Applies to ReadyAPI 3.53, last modified on June 07, 2024

Maven is a build automation tool for Java projects used to keep track of building and dependencies.

SmartBear provides a maven archetype you can use in your project.


Java JDK

To use Maven, you need the Java Development Kit (JDK) v. 8 of Java. Regular Java Runtime Environment (JRE) will not work.

Platform Considerations

For Windows environments, some special considerations apply. See for more information.

Install Maven

Installation instructions for Maven are available at

Maven Assembly Plugin

If you have third-party dependencies in your plugin, you need to use the Maven Assembly plugin.

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