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.POM File Extension

File TypeMaven Build File

DeveloperThe Apache Project
3.8 (9 Votes)
CategoryDeveloper Files

What is a POM file?

File used by Maven, a Java program used to build Java applications and manage their dependencies; contains build information, such as required software dependencies, dependency scope, and packaging information.

More Information

POM files also include build information such as the program name, build version, and required build plug-ins.

NOTE: POM files are more commonly seen with an .XML file extension. They most commonly use the filename pom.xml.

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Programs that open POM files

Updated 3/29/2010

About POM Files

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