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From Nayana ABREU <holanda.nay...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Is it necessary to learn XML in order to lear Maven?
Date Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:34:06 GMT
Thank you very much Curtis Rueden


On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 11:30 AM, Curtis Rueden <ctrueden@wisc.edu> wrote:

> Hi Nayana,
>
> > Is it necessary to learn XML in order to lear Maven?
>
> No, if you use Eclipse you can configure your POM in its graphical editor.
> Other IDEs may have similar things.
>
> Even if you edit POMs by hand, XML is "human readable" meaning you don't
> really need an in-depth understanding of XML in order to hack together a
> Maven POM.
>
> My definition of "learn XML" would be more like:
> * Understand basics: elements vs. attributes, etc.
> * Understand XML validation; e.g. XSD and DTD
> * Understand XSLT stylesheets
> * Understand parsing: SAX, DOM and XPath
>
> And you certainly do not need to know those things to configure a Maven
> POM.
>
> Regards,
> Curtis
>
>
> On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 10:22 AM, Nayana ABREU <holanda.nayana@gmail.com
> >wrote:
>
> > Is it necessary to learn XML in order to lear Maven?
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > --
> > Nayana Holanda de Abreu
> > holanda.nayana@gmail.com
> > Phone: 662-801-6349
> > Skype: nayanexbourdon
> >
>



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Nayana Holanda de Abreu
holanda.nayana@gmail.com
Phone: 662-801-6349
Skype: nayanexbourdon

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