We have recently issued three of the most recent Saxon maintenance releases on maven. You will notice a change in our version numbering scheme, which is applied only on maven in the POM file. Please note the version numbering of our Saxon products itself has NOT been changed.

Thanks to Markus Karg for pointing out that our version numbering scheme needs to change to allow automatic download of bug fix versions.

Please see some background information on handling versions in the POM file:


I have recently added the following artifacts to maven under the maven scheme, which you should now be able to pick up. This will also be the same for future releases:



Thanks and kind regards,

O'Neil Delpratt
Software Developer, Saxonica Limited
Email: oneil@saxonica.com
Tel: +44 118 946 5894
Web: http://www.saxonica.com
Saxonica Community Site: http://dev.saxonica.com Saxonica Bug tracking System: https://saxonica.plan.io/