Java Server Faces ( JSF 1.0 / JSF 1.1 / JSF 1.1_01 / JSF 1.2 / JSF2.0 ) Comparision Table

Version JSR Release What’s on the release? Support Release Date Additional Info
JSF 1.0 JSR 127 Initial release of the JSF specification. Separate release that wasn’t part of any Java EE/J2EE release. Servlet 2.3 and
JSP 1.2
11/03/2004 DEPRECATED
JSF 1.1 JSR 127 just bug fixes released and no changes to rendering HTML kit Servlet 2.3 and
JSP 1.2
02/05/2004 DEPRECATED
JSF 1.1_01 bug fixes and performance improvements. JDK 1.3.1 or later.
JSF 1.2 JSR 252 Many improvements to core systems and APIs. Coincides with Java EE 5. Initial adoption into Java EE. Servlet 2.5 and JSP 2.1
But minimum it supports Servlet 2.3 and JSP 1.2.
Tomcat support 6.0 not 5.5.version
11/05/2006
JSF 2.0 Major release for ease of use, enhanced functionality, and performance. Coincides with Java EE 6. 28/06/2009
JSF 2.1 Current version. Second maintenance release of 2.0. Only very minor amount of spec changes 22/10/2010


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