Using the following goals and options:
release:prepare release:perform -Dmaven.deploy.skip=true
Still have the build attempt a deployment.
See important parts of the output:
Executing Maven: -B -f D:\.jenkins\workspace\RF20000 Werewolf Manager\pom.xml -DdevelopmentVersion=1.2-SNAPSHOT -DreleaseVersion=1.1 -Dusername=ortizj release:prepare release:perform -Dmaven.deploy.skip=true -Dpassword=*********
[ERROR] Failed to execute goal org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-deploy-plugin:2.7:deploy (default-deploy) on project RF20000-Manager-parent: Deployment failed: repository element was not specified in the POM inside distributionManagement element or in -DaltDeploymentRepository=id::layout::url parameter -> [Help 1]
It is not configured on purpose but seems the options are not propagated thru all the process.