Automate AEM development

When working with AEM, you’re confronted with tedious work - writing components with dialogs defined in XML, lots of boiler-plating. Ideal for automation! Enter your favorite code generator Yeoman, “the Web’s Scaffolding ToolFor Modern Webapps” is great for this purpose. I came to know this when working on some JHipster project. It’s very easy to define generator (eg. generate an AEM component) using templates (renderscript, dialog, ….) I’ve put things together in the AEM Generator Repo....

February 8, 2021 · 1 min

Minified Javascript in AEM Clientlibs breaks the build

Recently we had to integrate third-party minified javascript and css in an AEM client library. Unfortunatly this broke the build on Adobe Cloud. How did we solve this? What’s the problem? Minification! From our client, we received already minified javascript and styling we needed to integrate in the AEM website. Nothing too difficult, but the build on AEM Cloud finished with errors. On top of that, we could not download the logs, so we really were in the dark here....

January 30, 2021 · 2 min