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1 1 Release Notes for XWiki Enterprise 1.8.2
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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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5 #toc("" "" "")
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7 1.1 Summary of changes since XWiki Enterprise 1.8.1
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9 1.1.1 New WYSIWYG and Syntax bug fixes and improvements
10 * XWIKI-3641 - Creating a link to an existing Wiki page / external site
11 * XWIKI-3630 - In some servlet containers the content of the edited page is not converted to XHTML before loading the WYSIWYG editor
12 * XWIKI-3598 - Hitting return twice at the end of a heading doesn't go out of the heading in IE
13 * XWIKI-3581 - WYSIWYG editor treats macro parameter names as case sensitive
14 * XWIKI-3570 - Code macro fails to escape properly in GWT editor
15 * XWIKI-3569 - Quote in link tooltip set in the link dialog breaks the tooltip
16 * XWIKI-3568 - Editing a link removes existing unknown custom parameters
17 * XWIKI-3562 - Standalone macros should take 100% of the available space in the GWT WYSIWYG
18 * XWIKI-3560 - WYSIWYG link to attachment selector should be opened on the current edited page attachments list
19 * XWIKI-3557 - Allow attaching new files when creating links
20 * XWIKI-3489 - Review the justify plugin
21 * XWIKI-3442 - Review the font plugin
22 * XWIKI-3439 - Add the ability to remove the formatting/style from the selected text
23 * XWIKI-3339 - New TOC overlaps with titles in WYSIWYG edition in IE6
24 * XWIKI-3295 - Font size are not handled properly
25 * XWIKI-3634 - Code macro fails to format last few lines
26 * XWIKI-3588 - Include macro doesn't force a document parameter to be specified
27 * XWIKI-3572 - Code macro fails to escape "broken" Wiki syntax
28 * XWIKI-3681 - The empty lines preceding an embedded document are added inside the embedded document
29 * XWIKI-3665 - Style applied to a list item content is not saved correctly
30 * XWIKI-3656 - Unnatural syntax generated when applying styles to formatting tags
31 * XWIKI-3633 - Support custom parameters for embedded documents
32 * XWIKI-3632 - XWiki syntax should support parameters at each list level
33 * XWIKI-3631 - XWiki parser should support escaping only for verbatim syntax inside verbatim content
34 * XWIKI-3626 - Create default page content depending on the default document syntax set
35 * XWIKI-3623 - Backslash inside link syntax fail to render
36 * XWIKI-3597 - Escaped quote inside link parameter value is not correctly unescaped
37 * XWIKI-3595 - Strip first leading/trailing new lines inside Macro content
38 * XWIKI-3592 - XWiki renderer does not escape ~ inside link
39 * XWIKI-3591 - Problems with mixing brackets and embedded documents
40 * XWIKI-3575 - XWiki renderer does not escape quote inside link parameters values
41 * XWIKI-3567 - HTML macro breaking on javascript
42 * XWIKI-3563 - Allow setting the default rendering syntax wiki by wiki
43 * XWIKI-3472 - HTML Macro breaks unprotected javascript
44 * XWIKI-3420 - Document Information does not list documents included with \#includeMacros
45 * XWIKI-3067 - The list style is repeated on each list item when rendered
46 * XWIKI-3604 - WYSIWYG editor not loaded for textareas when editing a page in inline mode
47 * XAADMINISTRATION-37 - Allow setting the default rendering syntax wiki by wiki
48 * XAPANELS-76 - In WYSIWYG mode the converter should be called even if there is no content in the area since it's based on the document content without modification
49 * XAPANELS-77 - Improve class and object editor panels
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51 1.1.1 1.0 to 2.0 syntax converter bug fixes and improvements
52 * XWIKI-3692 - Conversion should protect from phantom objects
53 * XWIKI-3664 - When converting tables, the first row should always contain header cells to match the old macro behavior
54 * XWIKI-3663 - Wiki syntax inside table is not converted
55 * XWIKI-3643 - HTML inside velocity is unescaped
56 * XWIKI-3620 - Syntax conversion does not treat escaped syntax characters correctly.
