Using Spring Boot with JavaFX

In my previous post, I showed how to use JavaFX with the Raspberry Pi 3. I promised there to follow up with a post on using Spring Boot with JavaFX, so here it goes. Just as an example, I will be using the REST API service of the Open AQ Platform API as it is…

Enable preview of Spring REST Docs snippets in IntelliJ IDEA

If you use Spring REST Docs, you will be using the Asciidoctor include¬†directive a lot to include the request and responses that are generated from the unit tests. Drawback is that the Asciidoctor plugin for IntelliJ IDEA will not render them by default and looks like this: The reason is simple, the snippets¬†attribute is only…

Using ServletUriComponentsBuilder with Nginx

Spring’s¬†ServletUriComponentsBuilder.fromCurrentRequest() can be really convinient to build an URL from the current request. However, when using Nginx, things might work so well. The solution is simple, just add these headers to your Nginx configuration file: proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-Host $host:443; proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-Server $host; proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-Port 443; proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-Proto https;