Quick links: Content - sections - sub sections

Trace: 1.2beta1

Wiki: Sitemap - Recent Changes - Back link

This is an old revision of the document!

Jelix 1.2beta1

This page is listing updates and enhancements added since 1.1.x version, and that are available in the 1.2beta1 version.

Changelog updated as of : abb1b07f531c

Main improvements

  • new module management
  • new install and upgrade system
  • new wizard system (configurable) to install a jelix application
  • Improved the performance and the flexibility of jDb profiles
  • new jCache class to store all you want in a cache, and where you want (memcache, files..)
  • support of nosql database with jKVDb
  • possibility to put an application offline easily
  • updated TCPDF to 4.5.015
  • updated Wikirenderer to 3.1.2

Migrating from Jelix 1.1.x

Read the corresponding chapter in the manual of Jelix 1.2.

Details of changes

Enhancements, new features

  • New modules management.
    • ticket #821: Improve the policy management module. see above.
  • ticket #31/#263: new installation/update system
    • a module should provide a class which should inherit from jInstallerModule. For upgrades, a module can provides a file for each version which needs to do things to upgrade to this version.
    • ticket #965: moved jInstallCheck to installer/ and unified message reporters between jInstallCheck and jInstaller. The same interface is used now.
  • ticket #1048: support of nosql database with jKVDb
  • jDb and jDao
    • Improved the performance and the flexibility of jDb profiles. Now a profile name can be an alias or a real name. If a profile doesn't exist, the default profile is used. So, if an external module needs a specific profile name, we don't have to setup a profile. We just have to set an alias.
    • ticket #590: make PDO/sqlite database path specification relative.
    • new method jDbConnection::tools, and jDb::getTools is now deprecated.
    • new jDbSchema object to create and manage tables. only mysql driver for the moment.
    • ticket #799: experimental jdb driver for mssql
    • ticket #871: jDbTools provides a way to translate any field type.
      • Dao files can now refers to any database field type, although it doesn't support blob fields yet
      • support of a new attribute autoincrement on the property element in jdao
      • better support of long numerical values
      • new properties on jDbField: unifiedType, unsigned, minLength, maxLength minValue maxValue
      • new methods on jDbTools: getTypeInfo, unifiedToPhpType, stringToPhpValue, escapeValue, getBooleanValue, encloseName
      • no more static properties on jDaoCompiler
      • Api of jDaoParser and jDaoGenerator has changed
      • new properties on jDaoProperty: unifiedType, autoIncrement, and the signature of the constructor has changed
      • removed the deprecated method jDb::getProfil and you should use jDb::getProfile instead.
    • ticket #923: jDao, support of insertpattern on primary key not autoincremented. removed also the primary keys into update queries
    • ticket #869: execSQLScript now is able to use the table prefix indicated in a profile
    • ticket #477: support of postgresql schemas in jdb profiles. you can indicate the search_path value
  • jForms
    • ticket #784: help messages are not shown anymore with javascript
    • ticket #887: jFormsBase::prepareObjectFromControls supports the new unifiedType
    • ticket #1000: new jFormsBase::getUploads() method
    • ticket #1002: CSS classes added to specify control types in html builders
    • ticket #934: new wikieditor widget for jForms
  • Responses
    • ticket #810: we can now change the title of the html response with the jtpl meta plugin
    • ticket #864: improvements on jResponseLatexPdf
      • added a date property
      • added a property outputFileName
      • we can choice the title
      • changes on the command line call
    • Added a property $temporary on redirect and redirecturl responses
    • ticket #737: display of the stack trace with the error message, in responses, if the TRACE keyword is used in the configuration
    • ticket #1063: support of author and generator metas on jResponseHtml
    • ticket #860: possibility to concatene and compress JS and CSS files automatically
  • Utils
    • ticket #540: new jCache class.
    • ticket #796: added a new output type FULL_LANG_DATE in jDateTime.
    • ticket #623: new method jDateTime::substract
    • jMailer: added a new type of mailer, file, to store mails into files instead of sending them, to test an application without having connectivity to internet
    • Added a new method isModified on jIniFileModifier and jIniMultiFilesModifier
    • improved jIniFileModifier : removeValue(), supporting comments when removing a value.
    • methods of jCrypt become public.
    • new class jVersionComparator
  • core
    • ticket #854: Optimisation of the loading of coord plugins.
    • ticket #903: jUrl, significant engine: multiple modules without action for a unique entrypoint.
    • New method jRequest::getProtocol()
    • ticket #656: better support of PUT for rest controllers.
  • jTpl
    • ticket #804: parenthesis were not accepted in foreach statements
    • added a default tpl variable in jTpl: $j_locale, which contains the current locale code
    • added the include plugin for jtpl
    • ticket #808: add break jTpl plugin.
    • ticket #943: cycle_init accepts now arrays as argument
    • ticket #760: new tpl plugin, modifier truncatehtml.
    • ticket #996: meta_html plugin allows now additionnal parameters
    • ticket #1003: new mailto plugin
    • ticket #938: new jfullurl plugin
    • ticket #654: date_format accepts now a timestamp for the default date
    • ticket #1019: new hook plugin, to send events during the content generation
    • ticket #993: new gravatar plugin
  • jAcl2
    • ticket #1014: jAcl2db_admin: localized subject instead of the id
    • ticket #1015: new jAcl2DbUserGroup::getPrivateGroup() method
    • ticket #1016: jAcl2Db: support named groups
  • jEvents : more flexibility by calling the old method performEvent on listeners
  • junittest module: new method jUnitTestsDb::assertTableContainsRecordsByKeys
  • Diff lib: table formater generates now better html content and with line numbers. Added also a default css for diff formating.
  • ticket #947: master_admin module: add an $order property on masterAdminDashboardWidget
  • ticket #934 Added markitup, a wiki editor in javascript
  • ticket #1051: additionnal events generated by jAuth: AuthErrorLogin and AuthBeforeLogin
  • jUrl
    • Significant url engine: you can now use <entrypoint type=…> instead of <…entrypoint>
    • ticket #767: allowing external files to define significant urls
  • jelix-scripts
    • ticket #870: new script to create a business class from a dao
    • ticket #848: createform and createdaocrud create now files for locales
    • ticket #937: commands can now indicate if the application must exist or not to run the command
  • remove deprecated classes and members from some classes: jController::processZone, jResponseHtml::_commonProcess, jResponseHtmlFragment::_commonProcess, jResponseXUL::_commonProcess, jFormsBase::getDatas, jTpl::metaFetch, jDateTime::BD_*, interface jIFormDatasource, class jDummyAuthUser

Bug fixes

  • These release contains all bug fixed in 1.1.x series.

Other versions

en/changelog/1.2beta1.1287909918.txt.gz · Last modified: 2010/10/24 10:45 by laurent
Recent changes RSS feed Creative Commons License