Release Notes for XWiki 9.8.1

Last modified by Guillaume Delhumeau on 2017/10/05

This is the release notes for XWiki Commons, XWiki Rendering, XWiki Platform and XWiki Enterprise. They share the same release notes as they are released together and have the same version.

This is a bug fix release that bring corrections for important issues we have discovered since 9.8 has been released.

New and Noteworthy (since XWiki 9.8)

Full list of issues fixed and Dashboard for 9.8.1.

All Changes

  • Bug Closed XWIKI-14749 Migration to 9.8 fails related to notification config migration
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-14747 Values of the database list fields of applications edited with AWM are not updated when the original element is updated
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-14715 Clear All notifications doesn't work anymore
  • Bug Closed XCOMMONS-1274 Extension author parsing is very slow in some setups

Known issues

Backward Compatibility and Migration Notes

General Notes

When upgrading make sure you compare your xwiki.cfg, and web.xml files with the newest version since some configuration parameters may have been modified or added. Note that you should add so that XWiki will attempt to automatically migrate your current database to the new schema. Make sure you backup your Database before doing anything.

API Breakages

No API breakages since XWiki 9.8.


The following people have contributed code to this release (sorted alphabetically):

  • Eduard Moraru
  • Guillaume Delhumeau
  • Marius Dumitru Florea
  • Thomas Mortagne
Created by Guillaume Delhumeau on 2017/10/04

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