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[cxf] branch 3.3.x-fixes updated: Update master to 3.4.0-SNAPSHOT

Daniel  Kulp
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dkulp pushed a commit to branch 3.3.x-fixes
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The following commit(s) were added to refs/heads/3.3.x-fixes by this push:
     new 018d7c2  Update master to 3.4.0-SNAPSHOT
018d7c2 is described below

commit 018d7c2faa8fde4a42c0d543bf31c7f3e214367d
Author: Daniel Kulp <[hidden email]>
AuthorDate: Tue Aug 13 16:28:19 2019 -0400

    Update master to 3.4.0-SNAPSHOT
---
 core/pom.xml                                           |  2 +-
 distribution/javadoc/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 distribution/manifest/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 distribution/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis/pom.xml    | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/aegis_standalone/pom.xml  |  4 ++--
 distribution/src/main/release/samples/callback/pom.xml |  8 ++++----
 .../samples/clustering/failover_jaxws_osgi/pom.xml     |  8 ++++----
 .../release/samples/clustering/failover_server/pom.xml | 10 +++++-----
 .../release/samples/configuration_interceptor/pom.xml  |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/corba/bank/pom.xml        |  8 ++++----
 .../release/samples/corba/bank_ws_addressing/pom.xml   |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/corba/hello_world/pom.xml |  8 ++++----
 .../main/release/samples/groovy_spring_support/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/in_jvm_transport/pom.xml  | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws/pom.xml  |  2 +-
 .../samples/java_first_jaxws_factory_bean/pom.xml      |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/java_first_jms/pom.xml    |  6 +++---
 .../src/main/release/samples/java_first_pojo/pom.xml   |  8 ++++----
 .../release/samples/java_first_spring_support/pom.xml  |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic/pom.xml      |  8 ++++----
 .../main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_https/pom.xml    |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_oidc/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/big_query/pom.xml  |  2 +-
 .../release/samples/jax_rs/content_negotiation/pom.xml | 10 +++++-----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3/pom.xml      |  8 ++++----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_osgi/pom.xml |  8 ++++----
 .../jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_spring/pom.xml       | 10 +++++-----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_web/pom.xml  |  8 ++++----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2/pom.xml        |  8 ++++----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_osgi/pom.xml   |  8 ++++----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_spring/pom.xml | 10 +++++-----
 .../samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_web/pom.xml    |  8 ++++----
 .../main/release/samples/jax_rs/minimal_osgi/pom.xml   |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/odata/pom.xml      |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/search/pom.xml     | 14 +++++++-------
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spark/pom.xml      |  8 ++++----
 .../main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot/pom.xml    |  2 +-
 .../jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/application/pom.xml        |  2 +-
 .../samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/client/pom.xml     |  2 +-
 .../jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/eureka-registry/pom.xml    |  2 +-
 .../release/samples/jax_rs/spring_security/pom.xml     |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_cdi/pom.xml    |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_client/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_osgi/pom.xml   |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_spring/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_tomcat/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave/pom.xml  |  4 ++--
 .../release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml  | 14 +++++++-------
 .../release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing/pom.xml | 14 +++++++-------
 .../samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_camel/pom.xml   | 18 +++++++++---------
 .../samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_osgi/pom.xml    |  4 ++--
 .../src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket/pom.xml  | 10 +++++-----
 .../main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_osgi/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_web/pom.xml  |  8 ++++----
 .../release/samples/jax_server_aegis_client/pom.xml    | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/jaxws_async/pom.xml       | 10 +++++-----
 .../release/samples/jaxws_dispatch_provider/pom.xml    |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/jaxws_handlers/pom.xml    |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/jaxws_spring_boot/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../release/samples/jaxws_tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml   | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/jms_pubsub/pom.xml        |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/jms_queue/pom.xml         |  6 +++---
 .../src/main/release/samples/jms_spec_demo/pom.xml     |  6 +++---
 .../src/main/release/samples/jms_spring_config/pom.xml |  6 +++---
 .../samples/js_browser_client_java_first/pom.xml       | 10 +++++-----
 .../release/samples/js_browser_client_simple/pom.xml   | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/js_client/pom.xml         | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/js_provider/pom.xml       |  8 ++++----
 distribution/src/main/release/samples/mtom/pom.xml     |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/oauth/client/pom.xml      |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/oauth/server/pom.xml      |  2 +-
 distribution/src/main/release/samples/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/restful_dispatch/pom.xml  | 10 +++++-----
 .../main/release/samples/ruby_spring_support/pom.xml   |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/soap_header/pom.xml       |  8 ++++----
 distribution/src/main/release/samples/sts/pom.xml      |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/throttling/pom.xml        |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/ws_addressing/pom.xml     |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/ws_discovery/pom.xml      | 10 +++++-----
 .../src/main/release/samples/ws_eventing/pom.xml       |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/ws_notification/pom.xml   | 14 +++++++-------
 .../src/main/release/samples/ws_policy/pom.xml         |  8 ++++----
 distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_rm/pom.xml    | 10 +++++-----
 .../main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc/pom.xml  | 16 ++++++++--------
 .../samples/ws_security/sign_enc_policy/pom.xml        |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut/pom.xml    | 10 +++++-----
 .../main/release/samples/ws_security/ut_policy/pom.xml |  2 +-
 .../src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first/pom.xml        |  2 +-
 .../release/samples/wsdl_first_dynamic_client/pom.xml  |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_https/pom.xml  |  2 +-
 .../main/release/samples/wsdl_first_pure_xml/pom.xml   |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_rpclit/pom.xml |  8 ++++----
 .../src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_soap12/pom.xml |  8 ++++----
 .../release/samples/wsdl_first_xml_wrapped/pom.xml     |  8 ++++----
 integration/cdi/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 integration/jca/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 integration/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 integration/spring-boot/autoconfigure/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 integration/spring-boot/pom.xml                        |  2 +-
 integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxrs/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxws/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 integration/tracing/tracing-brave/pom.xml              |  2 +-
 integration/tracing/tracing-opentracing/pom.xml        |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxrs-service/pom.xml     |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-javafirst/pom.xml   |  4 ++--
 maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-wsdlfirst/pom.xml   |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/archetypes/pom.xml                       |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/codegen-plugin/pom.xml                   |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/corba/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/java2swagger-plugin/pom.xml              |  4 ++--
 maven-plugins/java2wadl-plugin/pom.xml                 |  4 ++--
 maven-plugins/java2ws-plugin/pom.xml                   |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/pom.xml                                  |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/wadl2java-plugin/pom.xml                 |  2 +-
 maven-plugins/wsdl-validator-plugin/pom.xml            |  2 +-
 osgi/bundle/compatible/pom.xml                         |  2 +-
 osgi/bundle/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 osgi/itests/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 osgi/karaf/commands/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 osgi/karaf/features/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 osgi/karaf/pom.xml                                     |  2 +-
 osgi/pom.xml                                           |  2 +-
 osgi/repository/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 parent/pom.xml                                         |  2 +-
 pom.xml                                                |  2 +-
 rt/bindings/coloc/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/bindings/corba/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/bindings/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 rt/bindings/soap/pom.xml                               |  2 +-
 rt/bindings/xml/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 rt/databinding/aegis/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 rt/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 rt/databinding/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/features/clustering/pom.xml                         |  2 +-
 rt/features/logging/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 rt/features/metrics/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 rt/features/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 rt/features/throttling/pom.xml                         |  2 +-
 rt/frontend/jaxrs/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/frontend/js/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/frontend/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 rt/frontend/simple/pom.xml                             |  2 +-
 rt/javascript/javascript-rt/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 rt/javascript/javascript-tests/pom.xml                 |  2 +-
 rt/javascript/pom.xml                                  |  2 +-
 rt/management/pom.xml                                  |  2 +-
 rt/pom.xml                                             |  2 +-
 rt/rs/client/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 rt/rs/description-common-openapi/pom.xml               |  2 +-
 rt/rs/description-openapi-v3/pom.xml                   |  2 +-
 rt/rs/description-swagger-ui/pom.xml                   |  2 +-
 rt/rs/description-swagger/pom.xml                      |  2 +-
 rt/rs/description/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/json-basic/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/providers/pom.xml                     |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/reactivestreams/pom.xml               |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/reactor/pom.xml                       |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/rx/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/rx2/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 rt/rs/extensions/search/pom.xml                        |  2 +-
 rt/rs/http-sci/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/rs/microprofile-client/pom.xml                      |  2 +-
 rt/rs/pom.xml                                          |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/cors/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/http-signature/pom.xml                  |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose-jaxrs/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose/pom.xml                |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/jose-parent/pom.xml                     |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth/pom.xml              |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2-saml/pom.xml        |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2/pom.xml             |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/sso/oidc/pom.xml                        |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/sso/saml/pom.xml                        |  2 +-
 rt/rs/security/xml/pom.xml                             |  2 +-
 rt/rs/sse/pom.xml                                      |  2 +-
 rt/security-saml/pom.xml                               |  2 +-
 rt/security/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 rt/transports/http-hc/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 rt/transports/http-jetty/pom.xml                       |  2 +-
 rt/transports/http-netty/netty-client/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 rt/transports/http-netty/netty-server/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 rt/transports/http-undertow/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 rt/transports/http/pom.xml                             |  2 +-
 rt/transports/jms/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/transports/local/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 rt/transports/pom.xml                                  |  2 +-
 rt/transports/udp/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 rt/transports/websocket/pom.xml                        |  2 +-
 rt/ws/addr/pom.xml                                     |  2 +-
 rt/ws/eventing/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/ws/mex/pom.xml                                      |  2 +-
 rt/ws/policy/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 rt/ws/pom.xml                                          |  2 +-
 rt/ws/rm/pom.xml                                       |  2 +-
 rt/ws/security/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/ws/transfer/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 rt/wsdl/pom.xml                                        |  2 +-
 services/pom.xml                                       |  2 +-
 services/sts/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 services/sts/sts-core/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 services/sts/systests/advanced/pom.xml                 |  2 +-
 services/sts/systests/basic/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 services/sts/systests/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 services/sts/systests/sts-features/pom.xml             |  2 +-
 services/sts/systests/sts-itests/pom.xml               |  2 +-
 services/sts/systests/sts-osgi/pom.xml                 |  2 +-
 services/ws-discovery/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-api/pom.xml         |  2 +-
 services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-service/pom.xml     |  2 +-
 services/wsn/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 services/wsn/wsn-api/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 services/wsn/wsn-core/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 services/wsn/wsn-osgi/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 services/xkms/pom.xml                                  |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-client/pom.xml                      |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-common/pom.xml                      |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-features/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-itests/pom.xml                      |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-osgi/pom.xml                        |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-service/pom.xml                     |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-war/pom.xml                         |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-x509-handlers/pom.xml               |  2 +-
 services/xkms/xkms-x509-repo-ldap/pom.xml              |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/base/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-multiple-apps-owb/pom.xml     |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-no-apps-owb/pom.xml           |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-producers-owb/pom.xml         |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-owb/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-weld/cdi-multiple-apps-weld/pom.xml   |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-weld/cdi-no-apps-weld/pom.xml         |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-weld/cdi-producers-weld/pom.xml       |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/cdi-weld/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 systests/cdi/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 systests/container-integration/grizzly/pom.xml         |  2 +-
 systests/container-integration/pom.xml                 |  2 +-
 systests/container-integration/webapp/pom.xml          |  2 +-
 systests/databinding/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 systests/jaxrs/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 systests/jaxws/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 systests/kerberos/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 systests/ldap/pom.xml                                  |  2 +-
 systests/microprofile/client/async/pom.xml             |  2 +-
 systests/microprofile/client/jaxrs/pom.xml             |  2 +-
 systests/microprofile/client/tracing/pom.xml           |  2 +-
 systests/microprofile/client/weld/pom.xml              |  2 +-
 systests/microprofile/pom.xml                          |  2 +-
 systests/pom.xml                                       |  2 +-
 systests/rs-http-sci/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 systests/rs-security/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 systests/rs-sse/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 systests/rs-sse/rs-sse-base/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 systests/rs-sse/rs-sse-jetty/pom.xml                   |  2 +-
 systests/rs-sse/rs-sse-tomcat/pom.xml                  |  2 +-
 systests/rs-sse/rs-sse-undertow/pom.xml                |  2 +-
 systests/tracing/pom.xml                               |  2 +-
 systests/transport-jms/pom.xml                         |  2 +-
 systests/transport-undertow/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 systests/transports-ssl3/pom.xml                       |  2 +-
 systests/transports/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 systests/uncategorized/pom.xml                         |  2 +-
 systests/ws-rm/pom.xml                                 |  2 +-
 systests/ws-security-examples/pom.xml                  |  2 +-
 systests/ws-security/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 systests/ws-specs/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 systests/ws-transfer/pom.xml                           |  2 +-
 systests/wsdl_maven/codegen/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 systests/wsdl_maven/java2ws/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 systests/wsdl_maven/pom.xml                            |  2 +-
 testutils/pom.xml                                      |  2 +-
 tools/common/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 tools/corba/pom.xml                                    |  2 +-
 tools/javato/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 tools/javato/ws/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 tools/pom.xml                                          |  2 +-
 tools/validator/pom.xml                                |  2 +-
 tools/wadlto/jaxrs/pom.xml                             |  2 +-
 tools/wadlto/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/core/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml                  |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/frontend/javascript/pom.xml               |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml                    |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/misc/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/pom.xml                                   |  2 +-
 tools/wsdlto/test/pom.xml                              |  2 +-
 288 files changed, 502 insertions(+), 502 deletions(-)

diff --git a/core/pom.xml b/core/pom.xml
index a8d6119..9459e1b 100644
--- a/core/pom.xml
+++ b/core/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/javadoc/pom.xml b/distribution/javadoc/pom.xml
index 1cdde42..9d7de33 100644
--- a/distribution/javadoc/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/javadoc/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/manifest/pom.xml b/distribution/manifest/pom.xml
index 1ad1e90..f172380 100644
--- a/distribution/manifest/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/manifest/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/pom.xml b/distribution/pom.xml
index 0de7bde..93b8ed2 100644
--- a/distribution/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../parent</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis/pom.xml
index 66fd6ca..c170f33 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -88,24 +88,24 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-databinding-aegis</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- The server example in here launches the embedded jetty. Not needed
              if you deploy a WAR. -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>junit</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis_standalone/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis_standalone/pom.xml
index 166e842..d81dcb0 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis_standalone/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/aegis_standalone/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -88,7 +88,7 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-databinding-aegis</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>net.java.dev.stax-utils</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/callback/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/callback/pom.xml
index 7dd2dac..18a509d 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/callback/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/callback/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -117,17 +117,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_jaxws_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_jaxws_osgi/pom.xml
index 219eebf..ff229af 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_jaxws_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_jaxws_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ under the License.
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -59,19 +59,19 @@ under the License.
      <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-client</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
             <scope>provided</scope>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
             <artifactId>failover_server</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
             <scope>provided</scope>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-features-clustering</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
             <scope>provided</scope>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_server/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_server/pom.xml
index a7d7d4a..d6ca7ed 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_server/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/clustering/failover_server/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ under the License.
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -58,22 +58,22 @@ under the License.
