Last modified by Thomas Mortagne on 2023/09/18

The XWiki development process uses JIRA for listing all tasks to be implemented and all bugs to be fixed.

You'll find there the dates and versions planned for issues to be fixed and hence the XWiki roadmaps. There's also a release calendar listing all known dates for future releases. Please understand that these dates are often tentative since XWiki's development is open source and lots of committers/contributors are working in their free time on XWiki.

If you're interested to help out check the contributing page.

We're releasing several top level projects together and as such we've decided to have the same Roadmap page for all of them. Thus this page contains the roadmap for the following projects: XWiki Commons, XWiki Rendering and XWiki Platform.

General goals for all releases:

  • More tests
  • Better javadoc
  • More documentation on
  • Code cleanup/refactoring

Already implemented roadmaps can be found in the archives.

Note that all planned release dates are also entered in the Calendar on JIRA.

XWiki 15.x Cycle

Release dates for the 15.x Cycle:

  • 15.0: January 2023 accept
  • 15.1: February 2023 accept
  • 15.2: March 2023 accept
  • 15.3: April 2023 accept
  • 15.4: May 2023 accept
  • 15.5: June 2023 accept
  • 15.6: July 2023 accept
  • 15.7: August 2023 accept
  • 15.8: September 2023 cancel
  • 15.9: October 2023 cancel
  • 15.10: November 2023 cancel
  • 15.10.1: December 2023 cancel
  • 15.10.2: December 2023 cancel

XWiki 15.8

XWiki Standard

Outstanding from past roadmaps:

  • Security issues not finished:
  • WCAG - Lucas + Michael reviewing the PRs/merge them
  • Bug fix CKEditor - Marius (BFD with help from Manuel)
  • PDF export bug fixes - Marius
  • Notifications improvements - Simon
  • UI proposals on the forum to finish - Adina
    • Send forum proposals for all of the 12 topics
    • Push devs to answer and conclude on each proposal
    • For the agreed proposals, prepare some HTML/JS/CSS
  • What's New: Improved UI - Adina (with help from Vincent)
    • Implement the HTML/JS/CSS
    • UI support for news item images:
  • Outstanding improvements/bugs for the security vulnerabilities in XS - Manuel
  • Compiled XDOM - Thomas

New work:

Contrib & Others

Outstanding from previous roadmaps:

  • Recommend/stabilize the URL Normalizer - Thomas
    • Admin UI to enable/disable the feature. TODO: list jira
    • Proposal to merge the extension in platform
  • Replication - Thomas
    • Attachment update replication bug.
  • Change Request - Simon

New work:

  • Change Request - Simon:


  • All: BFDs on Thursdays
  • All: Fix flickers
  • All: With the time left, fix some critical/major open bugs. Take them from the critical list of open bugs


  • 15.8 RC1: 18th of September 2023 accept
  • 15.8 Final: 25th of September 2023

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