What is the most important thing that a mule developer needs? I think that well configured IDE is the answer. While you can have an appropriate set of skills, without a good toolkit you wouldn’t be as efficient as you could. Therefore in this article I explain how I configure my development environment. I hope that you would enjoy it :).
In the last article I have described my attempts with writing Mule apps in IntelliJ for Kernel edition. With no luck. Here I will focus on writing a simple application in environment that we should know pretty well … Anypoint Studio. After that I will deploy this application on Kernel application server to test how it works. If you are interested with basic information’s about Mule Kernel 4 look at this article where I have revealed some basic news.
ceived lately a lot of questions regarding Community Edition of Mule ESB in version 4. Therefore I have decided to write a couple of articles about this . First of all MuleSoft has rebranded community version into the Mule 4 Kernel. In this article I had in mind to show, how to write a simple application using IntelliJ IDEA community IDE. However this is impossible yet. You will see only how to setup Kernel runtime and what is going on with IntelliJ plugin for newest Mule Runtime. In the next article I will use Anypoint Studio instead.
In this article I would like to write a little about new Mule Kernel 4. As I have stated it earlier this is rebranded Mule 4 CE. In this article you will see what capabilities we have in this release. Some of them we will investigate later on in forthcoming articles.
In one of my previous posts I described Java Component and entry point resolvers as a way to invoke Java Code in Mule 3.x. In this article I will focus on completely new approach in Mule 4. Mule presents brand new Java Module capable of creating new instances, invoking methods on those instances and invoking static methods. Although you can invoke Java using DataWeave 2.0 and Groovy scripting you are losing additional metadata (DataSense). So lets walk through some sample application.