Does Jenkins support Java 11?
Similarly, does Jenkins use Java?
Since Jenkins is commonly used for building and deploying the java applications, it offers excellent features for the same. As a default one, Jenkins will use the java version which it find from the system path. This is which the Jenkins itself running under.
One may also ask, does Jenkins support Java 10? Java 10/11 images are fully compatible with the official jenkins/jenkins Docker image documentation, e.g. you can use plugins.
Also, what is the current required version of Java to run Jenkins?
4 Answers. Update 2017: After "Jenkins Upgrades To Java 8 (January)" and PR 2802, JDK 8 will be mandatory for Jenkins 2.54 or more (April 2017). You can use any jdk ( 1.5+ 1.7+ for 1.608+) you want for Jenkins: this is separate from the JDK that a job would use (either a job running on the master, or on a slave).
Does Jenkins need JDK or JRE?
Generally, Jenkins allows ANY version of JRE/JDK to be invoked during the build. It includes: Execution of Java commands from CLI. Installation and execution of build steps using JDK managed by JDK tool installers.