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Granite Data Services 2.2.0.GA released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 2.2.0 GA (final) is out. You may download it on Sourceforge in the usual files section.

This is a major enhancements and bufixes release after the 2.1 version. GraniteDS 2.2 introduces ActionScript3 implementations of the Bean Validation specification (aka JSR-303) and the BigDecimal/BigInteger classes:

A new, full-featured, Bean Validation implementation (JSR-303) in ActionScript3 is also provided: you may now use constraint annotations in your Flex beans and let the validation framework check for violations. Integration with code generation tools is again provided, so your Java constraint annotations are replicated on the fly in ActionScript3.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2010-11-24

Granite Data Services 2.2.0.RC2 released

Hi all,

This second release candidate is mainly a minor bug fix release after the RC1 and should be the last one before the final GA version.

Rgards,
Franck Wolff.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2010-09-15

Granite Data Services 2.2.0.RC1 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 2.2.0 RC1 is out. You may download it on Sourceforge in the usual files section.This is a major enhancements and bufixes release after the 2.1 version.

GraniteDS 2.2 introduces ActionScript3 implementations of the BigDecimal/BigInteger classes and the Bean Validation (JSR-303) specification.

Operations with big numbers are now possible in Flex and GraniteDS may be configured in order to (de)serialize BigInteger and BigDecimal instances between Flex and Java. Integration with code generation tools (Gas3 Ant task and Eclipse builder) is also provided so entity beans that contain big numbers values are replicated in ActionScript3 with corresponding big numbers variables and accessors.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2010-08-19

Granite Data Services 2.1.0.GA released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 2.1.0 GA is out. You may download it on Sourceforge in the usual files section.This is a major enhancements and bufixes release after the 2.0 version.

See more in GDS forum here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/graniteds/message/6278.

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2010-03-09

Granite Data Services 2.1.0.RC2 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 2.1.0 Release Candidate 2 is out. You may download it on Sourceforge in the usual files section.This is a major enhancements and bufixes release after the 2.0.0.RC1.

See more in GDS forum here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/graniteds/message/5827.

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2010-01-26

Granite Data Services 2.1.0.RC1 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 2.1.0 Release Candidate 1 is out. You may download it on Sourceforge in the usual files section.

This is a major enhancements and bufixes release after the 2.0.0.SP1.

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-11-04

Granite Data Services 2.0.0.SP1 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 2.0.0 Service Pack 1 is out. You may download it on Sourceforge here.

This is a minor bufixes release after the 2.0.0.GA (see changelog here).

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-07-06

Granite Data Services: 2.0.0.GA released

Granite Data Services, a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+) for J2EE application servers, version 2.0.0 GA was released. This is a major update, bugfix and repackaging of all GraniteDS technologies. This release also introduces new persistence engines support (OpenJPA, DataNucleus/JPOX), new application servers support (GlassFish v3, WebLogic 10, Google App Engine, OSGi) and new specification support (Servlet 3.0 preview) .

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-06-22

Granite Data Services: 2.0.0.RC1 released

Granite Data Services, a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+) for J2EE application servers, version 2.0.0 release candidate 1 is released. This is a major update, bugfix and repackaging of all GraniteDS technologies. New in this release is Google App Engine, Servlet 3.0 and JDO annotations support.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-05-20

Granite Data Services: 2.0.0.B2 released

Granite Data Services, a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+) for J2EE application servers, version 2.0.0 beta2 is released. This is a major update, bugfix and repackaging of all GraniteDS technologies. The JDK14 port of core GDS functionalities is now back with this beta2.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-04-06

Granite Data Services: 2.0.0.B1 released

Granite Data Services is a free, open source (LGPL\'d), alternative to Adobe® LiveCycle® (Flex™ 2) Data Services for J2EE application servers with EJB3/Seam/Spring/Guice/Pojo service connectors. See details on http://www.graniteds.org.

Granite Data Services, a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+) for J2EE application servers, version 2.0.0 beta1 is released. This is a major update, bugfix and repackaging of all GraniteDS technologies.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-03-19

Granite Data Services 1.2.0 SP1 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services is a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+) for J2EE application servers.

This 1.2.0 Service Pack 1 release contains only minor bugfix.

Best,
Franck Wolff.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-02-02

Granite Data Services 1.2.0 GA released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services is a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+) for J2EE application servers.

This is the first GraniteDS release compiled against the new Flex 3 SDK ("Version 3.2.0 build 3958", to be precise). As announced in previous release notes, Flex 2 isn't supported anymore: you may recompile everything against Flex 2, it should work, but you won't be able to use specific Flex 3 annotations support required by Tide and we won't fix Flex 2 specific issues anymore.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2009-01-08

Granite Dta Services at Devoxx 2008

Hi all,

I'll give a short presentation of GraniteDS at Devoxx 2008 (Antwerp/Belgium) on Dec. 11, 14:00-15:00.

