What is the driving idea behind the upcoming 6.0 Release?

I follow the commits in github with great interest.

I was just wondering what is the main “idea” behind the 6.0 release. Since it is a new major version with breaking changes I could imagine it is e.g. driven by cleanup historical code, or performance, or preparation for upcoming features etc.

Just curious :slight_smile:

I would checkout the release notes: https://github.com/bndtools/bnd/wiki/Changes-in-6.0.0.

There are dependency updates including base Eclipse, Maven, and Gradle supported versions.

The Bnd Gradle plugins have been rewritten in Java and have a number of minor backwards incompatible changes necessary to keep up with changes in Gradle itself.

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