Could not calculate build plan: Plugin org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-resources-plugin:2.5 or one of its dependencies could not be resolved

org.apache.maven.plugin.PluginResolutionException: Plugin org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-resources-plugin:2.5 or one of its dependencies could not be resolved: Failed to read artifact descriptor for org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-resources-plugin:jar:2.5 at org.apache.maven.plugin.internal.DefaultPluginDependenciesResolver.resolve( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.internal.project.registry.EclipsePluginDependenciesResolver.resolve( at org.apache.maven.plugin.internal.DefaultMavenPluginManager.getPluginDescriptor( at org.apache.maven.plugin.internal.DefaultMavenPluginManager.getMojoDescriptor( at org.apache.maven.plugin.DefaultBuildPluginManager.getMojoDescriptor( at org.apache.maven.lifecycle.internal.DefaultLifecycleExecutionPlanCalculator.setupMojoExecution( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.internal.embedder.MavenImpl.setupMojoExecution( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.internal.project.registry.ProjectRegistryManager.setupMojoExecution( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.internal.project.registry.MavenProjectFacade.getMojoExecution( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.project.configurator.AbstractCustomizableLifecycleMapping.getBuildParticipants( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.project.configurator.AbstractLifecycleMapping.configure( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.internal.project.ProjectConfigurationManager.updateProjectConfiguration( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.internal.project.ProjectConfigurationManager.updateProjectConfiguration( at org.eclipse.m2e.core.ui.internal.UpdateMavenProjectJob.runInWorkspace( at at Caused by: org.sonatype.aether.resolution.ArtifactDescriptorException: Failed … Read more

Maven check for updated dependencies in repository

Is there a Maven plugin that allows you to check if there are newer versions of dependencies available in the repository? Say, you are using dependency X with version 1.2. Now a new version of X is released with version 1.3. I’d like to know, based on the dependencies used in my project, which dependencies … Read more

Fatal error compiling: invalid target release: 1.8 -> [Help 1]

Similar problem like one posted on invalid target release: 1.7 but after following the blog my problem is still unresolved. Failed to execute goal org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-compiler-plugin:3.1:compile (default-compile) on project hm_app: Fatal error compiling: invalid target release: 1.8 -> [Help 1] I was following as tutorial when I faced this problem. abt java & mvn C:\mvn>echo %JAVA_HOME% … Read more

maven command line how to point to a specific settings.xml for a single command?

Is it possible to point to a specific settings file in order to override the default settings.xml being used by maven for a single command? Example: mvn clean install -Dparam # -> pass specific settings file path as param to override default “home/.m2/settings.xml” 2 Answers 2