See http://www.devoxx.com/display/JV08/Home for details.

William Draï will be around and we both expect to meet nice and interesting people.

Come and join us!

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-12-02

Granite Data Services 1.2.0 RC1 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 1.2.0 RC1 is out. You may download it, as usual, on Sourceforge here: https://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=183386.

See more on new features/improvements/bug fixes in GDS forum here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/graniteds/message/2232.

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-11-26

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 GA released

Hello All,

Granite Data Services is a LGPL'd alternative to Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (Flex 2+)
for J2EE application servers.

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 GA release fixes all known issues reported since the last RC4. Compared with GraniteDS 1.0, the 1.1 release brings some great new features:

* Granite Eclipse Builder:

This brand new Eclipse plugin runs automatically Gas3 (the GDS ActionScript3 code generator) whenever you create or modify a Java source file. Its behavior (and scope) is of course fully configurable via its graphical options panel under Eclipse.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-10-07

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC4 released

Hi all,

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC4 is available for donwload on Sourceforge.

This brand new Eclipse plugin runs automatically Gas3 (the GDS ActionScript3 generator) whenever you create or modify a Java source file in your Eclipse project.

This release brings two minor improvements:

* "Add granite nature" should trigger a configuration wizard.
* Class loading errors are not correctly reported.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-08-12

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 RC4 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 Release Candidate 4 is out. You may download it, as usual, on Sourceforge. This should be the last release candidate before the final 1.1.0 (scheduled for late August).

This release comes with a new feature for Pojo services (@RemoteDestination annotation support), improvements for Ejb3 session beans support (RMI calls and stateful configurations), many bugfixes for Tide (GDS/Seam integration) and reduced third-party jars dependencies (commons-beanutils, jdom and log4j).... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-08-11

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC3 released

Hi all,

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC3 is available for donwload on Sourceforge.

This brand new Eclipse plugin runs automatically Gas3 (the GDS ActionScript3 generator) whenever you create or modify a Java source file in your Eclipse project.

This release brings two minor improvements:

* The builder supports dependent Granite projects (so classes that extend classes from other projects are correctly generated)
* The builder automatically reloads templates whenever they are modified.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-08-07

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC2 released

Hi all,

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC1 is available for donwload on Sourceforge.

This brand new Eclipse plugin runs automatically Gas3 (the GDS ActionScript3 generator) whenever you create or modify a Java source file in your Eclipse project.

This second release fix a critical bug that prevented all code generation.

Regards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-08-05

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC1 released

Hi all,

Granite Eclipse Builder 1.1.0 RC1 is available for donwload on Sourceforge.

This brand new Eclipse plugin runs automatically Gas3 (the GDS ActionScript3 generator) whenever you create or modify a Java source file in your Eclipse project.

Reagards,
Franck.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-07-29

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 RC3 released

Hi all,

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 Release Candidate 3 is out. You may download it, as usual, on Sourceforge.

Beside several bugfixes, this release comes with a huge Tide (GDS/Seam integration) improvement and a almost complete rewrite of Gas3 (GDS ActionScript3 generator).

See more in GDS forum here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/graniteds/message/1698.

Regards,
Franck Wolff.

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-07-18

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 RC2 released

Hi all,

The new 1.1.0 release candidate 2 of Granite Data Services, the free alternative of Adobe LiveCycle Data Services for Flex/J2EE servers, is out.

This new release brings several improvements and bug fixes (gas3, hibernate support, gravity, spring security), and one brand new feature (a servlet-based MXML/AS3 compiler).

See more on GDS forum here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/graniteds/message/1539.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-06-13

Granite Data Services 1.1.0 RC1 released

Hi all,

The new 1.1.0 release candidate 1 of Granite Data Services, the free alternative of Adobe LiveCycle Data Services for Flex/J2EE servers, was released.

This release brings many new features, improvements and bug fixes:

* A tighter Granite/JBossSeam integration (Tide).
* An improved ActionsScript3 generator (Gas3).
* A new ActionsScript3/Java type conversions stack.
* A (partially) automated configuration for several Flex/Granite options.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-04-25

Granite Data Services 1.0.1 GA released

Hello,

Granite Data Services (GDS) is a free, open source (LGPL'd), alternative to Adobe® LiveCycle® (Flex™ 2+) Data Services for J2EE application servers.

Release 1.0.1 GA brings one important bug fix and two minor improvements:

Bug
* [GDS-87] - ArrayCollections may be empty after deserialization when they need to be converted to special collection types.

Improvement
* [GDS-86] - Add support for the <legacy-xml> channel option.
* [GDS-88] - Add support for the <legacy-collection> channel option.... read more

Posted by Franck Wolff 2008-02-18