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Material Drawer and Toolbar Options

April 15, 2016Categories: Software, Tutorial
The latest couple of days I've spent in adding the Excellent Material Drawer to one of my applications. In my case, the drawer is shown on the second activity in the workflow. Below, I'll outline my experiments. Preamble First, the requirements are: An android application with one (or more…

Avoid Typing Password on Git Every Time on Windows

April 14, 2016Category: IT
Today I've updated Android Studio and, when I wanted to fetch stuff from git, it failed (connection issues). Initially, I thought it was because I'm behind a proxy, but all proxy settings were working OK (unchanged, also command line worked just fine). Apparently, the git plugin doesn't ask (anymore…

Set Up Concourse Behind a Proxy

April 7, 2016Category: IT
TL;DR : Most important thing is to find out if your proxy mangles/removes headers. If yes, then you need to contact your IT department. I've got the following error: Get https://registry-1.docker.io/v2 : net/http: request canceled while waiting for connection (Client.Timeout exceeded while awaiting…

Dark

March 22, 2016Category: Random
Today is a dark day. My thoughts are with the victims' families. Unfortunately, I don't know how to disable the add for a particular post...

Intercept OkHttpClient Response for Debug

March 16, 2016Category: Software
I wanted to log the data retrieved by OkHttpClient for debugging purposes. After digging for a while, the process seems quite straight-forward now. First, we create the OkHttpClient : Then, we add an interceptor: The interceptor code is: The main thing to remember is that one the response has…

Speed-Up your CV Updating on EPSO

March 10, 2016Categories: EPSO, IT, Tutorial
TL;DR : Open two browsers and use the script below to be quick in inputting your EPSO application. This tutorial is for: People who already have filled up their EPSO accounts and just need to copy-paste data around People with lots of entries Who is sick and tired of scrolling through the calendar…

Access Data Files for Local Tests in Android

March 9, 2016Category: Software
TL;DR: Put your data files in test/resources and access it with: I've got an android application with a module performing data processing (HTML scraping in fact). This part is pure java and all its tests are in the src/test path. My particular problem is that I have a set of (large-ish) files…

Use XPath in PL/PGSQL for Batch Processing

March 5, 2016Categories: Software, Tutorial
A while ago I had to process XML loaded in a PostgreSQL database. The task was to extract references from a publication structure. Fortunately, PostgreSQL allows you to use XPath in plpgsql , but there are some things you need to be aware. First, you need to note all namespaces: Then, you can use…

Change Decimal Comma to Dot in Excel Mac

March 3, 2016Categories: IT, Tutorial
TL;DR : There are two things you can do: Change in Language & Region -> Advanced... When converting a text to columns, you can specify the delimiter ( Step 3 of 3 -> Advanced... ) Regional settings The regional settings will affect all applications, not only Excel. Here you can specify the…

Definitive Tutorial to CM13 on LG G2 D802

February 24, 2016Categories: Hardware, IT, Tutorial
NOTE : You need to be able to reach download mode at least ( Power + Volume Up ). If you don't you need to go search somewhere else how to get to this point. Prerequisites You'll need the following: A Windows machine. Windows 8 is what I tried, but I think Win 10 will do as well. USB 2.0. I haven't…
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