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This document lists changes made to the Maven Project API.

Index of APIs

Incompatible changes by date

Fuller descriptions of all changes can be found below (follow links).

Not all deprecations are listed here, assuming that the deprecated APIs continue to essentially work. For a full deprecation list, please consult the Javadoc.

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Changes by version

These API specification versions may be used to indicate that a module requires a certain API feature in order to function. For example, if you see here a feature you need which is labelled 1.20, your manifest should contain in its main attributes the line:

OpenIDE-Module-Module-Dependencies: org.netbeans.modules.maven/1 > 1.20

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Details of all changes by API and date

Maven Archetype

Allow declarative action registrations

May 13 '21; API spec. version: 1.17; affected top-level classes: MavenActions; made by: sdedic; issues: NETBEANS-5670

Actions and Project Configurations can be contributed to a Maven project declaratively, using the Layer XML. See MavenActions for spec and examples.

Created the public Maven Archetype api

Jul 17 '14; API spec. version: 1.0; affected top-level classes: Archetype ArchetypeWizards ProjectInfo; made by: tstupka; issues: #245153

Public API for creating New Project wizards based on the maven-archetype-plugin.