All done with downloads, setups, configurations, installations, and verifications? Great! Let’s get down to business. If not, refer to the first few recipes of this chapter.
In this recipe, we will create our first Apache Maven project. To be more specific, we will use the Maven
archetype:generate goal to generate our first Maven Java project.
Then we take a look at the Maven project structure to get an idea of what constitutes a Maven project and what goes where by convention.
$ mvn archetype:generate