Monthly Archives: September 2009

In other news


September 30, 2009 By

Welcome to the weekly roundup of blogs and tweets that mention Nexus, Maven, and other projects that Sonatype developers contribute to. Blogs Segers Consulting: The Spring 3 RC1 maven artifacts have arrived! “Yesterday I saw a tweet of Arjen Poutsma that the new Spring 3 RC1 artifacts are released on the springsource maven repo. This […]

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Follow Sonatype on Twitter


September 29, 2009 By

Ever wonder how to get the inside scoop on what’s going on at Sonatype? Here’s how: http://twitter.com/sonatypenews: NEW: Aggregates all important news and announcements related to Sonatype, Maven, Nexus, and m2eclipse, including tweets from the accounts listed below. http://twitter.com/SonatypeNexus: News and how-tos related to Sonatype Nexus. http://twitter.com/Flexmojos: News and how-tos related to Flexmojos. http://twitter.com/mavenbook: Announcements […]

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Maven Tips and Tricks: Describing Maven Plugins with help:describe


By
Tim O'Brien

If you do any non-trivial customization of a Maven build, you’ll understand that you need to have a good understanding of Maven Plugin configuration. What configuration parameters are available for a particular plugin goal? Most users tend to Google for the particular Maven plugin and rely on the fact that most Maven-generate plugin sites contain […]

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Maven: The Definitive Guide 0.8 Published: New Content on Advanced Reactor Options


By
Tim O'Brien

This release of The Definitive Guide adds a new chapter “Running Maven” with an important new section documenting the Advanced Maven Reactor options –projects, –also-make, –resume-from, and –also-make-dependents. If you are working on a multi-module build and you are interested in finding ways to customize the projects selected for a particular build, these options are […]

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Maven: The Definitive Guide 0.7.2 Published


September 25, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

This release of The Definitive Guide adds some documentation for a few Maven 2.2.0 features, and it addresses a number of typos uncovered during our continued effort to produce a high-quality, free reference for Apache Maven. You can see for yourself by: Reading this book on the Sonatype site Downloading the PDF from Sonatype Reading […]

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In other news: Blogs and tweets


September 23, 2009 By

Welcome to the weekly roundup of blogs and tweets that mention Nexus, Maven, and other projects that Sonatype developers contribute to. Blogs Flex cookbook beta: Invoke FlexPMD with Maven on build Flex projects “Problem Summary: Setup Maven and FlexPMD, tune them to use for Flex applications build process automatize/report. Solution Summary: Download Apache Maven 2, […]

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Maven Tips and Tricks: Creating an OSGi Project with Maven


September 22, 2009 By
Tim O'Brien

This post is a quick start guide to using the Maven PAX plugin to create OSGi project and start an OSGi runtime environment (Apache Felix). First, use the Maven Pax Plugin from OPS4J, and call the create-project goal. The following command-line will create a multi-module project with a groupId of org.sonatype.mhandbook, an artifactId of osgi-project, […]

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