Gradle – reading from Maven local repository

In this short post we will see how to use Maven local repository as a source of dependencies.
This approach can be useful during local development, when for some reasons the same dependencies are needed by projects managed by different build automation tools.

Simple Spring MVC with java config – without web.xml

In previous post, we created Spring MVC application with Spring configuration located in Java classes. There was only one xml – web.xml. We will descrivbe here what do we have to do to get rid off it, and to move configuration from this xml to Java class