Release Notes - GeoServer - Version 2.16.2 - HTML format


  • [GEOS-9189] - Unable to delete datastore through REST without recurse=true if not the only datastore in the workspace
  • [GEOS-9190] - Unable to create feature type through REST if two stores on different workspaces have the same name
  • [GEOS-9191] - FileSystemWatcher: 100% CPU usage while idle running on a large data directory
  • [GEOS-9341] - Misaligned tile contents when rendering heterogenenous CRS mosaics, with reprojection, APH enabled, and high oversampling
  • [GEOS-9348] - Tools menu does not work in Geoserver 2.16
  • [GEOS-9375] - WCS 2.0 scalefactor=0 can cause excess memory usage
  • [GEOS-9382] - GeoServer fails to truncate tiles caches with parameters
  • [GEOS-9388] - App-Schema WFS GetFeature includes namespaces for all workspaces on isolated workspace
  • [GEOS-9406] - Data format issues on Custom vector dimensions GetCapabilities
  • [GEOS-9420] - GeoFenceAccessManager leaks HTTP clients
  • [GEOS-9428] - Authkey role service filters broken on 2.16+
  • [GEOS-9430] - Integration Test involving app-schema MongoDB datasource with empty list on MongoDB collections
  • [GEOS-9431] - Integrated GWC does not kick in when making request not qualified by workspace

New Feature

  • [GEOS-9316] - Support for vector custom dimensions (GSIP 177)
  • [GEOS-9339] - App-Schema Cardinality 1..N support for unbounded anonymous sequence children elements


  • [GEOS-9456] - Backporting JSON-LD module to 2.16.x


  • [GEOS-8648] - Importer concurrent jobs are not limited
  • [GEOS-9364] - Mongodb datastore should be able to use HTTP(s) and Zip file Urls as Schema Store
  • [GEOS-9409] - Change the wording ‘Boring default style’ in the Styles
  • [GEOS-9435] - [community - oauth2] Include basic auth header for Oauth2 token instrospection requests
  • [GEOS-9528] - Updated HTTP components to version 4.5.11

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