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03 Apr, 2009

SwingSet on Griffon

Posted by: TheKaptain In: Development

So as  as learning experience, I’ve decided to try cutting the  SwingSet demo application over to Groovy and Griffon. To make it a little more interesting, I’m going to base it off of the SwingX version. The SwingX widgets have been a pleasure to work with in the past, and with the swingX plugin, it […]

01 Apr, 2009

The first two chapters of Griffon In Action

Posted by: TheKaptain In: Development

Documentation up until now has been sparse to be sure, but judging by the first two chapters of the MEAP for Griffon in Action, this book is going to be worth every penny. I’ve experimented a bit with Griffon a bit lately, but still being somewhat of a Groovy noob, I don’t think that the […]

15 Mar, 2009

Fun day playing with new Stuff

Posted by: TheKaptain In: Development

Today was a pretty great day, I must say. I got a chance to work with the brand new Griffon framework and must say – the combination of clear MVC architecture, Grails style convention over configuration and already powerful plugin selection make it pretty sexy. The early support for cobertura code coverage and fest GUI […]