Integrating Maven based builds into Eclipse has never been easy. This is because both Maven and Eclipse control the build process in fundamentally different ways. Eclipse uses an incremental compiler which runs each time a file is saved. Maven on the other hand is a very powerful build tool based on a variety of plug-ins and build phases. In Kepler, Eclipse now has a number of integrations to make Maven and Eclipse much easier. This articles highlights these.
Jun 18, 13