Nuxeo Automation Client is deprecated since Nuxeo LTS 2016.
To be removed, or to be moved to its own repository?
Take care of associated tests in nuxeo-automation-test and related documentation https://doc.nuxeo.com/nxdoc/java-automation-client/
nuxeo-automation-client is still used by the following code, which must first be migrated to nuxeo-java-client:
nuxeo-shell also uses it, but as it is deprecated as well we should just embed nuxeo-automation-client in its sources.