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From Jörg Schaible <>
Subject RE: validator: can I build with maven w/o commons-build?
Date Fri, 18 Mar 2005 14:02:29 GMT
Simon Kitching wrote on Friday, March 18, 2005 1:05 AM:


> Which maven target are you trying to build?
> eg "maven jar", "maven dist", "maven site"?
> Some targets do need commons-build to be present as a
> "sibling" directory to the one that you are trying to build
> (commons-validator in this case). These targets are mostly
> the ones related to building website stuff, as commons-build
> has the common stylesheets etc. However it is expected that
> only the project maintainers will need to do these tasks.
> The target "maven jar" should not need commons-build. This
> target will create the .jar files needed to *use* validator.
> And this is the default target.

This is wrong. Either the POM extends a parent or not. This is not dependent on a target.

> If you do want to build the related website, commons-build is
> in the subversion repository along with all the other commons stuff.

This one has to be present builing with Maven.

- Jörg

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