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ULID Identifiers and ULID Tools Website

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Historically, when I wanted to store data in a database, I (or the project/team I was on) used an incrementing integer to uniquely identify each row (e.g. th...

Simple Command Line Function to Decode JWTs

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I come across a lot of JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) these days, and I often want a quick way to see what information is encoded in them. An easy solution is to vis...

JDBI With Custom Types

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I’ve been using JDBI recently for interacting with a database in Java and I generally like it. It lets you write explicit queries, and it is relatively simpl...