Latest upstream release: 1.5
Current version/release in Fedora Rawhide: 1.4-5.fc20
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Fixed in maven-remote-resources-plugin-1.5-1
I believe that this feature is included in maven-remote-resources-plugin-1.5-1,
which is available in Fedora Rawhide, so I am closing this bug now.
The build which includes the feature can be found at Koji: