Chapter 21. Maven Indexer Plugin

The Maven Indexer Plugin is required for the Maven plugin to enable it to quickly search Maven Central for artifacts.
To Deploy the Maven Indexer plugin use the following commands:

Procedure 21.1. Deploy the Maven Indexer Plugin

  1. In the Container perspective go to the Karaf console and enter the following command to install the Maven Indexer plugin:
    features:install hawtio-maven-indexer
    In the Fabric perspective go to the Karaf console and add the feature to a profile:
    fabric:profile-edit --features hawtio-maven-indexer jboss-fuse-full
  2. For both perspectives, the rest of the commands are the same. Enter the following commands to configure the Maven Indexer plugin:
    config:edit io.hawt.maven.indexer 
    config:proplist
    config:propset repositories 'https://maven.oracle.com'
    config:proplist
    config:update
  3. Wait for the Maven Indexer plugin to be deployed. This may take a few minutes. Look out for messages like those shown below to appear on the log tab.
When the Maven Indexer plugin has been deployed, use the following commands to add further external Maven repositories to the Maven Indexer plugin configuration:
config:edit io.hawt.maven.indexer 
config:proplist
config:propset repositories external repository
config:proplist
config:update