Monthly Archives: March 2010

Come to the OSGi Alliance BoF at EclipseCon 2010


March 16, 2010 By
hloney

On Monday March 22, OSGi Alliance is hosting a Birds of a Feather session at EclipseCon 2010 in Santa Clara, California.  Sonatype is sponsoring the Monday evening OSGi DevCon BoF/Reception in the Bayshore East and Bayshore West Rooms. This gathering is a great way to network with the OSGi community.  The BoF will start immediately […]

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Roller Project Converts Build to Maven


March 15, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

Sonatype has spent the last few years investing in the Maven ecosystem. We’ve created solid documentation, we’ve invested heavily in making sure that m2eclipse provides solid IDE integration, and we’re about to unleash even more tools that will make it even easier for developers to develop and share software. Here’s an excerpt from Dave Johnson’s […]

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How To Configure the Maven-Jetty Plugin for OpenEJB


March 11, 2010 By
hloney

Many of you are developing with light-weight servlet containers such as Jetty or Tomcat.  While these platforms lend themselves to rapid application development, they often force you to forgo some of the benefits of running in a larger application server.  One of the most challenging tasks is finding a way to integrate a transaction manager […]

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Adding Dependencies Using m2eclipse


By
hloney

This video demonstrates how easy it is to add dependencies using m2eclipse.    Because m2eclipse understands how to interact with a repository index, it can quickly locate a dependency by class name or by GAV coordinate.    Don’t know which artifact contains a particular class?   Just start writing code and use an Eclipse Quick […]

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P2 in Final Round of Eclipse Community Awards!


By
hloney

Sonatype is excited to announce that p2 is one of the finalists for the Eclipse Community Award!  P2 is a finalist in the ‘most open project’ category.  The winners will be announced at EclipseCon 2010 on March 22.  Sonatype’s Pascal Rapicault was also nominated in the ‘Top Committer’ category.  To watch a screencast of Sonatype’s […]

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Sonatype Maven Meetup in Philadelphia


March 5, 2010 By
hloney

Register today for the Sonatype Maven Meetup being held this April.  The meetup will take place in Philadelphia at the Sheraton Society Hill, on April 7, 2010. The meetup will focus on development infrastructure technologies, offering talks and workshops led by core contributors and package maintainers. Sessions in two tracks will cover tools such as […]

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The Inside Scoop on Maven and JRuby Integration


March 3, 2010 By
hloney

Today Charles Nutter, core member of JRuby, discussed two projects that integrate JRuby and Maven, and the implications of this interoperability.  The first is a prototype Maven server that will make any Java library installable as a gem. Let me repeat that: ANY Java library in the world, installable as a gem. This means you […]

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