Seems weird to me that you would drop JDK support in a patch fix on 2.4.x.
Seems more appropriate to keep 2.4.x on JDK 7, 2.5.x (if you ever create
it) on JDK 8. 3.0.x already requires JDK 8.
On Mon, Feb 26, 2018 at 7:18 AM Matej Novotny <manovotn(a)redhat.com> wrote:
as you probably know, Weld 2.4 (CDI 1.2 impl) currently supports even JDK
We are currently considering dropping this limitation and moving to JDK 8
as minimal version.
>From what we know, some servers (such as WildFly) already require Java 8
to even boot up so this limitation is pretty much pointless there.
Therefore, please let us know if dropping JDK 7 support presents a problem
for you or if you see any other reason for Weld 2.4 to stay JDK 7
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