Where is the Nexus OSS war file?

The war distribution of Nexus is deprecated and  we've removed the Nexus war download link from the main download page to discourage it's use. It was originally built as a service to the OSS community, but it receives only basic sanity testing at Sonatype, and we do not devote any significant development resources to it. 

Sonatype does not recommend using the Nexus war distribution in production, and does not support it's use. Users should use the Nexus jetty bundle instead.  The jetty bundle receives extensive testing via unit, integration, load, and manually run tests every release.

This link can be used to download the war version of Nexus OSS for the remaining Nexus 2.x releases:

http://www.sonatype.org/downloads/nexus-latest.war

When Nexus 3.0 is released there will not be a war version of it.

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    jason floyd

    What about version specific .war files?

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    Peter Lynch

    We are closing this article for comments.

    If you have a support license, please contact us by submitting a support ticket.

    If you do not have a support license, please use our Nexus Users List or our other free support resources.

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