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Fiber 1.3.0 is out, along with the samples project

Fiber 1.3.0 is reality and ready to be downloaded! Among the main new features you will find HistoryButton, a new Swing widget which simplifies handling user navigation and history management, and UserTracking, a simple but powerful framework to add user-tracking capabilities to your j2ee web applications.

With this release, a new package is available : fiber-samples. This package will contain sample subprojects which make use of the Fiber library.

Posted by Riccardo Govoni 2005-03-27

A glimpse of the next upcoming 1.3 release

Release 1.3.0 of the Fiber library is about to be published. It will provide new widgets, a new net-related framework, and a brand new sample application where you can see the new widgets in action.

You can take a glimpse of the new features browsing the CVS, rom the project homepage. One of the most noticeable entries is the new HistoryButton widget, which will provide easy integration of your applications with history management. ... read more

Posted by Riccardo Govoni 2005-03-20

Fiber 1.2.0 released!

Fiber v1.2.0 has been released. It provides a new class, RFC822DateFormat which offers an high-performance date formatter/parser which follows the RFC733, RFC822 and other internet standards. You can find more info accessing the project wiki from the project homepage.

Posted by Riccardo Govoni 2005-03-05

Project homepage downtime Feb. 7 to Feb. 13

It is possible to encounter some downtime accessing the project homepage (which is hosted outside of in the period Feb. 7 - Feb. 13. We're sorry for the inconvenience and hope the problems will solve asap.

Posted by Riccardo Govoni 2005-02-07

Fiber 1.1.0 released!

The first official release of the Fiber project (1.1.0) is now available.

It contains everything that has been produced prior to the opening on . You can take a look at the release notes to see the main contents of the release

Posted by Riccardo Govoni 2005-01-03

Project opening and call for developers

The Fiber project has been officially opened here at However, for some time, the main contents (cvs, wiki, project web site ... ) will remain located at the original site ( ) until the transition is complete. Please refer to that site for any info you need.

If you want to contribute to this project, feel free to contact me asap. The project is still young (even if i'm working on it for some time) and need a lot of help to become truly "production ready" ! ... read more

Posted by Riccardo Govoni 2005-01-03