March 29, 2017
Groovy Podcast with a quick summary of the latest news from the Groovy, Grails, Gradle, and related worlds. Featuring an interview with Mark Vieira of Gradle, Inc.
Topics included the Groovy 2.4.10 and Grails 3.2.8 releases, official docker images available for both Groovy and Gradle, composite build features in Gradle and IntelliJ, the new build cache in the upcoming Gradle 3.5, and the Gradle Enterprise system.
Groovy Podcast homepage is: http://nofluffjuststuff.com/groovypodcast
February 10, 2017
Groovy Podcast Ep. 42. Links to new Grails 3.2.6 release and Gretty 1.4.1. New YouTube playlist for the Grails Quickcasts, and a video of the live broadcast of Using REACT with Grails 3 by Zak Klein. New free ebook ("Groovy Succinctly") now available.
Also, a great interview with core committer Sergei Egorov about the new "macro methods" in the upcoming version of Groovy.
Show notes: https://github.com/pledbrook/groovypodcast/blob/master/ep-42.md
January 7, 2017
Live from GR8Conf in New Delhi, India! Appearances by Puneet Behl, Søren Glasius, Burt Beckwith, Ken Kousen, and others, including Deepak Mittal, Naresha K.
December 22, 2016
News and views from the Groovy programming language ecosystem, hosted by Ken Kousen and Baruch Sadogursky. Discussions about the latest Grails release, plus the fact there are now over 200 Grails 3 plugins available. Notes about the new Ersatz mock HTTP server library, by the same people behind the HTTP Builder NG project.
Also included are a list of G3 Summit talks, some with videos available, a video series on new features in IntelliJ 2016.3, and improvements to the sdkman system, including the new "outdated" command to update all your outdated resources. Then some comments about Grails guides, the new Parrot parser coming in Grails 3, the GradleTest plugin for testing Gradle plugins, and Guillaume Laforge's presentation on analyzing half a million Gradle build files at GitHub.
Show notes: https://github.com/pledbrook/groovypodcast/blob/master/ep-39.md
Podcast homepage: http://nofluffjuststuff.com/groovypodcast
November 30, 2016
Life from the G3 Summit in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 30 Nov 2016! Interviews with Paul King, Guillaume Laforge, Ryan Vanderwerf, and Søren Glasius. We talk about the future of Groovy, the huge increase in downloads under the Apache foundation, new features in Grails, and the changes needed to deal with Java 9.
November 17, 2016
New releases from Grails and Gradle and a release candidate from Spock. New React profile for Grails and an OCI case study. Guillaume Laforge blog post using Ratpack for live conference feed. Updates to Mr Haki notebooks. Alexa skills plugin for Grails. One year anniversary for @ApachGroovy project (and twitter feed has over 2K followers)
Show notes: https://github.com/pledbrook/groovypodcast/blob/master/ep-37.md
Home page: http://nofluffjuststuff.com/groovypodcast
November 2, 2016
News and views from the Groovy ecosystem. New Grails and Ratpack releases, and a release candidate for Gradle. Poll on JVM languages. Grails 3 quickcast and DSL blog post. Multiple blog posts by Sergio Del Amo and Mr. Haki. Plus a discount raffle for G3 Summit tickets.
Show notes: https://github.com/pledbrook/groovypodcast/blob/master/ep-36.md
October 6, 2016
Groovy Podcast Ep. 35: News and views from around the Groovy ecosystem.
Highlights: Grails 3.2 released with GORM 6.0. Other releases: Gradle 3.1, Ratpack 1.4.2, Griffon 2.8.0, and the first RC for Geb 1.0.
Show notes: https://github.com/pledbrook/groovypodcast/blob/master/ep-35.md
September 30, 2016
Discussion with Dan Woods (@danveloper) about reactive programming in Ratpack, Grails 3, and the next version of the Spring Framework.
Learning Ratpack: http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920037545.do
High Performance Microservices with Ratpack and Spring Boot: http://www.slideshare.net/danveloper/high-performance-microservices-with-ratpack-and-spring-boot
Performance data: https://github.com/danveloper/s1p-high-perf-microservices
Web reactive framework in Spring 5: http://docs.spring.io/spring-framework/docs/5.0.0.M1/spring-framework-reference/html/web-reactive.html