Maven reported an error downloading. I found the following thread for it but no solution:
"When no packaging is declared, Maven assumes the artifact is the default: jar. The valid types are Plexus role-hints (read more on Plexus for a explanation of roles and role-hints) of the component role org.apache.maven.lifecycle.mapping.LifecycleMapping. The current core packaging values are: pom, jar, maven-plugin, ejb, war, ear, rar, par. These define the default list of goals which execute to each corresponding build lifecycle stage for a particular package structure."
the current pom contains:
This is not listed in the documentation above. Until you really know hat you are doing you should change that to a supported value jar.
I fixed it by adding the following to my pom, but...