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The requested profile "pom.xml" could not be activated because it does not exist

When I do mvn clean or mvn install from jboss developer I get the following error. I have checked the following link, but it doesn't help me or tell me much to configure from eclipse: similar question

The error shown in the console is the following:

[INFO] Scanning for projects...
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] Building simul 0.0.1-SNAPSHOT
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] --- maven-clean-plugin:2.5:clean (default-clean) @ simul ---
[INFO] Deleting D:\workspace_alterno\simul\target
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] Total time: 1.375 s
[INFO] Finished at: 2018-05-28T17:03:22-05:00
[INFO] Final Memory: 5M/155M
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[WARNING] The requested profile "pom.xml" could not be activated because it does not exist.
[ERROR] Failed to execute goal org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-clean-plugin:2.5:clean (default-clean) on project simul: Failed to clean project: 
Failed to delete D:\workspace_alterno\simul\target\simul.war -> [Help 1]
[ERROR] To see the full stack trace of the errors, re-run Maven with the -e switch.
[ERROR] Re-run Maven using the -X switch to enable full debug logging.
[ERROR] For more information about the errors and possible solutions, please read the following articles:
[ERROR] [Help 1] 

I use java jdk8, my java_home points to my jdk8, and my pom.xml also has:


I also tried to run it via terminal and error persists, please if anyone has the solution mention it well detailed, thanks!

0 votes

Add the debug logger run mvn install -X. if you have more than one version of java installed run from cmd java -version to check which version you are taking into account.

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@Polo thanks for commenting, running "mvn install" from the terminal shows me the same error, and with "java -version" and "javac -version" points fine to my jdk 1.8.0_51


MGL Points 1

The solution was to restart jbossDeveloper, this IDE has some bugs that do not refresh well when developing applications.


EstebanSA Points 1

Another possible solution is this https://stackoverflow.com/questions/28192761/spring-maven-clean-error-the-requested-profile-pom-xml-could-not-be-activate/48051852 where the problem is that there is a conflict with the java versions that you have in the pom.xml and the one you have in the runtime, I had java 11 in the runtime and java 8 in the pom.xml, I changed the runtime to java 8 and it solved the problem.


Alejandro Hdz Points 1

Upgrade the STS version to version 4.10 Avoid using versions earlier than 4.10 E.g. Using version 3.9.8 gives you the error that the pom.xml does not exist!


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