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Re: [ljc] Ruby Versus Java - Trisha - you might think so, but I get chastised for being a java purist and doubting what I consider passing trends or inferior technologies - I'm getting on my high horse again, but I think most developers are arrogant deep down :P Sent from Jon Hatfield Aug 7, 2012 7:11 PM
RE: [ljc] Ruby Versus Java - It is tempting trouble a little bit to ask a java mailing list if ruby is better than j Trisha Aug 7, 2012 6:30 PM
Re: [ljc] Ruby Versus Java - On 7 Aug 2012, at 18:18, Kevin Wright wrote: > The main difference is that Ruby doesn't run on the JVM, unless you're referring to JRuby, in which case you'll not be able to use a number of "native" Ruby libraries, but you will gain access to Java li Ben Summers Aug 7, 2012 6:25 PM
Re: [ljc] Ruby Versus Java - The main difference is that Ruby doesn't run on the JVM, unless you're referring to JRuby, in which case you'll not be able to use a number of "native" Ruby libraries, but you will gain access to Java libraries. Kevin Wright Aug 7, 2012 6:11 PM
Re: [ljc] Ruby Versus Java - What constitutes "better" when discussing language syntax? You mention the JVM, are you talking about the standard ruby implementation or JRuby? I think such vague questions are little better than flamebait. Maybe you should read E Dave Snowdon Aug 7, 2012 6:09 PM
Re: [ljc] Ruby Versus Java - On 7 Aug 2012, at 17:55, alexander sharma wrote: > Hi > > I wanted to ask what the advantages are of using ruby over java. > > Is the syntax better? Matter of opinion, but it's certainly a lot more concise. > JVM? If you use JRuby, yo Ben Summers Aug 7, 2012 6:07 PM
Re: [ljc] InfoQ Java radar - Question... Does a vote for "compatibility" mean that you're voting to maintain the status quo, or voting to break compatibility in exchange for API cleanup? On 7 August 2012 09:58, Martijn Verburg Kevin Wright Aug 7, 2012 11:41 AM
InfoQ Java radar - Hi all, Here's an interesting poll you can vote in on the future of Java :-) Cheers, Martijn ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Charles Humble Date: 7 August 2012 09:15 Subject: Fwd: InfoQ Java radar To: Martijn Verburg Martijn Verburg Aug 7, 2012 9:58 AM
Ruby Versus Java - Hi I wanted to ask what the advantages are of using ruby over java. Is the syntax better? JVM? community? etc. Thanks alexander sharma Aug 5, 2012 5:52 PM
LJC Partner Events - Preview not available Aaron Braund Aug 3, 2012 7:23 PM
Fwd: [jug-leaders] [Please Participate] GlassFish T-Shirt Design for JavaOne - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Sharat Chander Date: 31 July 2012 19:22 Subject: [jug-leaders] [Please Participate] GlassFish T-Shirt Design for JavaOne To: [address removed], [address removed] Martijn Verburg Jul 31, 2012 7:24 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - >> As you say, we should use the technology that is best suited to the client but I'd like to avoid having to write a to Gemma Silvers Jul 31, 2012 5:58 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - I think you are completely correct about a return to rich clients. I believe there was a Steve Jobs quote (although I can't find it so maybe someone will correct me) along the lines of the Web returning us to the GUIs of the 1970s! The iPad, in p robert annett Jul 31, 2012 9:47 AM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Hi Steffen, My personal thoughts on this are that you are right if your goal is to develop a rich web "application" that is meant to behave in the same way as a local application. That is with a very user 10473138 Jul 30, 2012 9:48 PM
Fwd: [jug-leaders] Be in the 2012 Java Music Video - Any Hollywood, Bollywood or other would be film folk, feel free to self organise something around this! ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: michelle kovac Date: 30 July 2012 18:58 Subject: [jug-leaders] Be in t Martijn Verburg Jul 30, 2012 8:01 PM
Last Thursday's Event: Understanding Java Garbage Collection and What You Can Do About It' - Preview not available Anji Conroy Jul 30, 2012 2:10 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Hi there, this might be a bit out of the box thinking, maybe controversial. One point of view may be that: - we are getting back to a rich client / server architecture with main logic in the client, implemented in javascript - we are se Steffen Jul 30, 2012 2:00 PM
Re: [ljc] Spring MVC with JSF - I would agree re redundancy, jsf can be used with a presentation layer extension framework such as icefaces (probably newer ones out there now) to bind front end actions to EJB methods and control navigation (also VIA the ejbs). No need for MVCs. The icef Jon Hatfield Jul 30, 2012 11:07 AM
Re: [ljc] OSCON - Ben, (as an aside, there is FLOSS is important in energy grid management for one example http://openpdc.codeplex.com/, and is in quite a lot of military stuff and IBs and lots of other boring areas, but anyway) On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 12:04 PM, Be Bruce Durling Jul 29, 2012 2:11 PM
