These are the release notes and advice for upgrading Joda-Time from version 2.8 to version 2.8.1.
Joda-Time version 2.8.1 ----------------------- Joda-Time is a date and time handling library that seeks to replace the JDK Date and Calendar classes. This release contains enhancements, bug fixes and a time zone update. The release runs on JDK 5 or later. Joda-Time is licensed under the business-friendly Apache License Version 2. This is the same license as all of Apache, plus other open source projects such as Spring. The intent is to make the code available to the Java community with the minimum of restrictions. If the license causes you problems please contact the mailing list. ** Please also check out our related projects ** ** https://www.joda.org/joda-time/related.html ** Changes in 2.8.1 ================ - Fixed to handle JDK 8u60 [#288, #291] Without this fix, formatting a time-zone will print "+00:00" instead of "GMT" for the GMT time-zone - DateTimeZone data updated to version 2015e Changes in 2.8.0 ================ See https://www.joda.org/joda-time/upgradeto280.html