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FS#71111 - [jenkins] Jenkins should use Java 11

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Darryl Pogue (dpogue) - Thursday, 03 June 2021, 02:27 GMT
Last edited by Felix Yan (felixonmars) - Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 03:31 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Felix Yan (felixonmars)
Filipe Laíns (FFY00)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 8
Private No


Description: Jenkins is showing a warning that Java 11 is recommended.

Additional info:
* package version: Jenkins 2.296
* config and/or log files etc.
* link to upstream bug report, if any:

Steps to reproduce:
- Install and run Jenkins
- See the administrative notice about Java 11 being recommended
This task depends upon

Closed by  Felix Yan (felixonmars)
Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 03:31 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  jenkins-2.348-2 updated the dependency to use java 11.
Comment by Julian Xhokaxhiu (JulianXhokaxhiu) - Monday, 24 January 2022, 12:00 GMT
Please fix the package by allowing any jdk-openjdk* package installed to be picked, instead of installing forcefully an 8 JRE package to run Jenkins. Thank you.
Comment by Bruno Verachten (poddingue) - Monday, 23 May 2022, 14:56 GMT
Weekly releases of Jenkins will stop the support of JDK8 in June, and LTS in September if I'm not mistaken.
Comment by Bruno Verachten (poddingue) - Monday, 23 May 2022, 15:36 GMT
I tried a (stupid) PR today at .
Where is the right place to do that?
Comment by Bruno Verachten (poddingue) - Monday, 23 May 2022, 16:29 GMT
Here is the only change I have made:
If that could help, I could become a co-maintainer.