Deadbolt for Java

The Deadbolt for Java Developer Hub

Welcome to the Deadbolt for Java developer hub. You'll find comprehensive guides and documentation to help you start working with Deadbolt for Java as quickly as possible, as well as support if you get stuck. Let's jump right in!

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Getting Started with Deadbolt for Java

To use Deadbolt in your Play project, you will need to import the following library in build.sbt.

libraryDependencies ++= Seq(
  "be.objectify" %% "deadbolt-java" % "2.6.1"
)

If you're already running your app in activator, don't forgot to reload the project.

Once this is done, you can enable the Deadbolt module in conf/application.conf.

play {
  modules {
    enabled += be.objectify.deadbolt.java.DeadboltModule
  }
}

A note on migration

If you're migrating to Deadbolt 2.6 and suddenly find all the template restrictions you were using no exist, please read Template constraints. Template restrictions that rely on global state have been moved to a companion library.

Getting Started with Deadbolt for Java