JavaOne Comes to Brazil and China; GitHub Hits 1 Million Projects!
Bug Fixes for Apache HTTP Server
Version 2.2.16 of the Apache HTTP Server (httpd) is out now.
This is principally a security and bug fix release, which addresses an issue with a remote denial of service bug in mod_cache and mod_dav. It also fixes the handling of requests without a path segment.
Apache HTTP Server 2.2.16 is compatible with Apache Portable Runtime versions 1.3 and 1.4, APR-util library version 1.3, and APR-iconv library 1.2.
JavaOne Comes to Brazil and China
Oracle is taking JavaOne on the road!
Two additional JavaOne conferences have been scheduled. On December 7th - 9th, 2010 JavaOne will be in Brazil, and on December 13th - 16th, 2010 the conference will be held in China. The announcement promises these conferences “will be similar to JavaOne in San Francisco with keynotes and technical sessions.”
Version 0.6 of Terracotta-based Terrastore
Terrastore 0.6 has been released!
Terrastore is a document store, based on Terracotta. Terrastore is accessed through the HTTP protocol, and supports both single-cluster and multi-cluster deployments. This release integrates the ActiveMQ message broker for event publishing. It also introduces merge update functionality and implements EventBus.
A bug fix release of the Terrastore Java Client has also been released.
JDK 7 Build 102
JDK 7 Build 102 is out now.
This build fixes issues with missing semicolons in zero and ensures raw loads have control edge.
GitHub Reach 1 Million Milestone
GitHub are now hosting one million projects!
According to reports, around 60% of these one million projects are full repositories (shared folders with code spread across multiple files.) while around 40% are "gists" (short code snippets contained in a single file.)
Stay Tuned for a Return to the Old URLs!
Those troubled by the so-called “ugly” Javadoc URLs shouldn't have to endure this eyesore much longer - Oracle's Justin Kestelyn has announced that the redirects for SE Javadoc will be rolled back shortly!
“We are working on a more permanent solution; thanks for being loud,” he twittered.