All posts tagged with 'JavaScript'

Oracle JET: JavaScript components for mere mortals?


The final post in this series is about adding a front end to the analytic queries created with jOOQ and published through Spring Boot / MVC throughout the previous posts: Database centric applications with Spring Boot and jOOQ Create a Oracle Database Docker container for your Spring Boot + jOOQ application Take control of your […]

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Writing your own Spring Boot starter: wro4j-spring-boot-starter


I’ve been using Wro4j by Alex Objelean for more than 4 years now in a “classic” Spring application, see my post from January 2012 here. The tool has been immensely useful and stable. With my setup at, i can disable concatenation and minification during development and have optimized resources during production without much hassle. […]

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How to fix jQuery UIs autocomplete width


I recently noticed that the combobox item on an jQuery UI autocomplete grows way beyond the textfield input which is kinda ugly. This is how i fix it (that is, make it as width as the input item): $.extend($.ui.autocomplete.prototype.options, { open: function(event, ui) { $(this).autocomplete("widget").css({ "width": ($(this).width() + "px") }); } });$.extend($.ui.autocomplete.prototype.options, { open: function(event, […]

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Add touch support to jQuery FancyBox 1.3.4


I’m using jQuery FancyBox on I still use version 1.3.4 which is released under MIT and GPL license, if i remember correctly version 2 has not been always available under an open license but i’m maybe wrong. But nevertheless, version 2 also lacks touch support like 1.3.4 does. This can be changed if you’re […]

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