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API/ABI changes analysis for Java libraries

"This service is intended for operating system maintainers to help in updating libraries and for software developers interested in ensuring backward compatibility of the API"

The service is powered by Andrey Ponomarenko's QA solutions:
  • Java API Compliance Checker - a tool for checking backward
    binary and source compatibility of a Java library API
  • PkgDiff - a tool for visualizing changes in software packages
Available resources:
  • View history
  • Tracker for C/C++ libraries
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Library 68SummaryTotal
Accumulo A robust, scalable, high performance data storage and retrieval system (site, doc) 13
Apache Harmony Open Source Java SE (site, doc) 2
args4j Java command line options parser (site, doc) 13
Axis2 Web Services / SOAP / WSDL engine (site, doc) 22
BC OpenPGP The Bouncy Castle OpenPGP API (site, doc) 10
BC PKIX The Bouncy Castle PKIX API (site, doc) 5
BC Provider The Bouncy Castle Provider API (site, doc) 13
BC SMIME The Bouncy Castle SMIME API (site, doc) 12
Berkeley DB JE Berkeley DB Java Edition (site, doc) 20
CDK Chemistry Development Kit (site) 42
Cocoon Web development framework (site) 26
com4j A Java library that allows Java applications to seemlessly interoperate with Component Object Model (COM). (site, doc) 46
Commons Collections The Java Collections Framework (site, doc) 8
CXF An Open-Source Services Framework (site, doc) 69
DBCP Apache Commons Database Connection Pools (DBCP) (site, doc) 10
EJB Enterprise Java Beans (site, doc) 3
Felix OSGi Core Java OSGi interfaces - Core module (site, doc) 26
Flexdock A Java docking framework (site) 5
Grails A dynamic web application framework built on Java and Groovy (site, doc) 53
Groovy A powerful, dynamic language for the JVM (site) 77
Guava Google Core Libraries for Java 1.6+ (site, doc) 16
Hadoop A framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of computers using simple programming models (site, doc) 8
HDF-Java HDF for Java (site, doc) 7
ICU4J A Java library providing Unicode and Globalization support for software applications (site, doc) 39
Jackrabbit Implementation of the Content Repository for Java (site, doc) 48
JAX WS Java API for XML Web Services (site, doc) 11
JBoss AS JBoss Application Server (site, doc) 5
JCommon A free general purpose library for Java that is shared by several other projects, including JFreeChart and Pentaho Reporting (site, doc) 53
JDK Java Development Kit (site, doc) 118
JDO Java Data Objects (site, doc) 6
JGraph The most powerful, easy-to-use and feature-rich open source (BSD) graph drawing component available for Java (site, doc) 45
JGraph X JGraph 6 - The leading Java Graph Drawing Component (site, doc) 83
JLaTeXMath A Java API to render LaTeX Documentation (site, doc) 10
JLine Java console input library (site, doc) 9
JMeter A 100% pure Java application designed to load test functional behavior and measure performance (site, doc) 25
Joda Convert Java conversion API between Objects and Strings (site, doc) 8
Joda Time Java date and time API (site, doc) 21
JOGL Java bindings for OpenGL (site) 9
JSON.simple A simple Java toolkit for JSON (site, doc) 4
jsoup Java HTML Parser (site, doc) 23
Kryo Java serialization and cloning: fast, efficient, automatic (site) 12
log4j Java Logging Framework (site, doc) 23
log4jdbc JDBC proxy driver for logging SQL and other interesting information (site) 2
Lucene Text search engine library (site, doc) 51
mariadb-java-client MariaDB Client Library for Java (site, doc) 9
Metro Web service stack (site, doc) 15
mybatis SQL Mapping Framework for Java (site, doc) 7
MyFaces Apache MyFaces Core - a JavaServer Faces implementation (site, doc) 53
NetCDF The netCDF Java libary (site, doc) 5
OpenEJB An embeddable and lightweight EJB 3.0 implementation (site, doc) 9
openid4java OpenID 2.0 Java Libraries (site, doc) 11
OpenSwing An open-source suite of advanced graphics components (site, doc) 123
PrimeFaces Ultimate JSF Component Suite (site, doc) 113
Quartz A full-featured, open source job scheduling service (site, doc) 7
rhq-core-domain RHQ Core Domain (site, doc) 14
rhq-core-native-system RHQ Core Native System (site, doc) 14
rhq-core-plugin-api RHQ Core Plugin API (site, doc) 14
rhq-enterprise-server RHQ Enterprise Server (site, doc) 14
RichFaces An advanced UI component framework for easily integrating Ajax capabilities into business applications using JSF (site, doc) 34
SkinLF Skin Look And Feel (site, doc) 5
SLF4J The Simple Logging Facade for Java (site, doc) 40
SNMP4J The Object Oriented SNMP API for Java Managers and Agents (site, doc) 23
Struts A free open-source framework for creating Java web applications (site, doc) 43
Twitter4J Java library for the Twitter API (site, doc) 42
Wicket Wicket Java application framework (site, doc) 57
XMPCore Adobe's Extensible Metadata Platform (site) 3
XStream A simple library to serialize objects to XML and back again (site, doc) 27
XWork A generic command pattern framework (site, doc) 27
Library 68SummaryTotal
Timeline of unintentional ABI breaks