I was scheduled to talk about Maven, but popular demand led me to knock together a very quick intro to Clojure.

My clojure presentation was partly the usual soapbox about why functional languages are necessary to allow most programmers to cope with multicore machines, but mostly a quick look at some very simple code.

For the record (and since I wrote ’em, so I might as well publish ’em, here are the slides for the presentation I didn’t give, and the movie of the jetty plugin in action.

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