How to convert maven java project to IntelliJ Idea project

Spread the words...Share on Google+3Share on Facebook0Tweet about this on Twitter3Share on LinkedIn2Buffer this pageShare on StumbleUpon0Share on Reddit0

We have learned that how to create a simple java project in maven and also how to convert it to support eclipse IDE.Sometimes developers environment consist of IntelliJ IDE instead of eclipse. So, lets learn about converting it to support IntelliJ also.

Using an example to demonstrate is always a good way. So, lets see an example:

1) Create sample maven project

mvn archetype:generate -DgroupId=com.howtodoinjava -DartifactId=intelliJDemo
-DarchetypeArtifactId=maven-archetype-quickstart -DinteractiveMode=false

2) Generate ant script from pom.xml

cd intelliJDemo
mvn idea:idea

3) Above command will download the project plugins for IntelliJ. And, above command will also create the project file (.ipr), module file (.iml) and workspace file (.iws).

maven_intellij

Happy Learning !!

Reference: http://maven.apache.org/plugins/maven-idea-plugin/index.html

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,840 other subscribers

Spread the words...Share on Google+3Share on Facebook0Tweet about this on Twitter3Share on LinkedIn2Buffer this pageShare on StumbleUpon0Share on Reddit0

Leave a Reply