Re: OpenJDK 11 -- testing needed
On 20.07.2018 23:28, Emmanuel Bourg wrote:
> Le 20/07/2018 à 22:14, Markus Koschany a écrit :
>> I think the sooner we make OpenJDK 11 the default the better. This makes
>> it more likely that we detect runtime issues before the freeze. I
>> suppose there will be some FTBFS fallout again but I expect it to be in
>> the same range when we switched from 9 to 10.
> Java 11 no longer contains JAX-WS (the javax.xml.ws and javax.jws
> packages) and we don't have a replacement yet. This will affect at least
> Spring, Tomcat and Netbeans. I started packaging the standalone JAX-WS
> implementation , one new dependency is already in sid (saaj), another
> one is in the NEW queue (jaxws-api), and 6 more have to be uploaded
> (javax.jws, gmbal, gmbal-pfl, gmbal-commons, metro-policy and mimepull).
> These packages are ready but need some polishing (proper package
> description and copyright review).
> For a smooth transition I think we should switch the default JRE to
> OpenJDK 11 once jaxws lands in sid.
this has now landed. Anything else to update before we do the switch?