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1 -ReleaseNotesXWiki43RC1
1 +Release Notes for XWiki 4.3 Release Candidate 1
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20 20  
21 21  = For Developers =
22 22  
23 -== <developer feature N> ==
23 +* Activity Stream UI and Color Theme UI have been moved to their own modules.
24 24  
25 -<description of developer feature N>
26 -
27 -== Deprecated and Retired projects ==
28 -
29 -<description of deprecated and retired projects>
30 -
31 31  == Upgrades ==
32 32  
33 33  The following dependencies have been upgraded:
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35 35  * [[Infinispan 5.1.8>>https://issues.jboss.org/secure/IssueNavigator.jspa?reset=true&jqlQuery=project+%3D+ISPN+AND+fixVersion+in+%28%225.1.8.FINAL%22,%20%225.1.7.FINAL%22,%20%225.1.6.FINAL%22%29]]
36 36  * [[Hibernate Validator 4.3.0>>https://hibernate.onjira.com/secure/IssueNavigator.jspa?reset=true&jqlQuery=project+%3D+HV+AND+fixVersion+in+%28%224.3.0.Final%22%2C+%224.3.0.CR1%22%2C+%224.3.0.Beta1%22%2C+%224.3.0.Alpha1%22%29]]
37 37  
38 -== Miscellaneous ==
39 -
40 -<other dev stuff to add and link to JIRA for all issues fixed>
41 -
42 42  = Translations =
43 43  
44 44  The following translations have been updated:
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79 79  
80 80  == API Breakages ==
81 81  
82 -The following APIs were modified since <project> <version - 1>:
72 +The following APIs were modified since 4.2:
83 83  
74 +* [Young API] Introduce API to associate dependency status to the namespace.(((
84 84  {{code language="none"}}
85 -<clirr output here>
76 +org.xwiki.extension.InstalledExtension: Method 'public boolean isDependency(java.lang.String)' has been added to an interface
86 86  {{/code}}
78 +)))
79 +
80 +* [Young API] Introduce ExtensionRepositoryDescriptor as a replacement of ExtensionRepositoryId(((
81 +{{code language="none"}}
82 +org.xwiki.extension.ExtensionManagerConfiguration: Method 'public java.util.Collection getExtensionRepositoryDescriptors()' has been added to an interface
83 +org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepository: Method 'public org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepositoryDescriptor getDescriptor()' has been added to an interface
84 +org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepositoryFactory: Method 'public org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepository createRepository(org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepositoryDescriptor)' has been added to an interface
85 +org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepositoryManager: Method 'public org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepository addRepository(org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepositoryDescriptor)' has been added to an interface
86 +org.xwiki.extension.repository.ExtensionRepositorySource: Method 'public java.util.Collection getExtensionRepositoryDescriptors()' has been added to an interface
87 +{{/code}}
88 +)))
89 +
90 +* The ##userdirectory## and ##usertools## plugins have been retired(((
91 +{{code language="none"}}
92 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.userdirectory.Group: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.userdirectory.Group removed
93 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.userdirectory.UserDirectoryPlugin: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.userdirectory.UserDirectoryPlugin removed
94 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.userdirectory.UserDirectoryPluginAPI: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.userdirectory.UserDirectoryPluginAPI removed
95 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.usertools.XWikiUserManagementTools: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.usertools.XWikiUserManagementTools removed
96 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.usertools.XWikiUserManagementToolsAPI: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.usertools.XWikiUserManagementToolsAPI removed
97 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.usertools.XWikiUserManagementToolsImpl: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.usertools.XWikiUserManagementToolsImpl removed
98 +{{/code}}
99 +)))
100 +
101 +* This should be fixed: a new 'sendMessageFromTemplate' method was added before the 4.2 release and then removed only from master (4.3-SNAPSHOT). We need to decide what we do with this method.(((
102 +{{code language="none"}}
103 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.mailsender.MailSender: Method 'public int sendMessageFromTemplate(java.lang.String, java.lang.String, java.lang.String, java.lang.String, java.lang.String, java.lang.String, java.util.Map)' has been removed
104 +{{/code}}
105 +)))
106 +
107 +* Many REST API module classes that were not meant to be public have been moved to internal package.(((
108 +{{code language="none"}}
109 +org.xwiki.rest.ComponentsObjectFactory: Class org.xwiki.rest.ComponentsObjectFactory removed
110 +org.xwiki.rest.Constants: Field ALLOWED_VALUES_ATTRIBUTE_NAME has been removed, but it was previously a constant
111 +org.xwiki.rest.Constants: Field RELEASABLE_COMPONENT_REFERENCES has been removed, but it was previously a constant
112 +org.xwiki.rest.Constants: Field XWIKI_COMPONENT_MANAGER has been removed, but it was previously a constant
113 +org.xwiki.rest.DomainObjectFactory: Class org.xwiki.rest.DomainObjectFactory removed
114 +org.xwiki.rest.RangeIterable: Class org.xwiki.rest.RangeIterable removed
115 +org.xwiki.rest.Relations: Class org.xwiki.rest.Relations removed
116 +org.xwiki.rest.Utils: Class org.xwiki.rest.Utils removed
117 +org.xwiki.rest.XWikiAuthentication: Class org.xwiki.rest.XWikiAuthentication removed
118 +org.xwiki.rest.XWikiJaxRsApplication: Class org.xwiki.rest.XWikiJaxRsApplication removed
119 +org.xwiki.rest.XWikiRestletJaxRsApplication: Class org.xwiki.rest.XWikiRestletJaxRsApplication removed
120 +org.xwiki.rest.XWikiRestletServlet: Class org.xwiki.rest.XWikiRestletServlet removed
121 +org.xwiki.rest.XWikiSecretVerifier: Class org.xwiki.rest.XWikiSecretVerifier removed
122 +org.xwiki.rest.XWikiSetupCleanupFilter: Class org.xwiki.rest.XWikiSetupCleanupFilter removed
123 +org.xwiki.rest.exceptions.QueryExceptionMapper: Class org.xwiki.rest.exceptions.QueryExceptionMapper removed
124 +org.xwiki.rest.exceptions.XWikiExceptionMapper: Class org.xwiki.rest.exceptions.XWikiExceptionMapper removed
125 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.TextPlainReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.TextPlainReader removed
126 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.comments.FormUrlEncodedCommentReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.comments.FormUrlEncodedCommentReader removed
127 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.comments.TextPlainCommentReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.comments.TextPlainCommentReader removed
128 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.objects.FormUrlEncodedObjectReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.objects.FormUrlEncodedObjectReader removed
129 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.objects.FormUrlEncodedPropertyReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.objects.FormUrlEncodedPropertyReader removed
130 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.objects.TextPlainPropertyReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.objects.TextPlainPropertyReader removed
131 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.pages.FormUrlEncodedPageReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.pages.FormUrlEncodedPageReader removed
132 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.pages.TextPlainPageReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.pages.TextPlainPageReader removed
133 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.tags.FormUrlEncodedTagsReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.tags.FormUrlEncodedTagsReader removed
134 +org.xwiki.rest.representations.tags.TextPlainTagsReader: Class org.xwiki.rest.representations.tags.TextPlainTagsReader removed
135 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseAttachmentsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseAttachmentsResource removed
136 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseAttachmentsResource$AttachmentInfo: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseAttachmentsResource$AttachmentInfo removed
137 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseSearchResult: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseSearchResult removed
138 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseSearchResult$SearchScope: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.BaseSearchResult$SearchScope removed
139 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.BrowserAuthenticationResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.BrowserAuthenticationResource removed
140 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.ModificationsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.ModificationsResource removed
141 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.RootResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.RootResource removed
142 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.SyntaxesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.SyntaxesResource removed
143 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentAtPageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentAtPageVersionResource removed
144 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentHistoryResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentHistoryResource removed
145 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentResource removed
146 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentVersionResource removed
147 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentsAtPageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentsAtPageVersionResource removed
148 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.attachments.AttachmentsResource removed
149 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassPropertiesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassPropertiesResource removed
150 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassPropertyResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassPropertyResource removed
151 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassResource removed
152 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.classes.ClassesResource removed
153 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentResource removed
154 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentVersionResource removed
155 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentsResource removed
156 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentsVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.comments.CommentsVersionResource removed
157 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.AllObjectsForClassNameResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.AllObjectsForClassNameResource removed
158 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.BaseObjectsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.BaseObjectsResource removed
159 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectAtPageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectAtPageVersionResource removed
