Release Notes - GeoServer - Version 2.8-beta - HTML format

Bug

  • [GEOS-5393] - Build hangs in ResourceAccessManagerWFSTest.testInsertNoLimits if another GeoServer is listening on localhost:8080
  • [GEOS-6285] - csw getrecord response won't parse in internet explorer
  • [GEOS-6934] - gwc fails to render 900913 gridset with ImageMosaic store and the contour style
  • [GEOS-6948] - GeoServer UI accepts check box clicks outside the boxes
  • [GEOS-6996] - ImageMosaic store not updated for 1-bit palleted images
  • [GEOS-7019] - wrong schema element (om:FeatureOfInterest) on WCS20 EO Metadata
  • [GEOS-7037] - Intermittent build failures in gs-web-sec-core under load
  • [GEOS-7047] - WPS respose thread can get locked up if a CDATA-like output is requested in document form
  • [GEOS-7059] - Filter chain with "Basic" authentication not taking effect when also have "CAS" filter chain
  • [GEOS-7061] - Raster to vector transformation with re-projection using NetCDF as data store
  • [GEOS-7064] - Full text search unit tests in JDBCConfig failing
  • [GEOS-7065] - NPE on GetFeatureInfo for a layer with a vector style and a transform
  • [GEOS-7068] - GWC parameter filter editor clears unsaved data on delete
  • [GEOS-7073] - Eliminate one collection size call in WFS 2.0, when context allows
  • [GEOS-7074] - Fix REST configuration page pngAcceleration
  • [GEOS-7086] - GeoServer REST: namespace is deleted, but associated workspace is not
  • [GEOS-7088] - Hide deprecated and empty params from auto-generated store config GUI
  • [GEOS-7095] - Exploitable bypass for XXE fix
  • [GEOS-7117] - RecordTextFunction cannot go though a duplicating filter visitor
  • [GEOS-7119] - GRIB zip in community downloads has a missing dependency
  • [GEOS-7120] - ImageMosaic does not correctly update the layer bounding box when adding new granules
  • [GEOS-7121] - OL2 is (incorrectly) documented as default for WMS OpenLayers format
  • [GEOS-7124] - Remote Code Execution with XStream
  • [GEOS-7128] - OWS Dispatcher does not handle exceptions in fireFinishedCallback()
  • [GEOS-7135] - OpenLayers preview may fail tolaod a map with certain very specific bounding boxes
  • [GEOS-7139] - XXE fix breaks OWS POST in JBOSS
  • [GEOS-7151] - SecureCatalogImpl can cause CloseableIterator warnings
  • [GEOS-7153] - Closing Resources OutputStream bug
  • [GEOS-7155] - Null store name importing MongoDB store
  • [GEOS-7158] - WMS extended capabilities not populated if the first provider return a null root
  • [GEOS-7175] - Allow SingletonList class in XStreamPersister (Required by CoverageView)

New Feature

  • [GEOS-6901] - OGR based WPS output formats
  • [GEOS-7027] - New generic built-in style working with most layers
  • [GEOS-7133] - Community modules adding gdal_translate based output formats to WCS and WPS

Task

  • [GEOS-7096] - Deprecate SOLR data store per attribute layer generation
  • [GEOS-7111] - Document IN filter function taking variable number of arguments
  • [GEOS-7132] - Document REST API to upload app-schema mapping file
  • [GEOS-7147] - Update SLD ContrastEnhancement doc to align to GEOT-5180
  • [GEOS-7177] - Support system property to enable JAIExt operations

Improvement

  • [GEOS-3922] - Expose feature type filtering option
  • [GEOS-4833] - SetCharacterEncodingFilter is same as SpringFramework CharacterEncodingFilter
  • [GEOS-6895] - Update NetCDF-output community module to support NetCDF4-Classic output
  • [GEOS-6905] - Support embedding WCS 2.0 requests in WPS
  • [GEOS-6987] - Support new GWC Parameter Filter options via UI
  • [GEOS-7029] - Add GUI to enable/disable advanced projection handling and map wrapping
  • [GEOS-7035] - Allows system property to configure CRS Comparison Tolerance
  • [GEOS-7042] - Assorted INSPIRE extension improvements
  • [GEOS-7043] - Add option to set the SpatialDataSetIdentifier/@metadataURL attribute in INSPIRE extended capabilities
  • [GEOS-7049] - Allow autonomous and asynchonous data fetching in importer REST api
  • [GEOS-7054] - Developers Guide Refresh
  • [GEOS-7060] - New parameter to control reading the bbox from the Oracle geom_metadata tables
  • [GEOS-7080] - LDAP Example in the GeoServer documentation doesn't work
  • [GEOS-7083] - Allow an import to have a set of default transformations
  • [GEOS-7084] - Add a way to execute a import from REST in a single call
  • [GEOS-7105] - Improve GeoServer GDAL documentation for Windows
  • [GEOS-7125] - Improve support for joined tuples in CSV output format
  • [GEOS-7131] - Fix curl command in credentialsfromheader docs
  • [GEOS-7143] - Allow enabling/disabling the INSPIRE extension

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