57 * XWIKI-3603 - Change converter based on new leading/trailing new lines in macros policy
58 * XWIKI-3578 - Converter does not match $!var syntax
59 * XWIKI-3384 - Convert style Radeox macro
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61 1.1.1 LDAP authenticator bug fixes and improvements
62 * XWIKI-3642 - LDAP authenticator should rebind to proxy user after validating user credentials
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64 1.1.1 PDF export bug fixes and improvements
65 * XWIKI-3680 - PDF Export does not work correctly if the first table row's table cells contain a colspan value
66 * XWIKI-3535 - Support Cover page and Table of Content in PDF and RTF export
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68 1.1.1 XMLRPC and REST bug fixes and improvements
69 * XWIKI-3621 - Add support for the accepted media type through the media query parameter
70 * XWIKI-3470 - xmlrpc renderContent function always call the default XWiki/1.0 rendered and doesn't render other syntax
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72 1.1.1 Blog application bug fixes and improvements
73 * XABLOG-39 - Cannot access the buttons in the blogpost toolbox anymore
74 * XABLOG-40 - The inline blog edit is incompatible with the new cancel button
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76 1.1.1 Tag application bug fixes and improvements
77 * XATAG-6 - Expose API to retrieve tags and their occurrences for a specific wiki space
78 * XATAG-8 - Expose API to retrieve tags and their occurrences for a HQL query
79 * XATAG-7 - Last tag retrieved from the database is not returned in the map of tag/occurences
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81 1.1.1 Other bug fixes and improvements
82 * XWIKI-3628 - when watching a page, Xwiki sends a velocity error instead of the actual change
83 * XWIKI-2501 - Quote in wiki link breaks launching the wiki editor when editing the new page
84 * XWIKI-3625 - Add API to get default syntax to use for new documents from Velocity
85 * XWIKI-3590 - All GWT XWikiService calls fail in multiwiki mode
86 * XWIKI-2692 - Allow the SMTP port to be modified from the XWikiPreferences object
87 * XWIKI-3684 - No escaping of special characters for page titles in create.vm
88 * XWIKI-3583 - Smartclient skin fail to load in specific environments
89 * XWIKI-3580 - Provide editor/viewer information for the javascript
90 * XWIKI-3584 - getListValues and getMapValues in PropertyClass api
91 * XSTOUCAN-81 - Radeox Code Macro doesn't use a monospace font for highlighted keywords
92 * XSTOUCAN-82 - Button wrappers look bad inside panels
93 * XAADMINISTRATION-35 - Administrative users get their own setting on usertype, and not the setting for the user whose profile they're viewing
94 * XAADMINISTRATION-36 - Allow the SMTP port to be modified from the Administration page
95 * XAWEBDAV-4 - Better detection of attachment elements
96 * XTROOT-2 - Default robots.txt paths in web build
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98 1.1 Known issues
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100 * [Bugs we know about>https://jira.xwiki.org/secure/IssueNavigator.jspa?reset=true&&type=1&pid=10010&resolution=-1&sorter/field=updated&sorter/order=DESC]
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102 #warning("There was a bug that slipped in the PDF export, which causes this feature to fail when the document contains level 2 and 3 headings. To fix this, download [this file>http://svn.xwiki.org/svnroot/xwiki/platform/core/branches/xwiki-core-1.8/xwiki-core/src/main/resources/xhtml2fo.xsl] and place it in <tt>/WEB-INF/classes/</tt>")
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104 1.1 Migration notes
105 1.1.1 Migration notes for the 1.8.2 release
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107 * We have made a small change to macros in the XWiki Syntax 2.0. Writing {code:none}{{macro}}content{{/macro}}{code} and {code:none}{{macro}}
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109 {{/macro}}{code} are now equivalent.
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111 1.1.1 General Migration notes
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113 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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115 You may also want to [import the default wiki XAR>Main.Download] in order to benefit from improvements listed above.

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