Ken Cavanaugh had passed away

I’ve just learned that Ken Cavanaugh had passed away. He was my colleague back in Sun, and we had worked on a few small projects together. When I joined Sun, he was already THE CORBA guy AFAIK, and when I left Sun, AFAIK he was still THE CORBA guy. And I was at Sun for,…

My epic battle with findbugs-maven-plugin and how I utterly lost

It started quite innoucently. I was looking at this thread in Jenkins dev list and thought it’d be a good idea to get some critical findbugs errors to fail a build. My goal was simple, I want to run some high-priority findbugs checkers during the build, and if they report any error, I want the…

Calling for your participation in Jenkins User Conference

By now, you are surely aware of the Jenkins User Conference (JUC) that will be held the Sunday before JavaOne – October 2 – at the Marines’ Memorial Hotel in San Francisco, starting 9:00am PDT. This is a major milestone for the Jenkins Community – our first ever User Conference! The Jenkins community needs to…