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5 This is the release notes for [[XWiki Commons>>http://commons.xwiki.org]], [[XWiki Rendering>>http://rendering.xwiki.org]], [[XWiki Platform>>http://platform.xwiki.org]] and [[XWiki Enterprise>>http://enterprise.xwiki.org]]. They share the same release notes as they are released together and have the same version.
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Guillaume Delhumeau 21.1 7 This release brings the addition of a //tour// on the home page which describe the XWiki user interface to newcomers.
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Guillaume Delhumeau 16.1 9 = New and Noteworthy (since XWiki 8.1) =
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Guillaume Delhumeau 17.1 11 [[Full list of issues fixed and Dashboard for 8.2>>http://jira.xwiki.org/secure/Dashboard.jspa?selectPageId=13615]].
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Alex Cotiugă 11.2 13 == Tour for Homepage ==
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Guillaume Delhumeau 18.1 15 A [[tour>>extensions:Extension.Tour Application]] has been created to present the existing UI elements from the home page. Every user will be guided through this tour in order to become familiar with XWiki.
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Alex Cotiugă 11.2 17 {{image reference="step4.png" width="600px;"/}}
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Marius Dumitru Florea 32.1 19 == CKEditor Becomes the Default WYSIWYG Editor ==
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21 Starting with this version we have a new WYSIWYG editor: the [[CKEditor>>extensions:Extension.CKEditor Integration]]. The integration with CKEditor was already available as an extension and now this extension is bundled with the standard XWiki distribution. The old WYSIWYG editor is still available and if you want to switch back to it you can do it from the "Edit Mode Settings" section in the wiki administration.
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23 {{image reference="defaultWysiwygEditorConfig.png" /}}
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Thomas Mortagne 1.1 25 == Miscellaneous ==
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Vincent Massol 25.3 27 * Removed ##Main.Welcome## page from the Dashboard since we now have a new Homepage that contains the welcome messages
28 * In the TemplateProviderClass, 2 new properties have been added: //description// and //icon//, in order to display additional information in template providers list.(((
Alex Cotiugă 22.1 29 {{gallery}}
30 image:templates.png
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32 image:templateEdit.png
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Vincent Massol 25.3 34 )))
Thomas Mortagne 30.1 35 * events produced during Filter conversion job are now folded by default. This essentially means that they won't appear in Activity Stream anymore.
Alex Cotiugă 22.1 36
Guillaume Delhumeau 16.1 37 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%29+and+status+%3D+Closed+and+resolution+%3D+Fixed+and+fixVersion+%3D+%228.2-rc-1%22&tempMax=1000]] fixed in this release.
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39 = For Developers =
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Thomas Mortagne 28.1 41 == Instance Filter improvements ==
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Thomas Mortagne 29.1 43 * Instance Output Filter now support missing begin/end event on document locale and revision so input filter for which those two concept don't make sense don't have to send them anymore.
44 * Instance Output Filter now use the context locale as default locale (used to be empty locale).
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Thomas Mortagne 1.1 46 == Deprecated and Retired projects ==
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Thomas Mortagne 3.1 48 === MediaWiki parser ===
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Guillaume Delhumeau 20.1 50 ##xwiki-rendering-syntax-mediawiki## has been deprecated and moved to https://github.com/xwiki-contrib/syntax-mediawiki-1.0.
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Thomas Mortagne 5.1 52 It's now recommended to use [[MediaWiki Syntax extension>>extensions:Extension.MediaWiki.MediaWiki Syntax]] instead.
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Thomas Mortagne 1.1 54 == Upgrades ==
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56 The following dependencies have been upgraded:
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58 * [[Guice 4.1.0>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1004]]
Thomas Mortagne 2.1 59 * [[Commons Compress 1.12>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1005]]
Thomas Mortagne 6.1 60 * [[httpasyncclient 4.1.2>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XCOMMONS-1009]]
Thomas Mortagne 8.1 61 * [[JGroups 3.6.10>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-13532]]
Guillaume Delhumeau 9.1 62 * [[Less4j 1.17.2>>http://jira.xwiki.org/browse/XWIKI-13119]]
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64 == Miscellaneous ==
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Thomas Mortagne 7.1 66 * new ##org.xwiki.rendering.listener.SectionGeneratorListener## to generate section events from headers events
Thomas Mortagne 14.1 67 * Instance Output filter now indicate the target syntax for Input filters producing rendering events
Thomas Mortagne 15.1 68 * The same relative file path supported for ##source## filter properties parameter is now supported for any InputSource filter properties parameter in the Filter test framework
Marius Dumitru Florea 31.2 69 * ##$regextool## [[Velocity Tool>>extensions:Extension.Velocity Module||anchor="HVelocityTools"]] has a new method to quote the replacement string in ##String#replaceAll()##. Here's how you can use it:(((
Marius Dumitru Florea 31.1 70 {{code language="none"}}
71 #set ($out = $out.replaceAll(" (id|for)=('|"")$regextool.quote($oldId)",
72 " ${escapetool.d}1=${escapetool.d}2$regextool.quoteReplacement($newId)"))
73 {{/code}}
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Thomas Mortagne 1.1 75
76 = Translations =
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78 The following translations have been updated:
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82 = Tested Browsers & Databases =
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84 {{warning}}
85 The QA Tests are executed after the release has been done. Thus, they are being prepared now and will be published soon.
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89 TODO: uncomment and update with proper link when the report is ready.
90 {{include reference="TestReports.ManualTestReportTemplateSummary"/}}
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93 = Performances tests compared to <last super stable version> =
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95 <a summary of the comparison with latest super stable version>
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97 More details on <link to the test report>.
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99 = Known issues =
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101 * [[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]]
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103 = Backward Compatibility and Migration Notes =
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105 == General Notes ==
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107 When upgrading make sure you compare your ##xwiki.cfg##, ##xwiki.properties## and ##web.xml## files with the newest version since some configuration parameters may have been modified or 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.
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109 == Issues specific to XWiki <version> ==
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111 <issues specific to the project>
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113 == API Breakages ==
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115 The following APIs were modified since <project> <version - 1>:
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117 {{comment}}
118 Remove!
119 {{backwardCompatiblityReport version="<version>"/}}
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