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Apache Maven Cookbook

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Apache Maven Cookbook

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Apache Maven Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Generating changelogs for a site

Now that we have seen the Maven SCM plugin in action, we can see how we can use this feature to generate a log of project changes as part of the site report.

How to do it...

  1. Open the Maven project project-with-documentation.

  2. Add the following entry in the reporting section:

  3. Run the following command:

    mvn site
  4. Observe the output:

    [INFO] Generating "Change Log" report    --- maven-changelog-plugin:2.3
    [INFO] Generating changed sets xml to: C:\projects\apache-maven-cookbook\project-with-documentation\target\changelog.xml
    [INFO] Executing: cmd.exe /X /C "git whatchanged "--since=2014-11-06 02:45:57 +0
    000" "--until=2014-12-07 02:45:57 +0000" --date=iso -- C:\projects\apache-maven-cookbook\project-with-documentation"
  5. Observe the generated reports:

How it...