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From Leo Simons <>
Subject Re: [build] Dependency management
Date Sat, 16 Aug 2003 15:53:47 GMT
Jason Dillon wrote:

>> Write a base project.xml containing the common deps (like 
>> commons-logging) and
>> other common info, write a base maven.xml that fires up a reactor 
>> that calls the
>> 'jar:install-snapshot' goal, and life will be much easier already. 
>> Declare all
>> intra-project dependencies as SNAPSHOT to make sure you always get 
>> the latest
>> generated jar.
> The problem with this approach is that all modules now have extra bits 
> on their class-path, which is not desired. 

huh? If it is a common dep, it should be there, if its not, it should 
not be? Does not compute?

> Also, I have tried using SNAPSHOT for intra-project depends, but Maven 
> still tries to download newer versions from the remote repo which is 
> silly and just slows things down.

you can use the '-o' switch with maven to make it not connect at all.


- Leo

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