          <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/configuration_interceptor/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/configuration_interceptor/pom.xml
index 57657ff..e20536e 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/configuration_interceptor/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/configuration_interceptor/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -118,17 +118,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank/pom.xml
index 68c849f..93e3209 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -117,17 +117,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-bindings-corba</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-tools-common</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank_ws_addressing/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank_ws_addressing/pom.xml
index 38a3e88..3634d38 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank_ws_addressing/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/bank_ws_addressing/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -224,17 +224,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-bindings-corba</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-tools-common</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/hello_world/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/hello_world/pom.xml
index cdeed10..8b24b92 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/hello_world/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/corba/hello_world/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -269,17 +269,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-bindings-corba</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-tools-common</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/groovy_spring_support/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/groovy_spring_support/pom.xml
index d68e451..0299bc3 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/groovy_spring_support/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/groovy_spring_support/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
 
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/in_jvm_transport/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/in_jvm_transport/pom.xml
index c2f05ea..73cb703 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/in_jvm_transport/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/in_jvm_transport/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -87,23 +87,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-bindings-coloc</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws/pom.xml
index 88d92d5..502148f 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.tomcat.version>8.5.41</cxf.tomcat.version>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws_factory_bean/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws_factory_bean/pom.xml
index ec91c46..bd26bb9 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws_factory_bean/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jaxws_factory_bean/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -82,18 +82,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jms/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jms/pom.xml
index 0e7cbdc..8045e93 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jms/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_jms/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -101,12 +101,12 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-jms</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_pojo/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_pojo/pom.xml
index a06d7a5..237363e 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_pojo/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_pojo/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -82,18 +82,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_spring_support/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_spring_support/pom.xml
index 9d772ee..22e3724 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_spring_support/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/java_first_spring_support/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
 
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic/pom.xml
index c86359e..7969eec 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -83,18 +83,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_https/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_https/pom.xml
index dcbed3d..b216ac6 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_https/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_https/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <profiles>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_oidc/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_oidc/pom.xml
index 1408a42..d34c279 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_oidc/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/basic_oidc/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/big_query/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/big_query/pom.xml
index ee52201..e0a2eda 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/big_query/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/big_query/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/content_negotiation/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/content_negotiation/pom.xml
index 0f07f1c..1c3f1ac 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/content_negotiation/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/content_negotiation/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -83,23 +83,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-providers</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.codehaus.jettison</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3/pom.xml
index 2db7ddd..892efe6 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -68,17 +68,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-openapi-v3</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
           <groupId>com.fasterxml.jackson.jaxrs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_osgi/pom.xml
index 5c3e59c..eb3a41d 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ under the License.
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -70,17 +70,17 @@ under the License.
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-openapi-v3</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_spring/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_spring/pom.xml
index 591bd25..a8800dc 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_spring/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_spring/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -63,23 +63,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-openapi-v3</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
           <groupId>com.fasterxml.jackson.jaxrs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_web/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_web/pom.xml
index 9039cc3..023345b 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_web/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_openapi_v3_web/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ under the License.
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -61,17 +61,17 @@ under the License.
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-openapi-v3</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2/pom.xml
index 571d7ac..9d9488f 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -68,17 +68,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-swagger</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
           <groupId>com.fasterxml.jackson.jaxrs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_osgi/pom.xml
index 8383b6a..f78c0c0 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ under the License.
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -71,17 +71,17 @@ under the License.
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-swagger</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_spring/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_spring/pom.xml
index 9e5795f..17b9687 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_spring/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_spring/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -63,23 +63,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-swagger</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_web/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_web/pom.xml
index a702e7f..89cb468 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_web/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/description_swagger2_web/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ under the License.
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
@@ -61,17 +61,17 @@ under the License.
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-service-description-swagger</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/minimal_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/minimal_osgi/pom.xml
index 2ca32d3..e256f7a 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/minimal_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/minimal_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/odata/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/odata/pom.xml
index 1ede322..a0746f6 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/odata/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/odata/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/search/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/search/pom.xml
index fb39d70..e91cd9f 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/search/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/search/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -84,33 +84,33 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-search</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-providers</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>                
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-security-cors</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.lucene</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spark/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spark/pom.xml
index f8bd0d0..36c5f65 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spark/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spark/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -35,17 +35,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-search</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.spark</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot/pom.xml
index b8f49e9..7b78839 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot/pom.xml
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/application/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/application/pom.xml
index 5d0c25a..4021fb9 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/application/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/application/pom.xml
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <artifactId>spring-boot-sample-rs-scan-app</artifactId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/client/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/client/pom.xml
index 4616b7d..deb5210 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/client/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/client/pom.xml
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <artifactId>spring-boot-sample-rs-scan-client</artifactId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/eureka-registry/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/eureka-registry/pom.xml
index 4a7441b..91be24d 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/eureka-registry/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_boot_scan/eureka-registry/pom.xml
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <artifactId>spring-boot-sample-rs-scan-eureka</artifactId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_security/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_security/pom.xml
index 7183e6b..def7f0e 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_security/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/spring_security/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -89,18 +89,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_cdi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_cdi/pom.xml
index 7a2d892..6a1988a 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_cdi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_cdi/pom.xml
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_client/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_client/pom.xml
index ab40a3f..2f8ff6d 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_client/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_client/pom.xml
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_osgi/pom.xml
index cdad001..3f00ed3 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_spring/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_spring/pom.xml
index 42aa6bd..0f64f5d 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_spring/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_spring/pom.xml
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_tomcat/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_tomcat/pom.xml
index b8ade4f..93f94767 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_tomcat/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/sse_tomcat/pom.xml
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave/pom.xml
index 2f5e18f..a025323 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -170,7 +170,7 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-integration-tracing-brave</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml
