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Dec 9, 2019
Version 1.1.1

@hendrikebbers hendrikebbers released this Dec 6, 2019 · 23 commits to master since this release

Installation guidance can be found here here.
Among others, this release provides the following improvements and features:

  • Support for system proxy on MacOS & Windows
  • Support for new proxy features
  • Several bugs in the proxy settings were fixed
  • Support for exclusions in the proxy settings
  • Win 32 builds for OpenWebStart
  • Cleanup of logging settings
  • Installation of OWS requires admin rights
  • Bug fixed: Handling of cached files resulting in Error "Unknown Main-Class"
  • Bug fixed: Start JNLP without a element
  • Bug fixed: Detecting properties of already installed JVMs
  • Bug fixed: Passing arguments to javaws executable
  • Add a flag to include the local filesystem into the codebase of a JNLP application
  • Displaying of cache content was not working
  • Extension JNLP without resources caused an signature exception
Assets 6

@sclassen sclassen released this Nov 18, 2019 · 120 commits to master since this release

Installation guidance can be found here.
Among others, this release provides the following improvements and features:

  • When doing an unattended installation the defined configuration (in the "response.varfile") will be imported to OpenWebStart
  • Zulu Community Edition (8 and 11) is provided as runtime by the download server
  • Support for the ExtendedService API
  • Additional configuration property to allow the local filesystem as part of codebase
  • Converting of HTTP to HTTPS for download of resources can be disabled
  • The internal JVM of OpenWebStart can not be added to the JVM manager anymore
  • Properties that were locked can be unlocked by unattended installation
  • Default installation path of Corretto is added to JVM finder functionality
  • The "Applet Security", "JVM Settings" and "Policy Settings" panels are removed from the settings
  • The advanced dialog for Unix specific options has been removed from the "Desktop Integration" panel
  • A disclaimer has been added to the about dialog
  • The installer displays the license of OpenWebStart
  • The default vendor is * (any vendor)
Assets 5
Pre-release

@sclassen sclassen released this Nov 7, 2019 · 181 commits to master since this release

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.

Installation guidance can be found here.

This release includes fixes for the following issues:

  • RejectedExecutionException for JNLP files with a large number of resources
  • NullpointerException for JNLP files with whitespace in their path
  • NullpointerException when Content-Type was missing in server response

Also we added an implementation for JarDiff support

Assets 5
Pre-release

@sclassen sclassen released this Nov 5, 2019 · 183 commits to master since this release

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.
Installation guidance can be found here.
Among others, this release provides the following improvements and features:

  • Configurable auto update functionality
  • Possibility to define several configurations by using the unattended installation
  • Possibility to lock specific configuration options in the settings by using the unattended installation
  • OpenWebStart now automatically supports 1.8+ JVMs. The configuration option in the JVM manager has been removed.
  • Server whitelist that can be defined by unattended installation
  • A new algorithm to load resources
  • An "about" dialog
Assets 5
Pre-release

@sclassen sclassen released this Oct 22, 2019 · 211 commits to master since this release

This is a pre-release of OpenWebStart 0.4.0

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.

Installation guidance can be found here.

Among others, this release provides the following improvements and features:

  • new cache implementation supporting versioned resources
  • launching multiple JNLP applications on mac
  • improved settings dialog
Assets 5
Pre-release

@AndreasEhret AndreasEhret released this Sep 9, 2019 · 285 commits to master since this release

This is a pre-release of OpenWebStart 0.3.2

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.

Installation guidance can be found here.

This release includes fixes for the following issues:

  • fix of handling of modules in Java 9+

This fixes the issues when launching managed applications with a Java version 9 or greater.

Assets 5
Pre-release

@AndreasEhret AndreasEhret released this Sep 6, 2019 · 291 commits to master since this release

This is a pre-release of OpenWebStart 0.3.1

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.

Installation guidance can be found here.

This release includes fixes for the following issues:

  • fix security dialog opens as minimized window and no content on Windows
  • fix start-up performance issue when loading favicon on Windows

This fixes the start-up problems of the Java tutorial JNLP examples.

Assets 5
Pre-release

@AndreasEhret AndreasEhret released this Sep 9, 2019 · 300 commits to master since this release

This is a pre-release of OpenWebStart 0.3.0

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.

Installation guidance can be found here.

Among others, this release provides the following improvements and features:

  • JVM Manager
  • fix for broken desktop shortcuts on Windows
Assets 5
Pre-release
Pre-release

@AndreasEhret AndreasEhret released this Jul 23, 2019 · 434 commits to master since this release

This is a pre-release of OpenWebStart 0.2.0

Warning: This release is intended for early adopter testing and not yet ready for production use.

Installation guidance can be found here.

Among others, this release provides the following improvements and features:

  • installers for MacOS and Linux
  • the -Xnofork and -nosecurity arguments are no longer required
  • new system property "deployment.javaws" to enable the started application to detect its execution context
  • code signing for the installers
  • unattended installation
Assets 6
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