Rundown: The First
The first installment of The Rundown where I share with you software development things you’re sure to find interesting.
What matters is having explicit tests that make it easy for you to understand both 1) what is failing, and 2) how you can fix it quickly. – Zach Holman
I see so many integration tests that test something, but just what is hard to tell. And worse, when they fail, they don’t help determine what exactly went wrong.
Spring RestDocs with the Spring Auto Restdocs extension
Documentation is hard. The least you can do is document your public API. This project makes documenting a Spring Boot microservice a snap. Vanilla Spring Restdocs was a verbose way of creating documentation. The extension uses your javadoc to create the documentation, helping you stay DRY. I’ll have a tutorial on this soon.
Mike Sullivan Cloud native ninja
The incredible web-mode
The Upside Down Economics of Building Your Own Platform
Write your own framework. Make your own cache. Do it ourselves, what could go wrong? How about everything!
Ska Modus Mandrina IPA
Because, after looking at code all day, you could use a cold brew. Not-too-fruity orange ipa with Mandarina Bavaria hops. This one’s for the summer.
That’s the Rundown. Let me know if you found any of this interesting.