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Parsing Simple Grammars in Scala With parboiled2
January 25, 2017
parboiled2 is a Macro-Based PEG Parser Generator written in Scala. It has become our preferred tool for creating parsers for simple grammars. It ...
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Ramping up on Finch: Avoiding Common Gotchas
November 23, 2016
While we have been using Scala for awhile at Threat Stack, we haven’t been overly satisfied with the HTTP servers that we have used. So a few ...
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Useful Scala Compiler Options, Part 3: Linting
October 4, 2016
In my previous two posts on Scala Compiler options, we saw a number that can improve your experience developing Scala. In this post I want to focus ...
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Useful Scala Compiler Options Part 2: Advanced Language Features
August 26, 2016
Scala offers a number of advanced language features that are disabled by default. If you try to use any of them, the compiler will generate a warning ...
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Useful Scala Compiler Options for Better Scala Development: Part 1
August 9, 2016
At Threat Stack, we like to leverage our tools to the fullest. Since we use Scala, it only makes sense for us to always be looking into ways of ...