ICEfaces® EE 1.8.2.GA_P11

Release Notes

June 19th, 2019

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Overview

This document contains the following sections:


Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P11


ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P11 (Patch 11) is a production-certified maintenance release.

ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release


Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P10


ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P10 (Patch 10) is a production-certified maintenance release.

ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release


Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P09


ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P09 (Patch 9) is a production-certified maintenance release.

ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release


Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P08


ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P08 (Patch 8) is a production-certified maintenance release.

ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

  • Platform Support
  • Refer to the ICEfaces-EE JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEpack changes included in this release.


    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P07


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P07 (Patch 7) is a production-certified maintenance release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces-EE JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEpack changes included in this release.


    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P06


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P06 (Patch 6) is a production-certified maintenance release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release


    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P05


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P05 (Patch 5) is a production-certified maintenance release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEpack JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEpack changes included in this release.

    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P04


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P04 (Patch 4) is a production-certified maintenance release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE product page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEpack JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEpack changes included in this release.

    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P03


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P03 (Patch 3) is a production-certified release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE 1.x Product Page, and the ICEpack 1.x Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all of the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEpack JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEpack changes included in this release.


    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P02


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P02 (Patch 2) is a production-certified release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE Product Page, and the ICEpack Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release


    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEpack JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEpack changes included in this release.


    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA_P01


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA_P01 (Patch 1) is a production-certified release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE Product Page, and the ICEpack Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release.

    Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEfaces changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes In This Release

    Refer to the ICEpack JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the ICEpack changes included in this release.


    Changes in ICEfaces EE 1.8.2.GA


    ICEfaces EE (Enterprise Edition) 1.8.2.GA is a production-certified release.

    ICEfaces EE is a commercial software product that extends the ICEfaces open source project to provide additional advanced enterprise features, professional support options, and platform certification against a wide range of proprietary and open source application servers and Java EE middleware. For more information on ICEfaces EE, see the ICEfaces EE Product Page, and the ICEpack Wiki.

    Review the Known Issues prior to using this release. Review the Migration Notes if you plan to use an existing ICEfaces 1.7.x application with 1.8.x.

    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    Notable ICEfaces Changes (vs. ICEfaces 1.8.2 open-source) 

    Refer to the ICEfaces JIRA Change Log for detailed information on all the changes included in this release.

    Notable ICEpack Changes Since ICEpack 1.8.1 Beta


    Migration Notes


    The following changes may affect applications that were originally developed with ICEfaces 1.7.x.

    Asynchronous ICEfaces applications should be deployed with the new Push Server

    Asynchronous HTTP Server (AHS)

    Session Renderer API Repackaging

    ice:inputFile Component Changes

    Glassfish Grizzly ARP Support


    Supported Platforms


    Java


    ICEfaces is supported on the following Java versions:
    Note that ICEfaces 1.x is not supported on JSF 2 runtimes. ICEfaces 2/3/4 are targeted at JSF 2 runtime environments.

    Browsers


    Vendor
    Product
    Version
    Apple
    Safari
    9 - 12
    Google
    Chrome
    74
    Microsoft
    Edge
    41
    Microsoft
    Internet Explorer
    6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Mozilla
    Firefox
    22 - 64
    Opera
    Opera
    9, 10.1

    Mobile Browsers


    Vendor
    Product
    Platform Version
    Apple
    Safari 
    iPhone, iPod Touch 9 - 12
    Opera
    Opera Mobile
    Windows Mobile 8.65, 9.21b2

    Application Servers


    Vendor
    Product
    Version
    Apache
    Tomcat
    5.5, 6, 7, 8
    BEA Systems Inc.
    WebLogic Server
    8.1, 9.2, 10.1
    IBM
    Websphere Application Server
    6.0.2, 6.1, 7.0, 8.x
    Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3.x, 12c
    Oracle
    Oracle Application Server Container for J2EE (OC4J)
    10.1.3
    RedHat
    JBoss Application Server
    4.0.5, 4.2.x, 5.x, 6.x
    SAP
    NetWeaver
    7.0
    Sun Microsystems
    GlassFish
    v2.x, v3.0
    Sun Microsystems
    Sun Java System Application Server
    8.1, 9.x
    Webtide
    Jetty
    6.1.x

    Portal Containers


    Vendor
    Product
    Version
    Apache Pluto 1.1.7
    Apache Jetspeed 2 2.1.3
    BEA WebLogic Portal 10
    IBM
    WebSphere Portal
    6.1, 7
    Liferay
    Liferay Portal
    4.3.x, 5.x, 6.x
    RedHat
    JBoss Portal
    2.7.x
    Sun Microsystems
    Sun Glassfish Web Space Server
    10.1 Community Build 2

    Enterprise Push Server (EPS), Supported Application Servers


    Vendor
    Product
    Version
    Apache
    Tomcat (w/ Apache ActiveMQ 5.1 - 5.3.0)
    6.0
    JBoss Inc.
    JBoss Application Server
    4.2.x
    IBM
    Websphere Application Server
    6.1, 7.0
    Oracle (Sun)
    GlassFish (w/ ActiveMQ 5.1 - 5.3.0 only)
    2.x
    Oracle WebLogic Server
    9.2.MP3, 10.3.1, 12c


    Note: ICEfaces can generally be used with any Java IDE that supports JEE 1.4 0 (+JSF) and JEE 1.5 projects. If a specific ICEfaces integration is not available for your IDE, ICEfaces can be manually included into your project classpath. See the ICEfaces Tutorials for more information on using ICEfaces with a variety of IDEs.

    Known Issues

    The following section describes the most commonly encountered known issues with this release. For a complete reference of all outstanding issues please refer to the ICEfaces.org JIRA issue tracker.

    General

    JSP Markup

    ICEfaces Component Suite

    Portlets

    Spring WebFlow

    Sample Applications

    Application Servers

    ICEpack

    Support


    Please report any issues with this release to ICEsoft customer support.

    About ICEfaces

    ICEfaces delivers extensions to Java ServerFaces (JSF) that provide an AJAX-enabled rich presentation environment for JSF applications. ICEfaces brings value to any Java EE development project that needs to provide superior presentation capabilities to the web application user. In particular, ICEfaces provides the following features:

    Learn More

    This ICEfaces release comes with extensive documentation that will help you understand the product thoroughly. Documentation for this release is located in your installation directory at .../install_dir/icefaces/docs/. The following documents are provided in PDF format:

    1. ICEfaces Getting Started Guide - This guide takes you through product installation, environment configuration, demo app installation, and a basic 7-stage tutorial. This guide also contains information related to support for different application server environments and development tools.
    2. ICEfaces EE Developer's Guide - This guide contains information relevant to developing applications with ICEfaces. It describes the ICEfaces architecture, and explains key concepts that the ICEfaces developer should be aware of. It also provides a complete reference guide that covers APIs, configuration, components (including the ICEfaces Component Suite) and TLDs, and covers advanced topics like server-initiated rendering.
    3. ICEpack Wiki - Provides complete documentation for all ICEpack features, including:
      • Development Resources: Self-serve Training and Rapid Application Development.
      • Test Resources: Functional Testing and Load Testing.
      • Deployment Resources: Enterprise Deployment Guide, Enterprise Push Server (EPS), and the Clustered Push Development Guide.
    ICEfaces documentation is also available on-line at http://www.icesoft.org/.

    License Notice

    License agreements can be found in the .../install_dir/icefaces/docs/license directory.


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