CXF 2.4.3 Release Notes

Overview

Apache CXF 2.4.3 delivers the latest set of patches and bug fixes for Apache CXF 2.4.x. This release fixes over 90 JIRA issues that have been reported by users.

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Installation Prerequisites

Before installing Apache CXF, make sure the following products,
with the specified versions, are installed on your system:

  • Java 5 Development Kit
  • Apache ant 1.6

Java 5 Development Kit

You must install the J2SE Development Kit (JDK) 5.0, which can be downloaded
from:

http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/download.jsp

After installing the JDK, set or modify the following environment variables:

  • JAVA_HOME – set this environment variable
    to point at the root directory of the JDK 5.0 installation.
  • PATH – make sure that your PATH includes:
    %JAVA_HOME%\bin (Windows)
    $JAVA_HOME/bin (UNIX)

Apache Ant 1.6.5 (or newer, 1.7.0 should work as well)

To run samples included in the binary distribution of Apache CXF,
you must install the Apache Ant 1.6.5 build utility, which can be downloaded
from:

http://ant.apache.org/bindownload.cgi

After installing Apache Ant, add the <AntInstallDir>/bin directory to your PATH.

For more details, see the Installation Guide.

Building the Samples

Building the samples included in the binary distribution is easy. Change to
the samples directory and follow the build instructions in the README.txt file
included with each sample.

Reporting Problems

If you have any problems or want to send feedback of any kind, please e-mail the
cxf dev list, dev@cxf.apache.org. You can also file issues in JIRA at:

http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CXF

Changelog

For a more detailed view of new features and bug fixes, see the release notes.

TKeySummaryAssigneeReporterPStatusResolutionCreatedUpdatedDue
Improvement CXF-3843 Update InTransformReader to replace simple element content Sergey Beryozkin Sergey Beryozkin Major Closed Fixed Oct 03, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Bug CXF-3842 WS-Policy: Caused by: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: local part cannot be "null" when creating a QName Daniel Kulp Marc Giger Major Closed Fixed Oct 03, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Bug CXF-3834 Array JAXRS parameters are not supported Sergey Beryozkin Sergey Beryozkin Minor Closed Fixed Sep 29, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3833 Add maxIdleTime attribute support on the engine element Willem Jiang Willem Jiang Major Closed Fixed Sep 29, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3832 Update JSONProvider to read from and write to Document Sergey Beryozkin Sergey Beryozkin Major Closed Fixed Sep 28, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3830 Remove unmaintained integration/JCA examples from CXF build. Glen Mazza Glen Mazza Minor Closed Fixed Sep 28, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Bug CXF-3828 german umlauts not supported in path names Daniel Kulp Thomas Minor Minor Closed Fixed Sep 27, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3825 Add a README file in the CXF_HOME/etc Willem Jiang Willem Jiang Minor Closed Fixed Sep 26, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3824 CLI tool -help should be able to list all switch in toolspec Freeman Fang Freeman Fang Major Closed Fixed Sep 26, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3823 cxf-rt-transport-http-jetty should have the dependency of servlet API 2.5 instead of 3.0 Willem Jiang Willem Jiang Major Closed Fixed Sep 26, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Bug CXF-3822 JAX-RS: A 406 status could should be returned for an improperly formatted Accept header Sergey Beryozkin Ka-Lok Fung Minor Closed Fixed Sep 24, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Bug CXF-3821 FormEncodingProvider does not check for null incoming object Sergey Beryozkin Mark McKenna Minor Closed Fixed Sep 22, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3820 SecurityToken class should be serializable Daniel Kulp Anubhav Sharma Minor Closed Fixed Sep 22, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3817 Add maven support on examples Willem Jiang Willem Jiang Major Closed Fixed Sep 21, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3815 Add bin script for wsdl2idl in the CXF kit Willem Jiang Willem Jiang Minor Closed Won't Fix Sep 21, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3814 update JDK download url in examples README.txt Freeman Fang Freeman Fang Minor Closed Fixed Sep 21, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Task CXF-3810 exclude ws_security/interopfest example from kit Freeman Fang Freeman Fang Major Closed Fixed Sep 20, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Bug CXF-3808 JAX-RS proxies don't work with the failover feature Sergey Beryozkin Sergey Beryozkin Major Closed Fixed Sep 19, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3807 jaasLoginModuleName methods in KerberosClient.java should be renamed to contextName Colm O hEigeartaigh Anubhav Sharma Minor Closed Fixed Sep 16, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
Improvement CXF-3806 WebClient should be able to replace or remove already set headers only Sergey Beryozkin Sergey Beryozkin Major Closed Fixed Sep 15, 2011 Oct 19, 2011
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