Blog Archive for November 28, 2017

Getting Started with Maven

November 28, 2017

Now that I have Maven installed (see previous post) I wanted to create a simple project and compile it.

Generate New Project

We can use Maven to generate a new project, taking a template project structure to work from. Here we're using the maven-archetype-quickstart to give us a simple ...

Maven on Mac

November 28, 2017

I wanted to install Maven, the Java build tool on my Mac. This can be done using homebrew.


First I wanted to install Java 9. This can be done with:

$ brew update
$ brew cask install java


Next, to install Maven use:

$ brew install maven

To check if it ...