Release Notes for XWiki 10.11.3

Last modified by Ilie Andriuta on 2019/02/25

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

This is a bugfix release that covers important issues that we have discovered since 10.11.2 has been released.

New and Noteworthy (since XWiki 10.11.2)

Full list of issues fixed and Dashboard for 10.11.3.

All Changes

  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16155 XWikiContext instances coming from the XWikiContext provider share the same XWikiURLFactory instance
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16141 In some conditions, notifications can load forever
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16133 Cannot create pages from importing PPT Office Presentation files
  • Task Closed XWIKI-16132 Upgrade to CKEditor Integration 1.31
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16128 Translation Macro fails to retrieve macro descriptor
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16126 Binary patched class files added to the "classes" folder end up in /etc
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16124 Applications panel contains absolute URLs in path based mode
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16118 Search facets confuse page name with page title
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16115 Translation keys for solr facet is broken on backend
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16112 Setting checkRight to false in refactoring jobs is not enough to disable right check anymore
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16109 Some gadgets are not properly aligned in a Dashboard page
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16089 Extra spaces in HTML attributes for panels
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16080 Possible nullpointer when loading for the first time an async and cached panel listed several times in the panels configuration
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-16077 Impossible to migrate deleted fs attachments from <9.10 when moving the permanent dir
  • Bug Closed XWIKI-15760 XWiki upgrade leads to notifications appearing
  • Bug Closed XRENDERING-557 NullPointerException when trying to replace a child without siblings
  • Bug Closed XCOMMONS-1560 HTMLCleaner doesn't recognize some HTML named entity

In addition a security bug related to the REST subsystem has been fixed. We highly encourage you to upgrade to this version, especially if you're using XWiki in a public setup.

Tested Browsers & Databases

Here is the list of browsers we support and how they have been tested for this release:

 BrowserTests performed and results
Chrome30.pngGoogle Chrome 72Jira Tickets Marked as Fixed in the Release Notes
Firefox30.pngMozilla Firefox 65Not Tested
Edge30.pngMicrosoft Edge 18Not Tested
IE30.pngInternet Explorer 11Not Tested
Safari30.pngSafari 12Not Tested

Here is the list of databases we support and how they have been tested for this release:

 DatabaseTests performed and results
hypersql.pngHyperSQL 2.4.1Not Tested
mysql.pngMySQL 5.7Jira Tickets Marked as Fixed in the Release Notes
oracle.pngOracle 11.2Not Tested
postgresql.pngPostgreSQL 10Not Tested

Here is the list of Servlet Containers we support and how they have been tested for this release:

 Servlet ContainerTests performed and results
tomcat-icon.pngTomcatNot Tested
jetty-icon.pngJetty (XWiki Standalone packaging)Jira Tickets Marked as Fixed in the Release Notes
jetty-icon.pngJettyNot Tested

Known issues

Backward Compatibility and Migration Notes

General Notes

  • When upgrading make sure you compare and merge the following XWiki configuration files since some parameters may have been modified, removed or added:
    • xwiki.cfg
    • xwiki.properties
    • web.xml
    • hibernate.cfg.xml
  • Add xwiki.store.migration=1 in xwiki.cfg so that XWiki will attempt to automatically migrate your current database to any new schema. Make sure you backup your Database before doing anything.

API Breakages

  • Not a breackage in this context
    • Violation type:
      java.annotation.removed
    • Code:
      ## Old:
      method void org.xwiki.rendering.macro.display.DisplayMacroParameters::setReference(java.lang.String)

      ## New:
      method void org.xwiki.rendering.macro.display.DisplayMacroParameters::setReference(java.lang.String)

Credits

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

Camelia Andrei
Clemens Klein-Robbenhaar
Ecaterina Moraru (Valica)
Guillaume Delhumeau
Marius Dumitru Florea
Simon Urli
Thomas Mortagne
Vincent Massol

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Created by Vincent Massol on 2019/02/13
   

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