The pom states a dependency to jaxb-core 2.1.6 which does not exist for the 2.1.x versions.
This bug for 2.1.16 was already reported in a comment of
JAXB-984, and one stated to fix it, but the bug is closed now (without a fix).
So nobody is currently able to use 2.1.17, unless they use a fixed private pom.
Please fix all the versions stated in