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  1. 37d07ed Updating XBean by Colm O hEigeartaigh · 4 months ago master
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  4. 89f4a25 [maven-release-plugin] prepare for next development iteration by emmanuel lecharny · 7 months ago
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Apache Directory Project

This repository contains the Maven parent POM and some shared resources of the Apache Directory project.

Release Process

(See also

Prepare the POM

mvn release:prepare -DdryRun=true

Deploy a snapshot

mvn deploy

This is useful to verify your settings in ~/.m2/settings.xml (Nexus password and GPG key)

Prepare the release

mvn release:clean
mvn release:prepare

When asked for the SCM release tag please remove the project prefix, the version number is enough.

This creates a tag here:

Stage the release

mvn release:perform

This deploys the POM to a staging repository. Go to and close the staging repository.

Inform dev list

Inform the dev list to publish (release) this POM. After a 4 hour grace period the POM can be released, therefore go to and release the staging repository.