Ryan Bloom makes cover of JDJ

A former co-worker of mine at Red Hat, Ryan Bloom, has made the cover of Java Developer’s Journal with his article on “Debugging JDBC with a Logging Driver”. It’s a great article on creating a JDBC driver which logs all of the SQL calls being made. I use it on my project now and it is extremely valuable.


Resetting terminal

Have you ever run cat on a file and mess up your terminal? I’ve done this so many times
and until last week I knew only one way to fix it, close the terminal!

corrupted font

If you type carefully the command


you can salvage the

fixed font