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To build the software we require

KAON 2 is only relevant for some experiments, and is not part of the delivered product.

Install PDQ in Maven

  1. Download from PDQ releases
    • pdq-common-1.0.0.jar
  2. Install as in the official documentation
    • mvn org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-install-plugin:2.5.2:install-file -Dfile="pdq-common-1.0.0.jar"

Install KAON 2

Install the JAR of KAON2 using:

mvn install:install-file -Dfile=./src/main/resources/kaon2.jar -DgroupId=org.semanticweb.kaon2 -DartifactId=kaon2 -Dversion=2008-06-29 -Dpackaging=jar -DgeneratePom=true

Install GSat

If you want to run the tests, you need to:

  1. Download the file from GSat test datasets
  2. Extract it in the root of the project

Otherwise, you can simply run the script.

Build the project:

mvn verify

That’s it! If you look in the target subdirectory, you should find the build output.

Useful Maven commands for developers

Check PDM violations and bugs in code:

mvn pmd:check

mvn spotbugs:check

Update Maven dependencies and Plugins:

mvn versions:display-dependency-updates

mvn versions:display-plugin-updates

Generate Javadoc:

mvn javadoc:javadoc