index 9814af3..4fb7adf 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -36,33 +36,33 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-client</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>    
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-integration-tracing-brave</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-providers</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.aries.blueprint</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing/pom.xml
index 2653a8a..d220b33 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -83,33 +83,33 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-client</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>    
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-integration-tracing-opentracing</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-providers</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>javax.json</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_camel/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_camel/pom.xml
index 8e5cb91..085cf53 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_camel/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_camel/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
@@ -129,43 +129,43 @@
      <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-core</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-client</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>    
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-integration-tracing-opentracing</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-extension-providers</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-spring-boot-starter-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_osgi/pom.xml
index e937d8a..f8b9959 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/tracing_opentracing_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -53,7 +53,7 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-integration-tracing-opentracing</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket/pom.xml
index aa65d5b..208463f 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -128,7 +128,7 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
@@ -170,17 +170,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-websocket</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_osgi/pom.xml
index 717215e..e65e148 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_web/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_web/pom.xml
index ea5c52f..f396c6b 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_web/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_rs/websocket_web/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -115,17 +115,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-websocket</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_server_aegis_client/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_server_aegis_client/pom.xml
index 2204acd..d2009f6 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_server_aegis_client/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jax_server_aegis_client/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -82,23 +82,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-databinding-aegis</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_async/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_async/pom.xml
index 45b6ce7..6d27c6b 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_async/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_async/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -127,17 +127,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-hc</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
@@ -149,7 +149,7 @@
             <!-- Not needed if deploying to a Servlet 3 based container or non-jetty container -->
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
             <exclusions>
                 <exclusion>
                     <groupId>org.eclipse.jetty</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_dispatch_provider/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_dispatch_provider/pom.xml
index adf41fe..ef3ce76 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_dispatch_provider/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_dispatch_provider/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_handlers/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_handlers/pom.xml
index 54b7a5c..60ae9d1 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_handlers/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_handlers/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_spring_boot/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_spring_boot/pom.xml
index fd063a7..38c63f6 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_spring_boot/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_spring_boot/pom.xml
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <artifactId>spring-boot-sample-ws-cxf</artifactId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml
index ac3e3dc..fc2b920 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jaxws_tracing_brave_osgi/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -61,23 +61,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- This dependency is needed if you're using the Jetty container -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-integration-tracing-brave</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.aries.blueprint</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_pubsub/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_pubsub/pom.xml
index 384788a..5ae05cc 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_pubsub/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_pubsub/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@
             <plugin>
                 <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
                 <artifactId>cxf-codegen-plugin</artifactId>
-                <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+                <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
                 <executions>
                     <execution>
                         <id>generate-sources</id>
@@ -137,12 +137,12 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-jms</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         
         <dependency>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_queue/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_queue/pom.xml
index 036f459..2fd95b0 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_queue/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_queue/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -137,12 +137,12 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-jms</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.activemq</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spec_demo/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spec_demo/pom.xml
index dea7d6d..bc67c61 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spec_demo/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spec_demo/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -137,12 +137,12 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-jms</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.activemq</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spring_config/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spring_config/pom.xml
index b269940..156db9a 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spring_config/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/jms_spring_config/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -146,12 +146,12 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-jms</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf.xjc-utils</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_java_first/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_java_first/pom.xml
index 85fa9c4..d8d7cea 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_java_first/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_java_first/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -59,22 +59,22 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-javascript</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_simple/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_simple/pom.xml
index 202d95e..50443ae 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_simple/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_browser_client_simple/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -111,22 +111,22 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-javascript</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_client/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_client/pom.xml
index 6d86646..85673ff 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_client/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_client/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -113,22 +113,22 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-javascript</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>rhino</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_provider/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_provider/pom.xml
index 650ce98..94612ac 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_provider/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/js_provider/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -128,18 +128,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-js</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/mtom/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/mtom/pom.xml
index ce65dd4..a4c18fb 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/mtom/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/mtom/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -115,18 +115,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.geronimo.javamail</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/client/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/client/pom.xml
index ee8f2cf..cf4cafd 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/client/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/client/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/server/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/server/pom.xml
index d3849da..1fb8947 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/server/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/oauth/server/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/pom.xml
index 69415ca..c826bb4 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
     <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
     <packaging>pom</packaging>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <name>Apache CXF Samples</name>
     <description>Apache CXF Samples</description>
     <url>https://cxf.apache.org</url>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/restful_dispatch/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/restful_dispatch/pom.xml
index 3c9274a..fef337a 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/restful_dispatch/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/restful_dispatch/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -82,23 +82,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxrs</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>jakarta.ws.rs</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ruby_spring_support/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ruby_spring_support/pom.xml
index c2ddaa9..b204340 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ruby_spring_support/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ruby_spring_support/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <build>
         <defaultGoal>install</defaultGoal>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/soap_header/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/soap_header/pom.xml
index d099a4d..e129ff8 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/soap_header/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/soap_header/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/sts/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/sts/pom.xml
index 0b8e0d9..e8b1020 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/sts/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/sts/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/throttling/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/throttling/pom.xml
index 2d22cae..e2b1523 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/throttling/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/throttling/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <wsdl.location>${basedir}/src/main/config/hello_world.wsdl</wsdl.location>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_addressing/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_addressing/pom.xml
index 186eb70..b1a21c4 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_addressing/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_addressing/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -118,17 +118,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_discovery/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_discovery/pom.xml
index 1a3cc04..6f64b4a 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_discovery/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_discovery/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -37,22 +37,22 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services.ws-discovery</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-services-ws-discovery-api</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services.ws-discovery</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-services-ws-discovery-service</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_eventing/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_eventing/pom.xml
