Provides tools to generate documentation from tests. Currently the tools concentrate on making the story behind tests visible. They use the tests to generate a documentation from executable code. Since the test code itself is documentation, we talk about executable documentation.



The Alias Maven Plugin creates alias scripts from a configurations file. This allows a team to share aliases that are useful to make working with a command shell more productive.

There is a report to generate a documentation for the shortcuts on your team server. This report is part of the Maven site generated for your alias configuration file.


The smartics configuration is available at the Config smartics Alias’ website. This project may serve as an example for building a project specific configuration.

Project Blog

The following posts provide more information about this plugin on our blog.

Blog Posts