Use Dropbox to Host a Maven Repository

There are many Maven repository hosts that offer a free service if the project is open source software (OSS) such as Sonatype Nexus and JFrog Bintray. There are times where privacy is required, such as commercial or experimental code, however the price to host such projects is not viable. This is a guide to setup […]

Get Entity Field Values as String in Java

The following uses the Apache Commons Lang library that provides the ReflectionToStringBuilder class to assist in the construction of object field values into a single String value. This is quite useful for the viewing all the objects field values and assignments in an easily readable format. The below example uses JDK 1.8 and the Apache […]