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. There is also a
GitHub mirror, so you can also fork and send your PRs from there.

See the Edit Website page for the website sources.

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.