Repository Management with Nexus

15.2. Proxy P2 Repositories

Nexus can proxy a P2 Repository. To create a new proxy P2 repository:

  1. Login as an Administrator.
  2. Click Repositories in the Left Navigation Menu.
  3. Click the Add.. button above the list of Nexus repositories, and choose Proxy repository from the drop-down of repository types.
  4. In the New Proxy Repository window,

    1. Select P2 as the Provider.
    2. Supply an id and a repository name.
    3. Enter the URL to the remote P2 repository as the Remote Storage location.
    4. Click Save.

Figure 15.1, “Creating a P2 Proxy Repository” provides some sample configuration used to create a proxy of the Indigo Simultaneous Release P2 repository.

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Figure 15.1. Creating a P2 Proxy Repository