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From Ron Wheeler <>
Subject Re: Deployment
Date Mon, 04 Mar 2013 16:22:02 GMT
That is how we addressed the issue.


On 04/03/2013 10:45 AM, Mark H. Wood wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 01, 2013 at 07:40:30PM -0800, Eric Kolotyluk wrote:
>> The part I was not too happy with was my service.jar was this ginormous
>> uber-jar created with the Assembly plug-in. Sure, everything worked
>> perfectly well, and was simple, but when I say ginormous I am very
>> serious. If I had had the time, the next thing I was going to do was
>> have my installer install Maven, and then bootstrap the rest of the
>> pieces by just choosing the right artifact names and versions given the
>> system environment I found. Basically, replace the uber-jar with a
>> common system-wide repository of jars, and configure the classpath
>> appropriately.
>> I am just thinking out loud and trying to get ideas from people.
> If the main thing you want from Maven in this case is dependency
> resolution, consider something like Ivy, which specializes in such.

Ron Wheeler
Artifact Software Inc
skype: ronaldmwheeler
phone: 866-970-2435, ext 102

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