Disabling C2 can be an option to speed up builds of smaller Java applications in CI systems, mainly when restricted to one or two CPU cores.
Configuring Spring Boot to Build a Docker Image with Azul Zulu and Debug Options
The Spring Boot Maven Plugin makes creating a Docker image from your app very easy! Let’s see how define the Java runtime used and more.
Build Rot: The Hidden Technical Debt in Maven and Gradle Builds
Explore the impact of Build Rot on build speed and test times, offering strategies for enhanced observability and Developer Productivity Engineering to optimize build processes.
“Transitioning to Java”: My First Book!
I like to describe this book as a beginner’s book for experts. Anyone who needs to get up to speed quickly using Java is my primary audience.
Foojay Podcast #19: How Working For Free For Fun Brought Me Fame and Fortune – Or At Least Some Of Each – In The End
Many developers spend a lot of their time on side projects. It’s an opportunity to learn new techniques and get involved in communities. But sometimes it can also lead to a new job.
Why Did We Choose Jakarta Faces for the UI of the Eclipse Starter for Jakarta EE?
This article explains why we chose JSF to build the Eclipse starter for Jakarta and why it deserves more love and attention!
Starting Docker Desktop with Spring Boot
In this article, we discuss Docker Desktop, including the Docker file, creating/pushing Docker images, creating/running Docker containers.
How to Publish a Java Maven Project to the Maven Central Repository
You can follow this article if you need to publish a Java Maven-based library or artifact to Maven.
Introduction to Maven Toolchains
How to make sure I can build projects projects on Java 8, 11, and 17 without having to constantly switch Java runtimes?
Lights, Camera, Action: GitHub Actions with Java (Part 1)
Learn how to create a GitHub Action job that will build and test a Java-based project using Maven or Gradle.
Faster Maven Builds (Part 2): Inside Docker
Following on from different techniques to fasten your Maven builds, I’d like to widen the scope and do the same for Maven builds inside Docker.