Category Archives: Java

Aspects of software quality

A little while ago we were doing a lot of hiring on my project team. I got a little tired of asking all the same interview questions and mixed it up a bit. One of the questions I came up … Continue reading


Spring testing framework: how to load the application context from the file system

While attempting to standardize the testing of a code base, I’ve been trying to enable Spring’s test-level transaction management. In a nutshell, if you run a properly configured test within Spring’s test transaction framework then then the test does not … Continue reading