28 June 2005 - HiveMind 1.1-beta-2 released
The latest release of the HiveMind services and configuration microkernel progresses towards a final 1.1 release. A few minor features were added (a <push-content> rule, JUnit Tests reports),a few minor bugs were fixed, and a few things were changed so that HiveMind will build under JDK 1.5 (but still run under JDK 1.3).
26 June 2005 - Commons HttpClient 3.0rc3 released
The Jakarta Commons HttpClient project is pleased to announce the third release candidate of HttpClient 3.0. RC3 has undergone quite a lot of user testing and it fixes a number of bugs from RC2. We strongly recommend that all users upgrade to HttpClient 3.0 RC3.
For more information on Commons HttpClient, please see the HttpClient web site.
25 June 2005 - Tapestry 4.0-beta-1 released
The first beta release of Tapestry 4.0 is now available. Tapestry is a component based web application framework that provides lots of functionality with minimal Java coding, and creates an environment that supports high levels of reuse. Tapestry 4.0 represents a significant advance over Tapestry 3.0. A few of our favorite changes in 4.0:
The complete list of changes is almost too numerous to enumerate. Suffice to say, everything is about getting more bang for the buck; reducing the amount of Java code, reducing the complexity of templates, and simplifying (or eliminating) XML files.
Tapestry is provided as a combined binary/source distribution, and a seperate documentation distribution.
16 June 2005 - Commons-Jelly 1.0 released
The Commons Jelly team announces the release of Commons Jelly 1.0 from the Apache Software Foundation. This is the first stable release of Jelly. It can be used as a standalone application to run scripts, or incorporated into your Java applications.
Notable changes since the 1.0-RC1 release:
13 June 2005 - Commons-Lang 2.1 released
The Commons Lang team is pleased to announce the release of Commons Lang 2.1 from the Apache Software Foundation. This release contains several new features and fixes, including:
For more details see the release notes.
12 June 2005 - Commons-Digester 1.7 released
This is a minor bugfix and maintenance release with a few small features added. New projects are encouraged to use this release of digester, but there is no urgency for existing projects to upgrade; Digester 1.6 has proven to be a stable release.
This release is 100% binary and source compatible with the previous release.
25 May 2005 - Commons-VFS graduated from Sandbox to Commons-Proper
The Commons VFS Project Team is pleased to announce that the Commons VFS Project has graduated from Commons-Sandbox and joined to Commons-Proper.
19 May 2005 - Common-Daemon 1.0.1 Released
The latest release of Common-Daemon has been made available. Release 1.0.1 contains few fixes and 2 new features for jsvc:
17 May 2005 - Tapestry 4.0-alpha-3 Released
The latest alpha release of the Tapestry web application framework is now available. This release fixes some minor problems in the prior alpha release, and adds several important new features:
07 May 2005 - Commons Net 1.4.0 Released
The Commons Net team is proud to announce the release of Commons Net 1.4.0. This release contains several new features and fixes, including:
06 May 2005 - Tapestry 4.0-alpha-2 Released
The latest alpha release of what is now called Tapestry 4.0 has been made available. Release 4.0-alpha-2 of the Tapestry web application framework fleshes out more of Portlet support and adds many new features, including:
29 April 2005 - HiveMind 1.1-beta-1 Released
This first 1.1 beta release of the HiveMind services and configuration microkernel is now available. Release 1.1-beta-1 adds JMX support to HiveMind, allowing HiveMind services to be monitored and managed via a JMX console.
11 April 2005 - Tomcat 5.5.9 Voted Stable
The Apache Jakarta Tomcat team is proud to announce the immediate availability of Tomcat 5.5.9 stable. This build contains numerous bug fixes, documentation updates, and other improvements.
Please note that while all core features have been tested and voted stable, there is a known issue in this build related to the clustering module. The fix for this issue is available by itself at Bugzilla, and will be included in subsequent Tomcat releases. Again, this issue only impacts users of Tomcat's native clustering module.
Please refer to the change log for the list of changes: http://jakarta.apache.org/tomcat/tomcat-5.5-doc/changelog.html
The stability voting thread is available at MARC at AIMS.
The Apache Jakarta Tomcat Team
10 April 2005 - Commons HttpClient 3.0rc2 Released
The Jakarta Commons HttpClient project is pleased to announce the second release candidate of HttpClient 3.0. Several minor issues have been fixed since RC1 and HttpClient 3.0 has made significant progress towards the final release. We are confident HttpClient 3.0 is ready to replace HttpClient 2.0 as a production quality release. We strongly recommend upgrading to HttpClient 3.0.
For more information on Commons HttpClient, please see the HttpClient 3.0 web site.
2 April 2005 - Commons Configuration 1.1 Released
Version 1.1 of Commons Configuration is now available. Commons Configuration provides a generic configuration interface which enables an application to read configuration data from a variety of sources.
This release introduces some new features like basic support
for reloading of configuration files or optional configurations. A full list
with the changes since the last release can be found here:
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