Why is my project private?
All projects are created private by default, since over 90% are abandoned before any work is done or they are spam. Once you have a license, a clear description and a little bit of work done (first code checked in or documentation or bug tracker set up, etc) let me know and I will make it public for you and move it to the correct community. Dealing with projects this way helps keep junk projects from clogging up our catalog and search engine hits. More details about the workflow are at http://about.java.net/workflow.html.
Why do I only get five projects? How do I increase my number of projects?
The limit is in place to prevent spambots from automatically creating spam projects. If you need more projects, simply email communitymanager at java.net and we