Repository Management with Nexus

14.3. Hosted OSGi Bundle Repositories

Nexus can host an OSGi Bundle Repository, providing you with a way to publish your own OBR bundles. To create an OBR hosted 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 Hosted repository from the drop-down of repository types.
  4. In the New Hosted Repository window,

    1. Select OBR as the Provider.
  5. Supply an id and a repository name.
  6. Click Save.

Figure 14.2, “Creating a Hosted OSGi Bundle Repository” provides some sample configuration used to create a hosted OBR repository.


Figure 14.2. Creating a Hosted OSGi Bundle Repository