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docker sbt technology

Reduce docker images size with Alpine Linux

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In Boost we develop most of our backend services using sbt, Scala, deployed as docker containers on kubernetes. The following is something we found out while creating a new service. Openjdk docker images: 8-jre vs 8-jre-alpine So your code finally seems to w…


Scala sbt tooling cd

Awesome SBT plugins for everyone

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Without wasting too much of your time on the introduction to the current state of tooling in the Scala ecosystem and how much we all take it for granted these days, I will jump straight to it and give you a quick rundown of some of the awesome and useful plugi…