Openfire 4.0.0 Beta – Instant Messaging Platform released

Openfire 4.0.0 Beta recently released, is a real time collaboration (RTC) server licensed under the Open Source Apache License. It uses the only widely adopted open protocol for instant messaging, XMPP (also called Jabber). Openfire is incredibly easy to setup and administer, but offers rock-solid security and performance. Openfire 4.0.0 Beta changelog Improvement Add a comment about restarting in Managing Plugins section of documentation Mutual authentication support AdHoc SessionData should be extensible Improve installation guide During build, parentPlugin should be on classpath Update bundled postgresql driver to 9.

Apache Traffic Server 5.3.2 released

Apache Traffic Server 5.3.2 recently released is a fast, scalable and extensible HTTP/1.1 compliant caching proxy server. Formerly a commercial product, Yahoo! donated it to the Apache Foundation, and it is now an Apache TLP. Apache Traffic Server 5.3.2 changelog Errors in the huffman tree for HTTP/2. Error in Huffman decoder for HPACK. Fix crash in OpenDir::close_write from unlocked mutex. Mutex leak for TLS connections going to the origin.

Apache Spark 1.5.0 released

Apache Spark 1.5.0 recently released, is the sixth release on the 1.x line. This release represents 1400+ patches from 230+ contributors and 80+ institutions. Apache Spark is a fast and general engine for large-scale data processing. Spark has an advanced DAG execution engine that supports cyclic data flow and in-memory computing and runs on Hadoop, Mesos, standalone, or in the cloud. It can access diverse data sources including HDFS, Cassandra, HBase, and S3.

Apache Subversion 1.9.0, 1.8.14, 1.7.21 released

Apache Subversion 1.9.0, 1.8.14, 1.7.21 recently released, is a software versioning and revision control system distributed as free software under the Apache License. Developers use Subversion to maintain current and historical versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation. Its goal is to be a mostly compatible successor to the widely used Concurrent Versions System (CVS). Apache Subversion 1.9.0 changelog General: make all commands provide brief description in help output flush stdout before exiting to avoid information being lost Major new features: fsfs: new format 7 with more efficient on-disk layout resolve: improve interactive conflict resolution menus blame: support showing prospective as well as previous changes info: support printing of individual values with –show-item svn auth: new subcommand to manage cached credentials and certs svnserve: cache config and authz to lower resource usage and be able to serve large numbers of connections with a limited number of threads membuffer: quadruple the maximum cacheable directory size new filesystem fsx (faster, smaller) See changelog for more Apache Subversion 1.

Apache HBase v1.0 released

The Apache Software Foundation has announced the release of Apache HBase v1.0. “Apache HBase v1.0 marks a major milestone in the project’s development,” said Michael Stack, Vice President of Apache HBase. “It is a monumental moment that the army of contributors who have made this possible should all be proud of. The result is a thing of collaborative beauty that also happens to power key, large-scale Internet platforms.“ Dubbed the “Hadoop Database“, HBase is used on top of Apache Hadoop and HDFS (Hadoop Distributed File System) for random, real-time read/write access for Big Data (billions of rows X millions of columns) across clusters of commodity hardware.

Apache Cordova iOS 3.7.1 released

Apache Cordova iOS 3.7.1 has just been released. This release has various bug fixes, and will be the default iOS version when the cordova-cli 4.1.0 is released. This release also requires Xcode 6. Apache Cordova is a set of device APIs that allow a mobile app developer to access native device function such as the camera or accelerometer from JavaScript. Combined with a UI framework such as jQuery Mobile or Dojo Mobile or Sencha Touch, this allows a smartphone app to be developed with just HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Apache HTTP Server 2.4.12 released

The Apache Software Foundation and the Apache HTTP Server Project are pleased to announce the release of Apache HTTP Server 2.4.12. This version of Apache is our latest GA release of the new generation 2.4.x branch of Apache HTTPD and represents fifteen years of innovation by the project, and is recommended over all previous releases. This version of Apache is principally a security and bug fix release. This version of httpd is a major release of the 2.

Install Apache Tomcat 7.0.54 in Ubuntu 14.04, 13.10, Linux Mint

Apache Tomcat 7.0.54 an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies has just been released and available for download and install. This release contains a number of bug fixes and improvements compared to version 7.0.53. The notable changes since 7.0.53 includes: Extend and improve memory leak protection and fix a few leaks that crept in during the various refactorings Add additional protection against a failure to correctly recycle the request and response objects APR/native library version updated to 1.

Install Apache Directory Server 2.0.0-M16 in Ubuntu 14.04

The Apache Directory team has just announced the release of ApacheDS 2.0.0-M16, the sixteenth milestone towards a 2.0 version. ApacheDS is an extensible and embeddable directory server entirely written in Java, which has been certified LDAPv3 compatible by the Open Group. Besides LDAP it supports Kerberos 5 and the Change Password Protocol. It has been designed to introduce triggers, stored procedures, queues and views to the world of LDAP which has lacked these rich constructs.

Install Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) in Ubuntu 14.04

LAMP is a group of open source software that is typically installed together to enable a server to host dynamic websites and web apps. This term is an acronym for Linux operating system, Apache web server, MySQL database, and PHP/Perl/Python. In this tutorial, I will show you the easiest way on how to successfully install LAMP on Ubuntu 14.04 using Tasksel tool. Tasksel is a Debian/Ubuntu tool that installs multiple related packages as a co-ordinated “task” onto your system.

Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 Released

Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 had just been released within the week and it comes with minor feature release. All users of Apache OpenOffice 4.0.1 or earlier are advised to upgrade to this latest release. Below are the new features and improvements/enhancements made: New Features Comments/Annotations on text ranges Support for iAccessible2 Improvements / Enhancements In-place editing of Input Fields Interactive Crop Feature Import Picture from File and Drag & Drop of Graphic Data Load/Import of 3D Charts improved Improved Graphic Modifications/Filters for Vector Graphics Keep original Graphic Data when ever possible Clipboard enhancements for Graphic Content Step 1: Remove LibreOffice sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice* libexttextcat-data* sudo apt-get autoremove Step 2: Download latest OpenOffice version For 32bit wget http://sourceforge.

Install Apache OpenOffice 4.0.1 in Ubuntu 13.10

Apache OpenOffice, commonly known as OpenOffice.org, or OpenOffice, is an open-source office productivity software suite whose main components are for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, and databases. OpenOffice is available for a number of different computer operating systems, is distributed as free software. Steps to install OpenOffice: Step 1: Remove LibreOffice sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice* libexttextcat-data* && sudo apt-get autoremove Step 2: Download latest OpenOffice version For 32bit wget http://sourceforge.