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The p2 project is a sub-project of Equinox that focuses on provisioning technology for OSGi-based applications. Although p2 has specific support for installing Eclipse and Equinox-based applications, it includes a general-purpose provisioning infrastructure that can be used as the basis for provisioning solutions for a wide variety of software applications.
The bulk of the current information on this work area is maintained in the wiki. There you will find documents discussing:
The p2 team uses the main Equinox resources with the following refinements.
|Bugs||Bugs use the p2 component, and use a variety of summary prefixes for various aspects of p2.|
|GIT||See the projects in the p2 git repository.|