Java Build Automation Part 1: Create lean executable jar using Maven


Have you ever tried to create an executable jar file, while keeping all configuration files outside of the jar file, accessible to operations folks? Here is a step by step guide. JAR files are java archive files and as such, are not designed to be manipulated by operations folks (“ops”). However, if a developer creates an executable jar, all … More Java Build Automation Part 1: Create lean executable jar using Maven