Release Notes SiteVision 5.2

SiteVision 5.2 is here. The release includes timer events and global app data, as well as many other improvements and bug fixes.

Infrastructure

Upgrades

  • [SV-27624] Rhino (JavaScript engine) is upgraded to 1.7.11

Improvements

Improvements

  • [SV-28275] Addressing portlets with '.json' suffix should automatically set Content-Type to application/json
  • [SV-28286] Introduce 'name'-property for sv:commentField and sv:orderItem

Bug fixes

  • [SV-28267] Unexpected value when retrieving 'description'-property from sv:scriptField
  • [SV-28405] 'displayName'-property should use context locale when resolved for system nodes (sv:trashcan etc)
  • [SV-28431] Sandbox issues in AuthenticationUtil
  • [SV-28442] Sandbox issues for Map.Entry-objects when iterated from Map.entrySet().iterator()

See the Public API Change Log for full details

WebApps

Improvements

  • [SV-28341] Introduce globalAppData - app configuration that is shared among all instances of a WebApp

Bug fixes

  • [SV-28218] Exception is incorrectly thrown when using an empy template

RESTApps

Improvements

  • [SV-28172] Timer events - system events that are emitted periodically
  • [SV-28314] Visualize which events a RESTApp is listening to in the editor

WebApps and RESTApps

Improvements

Bugs

  • [SV-28319] Config template (app-config.html) is returned with no Content-Type (when config/index.js is missing)
  • [SV-28361] appData.getArray returns id-string for non resolvable nodes (no permission, not published etc). Non resolvable nodes should be omitted

Data Storage

Improvements

  • [SV-28214] Simplified callback-free API. Reads and writes are always executed synchronously.

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