How to use the PlayFramework asset pipeline

PlayFramework 2.3 comes with a nifty asset pipeline. In this article, I would like to give you a quick introduction. The asset pipeline processes all files which you reference with @routes.Assets.versioned(...). The pipeline uses plugins which are build on sbt-web. There are already many plugins available. A full list can be found here: sbt-web/ As an example, we would like to set up an…

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A plugin API for your Angular app

You might wonder do I really need plugins for my Angular app? When building Angular-Gantt we had the same thoughts. But we run into problems when our library got bigger and bigger. Not everyone needs all the functionality and certain users would like to have custom specific adjustments. We decided to refactor the code to a small core library and implemented all other functionality as plugins. Th…

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