Maven tycho Plugin and Reproducible Version Qualifiers

Michal Srb msrb at
Fri Nov 8 07:29:05 UTC 2013

On 11/08/2013 08:18 AM, Manuel Faux wrote:
> I'm trying to create a package of a maven project. The project uses the
> tycho-packaging maven plugin with reproducible version qualifiers.
> I am not checking out the git repository of the project, but a tgz
> bundle. Therefore tycho cannot do any git operations and fails with the
> following error:
> [ERROR] Failed to execute goal
> org.eclipse.tycho:tycho-packaging-plugin:0.18.1:build-qualifier
> (default-build-qualifier) on project org.eclipse.osgi: Execution
> default-build-qualifier of goal
> org.eclipse.tycho:tycho-packaging-plugin:0.18.1:build-qualifier failed:
> One of setGitDir or setWorkTree must be called. -> [Help 1]
> Does anyone have a suggestion how to ether disable the reproducible
> version qualifiers functionality of tycho, or how else to circumvent
> this error?
> Manuel
I am not familiar with tycho enough, but I would recommend asking this 
question on java-devel mailing list.


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