I am pleased to announce that the first release candidate for Spring Boot 1.2.0 is available now in the Spring milestone repository. This release adds a number of improvements and new features over M2. Highlights include:
- Tomcat 8 or Jetty 9 as the default embedded servlet container (providing Servlet 3.1 support).
- A new
- Access to start.spring.io using the
spring initCLI command.
- Email support including a new
- Additional health and metrics endpoints.
Thanks again to everyone that has contributed to the release! We're planning one more release candidate before we go GA, so please do give it a go and report any problems using the project Issue tracker.