index 3d1363b..95b7aed 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_eventing/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_eventing/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <dependencies>
         <dependency>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_notification/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_notification/pom.xml
index d5d7218..7ff30ce 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_notification/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_notification/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -82,32 +82,32 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-addr</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-policy</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services.wsn</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-services-wsn-core</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_policy/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_policy/pom.xml
index 2898076..64d2ac4 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_policy/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_policy/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -113,17 +113,17 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_rm/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_rm/pom.xml
index 1880307..6c9acbf 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_rm/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_rm/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -108,23 +108,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-rm</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc/pom.xml
index 0c9fce9..2e037c9 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -165,38 +165,38 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-rm</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-security</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-addr</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-policy</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc_policy/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc_policy/pom.xml
index 85642ca..34732bb 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc_policy/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/sign_enc_policy/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut/pom.xml
index 0f587e6..75d8e5a 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
@@ -154,23 +154,23 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-ws-security</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut_policy/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut_policy/pom.xml
index bc084b9..040c3b1 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut_policy/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/ws_security/ut_policy/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../..</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first/pom.xml
index bb35947..0e15261 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
 
     <build>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_dynamic_client/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_dynamic_client/pom.xml
index b94050f..aa91e22 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_dynamic_client/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_dynamic_client/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -112,18 +112,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.springframework</groupId>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_https/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_https/pom.xml
index 624e23d..cba7beb 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_https/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_https/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <wsdl.location>${basedir}/src/main/config/hello_world.wsdl</wsdl.location>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_pure_xml/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_pure_xml/pom.xml
index 96dd63b..38e8d8b 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_pure_xml/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_pure_xml/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_rpclit/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_rpclit/pom.xml
index 9f735c2..e919195 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_rpclit/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_rpclit/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_soap12/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_soap12/pom.xml
index 829b827..03780a4 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_soap12/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_soap12/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_xml_wrapped/pom.xml b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_xml_wrapped/pom.xml
index a51effa..2e489af 100644
--- a/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_xml_wrapped/pom.xml
+++ b/distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_xml_wrapped/pom.xml
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.samples</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-samples</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.version>${project.version}</cxf.version>
@@ -114,18 +114,18 @@
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-frontend-jaxws</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
         <!-- Jetty is needed if you're using the CXFServlet -->
         <dependency>
             <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
             <artifactId>cxf-rt-transports-http-jetty</artifactId>
-            <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+            <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         </dependency>
     </dependencies>
 </project>
diff --git a/integration/cdi/pom.xml b/integration/cdi/pom.xml
index d61988d..fa701f7 100644
--- a/integration/cdi/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/cdi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/integration/jca/pom.xml b/integration/jca/pom.xml
index 9777de0..0662e33 100644
--- a/integration/jca/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/jca/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/integration/pom.xml b/integration/pom.xml
index 6b1ba7d..9fea4fb 100644
--- a/integration/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>jca</module>
diff --git a/integration/spring-boot/autoconfigure/pom.xml b/integration/spring-boot/autoconfigure/pom.xml
index d46042d..d7a5136 100644
--- a/integration/spring-boot/autoconfigure/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/spring-boot/autoconfigure/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/integration/spring-boot/pom.xml b/integration/spring-boot/pom.xml
index c31881e..9eaf045 100644
--- a/integration/spring-boot/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/spring-boot/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-integration</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>autoconfigure</module>
diff --git a/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxrs/pom.xml b/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxrs/pom.xml
index fd32f2f..9001cea 100644
--- a/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxrs/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxrs/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxws/pom.xml b/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxws/pom.xml
index e43bdd7..4635a50 100644
--- a/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxws/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/spring-boot/starter-jaxws/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/integration/tracing/tracing-brave/pom.xml b/integration/tracing/tracing-brave/pom.xml
index 7042605..fbda208 100644
--- a/integration/tracing/tracing-brave/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/tracing/tracing-brave/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/integration/tracing/tracing-opentracing/pom.xml b/integration/tracing/tracing-opentracing/pom.xml
index 86baa50..c03862b 100644
--- a/integration/tracing/tracing-opentracing/pom.xml
+++ b/integration/tracing/tracing-opentracing/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxrs-service/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxrs-service/pom.xml
index 3546d8d..c6b420e 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxrs-service/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxrs-service/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.archetype</groupId>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-javafirst/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-javafirst/pom.xml
index fafe30a..99871b6 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-javafirst/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-javafirst/pom.xml
@@ -22,12 +22,12 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.archetype</groupId>
     <artifactId>cxf-jaxws-javafirst</artifactId>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <packaging>maven-archetype</packaging>
     <name>Apache CXF Archetype - Simple JAX-WS Java First</name>
     <description>Creates a project for developing a Web service starting from Java code</description>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-wsdlfirst/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-wsdlfirst/pom.xml
index c6d46a7..fd77988 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-wsdlfirst/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/archetypes/cxf-jaxws-wsdlfirst/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.archetype</groupId>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/archetypes/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/archetypes/pom.xml
index 536db4b..a57ca6c 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/archetypes/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/archetypes/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>cxf-jaxws-javafirst</module>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/codegen-plugin/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/codegen-plugin/pom.xml
index ff84f85..68bdab1 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/codegen-plugin/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/codegen-plugin/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.codegen</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/corba/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/corba/pom.xml
index 9a2df9d..507ef5e 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/corba/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/corba/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.corbatools</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/java2swagger-plugin/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/java2swagger-plugin/pom.xml
index ea5bb4d..90a40a4 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/java2swagger-plugin/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/java2swagger-plugin/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
     <artifactId>cxf-java2swagger-plugin</artifactId>
     <packaging>maven-plugin</packaging>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <name>Apache CXF Java2Swagger Maven2 Plugin</name>
     <description>Apache CXF Java2Swagger Maven2 Plugin</description>
     <url>https://cxf.apache.org</url>
@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@
     <parent>
       <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
       <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-      <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+      <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.java2swagger</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/java2wadl-plugin/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/java2wadl-plugin/pom.xml
index 01b7fa1..984304f 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/java2wadl-plugin/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/java2wadl-plugin/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
     <artifactId>cxf-java2wadl-plugin</artifactId>
     <packaging>maven-plugin</packaging>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <name>Apache CXF Java2WADL Maven2 Plugin</name>
     <description>Apache CXF Java2WADL Maven2 Plugin</description>
     <url>https://cxf.apache.org</url>
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@
     <parent>
       <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
       <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-      <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+      <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.java2wadl</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/java2ws-plugin/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/java2ws-plugin/pom.xml
index 6ff96ac..2df63cf 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/java2ws-plugin/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/java2ws-plugin/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.java2ws</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/pom.xml
index b12faf0..15387d9 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../parent</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <prerequisites>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/wadl2java-plugin/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/wadl2java-plugin/pom.xml
index a63d06b..8cba407 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/wadl2java-plugin/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/wadl2java-plugin/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.wadl2java</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/maven-plugins/wsdl-validator-plugin/pom.xml b/maven-plugins/wsdl-validator-plugin/pom.xml
