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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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New Features in Nexus and Nexus Professional 1.4


October 28, 2009 By
Brian Fox

The Nexus Professional 1.4 release offers a wide array of features Proxy Repository Browsing – With Nexus 1.4, the local cache and logical index views have been separated into separate tabs. We found that the previous single tab with a combo box to select the source was confusing. Publishing Web Sites to Nexus Professional – […]

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Maven: The Definitive Guide 0.8 Published: New Content on Advanced Reactor Options


September 28, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

This release of The Definitive Guide adds a new chapter “Running Maven” with an important new section documenting the Advanced Maven Reactor options –projects, –also-make, –resume-from, and –also-make-dependents. If you are working on a multi-module build and you are interested in finding ways to customize the projects selected for a particular build, these options are […]

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Maven: The Definitive Guide 0.7.2 Published


September 25, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

This release of The Definitive Guide adds some documentation for a few Maven 2.2.0 features, and it addresses a number of typos uncovered during our continued effort to produce a high-quality, free reference for Apache Maven. You can see for yourself by: Reading this book on the Sonatype site Downloading the PDF from Sonatype Reading […]

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Maven Tips and Tricks: Creating an OSGi Project with Maven


September 22, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

This post is a quick start guide to using the Maven PAX plugin to create OSGi project and start an OSGi runtime environment (Apache Felix). First, use the Maven Pax Plugin from OPS4J, and call the create-project goal. The following command-line will create a multi-module project with a groupId of org.sonatype.mhandbook, an artifactId of osgi-project, […]

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Nexus Book 1.6: Expanded Introduction to Repository Management


September 11, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Announcing the availability of Repository Management with Nexus, Edition 1.6. Learn Nexus today by: Reading this book on the Sonatype site Downloading the PDF from Sonatype Reading this book on Scribd Buying a paperback copy from Lulu. This edition expands the introduction to introduce and provide motivation for using a repository manager. If you want […]

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Nexus Book Edition 1.4: SSL Doc, Expanded Install Docs


August 24, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

Announcing the availability of Repository Management with Nexus, Edition 1.4. Learn Nexus today by: Reading this book on the Sonatype site Downloading the PDF from Sonatype Reading this book on Scribd This edition contains three major changes from Edition 1.3, and a series of smaller changes that are captured in the release notes included at […]

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