Testing in Scala

By Daniel Hinojosa

Daniel Hinojosa, "Testing in Scala" English | ISBN: 1449315119 | 2013 | writer: O’Reilly Media | PDF | 166 pages | 6 + 1 MB

If you construct your Scala program via Test-Driven improvement, you’ll quick see the benefits of trying out ahead of you write construction code. This hands-on ebook indicates you the way to create exams with ScalaTest and the Specs2—two of the easiest trying out frameworks available—and how you can run your checks within the basic construct software (SBT) designed in particular for Scala projects.

By construction a pattern electronic jukebox software, you’ll realize find out how to isolate your assessments from huge subsystems and networks with mocking code, and the way to take advantage of the ScalaCheck library for computerized specification-based checking out. If you’re acquainted with Scala, Ruby, or Python, this booklet is for you.
Get an outline of Test-Driven Development
Start an easy undertaking with SBT and create exams prior to you write code
Dive into SBT’s simple instructions, interactive mode, packaging, and history
Use ScalaTest either within the command line and with SBT, and contain JUnit and TestNG
Work with the Specs2 framework, together with Specification types, matchers DSLs, and knowledge Tables
Understand mocking by utilizing Java frameworks EasyMock and Mockito, and the Scala-only framework ScalaMock
Automate trying out by utilizing ScalaCheck to generate faux facts

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Sustainable Infrastructure: The Guide to Green Engineering and Design

As extra components, views, and metrics are integrated into the making plans and construction method, the jobs of engineers and architects are more and more being fused jointly. Sustainable Infrastructure explores this pattern with in-depth examine sustainable engineering practices in an city layout because it contains watershed master-planning, eco-friendly development, optimizing water reuse, reclaiming city areas, eco-friendly streets tasks, and sustainable master-planning. this entire advisor presents counsel at the function inventive considering and collaborative team-building play in assembly ideas had to impact a sustainable transformation of the equipped atmosphere.

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Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef: Bring Behavior-Driven Development to Infrastructure as Code (2nd Edition)

By Stephen Nelson-Smith

Since Test-Driven Infrastructure with Chef first seemed in mid-2011, infrastructure checking out has started to flourish within the net ops global. during this revised and elevated version, writer Stephen Nelson-Smith brings you brand new in this speedily evolving self-discipline, together with the philosophy riding it and a starting to be array of instruments. You’ll get a hands-on advent to the Chef framework, and a instructed toolchain and workflow for constructing your individual test-driven construction infrastructure.

a number of workouts and examples in the course of the e-book assist you achieve adventure with Chef and the whole infrastructure-testing surroundings. find out how this test-first process presents elevated safety, code caliber, and peace of mind.
• discover the underpinning philosophy that infrastructure can and will be handled as code
• familiarize yourself with the MASCOT method of test-driven infrastructure
• comprehend the fundamentals of test-driven and behavior-driven improvement for handling swap
• Dive into Chef basics by means of construction an infrastructure with actual examples
• realize how Chef works with instruments similar to Virtualbox and Vagrant
• Get a deeper figuring out of Chef through studying Ruby language fundamentals
• research the instruments and workflow essential to behavior unit, integration, and attractiveness exams

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jQuery Mobile: Up and Running

By Maximiliano Firtman

do you want to construct one cellular internet program that works on iPad and Kindle fireplace in addition to iPhone and Android smartphones? This introductory advisor to jQuery cellular indicates you ways. via a sequence of hands-on workouts, you’ll study the simplest how one can use this framework’s many interface elements to construct customizable, multiplatform apps. You don’t desire any programming talents or earlier adventure with jQuery to get started.

by the point you end this ebook, you’ll know the way to create responsive, Ajax-based interfaces that paintings on various smartphones and capsules, utilizing jQuery cellular and semantic Html5 code.

  • Understand how jQuery cellular works with Html5, Css3, and JavaScript
  • Work with Ui parts to layout content material and create varieties, lists, navbars, and buttons
  • Create dynamic content material with JavaScript, Ajax, and the jQuery middle framework
  • Customize your whole consumer interface with topics and Css3
  • Enable clients to put in your app from the browser and paintings with it offline
  • Distribute via app shops by way of packaging your construction as a local app

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Software Projects Secrets: Why Projects Fail

By George Stepanek

George Stepanek, "Software initiatives secrets and techniques: Why initiatives Fail"
English | ISBN: 1430251018 | 2012 | writer: Apress | PDF | 184 pages | three MB

Software undertaking secrets and techniques: Why software program initiatives Fail bargains a brand new route to good fortune within the software program undefined. This publication reaches out to managers, builders, and clients who use industry-standard methodologies, yet whose tasks nonetheless fight to succeed.

