Yearly Archives: 2011

Java.net Moves to Central


August 18, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype is excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Oracle to bring Java.net open-source projects to the Central Repository, the industry-leading source for open source Java components used by over 40,000 development organizations daily. Java.net projects such as GlassFish and others are now included in the Central Repository, making it easier than ever for you […]

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Tame Your Dependencies With Free Eclipse Plugin


July 28, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Sonatype recently released a free beta version of the Sonatype Insight Plugin for Eclipse that allows you to more efficiently manage and select Java components.  It is part of the Sonatype Insight product line that helps organizations take advantage of open source-based development while improving quality and reducing security and licensing risks. We want to […]

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The Central Repository Is Getting Faster! Are you ready for the new IPs?


July 27, 2011 By
Brian Fox

We’ve made several improvements to the Central Repository (Maven Central) to support the incredible growth in both the number of components and the number of developers using it. If you use specific IPs to allow access to Central, you’ll need to update your firewall as described below. Since 2007, Central has been hosted at Contegix […]

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Browse Repos Easily with Updated Maven Central Search


July 17, 2011 By
Joel Orlina

We’ve rolled out an update to  Maven Central Search that makes the tool easier to use and fixes a handful of minor bugs. Enhancements Browse quickly to artifact directories when you know the path. The new browser bar text box lets you browse the repository in Central Search in almost the same way you browse […]

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The best Maven how-tos from the Sonatype blog


July 15, 2011 By
Brian Fox

Sonatype is going through the archives and digging up articles that we think would be useful to developers using our tools. If you use Maven, keep reading the post below from Sonatype Vice President of Engineering Brian Fox on Maven best practices and how-tos. — We have a handful of Maven best practice and how-tos […]

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Select better components with the new Eclipse plugin


July 12, 2011 By
hloney

Sonatype is happy to announce a brand new webinar taking place in July: Select Better Components with New Eclipse Plugin. After this webinar you will have the knowledge and tools you need to quickly and safely incorporate components into your projects. And as a bonus, when you participate in this webinar you will be one […]

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Video: Multi-master configuration for Nexus


July 5, 2011 By
hloney

Some questions about syncing Maven repositories between two sites were recently asked on GetSatisfaction.com. “We will be moving data centers and want to setup another Maven2 repo that is managed with Nexus OSS. We want both repositories to be online and read\writeable until we migrate all our environments to the new site. I have a […]

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Where is m2eclipse?


June 28, 2011 By
hloney

Last week saw the release of Eclipse Indigo, which is the annual release of Eclipse projects. This year 62 projects were included in the release, including m2eclipse from Sonatype. However, since Indigo’s release there have been some questions as to where users can find m2eclipse. Sonatype software developer Pascal Rapicault recently answered those questions on […]

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