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Can’t test this?

After a most unproductive chase after a stupid programming error  – tab completion for imports in groovy/eclipse is just not good because eclipse won’t tell you afterward that you accidentally imported another class that now changes the type of your parameter and you can spend hours trying to find that one … “MethodMissingError” thank you […]

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I like me some compact code

Lately Groovy has been the language of choice for my scripting needs. And slowly I am finding out how to do things in a groovy way instead of relying on shell commands that don’t always work as they would in a shell environment: “scp user@host:*.java .”.execute() is just not the same as executing the same […]