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Embedded DSL with Xtend
Episode #20Aug 09, 2013

Embedded DSL with Xtend

Learn, how to create your own embedded DSL with Xtend. I will demonstrate, how to engage named parameters and even how to do a custom syntax highlighting.
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JMockit-Xtend
Episode #13Oct 21, 2012

JMockit-Xtend

JMockit-Xtend provides a collection of the extension and helper methods to integrate the popular java mocking framework JMockit with Xtend. In this episode I show how to setup a simple java project with Xtend/JMockit and how to test-drive a simple command-line application mocking system methods.
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Xtend Control Flow
Episode #10Aug 20, 2012

Xtend Control Flow

Xtend comes with two new cool control flow features: dispatch and switch. Here I show how to use them to improve the coding.
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Template Expressions
Episode #7Jul 22, 2012

Template Expressions

Template expressions or rich strings provide a convenient way to generate a code snippets. Features: multi-line strings, guillemets based placeholders, conditions, iterations over collections, smart indentation and comments.
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Xbase Number Literals
Episode #6Jul 08, 2012

Xbase Number Literals

This episode shows, how to significantly simplify java BigDecimal expressions using the Xbase operator overloading together with the "bd" number literal.
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Intro to Xtend
Episode #4Jun 25, 2012

Intro to Xtend

Introduction to the new Xtend language. A simple peace of java code get converted to the Xtend using type inference, extension methods and closures.
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