Passing parameters to a JUnit runner

This article explains how to pass parameters to a JUnit runner (through annotated test classes). Although I used an extension of Pax-Exam’s JUnit runner, this can be applied to any JUnit runner. In few words… I have a custom JUnit runner that had to check assertions on the test environment before running tests. By assertions, […]

Posted at 12:19 pm on January 26, 2016 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Java tips, OSGi | Tagged: , , | Continue reading

Finding dependencies artifacts in your Maven plug-in

This article explains how to retrieve the location of dependency artifacts in a Maven plug-in. This solution only applies to Maven 3 (and more exactly, for versions >= 3.1). Indeed, from version 3.1, Maven’s repository management library, Aether, is hosted by Eclipse and not by Sonatype anymore. What this article explains is not new. I […]

Posted at 9:23 am on January 8, 2016 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Maven | Tagged: , | Continue reading


My name is Vincent Zurczak.
I am a R&D Engineer working for a French Software Editor.

I have a solid experience in Eclipse development, Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA) and integration issues. I am now working on a project related to deployment and cloud computing. The project is called Roboconf and is open source.

I used to be a committer on Petals ESB (OW2), SCA Tools (Eclipse) and BPEL Designer (Eclipse).

You can also take a look at my French blog and my GitHub account.


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