How to install Subversion 1.7 from WanDisco repository on Debian Wheezy

Because my working copies have been migrated to 1.7, I really need this Subversion version even after Debian upgrade to Wheezy. And of course, I am lasy, I have no time to waste in compiling and want my Debian system to be clean – so I just want a debian package. WanDisco provides one… but …

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Get GWT working in WebSphere with details

I had to deploy a GWT application (2.x) based on GWT-platform into IBM WebSphere (6.1 and 7) and that was not piece-of-cake at all. It has been tested on JBoss (4.x) first without any issue. So what is wrong with WebSphere (or GWT) ? Available information in forums sounds more like magic than engineering: one …

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Digikam does not start ? Do not drop your database (yet) ! It may be fixed.

Here is a post to give some hope to Digikam users in trouble with their metadata database. Under some tricky conditions, Digikam may « corrupt » its SQLite database and then refuse to start with such messages: $ digikam QSqlDatabasePrivate::removeDatabase: connection ‘ConnectionTest’ is still in use, all queries will cease to work. QPainter::end: Painter ended with 2 …

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