5 Replies Latest reply on Aug 9, 2006 11:57 AM by Edwin Jaufmann

    JBoss Portal 2.4.0 CR3 released today

    Rali Genova Novice

      JBoss Portal 2.4.0-CR3 has been released today and is available for download from Sourceforge - http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=22866&package_id=84509&release_id=415694

      This release includes a clustered distribution of the portal.
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      Release Notes - JBoss Portal - Version 2.4 Final

      ** Bug
      * [JBPORTAL-363] - portal-lib.tld and theme-basic.tld are invalid according to http://java.sun.com/xml/ns/j2ee/web-jsptaglibrary_2_0.xsd
      * [JBPORTAL-366] - Xalan is being pulled from the tools/lib directory instead of a usual thirdparty directory.
      * [JBPORTAL-409] - HTML Generated by DivDecorationRenderer is not valid
      * [JBPORTAL-443] - console exceptions on user logout / parsing id in UserModule
      * [JBPORTAL-461] - DefaultPortalCommandMapper throws NPE when portal is accessed via localhost:8080/portal (not providing /local/default/default or /global/default/default)
      * [JBPORTAL-470] - ManagementPortlet throws ClassCastException on redeploy
      * [JBPORTAL-534] - Non-default locale issues in cms
      * [JBPORTAL-539] - Spring Portal Integration - JBPortal not following JSR168 for getPortletMode on an Action?
      * [JBPORTAL-542] - NPE when trying to edit index.html with Admin's language set to German
      * [JBPORTAL-543] - No such method in fileupload
      * [JBPORTAL-545] - Hypersonic DB setup file is Windows specific
      * [JBPORTAL-546] - Exception is thrown while trying to edit a page in another locale than the user default
      * [JBPORTAL-559] - Cannot create root context with oracle db as the empty string is interpreted as null
      * [JBPORTAL-560] - CMS Hibernate PM does not work on oracle
      * [JBPORTAL-568] - Security hibernate cache loader issue on oracle with zero length strings
      * [JBPORTAL-569] - Use transaction assembly with required to avoid self deadlock with jboss cache during logout
      * [JBPORTAL-572] - Wrong behaviour of CMS portlet in default page
      * [JBPORTAL-573] - Firefox does not understand directory tree javascript
      * [JBPORTAL-574] - Posting new topic doesn't handle national characters (utf-8) properly
      * [JBPORTAL-575] - Deployment fails on PostgreSQL: javax.jcr.RepositoryException: failed to load persisted repository state: java.sql.SQLException: ERROR: invalid large-object descriptor: 0
      * [JBPORTAL-582] - PortletRequest#getWindowState() produces an NPE in action request
      * [JBPORTAL-586] - Fix bugs in the transaction management handling of the cms hibernate persistence managers
      * [JBPORTAL-606] - broken parameters encoding between action -> render phases
      * [JBPORTAL-608] - Timed content is not serializable and raise issues in http session replication.
      * [JBPORTAL-617] - JSP errors caused by incorrect class name
      * [JBPORTAL-618] - Preferences group id is not unique
      * [JBPORTAL-619] - Allow the rewrite content helper to rewrite zero length content and do not throw an IAE for that
      * [JBPORTAL-622] - Unable to manage a portlet with blank name.
      * [JBPORTAL-625] - Validation of form on Page Tab in Management UI
      * [JBPORTAL-681] - Error on startup when adding the default content
      * [JBPORTAL-684] - On shutdown of a web application, the classloader for the intercepter service cannot be retrieved from the JMX system
      * [JBPORTAL-687] - Copying a directory lead to an error
      * [JBPORTAL-722] - "Make Live" and "Version" are inverted on the edit page
      * [JBPORTAL-723] - Description and title are not copied from the file to edit
      * [JBPORTAL-725] - CMS Preview broken
      * [JBPORTAL-726] - The CMS Admin wysiwig editor seems to use the resources extension to decide content type of the resource
