Corrupted scala-library jar causes build failure

Had a heck of a time figuring out why, when I run “mvn compile” on my project that uses scalatest and scala-maven-plugin I always got:

[ERROR] java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: scala/Function1
[INFO] 	at java.lang.Class.getDeclaredMethods0(Native Method)
[INFO] 	at java.lang.Class.privateGetDeclaredMethods(Class.java:2701)
[INFO] 	at java.lang.Class.privateGetMethodRecursive(Class.java:3048)
[INFO] 	at java.lang.Class.getMethod0(Class.java:3018)
[INFO] 	at java.lang.Class.getMethod(Class.java:1784)
[INFO] 	at scala_maven_executions.MainHelper.runMain(MainHelper.java:155)
[INFO] 	at scala_maven_executions.MainWithArgsInFile.main(MainWithArgsInFile.java:26)

The cause? A corrupted scala-library JAR in the local Maven repository. Once I deleted it and allowed Maven to re-download it, everything started working.

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