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How To Solve “No available system font while editing PDF in Adobe Acrobat” Problem

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If you’ve tried editing PDF documents using Adobe Acrobat (using the Acrobat Touch Up Text Tool), then you’ve most probably come across this problem that says “No available system font”. Bummer. Now some of you might legitimately have the font when you created the PDF, but might have switched computers, went through an upgrade, or anything of that sort that caused you to...

Small Plastic Travel Bottles Used For Gym, Travel, Shampoo, Etc

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I’m leaving for a trip to taiwan this Monday! To Taipei in particular, and I’ll be away for 7 days 😀 I’m in the midst of packing now, and I realised how useful these bottles are. I got these plastic bottles a few weeks back, but only got to using them now. I’ve transferred my shampoo and body foam into them, and it’s really very handy because they’re so small...

Running UNIX commands in your Java application

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I was looking around for a method to run commands from the prompt automatically from within my Java application, and then I found it. Here’s the solution – and it works like a charm!
static void doExec1() throws IOException {
// use pipes and I/O redirection
// but without using a shell
Runtime runtime = Runtime.getRuntime();
runtime.exec(“ls | wc >out1”);
}

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