I played with mercurial a bit and figured out how to transplant changes from one repository to another repository without sharing the common changesets.
JBoss had adopted Hudson and you can now see it online.
The list of plugins for Hudson just keeps expanding. The last week added a plugin to interface with PMD/FindBugs/checkstyle/CPD as well as a plugin to scan through all FIXME/TODO kind of comments.
I wrote a Hudson plugin to integrate Mercurial VCS to Hudson.
Two weeks ago I've reported that Hudson has been recently getting many new plugins from the community. The trend continues and we are getting even more plugins.
I just released a new version of Hudson (1.122.) One note-worthy new feature in this release is the ability to run builds/tests on a large number of configurations, called "matrix project" feature.
To prove the point that writing a Hudson plugin is really easy, I wrote Hudson Gant plugin in just about 1 hour!
The last week saw three additions to the growing list of Hudson plugins.
Someone posted an article on Hudson Wiki that explains how to drive Lava lamps based on Hudson build status.
Bonjour, comment Java?
What is the fastest way to run Solaris on a Mac/Intel? If you have parallels installed, then get an image of the latest Solaris Express Developer Edition at http://www.sun.com/download/products.xml?id=461d6b7d
Java.net recently posted an article called "Top 50: Interview with Kohsuke Kawaguchi of the Hudson Project."
Ivy is an increasingly popular dependency management tool. It lets your Ant build script downloads library jars from other places, much like Maven. Today I wrote a little adapter code that lets Ivy takes advantage of the java.net Maven1 repository.
Musings on writing technical documentation for Java projects - how much is enough?
In the opening general session for NetBeans Software Day prior to the 2007 JavaOne Conference, Jonathan Schwartz and Rich Green place the NetBeans community center stage.
I was working on one of our NetBeans demos for Monday's Matisse session and it occurred to me. I was actually having fun putting together a little program! I grabbed some of our cool little beans from SwingLabs then wired them up to some text fields using zero code. Just binding expressions created visually using NetBeans M9. It was really easy and kinda fun. Beans binding makes the beans we've...
Occasionally you need to convert java.net.URL to java.io.File. Do you know how to do it correctly?
New version of Hudson is released, along with a Jabber plugin from Uwe Schaefer.
This post brings out a design flaw in NetBeans Open Project Dialog.
I set up the following mirrors for java.net maven repositories.
Peter von der AhÃ©, Sun's tech lead for javac,
discusses the Kitchen Sink Language, the Java Compiler API, and new ways of
thinking about generics, reification, type inference for local variables, etc.