Continuum is an open source continuous integration server that has support for different types of projects such as Maven 2, Maven 1, Ant, and shell projects. Some of its features include build automation, release management, source control management, and build statistics.
Archiva and Continuum used to be sub-projects of Maven. Continuum officially became a top-level project at the ASF in February 2008, just a couple of months before Archiva.
In this section, we will deal with basic source repository setup, the installation of other applications or programs needed by Continuum, and the setup and configuration of Continuum.
We start off by setting up our source repository where we will be adding ...