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Configuring maven in Eclipse

Steps to configure maven in Eclipse



Once you installed Maven integration plugin in eclipse you need to do some configuration.

Step 1: go to windows and click on preferences


Step 2: go to the Maven and Select archetype and click on add Remote catalog.


 

Step 3: Give remote catalog path


Catalog file: http://repo.maven.apache.org/maven2/archetype-catalog.xml
Note: you can add local catalog or Remote catalog.

local represents the ~/.m2/archetype-catalog.xml catalog file.

Remote represents the http://repo.maven.apache.org/maven2/archetype-catalog.xml catalog file.

Step 4: Click on Ok to add Remote catalog.


 

Step 5: Go to installation and click on add


Step 6: Give your maven Installation path and click on finish


Step 7: Select Maven and Click ok


Step 4: Now go to the User Setting and Give path of your setting.xml file.


That’s it Now you can start with your first maven project.

Creating Maven project in Eclipse

Step 1: Click on file and select new and click on Maven Project


Step 2: Select default and click on next


 

Step 2: Under filter Search for Archetype j2ee to create simple web app.
Eclipse will Retrieve available archetype


 

Step 3:To create simple webApp select webapp-j2ee


Step 4:Define group id and Artifact id(Project name) and click on finish


Step 5:Eclipse automatically create project structure Based on Archetype.


Step 6: You can run index.jsp file to check everything working fine.


Step 7: Accessing index.jsp file


Step 8:Now you if will check libraries you can see maven dependency and
inside you can see required jar file,which you need to define in pom.xml file.

 once you add dependency in pom.xml it will automatically download required jar file.