Re: Antlib SVN and antunit Java versions
On Tue, 18 Dec 2018 at 10:44, Dominique Devienne <ddevienne@xxxxxxxxx>
> On Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 9:21 AM Jaikiran Pai <jaikiran@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > [...] 2 jobs which are for Antlib SVN and Antunit libraries.
> Both these jobs are configure for JDK 5 [...]
> > However, the Maven central repo [...[ has been configured not to let
> > clients with
> > lower TLS versions (lesser than TLSv1.2) to communicate with it. [...]
> But this version of TLS is only supported in a Java release after Java 1.5.
> > [...]
> Should we now mandate Java 1.8 at least?
> Sounds completely reasonable to me. Thanks for the clear message. +1. --DD
I'd say the choices are:
- use Java 6 or 7 with command line switch forcing TLSv1.2 or Java 8
and crosscompile to Java 5
- change to Java 8 to follow Ant 1.10
Java 9+ can only crosscompile to Java 6+. It will be interesting to see if
JEP 332  gets backported...