JDK 14 enters Rampdown Phase One

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JDK 14 enters Rampdown Phase One

Rory O'Donnell

 Hi All,

Per the JDK 14 schedule , we are now in Rampdown Phase One

Please advise if you have found any issues while testing the latest Early Access build.

  • Schedule for JDK 14
    • 2019/12/12 Rampdown Phase One
    • 2020/01/16 Rampdown Phase Two
    • 2020/02/06 Initial Release Candidate
    • 2020/02/20 Final Release Candidate
    • 2020/03/17 General Availability
  • The overall feature set is frozen.
    • No further JEPs will be targeted to this release
    • For more details , see Mark Reinhold's email to jdk-dev mailing list [1] 

JDK 14 Early Access build 27 is available at : - jdk.java.net/14/
  • Release notes
  • Recent fixes that might be of interest
    • Build 27:
      • JDK-8212780: Packaging Tool Implementation
      • JDK-8234370: Implementation of JEP 362: Deprecate the Solaris and SPARC Ports
      • JDK-8190492: Remove SSLv2Hello and SSLv3 from default enabled TLS protocols
      • JDK-8214481: freetype path does not disable TrueType hinting with AA+FM hints
      • JDK-8234076: JVM crashes on Windows 10 using --module=NAME
      • JDK-8222756: Plural support in CompactNumberFormat
      • JDK-8234211: allow discoverable javac plugins to be invoked by default
    • Build 26:
      • JDK-8233223: Add Amazon Root CA certificates
      • JDK-8235263: Revert TLS 1.3 change that wrapped IOExceptions
      • JDK-8234893: ARM32: build failure after JDK-8234387

Rgds, Rory

[1] https://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/jdk-dev/2019-December/003795.html

Rgds, Rory O'Donnell
Quality Engineering Manager
Oracle EMEA, Dublin, Ireland