I think they were not available in the remote repository as you suggest.

Alex

On 10/18/07, Felix Knecht <felixk@apache.org > wrote:

> We have the '/dependencies' folder that is divided into two parts. The
> 'eclipse' folder is the store for our eclipse dependencies for plugins
> and RCP application. The 'externals' folder is the Ivy repository for
> our dependencies.
>

Is it policy to have all the dependencies in svn repository as well or where the dependencies (at least the external)
just not remote available at that time?

Felix