Build Failures

This guide details problems that may occur during the OpenWhisk build process.

Dependency download failures from JCenter

Occasionally build failures occur when the JCenter repository is experiencing problems. An example of such a failure is shown below.

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.
* What went wrong:
A problem occurred configuring root project 'openwhisk'.
> Could not resolve all files for configuration ':classpath'.
   > Could not download groovy-all.jar (org.codehaus.groovy:groovy-all:2.4.7)
      > Could not get resource ''.
         > Could not GET ''.
            > Connect to [] failed: Connection timed out (Connection timed out)

To determine if this error is indeed related to JCenter issues, check the JFrog Bintray status page.