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I'm following the tutorial at I've created a maven project, and imported it into Eclipse. However, when I run mvn dependency:list, I get the error Missing artifact org.postgis:postgis-jdbc:jar:1.5.3. The same error is reported from within Eclipse. Any idea on what I may be doing wrong?

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I sorted this issue by: 1. Added maven-compiler-plugin dependency

  1. Added postgis-jdbc dependency that is available in the maven repository. As it turns out, version 1.5.3 is not available in the maven repository, and I was not in the mood to compile the jar. So, I just added:

And that sorted it out.

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postgis-jdbc dependency could as well be replaced with version 1.5.2, which is also available in the maven repository. – okello Aug 27 '12 at 8:50
@RyanDalton, sorry for the delay. – okello Sep 18 '12 at 13:11

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