Monthly Archives: August 2008

Be a good Maven citizen — Don't scrape the whole damn central repository!


August 28, 2008 By
Jason van Zyl

For the last few nights we have had some particularly bad Maven citizens averaging almost 3000 connections in a 10 minute period. This particular abuser emanates from the Netherlands and this is the first time I have completely blocked an IP permanently from the central repository (I’m sure they will just use another one but […]

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Sonatype's Tycho, m2eclipse and Maven: Eclipse Plugin and OSGi development simplified


August 21, 2008 By
Jason van Zyl

On the m2eclipse mailing list Alexandre Sauvé asked about the future of Eclipse RCP-based application development with Maven and so Igor Fedorenko, who leads our development on Tycho, responded with a short summary of what we’re planning and what’s been accomplished so far with Tycho. Here’s what Igor had to say: First of all, I […]

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Nexus, now on Twitter


By
Brian Fox

If you’d like to get up to the minute Nexus Maven Repository Manager release status and other thoughts, you can follow the project on Twitter: http://twitter.com/SonatypeNexus And if you’re interested in the random thoughts of other Sonatype Crew, you can find them at: M2Eclipse: http://twitter.com/m2eclipse Brian Fox: http://twitter.com/brian_fox Jason van Zyl: http://twitter.com/jvanzyl Eugene Kuleshov: http://twitter.com/euxx

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