      * [JBPORTAL-737] - Portlet instance component ref requires '/' application name prefix when automatic app. name discovery is used.
      * [JBPORTAL-742] - javax.faces.el.PropertyNotFoundException: Bean: org.jboss.portal.core.portlet.management.InstanceManagerBean, property: policyConfigService
      * [JBPORTAL-744] - Hardcoded PortalDS prevent to use another ds
      * [JBPORTAL-745] - FileURLNavigator does not work properly when a file name contains # or ?
      * [JBPORTAL-769] - Validatin Error occurs when admin tries to manuver a portlet on a page
      * [JBPORTAL-773] - Creating files with no extension using the editor are not editable
      * [JBPORTAL-774] - Changing the mime type at the porlet level has no effect
      * [JBPORTAL-775] - "Cannot get content" error when editing a file in different locale than the user's default language set in the profile
      * [JBPORTAL-778] - CMS exception with PostgreSQL on startup
      * [JBPORTAL-779] - When displaying a dir listing, a stacktrace is produced if no content can be found for the default language
      * [JBPORTAL-780] - PortalNodes URL goes to authenticated mode when in secure mode.
      * [JBPORTAL-819] - Error thrown when requested and default language content of a file don't exist
      * [JBPORTAL-829] - HTTP invoker not used if not forced for performBlockingInteraction
      * [JBPORTAL-831] - performBlockingInteraction does not handle multi-valued form parameters
      * [JBPORTAL-836] - Javascript error in management console IE
      * [JBPORTAL-840] - Set the invoker on the callback before starting the ha invoker service
      * [JBPORTAL-856] - Consumer must not rewrite URLs that does not start with wsrp_rewrite
      * [JBPORTAL-858] - Changing roles is not reflected immediately
      * [JBPORTAL-864] - Update all portlet.xml to comply with dtd
      * [JBPORTAL-867] - Update ehcache version to 1.2 for hibernate
      * [JBPORTAL-877] - Shutdown error
      * [JBPORTAL-878] - Explicit ehcache configuration for hibernate
      * [JBPORTAL-888] - Phalanx theme does not take in account the maximized region
      * [JBPORTAL-890] - wsrp consumed portlet placed on the portal page with space in name fail to render
      * [JBPORTAL-891] - Client that don't accept to join the session using cookies cannot login
      * [JBPORTAL-892] - If remote WSDL file is not available, Consumer reverts to local producer.
      * [JBPORTAL-893] - Portal does not properly escape spaces in URL
      * [JBPORTAL-911] - Make empty preferences return the default value
      * [JBPORTAL-912] - Table name JBP_OBJECT_NODE_SECURITY_ACTIONS too long for oracle
      * [JBPORTAL-916] - ApplicationScope session attributes can cause race conditions
      * [JBPORTAL-917] - Attributes in SubSession are not properly synchronized
      * [JBPORTAL-920] - Attributes might not be properly marshalled before session replication
      * [JBPORTAL-923] - Immutable portlet session attribute values replication is using the previous object when it already exists in the session
      * [JBPORTAL-924] - Supported locales don't contain Locale.ENGLISH anymore by default
      * [JBPORTAL-925] - jbp 2.4 head build broken by ant copy with filtering
      * [JBPORTAL-929] - The general testsuite does not wait that deployment are effective and succesful to start tests
      * [JBPORTAL-930] - character encoding problem
      * [JBPORTAL-939] - CMS links failing after migration
      * [JBPORTAL-940] - bad jsessionid in form action on login page
      * [JBPORTAL-941] - News and Weather portlet fail without internet connection
      * [JBPORTAL-952] - Shuting down JBP generates exception
      * [JBPORTAL-954] - CMS clustering issue: doesn't show updated versions of the files
      * [JBPORTAL-959] - Clicking on a page tab should always go back to the page.
      * [JBPORTAL-960] - Hibernate domain configuration files do not declare properly the column constraints
      * [JBPORTAL-975] - bug in management portlet during page refresh


