Problems accessing maven central repository

(mallappa sajjan) #1

please help for below exception aftter executing the gradle build.

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.

  • What went wrong: Could not resolve all dependencies for configuration ‘:xi-util:trunk:compile’. > Could not resolve, module:guava, version:r09.

Required by:


Could not GET ‘ va-r09.pom’. Received status code 403 from server: Forbidden ( Forefront TMG den ied the specified Uniform Resource Locator (URL). )

Could not GET ‘ ases/com/google/guava/guava/r09/guava-r09.pom’.

(Peter Niederwieser) #2

Sounds like your firewall prevents access to Maven Central, or at least to

PS: Please use a more specific title for posts.

(Urs Reupke) #3

I have the same problem (with a different library), without any firewall configured. Could there be anything else that causes the issue?

It clearly is system-dependent, but I can’t figure out the cause.

(Luke Daley) #4

We are seeing similar reports from people on certain kinds of systems. Looks like there’s some network issue with the central repo. We are investigating.

(Urs Reupke) #5

In case it helps you, the issue does not appear to be limited to gradle. Maven Central just does not respond. Here is wget:

myself@system$ wget --2012-11-01 18:27:24–


Connecting to||:80… connected.

HTTP request sent, awaiting response…

(Urs Reupke) #6

Switching to Reflections 0.9.8 solves the issue for me. Green lights on all channels.