I think we are going to move to a newer version of H2 soon, may be in a couple of months. But it does not make sense to expect that we will be on the same version of H2 as Spring Boot, so I think this POM tweak will be needed anyways.
Looks like this was not forward to the user list. It is now.
> Ignite seems to depend on an older version of the H2 Database Library that
> conflicts with the default version shipped with Spring Boot.
> Right now I have to put this in my top pom.xml to get Ignite to work..
> Are there any plans to move to a newer version of H2?