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5 This is the release notes for [[XWiki Commons>>http://commons.xwiki.org]], [[XWiki Rendering>>http://rendering.xwiki.org]] and [[XWiki Platform>>http://platform.xwiki.org]]. They share the same release notes as they are released together and have the same version.
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 12.7 7 In this version we have added a new tab in the user profile that displays the groups a user is part of. We've added auto-suggest for pages in several places and improved the startup speed on Tomcat. We've also replaced our CAPTCHA implementation with a new one and it's now very easy to change and preview, from Administration, the CAPTCHA type that it will be used in your wiki.
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Vincent Massol 14.1 9 {{error}}
10 The following blocker issues were found after the release (fixed in XWiki 10.8 final):
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12 * [[XWiki won't start anymore on Oracle>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15623]]
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Vincent Massol 3.1 15 = New and Noteworthy (since XWiki 10.7) =
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 7.1 17 [[Full list of issues fixed and Dashboard for 10.8>>https://jira.xwiki.org/secure/Dashboard.jspa?selectPageId=14322]].
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Vincent Massol 12.8 19 {{comment}}
Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 9.1 20 == Bug Fixes ==
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 9.2 22 Here's the full list of bugs fixed in this version:
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25 {{jira style="list" url="https://jira.xwiki.org" fields="type, status, key, summary" source="jql"}}
26 category = 10000 AND fixVersion in ("10.8-rc-1", 10.8) AND resolution in (Fixed) and component not in ("Development Issues only") and type = Bug
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 9.1 30
Vincent Massol 1.1 31 {{releasenotechanges/}}
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33 === Moved Modules ===
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Eduard Moraru 5.4 35 * Retired the old [[Captcha Module>>extensions:Extension.Captcha Module]] and replaced by the new [[CAPTCHA Application>>extensions:Extension.CAPTCHA Application]]
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37 === Upgrades ===
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39 The following runtime dependencies have been upgraded (they have a different release cycle than [[XWiki Commons>>http://commons.xwiki.org]], [[XWiki Rendering>>http://rendering.xwiki.org]] and [[XWiki Platform>>http://platform.xwiki.org]]):
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Vincent Massol 2.1 41 * [[CSS4J 0.41.2>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15530]]
Thomas Mortagne 5.1 42 * [[Quartz Scheduler 2.3.0>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15529]]
43 * [[JNR POSIX 3.0.46>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15521]]
44 * [[JGroups 4.0.13>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15519]]
45 * [[Apache PDFBox 2.0.11>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15518]]
46 * [[JNA 4.5.2>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-15517]]
47 * [[JAXB implementation 2.3.0.1>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1483]]
48 * [[Dom4j 2.1.1>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1482]]
49 * [[Apache Xerces 2.12.0>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1478]]
50 * [[ASM 6.2.1>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1476]]
51 * [[Groovy 2.5.2>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1474]]
52 * [[Bouncy Castle 1.60>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1473]]
53 * [[httpcore 4.4.10>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1471]]
54 * [[httpclient 4.5.6>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1470]]
55 * [[httpasyncclient 4.1.4>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1469]]
56 * [[commons-lang3 3.8>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1467]]
57 * [[commons-dbcp2 2.5.0>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1466]]
58 * [[Commons Configuration 2.3>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1465]]
59 * [[commons-compress 1.18>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1464]]
60 * [[commons-collections 4.2>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1463]]
61 * [[cssparser 0.9.26>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1462]]
62 * [[Guice 4.2.0>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1364]]
63 * [[Maven 3.5.4>>https://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1298]]
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65 = Translations =
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67 The following translations have been updated:
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 5.5 69 {{language codes="fr, lv, pl, zh, nl"/}}
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71 = Tested Browsers & Databases =
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Ilie Andriuta 13.1 73 {{include reference="TestReports.ManualTestReportSummaryXWiki108RC1.WebHome"/}}
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75 {{comment}}
76 TODO: uncomment and update with proper links when the report is ready.
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78 = Performances tests compared to <last super stable version> =
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80 <a summary of the comparison with latest super stable version>
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82 More details on <link to the test report>.
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85 = Known issues =
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87 * [[Bugs we know about>>https://jira.xwiki.org/issues/?jql=category%20%3D%2010000%20AND%20issuetype%20%3D%20Bug%20AND%20resolution%20%3D%20Unresolved%20ORDER%20BY%20updated%20DESC]]
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89 = Backward Compatibility and Migration Notes =
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91 == General Notes ==
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93 When upgrading make sure you compare your ##xwiki.cfg##, ##xwiki.properties## and ##web.xml## files with the newest version since some configuration parameters may have been modified or added. Note that you should add ##xwiki.store.migration=1## so that XWiki will attempt to automatically migrate your current database to the new schema. Make sure you backup your Database before doing anything.
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Vincent Massol 3.1 95 == Issues specific to XWiki 10.8 RC 1 ==
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Vincent Massol 3.1 97 * A migration to the new store is necessary for existing filter preferences. It is done automatically when you first start XWiki after upgrading, but it may take time.
Vincent Massol 4.1 98 * XWiki has been configured to increase startup speed by avoiding JAR scanning, especially on Tomcat. The following was done, which you can modify if you need JAR scanning for some reason (not used by XWiki Standard by default):
99 ** Addition of ##metadata-complete="true"## and ##<absolute-ordering />## in XWiki's ##web.xml##
100 ** Addition of a ##META-INF/context.xml## Tomcat-specific deployment file in XWiki's WAR to prevent Tomcat from doing JAR scanning completely and to avoid scanning for JSP and WebSocket.
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102 == API Breakages ==
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 7.2 104 The following APIs were modified since XWiki 10.7:
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 7.3 106 {{backwardCompatiblityReport version="10.8-rc-1"/}}
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108 = Credits =
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110 The following people have contributed code to this release (sorted alphabetically):
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Ecaterina Moraru (Valica) 10.1 112 Adel Atallah
113 Alex Cotiugă
114 Constantin Listar
115 Dominik Roszkowski
116 Ecaterina Moraru (Valica)
117 Eduard Moraru
118 Guillaume Delhumeau
119 Ilie Andriuta
120 Marius Dumitru Florea
121 Oana-Lavinia Florean
122 Roman Ivanov
123 Simon Urli
124 slauriere
125 Thomas Mortagne
126 Valdis Vitolins
127 Vincent Massol
128 xrichard
129 吴国凯

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