Braintree Spring Example

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Braintree Spring Example

Build Status

An example Braintree integration for Spring (Java).

Setup Instructions

  1. Install gradle and project dependencies:
./gradlew build -x test
  1. Copy the contents of into a new file named and fill in your Braintree API credentials. Credentials can be found by navigating to Account > My User > View Authorizations in the Braintree Control Panel. Full instructions can be found on our support site.

  2. Start server:

java -jar build/libs/braintree_spring_example.jar

This starts the server on port 8080 listening to all interfaces.

Deploying to Heroku

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Running tests

All tests are integration tests. Integration tests make API calls to Braintree and require that you set up your Braintree credentials. You can run this project's integration tests by adding your sandbox API credentials to and running ./gradlew test.

Testing Transactions

Sandbox transactions must be made with sample credit card numbers, and the response of a call is dependent on the amount of the transaction.

Pro Tips

  • Run java -Dserver.port=4000 -jar build/libs/braintree_spring_example.jar to start the server on port 4000. Replace 4000 with any number to start it on a different port.



This code is provided as is and is only intended to be used for illustration purposes. This code is not production-ready and is not meant to be used in a production environment. This repository is to be used as a tool to help merchants learn how to integrate with Braintree. Any use of this repository or any of its code in a production environment is highly discouraged.