New Milestone for RAP 1.4 and Apache MyFaces Launch CODI
PLUS, Apple’s OpenJDK announcement calls time on JKoala.
Apache MyFaces Launch CODI
The Apache MyFaces team have announced the first release of Apache MyFaces Extensions CDI (MyFaces CODI.) MyFaces CODI provides portable CDI extensions for Java SE and Java EE. This first release contains a number of modules, including CODI JSF Module for 1.2 and 2.0; CODI JPA Module and CODI Scripting Module.
Tika Toolkit’s Language Identification Gets Dynamic
Apache Tika version 0.8 has been released. Tika is a toolkit that uses existing parser libraries for detecting and extracting metadata and structureded text content. In this release, language identification is dynamically configurable thanks to a config file loaded from the classpath, and an approach for plumbing through XHTML attributes has been added. Parsing common scientific data formats and parsing Feeds by wrapping the underlying Rome library, are both now supported.
JKoala Discontinued Following Java on Mac Announcement
Following the announcement that Oracle and Apple have shaken hands on an OpenJDK Project for Mac OS X and Java SE 6 support for Mac OS X Lion, the JKoala project will be discontinued. JKoala aimed at porting AWT / Swing under Mac OS X / Cocoa.