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Februar 16, 2010

howto disable inherited maven plugin

Filed under: software — Thomas Wabner @ 3:43 pm
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We using in our department a big hierarchy of maven parents (like the apache community does). Some of these parents define useful plugins.

If I want to use the parents (and often this is a good idea, because the parents defining for example version informations for my dependencies), but I do not want to have a specific plugin invoked while I’am using maven, I can simple disable the plugin with follow configuration in my pom.xml:


The trick how to disable a plugin is to set the phase of the plugin to none.


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