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Spring Boot 1.5.18 available now

On behalf of the team and everyone who has contributed, I am pleased to announce that Spring Boot 1.5.18 has been released and is is now available from repo.spring.io and Maven Central.

Spring Boot 1.5.18 is a maintenance release that includes 16 fixes, documentation improvements and dependency updates. Thanks to all that have contributed with issue reports and pull requests.

If you haven’t already upgraded to Spring Boot 2, please consider doing so as support for 1.x will end on August 1st 2019.

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This Week in Spring - November 27th, 2018

Hi Spring fans! Welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! This week I’m in Marikesh, Morocco for the epic Devoxx MA talking about all things Spring and cloud with my friends - Google’s Ray Tsang and Microsoft’s Bruno Borges. Then, tomorrow it’s off to Bern and Zurich Switzerland [for the local JUGs there. Tonight, in about 15 minutes, I’m doing a live training on Safari - “Bootiful Kotlin,” too.

As usual, we’ve got a ton of things to cover so let’s get to it!

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Spring Data Lovelace SR3, Kay SR12, and Ingalls SR17 released

On behalf of the Spring Data team, I’d like to announce the availability of the Lovelace SR3, Kay SR12, and Ingalls SR17 maintenance releases. All of these releases pick up the latest Spring Framework maintenance releases: 5.1.3, 5.0.11, and 4.3.21, respectively. The upcoming Spring Boot releases (2.1.1, 2.0.7, and 1.5.18) are going to pick up Lovelace SR3, Kay SR12, and Ingalls SR17, for your convenience.

The service releases ship with bug fixes and dependency upgrades and address almost 100 tickets in total. You can find the complete list of tickets by following the links below:

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Spring Framework 5.1.3, 5.0.11 and 4.3.21 available now

On behalf of the team, it is my pleasure to announce that Spring Framework 5.1.3, 5.0.11 and 4.3.21 are available now.

The third maintenance release of the 5.1 line includes over 45 fixes and improvements. Spring Framework 5.0.11 also includes a wide range of 34 fixes and improvements while Spring Framework 4.3.21 is, as expected, a rather minimal patch release.

The first maintenance candidate of Spring Boot 2.1, based on Spring Framework 5.1.3, is around the corner. We’ll also follow up with corresponding Spring Boot 2.0.7 and 1.5.18 releases later this week.

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Spring Cloud Greenwich.M3 is available

On behalf of the community, I am pleased to announce that the Milestone 3 (M3) of the Spring Cloud Greenwich Release Train is available today. The release can be found in Spring Milestone repository. You can check out the Greenwich release notes for more information.

Notable Changes in the Greenwich Release Train

This milestone is compatible with Spring Boot 2.1.0.RELEASE. Changes have been made for Java 11 compatibility. See the Github Project for more information.

Spring Cloud Bus

Fixed a compatiblity issue with Spring Cloud Stream.

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This Week in Spring - November 20th, 2018

Hi Spring fans! How’s things? I’m in Taipei, Taiwan, where I’ve presented at the local JUG and at the Cloud Native Forum. It’s been a crazy good time on the ground eating delicious “stinky tofu” (that’s its name!), trying to figure out the difference between traditional Chinese characters and so-called simplified Chinese characters used in China, and of course making tons of new friends.

In less than 24h I’ll be on a plane winging my way back west where I’ll join my family, and our newest addition, and our friends, and we’ll celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday together. It’s this time of year when I try to take stock of all the things for which I’m grateful and you know what, dear reader? Time and time again, I think of you, the community that makes Spring the best place to integrate and innovate. I am thankful for you. I’m sure I speak for the Spring team and Pivotal at large when I say, we are thankful for you.

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Spring Cloud Stream Fishtown.RC2 /2.1.0.RC2 Release Announcement

We are pleased to announce the second Release Candidate of the Spring Cloud Stream Fishtown release train - Fishtown.RC2/2.1.0.RC2.

Spring Cloud Stream Fishtown 2.1.0.RC2 is available for use in the Spring Milestone repository.

As a follow up to 2.0.0.RC2, this release primarily encompasses minor enhancements and bug fixes.
As it stands now this should be the final Release Candidate before General Availability release 2.0.0.RELEASE in several weeks.

NOTE:
If the applications are created from Spring Initializr, they need to add this BOM snippet in maven dependency management before the spring-cloud BOM declaration, otherwise you’ll end up with the latest snapshot:

<dependency>
           <groupId>org.springframework.cloud</groupId>
           <artifactId>spring-cloud-stream-dependencies</artifactId>
           <version>Fishtown.RC2</version>
           <type>pom</type>
           <scope>import</scope>
</dependency>
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Announcing Spring Cloud Function - 2.0.0.RC2

We are pleased to announce the second Release Candidate of the Spring Cloud Function - 2.0.0.RC2.

Individual modules of Spring Cloud Function 2.0.0.RC2 are available for use in the Spring Milestone repository.

As a follow up to 2.0.0.RC1, this release primarily encompasses minor enhancements and bug fixes.
As it stands now this should be the final Release Candidate before General Availability release 2.0.0.RELEASE in several weeks.

How can you help?

If you’re interested in helping out, check out the “ideal for contribution” tag in the issue repository. If you have general questions, please ask on stackoverflow.com using the spring-cloud-function tag.

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