Release Notes for XWiki 8.4.5

Version 7.1 by Vincent Massol on 2017/04/24

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 mostly a bug fix release with a few improvements included that were needed to fix bugs.

New and Noteworthy (since XWiki 8.4.4)

Full list of issues fixed and Dashboard for 8.4.5.

Tested Browsers & Databases

The QA Tests are executed after the release has been done. Thus, they are being prepared now and will be published soon.

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 breakage since XWiki 8.4.4!


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

Alexandru Cotiugă
Ecaterina Moraru (Valica)
Guillaume Delhumeau
Marius Dumitru Florea
Thomas Mortagne
Vincent Massol

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