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Configure Basic Authentication on Unirest for Java

1. Introduction This short tutorial is going to cover how to configure basic authentication on Unirest for Java, a simplified, lightweight HTTP request library built and maintained by Mashape. 2. Configure Basic Authentication on Unirest for Java 2.1. Library dependency

The only one Maven dependency for this example is the unirest-java, version 1.4.9. There […]


Vagrant – Copy Files and Folders From Host To Guest

1. Overview This tutorial will show how to copy files and folders from host to guest in Vagrant. 2. Copy Files and Folders from Host to Guest in Vagrant 2.1. Using Synced Folders or Shared Folders Synced folders or Shared folder enable Vagrant to sync a folder on the host machine to the guest machine, […]


How To Change Vagrant Virtual Machine Name

In this quick tutorial, we’re going to get through how to change Vagrant virtual machine name in VirtualBox GUI. This will help us identify the VM easily. By default, Vagrant sets the name of the virtual machine to the containing folder of the Vagrantfile plus a timestamp of when the machine was created, for example: […]


Where Does Vagrant Store Its Boxes After Downloading?

This quick tutorial is going to cover about where does Vagrant store its boxes after downloading. 1. Where does Vagrant store its boxes? By default, Vagrant stores its boxes after downloading in the directory defined by VAGRANT_HOME environment variable. As a result, On Mac OS X and Linux: ~/.vagrant.d/boxes On Windows: C:/Users/USERNAME/.vagrant.d/boxes 2. Change the […]


How To Install ActiveMQ on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)

1. Introduction Apache ActiveMQ is a popular and powerful open source messaging and Integration Patterns server. In this guide, we’re going to install ActiveMQ on Ubuntu 16.04. 2. Prerequisites Java 1.7 or later. The JAVA_HOME environment variable is set correctly. 3. Install ActiveMQ on Ubuntu 16.04 Manually 3.1. Download the ActiveMQ We can download the […]


Install Apache Kafka On Windows

This quick tutorial is going to cover how to install Apache Kafka on Windows. 1. Prerequisites Install Java (The latest released version of JDK 1.8 is recommended) 2. Download Apache Kafka Distribution Download an Apache Kafka distribution from its website. The current version is After downloading, extract it to any desired location, for example, […]


How To Pull A Docker Image And Run A Container

This quick tutorial is going to cover how to pull a Docker image and run a container. 1. List or Search For a Docker Image Before we can pull a Docker image and run a container, we should know its name first. And to do that, we can go to the Docker hub or Docker […]