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From Joakim Erdfelt <joa...@erdfelt.com>
Subject Re: OSGi Bundle Repository support for Archiva
Date Thu, 18 Dec 2008 21:16:23 GMT
Very cool stuff James! :-)

Do you know how (if?) OBR and Eclipse P2 overlap any?

- Joakim

James William Dumay wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I started some work on building an OBR repository consumer that will 
> produce a repository.xml file in the root of the managed repositories.
>
> For those who don't know OBR is the OSGi Bundle Repository [1]. The 
> repository.xml (or .zip) describes the bundles, their locations and 
> versions that are available in the repository (or a remote one for 
> that matter).
>
> OSGi bundles deployed using Maven to Archiva (or simply placed in the 
> repository) should then be made almost immediately available via OBR 
> clients.
>
> Anyway, this should give us the basis for excellent support in Archiva 
> OSGi. Atlassian plan to use Archiva as the platform for serving 
> plugins and their dependent OSGi bundles - which is really cool :)
>
>
> Anyone have any thoughts, questions?
>
> Cheers,
> James
>
> [1] 
> http://www.osgi.org/Download/File?url=/download/rfc-0112_BundleRepository.pdf 
>
>
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