Vancouver Island Java User Group VIJUG

where Java geeks meet on the island.

March 22, 2013
by Paul Hill
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March JUG

I haven’t received any offers to host the JUG so we’ll be having the March VIJUG meeting at the KIXEYE offices in Bastion Square because my employer is benevolent and kind and close to some very good pubs. With any … Continue reading

January 21, 2013
by Paul Hill
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Java Users Group at KIXEYE

  Come along to the January VIJUG meeting at the new KIXEYE offices in Bastion Square! We will include a short speil from Clayton Stark (GM) about what it is KIXEYE is doing here in sunny Victoria. We’ll have some … Continue reading

December 7, 2012
by guru
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EclipseCon 2013 in Boston

EclipseCon is coming to Boston from March 25-28, 2013. The Eclipse Foundation is offering VIJUG members an extra $100 off the regular registration price! The discount code is *VIJUG*. If you register before December 31, the price for the 4 … Continue reading

November 27, 2012
by Manfred Moser
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It is time to start using a repository manager – December 2012

Declarative and automatic transitive dependency management have been around since Apache Maven started ten years ago. Pretty much every build system supports it and by default most of them download from the Central Repository. Everybody complains their tool “downloading the … Continue reading

November 8, 2012
by Paul Hill
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November Meeting

Thank you everyone who came to the meeting. We have received a lot of great feedback about the venue, beer, food and the Q&A session. Attendance and participation were great. We are so pleased the event was such a success. … Continue reading

October 17, 2012
by Paul Hill
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JCP Elections

The Java Community Process (JCP) program 2012 Executive Committee (EC) Elections are now open. As a JCP program Member these elections give you the opportunity to determine the EC members while continuing to help shape the future of Java technology. … Continue reading