Andrey Hihlovskiy

Professional blog on groovy, gradle, Java, Javascript and other stuff.

Monthly Archives: December 2013

Gretty 0.0.7 is out!

Gretty 0.0.7 (gradle jetty plugin) is out! New: logback re-init on hot-deployment.

Gretty 0.0.6 is out!

gretty 0.0.6 (gradle plugin) is out!
News: support of jetty 7/8/9, servlet-api 2.5/3.0.1/3.1.0.
Merry Christmas! 🙂

Simple arithmetic: snail climbing a pole

A snail climbs all the way up a pole 12m high. It climbs 3m each day but slides down 2m each night. How long will it take the snail to reach the top of the pole?

GVM – tool for managing groovy/gradle versions

Just discovered GVM – Groovy enVironment Manager ( )
First impression: it’s like apt-get, but for groovy-based frameworks. Second impression: support of multiple versions is very useful thing.
Will use it at home and in office to automate installation of groovy-related stuff.

Gretty Plugin 0.0.5 is out

Gretty Plugin 0.0.5 is out and soon will be in maven central.

Gretty Plugin home:

Gretty Plugin is now on Maven Central

I published Gretty Plugin to maven central, coordinates: org.akhikhl.gretty:gretty-plugin:0.0.4.
Project home:

Gretty Plugin is actually gradle plugin for running web-applications under jetty 8.1.8 and servlet API 3.0.1.