All Versions
10
Latest Version
3.3
Avg Release Cycle
68 days
Latest Release
68 days ago

Changelog History

  • v3.3

    January 31, 2020

    This is the final release for OpenRefine 3.3. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • A new menu for joining (concatenating) columns has been added (#2109)
    • 🔊 Commonly used fields in dialogs now have autofocus (#2130)
    • 👍 The Wikidata extension now supports adding dates with custom calendars (#2136)
    • 👍 Calling reconciliation services via CORS is now supported (#2260)
    • All columns can be blanked down or filled down at once (#2280)
    • 🆕 New "Blank values per column" and "Blank records per column" facets were added (#2220)

    🛠 Vulnerabilities fixed

    • 🛠 A cross-site scripting vulnerability in the database extension was fixed (#2151)
    • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection was added to POST API endpoints. If you rely on OpenRefine's server API you will need to adapt your calls accordingly (#2164)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

  • v3.3-rc1

    January 06, 2020

    This is the first release candidate for OpenRefine 3.3. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • A new menu for joining (concatenating) columns has been added (#2109)
    • 🔊 Commonly used fields in dialogs now have autofocus (#2130)
    • 👍 The Wikidata extension now supports adding dates with custom calendars (#2136)
    • 👍 Calling reconciliation services via CORS is now supported (#2260)

    🛠 Vulnerabilities fixed

    • 🛠 A cross-site scripting vulnerability in the database extension was fixed (#2151)
    • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection was added to POST API endpoints. If you rely on OpenRefine's server API you will need to adapt your calls accordingly (#2164)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

  • v3.3-beta

    October 21, 2019

    This is the first beta release of OpenRefine 3.3. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • A new menu for joining (concatenating) columns has been added (#2109)
    • 🔊 Commonly used fields in dialogs now have autofocus (#2130)
    • 👍 The Wikidata extension now supports adding dates with custom calendars (#2136)

    Vulnerabilities

    • 🛠 A cross-site scripting vulnerability in the database extension was fixed (#2151)
    • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection was added to POST API endpoints. If you rely on OpenRefine's server API you will need to adapt your calls accordingly (#2164)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

  • v3.2

    July 26, 2019

    This is the final release of OpenRefine 3.2. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • 🆕 New action to replace smart quotes to their ASCII equivalent (#1676)
    • 🆕 New phonetic clustering methods are available: Beider-Morse (#926) and Daitch-Mokotoff (#927)
    • The "Uses values as identifiers" operation now accepts cells with RDF uris instead of just identifiers, using the identifierSpace declared by the reconciliation service (#1953)
    • References in the Wikidata schema can be copied across statements and items (#1912)
    • Items suggested by auto-complete can now be clicked with the middle button, which opens their URL in a new tab (#1934)
    • 💻 Reconciliation previews are now shown when hovering the candidate (no click is needed). Clicking the candidate opens its page in a new tab. It is possible to disable this feature for matched cells by adding cell-ui.previewMatchedCells=false in the preferences. (#1943)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

  • v3.2-beta

    March 01, 2019

    This is the beta release of OpenRefine 3.2. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • 🆕 New action to replace smart quotes to their ASCII equivalent (#1676)
    • 🆕 New phonetic clustering methods are available: Beider-Morse (#926) and Daitch-Mokotoff (#927)
    • The "Uses values as identifiers" operation now accepts cells with RDF uris instead of just identifiers, using the identifierSpace declared by the reconciliation service (#1953)
    • References in the Wikidata schema can be copied across statements and items (#1912)
    • Items suggested by auto-complete can now be clicked with the middle button, which opens their URL in a new tab (#1934)
    • 💻 Reconciliation previews are now shown when hovering the candidate (no click is needed). Clicking the candidate opens its page in a new tab. It is possible to disable this feature for matched cells by adding cell-ui.previewMatchedCells=false in the preferences. (#1943)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

  • v3.1

    November 29, 2018

    This is the final release of OpenRefine 3.1. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • Importing n-triples, ttl, and JSON-LD files is now possible (#1758)
    • 👍 The smartSplit function now supports any string, not just a single character. (#1761)
    • A new menu to search and replace was added (#1742)
    • A field to specify custom column names was added in the CSV/TSV importer
    • It is now possible to import and export a Wikidata schema in JSON (#1776)
    • 🚚 Strings are now automatically trimmed in Wikidata schemas. The corresponding issues have been removed. (#1781)
    • 💻 Browser-based autocomplete has been enabled for Wikidata edit summaries. (#1596)
    • It is now possible to mark a column of identifiers as reconciled without calling the reconciliation service (#1778)
    • 📜 The GREL function parseXml was added (#1818)
    • The way text facets handle non-text values was changed. If you rely on this, make sure you add .toString() to the expressions used for text facets in your workflows. (#1662)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

    OpenRefine is funded by the Google News Initiative.

  • v3.1-beta

    November 07, 2018

    This is the beta release of OpenRefine 3.1. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features

    • Importing n-triples, ttl, and JSON-LD files is now possible (#1758)
    • 👍 The smartSplit function now supports any string, not just a single character (#1761)
    • A new menu to search and replace was added (#1742)
    • A field to specify custom column names was added in the CSV/TSV importer
    • It is now possible to import and export a Wikidata schema in JSON (#1776)
    • 🚚 Strings are now automatically trimmed in Wikidata schemas. The corresponding issues have been removed. (#1781)
    • 💻 Browser-based autocomplete has been enabled for Wikidata edit summaries. (#1596)
    • It is now possible to mark a column of identifiers as reconciled without calling the reconciliation service. (#1778)

    👀 See the full list of changes.

    OpenRefine is funded by the Google News Initiative.

  • v3.0

    September 16, 2018

    This is the release of OpenRefine 3.0. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    👀 See the full list of changes.

    OpenRefine is funded by Google News Initiative

  • v3.0-rc.1

    July 17, 2018

    This is the RC release of OpenRefine 3.0. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features:

    • Wikidata extension
    • 📇 Data package metadata
    • 🏷 Tag system
    • Google drive API
    • OpenRefine Database Import Extension
    • ➕ Add coalesce function
    • Implement "Facet by null" and "Facet by empty string" and add to customized facets menu
    • 🔋 Feature Request: Export SqlDump
    • Migrate from JRDF to JENA library
    • ➕ Added option to toggle show/hide null values in cells in data-table
    • Unify the internal date type
    • ⚡️ Update OpenRefine logo
    • Set http req headers
    • ➕ Add find function
    • 🛠 Some bug fixes

    👀 See the full list of changes.

    OpenRefine is funded by Google News Initiative

  • v3.0-beta

    May 27, 2018

    This is the beta release of OpenRefine 3.0. Please backup your workspace directory before installing and report any problems that you encounter.

    🆕 New features:

    • Wikidata extension
    • 📇 Data package metadata
    • 🏷 Tag system
    • Google drive API
    • OpenRefine Database Import Extension
    • ➕ Add coalesce function
    • Implement "Facet by null" and "Facet by empty string" and add to customized facets menu
    • 🔋 Feature Request: Export SqlDump
    • Migrate from JRDF to JENA library
    • ➕ Added option to toggle show/hide null values in cells in data-table
    • Unify the internal date type
    • ⚡️ Update OpenRefine logo
    • Set http req headers
    • ➕ Add find function
    • 🛠 Some bug fixes

    👀 See the full list of changes.

    OpenRefine is funded by Google News Initiative