How to setup Apache Axis2 with Websphere Application Server 7 ( WAS7 ) –Under Construction–

  • Download Websphere artifact
  • Install Websphere
  • Create Profile
  • Deploy axis2 war
  • Alter the class loading in Axis2
  • Alter the class loading in websphere
  • access the service via web

How to run SOAPUI on Ubuntu Linux

Download SOAP UI

Change follwing JVM options ins to run on 64bit new Ubuntu version.


JAVA_OPTS=”$JAVA_OPTS -Dsoapui.jxbrowser.disable=true”

How to cool-down an over heating Lenova Thinkpad

Remove and reload the thinkpad_acpi module with enabling fan control. Set the fan level to disengaged.

rmmod thinkpad_acpi
modprobe thinkpad_acpi fan_control=1
echo "level disengaged" > /proc/acpi/ibm/fan

Now you will hear the fan run with full throttle. You can check the system temperature and fan speed with “sensors” tools. sensors tool comes with the lm-sensors package.

How to fix Maven3 AntRun Plugin issues

Maven 3.x Plugin Compatibility Matrix

Due to problems with class loader isolation, the Maven Ant Tasks cannot be run by the Maven AntRun Plugin with Maven 3.0. See MANTRUN-123 for details.

A temporary workaround seems to be the reverseLoader=”true” attribute for the :



<typedef resource="org/apache/maven/artifact/ant/antlib.xml" uri="urn:maven-artifact-ant" reverseLoader="true">

How to setup Apache Pig with Apache Hadoop

Download Hadoop 1.0.0 and setup as a multi node cluster.

Download Apache Pig 0.9.1 and extract.

Export HADOOP_HOME – place you install Apache Hadoop

Start Apache Pig with mapreduce mode


You will get the grunt prompt


Mysql ^ SUN => PostgreSQL.

What went wrong with mysql?  Grievance ..

Mysql missed the IPO and the independent future of the mysql. Most of the mysql customers are on LAMP stack and they like the way mysql is developed. Now mysql with SUN and under SUN’s marketing agenda. Will SUN allow the free flow of the mysql? NO…

SUN wants to promote their OS and the hardware with the SUN software using Mysql. After this acquisition LAMP developers will choose the Postgress over mysql.

Who wants something with string attached.