The XDoclet Plugin is used to generate sources from XDoclet tags in the project source files. For details on those tags, please visit the XDoclet project web site.
The plugin has a single goals meant to participate in the default build lifecycle:
General instructions on how to use the XDoclet Plugin can be found on the usage page.
In case you still have questions regarding the plugin's usage, feel free to contact the user mailing list. The posts to the mailing list are archived and could already contain the answer to your question as part of an older thread. Hence, it is also worth browsing/searching the mail archive.
If you feel like the plugin is missing a feature or has a defect, you can fill a feature request or bug report in our issue tracker. When creating a new issue, please provide a comprehensive description of your concern. Especially for fixing bugs it is crucial that the developers can reproduce your problem. For this reason, entire debug logs, POMs or most preferably little demo projects attached to the issue are very much appreciated. Of course, patches are welcome, too. Contributors can check out the project from our source repository.