versions:display-dependency-updates

Full name:

org.codehaus.mojo:versions-maven-plugin:2.1:display-dependency-updates

Description:

Displays all dependencies that have newer versions available.

Attributes:

  • Requires a Maven project to be executed.
  • Since version: 1.0-alpha-1.

Optional Parameters

Name Type Since Description
allowSnapshots Boolean 1.0-alpha-1 Whether to allow snapshots when searching for the latest version of an artifact.
Default value is: false.
User property is: allowSnapshots.
generateBackupPoms Boolean 1.0-alpha-3 Controls whether a backup pom should be created (default is true).
User property is: generateBackupPoms.
processDependencies Boolean 1.2 Whether to process the dependencies section of the project. If not set will default to true.
User property is: processDependencies.
processDependencyManagement Boolean 1.2 Whether to process the dependencyManagement section of the project. If not set will default to true.
User property is: processDependencyManagement.
rulesUri String 1.0-alpha-3 The Wagon URI of a ruleSet file containing the rules that control how to compare version numbers.
User property is: maven.version.rules.
serverId String 1.0-alpha-3 settings.xml's server id for the URL. This is used when wagon needs extra authentication information.
Default value is: serverId.
User property is: maven.version.rules.serverId.
verbose Boolean 2.1 Whether to show additional information such as dependencies that do not need updating. Defaults to false.
User property is: verbose.

Parameter Details

allowSnapshots:

Whether to allow snapshots when searching for the latest version of an artifact.
  • Type: java.lang.Boolean
  • Since: 1.0-alpha-1
  • Required: No
  • User Property: allowSnapshots
  • Default: false

generateBackupPoms:

Controls whether a backup pom should be created (default is true).
  • Type: java.lang.Boolean
  • Since: 1.0-alpha-3
  • Required: No
  • User Property: generateBackupPoms

processDependencies:

Whether to process the dependencies section of the project. If not set will default to true.
  • Type: java.lang.Boolean
  • Since: 1.2
  • Required: No
  • User Property: processDependencies

processDependencyManagement:

Whether to process the dependencyManagement section of the project. If not set will default to true.
  • Type: java.lang.Boolean
  • Since: 1.2
  • Required: No
  • User Property: processDependencyManagement

rulesUri:

The Wagon URI of a ruleSet file containing the rules that control how to compare version numbers.
  • Type: java.lang.String
  • Since: 1.0-alpha-3
  • Required: No
  • User Property: maven.version.rules

serverId:

settings.xml's server id for the URL. This is used when wagon needs extra authentication information.
  • Type: java.lang.String
  • Since: 1.0-alpha-3
  • Required: No
  • User Property: maven.version.rules.serverId
  • Default: serverId

verbose:

Whether to show additional information such as dependencies that do not need updating. Defaults to false.
  • Type: java.lang.Boolean
  • Since: 2.1
  • Required: No
  • User Property: verbose