Topic Nov 12, 2011: Chameleon Core 0.4.1

The new version of chameleon core is now available. The chameleon core is a simple OSGi distribution providing everything needed to start OSGi development (runtime, shell, log support, configuration, easy deployment, component model...). The new distribution is available from the download section and from Maven Central:

<dependency>
     <groupId>org.ow2.chameleon</groupId>
     <artifactId>core</artifactId>
     <version>0.4.1</version>
     <classifier>distribution</classifier>
     <type>zip</type>
 </dependency>

This is mostly only updating distributed bundles and libraries:

  • [CHAMELEON-44] - Update iPOJO to 1.8.0
  • [CHAMELEON-51] - Update to SLF4J 1.6.4 and Logback 1.0.0
  • [CHAMELEON-52] - Update gogo to 0.10.0

Topic Nov 10, 2011: resource-bundle-extender 0.2.3

The new version of the resource-bundle-extender is now available. The resource-bundle-extender is an implementation of the i18n-service. It supports different type of resources: plain properties file, utf8-properties, and XML files.

The new bundle is available from the download section and from Maven Central:

<dependencies>
  <groupId>org.ow2.chameleon.i18n</groupId>
  <artifactId>resource-bundle-extender</artifactId>
  <version>0.2.3</version>
</dependencies>

This version fixed the following bugs:

  • [CHAMELEON-38] - Potential deadlock during bundle analysis
  • [CHAMELEON-49] - NPE in the i18n resource extender when reading a null object
  • [CHAMELEON-50] - Incorrect parsing of the language / country / variant

Topic Oct 09, 2011: OSGi Helper 0.4.0

The OSGi Helper library 0.4.0 is now available. This project provides a set of classes to simplify the development of OSGi tests. Novelties are:

  • Added generic methods to lookup and get services more easily
  • Added OSGi Assertions checking the OSGi flavor of your application
  • A PaxExam Option to reproduce a Chameleon runtime with just one line
  • A Chameleon Helper class to initialize and execute tests inside a Chameleon
The library is available from Maven Central and from the download section of the chameleon web site.

Topic Oct 03, 2011: Chat-Service 1.0.0

The Chat Service 1.0.0 and a jabber/XMPP based implementation are now available from the download section, the and Maven Central repository. The chat service provide everything you need to send and receive messages. It paves the road to interactive administration consoles.

Topic Oct 03, 2011: Mail-Service 1.0.0

The Mail Service 1.0.0 and a javax.mail based implementation are now available from the download section, the and Maven Central repository. The mail service provide an elegant way to send and receive mails without the boilerplate of javax.mail.

Topic Jun 26, 2011: chameleon MBeans 1.0.0

Chameleon-MBeans 1.0.0 is now available from the download section and Maven Central. This bundle exposed JMX Beans to manage OSGI framework.

Topic Feb 19, 2011: json.org and json-lib based json-serivce impl 0.4.0

The json.org and json-lib based implementation of the json service are now available from the download section, the OW2 Maven repository and the Chameleon Commons OBR.

Topic Sep 13, 2010: i18-service 0.2.0 released

The i18n-service and extender-based implementations 0.2.0 are now released and available from the download section, the OW2 Maven repository and the Chameleon OBR. This service allows OSGi applications to support internationalization.

Topic Sep 05, 2010: json-service 0.4.0 and json-lib 0.2.2

the json-service 0.4.0 is now available from the maven repository and Chameleon OBR, as well as the json-lib based implementation 0.2.2

Topic Aug 10, 2010: JSON-Lib 2.3-0004 released

The JSON-Lib 2.3-0004 bundle is now available from the OW2 maven repository and the Chameleon Commons OBR. This update fixes the missing exported packages of the 1.5 bundle (no-classifier).