Articles for April, 2010
In this tutorial we are going to build a simple todo app that is able to store simple todos in a database. The user is able to add new todos or delete old ones by clicking on a todo. For this tutorial we won’t use maven to keep it simple – if maven integration is desired – take a look at this tutorial. (more…)
Searching for nice coding kata sites I found this one – codingkata.org – I really liked because of the quick start and nice maven integration.
The goal is to build a small macro plugin deployable via the Confluence plugin API rendering some spaces.
Please note that I am going to build the plugin using just Maven and not the Atlassian Maven Wrapper called the “Atlassian Plugin SDK” – more information about that is available at the Atlassian website.
The macro output will be rendered using a Velocity template and all messages are stored for i18n in properties files bundled with the plugin.
Having written the article “How to build a Confluence SOAP client in 5 minutes” some readers asked me for some more information and help using the JAX-WS plugin that I mentioned in the article instead of the Axis plugin – so here we go (more…)
In a maven project there are lots of dependencies to handle – often one wants to know which version of a software comes from.
The solution to this problem is the Maven Dependency Plugin which helps you to find used/unused/declared/undeclared dependencies in your project.
In addition the plugin allows you to copy or unpack artifacts. (more…)
Building a simple IMAP Client that displays the subject of the messages in the “inbox” Folder using Maven (I just like Maven). (more…)