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Spring IDE WebFlow Editor Preview 2 Released

Dear Spring Community,

We are pleased to announce that Spring IDE WebFlow Support Preview Release 2 has been released. 


PR2 is a bugfix release with a few enhancements. For a complete list of bugfixes and enhancements included visit http://springide.org/project/report/9.




Changes:

  • Full support for Spring WebFlow PR3 features

  • WebFlowValidator as extension to Spring IDE core’s builder extension point

  • Polished the graphical editor interface

  • Added support for Xml comments

  • Several bugfixes and enhancements


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Spring Web Flow PR4 Released

Dear Spring Community,

I’m pleased to announce the release of
Spring Web Flow Preview 4 (PR4). This release aligns Spring Web Flow
for use with Spring 1.2.2+.

This will be the last Web Flow preview release; the next release will be 1.0 RC1. To download, access: http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=73357&package_id=148517

Note: there are some incompatible changes between PR3 and PR4. This includes a root package rename from org.springframework.web.flow to org.springframework.webflow,
noting Web Flow’s status as a standalone module deserving of a
top-level package.  For a complete list of changes, access the
change log here: http://opensource.atlassian.com/confluence/spring/display/WEBFLOW/Change+Log

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Spring IDE 1.2.1 Released

We are pleased to announce that Spring IDE v1.2.1 has been released.


Version 1.2.1 is a bugfix release with a few enhancements. For a complete list of bugfixes and enhancements included visit http://springide.org/project/milestone/Release%201.2.1

 

Changes:
  • Updated to Spring 1.2.2
  • Graph reopens after Eclipse has been restarted
  • Graph shows dependencies for interceptors and lookup-methods
  • Validator handles lookup-methods and list of interceptor names in ProxyFactoryBean
More details are available from the project’s site http://springide.org/

This release is available from the project’s Eclipse update site http://springide.org/updatesite/

For bug reports tickets can be opened via http://springide.org/project/newticket 
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Spring Framework 1.2.2 Released

We’re pleased to announce that Spring 1.2.2 has just been released.
This is a bugfix and minor enhancement release. It also provides a
unified basis for the upcoming Spring WebFlow release candidate.



Besides refinements in the JTA transaction synchronization and
SQLException translation, this release introduces a variety of internal
refactorings and new helper classes. Furthermore, support for JDK 1.5’s
XML-based properties format has been added to all relevant Spring
classes.



We have also extended our reference documentation in various areas.
Most importantly, it covers JDO, TopLink, OJB, and JCA CCI now.



For complete details on changes and bug fixes, please see the change log.

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Spring Framework 1.2.1 Released

We’re pleased to announce that Spring 1.2.1 has just been released.
This is a bugfix and refinement release, addressing a number of issues
found in 1.2 final.

Furthermore, the PetClinic sample has been updated to
serve as showcase for JMX export: the JDBC version exposes a cache
refresh operation and a call monitor via JMX now.

We’d like to
encourage all Spring 1.2 RC/final users to upgrade to Spring 1.2.1, in
particular if using the Hibernate3 integration.

For complete details on changes and bug fixes, please see the change log.

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Spring Web Flow PR3 Released

Spring Web Flow PR3 has been released. Here’s Keith’s mailing list announcement: 

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Dear Spring Community,

I’m pleased to announce the release of Spring Web Flow Preview 3.  This is a major new release with a substantial number of new features: both in terms of power and convenience.  This release is considered stable for development use.

To download, access: http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=73357&package_id=148517

Note: there are a few incompatible changes between PR2 and PR3.  For a listing and a porting guide, access the change log here: http://opensource.atlassian.com/confluence/spring/display/WEBFLOW/Change+Log

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Spring IDE WebFlow Support Preview Release 1

Christian Dupuis has announced a new preview version of the
Eclipse-based Spring-IDE which has graphical editor support for Spring
Web Flow.

Here’s Christian’s announcement from the mailing list:

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Dear Spring Community,



We have just released the first preview version of the Spring IDE WebFlow support. Please use this release to give us feedback.



Features:




* Full featured graphical editor for String WebFlow Xml  configurations files.

   - Support for latest Spring WebFlow PR 3 features

   - Drag’n’Drop editing

   - Validation during edit

   - Print and Export (jpg and bmp) functionality

   - Automated lay outing of Spring WebFlow config file including connection routing

   - Side-by-side editing of the same configuration file in

     your favorite Xml Editor Plugin and in the WebFlow Editor

* Integration with Spring IDE Beans View and Beans Graph

   - Beans ConfigSet can be associated with a WebFlow ConfigSet for validation

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Spring IDE 1.2 released

Dear Spring Community,

We are pleased to announce that Spring IDE v1.2 has been released.

Version 1.2 is a port to Eclipse 3 with a bunch of bugfixes. For a complete list of bugfixes included
visit http://springide.org/project/milestone/Release%201.2

Changes:

  • Ported to Eclipse 3.0

  • Added support for Eclipse 3.1M7

  • Updated to Spring v1.2

  • Refactored
    generic stuff (e.g. model, project nature + action, incremental project
    builder, …) into separate plugins
    (org.springframework.ide.eclipse.core and
    org.springframework.ide.eclipse.ui)

  • add change notification and visitor support to generic model

  • beans model now extends generic model defined in new plugin org.springframework.ide.eclipse.beans.core

  • all jars moved from org.springframework.ide.eclipse.beans.core to new plugin org.springframework.ide.eclipse.core

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Spring Framework 1.2 Released

On this lucky Friday the 13th, we are pleased to announce that Spring 1.2 final has just been released.

(Thanks to Juergen for doing the packaging and his usual coding heroics). 

The major new features since 1.2 RC2 are:



  • TopLink support (for both TopLink 9.0.4 and 10.1.3)

  • JDO 2.0 support (tested against JPOX 1.1 beta 3)

  • Hibernate 3.0.3 support (aggressive release of Connections)


The overall major new features of Spring 1.2 are:



  • finer-grained distribution jar files

  • simplified XML bean definitions

  • JMX support

  • JDK 1.5 transaction annotation

  • support for WebLogic JTA extensions

  • JDBC RowSet support

  • JCA CCI support

  • JDO2 support

  • Hibernate3 support

  • TopLink support

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Spring Modules 0.1 Released

We are pleased to announce that Spring Modules 0.1 has just been released.

Downloads can be found at: http://springmodules.dev.java.net.

This release includes:



  • Integration with HiveMind, allowing for HiveMind services to be exposed as Spring beans
  • Spring-style integration classes for JSR-94 rules engines such as Jess and Drools
  • Spring-style configuration for OSWorkflow
  • Integration classes for Commons Validator (taken from Spring sandbox)



The HiveMind and Commons Validator support classes
are considered to be stable and ready for use in production.
Modifications to the JavaScripthandling in Commons Validator will
appear in 0.2.

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