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  • magnolia-dam-jcr
    • Magnolia specific DAM implementation based on JCR.
    • Stores DAM data in the JCR workspace dam.
    • Provides and configures the JCR specific AssetProvider  JcrAssetProvider .
  • magnolia-dam-imaging
    • The link between magnolia-dam-jcr and the Imaging module.
    • Provides and configures ImagingBasedAssetRenderer which is a AssetRenderer based on magnolia-dam-jcr.


Maven is the easiest way to install the module. Add the following to your bundle. The parent POM of your webapp project should set the latest version of the module automatically. Should you need to use a specific module version, you can define it using the <version/> in the dependency.


Magnolia DAM JCR configuration

As mentioned above, the configuration for   JcrAssetProvider  and  ImagingBasedAssetRenderer  are set by their modules. Finally the configuration looks like this:

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Note: NoOpAssetRenderer is configured by DAM core module but is shown here the sake completeness.