First Release Candidate for Seam 3.0 Announced
Seam 3.0 CR1 Brings Module Documentation Together
The first release candidate of Seam 3.0 has been announced, comprising of a list of Seam modules, including Seam Catch, Seam Wicket and Seam Solder. The Seam team have worked to bring all modules in line with the established module standards, for the Seam 3.0 CR1 release. The API documentation and reference documentation has also been consolidated into a single document, as oppose to a separate document for each included module, and the source code has been included in a single, exploded directory structure. The next release will be CR2, which will add Seam Forge. Forge allows users to interact with the project via plugins written using CDI.
Gradle 1.0 M1 With New JUnit Test Report
The first milestone of Gradle 1.0 has been released. This milestone adds a new 'application' plugin that takes charge of bundling the main-method application into a distribution, and provides tasks for running the application directly from the build. The JUnit test report has been reworked, and build scripts are now executed using Ant 1.8.2 and Groovy version 1.7.8. Please note that Gradle 1.0 Milestone 1 contains some breaking changes regarding the Eclipse and IDEA plugins.
Bug Fixes for Rails 3.0.5
ZooKeeper-Based Noah Application Registry Launched
Noah is a new Apache ZooKeeper-based application registry, which attempts to port the ZooKeeper concepts into a stateless RESTful application. Noah will offer support for horizontal scaling, and RESTful interaction for operations where REST maps properly. It will also support the basic concepts of hosts, services, applications and configurations, and will minimise the external requirements to maximise the possible installation options.
Bug Fixes for Scalate 1.4.1 Template Engine
Version 1.4.1 of the Scalate template engine has been announced. Scalate 1.4.1 is based on Scala 2.8.1 and is primarily a bug fix release. It adds a scala-library dependency to scalate-util, although users can choose to exclude this dependency due to different Scala versions. A scalate-web dependency has also been added, and the Spring MVC integration has been updated so that the contentType works.
Third Milestone for Spring Data Graph 1.0
The Spring Data Graph 1.0 project with Neo4j support has released a third milestone. Spring Data Graph 1.0.0.M3 upgrades to Neo4j-1.3.M03 and AspectJ 1.6.11.M2, and adds bean validation support for property changes and support for external transaction manager. A full featured Neo4jTemplate has also been added.
POJO-Based Atmosphere Framework Version 0.7