Java News from Wednesday, August 2, 2006

Motorola has submitted JSR-304, Mobile Telephony API version 2 to the Java Community Process. According to the JSR,

This JSR will describe telephony connection enhancements to extend the API's defined in JSR253 (MTA) to cover additional functionality which were not included in that initial version. Examples of these capabilities include a mapping for use in Voice/Video over IP based protocols, methods to obtain telephony related device settings (device management specific), and control of the media stream associated with a session. Additional interfaces, as well as mappings to new protocols will be defined.

Specific functionality which is being considered for inclusion in this version of the interface includes:

Polarion Software has released Subversive 1.0.1, a pure Java, open source Eclipse plug-in that provides Subversion integration. 1.0.1 cleans up a few points and fixes bugs.