Java News from Tuesday, June 27, 2006

The Jakarta Apache Project has posted the first alpha HttpComponents 3.1. "This version adds support for the RFC 2965 cookie management (also known as Cookie2 or port sensitive cookies). All upstream projects dependent on HttpClient are strongly encouraged to review the new API and test new features for compatibility with their products."

Sun's posted a beta of the Java 2 Micro Edition (J2ME) Wireless Toolkit 2.5. Java 1.5 on Windows XP is required. The Toolkit includes build tools, utilities, and a device emulator. Newly supported APIs in this release include:

Also supported are: