JRuby rake and maven

I cannot stand Maven. It makes me nauseous. However that does not seem to be the case for other institutionalised developers. Here’s what I did on a project where I wanted to isolate its craziness and still use jruby and rake. namespace :maven do M2_HOME = "binaries/apache-maven-3.0.3" desc "Run the maven package goal" task :package => :clean do mvn "package" end desc "Run the application" task :application => :clean do mvn "test-compile", "exec:java", "-Dexec....

Spring-StringTemplate is now in Maven Central

For Ivy: <dependency org="com.watchitlater" name="spring-stringtemplate" rev="1.5.1" /> For Maven (yeech): <dependency> <groupId>com.watchitlater</groupId> <artifactId>spring-stringtemplate</artifactId> <version>1.5.1</version> </dependency> Thank you Sonatype....