How do you test error handling in your application? Do you? Is it at
all possible to simulate SocketTimeoutException, SQLException? Normally
2 replies - 3943 views - 02/29/12 by Jakub Holý in Articles
"An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made, in a narrow field."
When I setup Logstash for the very first time I...
1 replies - 7213 views - 02/27/12 by Kris Buytaert in Articles
On the majority of the teams that I’ve worked on there’s been a time
where everyone seems to be disagreeing with each other about almost
0 replies - 2170 views - 02/26/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
Our vision for Agile ALM Connect
is to bring together the leaders of different tools that are being used
across the application lifecycle. Therefore, I...
0 replies - 3331 views - 02/24/12 by Ian Skerrett in Articles
I’m currently working on a continuous delivery system where I work,
so I thought I would write something up about what I’m doing. The
2 replies - 10733 views - 02/23/12 by James Betteley in Articles
Tune in as VoltDB demonstrates our “mini SQL Management Studio” for
VoltDB built entirely in C#. During this webinar the presentation will...
0 replies - 3339 views - 02/16/12 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
I’ve seen it. I’ve seen the builds you never want to have to reckon
with. The kinds of build scripts that make you stop, take a deep
1 replies - 2447 views - 02/16/12 by Tim O'brien in Articles
The idea behind the technical debt metaphor
is that there is a cost to taking short cuts (intentional technical
debt) or making mistakes (unintentional...
2 replies - 12067 views - 02/15/12 by Jim Bird in Articles
In my latest post I described an approach we’d been taking when
analysing how to rewrite part of an existing system so that we could build the new...
0 replies - 2980 views - 02/14/12 by Mark Needham in Articles
One of the things that I did, almost by accident, when we started
Hibernating Rhinos was to create a CI server and a public daily build
1 replies - 6782 views - 02/13/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
Two weeks ago, all Scala projects required a little bit of extra
configuration to point to a custom repository for Scala artifacts hosted
0 replies - 2796 views - 02/09/12 by Tim O'brien in Articles
Goal: Execute the slow integration tests separately from unit tests and show as much information about them as possible in Sonar.
The first part – executing...
0 replies - 18579 views - 02/08/12 by Jakub Holý in Articles
I’m a big fan of unit tests (Surprise). When ever possible I practice
TDD. I like how that approach coerces <check this> me into making
0 replies - 2518 views - 02/08/12 by Jens Schauder in Articles
In my previous life as a consultant, one of our clients hired us to
"increase the code coverage" of their code base. We would not develop
1 replies - 4753 views - 02/07/12 by Sandro Mancuso in Articles
There's an old adage that goes something like: 'Do not talk about
religion or politics'. Why? Because these subjects are full of strong
4 replies - 6274 views - 02/07/12 by Alex Staveley in Articles
Over the course of the past few years, I’ve interacted with hundreds of people when talking about build tools and repository management. It continues to...
1 replies - 2767 views - 02/06/12 by Tim O'brien in Articles
A little while ago I posted an article called Findability is just So Last Year,
in which I argued that the current focus (dare I say fixation) of the...
0 replies - 5725 views - 01/31/12 by Tony Russell-rose in Articles
Configuration Management was always my passion.
Somehow, I have always had this thing for builds. I don’t know why,
it just happens to be that way. Over...
1 replies - 6428 views - 01/30/12 by Evgeny Goldin in Articles
There are a number of ways you can monitor the progress of your
Grails build: using the Hudson / Jenkins web app; or leveraging the API:
from your IDE,...
0 replies - 11218 views - 01/30/12 by Robin Bramley in Articles
Over the last two days I’ve read the old Java code of a board game. Although the game
still compiles and works (it even works on a Zaurus device) the code...
2 replies - 4948 views - 01/29/12 by Peter Karussell in Articles