Getting JSPWiki Source Code

JSPWiki source code is maintained using Git.

Checkout the code using:

git clone jspwiki

Change http to https if you are a developer intending to git push. You can check
Getting started with Git at the ASF for further information. Also, as it is
hosted on GitHub, you can also fork and send your PRs from there.

In order to be able to commit on the github repos, the following steps must be taken:

  • Enable 2FA on your github account
  • Become part of the ASF org on github. If you have not done so already, visit and add your GitHub ID to your profile. An organisational invite will be sent to you via email shortly thereafter (within 30 minutes).
  • Link ASF and GitHub accounts through

See the Edit Website page for the website sources.

Current repositories

ASF git copies are on gitbox, like

Building JSPWiki

Apache JSPWiki is a Maven-based project and
builds using the same commands as other Maven projects. The JSPWiki team maintains
a cheat sheet
of common Maven tasks for this project. Current release is 2.10.2 and can be reached through
the downloads page, with development going into 2.10.3.

Coding standards:

  • Use the Eclipse
    and Checkstyle
    formatters (both automatically incorporated when you run mvn eclipse:eclipse on the project.)
  • Remove trailing whitespace and whitespace on empty lines


  • All commits except those to the website or for releases should start with
    JSPWIKI-num: JIRA title. If committing a patch from a contributor the commit
    message should read JSPWIKI-num: JIRA title. Contributed by contributor's name.
  • Try not to break the current build by making sure that trunk still builds
    before committing.
  • Bump the version (in Please see the versioning proposal on
    which version number follows which one.
  • Add a suitable ChangeLog entry describing your change(s).
  • When resolving the JIRA, be sure to set the fix version to the current next
    planned release version as this is used to create the release notes.