The next step is to create the
pom.xml file, which tells Maven and the Felix plugins how to build this project.
The Project Object Model (POM) is located in the project base directory (in this case, under
Create a file named
pom.xml. You will edit its contents as we go through their meaning in the coming sections.
<project xmlns="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4.0.0" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:schemaLocation="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4.0.0 http://maven.apache.org/maven-v4_0_0.xsd"> <modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion>
The first part is common to all POMs; it's the XML schema information and the POM model version.