The Apache Maven team is pleased to announce the release of the Apache Maven 3.8.4

Apache Maven is a software project management and comprehension tool. Based on the concept
of a project object model (POM), Maven can manage a project’s build, reporting and documentation
from a central piece of information.

Maven 3.8.4 is available via

The core release is independent of plugin releases. Further releases of plugins will be made

If you have any questions, please consult:

Release Notes – Maven – Version 3.8.4

  • Bugs:

    • MNG-7270 – Maven startup script (init) calls which(1) which is an external command
    • MNG-7285 – [Regression] MavenProject.getArtifacts() not returning correct value across multiple threads
    • MNG-7300 – [Regression] Reloading web application (Enter) fails due to java.lang.ClassNotFoundException
  • Task:

    • MNG-7312 – Revert ThreadLocal approach from MNG-6843 and MNG-7251
  • Dependency upgrade:

For more information read


  • The Maven Team