The Apache Jackrabbit community is pleased to announce the release of
Apache Jackrabbit 2.4.8. The release is available for download at:
IMPORTANT NOTE: we plan to retire the 2.4 branch soon (see
Users of 2.4 who can move to Java 7 should switch to the latest stable
release of 2.14 (currently 2.14.2, see
Users of 2.4 who still are on Java 6 can switch to the latest release of
2.12 (currently 2.12.7, see
See the full release notes below for details about this release:
Release Notes -- Apache Jackrabbit -- Version 2.4.8
This is Apache Jackrabbit(TM) 2.4, a fully compliant implementation of the
Content Repository for Java(TM) Technology API, version 2.0 (JCR 2.0) as
specified in the Java Specification Request 283 (JSR 283).
Apache Jackrabbit 2.4.8 is patch release that contains fixes and
improvements over Jackrabbit 2.4.7. Jackrabbit 2.4.x releases are considered
stable and targeted for production use.
Changes since Jackrabbit 2.4.7
[JCR-4118] - RepositoryChecker creates invalid node names
[JCR-4121] - ConcurrentModificationException in
[JCR-4133] - fix javadoc problems that are errors with JDK8
[JCR-4129] - get rid of unused org.json dependency
In addition to the above-mentioned changes, this release contains
all the changes included up to the Apache Jackrabbit 2.4.7 release.
For more detailed information about all the changes in this and other
Jackrabbit releases, please see the Jackrabbit issue tracker at
This release consists of a single source archive packaged as a zip file.
The archive can be unpacked with the jar tool from your JDK installation.
See the README.txt file for instructions on how to build this release.
The source archive is accompanied by SHA1 and MD5 checksums and a PGP
signature that you can use to verify the authenticity of your download.
The public key used for the PGP signature can be found at
About Apache Jackrabbit
Apache Jackrabbit is a fully conforming implementation of the Content
Repository for Java Technology API (JCR). A content repository is a
hierarchical content store with support for structured and unstructured
content, full text search, versioning, transactions, observation, and
For more information, visit http://jackrabbit.apache.org/
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