What is a maven classifier?
Then, what is properties in POM XML?
Properties can be defined in a POM or in a Profile. The properties set in a POM or in a Maven Profile can be referenced just like any other property available throughout Maven. User-defined properties can be referenced in a POM, or they can be used to filter resources via the Maven Resource plugin.
Additionally, what is POM XML file why it is used? It is an XML file that contains information about the project and configuration details used by Maven to build the project. When executing a task or goal, Maven looks for the POM in the current directory. It reads the POM, gets the needed configuration information, then executes the goal.
Beside above, what does POM XML contains?
POM is an acronym for Project Object Model. The pom. xml file contains information of project and configuration information for the maven to build the project such as dependencies, build directory, source directory, test source directory, plugin, goals etc. Maven reads the pom.
What are the three essentials elements that are needed for a Maven application?
There are three built-in build life cycle 'clean', 'default' and 'site'.
- compile – compiles the source code.
- test – executes unit test cases.
- package – bundles the compiled code (Ex: war / jar)
- install – stores the built package in local Maven repository.
- deploy – store in remote repository for sharing.