Camel 2.0-M2 release


New and Noteworthy

Welcome to the 2.0-M2 release which approx 222 issues resolved (new features, improvements and bug fixes such as...)

New Enterprise Integration Patterns

New Components


New Annotations

New Data Formats

New Languages

New Examples

API breaking

Client API


The sendBody methods now return void for InOnly messaging. Use requestBody if you want InOut messaging.


The aggregate method is now also invoked on the very first exchange. Allowing the end users to be in full power.
At this first invocation the oldExchange parameter is null.

Notable changes to DSL


Known Issues

See known issues from previous releases.

Important changes to consider when upgrading

The default error handler is no longer Dead Letter Channel but DefaultErrorHandler without redelivery support. There are no single solution that fits all solutions, so you should tailor the error handling according to your needs.

Getting the Distributions

Binary Distributions


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Windows Distribution

Unix/Linux/Cygwin Distribution



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Source Distributions


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Getting the Binaries using Maven 2

To use this release in your maven project, the proper dependency configuration that you should use in your Maven POM is:


SVN Tag Checkout

svn co


For a more detailed view of new features and bug fixes, see: