What the blog?

Welcome to my place on the web. This site is mostly for hosting my portfolio, but I may post occasionally about things I find interesting.

..but this class doesn't connect to the network?!

The case of the mysterious network timeout

So I just spent an hour tracking down a bug in Correlate that was only appearing on a production server. Any web page that displayed NLP marked-up text would hang, eventually throwing a network timeout exception....