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From Jörg Schaible <>
Subject Re: Offline builds nearly impossible
Date Fri, 13 Nov 2015 16:33:19 GMT
Hi Jason,

Jason van Zyl wrote:

> Use a file based remote repository instead of trying to build in offline
> mode.
> You can either use a repository manager to create the remote repository or
> an empty local repository with a full build. As noted though, you have to
> remove all local repository metadata and files if you create the
> repository locally.
> Now that you have the repository that contains everything you need to
> build create a settings.xml with a mirror pointing to a file-based
> repository. You shouldn’t need to build in offline mode but using a
> file-base repository in your mirror will effectively be the same. This way
> you will not be subject to every Maven plugins potentially flaking
> handling of offline mode.

Good idea, thanks! And with a mirror setup to file:/// (except for that 
file-based remote repo) we can even verify that no offline access is 


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