2.0.0.RELEASE - Release Notes

The Maya (2.0) release of Gemini Web upgrades Gemini Web to pick up Apache Tomcat 7 and Servlet 3.0 support and delivers several smaller enhancements and bug fixes.

Since Apache Tomcat was upgraded by a major version number, the major version number of Gemini Web has been incremented.

Acknowledgements

A new committer, Violeta Georgieva who works for SAP AG, joined during this release and is now a prolific contributor.

Notable Improvements

  • Upgrade to Apache Tomcat 7.0.12
  • Support latest Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages and Expression Language specifications
  • Provide a new user guide
  • Enable default web.xml to be customised without having to modify org.eclipse.gemini.web.tomcat bundle
  • Support strict OSGi resolver mode (when internal Equinox packages are not used)
  • Improved decoding of web URL query strings

A full list of bugs included in this release is available here.