The Culture of Code



Booting Spring Webapp

Spring Boot is an excellent tool to bootstrap java application. Most of the references mention how to create a standalone java application, optionally with embedded web server (tomcat or jetty). But Spring Boot supports also creating web applications intended to run within servlet container.


WebJars: Easy Packaging Client Libraries

When developing java web application it is often annoying to manage third-party javascript libraries. Especially, when it is necessary to upgrade some of them. The project “WebJars” makes a life easier for such lazyefficient developers, like me :-) There is a wide range of popular javascript libraries packaged int Jar archives and ready to be included as a dependencies into your project. It is described in the documentation how to configure resource mapping in a web framework of your choice.