Another long time between newsletters. Things have been quite busy lately in the Compton household with sick children, sick parents, and lots going on with Clojurists Together. Things seem to be settling back into a smoother rhythm though.
Libraries & Books.
- Incanter has a new version out
- Cronut is a scheduling library, built around quartz from fellow Kiwi Derek Troy-West
People are worried about Types. ?
- Ghostwheel is a spec omnibus library, including inline function specs (which are sorely needed in spec)
- Clojure’s native error messages seem to be getting a overhaul in CLJ-2373, the output looks a lot better and much less verbose.
- Clojure 1.10.0-alpha5 is raising the minimum Java version to 8