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Maven: Is there a way to get reverse dependency tree

Jayesh A Lalwani
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RUnning mvn dependency:tree gives you a graph that tells you all the modules that your module is dependent on. It's beautiful. What I want is the reverse of that. If I have a large multi-module project, and I change module A, I want to find all the modules that are dependent on module A

James Boswell
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Yes, you can. Using filtering which comes with the dependency plugin.

Filtering the dependency tree
Jayesh A Lalwani
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Nice! Thank you very much
 
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