How to configure Jetty in spring-boot (easily?)

By following the tutorial, I could bring up the spring-boot with Jetty running using the following dependencies.


However, how could I configure the Jetty server such as:

  1. Server threads (Queue thread pool)
  2. Server connectors
  3. Https configurations.
  4. all those configuration available in Jetty…?

Is there an easy way to do in

  1. application.yml?
  2. Configuration class?

Any example would be greatly appreciated.

Many thanks!!

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        new JettyEmbeddedServletContainerFactory();

    return jettyContainer;