error while compiling jira-plugin project

hi -

I setup my development environement follwoign all the steps provided in

when i try to compile my code using

atlas-run I get the following error

WARNING Using platform encoding (MacRoman actually) to copy filtered resources, i.e. build is platform dependent!

INFO Copying 1 resource

INFO jira:filter-test-plugin-descriptor

INFO jira:generate-test-manifest

INFO compiler:testCompile

INFO Nothing to compile - all classes are up to date

INFO jira:unit-test

INFO surefire:test

INFO Surefire report directory: /Users/e13139/source/workspace/jira-plugin/jira-report-plugin/target/surefire-reports

INFO ------------------------------------------------------------------------


INFO ------------------------------------------------------------------------

INFO Unable to execute mojo

Embedded error: Unable to generate classpath: org.apache.maven.artifact.resolver.ArtifactResolutionException: Unable to get dependency information: Unable to read the metadata file for artifact 'org.apache.maven.surefire:surefire-junit4:jar': Cannot find parent: org.apache.maven.surefire:surefire-providers for project: null:surefire-junit4:jar:null for project null:surefire-junit4:jar:null


from the specified remote repositories:

atlassian-plugin-sdk (file:///usr/share/atlassian-plugin-sdk-4.1.2/repository),

central (,

Releases (https://nexus:8443/nexus/content/repositories/releases/),

atlassian-public (

Path to dependency:

1) dummy:dummy:jar:1.0

no more data available - expected end tags </version></parent></project> to close start tag <version> from line 27 and start tag <parent> from line 24 and start tag <project> from line 21, parser stopped on START_TAG seen ...</artifactid> n <version>2.... @27:16

INFO ------------------------------------------------------------------------

INFO For more information, run Maven with the -e switch

INFO ------------------------------------------------------------------------

can you please help me fix this issue. I have been stuck at this issue for a long time.

Result for running > atlas-version

ATLAS Version: 4.1.2

ATLAS Home: /usr/share/atlassian-plugin-sdk-4.1.2

ATLAS Scripts: /usr/share/atlassian-plugin-sdk-4.1.2/bin

ATLAS Maven Home: /usr/share/atlassian-plugin-sdk-4.1.2/apache-maven


Executing: /usr/share/atlassian-plugin-sdk-4.1.2/apache-maven/bin/mvn --version

Apache Maven 2.1.0 (r755702; 2009-03-18 14:10:27-0500)

Java version: 1.6.0_37

Java home: /System/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/1.6.0.jdk/Contents/Home

Default locale: en_US, platform encoding: MacRoman

OS name: mac os x version: 10.8.2 arch: x86_64 Family: mac

4 answers

I think pom.xml needs to be reconfigured.

I would suggest you create an empty plugin for the jira version you are on and then pick that pom.xml and as a template and edit that for your own plugin.

See if that helps.


I Think its the jira-core that i have referenced. I am trying to test the sample project provided in the website and I also tried to remove all the dependencies. If i do so then JIra does not get started up at the end of the compimlation.

Has any one has this issue and found a way to resolve this issue. If i clean up the whole pom then i cannot compile or start JIra at the end of compilaton. Please help I am stuck with this for a while and i need a solution to proceed.

I cleared the dependencies in my pom and ran atlas-run and still got the same error. Is there any thing in the atlas-run that i can override.



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