Apache Maven, or Maven for short, is a software project management and comprehension tool
which uses a central Project Object Model (POM) to manage a project’s build, reporting
and documentation generation. POM files (
pom.xml) are included in the projects for
To install Maven, visit the Maven website (http://maven.apache.org)
and follow the download instructions from there.
This document has been written and tested with Maven version 2.2.0. The rest of the document
assumes that Maven
mvn …) are available from the command line.