Category Archives: Java

March 13, 2012
Interface vs annotation driven events

Few days ago I was on a crossroad to design and implement simple notification system for one project. I was decided to go with standard interface-driven setup as common approach in Java since beginning. However after some googling I came accros another very interesting solution, EventBus. It’s a simple, annotation-driven event utility that’s part of […]

August 7, 2011
Non-ASCII file names in ZIP archive

Recently one of our clients reports a bug regarding usage of czech national characters in file names within ZIP archive. They just didn’t display correctly. After some analysis I discovered something I never believed is possible nowadays. Windows 7 has no native support for UTF-8 encoded file names in ZIP archive! Common Microsoft, it’s 2011 […]