www-repository mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Dain Sundstrom <d...@iq80.com>
Subject Re: Maven and repository@apache.org
Date Thu, 06 Jan 2005 01:21:02 GMT
How do you get around the problem that it is very difficult to get a 
url handler installed?  Does this library work only when it is 
installed into the system class path?

-dain

--
Dain Sundstrom
Chief Architect
Gluecode Software
310.536.8355, ext. 26

On Jan 5, 2005, at 1:21 AM, Niclas Hedhman wrote:

> On Wednesday 05 January 2005 16:39, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
>> The Depot project SVN
>> is still there, ready to be used if/when needed by the Maven project.
>
>> From the Magic project we have spun off what we call Transit, which 
>> provides a
> simple, flexible and powerful solution to artifact management and 
> handling.
>
> One of the most simple APIs one can imaging :o)
> By putting the transit jar in system classpath, the most rudimentary 
> use is;
>
>   URL url = new URL( "artifact:jar:junit/junit#3.8.1" );
>
> which will return a cached artifact, downloaded from configured 
> resource hosts
> out there.
> The resource hosts can be of different types (i.e. not only the maven
> organization), and the cache manager is also pluggable.
> Downloads over https is supported, as well as server authorization, 
> but we
> still have not implemented certificate management and trust 
> establishment,
> but is in the pipeline.
>
> Additional API levels support classloader management of generic 
> application
> plugins, or complete applications.
>
> Interested?
>
> Cheers
> Niclas
> -- 
> ---------------
> The hardness of the butter is proportional to the softness of the 
> bread.
>  -  Steven Wright
>
> +---------//-------------------+
> |   http://www.dpml.net        |
> |  http://niclas.hedhman.org   |
> +------//----------------------+


Mime
View raw message