There are certain situations, when your website or web app stops responding. Your browser shows an hourglass, but your server load is never near 100%. What does you server do than?
Here is a short and easy way to find out what does your server do instead of serving up pages. More precisely, here is a way to find out where exactly your web app stops working.
We used this tool recently to find a hideous bug in a portlet. The portlet called a webservice, that was fast all the time, exce... [More]
Dear Blog, I'm sorry for not writing sooner and letting you guys without information for so long. I haven't been unfaithful, just, you know there was so many things to do and, then summer came, and then this project, and those deadlines, etc, etc, bla bla bla but to be perfectly honest: blogging is still really not my second nature. Not as much as I would like it to be. But now I’ll try a new approach, and instead of _not publishing_ 5 or 6 lengthy, whole night long, perfectly polished sto... [More]