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1 1 Release Notes for XWiki Enterprise 1.8.3
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3 This is a bug fix and enhancement release mainly around new WYSIWYG and new Rendering modules.
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7 1.1 Changes since XWiki Enterprise 1.8.2
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9 1.1.1 New WYSIWYG and Syntax bug fixes and improvements
10 * XWIKI-3712 - Create an improved Image & Attachment Insertion UI
11 * XWIKI-3676 - Edit link does not set the edited page correctly when the reference is relative
12 * XWIKI-3645 - Scrolling behavior
13 * XWIKI-3616 - When a new page being created hasn't been saved yet, it doesn't show up in the treeview thus no attachment can be added
14 * XWIKI-3573 - Title style removed after hitting return then backspace at the beginning of a line
15 * XWIKI-3519 - Remove "inline" and rename "paragraph" into "plain text" in WYSIWYG options
16 * XWIKI-3431 - Implement the new UI for the Image dialogs
17 * XWIKI-3430 - Provide tabs allowing to switch between WYSIWYG and WIKI when editing a page (instead of entries in the right menu)
18 * XWIKI-3345 - The caret is not scrolled into view after pressing return at the end of the text area
19 * XWIKI-3341 - Typing after standalone links in internet explorer breaks the document
20 * XWIKI-3296 - Font family are not set correctly when editing a document with it set
21 * XWIKI-3290 - "Insert Column After" button doesn't work when in last column in IE6
22 * XWIKI-3251 - Single enter key should go out of headings into a paragraph
23 * XWIKI-3063 - Support cleaning parameters in HTMLCleaner interface
24 * XWIKI-3767 - HTML cleaner shouldn't compact empty XML elements
25 * XWIKI-3764 - Modify behavior of HTML macro when it's set to contain wiki syntax
26 * XWIKI-3754 - XWikiDocument.getLinkedPages loose multiwiki information
27 * XWIKI-3745 - getLinkedPages in rendering 2.0 treats internal anchor links as links to the WebHome of the space
28 * XWIKI-3739 - Inline edit doesn't work for syntax 2.0
29 * XWIKI-3736 - Anchor links are not rendered correctly
30 * XWIKI-3729 - XHTML parser does not handle white spaces correctly for unknown elements
31 * XWIKI-3720 - Upgrade to Jython 2.5 Beta 4
32 * XWIKI-3716 - Parameters for groups are not supported when defined on a separate line
33 * XWIKI-3713 - Add getCurrentDocumentName to DocumentAccessBridge
34 * XWIKI-3675 - Allow entering invalid XHTML using the HTML macro
35 * XWIKI-3668 - Problem when there is a {{velocity}} marker in a title : double line under the title
36 * XWIKI-3418 - New rendering link to page that does not exist does not set the parent in edit link
37 * XWIKI-3417 - Attributes of <div> elements are dropped
38 * XWIKI-3082 - Macro block is not inline when it's the first element of the line
39 * XWIKI-2891 - Support automatic inline editing with new rendering
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41 1.1.1 1.0 to 2.0 syntax converter bug fixes and improvements
42 * XWIKI-3768 - Converter should makes sure velocity or html macro does not start in a block and ends in another
43 * XWIKI-3765 - Modify 1.0->2.0 converter based on new HTML macro behavior
44 * XWIKI-3742 - Converter does not support comma as velocity macro parameters separator
45 * XWIKI-3740 - Converter should print some log on error
46 * XWIKI-3738 - Conversion fails when table with escape-backslash and code macro are together
47 * XWIKI-3727 - Conversion does not honor empty cells in table
48 * XWIKI-3700 - Link syntax not escaped during syntax conversion
49 * XWIKI-3662 - Translate <div param="value">content</div> into (% params="value" %)(((content)))
50 * XWIKI-3661 - Translate <span param="value">content</span> into (% params="value" %)content(%%)
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52 1.1.1 PDF export bug fixes and improvements
53 1.9M2 adds a few important features and addresses several issues related to the PDF export feature:
54 - PDFs now contain a ~~cover page~~ and a ~~table of contents~~ page.
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57 - Changed the default font to FreeSerif, as it looks better on paper.
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59 - Scaled images preserve the custom dimensions in PDFs also, with the exception that the aspect ratio is always preserved to be the same as the original image, and:
60 - Images are prevented from overflowing the paper, by being automatically scaled down to the maximum available space.
61 - The export works when running the container as a user with no home directory, since now the cache is correctly created in the temporary directory.
62 - A few style changes.
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64 1.1.1 Office Importer bug fixes and improvements
65 * XWIKI-3721 - Starting an already started openoffice server should be prohibited
66 * XWIKI-3711 - Upgrade officeimporter to use jodconverter-3.0-beta-2
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68 1.1.1 Other bug fixes and improvements
69 * XWIKI-3771 - Create a CompactDocumentNameSerializer
70 * XWIKI-3724 - Some translation keys for officeimporter application are missing in 1.8.x XE versions
71 * XWIKI-3702 - Upgrade groovy to 1.6.2
72 * XWIKI-3718 - Update french translations
73 * XWIKI-3757 - tables with blank headers produce "table: null" error
74 * XWIKI-3746 - Some pages are not displayed in XWikiExplorer
75 * XWIKI-3730 - "Always authenticate on ..." parameters don't work in languages other than english (RMUI)
76 * XAADMINISTRATION-38 - Adding a user/group to a group results in XWiki.Admin being displayed
77 * XSKINX-24 - Extension XClasses are not created anymore in virtual wikis
78 * XSKINX-25 - Allow file skin extension to be parameterized
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80 1.1 Known issues
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82 * [Bugs we know about>http://jira.xwiki.org/jira/secure/IssueNavigator.jspa?reset=true&&type=1&pid=10010&resolution=-1&sorter/field=updated&sorter/order=DESC]
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84 1.1 Migration notes
85 1.1.1 General Migration notes
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87 The database structure hasn't been changed since XWiki Enterprise 1.5 so you shouldn't have to touch your Database to upgrade. Thus you can simply install this version and configure it to point to your existing database.
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89 You may also want to [import the default wiki XAR>Main.Download] in order to benefit from improvements listed above.

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