March 3, 2015
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Gretty version 1.1.9 is out and immediately available at github, bintray, maven central and gradle plugin portal!
Gretty version 1.1.9 introduces full isolation of it’s own logging system (slf4j/logback) from the constituent web-applications. Now web-applications are free to use any logging system – Gretty does not interfere and does not force logback to be used.
Also Gretty 1.1.9 solves problems with farm configuration when farm is defined in the parent project and web-applications are defined in child projects.
At last Gretty 1.1.9 includes upgrades of the following components to their latest versions:
- jetty7: 7.6.15.v20140411 -> 7.6.16.v20140903
- jetty9: 9.2.3.v20140905 -> 9.2.7.v20150116
- selenium: 2.44.0 -> 2.45.0
- spock: 0.7-groovy-2.0 -> 1.0-groovy-2.4
- tomcat7: 7.0.55 -> 7.0.59
- tomcat8: 8.0.15 -> 8.0.20
Gretty is a feature-rich gradle plugin for running web-apps on embedded servlet containers. It supports Jetty versions 7, 8 and 9, Tomcat versions 7 and 8, multiple web-apps and many more. It wraps servlet container functions as convenient Gradle tasks and configuration DSL.
A complete list of Gretty features is available in feature overview.
Complete sources of Gretty are here: https://github.com/akhikhl/gretty
Complete documentation on Gretty is here: http://akhikhl.github.io/gretty-doc/