Install of oraclejdk11 has been failing all day with:
Downloading JDK from http://download.oracle.com/otn-pub/java/jdk/11.0.1+13/90cf5d8f270a4347a95050320eef3fb7/jdk-11.0.1_linux-x64_bin.tar.gz... The command "~/bin/install-jdk.sh --target "/home/travis/oraclejdk11" --workspace "/home/travis/.cache/install-jdk" --feature "11" --license "BCL"" failed and exited with 8 during .
Full log: https://pastebin.com/bNUm41SA
These sorts of transient failures happen a lot . What causes them?
I have tried to mitigate transient failures by enabling
.m2 caching, but that does not solve the problem with JDK install failures. What is the right workaround for this?