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The Arquillian team is proud to announce the 1.0.0.Alpha3 release of the Arquillian Cube Extension component!
What’s included in the Alpha3 release?
- New Containerless DeployableContainer
When we’ve previously been talking about Containers we have been referring to Containers where the application is deployed inside a container. For example in the case of a Tomcat application, resources are deployed inside a Servlet container or in case of Apache TomEE you can deploy EJBs inside an EJB container.
But nowadays there are applications that contains the container (if they have one) embedded inside them. Typically these applications uses an embedded server and they are run directly from the commandline. Some examples can be Spring Boot, Netty, SparkJava or Undertow.
Arquillian Cube now has a ContainerLess DeployableContainer that combined with Docker can ‘deploy’ any application. This is not restricted to only Java applications, but can just as well be a Node or Ruby on Rails app.
For more information and examples see the documentation
To simplify the configuration, Arquillian Cube will now auto export all ports
defined in the
portBindingsoption. No need to specify them twice. In the case where
you want to remap the ports or only expose some of them, you can still define that
For more information see the documentation
- Allow connecting to a running container
With the configuration option
shouldAllowToConnectToRunningContainersyou can bypass
the Create/Start Cube commands if the a Docker Container with the same name is already
running on the target system. If so, Cube will reuse that Container moving forward.
This allow you to prestart the containers manually during development and just
connect to them to avoid the extra cost of starting the Docker Containers for each test
run. This assumes you are not changing the actual definition of the Docker Container itself.
What is Arquillian Cube Extension?
With Arquillian Cube you can control the lifecycle of Docker images as part of the test lifecyle, either automatically or manually. This gives you the chance to scale up from a integration/functional test level all the way up to the system test level.
|Component||Arquillian Cube Extension|
|Version||1.0.0.Alpha3 view tag|
|Released by||Aslak Knutsen|
Published artifacts org.arquillian.cube
- org.arquillian.cube » arquillian-cube-api jar javadoc pom
- org.arquillian.cube » arquillian-cube-spi jar javadoc pom
- org.arquillian.cube » arquillian-cube-docker jar javadoc pom
- org.arquillian.cube » arquillian-cube-containerless jar javadoc pom
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