Annotation Type Consumer

A type implemented by, or extended by maven plugins or extensions. Maven plugins or extensions may provide implementations of those types which will be used by maven.

A type can be marked Consumer or Provider but not both. A type is assumed to be Consumer if it is not marked either Consumer or Provider.

A package can be marked Provider. In this case, all types in the package are considered to be a provider type regardless of whether they are marked Consumer or Provider.

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