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Is it possible to authenticate to Sonatype Nexus via ssh keys

Is it possible to authenticate to Sonatype Nexus via ssh keys or any other method that does not require user password in maven settings.xml? I know there are user generated tokens in Sonatype Nexus ...
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Nexus: Link to latest release of an artifact

How to create a link to get the latest release of an artifact? E.g. org.foo:bar would have 1.0 and 2.0, and the link would return the 2.0 release; and when 3.0 is released and deployed, the same link ...
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Mapping between RPM file names and metadata names generated by maven

We have a Sonatype Nexus repo, where we publish RPMs with the Maven RPM plugin. Snapshots and release versions are available. The issue here is around the mapping between versions. First, I obtain a ...
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cannot save settings under the server menu on Sonatype Nexus

I have Nexus up and running, I can setup users, roles, I've added the ldap settings, and everything seems to be working correctly. However, I can't seem to change any of the settings under the ...
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Disabling proxy repositories in Nexus

I'm setting up a new small Nexus OSS server on an Amazon EC2 instance. Nexus ships with proxies set up for the Apache, Central, and Codehaus repositories, assuming that the Nexus server will be local ...
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Cannot switch, ssh to specific user: su: cannot set user id: Resource temporarily unavailable?

/var/log/secure: su: pam_keyinit(su-l:session): Unable to change UID to 500 temporarily su: pam_keyinit(su-l:session): Unable to change UID to 500 temporarily su: pam_unix(su-l:session): session ...
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Nexus functionality is limited after installation

I have a CentOS based server with Sonatype Nexus 2.0.4-1 installed. The issue is that there are no standard "Artifact Search", "Advanced Search", "Browse Index", "Refresh Index" Nexus features, as ...
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What outbound ports does Nexus Repository Manager use to download Maven artifacts from other repos?

I'm loading up Nexus on a VM with all outbound ports locked down. I need to know what outbound ports Nexus uses to do whatever it does in all scenarios. Let's assume the repositories it connects to ...
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pid directory is deleted

I'm having a service (Sonatype's Nexus) which failed to init since it PID folder (/var/run/nexus) was deleted. Any idea how that folder can be deleted? The nexus service, when gracefully stopped, ...
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Sonatype Nexus incompletely proxies external repository

I'm currently attempting to set up a proxy repository (as described in the Nexus guide) for the Bukkit repository, in order to build some dependent projects locally. I'm using the URL: ...
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How do I run a Java Service Wrapper based application on startup

I want to be able to run Sonatype Nexus as a service on the Mac. It comes with the Java Service Wrapper start scripts for the mac so I basically have a shell script that can start the server. I ...
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Why does Sonatype Nexus seem to be taking up a ton of memory and CPU time?

Running nexus on Amazon Linux on my SC2 instance. Clean install, then I built a small project against it. Not being used by anyone but me. When I first start Nexus, CPU utilization starts out at ...
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Migrate Sonatype Nexus repo from one machine to another

I am trying to migrate nexus repo. How can I go about it, any pointers?
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Running Sonatype Nexus in Tomcat 7.0, Tomcat blocking PUT requests

I was previously running Nexus 1.8 on OSX and uploading jars for releases without any issues. The OSX box died, so I moved to a FreeBSD server. Since Nexus doesn't have binaries for FreeBSD, I decided ...
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Can I authenticate to Artifactory or Nexus repositories via SSH?

We're looking for a maven repo with a better browser interface, and a question has come up about whether plaintext passwords in .m2/settings.xml can be replaced with an SSH key when using either ...
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Maven authentication to Sonatype Nexus repository

I cant seem to work this out (or maybe its just late!) - I installed Nexus and disabled anonymous access as I intend to proxy nexus on the web. It makes sense that there should be some manner to ...