I’m finally going to do a release of retepTools and retepMicroKernel this weekend, mainly due to it being a 3 day weekend here in the UK. However, this weekend kenai.com are moving datacentres, as part of Oracle’s slow consumption of Sun. So the plan is going to be: Friday – No updates on the kenai.com […]Read more "The next release and kenai moving"
Just a quick one but finally I’ve received an update about whats happening with the migration of kenai.com over to java.net. I was wondering what was happening as there’s been nothing apparent for a while now, well at least this helps. Hi Everyone, We told you we would have an update in about a month […]Read more "Kenai to Java.net migration update"
Well this is a bit of a shock – first they were going to close Kenai.com so a lot of projects (including myself) started migrating away as we had a deadline of 20th April but a couple of hours ago I got an email saying everything’s changed. Now it appears that they are going to […]Read more "Kenai – is it closing or is it staying?"
As is commonly known, Oracle have finally taken over Sun and yesterday they announced what they are intending to do with the various services provided by Sun. Unfortunately one of those announcements was that they were withdrawing the Kenai project from public use at some point in the near future. This is a pity because […]Read more "Moving away from Kenai"
When generating Java sources from an XML Schema with JAXB, the type of field used to represent an attribute is determined by it’s type in the schema. For example, a snippet from jabber-client.xsd: By default, JAXB would create the object (Message in this case) with two String properties. To change this to another object (say […]Read more "Binding custom objects to attributes in JAXB"
Ever since the website feature appeared on Kenai I’ve been trying to get releases to work using it to host the maven repository. Although it works, it’s always had the odd issue where whilst uploading artifacts to the repository, the connection would timeout causing the release build to fail. For small projects this isn’t really […]Read more "Releasing to Kenai via Maven"
This article follows on from my previous article where I covered how to get a maven repository working on Kenai.com as they currently do not provide a maven repository and describes how to get Hudson to perform maven releases into that repository automatically. Configuring Hudson for releasing your project Maven configuration The first part is […]Read more "Performing Maven Releases on Kenai with Hudson"