In this video, I introduce the LDAP integration and I provide a demonstration of the LDAP integration using the default database from the Apache Directory LDAP server. Nexus Professional’s LDAP integration is highly configurable, watch this video to get a sense of how Nexus supports User and Group mapping. Nexus Professional LDAP Integration from Sonatype […]
I just wanted to let people know what’s been happening with m2e recently and what we’ll be focusing on in the near term. Recently, there has been a lull in the number of releases because we have decided that testing and quality are the priority so we had to take a step back and figure […]
I’ve been working on a Hudson-based build farm for Sonatype and Maven open source builds since sometime in September of 2008. I’ve learned a lot as a result, so I thought I’d share some experiences from the trenches.
Here’s a video that discusses the benefits of Hosted Repositories and how Nexus Professional’s Staging Suite introduces the concept of the managed release. With the Staging Suite, you can configure filters that will automatically intercept a deployment to a Hosted Repository. Once the staging suite intercepts these artifacts, they will be placed in a temporary […]
The Maven Release plugin enforces best practices for releasing Maven artifacts. In summary, the release plugin performs the following steps: Validate no local changes against your SCM Validate that there are no SNAPSHOT dependencies Convert the modules to the to-be released version Ensure the build and Unit/Integration tests succeed Commit the changes to SCM, then […]
The Value of Sonatype’s Maven Training from Sonatype on Vimeo. This video discusses the value of Sonatype’s Maven Training. Most software developers are faced with a constant information overload; there are too many frameworks and platform competing for our attention, and there is little time to learn the technologies which we need to learn to […]
Nexus Professional: What is Procurement? from Sonatype on Vimeo. Learn more about Nexus Professional.
Even though this interview was published in the middle of December we thought our readers might be interested in the content. Matt Asay of CNet interviewed Mark de Visser, you can read the whole interview transcript on CNet. Here’s an excerpt from the interview: now is a great time to be building an open-source company. […]
New Widget on the Nexus Book Site from Sonatype on Vimeo. For more information about our new WidgetBox widget, see our WidgetBox page.
R. John Shields wrote an interesting piece about his experiences with m2eclipse. He compares Maven support in m2eclipse and IDEA, and he gives an honest appraisal of what he considers to be gaps in both products. In general, he appears to have had a generally positive interaction with m2eclipse, and this is exactly […]