Sun Jan 12 16:41:57 CET 2014
The main project file is pom.xml, using Apache Maven in Netbeans.
need maven to interprete the POM
netbeans -> tools -> plugins -> settings: enable all
available plugins -> select maven
Source: NetBeans Distribution Homepage:
NetBeans IDE support for Apache Maven.
Maven is a software project management and comprehension tool. Based
on the concept of a project object model (POM), Maven can manage a
project's build, reporting and documentation from a central piece of
information. To learn more about Apache Maven, visit What is Maven?
The IDE support includes own project type entirely based on Maven's
medatata, code completion for Maven's project files, integration with
other tools in the IDE etc.