160 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertiesAtPageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertiesAtPageVersionResource removed
161 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertiesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertiesResource removed
162 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertyAtPageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertyAtPageVersionResource removed
163 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertyResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectPropertyResource removed
164 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectResource removed
165 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectsAtPageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectsAtPageVersionResource removed
166 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectsForClassNameResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectsForClassNameResource removed
167 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.objects.ObjectsResource removed
168 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.ModifiablePageResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.ModifiablePageResource removed
169 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageChildrenResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageChildrenResource removed
170 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageHistoryResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageHistoryResource removed
171 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageResource removed
172 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTagsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTagsResource removed
173 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationHistoryResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationHistoryResource removed
174 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationResource removed
175 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationVersionResource removed
176 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageTranslationsResource removed
177 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageVersionResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PageVersionResource removed
178 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PagesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.pages.PagesResource removed
179 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpaceAttachmentsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpaceAttachmentsResource removed
180 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpaceResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpaceResource removed
181 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpaceSearchResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpaceSearchResource removed
182 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpacesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.spaces.SpacesResource removed
183 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.tags.PagesForTagsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.tags.PagesForTagsResource removed
184 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.tags.TagsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.tags.TagsResource removed
185 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikiAttachmentsResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikiAttachmentsResource removed
186 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikiPagesResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikiPagesResource removed
187 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikiSearchResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikiSearchResource removed
188 +org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikisResource: Class org.xwiki.rest.resources.wikis.WikisResource removed
189 +{{/code}}
190 +)))
191 +
192 +* The version field has been moved from Page to PageSummary which is the superclass of Page(((
193 +{{code language="none"}}
194 +org.xwiki.rest.model.jaxb.Page: Removed field version
195 +{{/code}}
196 +)))
197 +
198 +* Added methods for creating workspaces and retrieving workspace templates.(((
199 +{{code language="none"}}
200 +org.xwiki.workspace.WorkspaceManager: Method 'public com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.wikimanager.doc.XWikiServer createWorkspace(java.lang.String, com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.wikimanager.doc.XWikiServer, java.lang.String)' has been added to an interface
201 +org.xwiki.workspace.WorkspaceManager: Method 'public java.util.List getWorkspaceTemplates()' has been added to an interface
202 +{{/code}}
203 +)))
204 +
205 +* The plugin has been moved to its own module. Not a breakage.(((
206 +{{code language="none"}}
207 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPlugin: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPlugin removed
208 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPlugin$EntriesComparator: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPlugin$EntriesComparator removed
209 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPlugin$SyndEntryComparator: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPlugin$SyndEntryComparator removed
210 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPluginApi: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.FeedPluginApi removed
211 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntryDocumentSource: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntryDocumentSource removed
212 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntryDocumentSource$PropertySelector: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntryDocumentSource$PropertySelector removed
