Sun Jan 12 16:41:57 CET 2014

Installin Maven

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


Version: 4.11.1
date: 7/28/11
Source: NetBeans Distribution Homepage:

Plugin Description

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.