Monthly Archives: October 2009

In other news


October 29, 2009 By

Welcome to the weekly roundup of blog posts that mention Nexus, Maven, and other projects that Sonatype developers contribute to. DZone: Maven Repository Nexus Pro Upgrades to 1.4 “The newly announced 1.4 version of Nexus Professional, a Maven repository manager, introduces a full plugin model with improved capabilities.” October 28, 2009 Nexus Maven Repository Manager […]

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New Features in Nexus and Nexus Professional 1.4


October 28, 2009 By
Brian Fox

The Nexus Professional 1.4 release offers a wide array of features Proxy Repository Browsing – With Nexus 1.4, the local cache and logical index views have been separated into separate tabs. We found that the previous single tab with a combo box to select the source was confusing. Publishing Web Sites to Nexus Professional – […]

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Maven Tips and Tricks: Optimizing with the Maven Dependency Plugin


October 27, 2009 By
Brian Fox

On larger projects, additional dependencies often tend to creep into a POM as the number of dependencies grow. As dependencies change, you are often left with dependencies that are not being used, and just as often, you may forget to declare explicit dependencies for libraries you require. Because Maven 2.x includes transitive dependencies in the […]

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In other news


October 21, 2009 By

Welcome to the weekly roundup of blog posts that mention Nexus, Maven, and other projects that Sonatype developers contribute to. Wakaleo Consulting: Writing your pom files in Groovy – a sneek preview of Maven 3′s polyglot features “Maven 3 is promising to be the most significant upgrade since the release of Maven 2. While maintaining […]

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Maven Tips and Tricks: Grouping Dependencies


October 20, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Maven can be used to manage everything from simple, single-project systems to builds that involve hundreds of inter-related submodules. Part of the learning process with Maven isn’t just figuring out the syntax for configuring Maven, it is learning the “Maven Way”—the current set of best practices for organizing and building projects using Maven. This is […]

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Searching Central Just Got Easier with Nexus


October 16, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

We’ve made a small, but important change to the front page of http://repository.sonatype.org.    (You might recognize the design.) Searching the Central Maven Repository Just Got Easier from Sonatype on Vimeo. To search for an library or an artifact: Go to http://repository.sonatype.org Type in an artifact or group identifier, a class name, or a checksum. Press […]

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