Bnd/Bndtools 5.3.0 release candidate build available

We now have a 5.3.0.RC1 build available for your evaluation and feedback.

Bnd (maven repo):

Bndtools (p2 update site):

Bnd Gradle Plugin:

buildscript {
  repositories {
    maven {
      url ''
  dependencies {
    classpath 'biz.aQute.bnd:biz.aQute.bnd.gradle:5.3.0-SNAPSHOT'

Bnd Maven Plugins:


Release notes are at

Please try this out and report any issues. We hope to complete the 5.3.0 release in a couple of weeks.

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The 5.3.0.RC2 build is now available to try.

The 5.3.0.RC3 build is now available. This adds the new STATIC and INNER query types to the ${classes} macro.

I expect this is the last RC build and will plan to make the final build early next week.

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