JDK 7's Plan B Schedule

High-Level Schedule for JDK 7 Published

Jessica Thornsby

Find out when to expect the JDK 7 GA release.

OpenJDK have published the high-level schedule for JDK 7, following the decision to follow Plan B. The project is aiming to accelerate the release, whilst also maintaining quality, by moving features that require more time to mature, to JDK 8. The milestone schedule will be updated soon, but below is the complete high-level schedule for JDK 7:

  • 2010/12/16 Feature Complete
  • 2011/04/12 Rampdown start: P1-P3 bugs only
  • 2011/04/28 API/interface changes: Showstoppers only
  • 2011/05/11 All targeted bugs addressed
    First release candidate built
  • 2011/05/18 Bug fixes: Showstoppers only
  • 2011/06/08 Final test cycle starts
  • 2011/07/28 General Availability
comments powered by Disqus