Author Archives: Jason van Zyl

m2eclipse 0.9.8 dev build available


April 2, 2009 By
Jason van Zyl

Rich has just published a new development build of m2eclipse 0.9.8. You can find it at: [http://m2eclipse.sonatype.org/update-dev][m2e] Notable changes: – Problem reporting plugin now respects Eclipse proxy settings. – Fixes for various deadlocks. – Option to open javadoc on selected artifact in pom editor. – Fix for synchronization issues in pom editor. Rich is accumulating […]

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The Future of Maven & OSGi: Join the Tycho Users Mailing List!


March 9, 2009 By
Jason van Zyl

From the very beginning we positioned [Tycho][1] as the tool for doing Eclipse/OSGi development with Maven. Even though Tycho originally focused on build automation, we think it is time to extend its functionality, as well as integrating it with other projects, to support the full Eclipse/OSGi application development lifecycle. Below is a preliminary list of […]

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So How Open is your Open Source Company Anyway?


February 28, 2009 By
Jason van Zyl

Luke Kanies, the creator of Puppet, commented in his last entry about Open Source business models, specifically the idea of an Open Core and what that means. As an Open Source company do you have an open version of your product that’s crippled? Or do you an open version of your product that is truly […]

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Maven, Nexus & m2eclipse at Devoxx


December 8, 2008 By
Jason van Zyl

I’m really excited to be heading off to Devoxx! It will be my first time in Belgium and there are some very powerful features in Nexus, m2eclipse, and Maven 3.x excited to demo. I’ll be around from Tuesday to Saturday so if anyone wants to find out about anything Maven/DependencyManagement/Repository related. Some of the things […]

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