With gradle 1.9-1.10 some of my artifacts could not be resolved:
Could not resolve org.apache.httpcomponents:httpclient:4.2.2.
Could not parse POM http://–server-here-/org/apache/httpcomponents/httpclient/4.2.2/httpclient-4.2.2.pom
Could not resolve org.apache.httpcomponents:httpcomponents-client:4.2.2.
Could not parse Ivy file file:/cache/gradle/caches/modules-2/metadata-2.1/descriptors/org.apache.httpcomponents/httpcomponents-client/4.2.2/1f44abbd3293c1382c241f317dca02a9/ivy.xml
unsupported XML version (found “1.1”) (expected “1.0”) OS: Linux
With gradle 1.8 all is ok.