Spring boot hotswap with Intellij IDEA

A solution that uses devTools works : 1. Adding devtools to your project<dependency> <groupId>org.springframework.boot</groupId> <artifactId>spring-boot-devtools</artifactId> <optional>true</optional> </dependency> 2. Adding plugin to your pom.xml<plugin> <groupId>org.springframework.boot</groupId> <artifactId>spring-boot-maven-plugin</artifactId> <configuration> <fork>true</fork> <addResources>true......

Guide to Custom the Favicon in Spring Boot

A favicon is a small website icon displayed in a browser, usually next to an address. Often we don’t want to settle for the default ones provided by various frameworks such a Spring Boot. In this quick tutorial, we’ll discuss how to customize the favicon of a Spring Boot application, by looking into various approaches to customizing the favicon. SolutionDisabling the default favicon setting first of all, disabling the default favicon in our application.properties file: spring......