In this tutorial we will be checking how to display the description regarding maven plugin and parameters.
Lets take an example of release plugin.
mvn help:describe -Dplugin=release
You can also take all this description into a file by:
mvn help:describe -Dplugin=release > mvn_release_plugin.description
In order to retrieve a full description of a plugin’s parameter, we need to execute the below command. Like below command used to get description regarding release plugin and of prepare parameter.
mvn help:describe -Dplugin=release -Dmojo=prepare -Dfull=true