Home » Author Archives: Tomasz Kalkosiński

Author Archives: Tomasz Kalkosiński

I work as a software developer at TouK with Java and Grails being my primary tools. After ten years of my programming I stay passionate about my work. I believe that there's always a room for improvement of skills you already have and plenty of things to learn ahead.

How to use mocks in controller tests


Even since I started to write tests for my Grails application I couldn’t find many articles on using mocks. Everyone is talking about tests and TDD but if you search for it there isn’t many articles. Today I want to share with you a test with mocks for a simple and complete scenario. I have a simple application that can ...

Read More »

How to keep session in HttpBuilder with cookies


In my real-world scenario I have a REST service for AJAX purposes. It renders data series for graphs. I want to test it with groovy’s excellent HttpBuilder. There is a problem though – these requests are only available for already logged in users. In this post I present a complete solution to maintain a session state between HttpBuilder‘s requests. Session ...

Read More »
Want to take your Java Skills to the next level?
Grab our programming books for FREE!
  • Save time by leveraging our field-tested solutions to common problems.
  • The books cover a wide range of topics, from JPA and JUnit, to JMeter and Android.
  • Each book comes as a standalone guide (with source code provided), so that you use it as reference.
Last Step ...

Where should we send the free eBooks?

Good Work!
To download the books, please verify your email address by following the instructions found on the email we just sent you.