XWiki Roadmap Archives for the 5.x Release Cycle

Version 3.1 by Vincent Massol on 2013/10/09

This page contains the roadmap for past releases that were part of the 5.x Release Cycle. Latest roadmaps can be found on the XWiki Enterprise Roadmap page.

XWiki 5.x Cycle

TODO

Copy from the roadmap page when the 5.x cycle is over

XWiki Enterprise 5.2

  • SOLR Search improvements/tuning + search suggest in SOLR - Thomas + Marius
  • Have Workspace by default in XE + improved home page - Caty + Guillaume Delhumeau
  • Scalable import/export based on wiki stream - Thomas
  • Improvements on EM (introduce "always" switch in the EM conflict UI, When uninstalling a XAR extension a question should be asked for various conflict use cases, various bugs, etc) - Thomas + Marius
  • Security issues - Thomas Delafosse
  • Add UI extension point in key places - Need someone!

    TODO

    Add jiras

Here are also some JIRA issues that were raised as important (in this order of importance):

Last, here's a list of interesting investigations to do (for future implementation):

  • Activity Stream UI + Notifications Investigations - Caty + GuillaumeD
  • Easier automatic field validation (including UI for advanced user). Ajax or Not - Marius (if enough time)

Proposed dates

  • 5.2M1: 12 Aug 13 Aug
  • 5.2M2: 9 Sep 13 Sep
  • 5.2RC1: 23 Sep 27 Sep
  • 5.2Final: 30 Sep 7 Oct

XWiki Enterprise 5.1

  • Security fixes and review/apply the feature-authorization-context branch - Thomas Delafosse and Andreas
  • First usable version of SOLR implementation - Thomas Mortagne for the back end, Caty for the UI design, Marius for the UI implementation and Sorin/Manuel for ensuring the quality of the new SOLR is at least as good as our current Lucene search so that we could switch to the SOLR version ASAP (would be great to be able to do that at the end of 5.1)
  • By order of priority and time permitting:
    • Horizontal menu - Marius
    • Home Page Improvements - Marius + Caty
    • AWM: Add the ability to publish an application as an extension - Marius
    • Some specific JIRAs:

Proposed dates

  • 5.1M1: 27 May 2013 31 May 2013
  • 5.1M2: 10 June 2013 14 June 2013
  • 5.1RC1: 24 June 2013 27 June 2013
  • 5.1 final: 1st of July 9 July 2013

XWiki Enterprise 5.0

Targeted features/Improvements/Bugs

  • Continue SOLR implementation
  • EM upgrade of subwikis in farm mode + flavor concept (add Flavor type in EM/Repository)  + leftover from 4.x for EM/DW:
  • AppWithinMinutes work, ordered by priority:
  • Scalable import/export
  • Home page improvements (XE) and usability improvements in general

    TODO

    JV to list jira issues and assign himselves to them + set fix for on them

  • Horizontal Menu management (add, remove pages)

    TODO

    JV to list jira issues and assign himselves to them + set fix for on them

  • virtual=1 by default
  • WYSIWYG Editor
  • Various important bugs to fix (ordered by priority - top is first priority):

Investigations

  • XEM Homepage / Portal - Caty
  • Knowledge base Flavor - Caty/Ludovic
  • New Activity Stream Investigation Part 1 - JV (he's agreed to become our AS champion emoticon_smile)
  • General Flavours Investigation - Caty

Proposed dates

  • 5.0M1: 4 March 2013 6 March 2013
  • 5.0M2: 25 March 2013 3 April 2013
  • 5.0RC1: 8 April 2013 15 April 2013 21 April 2013
  • 5.0Final: 15 April 2013 22 April 2013 26 April 2013
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Created by Vincent Massol on 2013/05/06
   

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