Month: May 2016

  • Eurovision Song Contest 2016 – all my favourites

    http://www.eurovision.tv/page/timeline#Final https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfnhDfy8AjU – Italy: Francesca Michielin – No Degree of Separation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3pvhx0z3ZFI – Austria: Zoë Straub – Loin d’ici https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vytgHD2pqyk – the Netherlands: Douwe Bob – Slow Down https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP3USrYpr5w – Belgium: Laura Tesoro – What’s The Pressure

  • Eurovision Song Contest 2016: Zoë Straub – Loin d’ici (Austria)

    http://www.eurovision.tv/page/history/year/participant-profile/?song=34053 My other favourite!

  • Eurovision Song Contest 2016: Francesca Michielin – No Degree of Separation (Italy)

    http://www.eurovision.tv/page/history/year/participant-profile/?song=33443 My favourite!

  • XQuery …

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XQuery http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2005/03/02/xquery.html – Bob DuCharme: Getting Started with XQuery http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920035589.do – O’Reilly Media book on XQuery, 2nd Edition https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/XQuery https://www.w3.org/XML/Query/#implementations https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saxon_XSLT – “Saxon is an XSLT and XQuery processor …“ https://sourceforge.net/projects/saxon/files/ https://sourceforge.net/projects/saxon/files/Saxon-HE/9.7/readme97.txt http://www.saxonica.com/documentation/index.html#!about/installationjava http://www.saxonica.com/documentation/documentation.xml http://www.saxonica.com/html/documentation/using-xquery/ http://www.saxonica.com/html/documentation/using-xquery/commandline.html

  • O’Reilly Media book: XQuery, 2nd Edition

    http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920035589.do http://www.datypic.com/books/xquery/examples.html – sample queries and XML files http://www.xqueryfunctions.com I am executing the examples with Saxon (“Home Edition”), e.g.: $ saxon net.sf.saxon.Query example0105.xqy It does help though to have a more serious look at Saxon’s “using XQuery” (on the command line) documentation. There are quite a few command line options, and some of them may be […]

  • XQuery on Wikipedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XQuery

  • Jenkins CI: how easy is the migration to Jenkins-2? 1st attempt – looks like completed successfully

    https://jenkins.io created a copy of my start-up script rcjenkins by the name of rcjenkins2 downloaded http://mirrors.jenkins-ci.org/war/2.0/jenkins.war to $HOME/JENKINS_WARS/jenkins-2-000.war I don’t see a need to change anything regarding JENKINS_WARS and the way I select the .war I want to start within rcjenkins resp. rcjenkins2 installed all available, updatable plugins within “Manage Plugins”; in order to be sure, […]

  • Jenkins CI: how easy is the migration to Jenkins-2? 1st attempt – looks like completed successfully

    https://jenkins.io created a copy of my start-up script rcjenkins by the name of rcjenkins2 downloaded http://mirrors.jenkins-ci.org/war/2.0/jenkins.war to $HOME/JENKINS_WARS/jenkins-2-000.war I don’t see a need to change anything regarding JENKINS_WARS and the way I select the .war I want to start within rcjenkins resp. rcjenkins2 installed all available, updatable plugins within “Manage Plugins”; in order to be sure, […]

  • the complete “Concert for George”, Royal Albert Hall, 2002 – George Harrison’s memorial concert (2002-11-29), one year after his death

    Read the text coming with the video on YouTube! Great memorial show! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concert_for_George

  • Anoushka Shankar: “Traces Of You” – featuring Norah Jones

    The first music I heard today on the radio. But the radio announced it as “Anoushka Shankar …”, not Norah Jones, so I thought: Well, these half-sisters have rather similar voices. But in fact it was Norah Jones singing, just on Anoushka’s album. I had never heard of Anoushka before, and when searching for her […]