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Oddjob 1.2 Released

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Oddjob is an Open Source Task Automation and Scheduling Framework. New and noteworthy in version 1.2 include:

  • Improved Designer User Interface. For more details see the blogs here and here.
  • Property improvements. See the blog here.
  • JMX enhancements. Again blogged about here.

 One feature not mentioned elswhere is that Oddjob’s Input Job now also supports a file chooser:

Input Job File Chooser

I hope you enjoy using Oddjob 1.2. For more details on Oddjob please see the website. Any question or bugs then please use the Sourceforge forum.

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