IDE generated code - a good idea?

In my previous post I mentioned how pain acted as a trigger to positive action. In this post, let's analyse potential solutions to the problem I had mentioned in the above post and what can we learn from them.At the time of this incident, our team was using an…

Using Pain as a Trigger to Positive Action

Recently I gave a talk titled "Evolving with Java - How to Remain Relevant and Effective" in GIDS on the Java Day of the conference. The talk was centred around using pain as the triggering point for positive action.Let me tell you the incident that triggered this thought. It…

Micronaut External Config

In one of the previous posts, I described how to have configurations per environment and why it a bad idea to build your jar for every environment. Also we saw how to read configuration values from property sources.Many times you might not be in a position to enumerate your…

Micronaut - A common mistake with the use of @Value

Micronaut provides io.micronaut.context.annotation.Value for injecting value from the property source into a variable. Spring framework also provides a similar annotation.Can you spot the mistake in the below code?package com.nareshak; import io.micronaut.context.annotation.Value; import io.micronaut.http.MediaType; import io.micronaut.…

Micronaut Environment Specific Configuration

In my previous post I described the anti-pattern of rebuilding your artifacts for every environment and explained why it is a bad idea. I also mentioned that modern frameworks support environment specific out of the box. In this post let's see this in action using Micronaut.I will be using…