Apache Maven 1.x has reached its end of life, and is no longer supported. For more information, see the announcement. Users are encouraged to migrate to the current version of Apache Maven.

Deprecation Warning

This plugin has been removed from the current Maven distribution, it is not maintained by the Maven team anymore. Please check the Plugins History page to find out the last Maven version that included this plugin.

What is the Abbot plugin?

Provides the following features:

  • Ability to start the Abbot Costello editor using either jars defined in the POM or the jars from an already installed WebStart application.
  • Ability to execute Abbot XML scripts through the Ant <junit> task
  • Ability to execute Abbot XML scripts on an already installed WebStart application (end-to-end functional testing)

Using the plugin

See the usage tutorial.