You can integrate and start using components developed using Talend Component Kit in Talend applications very easily.
As both the development framework and Talend applications evolve over time, you need to ensure compatibility between the components you develop and the versions of Talend applications that you are targeting, by making sure that you use the right version of Talend Component Kit.
The version of Talend Component Kit you need to use to develop new components depends on the versions of the Talend applications in which these components will be integrated.
|Talend Component Kit version
Talend Studio 7.2.1 M3
Framework until 1.1.4
Talend Studio 7.1.1
Framework until 1.1.1
Talend Studio 7.0.1
Framework until 0.0.5
Framework from 1.1.x
More recent versions of Talend Component Kit contain many fixes, improvements and features that help developing your components. However, they can cause some compatibility issues when deploying these components to older/different versions of Talend Studio and Talend Cloud. Choose the version of Talend Component Kit that best fits your needs.
Creating a project using the Component Kit Starter always uses the latest release of Talend Component Kit.
However, you can manually change the version of Talend Component Kit directly in the generated project.
Go to your IDE and access the project root .pom file.
Look for the
Replace the version in the relevant nodes with the version that you need to use for your project.
You can use a Snapshot of the version under development using the
-SNAPSHOT version and Sonatype snapshot repository.