HTTP redirect and Cookies

Did you know that if a web server sends a HTTP 302 (redirect) response, with a set-cookie, the browser won’t take the cookie unless the cookie’s path is set to “/” ? This is how it can be set in Java (servlet):

I thought cookies are simple but in truth they are not. You…

installing n900 enhanced kernel with conflict

Tried to install enhanced kernal 2.6.28.10 on my n900 running PR1.3 firmware and got a message: ‘conflict with kernel-maemo’ Did a bit of googling and finally found these commands from: http://wiki.maemo.org/Kernel_Power basically, install manually via apt-get like so:

And don’t forget to take backup prior to doing any of this funky business!

Stateful & standalone apache XML-RPC server

Introduction Apache WS-XMLRPC is arguably one of the most popular Java xml-rpc library around. However having tasted the lightness of python I’m really missing the quick and easy SimpleXmlRpcServer. So here is a simple class that’ll do the job. Download WS-XMLRPC In case you haven’t got it already, here’s a link to the ws-xmlrpc download…