Teiid Designer 7.7 Release Notes

    Release Notes - Teiid Designer - Version 7.7

     

    Teiid Designer Release 7.7 included a number of bug fixes as well as new features including:

     

    Bug

    • [TEIIDDES-321] -         Expression Builder in the Transformation Editor does not allow negative numeric constant values
    • [TEIIDDES-854] -         Create Web Service Action should request to save modified editor before wizard wizard is shown
    • [TEIIDDES-923] -         Passing NULL into a Procedure in Preview Causes Exception
    • [TEIIDDES-1068] -         Import of Salesforce model does not map the BusinessHours table columns correctly
    • [TEIIDDES-1109] -         Error while validating Web service operation transformation points to source in underlying error-free model
    • [TEIIDDES-1118] -         Add/Remove operations on a VDB should block other operations on the VDB
    • [TEIIDDES-1154] -         Model Extension Definition (MED) Editor Does Not Reload When The MED File Was Changed On The File System From Outside The MED Editor
    • [TEIIDDES-1156] -         Cache hint not being displayed after validation of Virtual Procedure in JBoss Developer Studio
    • [TEIIDDES-1175] -         Importing a new model when an existing model is selected in the modeler tree works, but leaves old model info in Data Source props
    • [TEIIDDES-1179] -         Source Tab Of MED Editor Does Not Set Header Title
    • [TEIIDDES-1184] -         Model Extension Property Definitions With Allowed Values But Without A Default Value Throw Exception In Properties View
    • [TEIIDDES-1186] -         Teiid Designer Generating a RESTEasy War file returns no value
    • [TEIIDDES-1192] -         Import Flat File Source >> Source and View Model places model in root directory and not selected sub-directories
    • [TEIIDDES-1199] -         New Teiid Instance: Admin test doesn't indicate it's admin (and more)
    • [TEIIDDES-1200] -         Synchronizing a VDB takes too long in 7.4.2
    • [TEIIDDES-1204] -         XmlProfileDetailsWizardPage.NotXmlUrl.Message  not found in i18n properties
    • [TEIIDDES-1206] -         CLONE - Unable to connect to the Teiid Server
    • [TEIIDDES-1210] -         MED Schema Should Enforce Unique Extend Metaclass And Unique Property Definition IDs Within A Metaclass
    • [TEIIDDES-1215] -         Clicking button to expand SQL in transformation editor gets UnhandledEventLoopException
    • [TEIIDDES-1224] -         Deleting MED from ModelExplorer does not close the open Editor
    • [TEIIDDES-1225] -         'Add MED to Registry' action allows attempt to add an invalid MED to the registry
    • [TEIIDDES-1226] -         Removal of SF builtIn MED from SFModel results in empty model file
    • [TEIIDDES-1227] -         Exception starting Designer with Empty VDB
    • [TEIIDDES-1231] -         IllegalArgumentException on re-import of JDBC tables
    • [TEIIDDES-1232] -         SWT Thread access error in Transformation Editor.
    • [TEIIDDES-1237] -         Apostrophe Malfunction in Use Qualified Names tool-tip
    • [TEIIDDES-1238] -         NPE opening web service model for editing
    • [TEIIDDES-1239] -         SWT Thread access error in DqpUiPlugin shutting down Designer
    • [TEIIDDES-1242] -         Designer needs to upgrade to Teiid 7.7.x client to fix TEIID-1882
    • [TEIIDDES-1247] -         XMI files have ProducerVersion numbers suffixed with ".qualifier"
    • [TEIIDDES-1249] -         Message errors with Flat File and XML File import wizards
    • [TEIIDDES-1252] -         Overriden Translator name is reset to original Traslator name when synchronize called
    • [TEIIDDES-1254] -         The System.vdb is not up to date
    • [TEIIDDES-1255] -         Execution plan without executing the query
    • [TEIIDDES-1266] -         The VDB editor Query Timeout specifies seconds, but it's really milliseconds
    • [TEIIDDES-1270] -         SQL Templates for Insert, Update, and Delete queries need to be modified to represent new syntax for Teiid 7.7
    • [TEIIDDES-1275] -         CreateViewTableAction icon needs to be replaced.
    • [TEIIDDES-1276] -         Action Set for "Model Flat File Source > Create source model from local flat file source" opens wrong wizard.
    • [TEIIDDES-1277] -         Cheat Sheet for "Model Local XML File Source" inconsistent with other sheets
    • [TEIIDDES-1283] -         Preview Error - Unable to transform column type
    • [TEIIDDES-1290] -         NPE importing Flat File or XML File on Finish
    • [TEIIDDES-1291] -         Add "Deprecated" to the Function model class option in the New Model Wizard

