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Status Delivered
Workspace Spectrum Symphony
Components Version 7.1
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 25, 2015

Matrix - jdk 1.7 will be end of public updates, request jdk 1.8 support to SYM 7.1 (DUP36949)

below the main reason for the request JDK 1.8 – apart from that, our developers want to develop a new client and would like to use 1.8 instead of 1.7 and then redevelop it on 1.8 as soon as it is supported.

So basically they say End of public updates finish in April 2015 . Of course for major security disaster they will publish some updates as well but officially speaking they say if you need updates/fixes you need to buy some kind of payment support (Premier or Extended).

  • Guest
    Jan 24, 2018

    This RFE's Headline was changed after submission to reflect the headline of an internal request we were already considering, but will now track here.

  • Guest
    Jan 6, 2016

    This functionality has been delivered, as of yesterday, via the release of Platform Symphony 7.1.1.
    This functionality has been delivered, as of yesterday, via the release of Platform Symphony 7.1.1.

  • Guest
    Feb 27, 2015

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #67059 in product Platform Symphony.