You can consume all the Activiti artifacts for this release from Alfresco Nexus:
Error handling for cloud connectors: see the section Error handling for Cloud Connectors more details.
Possibility do explicitly define the variable type while starting a process via REST API. The variables should be provided in the format
key is going to be the variable name and
value can be either directly the actual value (in which case Activiti will try to guess the type) or a complex object having two fields:
value with the string representation of the value and
type explicitly defining the type. The example below uses a mix of these two options:
Improve information provided by
Fix support of
Provide candidates info when fetching a task by ID.
Update to Spring Boot
jaxb-api dependency at the engine level: the dependency to
jaxb-api was added directly at the engine level, so this extra dependency doesn't need to be declared along side with
activiti-cloud-starter-runtime-bundle, as in the previous milestones.
Maven artifacts refactoring: the number of different
groupIds produced by
Activiti Cloud has been reduced to only two (
org.activiti.cloud). This is a breaking change compared with previous milestones:
org.activiti.cloud.<suffix> will become
org.activiti.<suffix> will become
Fix semantic versioning: use
- character instead of
7.1.0-M7 and not
Milestone artifacts are no longer published to Maven Central: so far, milestone artifacts are going to be published to Alfresco Nexus.
Java 8 support has been dropped
Git repositories restructuring: carrying on the work started in the previous milestone, several git repositories were merged together and so far Activiti projects use only five main repositories:
Activiti: holds Activiti Core related code.
activiti-cloud: holds Activiti Cloud related code.
activiti-cloud-application: holds Activiti Cloud BoM file (
org.activiti.cloud:activiti-cloud-dependencies) and example Spring Boot applications used to generate example Docker images.
activiti-modeling-app: holds Activiti Modeling Application related code.
activiti-cloud-full-chart: holds Helm Charts for Activiti Cloud.