Java News from Tuesday, May 17, 2005

BlueJ 2.0.5, a free integrated development environment (IDE) for Java aimed at education, has been released. 2.0.5 is now compatible with Mac OS X 10.4.

YourKit, LLC has released YourKit Java Profiler 4.0.11, a 295€ payware tool for detecting memory leaks and memory consumption bottlenecks. It features memory leak detection, an object heap browser, JUnit integration, IntelliJ IDEA, Borland JBuilder, and Eclipse 3.1 integration. Version 4.0.11 is a bug fix release.

Teodor Danciu's posted version 0.6.7 of JasperReports, an open source (LGPL) Java library for generating reports from XML templates and customizable data sources (including JDBC). The output can be displayed on the screen, printed, or written to XML or PDF files. Version 0.6.7 adds the ability to limit the number of records processed from the data source and fixes various bugs.