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Version 2.5.0 - Release notes

Release Date End of AMP(*) End of Life
2019-05-23 2022-05-23 2023-05-23

(*) Active Maintenance Period

This guide

The information presented in the on-line guide are mostly non-version specific. AnswerModules team does its best to ensure that, where necessary, is made clear that the information presented is only applicable to specific versions, however if you are looking for this version-specific documentation, you can find it here

The present document contains information regarding product enhancements, fixed issues and known issues related to AnswerModules Modules Suite version 2.5.0.

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Module Suite Compatibiliy Matrix

OpenText Content Server MS 2.5.0
Content Server 10.0.x
Content Server 10.5.x
Content Suite 16
Content Suite 16 EP2-EP5
Content Suite 16 EP6 X

Major Changes in version 2.5.0 SP1

  • Introduced support for PostgreSQL and SAP Hana Databases

Major Changes in version 2.5.0

OpenText Content Suite 16 EP6

Content Suite 16 EP6 introduces some major breaking changes on the internal Content Server application. Changes have been applied on the application's layout as well as on the Java related-components of the application. These changes have been reflected on Module Suite leading to the decision of making the latest version of our product only available on OpenText Content Suite Platform 16 EP6.

  • Upgraded numerous third party dependencies
  • Introduced support to OpenJK11
  • Improved, by over 15% Beautiful WebForms programmatic rendering performances
  • Introduced a new logging feature that allows the creation of isolated log files
  • Introduced new HTML to PDF rendition engine based on Google Puppeteer can be utilized in place of Wkhtmltopdf
  • Improved usability of Module Suite IDEs

Content Script

Extension Engeenering (NEW)

Programmatically manage creation for CAD documents

All Enhancements in version 2.5.0

ID Scope Description
#0000640 Content Script Self support variable in Content Script is now always available
#0000620 Module Suite Remove link to legacy upgrade component library tool from Base Configuration
#0000629 Beautiful Webforms New API to get PDF size
#0000614 Content Script Extend PDF Watermark color support to include hexadecimal colors
#0000621 Beautiful Webforms Server side validation errors are not properly displayed unless the velocity macro is overridden by an Errors widget

Issues Resolved in version 2.5.0

ID Scope Description
#0000641 Content Script Fix issue with #csmenu macro that was preventing the macro from working properly
#0000604 Module Suite Error in online documentation for Smart Dropdown fields
#0000623 Content Script Content Script scheduling weekdays are incorrectly mapped
#0000630 Beautiful Webforms Date field (in a Set field) not properly initialized when loaded through CS API. Time information is missing.
#0000636 Beautiful Webforms Phones widget validation return error if the field is empty
#0000615 Content Script Synch callbacks are randomly not executed immediately after services restart
#0000616 Content Script Code search shortcut CTRL + F does not work
#0000622 Beautiful Webforms The following error is reported in the MS master log file ERROR [rendering] Left side ($field.getValidationStatus().size())
#0000619 Content Script "template" service is not able to load resource bundles from OTCS when used in a Content Script
#0000618 Beautiful Webforms Included subviews are not updated upon modification
#0000617 Beautiful Webforms Submit Button with Params widget is no longer passing parameter value in library version 2.3
#0000601 Content Script Form SET data is lost when using workflow.startWorkflow(..) API
#0000600 Content Script Set properties on Word Documents may fail to update existing properties
#0000599 Extension - Docx Cell style not preserved on cell value update
#0000603 Content Script Nickname is cleared from node when node.update() is invoked
#0000611 Beautiful Webforms Pattern validation rule is invalid if the pattern contains commas
#0000610 Beautiful Webforms Server side validation for "Alpha" and "Alphanumeric" rules not working as expected
#0000612 Beautiful Webforms Field Length validation not working on Multiline fields when form is loaded using forms.getFormInfo(..) API