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"Maven: The Complete Reference" Now Available as an epub


August 18, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

Sonatype is pleased to announce the availability of our most popular book, Maven: The Complete Reference, as an epub. Click here access the book and start reading this book on a mobile device. If you have any questions or feedback, we encourage you to send email to book@sonatype.com. If you have any problems to report, […]

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Maven by Example now available as an ePub


August 16, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

We’ve received a steady stream of requests to release “Maven by Example” and “Maven: The Complete Reference” in the ePub format. Today, we’re announcing the availability of Maven by Example as an ePub. Download Maven by Example today and start learning about Maven. This release has been tested on Apple’s iBook on both an iPad […]

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Nexus Book Update: Nexus 1.5 Content and Community-driven Corrections


February 27, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

The latest edition of Repository Management with Nexus, Edition 2.1, has been released. This edition includes new content about Nexus 1.5.0 Open Source and Enterprise LDAP. Edition 2.1 also contains almost 100 corrections which were driven by the community. Read the Book for FREE online, Download the Repository Managment with Nexus PDF, Purchase a Printed […]

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Update to Maven Complete Reference: Flexmojos and Android (Edition 0.4)


February 19, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

The latest edition of Maven: The Complete Reference, Edition 0.4, has been released. This edition updates the Flexmojos chapter to the latest FlexMojos 3.5.0 release and refreshes information about Flexmojos archetypes. We added an initial version of a chapter by Manfred Moser that walks through the process of using Maven to build Android applications. In […]

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Maven: The Definitive Guide Split into Two Books


January 18, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

Maven: The Definitive Guide has been split into two separate books: Maven by Example and Maven: The Complete Reference. The original book had two parts: an example-driven section and a more “referency” section, and each of these sections is now being developed as a separate book. We did this for a number of reasons, but […]

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Maven in the Wild: Smart's Mythbusters and a Review of the Maven Book


January 12, 2010 By
Tim O'Brien

John Smart has been dealing out smackdown with his Maven Mythbusters series over on his Wakaleo Consulting blog.   His first two entries in this series debunk some persistent myths about Maven: Maven Mythbusters #1 – Maven automatically updates for every build Maven Mythbusters #2 – Maven requires an internet connection to delete a directory These […]

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Nexus Book (Edition 2.0.1): Fixes to the Plugin Development Chapter


December 26, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Anders Hammar found a few issues in the plugin development chapter, after taking a closer look myself I identified and fixed a few inconsistencies which were quickly addressed in edition 2.0.1. These changes relate to the use of the Nexus Plugin archetype and some details about the generated Nexus Plugin descriptor. For a list of […]

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Nexus Book (Edition 2.0): Fixes, Refactored Introduction


December 23, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Even though many of you are busily enjoying the year-end holidays, we’re busy at work trying to make quality software. We’ve just cut Edition 2.0 of “Repository Management with Nexus”, this edition has some important bug fixes and a refactored introduction. Much of the introductory “What is a Repository?” material has been pulled out of […]

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