What is Lombok?
In their own word,
Project Lombok is a java library that automatically plugs into your editor and build tools, spicing up your java. Never write another getter or equals method again, with one annotation your class has a fully featured builder, Automate your logging variables, and much more
Why Use Lombok
- Reduce boilerplate code
- Increase readability
- Reduce work for unit test code coverage
When to NOT use Lombok?
- More complex entity classes (non POJO classes)