Xtend Error: Cannot find class Consumer

Problem When deploying you Xtend application to a different environment than your development environment you might encounter an error such as: [ERROR] symbol: class Consumer [...] [ERROR] cannot find symbol Solution This error is caused by Xtend trying to use Java 8 features. It does so when your development machine runs Java 8. For eclipse, … Continue reading Xtend Error: Cannot find class Consumer

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)