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From Dan Tran <>
Subject Re: Maven just won't die! -- WTF is Takari?
Date Thu, 16 Jan 2014 01:08:44 GMT
is it a new baby from Sonatype?


On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 10:26 AM, Jason van Zyl <> wrote:

> Hi,
> As some may know, a lot of work has been done at on various
> advanced features in Maven but, unfortunately, not enough work for these
> features to see the light of day. It wouldn't be surprising if Maven users
> have no idea what these features are because I've not done a great job at
> communicating about the work. Some of the work is mine, some of other major
> contributors, and more recently from key customers.
> To make a long story short there's a lot of cool stuff to talk about, and
> the work as a new venue at! I'll be giving a webinar next week
> and here are some of the features I'd like to talk about:
> - Polyglot support: Ruby, Groovy, and Scala DSLs. These have all been
> actively worked on in the recent past, especially the Ruby and Scala DSLs.
> - Full incremental support: the complete Maven lifecycle including an
> incremental command line compiler based on JDT, all with m2e integration
> - Aggressive parallelization: a new parallelization mode that also
> optimizes scheduling based on critical path analysis
> - Generations: a new form of continuous delivery for Maven -- Smart delta
> protocol and no more SNAPHOTs!
> - Shell: long-lived CLI process for Maven
> Much of this work is functional, and the new parallelization mode and
> generations support are actively being used in production. We are still
> iterating on these specific features but they show a lot of promise. Where
> all of this code eventually lands is a question for the Maven development
> community. All of this work was developed outside of Apache, and how easy
> it is to integrate back into the Maven project remains to be seen. At the
> very least there is a lot of very interesting work and I wanted to start
> the dialog because Maven just isn't going to die :-)
> So please join us for a webinar, Tuesday, January 21 at 11:30AM EST (UTC
> -5 hours) to learn more about what we're working on and what we're trying
> to accomplish.
> All registrants will receive access to the recording, so if you can’t make
> it — you won’t have to miss out.
> Register here:
> Hope you can make it,
> Jason van Zyl
> ----------------------------------------------------------
> Jason van Zyl
> Founder,  Apache Maven
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