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JavaScript routing in Play 2 (Scala edition)

In my previous post, I covered using JavaScript routing in Play 2 Java applications. Here’s the Scala version. It’s pretty much a copy of the previous article, to make it independent. One ...
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A good, lazy way to write tests

Testing. I’ve been thinking a lot about testing recently. As part of code reviews I’ve done for various projects, I’ve seen thousands of lines of untested code. This is not just ...
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Inferred exceptions in Java

It’s always nice to borrow and steal concepts and ideas from other languages. Scala’s Option is one idea I really like, so I wrote an implementation in Java. It wraps an object ...
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Back to Basics – good comments are targeted comments

I can’t think of a single person who enjoys writing comments in code. I don’t, my friends and colleagues don’t, and I’m pretty sure there isn’t a meetup group for fans of ...
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Eat your own dog food, but throw in some unknown biscuits for variety

Well, the example app that Jorge Aliss asked me to write to demonstrate a combination of SecureSocial and Deadbolt is working, and working nicely, and as soon as I’ve prettied it ...
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Play 2 – modules, plugins, what’s the difference?

There seems to be some confusion regarding Play 2 modules and plugins. I imagine this is because the two are often synonymous. In Play (both versions – 1 and 2) there are distinct ...
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Publishing Play 2 modules on github

Now you’ve doubtless followed my earlier guides on writing modules for Play 2, I imagine you’re keen to show your coding chops to the world. The problem is – and this is quite ...
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Writing modules for Play 2, part 2: Interceptors

In the first part of this tutorial, we looked at the bare basics for creating, publishing and calling a module. The module we created didn’t really do much, so now it’s time to ...
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Writing modules for Play 2, part 1: Get something working

A couple of weeks ago, I migrated the Play! framework 1.x version of Deadbolt to the Play 2 platform, and was surprised at the lack of information on creating modules. This topic was ...
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The all-new Play Module Repository

Back in November, I spoke to Nicolas Leroux of the Play framework about creating a module repository. He agreed it would be a good idea, but lack of time has prevented me from starting ...
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