In this video, I introduce the LDAP integration and I provide a demonstration of the LDAP integration using the default database from the Apache Directory LDAP server. Nexus Professional’s LDAP integration is highly configurable, watch this video to get a sense of how Nexus supports User and Group mapping. Nexus Professional LDAP Integration from Sonatype [...]
I just wanted to let people know what’s been happening with m2e recently and what we’ll be focusing on in the near term. Recently, there has been a lull in the number of releases because we have decided that testing and quality are the priority so we had to take a step back and figure [...]
I’ve been working on a Hudson-based build farm for Sonatype and Maven open source builds since sometime in September of 2008. I’ve learned a lot as a result, so I thought I’d share some experiences from the trenches.
Here’s a video that discusses the benefits of Hosted Repositories and how Nexus Professional’s Staging Suite introduces the concept of the managed release. With the Staging Suite, you can configure filters that will automatically intercept a deployment to a Hosted Repository. Once the staging suite intercepts these artifacts, they will be placed in a temporary [...]
The Maven Release plugin enforces best practices for releasing Maven artifacts. In summary, the release plugin performs the following steps: Validate no local changes against your SCM Validate that there are no SNAPSHOT dependencies Convert the modules to the to-be released version Ensure the build and Unit/Integration tests succeed Commit the changes to SCM, then [...]