Maven Eclipse Plugin and the POM packaging project
I simply hate that "mvn eclipse:eclipse" does not generate project files for Maven projects that have POM packaging. Yes I know that I can simply create a Default Eclipse project on the folder but why do I have to do this action many time when the target is to avoid to repeat task?
So I hacked into and "fixed" it. That was simple. What is not is to understand reason behind the choice and provide a better alternative. Let's dig into it
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