Maven Shared Components
  1. Maven Shared Components
  2. MSHARED-47

maven-dependency-analyzer finds too many used dependencies

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    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
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      Description

      I'll just quote the post from our internal mailing list:

      "I don't like that plugin - it has reported dozens of missing dependencies that were unnecessary for me, so I stopped using it. The most common example is when you have a dependency on a project that has a dependency on Xerces, Xalan or some other XML project and your project has java.xml.* imports, which you're resolving from the JDK, it gives a higher priority to external dependencies, even if another project introduces them, than it does to JDK libraries."

      I've got a (possible) patch coming up in a few...

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            • Assignee:
              Brian Fox
              Reporter:
              Matthew Beermann
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