Monthly Archives: July 2008

m2eclipse 0.9.5 released: POM Editor


July 22, 2008 By
Tim O'Brien

The m2eclipse team released an important set of features during last week’s 0.9.5 release. Among the important features released to production are the POM Editor, improvements in content assist features, tweaks to the project creation wizards and a whole host of other features which will change the way you use Eclipse and Maven. Ease of […]

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Apache Maven: The Definitive (Chinese) Guide


July 19, 2008 By
Tim O'Brien

Juven Xu has been busy translating chapters for the Chinese translation of Maven: The Definitive Guide, and we’re pleased to announce the release of four Chinese chapters. Chapter 1: here (Introducing Apache Maven) Chapter 2: here (Installing Apache Maven) Chapter 4: here (Customizing Maven) Chapter 5: here (Simple Web Project) This is an initial release, […]

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The Register Covers Sonatype at Eclipse: Future Plans for OSGi Support


July 16, 2008 By
Tim O'Brien

Gavin Clarke of The Register covers Sonatype joining the Eclipse Foundation: From the article: Van Zyl said efforts to integrate Maven and the Eclipse Web Tools Project and AspectJ are getting the biggest interest from those in the community. Also, he’s looking towards integration between Eclipse’s OSGi-based runtime project, Equinox. Sonatype will put OSGi-based Ganymede […]

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Polyglot Maven: Maven for Scala


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Tim O'Brien

Did you know that Scala is all about Maven? David Bernard wrote a quick intro to Maven for Scala programmers back in January. The Updated Version is now the getting started guide for Lift. What’s interesting about this is that not only can you quickly create a Scala project using the archetype plugin in Maven, […]

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Nexus 1.0 Beta-4 Released


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Brian Fox

The 4th installment of the Nexus Maven Repository Manager has been released today. Download it from the Nexus Site. Enhancements / New Features: Ability to Define Base URL for hosting behind Apache/Proxy Artifact Upload via the UI Scheduled Services Service to Evict unused artifact from Proxy Repositories Snapshot Removal Services Reindex / Clear Caches / […]

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Corrected the Ant Mojo Examples


July 7, 2008 By
Tim O'Brien

De Smet Ringo wrote us to let us know of a problem with the Ant Mojo example in Chapter X. He points us to an announcement by Vincent Siveton that the groupId for plugin-tools has changed. We’ve fixed the Ant example and the Writing Alt Plugins chapter in response. Here’s his message to us: The […]

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