Java: Find all instances of System.out.println()

A good Java application should print only the absolute necessary to standard out. Not to do so can mean a serious hit in performance and can make it difficult to debug issues. Unfortunately either we ourselves or our colleagues put┬áSystem.out.println() statements in the code and then forget to remove them. Here are two solutions how … Continue reading Java: Find all instances of System.out.println()

Setting Up Xtend with Maven and eclipse (Luna)

Xtend is currently my favourite alternative language for the JVM (closely followed by Kotlin). Unfortunately, I did not find a good guide of how to set up a Maven project within eclipse (Luna) which uses Xtend. Specifically the following guide will allow you to allow you to write test cases in Xtend for your existing … Continue reading Setting Up Xtend with Maven and eclipse (Luna)

Setting Up eclipse Luna with Maven for Android

As of August 2014, don't even try this. Officially, the Google Eclipse plugin supports Eclipse 4.4 (Luna) at present. However, in order to be able to create projects which are both Maven projects and Android projects you will need to install the m2e-android plugin. This currently does not support eclipse Luna. Probably, if you create … Continue reading Setting Up eclipse Luna with Maven for Android