Monthly Archive: October 2014

Oct 28

Maven – first steps

The first command in the tutorial: mvn archetype:generate \-DarchetypeCatalog=https://artifacts. alfresco. com/nexus/content/groups/public/archetype-catalog. xml \-Dfilter=org. alfresco. maven. archetype: result – BUILD FAILURE time for bed…   Update: I was copying commands from this tutorial: It turns out that the text of the tutorial contains spaces which I copied along with everything else, so naturally it didn’t work. …

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Oct 27

Preparing for Maven 2 – Install Java and Maven

So your virtual machine is running… Then the first thing to do is to install Oracle Java – check this page. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java if there is a command not found response do this first: apt-get install software-properties-common python-software-properties Then: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer then get Maven sudo apt-get install maven …

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Oct 27

What is Maven?

Well, I’m not going to answer that question here, you can google it like I had to, but I will be writing about how I managed working through some of the tutorials on these topics. The first tutorial is Getting Started with the Alfresco Maven SDK by Jeff Potts. So the first thing is to set up …

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Oct 27

Looking down the rabbit hole…

Recently I landed the task of developing a document management system for a company that also wants to work towards ISO9000 certification. They want to be able to manage their documents as well as record, monitor and improve the procedures they use to complete tasks. Documents are created within the company and also uploaded by various …

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