The Distribution project is the placeholder for the ODL karaf distribution. The project currently generates 3 artifacts:

Distribution Artifacts



Managed distribution (e.g., karaf-<version>.tar.gz)

This includes the managed projects in OpenDaylight (refer to, Managed Release).

Common distribution (e.g., opendaylight-<version>.tar.gz)

This includes managed and self-managed projects (refer to, Managed Release).

ONAP distribution (e.g., onap-karaf-<version>.tar.gz)

This is the distribution used in the ONAP CCSDK project.

The distribution project is also the placeholder for the distribution scripts. Example of these scripts:

Behavior Changes

This release introduces the following behavior changes:

  • ODL Karaf distribution requires Java 11-compliant JVM (Java Virtual Machine).

New and Modified Features

This release provides the following new and modified features:

  • New Detnet project features are available in the common distribution.

  • JSON-RPC project features are available in the managed distribution.

Deprecated Features

This release removed the following features:

  • COE (Container Orchestration Engine) project

  • SFC (Service Function Chaining) project

Resolved Issues

The following table lists the resolved issues fixed this release.

Resolved Issues




Add yang model check at distribution build


Create ONAP distribution

Known Issues

There are no known issues in this release.