Hi,

I'm trying to install jclouds in order to interact with a openstack cloud provider.

I'm trying to get jclouds binaries as suggested here:

http://jclouds.apache.org/documentation/userguide/installation-guide/#ant

using Apache Ant, but I've this error:

[artifact:dependencies] Downloading: org/apache/jclouds/jclouds-all/1.7.0/jclouds-all-1.7.0.pom from repository central at http://repo1.maven.org/maven2
[artifact:dependencies] Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] [WARNING] Unable to get resource 'org.apache.jclouds:jclouds-all:pom:1.7.0' from repository central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2): Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] Downloading: org/apache/jclouds/driver/jclouds-sshj/1.7.0/jclouds-sshj-1.7.0.pom from repository central at http://repo1.maven.org/maven2
[artifact:dependencies] Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] [WARNING] Unable to get resource 'org.apache.jclouds.driver:jclouds-sshj:pom:1.7.0' from repository central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2): Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] Downloading: org/apache/jclouds/jclouds-all/1.7.0/jclouds-all-1.7.0.jar from repository central at http://repo1.maven.org/maven2
[artifact:dependencies] Downloading: org/apache/jclouds/driver/jclouds-sshj/1.7.0/jclouds-sshj-1.7.0.jar from repository central at http://repo1.maven.org/maven2
[artifact:dependencies] Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] [WARNING] Unable to get resource 'org.apache.jclouds:jclouds-all:jar:1.7.0' from repository central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2): Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] [WARNING] Unable to get resource 'org.apache.jclouds.driver:jclouds-sshj:jar:1.7.0' from repository central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2): Error transferring file: Connection refused: connect
[artifact:dependencies] An error has occurred while processing the Maven artifact tasks.
[artifact:dependencies]  Diagnosis:
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies] Unable to resolve artifact: Missing:
[artifact:dependencies] ----------
[artifact:dependencies] 1) org.apache.jclouds:jclouds-all:jar:1.7.0
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Try downloading the file manually from the project website.
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Then, install it using the command:
[artifact:dependencies]       mvn install:install-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds -DartifactId=jclouds-all -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Alternatively, if you host your own repository you can deploy the file there:
[artifact:dependencies]       mvn deploy:deploy-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds -DartifactId=jclouds-all -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file -Durl=[url] -DrepositoryId=[id]
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Path to dependency:
[artifact:dependencies]       1) org.apache.maven:super-pom:pom:2.0
[artifact:dependencies]       2) org.apache.jclouds:jclouds-all:jar:1.7.0
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies] 2) org.apache.jclouds.driver:jclouds-sshj:jar:1.7.0
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Try downloading the file manually from the project website.
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Then, install it using the command:
[artifact:dependencies]       mvn install:install-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds.driver -DartifactId=jclouds-sshj -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Alternatively, if you host your own repository you can deploy the file there:
[artifact:dependencies]       mvn deploy:deploy-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds.driver -DartifactId=jclouds-sshj -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file -Durl=[url] -DrepositoryId=[id]
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]   Path to dependency:
[artifact:dependencies]       1) org.apache.maven:super-pom:pom:2.0
[artifact:dependencies]       2) org.apache.jclouds.driver:jclouds-sshj:jar:1.7.0
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies] ----------
[artifact:dependencies] 2 required artifacts are missing.
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies] for artifact:
[artifact:dependencies]   org.apache.maven:super-pom:pom:2.0
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies] from the specified remote repositories:
[artifact:dependencies]   central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2)
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]
[artifact:dependencies]

BUILD FAILED
D:\luca\util\EclipseWS\Platform\ExampleOpenSt\build.xml:5: Unable to resolve artifact: Missing:
----------
1) org.apache.jclouds:jclouds-all:jar:1.7.0

  Try downloading the file manually from the project website.

  Then, install it using the command:
      mvn install:install-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds -DartifactId=jclouds-all -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file

  Alternatively, if you host your own repository you can deploy the file there:
      mvn deploy:deploy-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds -DartifactId=jclouds-all -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file -Durl=[url] -DrepositoryId=[id]

  Path to dependency:
      1) org.apache.maven:super-pom:pom:2.0
      2) org.apache.jclouds:jclouds-all:jar:1.7.0

2) org.apache.jclouds.driver:jclouds-sshj:jar:1.7.0

  Try downloading the file manually from the project website.

  Then, install it using the command:
      mvn install:install-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds.driver -DartifactId=jclouds-sshj -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file

  Alternatively, if you host your own repository you can deploy the file there:
      mvn deploy:deploy-file -DgroupId=org.apache.jclouds.driver -DartifactId=jclouds-sshj -Dversion=1.7.0 -Dpackaging=jar -Dfile=/path/to/file -Durl=[url] -DrepositoryId=[id]

  Path to dependency:
      1) org.apache.maven:super-pom:pom:2.0
      2) org.apache.jclouds.driver:jclouds-sshj:jar:1.7.0

----------
2 required artifacts are missing.

for artifact:
  org.apache.maven:super-pom:pom:2.0

from the specified remote repositories:
  central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2)

could you give me any hint?

thanks in advance
luke