So, the google maven-protoc plugin has been retired in favour of dtrott one. I
had a look at dtrott plugin and it seems to me unnecessary convoluted.
Additionally it runs under the BSD license, which is not very Enterprise
I created my own, which is just a wrapper around protoc and runs under the MIT
license *and* is on Maven central:
From: Gregory Kick [mailto:g...@google.com]
Sent: 21 June 2011 18:26
To: Pherl Liu
Cc: Marco Tedone; Protocol Buffers
Subject: Re: [protobuf] Uploading the maven-protoc-plugin to Maven Central?
On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 4:23 AM, Pherl Liu <liuj...@google.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 19, 2011 at 4:16 PM, Marco Tedone <marco.ted...@gmail.com>
>> Hi all,
>> Is there a reason why the plugin hasn't been uploaded to Maven
>> Central? If you want I could take ownership of that but then I'd have
>> to be the owner of the com.google.protobuf Maven groupId, which I
>> don't think is a good idea.
>> There are already two other maven-protoc-plugin out there, both
>> custom and this is causing confusion. I believe people would like to
>> see the "Google" maven-protoc-plugin and use that, but in a way is
>> easy to use (e.g. available in Maven Central).
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