Sunday Jan 16, 2011

Jabberwocky - Chuk's Jabber container for GlassFish

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GlassFish now has Jabber container, courtesy of Chuk Munn Lee. In a two-part blog, Chuk describes his motivations and how you can get started with the software.

In part 1, Chuk discusses how building this as a first class citizen in GlassFish (as a container) simplifies writing Jabber components with the added benefit of using the application server lifecycle, management and monitoring "for free".

This work is based on igniterealtime's Tinder, a Java based XMPP library and part 2 of the series has all the details to get you started: how to install the container in GlassFish 3.0.1 (copy 2 files), how to install and configure an Openfire server, how to create and list xmpp configurations using GlassFish's asadmin to set subdomains and shared secret and finally, how to configure and deploy two .xar sample applications (with a standard "asadmin deploy" of course). You'll find the entire code on the Jabberwocky project.

You might recall another recently published GlassFish container: the Play Framework Container for GlassFish.
Writing GlassFish containers isn't hard!

Update: JAXenter has an interview with Chuk about Jabberwocky

Wednesday Dec 26, 2007

Hudson News: DeveloperWorks, Voice Control and Jabber, Love... and more...

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• Gadgets - Jabber Notifier, Text to Build and Hudson git clone.
• Adoption: Hudson Rocks, A Home Run, vs CruiseControl, I'm in Love, Python
• New article at DeveloperWorks
• Reports from JavaPolis - from Kohsuke, Berte and Karsten.

Sunday May 06, 2007

Hudson News - Jabber and NetBeans Support

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Some recent news on Hudson the continous integration system that Konsuke is leading.

Kohsuke keeps releasing regularly and the last major release (1.104) added Jabber Support. Adoption continues: on the tools front, Marigan reports about the NetBeans Plugin, while here are some recent Hudson adoption blogs: Jon Eave, Ed Gibb and Lunglet. Paul also points out about the benefits of Hudson Being a REST App.

For more info on Hudson, check WebSite, Downloads, Kohsuke's and TheAquarium's blogs on Hudson. Also, Kohsuke has also been collecting Container-Specific Install Instructions; you may want to let him know of your success with other containers.