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Handy Commands For Developers by Ashish Mishra


Scenario 1: Start the AEM in debug mode
java -Xdebug -Xnoagent -Djava.compiler=NONE -Xrunjdwp:transport=dt_socket,server=y,suspend=n,address= -XX:+HeapDumpOnOutOfMemoryError -XX:MaxPermSize=256M -Xmx1024m -Dorg.apache.sling.commons.log.level=INFO -jar cq-quickstart-6.5.0.jar

Scenario 2: Build and deploy AEM
mvn -PautoInstallPackage -Padobe-public clean install

Scenario 3: Start the Spring boot application
mvn clean spring-boot:run

Scenario 4: Start Spring boot in specific mode
mvn clean spring-boot:run -Dspring-boot.run.profiles=local

Scenario 5: Skip J-Unit test

Scenario 6: Start Spring boot in debug mode and also run a specific profile and skip j unit test compilation
mvn spring-boot:run -Dspring-boot.run.jvmArguments="-agentlib:jdwp=transport=dt_socket,server=y,suspend=n,address=5005" -Dspring-boot.run.profiles=local -Dmaven.test.skip=true

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Kautuk Sahni
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Scenario 2: Build and deploy AEM
mvn -PautoInstallPackage -Padobe-public clean install

this command itself can be modified as
mvn -PautoInstallPackage -Padobe-public clean install -DskipTests

to skip the test on deployment.