Type: New Feature
Affects Version/s: 1.1
Fix Version/s: None
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One of the biggest problems with Java desktop applications is ease of installation.
Like the Maven Source Control Management Plug-in can handle CVS and others, a general plugin should be created to the be able to plug in:
- Windows installer through NSIS
- Windows installer through InstallAnywhere
- Linux installer through RPM (similar plugin available at SF)
- MacOs installer through ?
Shortcuts should be defined at a general level (in an xml file?), maybe with customization for each installer. A general goal generates all the installers it can.