Akka v2.5.6 has been released, Akka is a library written in Scala, used to simplify the preparation of fault-tolerant, highly scalable Java and Scala Actor model applications.
In addition to normal maintenance and improvement, the version also adds a lot of new features, mainly as follows:
- Support for Java 9 across the board (while maintaining Java 8 support)
- Support for java.util.concurrent.Flow interfaces in Akka Streams #23578
- Akka Typed API previews for:
- First release of Multi-DC Clustering (preview)