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From Marshall Schor <...@schor.com>
Subject Re: [ANNOUNCE] Apache uimaFIT 2.0.0 released
Date Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:37:30 GMT

On 9/27/2013 5:57 AM, Renaud Richardet wrote:
> Thanks Richard and others for the release of uimaFIT 2!
>
> Here are a few shell commands to ease the migration to version 2:
> https://gist.github.com/renaud/6726388
>
> BTW, what happened to DocumentAnnotation in UIMA 2.4?
See this mail thread and associated links for some background here.

http://markmail.org/message/shjzjwnihmqckzwo
>
> Best, Renaud
>
>
>
> On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 10:05 PM, Richard Eckart de Castilho
> <rec@apache.org>wrote:
>
>> The Apache UIMA team is pleased to announce the release of
>>
>>   Apache uimaFIT, version 2.0.0 (initial Apache release)
>>
>> Apache uimaFIT is a library that facilitates the building of
>> Apache UIMA components, the programmatic use of Apache UIMA
>> analysis pipelines, and their testing.
>>
>> uimaFIT employs Java annotations to integrate UIMA meta data
>> directly into the source code, allowing for less lines of code
>> and better refactorability then traditional, XML descriptor-based
>> UIMA projects. It is capable of automatically detecting meta data,
>> e.g. type system information, from the classpath. Convenience
>> methods are provided for constructing components, pipelines,
>> and for accessing annotations.
>>
>> This is the first Apache release of the project previously known
>> simply as "uimaFIT".
>>
>> The major changes in this release are:
>>
>>   * Migration to Apache Foundation as part of the Apache UIMA project
>>   * New Maven coordinates
>>     (groupId: org.apache.uima; artifactId: uimafit-core)
>>   * New uimaFIT Maven plugin for automatically generating uimaFIT
>>     meta data in component classes and UIMA descriptors from
>>     uimaFIT-annotated component classes
>>   * New module for backwards compatibility with uimaFIT 1.4.x-based
>>     components
>>   * Consolidated documentation in HTML and PDF format
>>   * Moved CPE support to separate dependency
>>     (groupId: org.apache.uima; artifactId: uimafit-cpe)
>>   * Improved component life-cycle handling
>>   * New support for setting multi-valued parameters with simple single
>>     values (no need to wrap them in a collection or array anymore)
>>   * Improved support for external resources, including support for
>>     multi-valued external resources
>>
>> Note on compatibility and migration:
>>
>> Apache uimaFIT 2.0.0 is not a drop-in replacement for uimaFIT 1.4.x,
>> although, it was tried to keep the migration effort minimal. Please
>> refer to the migration guide for all the details on incompatible
>> changes between uimaFIT 1.4.0 and Apache uimaFIT 2.0.0:
>>
>>   http://uima.apache.org/d/uimafit-2.0.0/tools.uimafit.book.html#d5e617
>>
>> Additionally, there have been more bug fixes and minor improvements.
>> For a full list of the changes, please refer to Jira:
>>
>>   http://uima.apache.org/d/uimafit-2.0.0/issuesFixed/jira-report.html
>>
>> -- Richard Eckart de Castilho, for the Apache UIMA development team
>>
>
>


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