August 13, 2004

Easily Retrieve File Attributes

Sometimes, filenames may contain characters like “.” and file-extensions may not necessarily be always 3 characters long. This code provides a handy way to get file attributes in a foolproof

Execute a Process Without a Hang

You may have noticed that running a process from Java using Runtime.exec() sometimes hangs the process. This is true especially in those cases where the process runs in the background.