1) Based on Geronimo 2.1.8 and Tomcat 6.0.33
WASCE 18.104.22.168 is based on Apache Geronimo 2.1 branch rev1195360 and Apache Tomcat 6.0.33 which includes important fixes over Tomcat 6.0.29. Other than the update of Apache Tomcat, WASCE 22.214.171.124 includes important patches since Geronimo 2.1.7.
2) Java SDK upgraded
The supported Java SDK 5 for WASCE 126.96.36.199 has been upgraded to IBM SDK 5 SR12-FP5, and the supported Java SDK 6 upgraded to IBM SDK 6 SR9-FP2.
3) Installer and runtime support for new platforms
WASCE 188.8.131.52 now supports the following platforms as recommended/compatible ones:
- Fedora 15
- openSUSE Linux 11.3 or 11.4
- Ubuntu 11.04
More new features are supported with upgraded components in the WAS CE server. For example, WASCE 184.108.40.206 provides JDBC adapter for SQL server 2008 and supports additional properties of DB2 XA jdbc driver such as ProgressiveStreaming, FullyMaterializeInputStreams, and FullyMaterializeLobData.
5) Feature improvement
WASCE 220.127.116.11 now supports command-line enabling of monitoring feature.
6) Development environment
WASCE Eclipse Plug-in (WEP) for 18.104.22.168 is based on Geronimo Eclipse Plug-in (GEP) 2.1 branch r1056192, which supports Eclipse Indigo and Rational Application Developer (RAD) 8.0.
7) New versions of database servers
WASCE 22.214.171.124 now supports the following database server as recommended:
- MySQL Community Edition 5.5.9 or later
Our IBM-hosted server and samples download is here: https://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/iwm/web/reg/download.do?source=wsced_archive&lang=en_US&S_PKG=2116&cp=UTF-8
Our Eclipse server adapter download is here: http://download.boulder.ibm.com/ibmdl/pub/software/websphere/wasce/updates
Our server plug-ins are here: http://download.boulder.ibm.com/ibmdl/pub/software/websphere/wasce/plugins-126.96.36.199
Our doc is here: http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/wasce
Our software group home is here: http://www-01.ibm.com/software/webservers/appserv/community/
Our developerWorks home is here: http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/websphere/zones/was/wasce.html
The detailed list of changes: http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/wasce/changes/2116/CHANGES.txt