Author George Stepanek analyzes the venture administration method itself, a serious issue that has to date been ignored. He explains why it creates difficulties for software program improvement tasks and starts by way of describing 12 ways that software program tasks are diverse from other forms of initiatives. He additionally analyzes the venture administration physique of information to find 10 hidden assumptions which are invalid within the context of software program projects.
Table of Contents
Introduction
Why software program Is Different
Project administration Assumptions
Case examine: The Billing process Project
The New Agile Methodologies
Budgeting Agile Projects
Case examine: The Billing method Revisited
Afterword

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The Art of Debugging with GDB, DDD, and Eclipse

Debugging is important to profitable software program improvement, yet even many skilled programmers locate it demanding. subtle debugging instruments can be found, but it can be tough to figure out which gains are priceless during which events. The artwork of Debugging is your consultant to creating the debugging procedure extra effective and effective.

The artwork of Debugging illustrates the use 3 of the preferred debugging instruments on Linux/Unix structures: GDB, DDD, and Eclipse. The text-command dependent GDB (the GNU venture Debugger) is incorporated with such a lot distributions. DDD is a well-liked GUI entrance finish for GDB, whereas Eclipse offers a whole built-in improvement environment.

In addition to providing particular recommendation for debugging with each one device, authors Norm Matloff and Pete Salzman hide normal concepts for bettering the method of discovering and solving coding blunders, together with how to:

  • Inspect variables and knowledge structures
  • Understand segmentation faults and middle dumps
  • Know why your application crashes or throws exceptions
  • Use positive factors like catchpoints, comfort variables, and synthetic arrays
  • Avoid universal debugging pitfalls

Real international examples of coding error support to elucidate the authors' guiding ideas, and assurance of advanced subject matters like thread, client-server, GUI, and parallel programming debugging will make you much more educated. you are going to additionally how one can hinder mistakes within the first position with textual content editors, compilers, mistakes reporting, and static code checkers.

Whether you dread the concept of debugging your courses or just are looking to increase your present debugging efforts, you will find a precious best friend in The paintings of Debugging.

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Direct Democracy Worldwide

By David Altman

Tough the typical assumption that versions of direct democracy and consultant democracy are inevitably at odds, Direct Democracy around the world demonstrates how practices of direct and consultant democracy have interaction below assorted institutional settings and uncovers the stipulations that permit them to coexist in a collectively reinforcing demeanour. while citizen-initiated mechanisms of direct democracy can spur efficient relationships among voters and political events, different mechanisms of direct democracy frequently aid leaders skip different consultant associations, undermining republican exams and balances. The e-book additionally demonstrates that the embody of direct democracy is expensive, may perhaps generate uncertainties and inconsistencies, and often times is well manipulated. still, the promise of direct democracy shouldn't be disregarded. Direct democracy is way greater than an easy, pragmatic moment selection whilst consultant democracy turns out to not be operating as anticipated. adequately designed, it will probably empower electorate, breaking via the various institutionalized boundaries to responsibility that come up in consultant structures.

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Android Apps for Absolute Beginners

By Wallace Jackson

Anybody can commence development uncomplicated apps for the Android platform, and this booklet will convey you how!  lately up to date to incorporate Android Jelly Bean, Android Apps for Absolute newbies, moment Edition takes you thru the method of having your first Android apps up and operating utilizing undeniable English and sensible examples.

This e-book cuts in the course of the fog of jargon and secret that surrounds Android apps improvement, and offers you uncomplicated, step by step directions to get you started. 

  • Teaches Android program improvement in language someone can comprehend, supplying you with the absolute best commence in Android improvement
  • Provides easy, step by step examples that make studying effortless, permitting you to choose up the strategies with no fuss
  • Offers transparent code descriptions and format for you to get your apps operating once attainable

This e-book is Android Jelly Bean compliant, yet is backwards suitable to lots of the prior Android releases. 

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Vagrant Cookbook

By Erika Heidi

What number instances did you pay attention the excuse "works on my machine"? With Vagrant, this remains some time past. Your environments could be precisely the means you will have them to be, focusing on particular initiatives for various wishes. As effortless as cloning a repository and operating "vagrant up". This e-book covers from uncomplicated to complex thoughts on Vagrant, together with vital ProTips to enhance your Vagrant tasks and steer clear of universal errors. The ebook was once up to date to hide the hot gains on Vagrant 1.5 and 1.6.

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Understanding the Social Dimension of Sustainability

The vital of the twenty-first century is sustainability: to elevate the dwelling criteria of the world's negative and to accomplish and keep excessive degrees of social well-being one of the prosperous international locations whereas concurrently decreasing and reversing the environmental harm wrought by way of human job. students and practitioners are making growth towards environmental and financial sustainability, yet we now have little or no figuring out of the social size of sustainability.

This quantity is an formidable, multi-disciplinary attempt to spot the most important parts of social sustainability via an exam of what motivates its pursuit and the stipulations that advertise or detract from its success. incorporated are theoretical and empirical items; exam of overseas and native efforts; discussions highlighting studies in either the constructing and industrialized countries; and a considerable concentrate on enterprise practices. participants are grounded in sociology, economics, enterprise management, public management, public well-being, geography, schooling and average source management.

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