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Pinned topic WAS CE v3.0.0.1 is now available

‏2012-03-20T08:17:26Z |
Hi All,

WebSphere Application Server Community Edition v3.0.0.1 is now available. It provides the following new features and enhancements:

1) Based on Geronimo 3.0-beta branch and Tomcat 7.0.23
WASCE 3.0.0.1 is based on Apache Geronimo 3.0-beta branch r1296100 and Apache Tomcat 7.0.23 which includes important fixes over Tomcat 7.0.19. Other than the update of Apache Tomcat, WASCE 3.0.0.1 includes important patches since Geronimo 3.0-beta-1.

2) Java SDK upgraded
The supported Java SDK 6 for WASCE 3.0.0.1 has been upgraded to IBM SDK 6 SR10.

3) Installer and runtime support for new platforms
WASCE 3.0.0.1 now supports the following platforms as recommended/compatible ones:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Version 6.2
Fedora 16
openSUSE Linux 12.1
Ubuntu 11.10
4) Components upgraded
Apache Tomcat 7.0.23
Apache OpenEJB 4.0.0-beta-1
Apache MyFaces 2.0.9
Apache aries 0.2.2
Apache openwebbeans 1.1.1
Apache axis2 1.6.1
OPS4J pax-logging 1.6.4
Apache XBean 3.8
Apache YOKO 1.3
5) Feature improvement
WASCE 3.0.0.1 now enables or supports these features which is not available in 3.0.0.0:
Sharedlib feature
Running multiple server instances within one installation
Configuring multiple repositories
Configuring virtual hosts via server.xml
Disabling specific deployers using system properties
Decoupling OpenWebBeans plug-ins from the server

6) Development environment
WASCE Eclipse Plug-in (WEP) for 3.0.0.1 is based on Geronimo Eclipse Plug-in (GEP) trunk r1296406, which supports Eclipse Indigo and Rational Application Developer (RAD) 8.0.
Our IBM-hosted server and samples download is here: https://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/iwm/web/preLogin.do?lang=en_US&source=wsced
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-3.0.0.1
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/3001/CHANGES.txt