[javaee-spec users] Re: GlassFish 5 Updates

From: arjan tijms <>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:17:12 +0100


I've been wondering about this for a long time as well, and have asked a
couple of times before.

There's a small amount of activity, some things started moving for
implementing some Servlet 4.0 things. But would be great to see JSF 2.3 etc
integrated into the nightly builds.

Kind regards,
Arjan Tijms

On Wed, Feb 15, 2017 at 4:09 PM, Reza Rahman <> wrote:

> I was wondering the same. It would be very helpful for getting the word
> out and getting more people engaged.
> On Feb 15, 2017, at 8:22 AM, Josh Juneau <> wrote:
> I was looking at the GlassFish 5.0 nightly builds (
> and there does not
> seem to be much activity. Since many of the specifications already have
> milestone or early access releases, I was hoping to see some movement on
> GlassFish 5.0 sometime soon so that the community can begin to work with
> Java EE 8 as it is in active progress without pulling in each spec
> separately.
> We can certainly use the Payara-5 branch, but if GlassFish 5.0 is moving
> forward then I think it would be a great sign of Java EE 8 progress if
> there were nightly builds available to the public containing some of the
> spec updates. Are there plans to start including the latest spec updates
> in GlassFish 5.0 anytime soon?
> Thanks
> Josh Juneau