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5 This is the last major release of the 3.x [[development cycle>>dev:Community.DevelopmentPractices#HReleaseCyclesandReleaseStrategy]] (there will still be bugfix releases on the 3.5.x branch, if needed). The next release is going to be 4.0.
6
7 This is a stabilization release, with no major new features to highlight.
8
9 = New and Noteworthy (since XWiki Enterprise 3.4 version) =
10
11 == Extension Manager improvements ==
12
13 * [[XWIKI-7249>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7249]] When an extension is already installed do not show a clickable "Install" button
14 * [[XWIKI-7367>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7367]] Add clustering support for extensions
15 * [[XWIKI-7426>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7426]] Search should be case insensitive on XWiki Repository
16 * [[XWIKI-7429>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7429]] Clicking "Install" after "Show details" brings the user out of the Administration interface
17 * [[XWIKI-7430>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7430]] Extension manager should provide a custom user agent when connection to repositories
18 * [[XWIKI-7452>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7452]] Can't resolve an extension with id containing UTF-8 char in XWiki Repository
19 * [[XWIKI-7453>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7453]] Can't find an extension on XWiki Repository when searching with a pattern containing an UTF-8 character
20 * [[XWIKI-7455>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7455]] Provide UI to import and synchronize an external extension in the repository
21 * [[XWIKI-7458>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7458]] Getting "Unknown macro: warn" instead of the actual warning when installing/uninstalling an extension
22 * [[XWIKI-7477>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7477]] XWiki Repository REST services should provide a content-disposition with the file name
23 * [[XWIKI-7492>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7492]] Separate local extensions by folders
24 * [[XWIKI-7544>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7544]] Add support for standard proxy settings in Extension Manager
25 * [[XWIKI-7549>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7549]] Install state of an extension located in a sub-folder of the local repository is lost after restart
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27 See the full list of [[Extension Manager issues>>http://jira.xwiki.org/sr/jira.issueviews:searchrequest-printable/temp/SearchRequest.html?jqlQuery=project+%3D+XWIKI+AND+resolution+%3D+Fixed+AND+fixVersion+in+%2812862%2C+12857%29+AND+component+%3D+%22Extension+Manager%22+AND+status+%3D+Closed+ORDER+BY+priority+DESC&tempMax=1000]] that have been fixed in this release.
28
29 == Documents macro ==
30
31 A new macro that can be used to display documents in a live table. Read more about it on [[extensions wiki>>extensions:Extension.Documents Macro]].
32
33 = Bug fixes and improvements =
34
35 * [[XE-1096>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XE-1096]] The attachment selector should also work with the ##/edit/## action in 'Inline form' edit mode
36 * [[XE-1105>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XE-1105]] Default class sheet doesn't display correctly the class title
37 * [[XWIKI-6305>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-6305]] Keep the current user in the administration application when editing user details
38 * [[XWIKI-7411>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7411]] Cannot import a XAR containing ##%3A## in its file name
39 * [[XWIKI-7462>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7462]] Improve the Profile breadcrumb to be more user friendly
40 * [[XWIKI-7484>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7484]] Write a log line in the console instructing the user to open XWiki in a browser
41 * [[XWIKI-7558>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7558]] Creating a space using Space Dashboard Template will result in a page with blank creator/author
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43 {{todo}}[[XWIKI-7520>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7520]] Activity Stream performance regression{{/todo}}
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45 See the full list of [[JIRA issues>>http://jira.xwiki.org/sr/jira.issueviews:searchrequest-printable/temp/SearchRequest.html?jqlQuery=project+in+%28XCOMMONS%2C+XRENDERING%2C+XWIKI%2C+XE%2C+XEM%29+and+status+%3D+Closed+and+resolution+%3D+Fixed+and+fixVersion+in+%28%223.5-milestone-1%22%2C+%223.5%22%29&tempMax=1000]] fixed in this release.
46
47 = For Developers =
48
49 * [[XCOMMONS-94>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-94]] Set the minimum required Maven version (3.0) to build XWiki in the POM
50 * [[XWIKI-7476>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7476]] Sheets need to be able to display the title of the document they are applied to
51 * [[XWIKI-7502>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7502]] Replace notion of Container's ApplicationContext with the notion of Environment
52 * [[XWIKI-7504>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7504]] Files within WEB-INF directory readable by using Velocity
53 * [[XWIKI-7526>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-7526]] Enable Infinispan JMX mbeans by default for runtime monitoring of XWiki caches
54 * [[XE-1108>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XE-1108]] Provide tomcat5 and tomcat7 based Debian packages
55
56 == Upgrades ==
57
58 The following dependencies have been upgraded:
59
60 * Groovy 1.8.6
61 * JFreeChart 1.0.14
62 * JUnit 4.9
63 * Maven Archetype plugin 2.2
64 * Maven Assembly plugin 2.3
65 * Maven Checkstyle plugin 2.9
66 * Maven Dependency plugin 2.4
67 * Maven Exec plugin 1.2.1
68 * Maven Findbugs plugin 2.4.0
69 * Maven JAR plugin 2.4
70 * Maven Javadoc plugin 2.8.1
71 * Maven Plugin plugin 2.9
72 * Maven Release plugin 2.2.2
73 * Maven Site plugin 3.0
74 * Maven SSH Wagon 2.2
75 * Maven Surefire plugin 2.12
76 * Maven War plugin 2.2
77 * OSCache 2.4.1
78
79 == Translations ==
80
81 The following translations have been updated:
82
83 {{language codes="fr, it, ko, lv, sv"/}}
84
85 = Tested Browsers =
86
87 Here's the list of browsers tested with this version (i.e. browsers that we've tested as working - Check the list of [[supported browsers>>dev:Community.BrowserSupportStrategy]]):
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89 {{browser name="firefox" version="9.0.1"/}}
90
91 {{browser name="chrome" version="16"/}}
92
93 = Known issues =
94
95 * [[Bugs we know about>>http://jira.xwiki.org/secure/IssueNavigator.jspa?reset=true&jqlQuery=category+%3D+%22Top+Level+Projects%22+AND+issuetype+%3D+Bug+AND+resolution+%3D+Unresolved+ORDER+BY+updated+DESC]]
96
97 = Test Report =
98
99 You can check the [[manual test report>>TestReports.ManualTestReportXE35]] to learn about what was tested and the results on various browsers.
100
101 = Backward Compatibility and Migration Notes =
102
103 == General Notes ==
104
105 {{warning}}
106 If you're running in a multiwiki setup you'll also need to define the property //xwiki.store.migration.databases=all// to your //xwiki.cfg// file or explicitly name all databases to be migrated as in //xwiki.store.migration.databases=db1,db2,...//.
107 {{/warning}}
108
109 You may also want to [[import the default wiki XAR>>Main.Download]] in order to benefit from all the improvements listed above.
110
111 {{warning}}
112 Always make sure you compare your ##xwiki.cfg## and ##xwiki.properties## files with the newest version since some configuration parameters were 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.
113 {{/warning}}
114
115 == Issues specific to XWiki Enterprise 3.5 ==
116
117 The default configuration property for the permanent directory was renamed from ##container.persistentDirectory## to ##environment.permanentDirectory## in ##xwiki.properties##.
118
119 {{todo}}Disabled support for named event parameters in Activity Stream to improve performance.{{/todo}}
120
121 == API Breakages ==
122
123 The following APIs were modified since version 3.4:
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125 {{code language="none"}}
126 org.xwiki.container.ContainerFactory: Class org.xwiki.container.ContainerFactory removed
127 com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.zipexplorer.ZipExplorerPlugin: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.zipexplorer.ZipExplorerPlugin removed
128 com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.zipexplorer.ZipExplorerPluginAPI: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.zipexplorer.ZipExplorerPluginAPI removed
129 {{/code}}

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