I downloaded hadoop-2.2.0-src.tar.gz , in an attempt to build the native libraries 64-bit, but building according to the instructions in BUILDING.txt with
$ mvn package -Pdist,native,docs,src -DskipTests -Dtar
fails because of this issue:
(ie. the build fails with:
Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.sonatype.aether.graph.DependencyFilter
because the wrong version of maven-site-plugin is specified in the top level hadoop pom.xml, @ line 211 :
Changing this to:
fixes the problem .