Release Notes for Grouper v1.6
Grouper v1.6.2 fixes 3 issues
Grouper v1.6.1 fixes 26 issues including partial XML export.
Grouper v1.6.0 includes more than 60 fixes and improvements over v1.5.3. See the full list.
Web services now support the new attribute and permission frameworks, subject service, new options for existing operations.
Connector for Kuali Rice to communicate with Grouper, can delegate Group decisions to Grouper and facilitate workflow in Grouper actions.
A completely new Ldappc, Ldappc-ng, is included in the Grouper Toolkit in addition to the original Ldappc. Ldappc-ng uses SPML for provisioning and builds on Shibboleth's attribute resolver technology. The new attribute framework and permissions can be provisioned to LDAP with Ldappc-ng.
Grouper can provision group and folder information to and read in changes from an ESB using HTTPS or XMPP.
External applications can use the Grouper subject picker UI component to pick people.
Lite UI can look like application that launches it, and can have customized text and instructions.
A new, additional flattened memberships table improves notification performance and lays the foundation for further read performance enhancement through the Grouper Toolkit.
For more information about upcoming plans, see the Grouper+Product+Roadmap.
Improvements & Fixes
The effective membership list was improved to sort and page correctly
Ldappc had trouble provisioning include/exclude groups
Grouper UI ACL's were straightened out
Separates lots of jars from main Grouper API
XML import/export uses less memory, is faster, and 100% of the Groups Registry is exported and imported.
Many other fixes and improvements were also made to all components of the Grouper Toolkit: Grouper API, Administrative & Lite UIs, Grouper Web Services, Grouper Client, Grouper Shell, Grouper Loader, Ldappc, Ldappc-ng, and the Subject API.