|Oracle Says Drop Nashorn From JDKs|
|Written by Kay Ewbank|
|Friday, 15 June 2018|
Nashorn was a complete implementation of the ECMAScript-262 5.1 standard when it was released, but is now lagging behind due to the rapid pace at which ECMAScript language constructs, along with APIs, are adapted and modified.
"a set of credible developers to express a clear desire to maintain Nashorn going forward. If that happens before this JEP is integrated then this JEP can be withdrawn. If that happens after this JEP is integrated, but before Nashorn is removed, then a follow-on JEP can revert the deprecation."
"the breadth of Nashorn usage has not been easy to track. It is hoped that feedback for this JEP might provide better insight into actual Nashorn usage."
Responding to a tweet about the proposal, Thomas Wuerthinger, Senior Research Director at Oracle Labs,said:
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