Apache Maven core

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  1. 0e75baa improve and fix javadoc by Hervé Boutemy · 2 hours ago master
  2. c3dba0e [MNG-6113] Rename the 'Central Repository' to 'Maven Central Repository' in the 4.0.0 super POM by Christian Schulte · 4 years, 4 months ago
  3. a242c1a [MNG-6471] Parallel builder should use the module name as thread name by Romain Manni-Bucau · 2 years, 6 months ago
  4. b23116d [MNG-6114] Elements from the global settings should be ordered before elements from the user settings by Christian Schulte · 4 years, 4 months ago
  5. d740200 [MNG-7107] relax profile id validation, different from coordinate id by Hervé Boutemy · 8 days ago

Apache Maven

ASF Jira Apache License, Version 2.0, January 2004 Maven Central Jenkins Status Jenkins tests

Apache Maven is a software project management and comprehension tool. Based on the concept of a project object model (POM), Maven can manage a project's build, reporting and documentation from a central piece of information.

If you think you have found a bug, please file an issue in the Maven Issue Tracker.


More information can be found on Apache Maven Homepage. Questions related to the usage of Maven should be posted on the Maven User List.

Where can I get the latest release?

You can download the release source from our download page.


If you are interested in the development of Maven, please consult the documentation first and afterward you are welcome to join the developers mailing list to ask questions or discuss new ideas/features/bugs etc.

Take a look into the contribution guidelines.


This code is under the Apache License, Version 2.0, January 2004.

See the NOTICE file for required notices and attributions.


Do you like Apache Maven? Then donate back to the ASF to support the development.

Quick Build

If you want to bootstrap Maven, you'll need:

  • Java 1.8+
  • Maven 3.0.5 or later
  • Run Maven, specifying a location into which the completed Maven distro should be installed:
    mvn -DdistributionTargetDir="$HOME/app/maven/apache-maven-3.7.x-SNAPSHOT" clean package