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It is extremely simple to add logging support to your RESTful Web Service application with Spring Boot. To use Spring Boot logging you do not really need to add any additional dependencies or libraries to your web app project other than the org.springframework.boot example of which is below. But if you are working on a Spring Boot…

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With this blog post, I am going to share with you Spring MVC annotations for mapping HTTP requests into specific handler methods. Then @PostMapping, @GetMapping, @PutMapping and the @DeleteMapping. In most of the Spring MVC applications, you will see the use of @RequestMapping annotation, which I am also going to include in this blog post. But I will…

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With this blog post, I am going to share with you how to quickly create a very simple Spring MVC Web Service project and then build and run it with Maven. In my following blog posts, I am going to enhance this Web Service project and add more functionality to it. And to begin with,…

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In this blog post, I am going to share with you how to configure Spring Data JPA in a Jersey 2 Container Deployable Web App. Spring Data JPA makes it much easier and more convenient to persist and read data from the database and when I needed to tie together Spring Data JPA and Jersey 2 Web…

Read More Configure Spring Data JPA in Jersey 2 JAX-RS App

With this blog post, I am going to share what I needed to do to make JPA work in my Jersey 2 Web Services App. I have created my Jersey 2 app using the following maven snippet: mvn archetype:generate -DarchetypeGroupId=org.glassfish.jersey.archetypes \ -DarchetypeArtifactId=jersey-quickstart-webapp -DarchetypeVersion=2.26 I then opened pom.xml and added a few new dependencies which I…

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Adding dependency injection support into Jersey 2 Web Services application that uses HK2 is not very straightforward. So, I created this page to document things I needed to do in my Jersey 2 RESTful Web Services app to make the Dependency Injection work. Hope you will find it useful. Create a new class that extends AbstractBinder. This…

Read More Dependency Injection with HK2 in Jersey and JAX-RS

Create a Servlet Container deployable Jersey web application Create new Jersey web application using Maven. The project created with the below jersey-quickstart-webapp archetype can be built and deployed to a servlet container like for example Apache Tomcat. mvn archetype:generate -DarchetypeGroupId=org.glassfish.jersey.archetypes \ -DarchetypeArtifactId=jersey-quickstart-webapp -DarchetypeVersion=2.26 POM.XML Dependency to Support JSON To support JSON in your Jersey Web App add…

Read More RESTful Web Services with Jersey and Spring Data JPA – Cheat Sheet

Recently I have published a video course that teaches how to use Java JAX-RS to create a RESTful Web Service for your mobile application and how implement features like user Sign up, Sing in and how to communicate with protected Web Service Endpoints. I would love it if you check it out and hopefully like it, find…

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In this blog post I would like to share with you how to use Java 8 Functional Interfaces and how to create your own functional interface. What is Functional Interface? Functional interface is a Java interface with single abstract method. Below is a very simple example of a functional interface: package com.appsdeveloperblog; @FunctionalInterface public interface MyFunction<A,…

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In this short Java programming tutorial I am going to share with you how to take a String value and Base64 encode it. We will then take the Base64 encoded String value and will decode it back into original String. There are different libraries out there that allow us to use Base64 encoding and decoding and…

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