JRebel changelog

Review the JRebel 2018.x changelogs.

2019.1.2 (20th May 2019)

JRebel Agent

  • Feature: added support for Tomcat 7.0.94, 8.5.40 and 9.0.19.
  • Feature: added support for Jetty 9.2.28, 9.3.27 and 9.4.17.
  • Feature: added support for WebSphere 9.0.0.11.
  • Feature: added support for WebSphere Liberty Profile 19.0.0.4.
  • Feature: added support for Google App Engine 1.9.73.
  • Feature: added support for Wicket 7 and 8.
  • Improvement: improved integration with JBoss and WildFly reducing memory overhead.
  • Improvement: improved integration with CXF adding support for reloading @WebServices with interceptors.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with WebLogic and JAX-RS that caused NullPointerException during deployment.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Spring and OSGi finding duplicate resources during classpath scanning.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Jetty that caused StackOverflowError when multiple mappings for DefaultServlet are present.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with WebSphere when JMX remote management is enabled.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with ATG that caused IllegalArgumentException for non-existing ATG-Config-Path entries.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with OpenWebBeans on TomEE that caused deployment failures when using exploded deployment.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with WebLogic where resource lookup from shared .war library could fail when using a Remote Server setup.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with BVal that caused ClassCastException to be thrown.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Weld where resolution of a specialized bean could result in null after reload.
  • Bug fix: fixed a bug that caused the static initialization of a class to not run if the class was reloaded before having been initialized.
  • Bug fix: fixed a bug that caused NoSuchMethodError when adding fields to a nested class compiled with Java 11.
  • Bug fix: fixed a bug that could cause JRebel to throw MethodTooLargeException during class loading.
  • Bug fix: fixed a bug that could cause NullPointerExceptions after removing a lambda.

 

JRebel for IntelliJ IDEA

  • Improvement: updated the “JRebel activated” notification.
  • Improvement: added tooltip for the Setup Guide reload step.
  • Bug fix: fixed a rebel.xml generation issue with special characters not being properly escaped.
  • Bug fix: fixed an issue when starting a run configuration with *Debug with JRebel* didn’t start up if pre-launch tasks contained “Run Another Configuration” step.

 

JRebel for Eclipse Family IDEs

  • Improvement: updated the “JRebel activated” notification.
  • Bug fix: fixed a rebel.xml generation issue with special characters not being properly escaped.
  • Bug fix: fixed a performance issue with Eclipse Debugger integration.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Eclipse Debugger that failed when reloading a class while suspended on a breakpoint.

 

JRebel for NetBeans

  • Improvement: updated the “JRebel activated” notification.
  • Bug fix: fixed a rebel.xml generation issue with special characters not being properly escaped.

 

JRebel for JDeveloper

  • Bug fix: fixed a rebel.xml generation issue with special characters not being properly escaped.

 

2019.1.1 (15th April 2019)

JRebel Agent

  • Feature: added support for Tomcat 8.5.39 and 9.0.17.
  • Feature: added support for Thorntail 2.3 and 2.4.
  • Improvement: improved integration with Camel adding support for reloading XSLT endpoints when the backing .xsl resource is changed.
  • Bug fix: fixed a performance issue with Struts that caused slowdowns during validation.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with MyBatis 3 that caused issues with .xml config files.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with WildFly 16 running on JDK 11 that caused JRebel to throw errors during startup.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Hibernate ORM that caused UnsupportedOperationException during startup due to hashCode methods with side-effects.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Mojarra that caused NoClassDefFoundError during startup.
  • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Spring and Hibernate ORM that caused JRebel to throw errors during startup.

 

JRebel for IntelliJ IDEA

  • Improvement: improved enabling the automatic compilation to align with new IDE settings as of Intellij IDEA 2018.2.0+.
  • Bug fix: fixed an issue where notifications were shown with the JRebel Setup Guide open.

 

JRebel for Eclipse Family IDEs

  • Improvement: aligned product onboarding steps – project configuration now comes before startup configuration.
  • Bug fix: fixed a StackOverflowError when enabling/disabling remoting in Eclipse Helios.
  • Bug fix: fixed an issue where black text appeared in the tabs when using dark theme.
  • Bug fix: fixed an issue where the JRebel Setup Guide was not shown in JRebel Configuration perspective.
  • Bug fix: fixed an issue where notifications were shown with the JRebel Setup Guide open.

 

JRebel for NetBeans

  • Bug fix: fixed occasional IOExceptions in the NetBeans log.

     

    JRebel for JDeveloper

  • Updated embedded JRebel agent to 2019.1.1.

     

    2019.1.0 (26th March 2019)

    JRebel Agent

    • Feature: added support for Java 12.
    • Feature: added support for Eclipse OpenJ9 0.13.0.
    • Feature: added support for WildFly 16.
    • Feature: added support for WebSphere 8.5.5.15.
    • Feature: added support for Payara 5.191.
    • Feature: added support for Hybris 1811.
    • Feature: added support for Weld 3.1.0.
    • Feature: added support for Vaadin 13.0.0.
    • Feature: added support for MyBatis Spring 2.0.0.
    • Improvement: improved integration with ATG, added support for loading configuration files from rebel.xml specified paths.
    • Improvement: improved integration with OpenWebBeans, added support for reloading @ApplicationScoped CDI beans.
    • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Tomcat 8.5.16.
    • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with WebLogic 12.2.1.3 that caused NoSuchMethodError exceptions during startup.
    • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with MyFaces where development mode was inadvertently enabled by JRebel.
    • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with iBatis that caused NoSuchMethodError exceptions when the runtime bytecode enhancement feature was enabled.
    • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with Kotlin 1.1 when using reflection.
    • Bug fix: fixed an integration issue with HK2 and Jersey when reloading resources.
    • Bug fix: fixed a bug that caused reflective accessibility to not always be honored on members of reloaded classes.

     

    JRebel for IntelliJ IDEA

    • Improvement: updated activation dialog for ZTLM team evaluation flow.
    • Bug fix: fixed an issue where Net Promoter Score notification was rendered incorrectly on Windows.

     

    JRebel for Eclipse Family IDEs

  • Improvement: updated activation dialog for ZTLM team evaluation flow.

     

    JRebel for NetBeans

  • Feature: added support for automatic path variables in rebel.xml.
  • Improvement: updated activation dialog for ZTLM team evaluation flow.

     

    JRebel for JDeveloper

  • Updated embedded JRebel agent to 2019.1.0.