Bug#740554: mangles classpath in upstream manifest

Daniel Pocock daniel at pocock.com.au
Tue Mar 4 06:48:26 UTC 2014

On 03/03/14 01:36, Emmanuel Bourg wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> maven-ant-helper was useful to build the Maven dependencies when Maven
> wasn't packaged yet (or to break circular dependencies). It's a limited
> implementation of the Maven lifecycle using only Ant, and it can't
> really aim at being on par with Maven in all areas. For jmxetric I would
> advise using maven-debian-helper instead.

Hi Emmanuel,

Thanks for this feedback

When I search for Debian Java mvn packaging, Google had referred me to
this wiki:


which suggested using libplexus-io-java as an example. That is using

I don't mind changing my packages to use the maven-debian-helper, but I
will look at that next time I update them.



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