WSO2 Carbon Studio Release Notes

WSO2 Carbon Studio 1.0.9 Release Notes

20th May 2011

We introduce WSO2 Carbon Studio, is a fully functioned tooling environment which facilitate you to develop, test, deploy and test WSO2 Carbon Artifacts. The tool is created as a plug-in for the popular IDE Eclipse.

These tools are available under the Apache Software License (v2.0) . This includes all of the extra integration and management functionality as well.

New Features

  • General
    • Usability Improvements
  • Apache Maven Support
    • Registry Resource

Fixed Issues

  • [TOOLS-556] - Changes do not pick for the service classes created in contract-first approach when creating an aar file
  • [TOOLS-638] - Invalid xmlns in Stock Quote Proxy Sample in Carbon Studio
  • [TOOLS-642] - Carbon Studio -> Samples -> DataService Number Validator sample not working
  • [TOOLS-644] - Remove garbage Chars from SQL statement in 'Employee Data Service'
  • [TOOLS-645] - Remove author tag from Carbon Studio -> Samples -> Axis2 Account Service
  • [TOOLS-646] - Some samples do not create CApp type projects

Key Features

  • Application Server Tools
    • Create and Edit Apache Axis2 Web Service
    • Create WSDL for Apache Axis2 Web Service archive (aar file)
    • Generate Web Service client
    • Web Applications
    • JAX-WS services
    • Create Axis2 RPC Message Receivers classes
  • Enterprise Service Bus Tools
    • Sequences
    • Endpoints
    • Proxy Services
    • Local Entries
    • Create custom mediators
    • Registry Referencing
    • Create sequences and endpoints as registry resources
    • JBoss Smooks tools integration
  • Governance Registry Tools
    • Create and deploy registry resources
    • Create, edit, debug and deploy registry handlers, filters and registry aspects
    • Manage your remote registry instance
    • Creating registry resources through templates
    • Enable/disable actions and update icons based on permissions for registry resources for the specified user
    • Upload WSDL resources to the registry as governance archives (GAR support)
  • Business Process Server Tools
    • View, create and edit BPEL projects
  • Gadget Server Tools
    • Create and edit gadgets
  • Data Services Server Tools
    • Create and edit data services (XML configurations)
    • Create and edit data services validators
  • Carbon Tools
    • Create, edit, debug and deploy Carbon UI bundles
    • Deploy third party libraries as bundles
    • Allow creating the library artifact as a fragment bundle
    • Adding WSO2 related libraries when developing applications
  • Carbon Studio contribution features
    • Extensions to add custom proxy service templates
    • Extensions to add registry resource templates
    • Extensions to allow adding mediatype resolvers
    • Extensions to specify new 3rd party libraries
    • Extensions to specify resource providers for
      • Registry Resources
      • ESB Sequences
      • ESB Endpoints
      • ESB Local Entries
  • Apache Maven Support
    • Carbon Archive
    • Sequence
    • Proxy Servies
    • Endpoints
    • Local Entries
    • Registry Resources
  • Testing, Deploying and Redeploying
You can find a more detailed version of all the features available in Carbon Studio from WSO2 Carbon Studio Features page.

Project Resources

  1. Home page : WSO2 Carbon Studio
  2. JIRA-Issue Tracker : WSO2 Carbon Studio - JIRA Issues

Reporting Problems

Issues can be reported using the public JIRA available at

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