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edited by Sorin Burjan
on 2010/10/19
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50 50   {'rel' : 'alternate', 'type' : 'application/rss+xml', 'title' : $title})
51 51  {{/code}}
52 52  
53 -== Introduced cancelable events ==
54 -
55 -This allows to cancel document saving, better security with script execution and canceling an event that has errors on initialization.
56 -
57 -== Better external search engine indexing support ==
58 -
59 -Google search results now always point to canonical view of pages.
60 -
61 -== Visible content menu when scrolling down ==
62 -
63 -[[image:ActionMenu.png||style="border: 1px solid black;"]]
64 -
65 -When scrolling down on a document, the content menu will follow, so the user will not have to scroll up on top of the page in order to access it.
66 -
67 -== Introduced [[XWiki Cryptographic Module>>code:Modules.CryptographicModule]] ==
68 -
69 -This module exposes high level api, allowing developers to bolster their security using cryptography for both integrity and confidentiality.
70 -You can find more information about the cryptographic module including examples at the code zone page for the [[XWiki Cryptographic Module>>code:Modules.CryptographicModule]].
71 -
72 -== Support for viewing attached office documents in the wiki ==
73 -
74 -XWiki now supports viewing attached office documents without saving them on the client side. Click on the eye icon near the edit and delete buttons corresponding to the attachment you want to preview.
75 -
76 -image:OfficePreview.png
77 -
78 -We also included a new Macro for the WYSIWYG Editor. It allows to embed a office file into a page.
79 -
80 -[[image:MacroOfficeViewer||style="border: 1px solid black;"]]
81 -
82 -== Experimental Extension Manager ==
83 -
84 -The new Extension Manager will allow you to install new extensions to your XWiki XE. Please note that this is an experimental feature. Use it at your own risk.
85 -
86 -* nicer URL's displayed for extensions
87 -* core extensions are also shown
88 -* fixed missing translations
89 -* provided script access to extensions.
90 -
91 -[[image:ExtensionManager.png||style="border: 1px solid black;"]]
92 -
93 -== New User Directory ==
94 -
95 -Added User Directory section on the Quick Links tab on the left of the page. This will show you the users that the XWiki instance has, along with their avatar image. This page also allows to filter users by username.
96 -
97 -image:group-avatar.png
98 -
99 99  == Further improvements to the edit UI ==
100 100  
101 101  After the improvements to the object and class editors introduced in 1.8 and 2.4, the wiki and WYSIWYG editors also see some enhancements in this release, bringing in some of the proposed changes from [[an older proposal>>http://incubator.myxwiki.org/xwiki/bin/Improvements/ImprovedEdit]], with some additional improvements. Specifically:
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128 128  * ###largeUserAvatar('XWiki.username')##
129 129  * ###resizedUserAvatar('XWiki.username', 100)## which allows resizing an avatar to a custom size
130 130  
85 +== Display user avatars in annotations ==
86 +
87 +image:annotation-avatars.png
88 +
89 +\\
131 131  == More image manipulation settings ==
132 132  
133 133  For a long time it was possible to scale attached images on the server, thus reducing the download time and ensuring consistent scaling of images across browsers. This is achieved by appending ##width## and/or ##height## query string parameters to the URL of the image. This feature has been further enhanced:
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174 174  
175 175  image:a11y.png
176 176  
136 +== Support for viewing attached office documents in the wiki ==
137 +
138 +XWiki now supports viewing attached office documents without saving them on the client side. Click on the eye icon near the edit and delete buttons corresponding to the attachment you want to preview.
139 +
140 +image:OfficePreview.png
141 +
142 +We also included a new Macro for the WYSIWYG Editor. It allows to embed a office file into a page.
143 +
144 +[[image:MacroOfficeViewer||style="border: 1px solid black;"]]
145 +
146 +== Introduced cancelable events ==
147 +
148 +This allows to cancel document saving, better security with script execution and canceling an event that has errors on initialization.
149 +
150 +== Better external search engine indexing support ==
151 +
152 +Google search results now always point to canonical view of pages.
153 +
154 +== Visible content menu when scrolling down ==
155 +
156 +[[image:ActionMenu.png||style="border: 1px solid black;"]]
157 +
158 +When scrolling down on a document, the content menu will follow, so the user will not have to scroll up on top of the page in order to access it.
159 +
160 +== New macros for the Space List and Tag Cloud ==
161 +
162 +* [[Space List>>http://code.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/inline/Macros/SpacesMacro]] Macro. This macro creates a box with links to all the spaces existing in the wiki.
163 +* [[TagCloud>>http://code.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Macros/TagCloudMacro]] Macro. Generates a TagCloud from all the tags within the wiki.
164 +
165 +
166 +== New User Directory ==
167 +
168 +Added User Directory section on the Quick Links tab on the left of the page. This will show you the users that the XWiki instance has, along with their avatar image. This page also allows to filter users by username.
169 +
170 +image:group-avatar.png
171 +
172 +== Introduced [[XWiki Cryptographic Module>>code:Modules.CryptographicModule]] ==
173 +
174 +This module exposes high level api, allowing developers to bolster their security using cryptography for both integrity and confidentiality.
175 +You can find more information about the cryptographic module including examples at the code zone page for the [[XWiki Cryptographic Module>>code:Modules.CryptographicModule]].
176 +
177 177  == Experimental xwiki/2.1 wiki syntax ==
178 178  
179 179  The xwiki wiki syntax sees further improvements as xwiki/2.1, still in an experimental stage. A new feature is an enhanced syntax for links, which is more generic and allows easier extensions with new link types, demonstrated in this release with support for path and [[interwiki links>>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interwiki_links]].
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198 198  {{velocity}}[[reset the history>>path:$doc.getURL('reset')||queryString="confirm=1"]]{{/velocity}}
199 199  {{/code}}
200 200  
201 +== Experimental Extension Manager ==
202 +
203 +The new Extension Manager will allow you to install new extensions to your XWiki XE. Please note that this is an experimental feature. Use it at your own risk.
204 +
205 +* nicer URL's displayed for extensions
206 +* core extensions are also shown
207 +* fixed missing translations
208 +* provided script access to extensions.
209 +
210 +[[image:ExtensionManager.png||style="border: 1px solid black;"]]
211 +
201 201  === [[Interwiki links>>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interwiki_links]] ===
202 202  
203 203  Basic syntax:
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222 222  * To explicitly drop programming rights, a new API method was introduced: ##$xcontext.dropPermissions()##
223 223  * An experimental Cross-Site Request Forgery prevention mechanism is included, though not enabled by default. To enable it and test/upgrade your custom applications for compatibility, edit ##xwiki.properties## and flip on the ##core.csrf.enabled## setting.
224 224  
225 -== New macros for the Space List and Tag Cloud ==
226 226  
227 -* [[Space List>>http://code.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/inline/Macros/SpacesMacro]] Macro. This macro creates a box with links to all the spaces existing in the wiki.
228 -* [[TagCloud>>http://code.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Macros/TagCloudMacro]] Macro. Generates a TagCloud from all the tags within the wiki.
229 -
230 -== Display user avatars in annotations ==
231 -
232 -image:annotation-avatars.png
233 -
234 -\\
235 -
236 236  == WYSIWYG and Rendering improvements ==
237 237  
238 238  Display macro parameter names instead of IDs, generalized the syntax for links, added support for query string for image links, fixed a random error when loading several WYSIWYG instances in parallel.

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