FYI the packaging of the new version has started but is blocked by
build issues. The work in progress is available in Git on the
maven-3.1.1 branch . Any help would be welcome.
Hi, I looked into the branch for maven-3.1.1. Firstly I had to tweak
dependencies to get started (see the attached patch for details). Once I
all the dependencies in place I ran into what I a StackOverflowError
assume is the issue you are refering to.
After some searching, I found a similar issue affecting Jenkins .
it by reverting their guice dependency to an earlier version. Note that
version where they got the error was 4.0beta5 which is also the one
packaged in Debian .
The issue was further tracked down in guice's bug tracker , where one
comments mentions "You need to update to at least Sisu 0.1.0 which works
both Guice 3 and Guice 4.0-beta5". Checking back in Debian, I see that
sisu-inject version 0.0.0.M5-1  is packaged. Based on what I've read,
seems likely that upgrading sisu-inject to 0.1.0 or a later version
resolve the build problems for maven. Or in any case, allow us to
Let me know if there are any other issues where I can help. I would be
to get a newer version of Maven into the repository. :)
mvh / best regards
Hans Joachim Desserud
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
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@@ -6,10 +6,11 @@ Uploaders: Damien Raude-Morvan <draz...@debian.org>
Build-Depends: ant, cdbs, debhelper (>= 9), default-jdk
- libaether-java (>= 1:0.9.0.M2~),
libmaven-ant-tasks-java (>= 2.1.3-2),
libmaven-clean-plugin-java (>= 2.5),
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