Random notes from a nearby land

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Http Proxy Source Ip And Tomcat

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Run into a situation recently where proxying applications with nginx has masked the source IP - which normally is just annoying, but with Atlassian’s Crowd it’s more of a problem, this can be solved in later versions (Tomcat 6.0.32+) as follows:

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The Uk And Snow

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The normally busy Tuesday morning terminal at London City Airport looking distinctly quiet and lonely, so far most flights are looking cancelled or seriously delayed, this might be one of those “interesting days” that people look forward to.

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The Low Points Of The High Street

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So in the last week we have had the announcement from both HMV and Blockbuster UK that they are entering administration and so cannot continue to trade as they used to, at the very least.

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The Nature Of Grief

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It’s now been a month or so since my little brother Glyn passed away and I’ve noticed that after the initial shock of knowing that he is gone I’m still having periods of melancholy, sadness and dearly wishing and hoping that he was still here.

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So Long Facebook

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Well today I made the decision to permanently delete my Facebook account, mostly because I just don’t trust it. Or them either, strangely liberating either way, Google plus works well for me so far.

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