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From "Olivier Lamy (JIRA)" <j...@codehaus.org>
Subject [jira] (MNG-5185) Improve "missing dependency" error message when _maven.repositories conflict
Date Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:44:14 GMT

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Olivier Lamy closed MNG-5185.
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    Resolution: Fixed

pushed 
can be desactivated using:
* new cli option: -slrm,--simple-local-repository-manager
* or in MAVEN_OPTS: -Dmaven.simpleLocalRepoMan=true
                
> Improve "missing dependency" error message when _maven.repositories conflict
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: MNG-5185
>                 URL: https://jira.codehaus.org/browse/MNG-5185
>             Project: Maven 2 & 3
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>    Affects Versions: 3.0.2, 3.0.3, 3.0.4
>            Reporter: Mark Derricutt
>            Assignee: Olivier Lamy
>             Fix For: 3.1.0
>
>         Attachments: 0001-MNG-5185-Warn-about-artifacts-present-but-not-availa.patch
>
>
> Based on a discussion on the users list [1], Maven 3 has changed how it resolves artifacts
from custom repositories.  Unfortunately, when conflicts arise ( GAV is in local repo, but
POM has no matching repository id declared ) Maven just tells the user that the artifact could
not be resolved.
> This leads to confusion from users who find the .jar files in their local repository,
and they just get frustrated and complain that "maven sucks".
> It would be good if Maven was updated with some improved error messages along the lines
of:
> "The {GAV} artifact was found in your local repository, but came from the undeclared
repository "xxx", either configure this in your pom with {insert sample XML block in error
message}, or in your "yyy" mirror."
> The "mirror" section of the error message should be included -if- the current ~/.m2/settings.xml
declares a mirror.  By improving the messages here we can help the users move on to building
software, rather than pulling out their hair :)
> [1] http://maven.40175.n5.nabble.com/Maven-3-maven-repositories-and-lastUpdated-td4927537.html

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