Java News from Friday, March 31, 2006

JCraft, Inc has posted JSch 0.1.26, an open source, pure Java implementation of SSH2 that supports port forwarding, X11 forwarding, file transfer, etc. This version adds some minor features including handling hostkeys included in known_hosts file and setting timeout values for opening sockets. Java 1.2 or later and the JCE are required. JSch is released under a BSD license. This release fixes bugs.

Jayasoft has released Ivy 1.3.1, a free Java based dependency manager, that features transitive dependencies, Ant integration, Maven compatibility, and continuous integration. This is a bug fix release.

No Magic has released MagicDraw UML 11.0, a $149 to $2549 payware "visual UML modeling and CASE tool with teamwork support." 11 adds a Russian localization and Eclipse integration. Models are stored in XMI 2.1.