RFC: Cross Request Websockets

March 13, 2011

One of the biggest problems I see with the web today is the ability to stream data. In the early years it was all done by polling which results in slower data retrieval and constant up and down connections which are expensive. Then, flash and java-based applets came to the scene and provided raw TCP/IP […]

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Using Grails with CDI/Weld

March 4, 2011

Two of the libraries I’m most interested in lately are Grails and CDI/JSR299 (Weld being the implementation). The problem is that the two are really not compatible directly with each other. First, CDI is a JavaEE6 technology requiring a compliant container (ie: Glassfishv3) whereas Grails can run in any servlet container (plain ol’ WAR). Second, […]