The new features of SLF4J 2.x

SLF4J ( is a logging “facade” library that is very popular among Java developers because it is used by a large number of frameworks and libraries. SLF4J has recently been updated to version 2.0.x. In this article I am going to explain the new features of SLF4J 2.x.

Directory listing with the NIO.2 API

The NIO.2 (“New Input/Output 2”) is a new API introduced in Java 7 to operate on file systems more efficiently and uniformly. This new API covers many file and directory specific aspects, such as handling attributes and symbolic links. This article talks about one of the simplest aspects, the listing of directory entries using the…