Deploying Ratpack applications to Cloud Foundry

There is already a post by Tomas Lin on this topic but the method he describes no longer seems to work, as can be seen in the comments. Guillaume Laforge tried this way and was unsuccessful, his end result was to modify the Cloud Foundry Java buildpack and his demo…

Blocking code in Ratpack

Ratpack is built on top of Netty and is designed for asynchronous I/O. It is this design that gives Ratpack it's high performance and lower resource overheads. As a result, when building applications using Ratpack you will be using an asynchronous programming model and you need to understand the…