index 3a3f705..570b274 100644
--- a/maven-plugins/wsdl-validator-plugin/pom.xml
+++ b/maven-plugins/wsdl-validator-plugin/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-maven-plugins</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.plugin.wsdl.validator</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/osgi/bundle/compatible/pom.xml b/osgi/bundle/compatible/pom.xml
index 8d3c57d..ef6eeea 100644
--- a/osgi/bundle/compatible/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/bundle/compatible/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-bundle-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.osgi.symbolic.name>${project.groupId}.bundle</cxf.osgi.symbolic.name>
diff --git a/osgi/bundle/pom.xml b/osgi/bundle/pom.xml
index b7530a2..3cee8bb 100644
--- a/osgi/bundle/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/bundle/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/osgi/itests/pom.xml b/osgi/itests/pom.xml
index e9653dc..e3920b7 100644
--- a/osgi/itests/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/itests/pom.xml
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.osgi.itests</groupId>
diff --git a/osgi/karaf/commands/pom.xml b/osgi/karaf/commands/pom.xml
index c5ea91a..6d675f3 100644
--- a/osgi/karaf/commands/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/karaf/commands/pom.xml
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.karaf</groupId>
         <artifactId>karaf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <artifactId>cxf-karaf-commands</artifactId>
     <packaging>bundle</packaging>
diff --git a/osgi/karaf/features/pom.xml b/osgi/karaf/features/pom.xml
index bf9ffa1..4829175 100644
--- a/osgi/karaf/features/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/karaf/features/pom.xml
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.karaf</groupId>
         <artifactId>karaf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <artifactId>apache-cxf</artifactId>
     <packaging>pom</packaging>
diff --git a/osgi/karaf/pom.xml b/osgi/karaf/pom.xml
index b525133..928df8e 100644
--- a/osgi/karaf/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/karaf/pom.xml
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.karaf</groupId>
diff --git a/osgi/pom.xml b/osgi/pom.xml
index ab1b19d..ccf6d56 100644
--- a/osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>bundle</module>
diff --git a/osgi/repository/pom.xml b/osgi/repository/pom.xml
index a0000c7..97988fc 100644
--- a/osgi/repository/pom.xml
+++ b/osgi/repository/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
  <parent>
  <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
  <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
- <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+ <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
  <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
  </parent>
  <artifactId>cxf-repository</artifactId>
diff --git a/parent/pom.xml b/parent/pom.xml
index 617090d..a0e2ee7 100644
--- a/parent/pom.xml
+++ b/parent/pom.xml
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion>
     <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
diff --git a/pom.xml b/pom.xml
index 96b6315..83db038 100644
--- a/pom.xml
+++ b/pom.xml
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
     <modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
     <artifactId>cxf</artifactId>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <name>Apache CXF</name>
     <description>Apache CXF is an open-source services framework that aids in
     the development of services using front-end programming APIs, like JAX-WS
diff --git a/rt/bindings/coloc/pom.xml b/rt/bindings/coloc/pom.xml
index ef1a183..cb8b3e2 100644
--- a/rt/bindings/coloc/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/bindings/coloc/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/bindings/corba/pom.xml b/rt/bindings/corba/pom.xml
index 2f83a9a..eb61013 100644
--- a/rt/bindings/corba/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/bindings/corba/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/bindings/pom.xml b/rt/bindings/pom.xml
index 1f2718c..0ced75c 100644
--- a/rt/bindings/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/bindings/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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     </parent>
         <modules>
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diff --git a/rt/bindings/soap/pom.xml b/rt/bindings/soap/pom.xml
index d008a39..3ad4374 100644
--- a/rt/bindings/soap/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/bindings/soap/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/bindings/xml/pom.xml b/rt/bindings/xml/pom.xml
index 36352e1..20723bd 100644
--- a/rt/bindings/xml/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/bindings/xml/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/databinding/aegis/pom.xml b/rt/databinding/aegis/pom.xml
index 6132076..f63cdc0 100644
--- a/rt/databinding/aegis/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/databinding/aegis/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/rt/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml b/rt/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml
index ff1bef0..faaab71 100644
--- a/rt/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/databinding/pom.xml b/rt/databinding/pom.xml
index 0042d3c..452513f 100644
--- a/rt/databinding/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/databinding/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>jaxb</module>
diff --git a/rt/features/clustering/pom.xml b/rt/features/clustering/pom.xml
index 0bcbdfd..4726501 100644
--- a/rt/features/clustering/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/features/clustering/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/features/logging/pom.xml b/rt/features/logging/pom.xml
index d37fc49..efd11f9 100644
--- a/rt/features/logging/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/features/logging/pom.xml
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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     <artifactId>cxf-rt-features-logging</artifactId>
diff --git a/rt/features/metrics/pom.xml b/rt/features/metrics/pom.xml
index d395d2e..5c17ecf 100644
--- a/rt/features/metrics/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/features/metrics/pom.xml
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
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         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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     <artifactId>cxf-rt-features-metrics</artifactId>
diff --git a/rt/features/pom.xml b/rt/features/pom.xml
index 238cfec..01ebeb4 100644
--- a/rt/features/pom.xml
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@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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     <modules>
         <module>clustering</module>
diff --git a/rt/features/throttling/pom.xml b/rt/features/throttling/pom.xml
index 95242f1..d439535 100644
--- a/rt/features/throttling/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/features/throttling/pom.xml
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
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-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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     <artifactId>cxf-rt-features-throttling</artifactId>
diff --git a/rt/frontend/jaxrs/pom.xml b/rt/frontend/jaxrs/pom.xml
index 8ad8636..fbefb4d 100644
--- a/rt/frontend/jaxrs/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/frontend/jaxrs/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml b/rt/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml
index 7743510..d78eec1 100644
--- a/rt/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/frontend/js/pom.xml b/rt/frontend/js/pom.xml
index 8640071..b4d68c6 100644
--- a/rt/frontend/js/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/frontend/js/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/frontend/pom.xml b/rt/frontend/pom.xml
index 5625ba4..446ae91 100644
--- a/rt/frontend/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/frontend/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt</artifactId>
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     <modules>
         <module>simple</module>
diff --git a/rt/frontend/simple/pom.xml b/rt/frontend/simple/pom.xml
index 2ecc81e..baef4fe 100644
--- a/rt/frontend/simple/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/frontend/simple/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/javascript/javascript-rt/pom.xml b/rt/javascript/javascript-rt/pom.xml
index 5a4923d..99c61cf 100644
--- a/rt/javascript/javascript-rt/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/javascript/javascript-rt/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-runtime-javascript</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.js</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/rt/javascript/javascript-tests/pom.xml b/rt/javascript/javascript-tests/pom.xml
index faee34c..2cdaf8b 100644
--- a/rt/javascript/javascript-tests/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/javascript/javascript-tests/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <artifactId>cxf-runtime-javascript</artifactId>
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     </parent>
     <properties>
         <cxf.module.name>org.apache.cxf.js.tests</cxf.module.name>
diff --git a/rt/javascript/pom.xml b/rt/javascript/pom.xml
index 5537bfa..da224b8 100644
--- a/rt/javascript/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/javascript/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <modules>
diff --git a/rt/management/pom.xml b/rt/management/pom.xml
index b5fcf72..0e4ddf0 100644
--- a/rt/management/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/management/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/pom.xml b/rt/pom.xml
index 99eac6c..214fe7c 100644
--- a/rt/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>wsdl</module>
diff --git a/rt/rs/client/pom.xml b/rt/rs/client/pom.xml
index 8c72c0d..5cc972a 100644
--- a/rt/rs/client/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/client/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/description-common-openapi/pom.xml b/rt/rs/description-common-openapi/pom.xml
index da2d86d..3030d60 100644
--- a/rt/rs/description-common-openapi/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/description-common-openapi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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diff --git a/rt/rs/description-openapi-v3/pom.xml b/rt/rs/description-openapi-v3/pom.xml
index 4ac94b0..d324834 100644
--- a/rt/rs/description-openapi-v3/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/description-openapi-v3/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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diff --git a/rt/rs/description-swagger-ui/pom.xml b/rt/rs/description-swagger-ui/pom.xml
index 64eb4c4..007ec73 100644
--- a/rt/rs/description-swagger-ui/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/description-swagger-ui/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
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diff --git a/rt/rs/description-swagger/pom.xml b/rt/rs/description-swagger/pom.xml
index 8aa32c9..eda17bc 100644
--- a/rt/rs/description-swagger/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/description-swagger/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
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diff --git a/rt/rs/description/pom.xml b/rt/rs/description/pom.xml
index e827605..1fcccc7 100644
--- a/rt/rs/description/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/description/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/json-basic/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/json-basic/pom.xml
index b89a437..3e6d5fb 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/json-basic/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/json-basic/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/providers/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/providers/pom.xml
index cd2ed38..67ee366 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/providers/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/providers/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/reactivestreams/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/reactivestreams/pom.xml
index f21bdf9..61268b5 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/reactivestreams/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/reactivestreams/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/reactor/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/reactor/pom.xml
index f54e554..d174322 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/reactor/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/reactor/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/rx/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/rx/pom.xml
index 689ceaf..5d793fa 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/rx/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/rx/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/rx2/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/rx2/pom.xml
index 21bf816..3306982 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/rx2/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/rx2/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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diff --git a/rt/rs/extensions/search/pom.xml b/rt/rs/extensions/search/pom.xml
