castor - An open source data binding framework for Java

Property Value
Distribution RPM Universal
Repository JPackage 5.0 all
Package name castor
Package version
Package release 4.jpp5
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 1.66 MB
Download size 1.50 MB
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Castor is an open source data binding framework for Java. It's basically
the shortest path between Java objects, XML documents and SQL tables.
Castor provides Java to XML binding, Java to SQL persistence, and then
some more.


Package Version Architecture Repository
castor- noarch JPackage 6.0
castor - - -


Name Value
cglib -
java >= 1.5.0
jdbc-stdext -
jndi -
jpackage-utils >= 1.7.4
jta_api -
ldapsdk -
log4j -
oro -
regexp -
xerces-j2 -


Name Value
castor =


Type URL
Binary Package castor-
Source Package castor-

Install Howto

Fedora, CentOS, RHEL:
  1. Download latest jpackage-release rpm from
  2. Install jpackage-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh jpackage-release*rpm
  3. Install castor rpm package:
    # yum install castor
  1. Add the JPackage 5.0 repository:
    # zypper addrepo jpackage-5.0
  2. Install castor rpm package:
    # zypper install castor
Mandriva, Mageia:
  1. Add the JPackage 5.0 repository:
    # urpmi.addmedia jpackage-5.0 with
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install castor rpm package:
    # urpmi castor




2008-12-08 - Will Tatam <>
- Auto rebuild for JPackage 5 in mock
2008-03-28 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 0:
- Do patching of, necessary to be used
e.g. with maven2-plugin-antrun
2008-02-18 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 0:
- Fix java Requires to >= 0:1.5.0
2007-01-31 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 0:
- Patched to avoid npe when used standalone
2006-07-20 - Deepak Bhole <> 0:
- Added conditional native compilation.
2006-06-19 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 0:
2005-05-19 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 0:0.9.6-1jpp
- 0.9.6
2004-11-03 - Nicolas Mailhot <> - 0:0.9.5-3jpp
- Clean up specfile a bit
- Kill demos as they no longer build with latest servlet.jar
2004-08-20 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 0:0.9.5-2jpp
- Build with ant-1.6.2
2003-09-09 - David Walluck <> 0:0.9.5-1jpp
- 0.9.5

See Also

Package Description
castor-doc- Documentation for castor
castor-javadoc- Javadoc for castor
castor-test- Tests for castor
castor-xml- XML support for castor
castor0- An open source data binding framework for Java
castor0-doc- Documentation for castor0
castor0-javadoc- Javadoc for castor0
castor0-test- Tests for castor0
castor0-xml- XML support for castor0
ccl-util-32.69-3.jpp5.noarch.rpm Reusable Framework/Utils
ccl-util-javadoc-32.69-3.jpp5.noarch.rpm Javadoc for ccl-util
ccl-util-manual-32.69-3.jpp5.noarch.rpm Documents for ccl-util
cewolf-1.0-5.jpp5.noarch.rpm Chart Taglib Library
cewolf-javadoc-1.0-5.jpp5.noarch.rpm Javadoc for cewolf
cglib-2.1.3-4.jpp5.noarch.rpm Code Generation Library