Plans to remove -source & -target option 7 in javac?
joe.darcy at oracle.com
Wed Aug 4 14:09:58 UTC 2021
Updating JEP 182: "Policy for Retiring javac -source and -target
Options" (http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/182) for the six-month release
process is a known item to be done. That updated policy would in turn
guide when -source/-target 7 and now also --release 7 would be dropped.
On 8/4/2021 4:26 AM, Kartik Ohri wrote:
> Hi all!
> JDK-8173605 <https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8173605> has not been
> updated for some time. Hence, out of curiosity, I ask if there are
> currently any plans to remove the -source & -target 7 options in javac in
> JDK 18?
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