Betterrev re-write in something that works
mikeb at mycosystems.co.uk
Sat Aug 30 18:32:36 UTC 2014
JEE sounds good on balance.
Tech evaluation.. is great, but widely used "mission critical" (sorry!) stuff often needs to be a bit "state of the arc"
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> On 30 Aug 2014, at 18:52, Martijn Verburg <martijnverburg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Drop Wizard might be - but I want to avoid the same issue we had with
> Play/Akka and its ecosystem - which is/was that developers struggled to
> pick up that stack as well as the core application itself. I'm concerned
> that there's a few Red Bus factors, e.g. The build (me), knowledge of Play
> (sort of a couple of us), Akka (again a few). We've spent far to many hack
> days explaining the core tech as opposed to building functionality. I think
> if we want broader volunteer adoption we need to go with a more common dare
> I say it stds based stack.
> I've calmed down somewhat since nearly rage quitting on Friday ;-). I'll
> give a move to Java EE 7 a go with Ben (he's recently done a project in
> anger on there, so combined with my JAva EE 6 javacountdown knowledge we
> should be able to port it). I'll do this is in a separate branch of course
> and I may yet bravely return to the Play version (but since it's completely
> broken our CRUD with the latest release, colour me not so impressed).
> Hand on heart - I take the blame for this, it's the sort of tech evaluation
> that we preach which we didn't run ourselves for this project.
>> On 30 August 2014 11:15, Mani Sarkar <sadhak001 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Martijn, Mario,
>> I'll be happy to help - lets chat at the next hackday if not before that
>> at the next LJC event.
>> @Martijn - are DropWizard or Spring-boot viable options ?
>> On Fri, Aug 29, 2014 at 6:29 PM, Martijn Verburg <martijnverburg at gmail.com
>>> The project is on BitBucket - AdoptOpenJDK org, very happy to have
>>> volunteers - but I'll need a solid day with a Java EE person to port it
>>> first (I'm familiar enough with Java EE - but a migration is faster with
>>> extra pair of eyes).
>>> On 29 August 2014 18:25, Mario Torre <neugens.limasoftware at gmail.com>
>>>> On monday I'll go to visit my university, perhaps I can find somebody
>>>> interested in helping out, seems like a fun project.
>>>> Can you share the link again?
>>>> Il 29/ago/2014 18:50 "Martijn Verburg" <martijnverburg at gmail.com> ha
>>>> Hi all,
>>>>> The Play/Scala/Akka/Scala Templating architecture has brought us much
>>>>> and suffering for very little gain. Add to that TypeSafe's attitude of
>>>>> breaking everything on each minor upgrade is making me thing about a
>>>>> to Java EE.
>>>>> Are there any Java EE proficient folks on this list that can help me
>>>>> our existing project over?
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