Nacos v2.0.0-ALPHA.1 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-12-04 // 5 months ago
  • This version mainly uses gRPC to replace HTTP as the communication between client and server.
    โ™ป๏ธ And refactor the data model of naming module to adapt new communication model.

    ๐Ÿ”‹ Feature/Enhancement/Refactor

    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3328] nacos support grpc ,base functions submit.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3334] Nacos config support gRPC.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3343] Add naming support gRPC for register and deregister instance.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3344] support config query in rpc channel ,add switch http/rpc at client side.
    [#3350] add server side connection listener ,and add client version.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3352] Add naming support gRPC for query instance list and service info.
    โšก๏ธ [#3357] response model optimize area/Config kind/feature.
    โšก๏ธ [#3365] client reconnection optimize .
    โšก๏ธ [#3367]client reconnect optimize, combine first time start and reconnect code.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3373] Naming support un/subscribe service by grpc.
    โšก๏ธ [#3385] server side client connection listener optimize and listen context and notifier updated.
    โ™ป๏ธ [#3386] Refactor for naming sdk.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3478][#3521] Add gprc support-> add server push ack.
    [#3795][#3809][#3825][#3849][#3860] Adapt old client for naming module.
    ๐Ÿ“‡ [#4099][#4260][#4279][#4354][#4367] Add metadata for service and use raft to consistence.
    โฌ†๏ธ [#4383] Upgrade Nacos Api/Client modules to support JDK 1.8 compilation

    ๐Ÿ‘€ There are many changes for this new feature. detail see https://github.com/alibaba/nacos/milestone/22?closed=1.


Previous changes from v1.4.0

  • โ™ป๏ธ This version mainly refactors the distro protocol of the naming module and sinks to the nacos-core module.
    ๐ŸŽ At the same time, jraft is used to replace the old self-implemented raft protocol to improve the performance and accuracy of raft semantics.
    โšก๏ธ Secondly, this version completely unifies the http clients used by nacos, optimizes the usage of some http clients, and reduces connection cost, especially the number of CLOSE_WAIT connections.
    ๐Ÿ“‡ Finally, fixed some old version bugs and optimized console usage, and added a BETA interface to modify service metadata separately.

    [#1654] Fix content hightlight does not work in config detail page.
    [#2792] Save user information in login when auth open.
    [#2835] Fix the console loading continuously if there is no permission of the namespace.
    [#2866] Fix client do not have permision for api /nacos/v1/ns/operator/metrics.
    โšก๏ธ [#3117] Sink and Optimize the Notify implementation into common module.
    [#3192] Unified http client in nacos server.
    ๐Ÿ‘ [#3315] nacos-client support https.
    [#3397] Fix some error in start script.
    [#3384] Fix raft information show error in console.
    [#3500] Make page list of service manager same as config manager.
    [#3509] Fix address server mode cannot be obtained application.properties.
    [#3518] When binding roles, the user list is changed to the drop-down selection mode.
    [#3530] Add refresh buttons for each page in console.
    [#3533] Change client cache directory config.
    ๐Ÿ”’ [#3515][#3536][#3899] Upgrade dependency to fix security problem.
    [#3528] Fix client get illegal project.version.
    [#3550] Fix persistency file can't create in server side for raft protocol.
    ๐Ÿ’ป [#3560] Change title logo in browser.
    [#3566] Extract and sink auth feature to nacos-auth from nacos-config.
    [#3576] Adding the destroy lifecycle method on NamingMaintainService.
    [#3592] Fix incorrect prompt when accessing unauthorized namespace.
    โšก๏ธ [#3628] Enhance the client update interval when subscribe non-exist service.
    [#3635] Replace raft of naming module by Jraft of consistency module.
    โœจ [#3651] Enhance http client usage to reduce CLOSE_WAIT connection in nacos-server.
    โšก๏ธ [#3661] Enhance raft group update logic for using Jraft.
    ๐Ÿ“ฆ [#3671] Move some util class into common package.
    โช [#3676] Fix revert chunk does not work in Content Comparison page.
    โ™ป๏ธ [#3692] Refactor Distro protocol in nacos naming module.
    [#3687] Check serviceName's format in server and client.
    ๐Ÿ“‡ [#3710] Fix service metadata can't be special words problem.
    [#3781] Fix service list intermittently lost service.
    ๐Ÿ”ง [#3790] Fix the configuration garbled problem that may occur on the client.
    [#3815] Fix client cache may be truncated when contain Chinese.
    [#3833] Fix NotifyCenter will throw NullPointerException when no subscriber.
    ๐Ÿ”ง [#3855] Add changed detail from previous version in configuration detail page.
    ๐Ÿ“‡ [#3904] Support operate instance's metadata alonely.
    [#3909] Fix nacos server can't config domains.
    [#3973] Fix load config failed during the first run.
    [#4110] Naming modules failed to work properly during the nacos capacity expansion.