Frequently Asked Questions

Last reviewed: 11/29/2009

Article ID: F110804

FAQ: What Java versions are supported?

The information in this article applies to:

  • GrammarKit 3
  • LexiconKit 3
  • ProfileKit 3
  • SpeechKit 6
  • VoiceMarkupKit 3


Sun supports multiple Java releases concurrently. Chant .jar component libraries were compiled with the oldest supported Java version to ensure upward compatibility across releases.

Chant now includes .jar component libraries for all currently supported Java releases.

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Developer and Java Deployment Editions now include .jar component libraries compiled with 1.4, 1.5, and 1.6 JDKs. This enables applications to deploy with release-specific libraries.

Jar libraries can be found in Java\libv1.x folders where x is 4, 5, and 6.