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Author Archives: Geert Schuring

Connect Glassfish 3 to external ActiveMQ 5 broker


Introduction Here at ONVZ we’re using Glassfish 3 as our development and production application server, and we’re quite happy with its performance and stability, as well as the large community surrounding it. I rarely run into a problem that does not have a matching solution on stackoverflow or java.net. As part of our open source strategy we also run a ...

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Maven best practices


Although Maven offers a “convention over configuration” solution, there is still more then enough configuration necessary to cause some serious headache. In this post I will share some best practices with you that will ease maintenance of your POM files. Don’t use deprecated references like ${artifactId} or ${pom.artifactId}. Use the new ${project.artifactId} syntax. Note that this syntax follows the XML ...

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