Monthly Archives: October 2010

Java deprecation on Mac OSX by Apple

To everyones surprise, Apple silently discontinued Java support on Mac OSX with the latest update: As of the release of Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 3, the version of Java that is ported by Apple, and that ships … Continue reading

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Maven Central jetzt auch in Europa

Sonatype hat in Europa, genauer in Großbritannien, einen Spiegel des in den USA befindlichen zentralen Maven Repositorys erstellt. Das Repository ist erreichbar unter und kann wie in der Ankündigung vermerkt in der lokalen Maven Installation als Mirror konfiguriert … Continue reading

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Content Management System (CMS) functionality for Grails apps

Recently I had to add CMS functionality to a Grails application. The customer didn’t need any workflows, he just wanted to be able to create and edit content (pages and page fragments) online. The advantage of this functionality is that … Continue reading

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JDK 7 and Plan B

The final release of JDK 7 is rescheduled again. Actually it was planned for end of 2010. In Re-thinking JDK 7 project lead Mark Reinhold writes that the release of JDK 7 with all announced features can’t be finished until … Continue reading

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Spring Roo 1.1.0 RC1 mit GWT 2.1 RC1 Unterstützung

Wenige Tage nach der Veröffentlichung von GWT 2.1 RC1 ist nun auch ein neuer Release Candidate von Spring Roo mit Unterstüzung dieser neusten GWT Version erschienen. Spring Roo 1.1.0 RC1 stellt weiterhin den so genannten RooBot vor, einen Client für … Continue reading

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Git, JGit and EGit

Git is the new star at the version control system heaven. It is a distributed version control system. The whole repository with complete history and every revision is stored at your local computer. That makes it a breeze to use, … Continue reading

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Hibernate 3.6.0 and moving to Git and Gradle

The Hibernate team has released Hibernate Core 3.6.0 Final. Important changes are dropping JDK 1.4 support and merging Hibernate annotations into Hibernate Core. Along the way they changed some important things in their infrastructure. They moved their source code repository … Continue reading

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