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Broadleaf Commerce 6.2.1-GA

Released on November 17, 2021

This is the 1st patch release for Broadleaf Framework 6.2.x. To upgrade a 6.2.x application to the 6.2.1.4-GA release, it should only require updating the parent pom.xml broadleaf-boot-starter-parent to 6.2.1.4-GA.

Note: Due to critical security issue with Log4J2, we are releasing updates as new patches become available. More info available in our Log4j blog.
6.2.1.1-GA was released with Log4J2 upgraded to 2.15.0.
6.2.1.2-GA was released with Log4J2 upgraded to 2.16.0 and Solrj to 8.11.0.
6.2.1.3-GA was released with Log4J2 upgraded to 2.17.0 and Solrj to 8.11.1.
6.2.1.4-GA was released with Log4J2 upgraded to 2.17.1 and SolrStarter to 2.3.2-GA.

New and Noteworthy

New Nexus with 'https' endpoints

We have migrated to a new Nexus server which now supports https. We encourage everyone to update the repository URLs with https endpoints.
To update, replace the URL prefix http://nexus.broadleafcommerce.org/... with https://nexus2.broadleafcommerce.org/....

Library version upgrades

  • Spring core: Updated to 5.3.11
  • Spring Security: Updated to 5.4.9
  • Spring Boot: Updated to 2.4.11
  • Hibernate Validator: Updated to 6.1.7.Final
  • Jquery-ui: Updated to 1.12.1
  • Jquery.dataTables : Updated to 1.11.2

Note: If you have references to any of the javascript files, please update it to the versions mentioned above. For example if there are references to 'jquery-ui-1.10.2.custom.js' file in header or footer, update it to 'jquery-ui-1.12.1.custom.js'.

An at-a-glance view of the issues that were closed in this release:

Minor Bugs(2)

  • Updated logging level for rounding mode search from 'Error' to 'Info' in PromotableItemFactoryImpl.
  • Removed the lazy fetch annotations from ManyToOne relationships of these classes DiscreteOrderItemImpl, BundleOrderItemImpl & OrderItemImpl because of hibernate errors.

Enhancements(3)

  • Removed the "Deprecated" annotation from tab control parameters of the AdminPresentation
  • Updated few core libs mentioned above.
  • Merged bug fixes and enhancements included in 6.1.9-GA

Total Resolved Issues: 5