On behalf of the team and everyone who has contributed, I am pleased to announce that Spring Batch 4.3.6 has been released to Maven Central and that Spring Batch 5.0.0-M3 is now available from our milestone repository.
Spring Batch 4.3.6 is a patch release that comes with a number of bug fixes, enhancements, and dependency updates. For more details about the changes, see the change log.
This blog post is more about 5.0.0-M3, which comes with three major features:
- Native support improvements
- UTF-8 by default
- New Maven Bill of Materials