Maven Historical Data is a plugin to the automated build tool Maven. Historical Data adds the ability to record and graph build metrics over time. Data is recorded to a database and can then be plotted as part of the automatically generated website.
You specify the xml report file that contains the data that should be recorded and an XPath expression that captures the data (see Properties for more details.)
Maven Historical Data contains goals to:
maven -Dmaven.repo.remote=http://www.ibiblio.org,http://mavenhistorical.sourceforge.net/maven -DartifactId=maven-historical-plugin -DgroupId=historical -Dversion=1.0b2-SNAPSHOT plugin:download
See the Goals documentation to see how to invoke the plugin.
If you want to build from source, then you need to: