Friday, July 25, 2008

Pushbutton documentation

Here's a cool article from IBM DeveloperWorks about various tools used for autogenerating documentation (UML, DB Schema, Ant). Automation for the people: Pushbutton documentation Other tools I would add on top of these would include SpringViz or BeanDoc and JDepend.

Tuesday, July 08, 2008

JDK 6 Update 7 Release Include VisualVM!

The Java SE 6 Update 7 Release Notes show that VisualVM is now included in the JDK. VisualVM is a sweet monitoring/debugging tool that brings together jconsole, jhat, jstack, gchisto, the NetBeans profiler, and other tools into a single pluggable interface utilizing the NetBeans platform.