213 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntrySource: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntrySource removed
214 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntrySourceApi: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.SyndEntrySourceApi removed
215 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.UpdateThread: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.UpdateThread removed
216 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.XWikiFeedFetcher: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.XWikiFeedFetcher removed
217 +com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.XWikiFeedFetcher$CredentialSupplier: Class com.xpn.xwiki.plugin.feed.XWikiFeedFetcher$CredentialSupplier removed
218 +{{/code}}
219 +)))
220 +
221 +* IRCBot is still a young API. Added a new initialize() method to support installing the IRC Bot application in a subwiki(((
222 +{{code language="none"}}
223 +org.xwiki.ircbot.IRCBot: Method 'public void initialize(java.lang.String)' has been added to an interface
224 +{{/code}}
225 +)))
226 +
227 +* WikiComponent is still a young API. Moved the class to the internal package(((
228 +{{code language="none"}}
229 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.MethodOutputHandler: Class org.xwiki.component.wiki.MethodOutputHandler removed
230 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponentInvocationHandler: Class org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponentInvocationHandler removed
231 +{{/code}}
232 +)))
233 +
234 +* WikiComponent is still a young API. Replaced the getRole() method with getRoleType() to implement XWIKI-8233, "Allow wiki components to implement parameterized types"(((
235 +{{code language="none"}}
236 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponent: Method 'public java.lang.Class getRole()' has been removed
237 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponent: Method 'public java.lang.reflect.Type getRoleType()' has been added to an interface
238 +{{/code}}
239 +)))
240 +
241 +* WikiComponent is still a young API. Removed some unnecessary methods(((
242 +{{code language="none"}}
243 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponent: Method 'public java.util.Map getHandledMethods()' has been removed
244 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponent: Method 'public java.util.List getImplementedInterfaces()' has been removed
245 +{{/code}}
246 +)))
247 +
248 +* WikiComponent is still a young API. Added this method to implement XWIKI-8234, "Allow wiki components to be registered at different levels (user / wiki / global)"(((
249 +{{code language="none"}}
250 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponent: Method 'public org.xwiki.model.reference.DocumentReference getAuthorReference()' has been added to an interface
251 +org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponent: Method 'public org.xwiki.component.wiki.WikiComponentScope getScope()' has been added to an interface
252 +{{/code}}
253 +)))
254 +
255 +* UIExtension is still a young API. Replaced the List of Block by a Block since Block can now hold a list of Block(((
256 +{{code language="none"}}
257 +org.xwiki.uiextension.UIExtension: Return type of method 'public java.util.List execute()' has been changed to org.xwiki.rendering.block.Block
258 +{{/code}}
259 +)))
260 +
261 +* UIExtension is still a young API. getName() has been renamed to getId()(((
262 +{{code language="none"}}
263 +org.xwiki.uiextension.UIExtension: Method 'public java.lang.String getId()' has been added to an interface
264 +org.xwiki.uiextension.UIExtension: Method 'public java.lang.String getName()' has been removed
265 +{{/code}}
266 +)))
267 +
268 +* Added a common method to all elements to set all the data from another element. Technically this does not really break anything because all elements are supposed to extends BaseElement(((
269 +{{code language="none"}}
270 +com.xpn.xwiki.objects.ElementInterface: Method 'public boolean apply(com.xpn.xwiki.objects.ElementInterface, boolean)' has been added to an interface
271 +{{/code}}
272 +)))
273 +
274 +* Elemenents must be added to the wrapping NotifyOnList to ensure that the property is marked 'dirty' when updated. To avoid that this mechanism is circumvented, the field is made final.(((
275 +{{code language="none"}}
276 +com.xpn.xwiki.objects.ListProperty: Field list is now final
277 +{{/code}}
278 +)))
279 +
280 +* Removed language field because the information is now stored as Locale instead of String and it should have never been protected anyway.(((
281 +{{code language="none"}}
282 +com.xpn.xwiki.doc.XWikiDocument: Removed field language
283 +{{/code}}
284 +)))
285 +
286 +* URLPatternMatcher instances cannot generally be reused (because the underlaying Perl5Matcher cannot be reused) on different strings and with different patterns and a new instance must be produced on demand. It is, thus, meaningless to set an instance. If there is any code relying on this method, it is broken already. Thus, we should remove this without going through deprecation. We might as well remove the getter.(((
287 +{{code language="none"}}
288 +com.xpn.xwiki.XWiki: Method 'public void setUrlPatternMatcher(org.securityfilter.filter.URLPatternMatcher)' has been removed
289 +com.xpn.xwiki.XWiki: Method 'public org.securityfilter.filter.URLPatternMatcher getUrlPatternMatcher()' has been removed
290 +{{/code}}
291 +)))
292 +
293 +* Removed unused field(((
294 +{{code language="none"}}
295 +com.xpn.xwiki.tool.backup.ImportMojo: Field MPNAME_DESCRIPTION has been removed, but it was previously a constant
296 +{{/code}}
297 +)))

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