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  1. VIVO (LEGACY)
  2. VIVO-1307

Remove dom4j from the project

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: v1.10
    • Component/s: Dependencies
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      Description

      Dom4j is included as a dependency in Vitro, but it does not appear to be used in any way.

      The project home page https://dom4j.github.io/ indicates that the most recent version is 2.0 beta, for Java 1.5.

      Dom4j 1.6.1 (the version currently in VIVO), depends on xml-apis-1.0b2. This package contains classes in org.w3c.dom which conflict with the matching classes in Java 1.8. This can produce compile or runtime errors, depending on the classpath ordering.

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              Assignee:
              j2blake Jim Blake
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              j2blake Jim Blake
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