Re: [ljc] Spring MVC with JSF - Thiago, On Sun, 2012-07-29 at 01:19 -0400, Thiago C. S. Ventura wrote: > Hello, > > > I have been studying by Internet about the use Spring MVC with > JSF(together), but initially seem a redundancy, because the JSF > already does the MVC. > Russel Winder Jul 29, 2012 9:51 AM
Spring MVC with JSF - Hello, I have been studying by Internet about the use Spring MVC with JSF(together), but initially seem a redundancy, because the JSF already does the MVC. What do you think about this? Thiago C. S. Ventura Jul 28, 2012 3:43 PM
Re: Re: [ljc] Moving from fulltime to Contracting in Java - Coming to this one late, but when I arrived in London last year, the first work I got was a contract.  There was a fair bit of head scratching involved, as some of the laws are different than where I am from. Richard Conroy Jul 27, 2012 2:38 PM
Thanks, and take a look at JAX London - Hi everyone, Great over the last few meetups to see some familiar and new faces, bo Mark Hazell Jul 27, 2012 12:29 PM
Fwd: [jvm-l] Request for comments: Methods as properties on POJOs, composite MOP operations, oh my - Hi all, This is a pretty important piece of work for the JVM, I encourage you to take a look! Cheers, Martijn ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Attila Szegedi Date: 27 July 2012 01:42 Subject: [jvm-l] Reque Martijn Verburg Jul 27, 2012 9:35 AM
Re: [ljc] Moving from fulltime to Contracting in Java - You'd have to be using some pretty dubious tax avoidance scheme for that scenario to play out. Craig On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 6:18 PM, @sleepyfox < Craig Silk Jul 27, 2012 12:46 AM
Re: [ljc] OSCON - On 26 July 2012 10:18, robert annett < [address removed] > wrote: Richard Melville Jul 26, 2012 7:01 PM
Re: [ljc] Moving from fulltime to Contracting in Java - I recommend that you pay the tax you owe and help support the nation. To do that there are a number of umbrella companies like Giant Group (whom I have used in the past, and happily recommend) that just process your payroll and handle N @sleepyfox Jul 26, 2012 4:32 PM
Re: [ljc] OSCON - Although I wouldn't say that F/OSS is hard to get into, I *do* find the holier-than-thou attitude of many of its 'free' advocates incredibly annoying. For example, OSX is not a pure as linux, which in turn is not as pure as HURD (remember that?) I s robert annett Jul 26, 2012 4:00 PM
Re: [ljc] Moving from fulltime to Contracting in Java - Hey guys, We are in the process of helping someone with a contract. He is open to both using Umbrella companies or Barry Cranford Jul 26, 2012 3:40 PM
OSCON - Hi, Martijn, Trish and I were out at OSCON 2012 last week. I'll do a full write-up soon, but for now, Trish has a short blog post: http://mechanitis.blogspot.co.­uk/2012/07/oscon-day-one.html which poses an important question - why isn't F/OSS seen Ben Evans Jul 26, 2012 12:04 PM
What to Expect: Understanding Java Garbage Collection and What You Can Do About It - 26/7/12 - Preview not available Anji Conroy Jul 25, 2012 7:07 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Karl Thanks for the link; I thought that it was a good, balanced article :-) Richard Melville Systems Architect cellularity.co.uk +44 20 Richard Melville Jul 25, 2012 9:37 AM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Karl, Thanks a lot for the link. Yeah... Richard Gomes Jul 25, 2012 8:37 AM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Richard, To be honest I do have a bit of a knee jerk reaction to pointless lock downs like "Trusted Computing" so odds are I'm over reacting. Though, I don't think I'm wrong in expecting the worst from corporations. user 10473138 Jul 24, 2012 9:42 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Karl, Sorry for my ignorance about such thing, but Richard Gomes Jul 24, 2012 6:51 PM
Re: [ljc] Project Jigsaw to be dropped from Java 8? - Hum, interesting article, and it's not the response I expected (which was more promotion of OSGi as an alternative to Jigsaw ;-)  ) I wonder if a nice Java module system such as Jigsaw will, or even just *can*, be made... I mean, I'm no expert Bruno Medeiros Jul 24, 2012 5:54 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Richard, I can't say I agree with companies using tax havens in any way and I'd never use the "But they all do it." argument, because they all should NOT do it. So I'd just have to go on the basses that Canonical pro user 10473138 Jul 23, 2012 9:37 PM
Re: [ljc] JSON representations - help..! - Hi James, JSR 353 is raised to introduce JSON processing in Java EE 7 which we are adopting in the LJC. You can find out more about it here: htt Somay Jul 21, 2012 8:48 PM
Available speakers for jdays (Dec 3-5) - Hi all, Anette is looking for speakers in Gothenburg for her new Java conference, you can contact her directly. Don't forget, you can also add yourself to our speakers list at:  Martijn Verburg Jul 21, 2012 7:17 PM
