Author: phoet

Creating a Maven webapp from scratch

Doing a little research for an article about “log4j”: configuration in Java webapps, I decided to use “Maven”: as a sidekick. “I already pointed out earlier”: that my favourite build tool is “buildr”: The reason I chose Maven is that it has “archetypes”: and that there is a deprecated guide for using such an archetype […]

Migrating to Rails 3 for Heroku Bamboo

Recently there were some interesting “updates to the Heroku infrastructure”:, giving the opportunity to migrate “my personal Rails 2 website”: to “Rails 3 (beta)”: Having an app with only a single model “for caching data”:, there is no worry about database migration. A nice opportunity for starting out new: rvm use 1.9.1 gem install rails […]