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From Jorg Heymans ...@domek.be>
Subject Re: watch out with mirror http://apache.cs.uu.nl/
Date Sun, 20 Aug 2006 14:26:00 GMT
On 20 Aug 2006, at 12:31, Ard Schrijvers wrote:

> everybody using mirror http://apache.cs.uu.nl/ in his maven  
> build.properties should be aware of downloading wrong jars. There  
> seem to be strange rewrite rules configured, which rewrites you a  
> couple of times when you want to download certain jakarta jars, and  
> then just downloads http://jakarta.apache.org/site/downloads/ 
> index.html. You end up with hard to solve problems because of  
> nonsense jars just containing an html page.
>
> For example:
> http://apache.cs.uu.nl/dist/jakarta/jakarta-slide
> http://apache.cs.uu.nl/dist/jakarta/jakarta-bcel
> http://apache.cs.uu.nl/dist/jakarta/jakarta-bsf
>

That's odd.

You can try contacting dev@maven.a.o, but my experience from the past  
shows that they don't seem to care much about what mirrors do. Best  
bet probably is to contact the mirror admins.

> I did not test further, but it seems that jakarta projects, from  
> which the jars are not present in apache.cs.uu.nl, are redirected,  
> instead of returning a 404. If you for example have the dependency
>
> <dependency>
>       <id>jakarta-slide:slide-stores</id>
>       <version>a-random-version-here</version>
> </dependency>

Just to set things clear, this is a maven1-only repo right ?


Jorg



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