Deeper Into Grails And Cloud Foundry
Peter Ledbrook has posted a follow-up of his last Cloud Foundry post on the SpringSource blog. In this post, he discusses details of the magic behind GrailsTwitter (an example Grails-on-Cloud-Foundry application, the code for which is available on GitHub).
Griffon Plugin for NetBeans IDE 7.0
Griffon podcast (Spanish)
DZone interviews Tim Berglund on Groovy and Grails
Another Year With Grails
SpringOne/2GX 2011 will be held in Chicago on October 25-28. The Groovy speakers so far announced are Graeme Rocher, Guillaume LaForge, Jeff Brown, Peter Ledbrook, and Burt Beckwith; more speakers (along with session information) should be added soon.
Groovy++ 0.4.225 released
This morning, Alex Tkachman announced the 0.4.225 release of Groovy++, the statically typed “extension” of Groovy. With this new release, Groovy++ is now compatible with both the 1.7 and 1.8 branches of the Groovy core. Download Groovy++ from Google Code.
Create Lightweight Groovy Web Apps with Ratpack
James Williams has written a tutorial for Ratpack, the Groovy “micro web framework” which, inspired by Ruby’s Sinatra, “aims to make Groovy web development more classy.”
Load testing GWT applications with Selenium 2 and Gradle
A new post by Sven Lange on the Orientation in Objects blog, demonstrating a choice for load testing GWT applications: “a Gradle build file that executes a single JUnit test case several times in parallel.”
GR8Conf Speaker Interviews
Three more interviews were published in the GR8Conf speaker interview series this week: Evgeny Goldin, Peter Niederwieser, and Jochen Theodorou (technical lead of the Groovy project). GR8Conf Europe 2011 is just three weeks away. You can register at http://www.eu2011.gr8conf.org/.
Grails Scala Plugin – 0.6: compile Scala source code in /src/java and /src/scala directories of Grails application
Grails Git Plugin – 1.0-SNAPSHOT: integrate Git, the distributed version control system, into Grails project
Grails Serializable Session Plugin – 0.1: enforce session’s acceptance of serializable objects only