      ** Feature Request
      * [JBPORTAL-208] - Automated test suite
      * [JBPORTAL-405] - Hide Portlet Windows that user does not have access to
      * [JBPORTAL-465] - currently there is no wat to set the default page of a portal. it is hard coded to the name 'default'
      * [JBPORTAL-508] - ServerRequestContext references PortalRequestPath and PortalContextPath that has no meaning for the abstract server
      * [JBPORTAL-509] - Allow to set multiple locales to a ServerRequest object.
      * [JBPORTAL-510] - Define an extended set of portlet API(s) to be used by portal core and WSRP producer. Extension to JSR 168
      * [JBPORTAL-511] - Support for dependency on deployment ordering for different deployers.
      * [JBPORTAL-535] - Define a default page in *-object.xml
      * [JBPORTAL-549] - CMS Static Export of Site
      * [JBPORTAL-551] - force db dialect
      * [JBPORTAL-554] - Add Binary file preview in CMSAdmin
      * [JBPORTAL-555] - expose locale and encoding to the renderSet so that the markup can be created with localized content
      * [JBPORTAL-583] - CLONE -StrategyContext.getTargetPortlet() returns always null
      * [JBPORTAL-599] - CMSPortlet secondary default title to portlet.xml
      * [JBPORTAL-600] - Add runtime update of the interceptor stack
      * [JBPORTAL-601] - Creation of subpages in management portlet
      * [JBPORTAL-616] - Be able to rename an existing page.
      * [JBPORTAL-631] - Try to move org.jboss.portlet package to the api module
      * [JBPORTAL-653] - Provide tests for the CMS
      * [JBPORTAL-654] - Test CMS HA
      * [JBPORTAL-656] - SPEC:36 Assertion - GenericPortlet doDispatch() test
      * [JBPORTAL-657] - Portlet Container Test Bed
      * [JBPORTAL-658] - Test Context framework
      * [JBPORTAL-671] - PLT.5.2.2.1 - 'Error Conditions on Initialization' test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-672] - "PLT.5.2.4.4 Exceptions During Request Handling" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-702] - Producer base level support (service description and markup interfaces)
      * [JBPORTAL-703] - Producer implicit cloning support
      * [JBPORTAL-704] - Consumer base level support (support for ServiceDescription and Markup interfaces)
      * [JBPORTAL-706] - Consumer support for standard window states and modes
      * [JBPORTAL-777] - Let the user use the Wysiwig editor *or* upload feature for text files
      * [JBPORTAL-828] - Make tests intependants
      * [JBPORTAL-833] - Leverage WSRP user context information to populate Portlet UserContext.
      * [JBPORTAL-834] - Replace use of String.split in JBossPortletNavigationalState
      * [JBPORTAL-841] - WSRP Consumer implementation
      * [JBPORTAL-843] - Implement handling of WSRP in jboss-portlet.xml
      * [JBPORTAL-876] - Implement initCookie support for Consumer
      * [JBPORTAL-884] - User Specific Theme
      * [JBPORTAL-904] - In Management portlet navigation, "Portlet" link should really be "Portlets"
      * [JBPORTAL-949] - Implement caching of markup on Consumer
      * [JBPORTAL-958] - Make sure that portlet buttons are always in the same order

