Fwd: The application requires 10.13 or later.

Andy Herrick andy.herrick at oracle.com
Thu Apr 4 13:08:40 UTC 2019

On 4/4/2019 7:41 AM, Kevin Rushforth wrote:
> This is the right mailing list to ask questions about jpackage. I have 
> a macOS running 10.12.6, so I can take a look at this later today and 
> get back to you (or maybe Andy will reply).
Yes , we need to test and fix any problems with installing and running 
applications on earlier OS versions than the version built on, and that 
applies to all supported OS's.  We will look into it, file appropriate 
bugs, and fix.

> -- Kevin
> On 4/4/2019 2:11 AM, Kustaa Nyholm wrote:
>> Sorry I posted below off-list.
>>> Begin forwarded message:
>>> From: Kustaa Nyholm <kustaa.nyholm at sparetimelabs.com>
>>> Subject: Re: The application requires 10.13 or later.
>>> Date: 4 April 2019 at 10.00.39 EEST
>>> To: Philip Race <philip.race at oracle.com>
>>> Thanks Phil for the confirmation that 11 runs on older version, so
>>> that is one way to work around that issue by just starting the
>>> JVM manually.
>>> IIRC jpackage is not available with jdk11 and hence I used jdk13.
>>> Without knowing anything about the details I would have presumed that
>>> all the relevant code native code that jpackage uses come as 
>>> pre-compiled
>>> and thus the OS version on which jpackage is used to create the .app 
>>> image
>>> should not matter ?
>>> Where would be the best place to ask about the jpackage in jdk13?
>>> wbr

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