Maven: Start Here

About Maven at Jive

Jive Software offers a Secure repository with credentialed access for partners and licensed customers wishing to do extensive custom development.

What's In the Repository?

Repository What's in there How do I get access?
Secure Repository SBS Binaries, Sources, Custom development archetypes, tools Create a support case in your space in the support portal.

I don't know much about Maven.  Where do I start?

First, read the 5-minute tutorial.

Then, we recommend starting reading the first 60 pages of this PDF book: Better Builds with Maven.  Seriously.  It's a serious tool, and without a serious foundation you're likely to give up in frustration.

What do I read now for full custom Jive SBS customization?

  1. How-To: Install Maven
  2. settings.xml - For Licensed Customers and Partners
  3. Maven: How To Create a New Maven Project
  4. Maven: How to Run
  5. Maven: How to Debug
  6. Maven Command Line Cheatsheet