jpackage current status

Scott Palmer swpalmer at
Fri Feb 21 15:27:49 UTC 2020

It's included as a preview feature, so it's still incubating.

On Fri, Feb 21, 2020 at 10:24 AM Michael Hall <mik3hall at> wrote:

> If I look at the jpackage page…
> The jpackage tool has been integrated into the JDK, and is now included in
> JDK 14 early access builds.
> The normal early access page now indicates release candidate and the
> download no longer includes -ea
> However, the included jpackage still shows…
>  jpackage --help
> WARNING: Using incubator modules: jdk.incubator.jpackage
> ...
> With an incubator warning.
> If I copy the jpackage bin command into my application
> ./jpackage --help
> Error occurred during initialization of boot layer
> java.lang.module.FindException: Module jdk.incubator.jpackage not found
> I could add the indicated jdk.incubator.jpackage module but should it
> actually still be needed?

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