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Created on Mar 20, 2024

Don't build in a dependency on Jackson libraries for basic MQ functions in the Java API

Since MQ 9.3.3 there has been a dependency on third-party Jackson libraries for mapping between ciphersuites and cipherspecs. This is a basic function of MQ that would be better served by IBM-written code. 

Idea priority Low
  • Admin
    Mark Taylor
    Jun 18, 2024

    This was implemented in MQ 9.4.0

  • Admin
    Mark Taylor
    May 14, 2024

    This is something we expect to modify in a future MQ version