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News and Events - Archives for 2003

2003-12-13 MockEJB 0.5 now integrates with Cactus.
2003-11-23 Cactus 1.5 has been released. Full details can be found in the release announcement.
2003-11-13 Jean-Francois El Fouly has translated the Cactus web site in French. It is a first version and not everything is translated yet but it's a very good start. Thanks Jean-Francois!
2003-10-30 The Cactus plugin for Maven, which was previously hosted in Maven CVS itself, has now moved to the Cactus CVS. It will no longer be bundled in the next Maven release. This is part of an effort to decouple Maven plugins from Maven core. There is a new mechanism to easily install external plugins. (see maven plugin:download).
2003-10-26 Cactus 1.5-rc1 has been released.
2003-08-05 Tobias has a nice blog entry about performing fileuploads with Cactus, Java NIO and Commons-httpclient.
2003-07-14 Cactus 1.5-beta1 has been released.
2003-07-12 A new article about using Cactus to unit test webapps has been posted on JavaPro.
2003-07-11 JUnit in Action is available through Manning Early Access Programme (MEAP). By subscribing, you get the chapters as they are made available (in PDF). There are currently 3 chapters available and a new one is posted every week.
2003-07-04 The slides from Vincent's presentation at the TheServerSide Symposium about "Unit testing J2EE applications" are available here.
2003-05-29 "JUnit in Action", from Vincent Massol (with Ted Husted) is available for pre-order on Amazon.
2003-05-15 Cactus news are now available as RSS feeds! Point your RSS feed reader to here.
2003-05-15 Vincent Massol and Ted Husted are writing "JUnit in Action", a book on unit testing java applications. Amongst other things, it covers extensively Cactus 1.5 (about 7 chapters covering Cactus). The book will soon be available in bookstores.
2003-05-08 StrutsTestCase v2.0 has been released. It improves support for Struts 1.1 (including better support for testing Tiles and sub-applications), provides several requested enhancements, and fixes many reported defects.
2003-05-04 Transition to a new web site stylesheet that more heavily relies on CSS. Apart from easier maintenance, it should provide a more consistent look as well as far superior printability. Naturally, the new site will look a bit odd on old browsers like Netscape 4.x, but still should be quite usable.
2003-04-08 Release 2.0 of the Cactus plugin for Maven is out. It is now a pure wrapper around the new Cactus/Ant Integration.
2003-02-10 Vincent Massol will be a speaker at the TheServerSide Symposium where he will present Unit Testing J2EE Applications, which talks about Cactus, Mock Objects and AspectJ (AOP).
2003-01-05 StrutsTestCase v1.9.5 has been released. It improves support for Struts 1.1b3 (including support for testing Tiles and sub-applications), provides several requested enhancements, and fixes many reported defects.