Validating An HTTP POST With Ratpack

I do a lot of work with both ratpack and dropwizard for SmartThings. Dropwizard has a lot more opinions than Ratpack does out of the box, but they’re opinions I’ve grown used to and that I mostly agree with. I wanted validation in Ratpack to work as similarly as it... [Read More]

Layering Ratpack Configuration

Over the last few weeks I have upgraded my pet project CellarHQRatpack from the ancient Ratpack 0.9.15 to the current 1.1.1, and also moved it from being hosted on AWS Elastic Beanstalk to Heroku. In the process I redid the configuration more than 1 time. The documentation while accurate, lacks... [Read More]