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From Markus KARG <>
Subject Re: Who is the maintainer of the fop:fop project found on
Date Tue, 19 Sep 2006 11:43:05 GMT

actually the repo MUST be changes since the jar IS WRONG.

So if there is no maintainer and no JIRA: WHOM TO TELL ABOUT THE BUG NOW ?


Carlos Sanchez schrieb:

> I don't think the repo needs to be changed to meet your requirements.
> And it's a collective effort, there's no mantainer.
> On 9/19/06, Markus KARG <> wrote:
>> I need to find out the maintainer of the fop:fop project on 
>> There is a severe bug in the published JAR that prevents referencing
>> this project from own projects.
>> Please either fix the bug or tell me the name of the maintainer so I can
>> ask him to fix it!
>> As there is no JIRA group for that project, I also cannot file a JIRA 
>> issue.
>> It's all about the fop plugin (groupId: fop, artifactId: fop). The
>> current version is 0.20.5. That version's pom.xml found on
>> contains a dependency on "xml-apis-1.0.b2.jar"
>> (xml-apis, version 1.0.b2), which should result in "Class-Path:
>> xml-apis-1.0.b2.jar" to be written in the main artifact 
>> "fop-0.20.5.jar".
>> Actually the "fop-0.20.5.jar" found on doesn't contain
>> "Class-Path: xml-apis-1.0.b2.jar" but "Class-Path: xml-apis.jar" which
>> results in a class path resolving problem at run time in any project
>> using FOP 0.20.5!
>> The same problem not only happens with "xml-apis" but with nearly ALL
>> dependencies of fop-0.20.5 (e. g. also with "batik")!
>> This has to be fixed ASAP to make those projects work!
>> The fix is quite easy, just modify the Class-Path: entry or do "mvn
>> clean deploy" to push another copy to
>> The problem is really urgent since we need this and we do not have write
>> access to that folder on of
>> Thanks
>> Markus

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