index 0a7e9dd..44236d3 100644
--- a/rt/rs/extensions/search/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/extensions/search/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
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         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/http-sci/pom.xml b/rt/rs/http-sci/pom.xml
index 7441bf2..add67d0 100644
--- a/rt/rs/http-sci/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/http-sci/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/microprofile-client/pom.xml b/rt/rs/microprofile-client/pom.xml
index a42f7ad..3173f29 100644
--- a/rt/rs/microprofile-client/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/microprofile-client/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/pom.xml b/rt/rs/pom.xml
index ad29bca..f354da3 100644
--- a/rt/rs/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>client</module>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/cors/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/cors/pom.xml
index 855a8bc..3207113 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/cors/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/cors/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/http-signature/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/http-signature/pom.xml
index 4f1c96c..848faac 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/http-signature/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/http-signature/pom.xml
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
 
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose-jaxrs/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose-jaxrs/pom.xml
index 574cdab..0bb27b8 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose-jaxrs/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose-jaxrs/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose/pom.xml
index fbe355d..fca7bdb 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/jose/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/pom.xml
index f01875c..4a75225 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/jose-parent/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-security</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>jose</module>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth/pom.xml
index a3710f7..f72ece0 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-security-oauth-parent</artifactId>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2-saml/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2-saml/pom.xml
index 0a4f344..f8f3459 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2-saml/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2-saml/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-security-oauth-parent</artifactId>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2/pom.xml
index b783362..98ef41d 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/oauth2/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
   <parent>
     <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs-security-oauth-parent</artifactId>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
   </parent>
   <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/pom.xml
index 12b625c..015ac71 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/oauth-parent/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/pom.xml
index 52e6ffa..922e58c 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt-rs</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>xml</module>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/sso/oidc/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/sso/oidc/pom.xml
index 40833ba..cc20747 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/sso/oidc/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/sso/oidc/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
   <parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
     <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-    <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+    <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     <relativePath>../../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
   </parent>
   <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/sso/saml/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/sso/saml/pom.xml
index bc094a2..b932556 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/sso/saml/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/sso/saml/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/security/xml/pom.xml b/rt/rs/security/xml/pom.xml
index e8dbb67..e34f0a9 100644
--- a/rt/rs/security/xml/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/security/xml/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/rs/sse/pom.xml b/rt/rs/sse/pom.xml
index fa451ad..854d785 100644
--- a/rt/rs/sse/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/rs/sse/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/security-saml/pom.xml b/rt/security-saml/pom.xml
index 8b0e19e..67a14fa 100644
--- a/rt/security-saml/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/security-saml/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/security/pom.xml b/rt/security/pom.xml
index 0181a66..365e0f3 100644
--- a/rt/security/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/security/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/http-hc/pom.xml b/rt/transports/http-hc/pom.xml
index e7e7a39..60f22a7 100644
--- a/rt/transports/http-hc/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/http-hc/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/http-jetty/pom.xml b/rt/transports/http-jetty/pom.xml
index 461baa5..e0c9194 100644
--- a/rt/transports/http-jetty/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/http-jetty/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-client/pom.xml b/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-client/pom.xml
index 436315d..c9d98ee 100644
--- a/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-client/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-client/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-server/pom.xml b/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-server/pom.xml
index 39ee742..99f3867 100644
--- a/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-server/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/http-netty/netty-server/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/http-undertow/pom.xml b/rt/transports/http-undertow/pom.xml
index 43f5c08..8259641 100644
--- a/rt/transports/http-undertow/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/http-undertow/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/http/pom.xml b/rt/transports/http/pom.xml
index 24e79ee..b0b4d9b 100644
--- a/rt/transports/http/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/http/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/jms/pom.xml b/rt/transports/jms/pom.xml
index d10ef48..10b0bdc 100644
--- a/rt/transports/jms/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/jms/pom.xml
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/local/pom.xml b/rt/transports/local/pom.xml
index 5cfd00a..230d748 100644
--- a/rt/transports/local/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/local/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/pom.xml b/rt/transports/pom.xml
index fb122f3..89b6c26 100644
--- a/rt/transports/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>local</module>
diff --git a/rt/transports/udp/pom.xml b/rt/transports/udp/pom.xml
index 7121143..371d8be 100644
--- a/rt/transports/udp/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/udp/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/transports/websocket/pom.xml b/rt/transports/websocket/pom.xml
index 25b40c4..deaeebf 100644
--- a/rt/transports/websocket/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/transports/websocket/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/addr/pom.xml b/rt/ws/addr/pom.xml
index db0cd29..95509b2 100644
--- a/rt/ws/addr/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/addr/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/eventing/pom.xml b/rt/ws/eventing/pom.xml
index 44ae96d..1c669f2 100644
--- a/rt/ws/eventing/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/eventing/pom.xml
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/mex/pom.xml b/rt/ws/mex/pom.xml
index a88e74e..8d42dc2 100644
--- a/rt/ws/mex/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/mex/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/policy/pom.xml b/rt/ws/policy/pom.xml
index 5461514..73beb70 100644
--- a/rt/ws/policy/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/policy/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/pom.xml b/rt/ws/pom.xml
index 6bbc61e..06b8611 100644
--- a/rt/ws/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-rt</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>policy</module>
diff --git a/rt/ws/rm/pom.xml b/rt/ws/rm/pom.xml
index a37fb1f..716707d2 100644
--- a/rt/ws/rm/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/rm/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/security/pom.xml b/rt/ws/security/pom.xml
index 6d1c2e6..4d36ec2 100644
--- a/rt/ws/security/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/security/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/rt/ws/transfer/pom.xml b/rt/ws/transfer/pom.xml
index 89f859d..477462d 100644
--- a/rt/ws/transfer/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/ws/transfer/pom.xml
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@
   <parent>
       <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
       <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-      <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+      <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
       <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
   </parent>
 
diff --git a/rt/wsdl/pom.xml b/rt/wsdl/pom.xml
index cf9ce43..5d56a06 100644
--- a/rt/wsdl/pom.xml
+++ b/rt/wsdl/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/pom.xml b/services/pom.xml
index ab0c693..79854a6 100644
--- a/services/pom.xml
+++ b/services/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf</artifactId>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>sts</module>
diff --git a/services/sts/pom.xml b/services/sts/pom.xml
index 822808e..d0e585c 100644
--- a/services/sts/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-services</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <modules>
diff --git a/services/sts/sts-core/pom.xml b/services/sts/sts-core/pom.xml
index 2e90aa2..ba250cf 100644
--- a/services/sts/sts-core/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/sts-core/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/sts/systests/advanced/pom.xml b/services/sts/systests/advanced/pom.xml
index 25b6a4b..7e12515 100644
--- a/services/sts/systests/advanced/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/systests/advanced/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/services/sts/systests/basic/pom.xml b/services/sts/systests/basic/pom.xml
index 26135ee..910d923 100644
--- a/services/sts/systests/basic/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/systests/basic/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/services/sts/systests/pom.xml b/services/sts/systests/pom.xml
index ca98be5..5366829 100644
--- a/services/sts/systests/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/systests/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services.sts</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-services-sts</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modules>
         <module>basic</module>
diff --git a/services/sts/systests/sts-features/pom.xml b/services/sts/systests/sts-features/pom.xml
index 7e7830b..e243e70 100644
--- a/services/sts/systests/sts-features/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/systests/sts-features/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <build>
diff --git a/services/sts/systests/sts-itests/pom.xml b/services/sts/systests/sts-itests/pom.xml
index 59328b5..3438551 100644
--- a/services/sts/systests/sts-itests/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/systests/sts-itests/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/services/sts/systests/sts-osgi/pom.xml b/services/sts/systests/sts-osgi/pom.xml
index 311a182..fead027 100644
--- a/services/sts/systests/sts-osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/services/sts/systests/sts-osgi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     
diff --git a/services/ws-discovery/pom.xml b/services/ws-discovery/pom.xml
index a310daa..82ad155 100644
--- a/services/ws-discovery/pom.xml
+++ b/services/ws-discovery/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-services</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <modules>
diff --git a/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-api/pom.xml b/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-api/pom.xml
index 34fd65e..b658882 100644
--- a/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-api/pom.xml
+++ b/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-api/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-service/pom.xml b/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-service/pom.xml
index 82e3adb..c4609fc 100644
--- a/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-service/pom.xml
+++ b/services/ws-discovery/ws-discovery-service/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/wsn/pom.xml b/services/wsn/pom.xml
index 64b6247..d6e3650 100644
--- a/services/wsn/pom.xml
+++ b/services/wsn/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-services</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <modules>
