Plugin Documentation

Goals available for this plugin:

Goal Description
properties:help Display help information on properties-maven-plugin.
Call
 mvn properties:help -Ddetail=true -Dgoal=<goal-name>
to display parameter details.
properties:read-project-properties The read-project-properties goal reads property files and stores the properties as project properties. It serves as an alternate to specifying properties in pom.xml.
properties:set-system-properties Sets system properties.
properties:write-active-profile-properties Writes properties of all active profiles to a file.
properties:write-project-properties Writes project properties to a file.

System Requirements

The following specifies the minimum requirements to run this Maven plugin:

Maven 2.0.6
JDK 1.4
Memory No minimum requirement.
Disk Space No minimum requirement.

Usage

You should specify the version in your project's plugin configuration:

<project>
  ...
  <build>
    <!-- To define the plugin version in your parent POM -->
    <pluginManagement>
      <plugins>
        <plugin>
          <groupId>org.codehaus.mojo</groupId>
          <artifactId>properties-maven-plugin</artifactId>
          <version>1.0-alpha-2</version>
        </plugin>
        ...
      </plugins>
    </pluginManagement>
    <!-- To use the plugin goals in your POM or parent POM -->
    <plugins>
      <plugin>
        <groupId>org.codehaus.mojo</groupId>
        <artifactId>properties-maven-plugin</artifactId>
        <version>1.0-alpha-2</version>
      </plugin>
      ...
    </plugins>
  </build>
  ...
</project>

For more information, see "Guide to Configuring Plug-ins"