Uploaded image for project: 'Red Hat CodeReady Studio (devstudio)'
  1. Red Hat CodeReady Studio (devstudio)
  2. JBDS-2995

JBDS will not start with java 6 - a warning should be displayed during installation

    XMLWordPrintable

Details

    Description

      We should warn users when they select Java 6 during JBDS installation. Or perhaps even prohibit them from selecting it?

      I just tried it and I was able to install JBDS, but it them wouldn't start - it shows the splash screen for a few seconds and then stops without any warning or error.

      This is related to JBDS-2984 - there we removed the mention that java 6 is supported.

      Here I would suggest to show a red warning once java 6 is selected - similar to how we warn people when they select java 8 in JBDS 7.1.1 installer. Another option would be to block java 6 altogether (not allow to continue) - that should be considered, since JBDS does not even start with java 6.

      Attachments

        Issue Links

          Activity

            People

              nivologd@gmail.com Denis Golovin (Inactive)
              exd-mmalina Martin Malina
              Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              3 Start watching this issue

              Dates

                Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved: