Plugin Management

This lesson talks about the pluginManagement element that can be used to consolidate plugin versions across child projects.

We have already covered <dependencyManagement> and how it can be used to factor out common dependencies and their associated versions in one place. The <pluginManagement> tag offers similar functionality from the perspective of plugins. Consider the following setup that consists of a parent-POM project from which a child project inherits:

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