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From Francesco Chicchiriccò <>
Subject Re: cocoon 2.1.x and java 8
Date Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:19:54 GMT
On 08/01/2015 00:12, Carlos Chávez wrote:
> Hi all.
> I'm trying to run cocoon in java 8, I found an issue with the JDT core
> that did not recognize java 8, the version in cocoon is
> lib/core/jdtcore-3.1.0.jar
> I did tried updating that version, what I did was copy the file
> org.eclipse.jdt.core_3.10.0.v20140902-0626.jar from my Eclipse Luna
> Installation and it works.
> I did not find a public repository to download the jtdcore jar, I
> searched in maven repos and did not find any updated jar.
> When I compile and run cocoon with java 8, i found the issue testing the
> sample http://localhost:8888/samples/blocks/xsp/java/cacheable which it
> throw a NullPointerException when it tried to compile the XPS.
> With that version the exception is gone and the page is generated.
> thoughts, please ?

Hi Carlos,
I tried as you explain above and got exactly the same results: only 
found this updated JAR [1], but the error is the same.

However, I have found these places [2] [3] from which the version 
reported above can be downloaded.
I have opened COCOON-2344 [4] and provided a patch with which the XSP 
sample above is working (checked  with OpenJDK 6 / 7 / 8).
I have not committed the fix because I have no mean to check if 
everything is working with Java 4 / 5 and also if other XSP features are 

Can anyone please double check and confirm if the proposed patch can be 



Francesco Chicchiriccò

Tirasa - Open Source Excellence

Involved at The Apache Software Foundation:
member, Syncope PMC chair, Cocoon PMC, Olingo PMC

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