      ** Patch
      * [JBPORTAL-605] - New CMSPortlet to allow dynamic changing of the initial page at runtime
      * [JBPORTAL-615] - Adding interceptors dynamically
      * [JBPORTAL-621] - Display a specified page after signout
      * [JBPORTAL-968] - Need to update Eclipse .project and .classpath in modules jems and federation




      ** Task
      * [JBPORTAL-221] - Post attachments
      * [JBPORTAL-325] - Implementation of HA-CMS
      * [JBPORTAL-326] - Cache for reader clients
      * [JBPORTAL-329] - CMS Service Provider Interface
      * [JBPORTAL-404] - port forums to portal 2.2
      * [JBPORTAL-459] - JACC Security integration documentation
      * [JBPORTAL-469] - Update user and reference documentation
      * [JBPORTAL-476] - Security documentation
      * [JBPORTAL-477] - Extract JCR as a standalone service from CMS and inject it in CMS
      * [JBPORTAL-483] - Move the command controller to the server module
      * [JBPORTAL-486] - Remove the client request from the component framework
      * [JBPORTAL-487] - Move server request and response things related to http to a subclasses of that in order to avoid WSRP implement null methods
      * [JBPORTAL-489] - Implement DB persistence with jackrabbit
      * [JBPORTAL-505] - Portlet prefs description
      * [JBPORTAL-507] - Make the services related to db insertion upon deployment behave well in a clustered environment
      * [JBPORTAL-514] - Detach user and preferences
      * [JBPORTAL-519] - Update bridges jar to 1.0
      * [JBPORTAL-521] - Consider rename component to JBossPortlet as it would be more appropriate
      * [JBPORTAL-524] - Make navigational state detyped
      * [JBPORTAL-537] - Do not allow the dot in portal object name during creation
      * [JBPORTAL-540] - Verify functionality on MSSQL Server
      * [JBPORTAL-556] - Remove Parameters object usage in org.jboss.portlet.WindowEvent
      * [JBPORTAL-561] - New and Improved CMS Testsuite
      * [JBPORTAL-562] - Enable role portlet
      * [JBPORTAL-564] - Enable the decoupling of the deployment factory registration with the service lifeycle in order to make it controllable with an ha singleton
      * [JBPORTAL-565] - Create Testcase for JACC Usage
      * [JBPORTAL-566] - Security JACC integration needs to be fixed
      * [JBPORTAL-570] - testsuite roadmap for jbp2.4
      * [JBPORTAL-576] - Create Hierarchical Permissions
      * [JBPORTAL-577] - Resurrect the Samples Module
      * [JBPORTAL-579] - Evaluate Redeployment Issues with PolicyProvider
      * [JBPORTAL-580] - Update PortalPolicyConfigStore to be aware of the Permissions Hierarchy
      * [JBPORTAL-587] - Create support classes to run the JCA datasource layer and transaction manager of JBoss into test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-588] - Hibernate cache loader test case
      * [JBPORTAL-589] - Verified Portal CMS working under Mysql, PGSQL, MS SQL, Oracle.
      * [JBPORTAL-590] - Clustered portal does not respect the jboss.partition.name system property
      * [JBPORTAL-592] - Move instance container to server module
      * [JBPORTAL-593] - Add RSS Feed Portlet for News
      * [JBPORTAL-594] - Test Cases for security
      * [JBPORTAL-595] - Remove usage of jmx xdoclet
      * [JBPORTAL-596] - migrate deployment descriptors for the new model mbean implementation that uses javabean conventions
      * [JBPORTAL-597] - Clean useless JMX doclet annotations and jmxdoclet ant task
      * [JBPORTAL-611] - Portlet container test framework improvements
      * [JBPORTAL-612] - Migrate current portlet container tests from the old framework to the new framework
      * [JBPORTAL-620] - Tomcat: java.lang.IllegalStateException: No Java compiler available
      * [JBPORTAL-623] - Seam integration
      * [JBPORTAL-626] - Formalize contract of InputContext
      * [JBPORTAL-627] - Make the control flow correct in existing portlet tests
      * [JBPORTAL-628] - Permissions Model
      * [JBPORTAL-629] - PortalAuthorizationManager Interface
      * [JBPORTAL-632] - Remove the static nature of the NavigationalStateContext
      * [JBPORTAL-634] - review existing portlet container test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-636] - Portlet Specification 1.0 "PLT.F TCK Assertions"
      * [JBPORTAL-638] - "PLT.5 The Portlet Interface" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-639] - "PLT.6 Portlet Config" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-640] - "PLT.7 Portlet URLs" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-641] - "PLT.8 Potlet Modes" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-642] - "PLT.9 Window States" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-643] - "PLT.10 Portlet Context" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-644] - "PLT.11 Portlet Request" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-645] - "PLT.12 Portlet Responses" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-646] - "PLT.14 Portlet Preferences" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-647] - "PLT.15 Sessions" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-648] - "PLT.16 Dispatching Request to Servlets and JSPs" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-649] - "PLT.17 User Information" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-650] - "PLT.19 Portlet Applications" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-651] - "PLT.20 Security" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-652] - "PLT.22 Portlet Tag Library" test cases
      * [JBPORTAL-661] - Test portal servlet
      * [JBPORTAL-664] - Test user module
      * [JBPORTAL-665] - Test role module
      * [JBPORTAL-666] - Define clustered configuration
      * [JBPORTAL-669] - Portal Security RoadMap for Portal 2.4
      * [JBPORTAL-670] - Permissions Persistence
      * [JBPORTAL-673] - Test Case for WSRP Web Service Invocation
      * [JBPORTAL-674] - Migrate role based operations from the interface User to the RoleModule to improve the separation of concerns
      * [JBPORTAL-686] - WSRP Test Case should work with retroweaved JBossWS ie. jbossws14.sar
