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The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new minor release Camel 2.20.0. This release contains over 550 fixes and improvements. An overview of the changes is available here.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.18.5. This is the last planned patch release for the Camel 2.18.x branch that contains 51 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,

Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.19.3. This release contains 40 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community on the Camel 2.19.x maintenance branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.19.2. This release contains 41 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community on the Camel 2.19.x maintenance branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Gregor Zurowski

The Camel PMC recently created an apache-camel chat room on the Gitter instant messaging platform.

Gitter is popular among developers and many open source projects have a room there, so it's only natural that we also have a room there for Apache Camel.

If you are unfamiliar with Gitter you can learn about it from Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gitter

The link to the Apache Camel chat room is: https://gitter.im/apache/apache-camel

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Claus Ibsen

New Camel committers

New Camel committers

A couple of week ago the Camel PMC voted in three new contributors to become committers:

- Onder Sezgin
- Quinn Stevenson
- Tomohisa Igarashi

On behalf of the Camel PMC, welcome aboard Onder, Quinn, and Tomo and keep up the great work!
Claus Ibsen

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.19.1. This release contains 57 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community on the Camel 2.19.x maintenance branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.18.4. This release contains 44 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community on the Camel 2.18.x maintenance branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,

Gregor Zurowski

The Apache Camel community has made a call for a new logo and subsequently voted on the new logo design. And the results are now in*!

There have been 245 votes cast, out of which only 1 will be discarded (vote cast for 4 design proposals) which constitutes 0,4% of the total votes.

Out of the 244 remaining valid votes:

  1. Design by James Lei submitted at https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12855173/apachecamel.png https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CAMEL-10543 received 52 (21.31%) votes
  2. Design by Bharadwaj Nakka submitted at https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12856742/new_log_camel.jpg https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CAMEL-10543 received 14 (5.74%) votes
  3. Design by Merkushev Kirill submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1369 received 59 (24.18%) votes
  4. Design by Zoran Regvart (1) submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1486 received 37 (15.16%) votes
  5. Design by Zoran Regvart (2) submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1494 received 135 (55.33%) votes
  6. Design by Filip Majewski submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1551 received 72 (29.50%) votes
  7. Design by David Klassen submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1556 received 121 (49.59%) votes
  8. Design by Brad Parks (1) submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1573 received 57 (23.36%) votes
  9. Design by Brad Parks (2) submitted at https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1575 received 27 (11.07%) votes

The Apache Camel community would like to thank everyone for participating either by submitting their logo design proposal, commenting and collaborating with the authors or casting the vote.

With this feedback from the community the Camel Project Management Committee (PMC) will announce the new official Apache Camel Logo, stay tuned for that!

On behalf of the Apache Camel community,

Zoran

*Errm, well they were in a week ago, but I'm late to write this announcement, posts to the mailing lists were more prompt

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new Camel 2.17.7 patch release. This release contains 15 fixes and is the last planned release for the 2.17.x branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new minor release Camel 2.19.0. This release contains over 670 fixes and improvements including the update to Spring Boot 1.5, the new Camel connector component and many more.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,
Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community had a call for the design of a new logo[1] and we
have received nine design proposals in chronological order:

1. Design by James Lei submitted at
https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12855173/apachecamel.png
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CAMEL-10543

2. Design by Bharadwaj Nakka submitted at
https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12856742/new_log_camel.jpg
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CAMEL-10543

3. Design by Merkushev Kirill submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1369

4. Design by Zoran Regvart (1) submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1486

5. Design by Zoran Regvart (2) submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1494

6. Design by Filip Majewski submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1551

7. Design by David Klassen submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1556

8. Design by Brad Parks (1) submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1573

9. Design by Brad Parks (2) submitted at
https://github.com/apache/camel/pull/1575

The design proposals are now up for community vote which will give
the Camel Project Management Committee (PMC) direction as to what
design the community prefers. After that the Camel PMC will pick one
of the proposals as the new Camel logo.

The voting period is open from 1.5.2017 00:00 UTC and close two weeks
later on 14.5.201723:59 UTC, and you will be able to pick up to
three designs.

Vote on your favorite 3 logos at the following URL:

https://goo.gl/forms/A3pIzPyWzU8rlMJ13

We would like to thank everyone for participating either by submitting
their logo design proposal, commenting and collaborating with the
authors or casting the vote.

on behalf of the Camel community,

Zoran and Claus

[1] https://camel.apache.org/2017/02/28/new-apache-camel-logo-open-for-proposals.html

Today marks a very special day as it was exactly 10 years ago the first commit of Apache Camel was done by its creator James Strachan.

 
Added Mon Mar 19 10:54:57 2007 UTC (10 years ago) by jstrachan
Initial checkin of Camel routing library

The project was created as a sub-project to Apache ActiveMQ and back then github did not exists, so its using good old subversion.

In summer 2007 the first release of Apache Camel was published, which happened on July 2nd so lets wait until the summer to celebrate it's 10 years birthday.

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.18.3. This release contains 38 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community on the Camel 2.18.x maintenance branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,

Gregor Zurowski

The Camel community announces the immediate availability of the new patch release Camel 2.17.6. This release contains 17 fixes applied in the past few weeks by the community on the Camel 2.17.x maintenance branch.

The artifacts are published and ready for you to download either from the Apache mirrors or from the Central Maven repository. For more details please take a look at the release notes.

Many thanks to all who made this release possible.

On behalf of the Camel PMC,

Gregor Zurowski