|Java||8, 11 or 17|
|Jakarta Bean Validation||2.0|
Not compatible with your requirements? Have a look at the other series.
See also the Compatibility policy.
Documentation for this specific series can be accessed through the links below:
You can find more documentation for all series on the documentation page.
How to get it
More information about specific releases (announcements, download links) can be found here.
If you want to start using Hibernate Validator, please refer to the getting started guide:
If you need to upgrade from a previous series, please refer to the migration guide:
Latest release announcement (2020-12-16): 6.1.7.Final.
A detailed list of new features, improvements and fixes in this series can be found on our issue tracker.
Hibernate Validator 6.1 uses the Jakarta Bean Validation API artifact i.e.
No API changes.
To better fit Quarkus architecture, we have developed a new bootstrap that allows to collect the Hibernate Validator metadata at build time.
This allows to drastically reduce the Hibernate Validator contribution to the Quarkus startup time.
Hibernate Validator 6.1 comes with some new performance and memory footprint improvements.
Releases in this series