diff --git a/services/wsn/wsn-api/pom.xml b/services/wsn/wsn-api/pom.xml
index 8bc401f..78be0ba 100644
--- a/services/wsn/wsn-api/pom.xml
+++ b/services/wsn/wsn-api/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/wsn/wsn-core/pom.xml b/services/wsn/wsn-core/pom.xml
index 4dcc8dd..92fb40b 100644
--- a/services/wsn/wsn-core/pom.xml
+++ b/services/wsn/wsn-core/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/wsn/wsn-osgi/pom.xml b/services/wsn/wsn-osgi/pom.xml
index a54aa78..b452b01 100644
--- a/services/wsn/wsn-osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/services/wsn/wsn-osgi/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/pom.xml b/services/xkms/pom.xml
index 223f74c..29d555e 100644
--- a/services/xkms/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/pom.xml
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-services</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <modules>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-client/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-client/pom.xml
index b9dcb75..bb534df 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-client/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-client/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-common/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-common/pom.xml
index af4d79a..ffb033e 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-common/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-common/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-features/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-features/pom.xml
index 5a97529..7b48acd 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-features/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-features/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-itests/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-itests/pom.xml
index 859fef5..441e9db 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-itests/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-itests/pom.xml
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-osgi/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-osgi/pom.xml
index a260737..f10659a 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-osgi/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-osgi/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-service/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-service/pom.xml
index 6324714..d6cac40 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-service/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-service/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-war/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-war/pom.xml
index 61a3552..9245d66 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-war/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-war/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <dependencies>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-x509-handlers/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-x509-handlers/pom.xml
index 66ab4b4..f442720 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-x509-handlers/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-x509-handlers/pom.xml
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <properties>
diff --git a/services/xkms/xkms-x509-repo-ldap/pom.xml b/services/xkms/xkms-x509-repo-ldap/pom.xml
index a1a857b..2e5b00d 100644
--- a/services/xkms/xkms-x509-repo-ldap/pom.xml
+++ b/services/xkms/xkms-x509-repo-ldap/pom.xml
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-parent</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../../../parent/pom.xml</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <groupId>org.apache.cxf.services.xkms</groupId>
diff --git a/systests/cdi/base/pom.xml b/systests/cdi/base/pom.xml
index 0029538..fc49b8d 100644
--- a/systests/cdi/base/pom.xml
+++ b/systests/cdi/base/pom.xml
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
     <parent>
         <artifactId>cxf-systests-cdi</artifactId>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.systests</groupId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
     </parent>
     <modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion>
 
diff --git a/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-multiple-apps-owb/pom.xml b/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-multiple-apps-owb/pom.xml
index 1b287d5..c5108fd 100644
--- a/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-multiple-apps-owb/pom.xml
+++ b/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-multiple-apps-owb/pom.xml
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
     <parent>
         <groupId>org.apache.cxf.systests</groupId>
         <artifactId>cxf-systests-cdi-owb</artifactId>
-        <version>3.3.4-SNAPSHOT</version>
+        <version>3.4.0-SNAPSHOT</version>
         <relativePath>../</relativePath>
     </parent>
     <modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion>
diff --git a/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-no-apps-owb/pom.xml b/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-no-apps-owb/pom.xml
index 53e9013..803c346 100644
--- a/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-no-apps-owb/pom.xml
+++ b/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/cdi-no-apps-owb/pom.xml
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index 37a71b4..1ea668d 100644
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diff --git a/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/pom.xml b/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/pom.xml
index cf0b533..6074890 100644
--- a/systests/cdi/cdi-owb/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/cdi/cdi-weld/cdi-multiple-apps-weld/pom.xml b/systests/cdi/cdi-weld/cdi-multiple-apps-weld/pom.xml
index 62825ba..52bd741 100644
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index fdecf17..7c9dae6 100644
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index 2ea42da..8fcea5c 100644
--- a/systests/cdi/cdi-weld/cdi-producers-weld/pom.xml
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index 99853be..87ed68d 100644
--- a/systests/cdi/cdi-weld/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/cdi/pom.xml b/systests/cdi/pom.xml
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--- a/systests/cdi/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/container-integration/grizzly/pom.xml b/systests/container-integration/grizzly/pom.xml
index ac60fc5..e001178 100644
--- a/systests/container-integration/grizzly/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/container-integration/pom.xml b/systests/container-integration/pom.xml
index 5c3281a..435ab5a 100644
--- a/systests/container-integration/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/container-integration/webapp/pom.xml b/systests/container-integration/webapp/pom.xml
index b77cee7..a02e63b 100644
--- a/systests/container-integration/webapp/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/databinding/pom.xml b/systests/databinding/pom.xml
index 1f8e103..c28b113 100644
--- a/systests/databinding/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/jaxrs/pom.xml b/systests/jaxrs/pom.xml
index 00a5eee..209bb80 100644
--- a/systests/jaxrs/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/jaxws/pom.xml b/systests/jaxws/pom.xml
index fe2aa0f..d440699 100644
--- a/systests/jaxws/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/kerberos/pom.xml b/systests/kerberos/pom.xml
index d371ffe..cd349a1 100644
--- a/systests/kerberos/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/ldap/pom.xml b/systests/ldap/pom.xml
index 59b8729..34d90a5 100644
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diff --git a/systests/microprofile/client/async/pom.xml b/systests/microprofile/client/async/pom.xml
index cab3fb9..307826a 100644
--- a/systests/microprofile/client/async/pom.xml
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index 66a9694..5cb975a 100644
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diff --git a/systests/microprofile/client/tracing/pom.xml b/systests/microprofile/client/tracing/pom.xml
index f5d641a..ab6584e 100644
--- a/systests/microprofile/client/tracing/pom.xml
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index b6379fb..c4813c7 100644
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diff --git a/systests/microprofile/pom.xml b/systests/microprofile/pom.xml
index 4285d67..93c03dd 100644
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diff --git a/systests/pom.xml b/systests/pom.xml
index 94f99a9..3524a90 100644
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diff --git a/systests/rs-http-sci/pom.xml b/systests/rs-http-sci/pom.xml
index 2c79bd2..7c219b4 100644
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diff --git a/systests/rs-security/pom.xml b/systests/rs-security/pom.xml
index e848f81..8bb870f 100644
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diff --git a/systests/rs-sse/pom.xml b/systests/rs-sse/pom.xml
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index 27bb2ba..1644c1a 100644
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index 3897b8c..7af5810 100644
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diff --git a/systests/transport-jms/pom.xml b/systests/transport-jms/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/transport-undertow/pom.xml b/systests/transport-undertow/pom.xml
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index cecc408..ee39589 100644
--- a/systests/transports-ssl3/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/transports/pom.xml b/systests/transports/pom.xml
index 8b57dd3..44e1f7b 100644
--- a/systests/transports/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/uncategorized/pom.xml b/systests/uncategorized/pom.xml
index 7981f44..2dd8094 100644
--- a/systests/uncategorized/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/ws-rm/pom.xml b/systests/ws-rm/pom.xml
index 8503c61..e838488 100644
--- a/systests/ws-rm/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/ws-security-examples/pom.xml b/systests/ws-security-examples/pom.xml
index c31e2b8..d09eff1 100644
--- a/systests/ws-security-examples/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/ws-security/pom.xml b/systests/ws-security/pom.xml
index 107a28f..ddf68a9 100644
--- a/systests/ws-security/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/ws-specs/pom.xml b/systests/ws-specs/pom.xml
index 4458f8e..362f669 100644
--- a/systests/ws-specs/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/ws-transfer/pom.xml b/systests/ws-transfer/pom.xml
index 2de7f5b..89a94d4 100644
--- a/systests/ws-transfer/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/wsdl_maven/codegen/pom.xml b/systests/wsdl_maven/codegen/pom.xml
index 541f1be..2da9884 100644
--- a/systests/wsdl_maven/codegen/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/wsdl_maven/java2ws/pom.xml b/systests/wsdl_maven/java2ws/pom.xml
index e4e5dfb..a79b4ec 100644
--- a/systests/wsdl_maven/java2ws/pom.xml
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diff --git a/systests/wsdl_maven/pom.xml b/systests/wsdl_maven/pom.xml
index 7743adc..3d4fb9f 100644
--- a/systests/wsdl_maven/pom.xml
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diff --git a/testutils/pom.xml b/testutils/pom.xml
index aec33d8..7415ea0 100644
--- a/testutils/pom.xml
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index c68d28b..c4b2db1 100644
--- a/tools/common/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/corba/pom.xml b/tools/corba/pom.xml
index 3b5598e..1eee83a 100644
--- a/tools/corba/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/javato/pom.xml b/tools/javato/pom.xml
index f7ca27c..0a3ebdb 100644
--- a/tools/javato/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/javato/ws/pom.xml b/tools/javato/ws/pom.xml
index 0fde1e5..3988cb3 100644
--- a/tools/javato/ws/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/pom.xml b/tools/pom.xml
index 970a0cf..0ded35c 100644
--- a/tools/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/validator/pom.xml b/tools/validator/pom.xml
index 2c0835d..316fc7e 100644
--- a/tools/validator/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/wadlto/jaxrs/pom.xml b/tools/wadlto/jaxrs/pom.xml
index 6121045..f0c6f3f 100644
--- a/tools/wadlto/jaxrs/pom.xml
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index 35686b5..262e403 100644
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diff --git a/tools/wsdlto/core/pom.xml b/tools/wsdlto/core/pom.xml
index 1a5306f..7467197 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/core/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/wsdlto/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml b/tools/wsdlto/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml
index e74402a..3f04f7d 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/databinding/jaxb/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/wsdlto/frontend/javascript/pom.xml b/tools/wsdlto/frontend/javascript/pom.xml
index 9af3203..e58aae7 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/frontend/javascript/pom.xml
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index c8d6c4d..9df2241 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/frontend/jaxws/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/wsdlto/misc/pom.xml b/tools/wsdlto/misc/pom.xml
index 816a980..12ca327 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/misc/pom.xml
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index b9cfddb..497792a 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/pom.xml
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diff --git a/tools/wsdlto/test/pom.xml b/tools/wsdlto/test/pom.xml
index f2d28e1..25f001f 100644
--- a/tools/wsdlto/test/pom.xml
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