This is a vote to release Log4j 2.8.2. Please download, test, and cast your votes on this mailing list.

[] +1, release the artifacts

[] -1, don't release because...

The vote will remain open for 72 hours at least. All votes are welcome, and we encourage everyone to test the release, but only Logging PMC votes are counted towards the "official" vote count. As always, at least 3 +1s and more +1s than -1s are required.

Changes in this version include:

New Features

Fixed Bugs


Tag: log4j-2.8.2-rc1

Web site:


You can download all the artifacts via the command line:

wget -e robots=off --cut-dirs=7 -nH -r -p -np --no-check-certificate

Matt Sicker <>