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Jakarta EE Platform Call

Date: 2021-08-17


  • Jesse McConnell (Webtide)
  • Ivar Grimstad (Eclipse Foundation)
  • Kevin Sutter (IBM)
  • Emily Jiang (IBM)
  • Vano Beridze (Individual)
  • Jan Westerkamp (iJUG)
  • John Clingan (Red Hat)
  • Brian Stansberry (Red Hat)
  • Scott Marlow (Red Hat)
  • Lukas Jungmann (Oracle)
  • Dmitry Kornilov (Oracle)
  • Thomas Watson (IBM)
  • Cesar Hernández (Tomitribe)
  • Jean-Louis Monteiro (Tomitribe)
  • Scott Stark (Red Hat)
  • Ryan Cuprak (Jakarta EE Ambassadors)

Agenda and Minutes

Ballot for Jakarta EE 10 Platform and Web Profile Release Plan has started!

  • Concludes Thursday, Aug 26
  • Everyone is welcome to cast their vote!

Core Profile

  • Status, in progress plan:
  • Will CDI Project get restarted due to the Patent License? Or, will it stay as-is?
    • Depends on resolution by EF
  • Should Config be a part of the first version of Core Profile?
    • Depends on the plan for Config when it is put forward
    • Will be clearer in approx a Month
  • CDI Lite the gating factor for Core Profile, not Config

  • Release plan pretty much done, should be ready for ballot this week

Discussion around Platform vs “Full Profile”

  • Distinguish Platform from profiles?
    • Jan will do more investigation and start the discussion with this team via the mailing list
  • Communicate clearer that Platform and Full Profile is the same thing
    • Update to better explain ^
  • Care must be taken to ensure we don’t introduce any new confusion

TCK call will be set up in September and going forward

  • Research being done around the refactoring
  • Platform TCK branch has been created for the TCK refactoring
    • Target EE 10, or potentially later releases
  • Started switch to JDK11 as base.

Specifications using custom service loaders

  • Two out of three are done, with only Faces left. Arjan has agreed to do this work for Jakarta EE 10.

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