Generate an empty -javadoc JAR file

If you read Sonatype OSS requirements to publish Maven artifacts on Maven Central, all the Maven modules with a JAR packaging must provide both -sources and -javadoc JAR files. Using a profile for this is quite easy. I handled it within my parent (this is a multi-module project and I wanted to write my configuration […]

Posted at 3:37 pm on August 1, 2014 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Miscellaneous | Tagged: , , | Continue reading

Another Cryptic Message from Maven

I am still struggling with the development (and most of all, the tests) of a Maven plug-in. After I tried to run unit tests in my Eclipse, I got the following error. java.lang.Exception: Unexpected exception, expected but was at org.junit.internal.runners.statements.ExpectException.evaluate( at org.apache.maven.plugin.testing.MojoRule$2.evaluate( at org.junit.rules.TestWatcher$1.evaluate( at org.junit.rules.RunRules.evaluate( at org.junit.runners.ParentRunner.runLeaf( at org.junit.runners.BlockJUnit4ClassRunner.runChild( at org.junit.runners.BlockJUnit4ClassRunner.runChild( at org.junit.runners.ParentRunner$ at […]

Posted at 10:22 am on July 23, 2014 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Java tips | Tagged: , | Continue reading


My name is Vincent Zurczak.
I am a R&D Engineer working for a French Software Editor.

I have a solid experience in Eclipse development, Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA) and integration issues. I am now working on a project related to deployment and cloud computing. The project is called Roboconf and is open source.

I used to be a committer on Petals ESB (OW2), SCA Tools (Eclipse) and BPEL Designer (Eclipse).

You can also take a look at my French blog and my GitHub account.


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