      * [JBPORTAL-719] - Layout strategy replace the current evaluate() method with two new metods for initialization and navigational state update
      * [JBPORTAL-720] - Page navigational state
      * [JBPORTAL-728] - Compute the preferences before activating the portlet instead of doing a lazy resolution of preferences values
      * [JBPORTAL-732] - PermissionRepository Implementation
      * [JBPORTAL-733] - Security Module should contain Permissions only for testing purposes
      * [JBPORTAL-734] - Effective lazy loading from PermissionRepository by Permission Collection
      * [JBPORTAL-738] - WSRP Integration test case for JBossWS
      * [JBPORTAL-739] - Improve management portlet loading
      * [JBPORTAL-741] - Ensure serialVersionUID on all serializable classes
      * [JBPORTAL-743] - Improve dynamic registration/unregistration of deployment factories
      * [JBPORTAL-748] - Verify portal 2.4 on Branch 4.0 on windows
      * [JBPORTAL-749] - Refactor classes from server to core module
      * [JBPORTAL-766] - Test Framework extension for Portlet Container tests
      * [JBPORTAL-782] - 'ActionRequest' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-783] - 'ActionResponse' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-784] - 'PortalContext' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-785] - 'Portlet' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-786] - 'PortletConfig' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-787] - 'PortletContext' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-788] - 'PortletPreferences' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-789] - 'PortletRequest' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-790] - 'PortletRequestDispatcher' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-791] - 'PortletResponse' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-792] - 'PortletSession' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-793] - 'PortletURL' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-794] - 'PreferencesValidator' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-795] - 'RenderRequest' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-796] - 'RenderResponse' interface Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-798] - 'PortletMode' class Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-799] - 'PortletSessionUtil' class Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-800] - 'WindowState' class Portlet Specification 1.0 API tests
      * [JBPORTAL-826] - Switch Service handlers to PortletInvoker architecture
      * [JBPORTAL-830] - Check integration with JBoss WS
      * [JBPORTAL-837] - Migration Application
      * [JBPORTAL-838] - Upgrade WSRP MarkUpTestCase Integration test for wsrp interop
      * [JBPORTAL-845] - Implement parsing of WSRP-encoded URLs for Consumer.
      * [JBPORTAL-846] - WSRP implementation tests
      * [JBPORTAL-849] - Add Tutorials Chapter to 2.4 User guide
      * [JBPORTAL-850] - Add JSPPortlet to tutorials chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-851] - Add JSFPortlet to tutorials chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-853] - Add structure, descriptor chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-854] - Testcase for grabbing endpoints from WSRP wsdl from a WSRP Producer
      * [JBPORTAL-855] - Create a test case that test that a portlet creates a portlet URL and then encode it using resp.encodeURL() in the wsrp case
      * [JBPORTAL-863] - Add Deploying a portlet chapter under tutorials
      * [JBPORTAL-865] - Enable replication of application scope attributes
      * [JBPORTAL-866] - Serialize/Unserialize replicated portlet session attributes using the class loader of the portlet web application
      * [JBPORTAL-869] - Refactor docs
      * [JBPORTAL-870] - Context path option in docs
      * [JBPORTAL-871] - Add portal debug instructions to ref guide
      * [JBPORTAL-872] - Move cms config to new cms chapter in reference guide
      * [JBPORTAL-873] - Update user docs for 2.4
      * [JBPORTAL-874] - Add cms configuration to cmsportlet chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-881] - Compatibility with Hibernate 3.2 (count returns Long) and back compatibility.
      * [JBPORTAL-882] - PortalObjects from -object.xml deployment descriptor not properly initalized
      * [JBPORTAL-900] - Review Navigational/InteractionState use in Portal
      * [JBPORTAL-901] - Make namespace constant accross invocations
      * [JBPORTAL-902] - Remove usage of RenderURL + form POST
      * [JBPORTAL-903] - Create QuickStart Guide
      * [JBPORTAL-907] - create initial documentation for portal migration app
      * [JBPORTAL-913] - Update the JBoss logo in the default CMS content to more appropriate
      * [JBPORTAL-926] - Add Warning on initial SQL error for table creation to install chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-928] - Update descriptor samples to point to 2.4 SVN repo in PSWAP
      * [JBPORTAL-933] - Update migration chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-934] - Update descriptor chapter section on portal instances and pages
      * [JBPORTAL-942] - Update quickstart guide for 2.4.
      * [JBPORTAL-943] - Add security-constraint descriptor to reference guide
      * [JBPORTAL-944] - Update CMS force dialect chapter
      * [JBPORTAL-945] - Add section to install chapter on configuring build for clustered
      * [JBPORTAL-947] - Remove dependency on itemExistsCommand for clustered cache
      * [JBPORTAL-948] - Update descriptor relationship image in ref docs
      * [JBPORTAL-950] - Finish -ds section in ref guide
      * [JBPORTAL-961] - Prettificate login page
      * [JBPORTAL-962] - Upload 2.4 CR2 to repository
      * [JBPORTAL-966] - Integrate WSRP tests in Portal test suite.
      * [JBPORTAL-967] - Upgrade ehcache version to 1.2.2
      * [JBPORTAL-972] - Portlet stateful invoker testing
      * [JBPORTAL-973] - Portlet instance container integration testing
      * [JBPORTAL-974] - Make tests put the TEST-* files in a sub directory of output in each module

      Thanks,

      Rali Genova
      JBoss QA