Quick-Start with Maven 3.X on Linux Mint 13 Maya
The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Apache Maven 3.x on Linux Mint 13 Maya LTS i386/amd64 Desktop.
Sure that the Apache Maven is also in the Ubuntu Apt 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 Linux Mint.
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 Mint
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
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 Linux Mint:Install Oracle JDK for Mint
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 Linux Mint: