Monthly Archives: November 2008

Use repository.sonatype.org to Search Central Maven Repository


November 19, 2008 By
Tim O'Brien

If you are looking for the easiest way to search for artifacts in the Central Maven Repository, go to http://repository.sonatype.org. Sonatype maintains a publi instance of Nexus that can be used to search for artifacts by GAV (groupId, artifactId, version) coordinates, Class Name, or Checksum. Here’s a brief demonstration of the search capabilities on http://repository.sonatype.org. […]

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Searching the Maven Repository


November 11, 2008 By
Tim O'Brien

A common question from Apache Maven users is “How do I search the central repository?” or “How do I find out what groupId or artifactId I should use for a specific dependency?”  Use Sonatype’s Nexus installation at http://repository.sonatype.org to search multiple repositories at once.    Sonatype has an instance of Nexus serving as a mirror of […]

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m2eclipse turns heads at the Stockholm JUG!


By
Jason van Zyl

One of the users on the [m2eclipse][m2e] user list has some great feedback about a presentation he did at the [Stockholm JUG][sjug] on the best of breed [Maven][maven] tooling which includes [Nexus][nexus] and [m2eclipse][m2e]. Apparently people are impressed with the Maven support inside [m2eclipse][m2e] which is good to here given the considerable amount of effort […]

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MySQL's Zack Urlocker writes about Sonatype's new CEO in InfoWorld


By
Jason van Zyl

There’s are lots of people who already know that [Mark de Visser][mark] is the new CEO of Sonatype, but Zack wrote a nice bit about it today in his [InfoWorld blog][blog]: [http://weblog.infoworld.com/openresource/archives/2008/11/marketing_maven.html][1] I am really excited to be working with Mark. More good news to come! [1]: http://weblog.infoworld.com/openresource/archives/2008/11/marketing_maven.html [mark]: http://blogs.sonatype.com/people/mark [blog]: http://weblog.infoworld.com/openresource/

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