Hi everyone. I’m happy to announce a Video Tutorial where I explain how to integrate one’s XPages Application with DB2 directly, and not through back-end Forms and Views. The trick here is to have a bit of JDBC understanding, as well as a basic understanding of Relational Databases and SQL Query. To work with this
Possible fix for Error 404 when logging into Bluemix via cf
Thu, Jun 19th 2014 8:41a John Jardin In the following Node.js Tutorial provided on the IBM Bluemix Cloud environment, you get asked to log in to Bluemix via cf (Cloud Foundry Command Line Interface) using the following command:
cf login -a https://api.mybluemix.net -o -s
For some reason, I kept getting the following error:
It seems the Endpoint URL changed, but even then, the above command didn’t work after using the new Endpoint URL. After some troubleshooting I finally managed to log in by doing the following:
In Termi [read] Keywords: ibm
TIP: Create global batch files for use in Terminal
Thu, Jun 12th 2014 7:44a John Jardin I’m slowly but surely becoming a huge fan of running my development workflows through Terminal on my Mac, especially in the case of mobile development using Appcelerator Titanium. This is a quick tip to show you how to group terminal commands into batch files and have these batch files accessible anywhere when working in Terminal.
I haven’t moved to Mavericks as yet, so my example below applies to Mountain Lion, but should also apply to Mavericks
In my example below, my batch f [read] Keywords: development
Possible fix for IDFA Warning when uploading to App Store
Fri, Jun 6th 2014 6:45a John Jardin Even though I’m not using any Advertising in my mobile app, I receive an IDFA warning from XCode before submitting my app to the App Store.
Thanks to this Article on the Appcelerator Developer Forum, I managed to fix the problem.
How Did I fix it?
Because I’m using the following Facebook Module (version 3.1.1) in my mobile app, the module makes use of the AdSupport Framework, which resulted in my app making use of IDFA.
To fix this, I downloaded and installed version 3.1.2 of th [read] Keywords: facebook
Quick fix for a Git Push via Terminal to BlueMix if fatal error occurs
Tue, May 27th 2014 12:04p John Jardin I’m going through a node.js tutorial for BlueMix and got stuck when trying to push some changes to the BlueMix Git Repository via Terminal.
When trying to perform a git push, I got the following timeout error:
warning: push.default is unset; its implicit value is changing in
Git 2.0 from ‘matching’ to ‘simple’.
error: RPC failed; result=22, HTTP code = 401
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
It seems I have an [read] Keywords: linkedin
BlueMix Tip: Fix error when installing Cloud Foundry CLI via HomeBrew
Fri, May 23rd 2014 12:39p John Jardin In this article I quickly show you how to sort out a Formula error that could occur when trying to install Cloud Foundry CLI via HomeBrew for IBM BlueMix.
My Machine Specs
Apple MacBook Pro: Max OS X 10.8.5
I tried to run the HomeBrew command line to install Cloud Foundry CLI…
brew install cloudfoundry-cli
…but received the following error:
Error: No available formula for cloudfoundry-cli
Why did this happen?
It’s simple. My version of HomeBrew was [read] Keywords: ibm
Appcelerator Titanium Fix for – dyld: Library not loaded
Thu, May 22nd 2014 12:11p John Jardin It seems that after upgrading XCode to version 5.1.1 on my Mac, my iPad Simulator through Appcelerator Titanium no longer works and receives the following error:
My Specs are the following:
Apple Mountain Lion: 10.8.5
Titanium Studio: 3.2.3
Mobile Application: 3.1.2GA SDK (iPad Only)
After some online searching and troubleshooting, I found the following JIRA Ticket that suggests using the “ios-sim” file from the “3.2.2 SDK” in your “3.1.2 SDK” [read] Keywords: apple
Let’s take a quick If Statement and type it out the most common way:
var whatAreMondays = "";
var areMondaysBlue = false;
whatAreMondays = 'Blue';
whatAreMondays = 'Awesome';
Behold…the 1 liner Syntax:
Install previous versions of iOS SDK in your current version of Xcode
Tue, Apr 15th 2014 6:19a John Jardin In some cases, one might be developing for iOS6 and therefore require the iOS6.1 SDK. Xcode 5 however, no longer has the iOS6.1 SDK installed. In this article I’ll show you how to install the iOS6.1 SDK in your current version of Xcode.
Download Xcode 4.6.3 to get the iOS6.1 SDK and Simulator
Make sure Xcode is closed. If you are using Appcelerator Titanium, make sure that’s closed as well.
Go to Apple’s Developer Center
Log into iOS Dev Center (You will need an Apple Develope [read] Keywords: apple