- Install maven
- download http://maven.apache.org/download.cgi#Installation (i used apache-maven-3.0.5-bin.zip)
- extract the zip and follow the ReadMe file (which says to add bin folder to PATH environment variable)
- In Eclipse IDE, do Help -> Install New Software as follows: (installing maven for eclipse plugin)
After a successful installation, I imported the maven project by doing File -> Import as follows:
However, I got the following error during import process:
However changing maven installation path in Eclipse via Preferences interface did not help to resolve the problem :( So I continued the import process with errors..
The problem was due to my import project style.. I included all the pom files at first, however importing only the pom in the parent directory was enough! That solved the situation in my condition..