Resolution: Won't Fix
Affects Version/s: None
Fix Version/s: None
Environment:Any pom where SCM information is based on properties
My SCM urls are based on a well-defined pattern utilizing 1 or 2 properties and the artifactId
When the release plugin runs, it overrides these properties with the expanded SCM information, as expected.
However, when releasing a parent pom, this isn't an optimal situation. (My) parent poms need to be released by altering the property sets, not changing the SCM urls.
is based on
What I'd like is to be able to change the sird.scm.url.dev (for instance) to some OTHER value, such as substituting a different url like
with some property called releaseTag set by the release plugin into my property sets
and then having the release plugin just change the scm url to
I know at least a couple of other places that manage a large number of artifacts like to do things like this.