Tuesday, 14 December 2010
To help you jump-start a new project using Infinispan, we now have Maven Archetypes you can use. If you don’t know what a Maven Archetype is, you should read this article which explains archetypes in more detail. Of course, this assumes that you are using Maven as a build tool.
We’ve created two separate archetypes for Infinispan. The first sets you up with a clean, new directory structure and sample code for a new Infinispan project, including sample configuration files and skeleton code, as well as a Maven pom.xml descriptor containing all necessary dependencies.
The second archetype is targeted towards people using Infinispan and want to report bugs and contribute tests to the project. It sets up a new project with a skeleton functional test, including all of Infinispan’s test helper utilities to simulate network setup and failure from within a test. More important, the generated skeleton test is structured such that it can easily be assimilated into Infinispan’s core test suite if necessary.
For more information on these archetypes, including a simple step-by-step guide, read http://community.jboss.org/wiki/InfinispanMavenArchetypes
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