Continuous Delivery-ready Gradle project with Artifactory and Sonarqube integration

When playing around with the concepts of Continuous Integration/Delivery/Deployment I struggled over Gradle builds and how to integrate them in these concepts. Gradle is getting more and more important in build tool landscape and so I created a template or archetype about how to use it. I choose a scenario that I saw already implemented […]

Logging in Groovy with replaceable Logger-implementations

With version 1.8 a great feature got into the release of Groovy: the groovy.util.logging.Slf4j-annotation. With that annotation you can create the logging facade which can be used then at runtime with different logging implementations. In this example I will use „simple logging“, „log4j“ and „logback“ as implementations.