                   

    Enhancement

    • [TEIIDDES-942] -         Need better indication of Error in Query Plan retrieval
    • [TEIIDDES-1027] -         CLONE - Allow for the parsing of fixed width files that don't use delimiters.
    • [TEIIDDES-1102] -         Improve the SQL Results View
    • [TEIIDDES-1165] -         MED Editor Overview page should utilize same "Model Class" and "Model Type" combo boxes as the New Metadata Model wizard.
    • [TEIIDDES-1187] -         Add MED Editor's Overview info as a second page in the New MED wizard
    • [TEIIDDES-1213] -         Improve WSDL to Source Wizard
    • [TEIIDDES-1230] -         Add ability to create View tables/model during JDBC import
    • [TEIIDDES-1236] -         vdb.xml file model element should have a metamodel class attribute
    • [TEIIDDES-1240] -         Add ability to set description and add models in the New VDB wizard
    • [TEIIDDES-1265] -         Improvements to Execution Plan retrieval
    • [TEIIDDES-1274] -         Remove duplicate actions for New Child/Sibling > 'Base Table'
    • [TEIIDDES-1278] -         Cheat Sheet Links and Sheet titles should be consistent
    • [TEIIDDES-1279] -         Cheat Sheet for "Create multi-source VDB" need work
    • [TEIIDDES-1280] -         Fix intro wording on Cheat Sheets

           

    Feature Request

    • [TEIIDDES-880] -         Execution Plan for a query executed in Teiid is hard to find in JBDS
    • [TEIIDDES-1194] -         Provide query plan for the preview queries
    • [TEIIDDES-1202] -         Teiid Designer (DTP) Execute All sends all queries at once to Server - Server should handle these bulk queries
    • [TEIIDDES-1214] -         Provide view that organizes quick-links to lists of common modeling tasks
    • [TEIIDDES-1228] -         Create Preview Data Dialog
    • [TEIIDDES-1235] -         Create a "Consume a SOAP Web Service" cheat sheet

               

    Quality Risk

    • [TEIIDDES-1069] -         The Wizard for Creating Web Service (SOAP and Non-SOAP) Needs Clarification

                   

    Task

    • [TEIIDDES-1182] -         MED Boolean Property Definitions Should Not Store Allowed Values In The MED
    • [TEIIDDES-1190] -         Version 7.7 Release Work
    • [TEIIDDES-1205] -         Reminder to deprecate the old extension framework for later removal
    • [TEIIDDES-1218] -         Modify Built-In MEDs To Have A Scheme And A Year
    • [TEIIDDES-1219] -         Extension Property Keys Should Include The Namespace URI When Indexed
    • [TEIIDDES-1263] -         Need to add a MED to attach Translator Override properties to a source or view model
    • [TEIIDDES-1269] -         Teiid Designer Import and New wizards need a way to create a Teiid Model Project if no open/valid projects exist in workspace
    • [TEIIDDES-1281] -         Find common usages of IPropertiesContext props and create utility methods
    • [TEIIDDES-1286] -         Fix cheat sheet property initialization issues

               

    Sub-task

    • [TEIIDDES-882] -         Create new SOAP service connection profile.
    • [TEIIDDES-1066] -         Enable editing of the translator override when its being created, the name is not editable
    • [TEIIDDES-1191] -         Version 7.7 Release Documentation
    • [TEIIDDES-1221] -         Create an Advisor View that can monitor state for a given context and use-case
    • [TEIIDDES-1223] -         Create SQL String Template framework and dialog for use in new view construction and SQL editing
    • [TEIIDDES-1261] -         Add Better Support for SOAP Envelopes Elements in the Request and Response of Web Service Sources
    • [TEIIDDES-1262] -         Modifications Needed for WSDL to Source Importer