Vaadin v8.11.0.beta1 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-05-13 // 13 days ago
  • 🚀 Vaadin Framework 8.11.0.beta1 is a pre-release for evaluating a number of new features and bug fixes. The API in this beta version is not considered final and may change based on user feedback.

    ✨ Enhancements

    • 👌 Support for javax.validation @notempty annotation.

    🐛 Bug Fixes

    • 🛠 Fix to Grid column hiding/unhiding indexing.
    • 🛠 Fix to replacing all Grid columns when some are frozen.
    • 🛠 Fix to MenuItem tooltips within Window and other overlays.
    • 🛠 Fix to RichTextArea links in Firefox and IE.
    • 👍 Fix to RichTextArea empty input in Firefox and IE. (Warranty fix)
    • 📚 Small improvements to documentation.

    Incompatible or Behavior-altering Changes

    • N/A

    👀 See 8.11.0.beta1 milestone for all changes.


Previous changes from v8.11.0.alpha1

  • 🚀 Vaadin Framework 8.11.0.alpha1 is a pre-release for evaluating a number of new features and bug fixes. The API in this beta version is not considered final and may change based on user feedback.

    ✨ Enhancements:

    • ➕ Added Tree#asMultiSelect() so that Tree can be used as multiselect field e.g. with Binder
    • ➕ Added methods in Binder to enable / disable binding and binder level Validators on the fly
    • ➕ Added Binder#writeBeanAsDraft method version to write all values passing conversion to the bean
    • 👍 Allow AbstractDateField to provide DST zone names over custom ranges
    • 🔄 Changed DateField::setValue() to throw exception if date is not meeting range check. This also prevents server and client state sync issue.
    • Determining Push transport before re-connect should improve Push stability when there is hand over e.g. from WiFi to cable and vice versa

    💥 Breaking changes:

    • ⚡️ Updated hibernate dependency to newer version. Old version caused false positive warning in dependency security check.
    • ➕ Added Upload button caption HTML content support
    • Upload is now prevented if there