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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 12 December 2014

Here's a snapshot of what's been happening at the Apache Software Foundation over the past week. With more than 200 projects and initiatives under development at The ASF, keep an eye out for updates on your favorite projects!

Apache Buildr™ –build system for Java-based applications, including support for Scala, Groovy...

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache™ MetaModel™ as a Top-Level Project

Dynamic, metadata-driven Open Source framework provides uniform data access and code consolidation across various data stores. 

Forest Hill, MD –09 December 2014– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 200 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today that Apache™ MetaModel™ has graduated from...

The Apache News Round-up: week ending 5 December 2014

With more than 200 projects and initiatives under development at The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), here's what's happened over the past week:

ASF Fundraising –supporting Sponsorship and fundraising initiatives for The Apache Software Foundation
 - Upayavira steps down as VP Fundraising; Jim Jagielski and Hadrian Zbarcea named new Vice Presidents ...


Apache Subversion 1.8.11 released

I'm happy to announce the release of Apache Subversion 1.8.11.
 
This release addresses two security issues: CVE-2014-3580: mod_dav_svn DoS from invalid REPORT requests. CVE-2014-8108: mod_dav_svn DoS from use of invalid transaction names.
 
Please choose the mirror closest to you by visiting:
 
http://subversion.apache.org/download/#recommended-release
 
The SHA1 checksums are:...

Apache Subversion 1.7.19 released

I'm happy to announce the release of Apache Subversion 1.7.19.
 
This release addresses two security issues: CVE-2014-3580: mod_dav_svn DoS from invalid REPORT requests. CVE-2014-8108: mod_dav_svn DoS from use of invalid transaction names.
 
Please choose the mirror closest to you by visiting:
 
http://subversion.apache.org/download/#supported-releases
 
The SHA1 checksums are:...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.1.3 released

The Apache Jackrabbit community is pleased to announce the release of Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.1.3. The release is available for download at:
 
http://jackrabbit.apache.org/downloads.html
 
See the full release notes below for details about this release.
 
Release Notes -- Apache Jackrabbit Oak -- Version 1.1.3
 
Introduction ------------
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Latest Activity

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r1646725 Verify OS version instead of Java version. When specifying invoker.javaHome, the Java version of the Maven runtime can be different... (maven) — rfscholte
r1646724 tweak SCRIPT_FILENAME passed to fastcgi backends when a balancer is used. (httpd) — covener
r1646723 Debug logging improvements (tomcat) — markt
r1646722 Refactor to use a serializable session listener to do the removal from the SSO cache when the session expires. (tomcat) — markt
r1646721 Refactor to replace reverse map with dedicated session listener that contains a reference to the SSO ID. This refactoring is... (tomcat) — markt
[BCEL-173] ClassParser fails to parse JDK classes in Java 8: ClassFormatException: Invalid byte tag in constant pool

See attached sample project that reproduces the failure. On Java 7, it prints info about the ConcurrentMap class. On Java...

[BUILDS-44] Change the mvn command line for the oak project

Currently the buildbots for the Oak project
http://ci.apache.org/builders/oak-trunk/ and
http://ci.apache.org/builders/oak-trunk-win7 run a maven command line
like

mvn clean install -PintegrationTesting...
[BCEL-185] Split BCEL into modules

BCEL is rather big and could be split into smaller modules:

  • bcel-core: The core parser/generator API
  • bcel-verifier: The bytecode verifier...
[SPARK-4904] Remove the foldable checking in HiveGenericUdf.eval

Since https://github.com/apache/spark/pull/3429 has been merged, the bug of wrapping to Writable for HiveGenericUDF is resolved, we can safely remove the...