Monthly Archives: June 2009

Publishing Your Artifacts to the The Central Repository

June 19, 2009 By
Brian Fox

If your project’s artifacts are published to the Central Repository it is trivial for your users to add a dependency and start using your project’s library or framework, but if your project is hosted somewhere like Sourceforge and there is no repository manager or repository setup for synchronizing to the Central Repository, getting your artifacts […]

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Using Staging Repositories for Deployment in Nexus

June 17, 2009 By
Brian Demers

For a number of reasons you might want to require your developers to use a staging repository.    Staged software releases in Nexus Professional are the best way to enable your development team to push a release to an artifact repository such as Nexus while providing management and quality assurance with a way to test and […]

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Integration tests with Maven (Part 1): Failsafe Plugin

June 4, 2009 By
Marvin Froeder

Everyone knows Maven is great for running unit tests, and it is usually one of the first things that people learn when they are adopting Maven as a technology. Integration tests are another matter, and require a more detailed introduction. In this series of articles, I will explain how to set up integration tests in […]

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