Author Archives: Rich Seddon

Nexus and Docker

Nexus 3 Registry for Docker – Authentication

Nexus 3 Registry for Docker – Authentication

This question came in this morning and sounds like it might trip up a lot of people. For those who don’t have time to read the entire thread, the short answer is “docker refuses to send credentials over http.  You need to use an https port.” Original Question I’m trying out the Docker support in

Download and Install Nexus

Nexus 2.11.4 Released

On July 15, 2015, Nexus 2.11.4 was released. Check the complete release notes and upgrade notes before installing this release. Highlights Upgrade to Prevent Possible SSL Socket Timeouts Users proxying https repositories should upgrade. We’ve fixed a critical issue that caused SSL sockets to never timeout if the remote server started to misbehave (NEXUS-8856) Performance

Author Rich Seddon

Improving NuGet and Nexus Performance – Recommendation

As of Nexus version 2.10.0, the “Download NuGet Feed” scheduled task is no longer needed for NuGet proxy repositories.  Newer versions of Nexus dynamically delegate incoming queries to remote  repositories and cache the results.  Consequentially Sonatype stopped adding the “Download NuGet Feed” task to Nexus configurations in version 2.10.0, and the 2.10.0 release notes recommend removing this