Andreas Steffan

Complexity is ugly. I love it straight, fast, simple and open. I believe in true Open Source, the Open Web and Linux. I freelance in the JVM- and Content-Management spaces. My preferences are Clojure, Groovy, JavaScript, Java, Alfresco and WordPress. Emacs is my religion.

Webpack meets the JVM

Some aspects of web-development are only covered by Node/Webpack based tooling because there simply is no decent tooling on other runtimes. Do those who want to keep the JVM runtime need a separate Node process? What are the tradeoffs? This post looks at Webpack from the JVM side of things, but similar concerns may arise elsewhere. … Lies mehr

Alfresco Extension Module Fundamentals

Assuming things are meant to scale, I think the Alfresco extension module infrastructure is lacking critical functionality. This post about what, why and my conclusions. … Lies mehr