I like the Building Java Applications Sample tutorial, but it doesn’t run. The problem is that it tries to install
gradle-7.5.1, but tries to download it from a website that doesn’t exist:
Gradle installations for this version are available, but it’s not clear to me how to install them to satisfy this dependency.
Running on MacOS Big Sur.
The location https://services.gradle.org/distributions/gradle-7.5.1-bin.zip definitely exists as do many other things on the host services.gradle.org. If you are seeing this repeatedly as opposed to a one time failure, something is likely blocking it on your side.
It works now. But it did fail repeatedly on Thursday when I wrote this post. My best guess is that the site was down for a while.
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