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Maven is increasingly being used to do more than build large, heterogenous projects:
I’ve created a small example project to demonstrate some of the trickier/advanced maven features which become important in real-world projects, which I’ll update over time with more examples. The code for this stuff is here: https://github.com/jayunit100/maven-examples.
Experiment 0: Super modules: Whats inherited?
If you run the “mvn test” command, you’ll notice that two tests run. These are in the submodule. However, if you look closely, the submodule has no dependencies (missing junit) nor the build declaration to run surefire. This tells us that inheritance of all the super module top level tags cascades into the submodule. So the take home: If you have a family of related projects with common dependencies and system property configurations ~ you can use maven submodules to structure them.
Experiment 1: Environment Variables.
If we export an environment variable “X” before running “mvn test”, we find that it will be available in the submodule as “env.X” in the System.getProperties() function, but also available as “X” in the System.getenv() properties.
2020 has not been a year we would have been able to predict. With a worldwide pandemic and lives thrown out of gear, as we head into 2021, we are thankful that our community and project continued to receive new developers, users and make small gains. For that and a...
It has been a while since we provided an update to the Gluster community. Across the world various nations, states and localities have put together sets of guidelines around shelter-in-place and quarantine. We request our community members to stay safe, to care for their loved ones, to continue to be...
The initial rounds of conversation around the planning of content for release 8 has helped the project identify one key thing – the need to stagger out features and enhancements over multiple releases. Thus, while release 8 is unlikely to be feature heavy as previous releases, it will be the...