Quick-Start with Maven 3.X on CentOS 6.X
The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Apache Maven 3.x on CentOS 6.X i686/x8664 Linux Desktop/Server.
Sure that the Apache Maven is also in the CentOS Yum Repositories, but if You want to be Certain of Getting-Installed Right the Latest Maven Release then Follow this Tutorial…
The Apache Maven 3 SetUp Require a Working Java JDK 8+ Installation, so You will Find Link to Installing Oracle Java JDK on CentOS.
Maven calls its build scripts Project Object Model (POM) files. These POM files are in XML, and each Maven project or module will have an accompanying pom.xml file.
A Project Management Tool such as Maven provides a Superset of features found in a Build Tool.
But in Addition to providing Build capabilities, Maven can also Run Reports, Generate a Web Site, and Managig Communication among members of a Working Team.
Download Apache Maven 3.x Binaries:
Maven bin.tar.gz for CentOS
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Or LogIn into Shell…
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Or from Shell:
tar xvzf apache-maven*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
Verify that JDK 8+ is Installed on System
How-to Install Oracle JDK 8+ on CentOS:Install Oracle JDK for CentOS
Relocate Maven Binaries
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
chown -R root:root /tmp/apache-maven*
mv /tmp/apache-maven* /opt/
Add Maven Binaries to User Path
Ctrl+X to Save and Exit from “nano” :)
Load New SetUp:
Test Maven Installation
Quick-Start with Maven Projects Management:Maven Quick-Start Guide
Quick-Start with Eclipse Java Developers on CentOS: