We are pleased to announce that
Spring Framework 1.0 Release Candidate 2
has just been released. RC2 covers all features targeted for 1.0 final,
which should be released soon.
Changes since Release Candidate 1 include:
support via Quartz and Timer
- support for the
SqlMapClient API of iBATIS SQL Maps 2
convenience methods, taking prepared
statement arguments as Object array
- support for
custom RMI socket factories and
additional RMI invocation parameters
placeholders via J2SE 1.4 Preferences
- optional "type"
attribute for "constructor-arg" tag
in XML bean definitions
- simplified AOP
Advisor interface hierarchy
- extended mapping
configuration options in
- metadata support
uses latest Commons Attributes
supports Velocity Tools 1.1
A full list of changes is included in the the changelog.
The release can be downloaded here
On a side note: after the 1.0 release, we will be focussing on new
features, some of which can be
found in our JIRA.
have a look, but note that list is still subject to change.