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Last active Jan 12, 2017
Getting bndtools to generate a p2 repository

How to create a p2 repository from bndtools using as many off-the-shelf components as possible

This gist uses the gradle bnd-platform plugin, which creates a p2 repository based on user-supplied directives. To use this plugin in bndtools, bndtools recommends the following via its README:

If special Gradle build behavior is needed, beyond changes to the project's bnd.bnd file, then you should place a build.gradle file in the root of the project and place your customizations in there.

jonpasski / Getting Xcore to Work in
Last active Oct 11, 2016
Getting Xcore to Work in bndtools
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My goal is to get Xcore to work in bndtools, broken up into two sub-goals:

  • Get Xcore to work via the Eclipse UI with bndtools
  • Get Xcore to work via Gradle on the command line

Getting Xcore to Work via Eclipse UI

High level:

  • Create and configure Xcore project
jonpasski / gist:7916708
Created Dec 11, 2013
getRequestURI doesn't canonicalize the path :D
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String uri = request.getRequestURI().substring(request.getContextPath().length());
// do security checks that seem reasonable...
// no authentication needed, proceed w/o security checks
chain.doFilter(request, response);
jonpasski / gist:7642715
Created Nov 25, 2013
Worst (by my standards) python I've written in a while... I'm sure others hate different snippets more than this.
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def __repr__(self):
_dict = {}
# Forgive me Guido, for I have sinned. eval is the shepherd I shall not want
# TODO, refactor
for result in self.results:
return str(_dict)
jonpasski / gist:5599721
Created May 17, 2013
Disallowing XML external entities in Java SAXParserFactory
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import javax.xml.parsers.ParserConfigurationException; // catching unsupported features
import javax.xml.parsers.SAXParser;
import javax.xml.parsers.SAXParserFactory;
import org.xml.sax.SAXNotRecognizedException; // catching unknown features
import org.xml.sax.SAXNotSupportedException; // catching known but unsupported features
import org.xml.sax.XMLReader;
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