Testing Spring Boot applications with TestContainers and Selenium WebDriver – Part Three

Part One – Data access layer integration tests Part Two – Application integration tests Part Three – UI tests This is the third of a short series of posts showing how the TestContainers project can be leveraged to help test a Spring Boot application in a variety of ways. In the first post, we concentrated […]

Deploying a PlantUML Spring Boot application in a docker container to sloppy.io

I’m a big fan of including PlantUML diagrams for documentation using Asciidoc and Spring REST docs. Using PlantUML also saves time when visualising software designs as the cycle time of editing and seeing the new diagram can be much shorter that using drag and drop tools like Visio. PlantUML works by taking in textual notation […]

First look at Java support in Visual Studio Code

Microsoft recently released a Visual Studio Java extension pack and a Java Test Runner to the Visual Studio Code market place. The Visual Studio Java extension pack adds debugging support to the Red Hat language support for Java. The Java Test Runner adds support for executing JUnit tests. I’ve recently started to use Visual Studio […]