Java News from Friday, August 13, 2004

Subversion is an open source version control system designed to replace CVS, the open source version control system we've all learned to hate. The second release candidate of Subversion 1.1.0 has been posted. "The term "release candidate" means the Subversion developers feel that this release is stable and ready for production use, so we encourage people to test this release thoroughly. The final 1.1.0 release is scheduled for mid-September, in order to provide plenty of time for testing." New features in 1.1 include:

ByteConsult GmbH has released nib4j 1.0.2, a $199 payware tool "that permits the use of Apple's Interface Builder to design Swing-based user interfaces. Runtime platform is Mac OS X. Cross-platform support will be included in the next major release."