Dealing with Java linking problems

Dependency Hell Most Java developers have probably run into problems where their code throws a NoSuchMethodError or a NoClassDefFoundError at runtime, despite compiling perfectly well. These issues can be very frustrating and hard to solve. This post tries to explain how they happen and explores some things that can be done to fix them. Why […]

Qualities of Quality

I’m currently on parental leave, which is something that leaves very little time for any concentrated work effort because your first priority is to be on-call to solve the problems of a baby and you get interrupted all the time. But in between interruptions you can reflect on things and sometimes respond to email threads. […]