As I mentioned in an earlier post we’ve been parsing XML documents with the Clojure zip-filter API and the next thing we needed to do was create a new XML document containing elements which needed to be inside a namespace.
We wanted to end up with a...
As you probably saw by now, JetBrains just announced that they are working on a brand new statically typed JVM language called Kotlin.
I am planning to write a post to evaluate how Kotlin compares to the
other existing languages, but first, I’d like to...
The question I asked myself recently what seems to be one of those
for which the response should be quick and painless. So, when to send
the commit command to Solr (or Lucene)? Despite the simplicity of the
questions, the answer is not clear, at least in...
Most teams have High-Level Tests in what they call Functional Tests,
Integration Tests, End-to-End Tests, Smoke Tests, User Tests, or
something similar. These tests are designed to exercise as much of the
application as possible.
Recently, I was preparing a connection checker for Deployit’s powerful remote execution framework Overthere. To make the checker, as compact as possible, I put together a jar-with-deps1 for distribution.
AspectJ is the most powerful AOP framework in the Java space; Spring
is the most powerful enterprise development framework in the Java space.
It's not surprise that combining the two should lead to wonderful
things...In this article I'm going to show a...
On the internet, Java interview questions and answers get copied from
one web site to another. This can mean that an incorrect or out of date
answer might never be corrected. Here are some questions and answer
which are not quite correct or are now out...
Ok so it's it been a while since my last article on this topic...
The comments of course have been first rate, with opinions on
the wish-list have ranged from outright agreement to threats of violence
for even having such boneheaded ideas.
It's all good...
Over the last few months some guys at itemis and Düsseldorf
University have been working closely to bring out a solution to the open
in an effort to lessen the big gap we have currently in Eclipse
Ecosystem in the area of Requirements Management (RM)....
For some time I have been working on developing a Java web app using Spring MVC & Hibernate, and as many will have discovered, this throws up lots of questions with unit testing. To increase my coverage (and general test confidence) I decided to implement...