maven-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Anders Hammar <and...@hammar.net>
Subject Re: How to perform ordered tasks in Maven2 build
Date Thu, 18 Mar 2010 20:00:39 GMT
I believe there are some blog posts over at Soantype's blog about success
stories migrating to Maven. Have a look there!
http://blogs.sonatype.com

/Anders

On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 18:35, Ron Wheeler
<rwheeler@artifact-software.com>wrote:

> Wayne Fay wrote:
>
>> Guys, I am trying to push Maven in my organization, so I am facing
>>> the reality of existing mega projects with mega chaos and the
>>> resistance of some zealous ant users. Do you have an operative
>>> suggestions?
>>>
>>>
>>
>> It sounds like you would benefit from a mandate from someone higher up
>> that will gently require people to adopt Maven over some period of
>> time.
>>
>> In an org full of zealous ant users, you're fighting an uphill battle
>> without some support. At the least, you need to be able to re-organize
>> the projects to get them to conform to Maven's standards for where
>> source files should be and to split things up into modules where it
>> makes sense etc.
>>
>> Without a mandate or some power in general over the projects, this
>> will probably be yet another failed migration effort. I am less of a
>> fan of the "parallel non-disruptive" approach suggested by Curtis
>> because it is much harder to accomplish due to the excessive
>> configuration that is required, unless you can do all your work in one
>> big branch in SVN and then check it all in at once after it is
>> working. But that is going to be very disruptive, too.
>>
>> Wayne
>>
>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@maven.apache.org
>> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@maven.apache.org
>>
>>
>>
>>
> Can you provide examples of large organizations that made the move from Ant
> to Maven and were happy with the process and felt that the benefits
> outweighed the initial costs.
>
> Ron
>
>
> Ron
>
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@maven.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@maven.apache.org
>
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message