OpenRefine v3.3 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-01-31 // 2 months ago
  • 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.


Previous changes from v3.3-rc1

  • 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.