Maven Quick Start on Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety
You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with Latest Apache Maven 3.x on Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop/Server.
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 Oracle Java JDK 8+ Installation, so You will Find Link to Installing Oracle Java JDK on Ubuntu.
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 BinariesMaven bin.tar.gz for Ubuntu
Open Terminal Window
Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
(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 Recommended Oracle Java JDK on UbuntuInstalling Oracle JDK for Ubuntu
Relocate Maven Binaries
Login as SuperUser:
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Set the SuperUser as Owner:
sudo chown -R root:root /home/[myUser]/Downloads/apache-maven*
Switch Contents with:
mv /home/[myUser]/Downloads/apache-maven** /opt/
To Achieve the SuperUser session:
Add Maven Binaries to User’s Path
Ctrl+x to Save and Exit from “nano” :)
Load New SetUp:
Test Maven Installation
Quick-Start with Maven Projects ManagementMaven Quick Start Guide
Quick-Start with Eclipse Java Developers on Ubuntu:
SetUp Eclipse for Java on Ubuntu.