Monthly Archives: January 2010

Announcing Nexus 1.5.0: LDAP, Archive Browsing, Javadoc, and More


January 28, 2010 By
Damian Bradicich

Sonatype is pleased to announce the availability of Nexus 1.5.0.   The major announcement? We’ve moved our LDAP integration into Nexus Open Source.  In addition to the LDAP changes, this release also contains some important features:  Nexus Open Source now ships with the Remote Repository Browsing plugin, and Nexus Professional now has the capability to browse […]

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Flexmojos 3.5.0 is out!


By
Marvin Froeder

Last night I released Flexmojos 3.5.0. Flexmojos provides first-class support for Flex and AIR development within Apache Maven. It allows for Maven to compile, optimize, and test Flex SWF, Flex SWC, Air SWF and Air SWC. Most relevant changes: fix the unit test parameters that stopped working on 3.3.0 asdoc now allow to aggregate all […]

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Nexus 1.5.0 Highlights: Open Sourcing Nexus LDAP Integration


By
Brian Demers

With the 1.5.0 release of Nexus, Sonatype is opening up the current LDAP features in Pro, and making them a part of Nexus Open Source.  Starting with this release, Nexus Open Source users will be able to integrate with LDAP, Active Directory, and Atlassian Crowd servers (via LDAP).  Nexus is the only repository manager with […]

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Next Generation Maven Development Stack @ JFokus


January 26, 2010 By
Jason van Zyl

For my talk today at JFokus today I’ve taken the liberty of starting some notes for folks interested in attending. There’s a lot to cover and so I thought I would try the approach of providing some material up front so the session can be more of a dialog. I’m going to attempt to cover […]

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How to Create Two JARs from One Project (…and why you shouldn't)


By
Tim O'Brien

This is a repost of an answer on Stackoverflow.   Someone asked a question about creating two build targets from a single project.  Here is an excerpt from the question: …the ant build has 2 build targets – one that builds the entire app, and one that builds a jar from some of those files […]

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How to Back Up Nexus Configuration and Repository Artifacts


January 25, 2010 By
Juven Xu

If you recently installed Nexus and have started using it to support internal development and collaboration, you will likely want to know how to configure backups to capture your configuration files and repository data.   Any system as central to your development effort as a repository manager needs to be backed up on a daily basis.   […]

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From Plexus to Guice (#3): Creating a Guice Bean Extension Layer


January 22, 2010 By
Stuart McCulloch

In the first two articles in this series you learned why Sonatype has decided to move our development efforts from Plexus to Guice and you’ve also been introduced to Sonatype’s efforts to create a Guice/Plexus integration library to make the migration from Plexus to Guice seamless.   In this post, I’m going to dive into […]

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How to Generate PGP Signatures with Maven


January 21, 2010 By
Juven Xu

If you use a tool that downloads artifacts from the Central Maven repository, you need to make sure that you are making an effort to validate that these artifacts have a valid PGP signature that can be verified against a public key server.   If you don’t validate signatures, then you have no guarantee that what […]

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