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From Gavin McDonald <ipv6g...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Deprecated versions Maven/Ant/Java to be removed soon.
Date Sat, 12 Oct 2019 16:06:28 GMT
Hi All,

I have implemented the change and this will roll out to all ASF owned nodes
over the next few hours.

Note that I opted to help Tilman and have kept Maven 3.5.2 this time around
to help with the JDK 6 woes.
I hope this helps and gives time to find a solution. I imagine we'll do
another cleanup in 6 months time.

Infra can not and will not keep old software hanging around forever because
some obscure user
still has Win XP , JDK6 IE6 etc etc laying around, and we can't be seen to
be encouraging
projects to support those. In the future, should projects choose to support
ancient arch then
they must find a way to host those solutions on their own systems.

HTH

Gav...


On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 4:50 AM Tilman Hausherr <THausherr@t-online.de>
wrote:
>
> Sadly it's more complex - the build is started on jdk8 and javac forked
> on jdk6. So we need both, and the possibility to access the jdk from
> within maven.
>
> I tried a "pure" jdk6 build on my windows machine and that failed for
> several reasons, one of them being the failure of an external download
> because IIRC an incompatibility on SSL protocols. That must have neen
> the reason we stopped doing a "pure" jdk6 build years ago.
>
> On my Windows machine, the maven build is started on jdk8 but with
> -Djdk.path="C:/Program Files/Java/jdk1.6.0_45" in the command line.
> That's why I asked for the directory, obviously the jdk6 won't be in
> "/home/jenkins/tools/java/..." in that image.
>
> Tilman
>
> Am 10.10.2019 um 07:31 schrieb Lukasz Lenart:
> > śr., 9 paź 2019 o 19:58 Tilman Hausherr <THausherr@t-online.de>
napisał(a):
> >> Thanks, but I doubt that it will be simple... I assume that in your
> >> configuration, "maven:3-jdk-8" is a reference to the image that will be
> >> chosen. Is there a repository for this or will this be created
> >> "magically" just by using the correct name, e.g. "maven:3.2.1-jdk-6"? I
> >> searched for your image name and found this:
> > Yes, this is an official Maven image from Docker Hub
> > https://hub.docker.com/_/maven
> >
> >> however it does not have jdk-6. Same on https://hub.docker.com/_/maven
> >>
> >> And if I have the image I need, where in the docker image will I find
> >> the jdk? On Jenkins the jdk is at
> >>
> >> /home/jenkins/tools/java/jdk1.6.0_20-32-unlimited-security
> > You can use this image [1]: "andreptb/maven:3.2.5-jdk6" so in your
> > case just replace line 6 of the Jenkinsfile [2] and you are done.
> > Basically the selected Docker image provides a given JDK version and
> > Maven bundled together - this is independent from Jenkins toolset and
> > it doesn't depend if Jenkins provides the JDK you need.
> >
> > [1] https://github.com/andrealbinop/Dockerfiles/tree/master/maven/jdk-6
> > [2] https://github.com/apache/struts/blob/master/Jenkinsfile
> >
> >
> > Regards
>
>


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Gav...

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