Re: [ljc] JSON representations - help..! - Hi James, Apologies for the late reply, I've been at Oscon in the US. I spoke with Arun Gupta there (JEE Evangelist for Oracle) and indeed (at this stage) there is no intent to provide a JAXB like library for JSON. So you will be Martijn Verburg Jul 21, 2012 6:53 PM
ServiceMix - Hi Does anyone know the difference between Apache ServiceMix 3 and ServiceMix 4. Giving a presentation on this soon and was wondering if anyone knows about this technology. Cheers alexander sharma Jul 20, 2012 3:32 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Karl I sympathise with your issues regarding Intel and nVidia, although Intel has always been very supportive of the free software movement in relation to its own drivers.  What I don't understand is why you have no issues with C Richard Melville Jul 20, 2012 2:02 PM
Tech question - Hello All, Apologies, I dont frequently contribute to the discussions presented, but I I just wanted to gath tapan Jul 20, 2012 1:11 PM
JSON representations - help..! - Could use a leg-up on this one. We have a Java EE 6 app with JAX-RS and JAXB stuff for XML/RESTful API. We have a request for JSON support. Adding this is trivial at the JAX-RS end but the representations differ between Glassfish and JBoss. James Green Jul 20, 2012 12:00 PM
Re: [ljc] Project Jigsaw to be dropped from Java 8? - I wrote down some thoughts on this from an OSGi perspective: Neil Bartlett Jul 19, 2012 8:18 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Thanks so much for the extra help Richard :) On 19 July 2012 09:21, Richard Gomes < [address removed] > wrote: user 10473138 Jul 19, 2012 8:02 PM
Re: [ljc] Project Jigsaw to be dropped from Java 8? - Disappointed, but it is preferable to slipping the Java 8 release. Mike. On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 2:42 PM, Richard Warburton wrote: >> I'd be interested to hear people's thoughts on this: >> >> http://www.theregister Michael Barker Jul 19, 2012 4:46 PM
Re: [ljc] Project Jigsaw to be dropped from Java 8? - > I'd be interested to hear people's thoughts on this: > > http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/07/19/oracle_scales_back_java8_plans/ > > My own personal view is that, yes it's a shame if they drop Jigsaw - but as long as we get project Lambda I think we Richard Warburton Jul 19, 2012 12:06 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - >And no, Scala isn't "as powerful" as Java, the language didn't wish to stoop that low. >It's a great deal more powerful. Scala, Java, C++, C#, Ada etc are all Turing Complete ( robert annett Jul 19, 2012 11:20 AM
Project Jigsaw to be dropped from Java 8? - I'd be interested to hear people's thoughts on this: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2­012/07/19/oracle_scales_back_j­ava8_plans/ James Bowkett Jul 19, 2012 9:22 AM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi, at home I have an old core 2 duo desktop with 4 GB of RAM connected to a 24" FH display and running fedora linux. I always carry a macbook air, and because I sometimes use an old thinkpad x60 with freebsd I like to work with a josemiguel Jul 18, 2012 9:01 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hello Karl, I found this:    Richard Gomes Jul 18, 2012 8:19 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Play is a framework for developing websites, so it's no more a language than struts is. As for scala, your colleague is mis-informed, it makes *java* look like a scripting language.  Just consider: Scala: fully object o Kevin Wright Jul 18, 2012 3:59 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Fantastic thanks Peter :) On 18 July 2012 14:51, Peter Reisinger < [address removed] > wrote: user 10473138 Jul 18, 2012 3:50 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Somay Jul 18, 2012 3:14 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Karl, I found this pdf ( http://tldp.org/HOWTO/pdf/Debi­an-Binary-Package-Building-HOW­TO.pdf ) to be quite good, short and straight to the point. Peter Reisinger Jul 18, 2012 11:40 AM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Hi, Are play and scala as powerful as java i.e. can you do EJB, jms, mdbs... I hear lots of praise, they look a bit odd syntax to me though, and my colleague thinks they are like scripting languages? Thanks, Jon Sent fr Jon Hatfield Jul 18, 2012 11:35 AM
Re: Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Thanks everyone for your feedback and suggestions. After going through your suggestions and doing a small PoC on Spring MVC, I think my problem is not the framework actually.  Looking at the code ( Deepak Nayal Jul 18, 2012 9:13 AM
Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - Hello Guys , In my opinion I prefer puzzles if I am recruiting for a product company as In today's world time complexity is something we are fighting for in product market .  However when it comes to service company, Puzzles are of Vinay Kumar Gupta Jul 17, 2012 9:28 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - In terms of tech I guess I would not be too far away from what Kevin lists.  Although I would swap the Mac for a Lenovo X220 or X1 (especially when they get upgrade to Intel Ivy bridge chipset) running Ubuntu on an SSD. As well as the laptop I wo John Stevenson Jul 17, 2012 8:40 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Bro, If yo are the sole developer of your starup, then let me perhaps shed some lit for you (or perhaps not!) Stackoverflo andrew Jul 17, 2012 8:00 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Yes, can also highly recommend Play for Java and/or Scala.  On Tuesday, 17 July 2012, Colin Soho Cobra Vipurs wrote: Our web te Chris Webb Jul 17, 2012 7:43 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - Joda Time allows you to play around with the system time. Replace 'new Date()' or System.  with 'new DateTime().toDate()'. Then you can do things like: //Change to specific time DateTimeUtils.setCurrentMillis­Fix Carlos Roman Jul 17, 2012 5:10 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Peter, Sorry to go off topic a bit, but do you have any recommended reading on how one might go about creating deb packages? I know of http://www.debian.org/doc/manu­als/maint-guide/ user 10473138 Jul 17, 2012 4:23 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Our web team has been using Play for a few months now and I hear nothing but good things about it. This is from a team that had no previous scala experience. On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 5:56 PM, Craig Silk wrote: > Quick reply, Colin Vipurs Jul 17, 2012 4:14 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - If you're coming fresh to web development on the JVM, then surely Play! has got to be the place to start? On 17 July 2012 14:59, James Bowkett < Kevin Wright Jul 17, 2012 3:12 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - The dream setup? I'd start with a retina macbook pro, maxed out on HDD and memory. (because I don't always sit in the house) Then one of these as a separate screen:  Kevin Wright Jul 17, 2012 3:10 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi, my "home setup" is just laptop (if we talk hardware), software - xubuntu as os (as it is easier for me to create and test deb packages, run and configure tomcat, automate stuff etc.), sts (which is basically eclipse with s Peter Reisinger Jul 17, 2012 1:44 PM
Re: [ljc] "Ideal" home development setup - Hi Andy, My ideal set up would be: 1. Powerful AMD based workstation with 16Gigs RAM and a suitably powerful Radeon graphics card. This would be running Xunbuntu with KVM vm's of Ubuntu server, Windows, and OSX.     - I no longer user 10473138 Jul 17, 2012 1:41 PM
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Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - I agree 100% with Russel.  Please remember that many scenarios and puzzles rely on cultural context for the candidate to answer correctly. In the US many years ago a British friend of mine went for an interview. He was asked robert annett Jul 17, 2012 10:56 AM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - I don't think that would help with this specific case, but that looks like a very useful library for some other parts of the code. Thanks! Stephen On 16 July 2012 14:35, Luigi Bitonti < Stephen Henderson Jul 17, 2012 10:42 AM
Re: Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - Hi Stephen,     we tend to do these tests (in Ruby) at the integration level and not the unit level. We also use libraries that allow us to stub out the system time. regards, Richard Richard Conroy Jul 17, 2012 10:18 AM
"Ideal" home development setup - Hi all, I'm hoping this is an appropriate question f Andy Dickinson Jul 17, 2012 9:06 AM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - I think the underlying problem is that you're dealing with an implicit singleton - the system clock. So I'd recommend factoring that out with a custom interface, and take control of it for test purposes. On Mon, 2012-07-16 at 13:57 -0400, Neil Burkhard Kloss Jul 16, 2012 10:13 PM
Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - I have a particular skill set in mind when I've interviewed, and I've constructed specific problems - Jack Shirazi Jul 16, 2012 7:19 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - On Mon, 2012-07-16 at 12:59 -0400, Deepak Nayal wrote: > Thanks Abdenour, > > > I guess I will have to migrate to the an MVC framework. But I am > getting torn between using Spring MVC and Grails. Based on my > research, I understand that Spring M Russel Winder Jul 16, 2012 7:18 PM
Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - Preview not available Kim Jul 16, 2012 7:11 PM
Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - On Mon, 2012-07-16 at 12:58 -0400, Anup wrote: […] > Is it fair game to ask a puzzle question(logical or otherwise) during > a technical interview to the candidate? Especially if you weigh in the > response to the puzzle when you make a decision abo Russel Winder Jul 16, 2012 7:10 PM
Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - I don't like these puzzles. Just getting that off my chest. If the candidate can't explain how he/she got to the answer then he/she has probably seen the question (or very similar) before and knows the answer but doesn't und Craig Silk Jul 16, 2012 6:32 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - As some of the other replies have said: sometimes you just *have* to test this way. There are some things you can do if you can get a signal back when the task is "done" but then you risk your tests actually changing the behaviour of what they're testi Neil Bartlett Jul 16, 2012 6:15 PM
Re: [ljc] to puzzle or not to puzzle - I think it's absolutely fair as long as you need a employee that has this skill. I think I would never have anything in my recruitment process that could exclude a valid candidate. On 16 July 2012 Luis de Pablo Jul 16, 2012 6:12 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Thanks Abdenour, I guess I will have to migrate to the an MVC framework. But I am getting torn between using Spring MVC and Grails. Based on my research, I understand that Spring MVC is very powerful but complex, whereas Grails is very Deepak Nayal Jul 16, 2012 5:53 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Preview not available Thiago C. S. Ventura Jul 16, 2012 5:23 PM
to puzzle or not to puzzle - Hi all, Since this forum is great for discussing ideas (especially related to agile and interviews), I need your opinion on something that has been occupying my mind for a while. Is it fair game to ask a puzzle question(logical or otherwise) Anup Jadhav Jul 16, 2012 4:17 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Quick reply, Look at Spring MVC if you want to see what most Enterprise Java shops are using. Look at the Play framework if you want to see something a little newer and cooler but I doubt there are many places a Craig Silk Jul 16, 2012 4:04 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 If the code being tested uses methods like Thread.sleep() and System.currentTimeMillis() for its timeouts, you can create a Clock facade for those methods. The unit test can then pass in its own Clock i Michael Rogers Jul 16, 2012 3:22 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 5:23 AM, Deepak Nayal < [address removed] > wrote: Michael Kimsal Jul 16, 2012 2:55 PM
LJC Partner Events - Preview not available Aaron Braund Jul 16, 2012 2:31 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Hi Deepak, Somay Jul 16, 2012 2:12 PM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 10:23 AM, Deepak Nayal wrote: > 2a) If I use an MVC framework, such as Spring MVC or Grails or Apache > Wicket, will that help me clean up this mess and separate the Java code from > HTML pages? > 2b) Probabl Alex McLintock Jul 16, 2012 1:19 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - My immediate (and I admit very generalising) thought is that if it involves using threads, sleeps etc then it isn't a unit test. Are you sure you aren't better off moving these tests into a performance testing/non-functional framework and lea robert annett Jul 16, 2012 12:50 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - Are you maybe looking for something like this: http://code.goo Luigi Bitonti Jul 16, 2012 12:31 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - Hi Steve, Generally speaking, unit testing multi threaded code is hard/impossible unless you've encapsulated your concurrency policy. The simplest approach is to pass in an executor service as a de Jose Llarena Jul 16, 2012 12:12 PM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - I can point you to two chapters "Unit Testing and Threads" and "Testing Asynchronous Code" from book Growing Object-Oriented Software, Guided By Tests. Might help. On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 10:43 Shaibaz Khan Jul 16, 2012 11:35 AM
Re: [ljc] Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - Hi Stephen, I don't have any experience with this my self, but if you're testing a time out, thus the passing of a fixed interval of time, surely the only thing you can do use a sleep, or provide stubs that hang indefinitely. Is your time out len user 10473138 Jul 16, 2012 11:10 AM
Re: [ljc] Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Hi Deepak, From first glance, you're mixing java within jsp pages, which is a bad practice, and maintenance nightmare, In the future if you want to migrate to different version, you won't be able to use Abdenour Bali Jul 16, 2012 10:40 AM
Good practices for unit testing timeout logic and avoiding "sleeping snail" test cases? - Hi, Does anyone know any good resources or tips for unit testing code involving timeout logic? In our case we're implementing a web-service with a "graceful degredation" approach for serving personalised content within a strict Stephen Henderson Jul 16, 2012 10:35 AM
Please help with [Java] MVC framework adoption - Hi All, I am new to web development and have been working on my first web project using Java/JSP for some time n Deepak Nayal Jul 15, 2012 10:54 PM

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