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(tick) These are the notes for the Struts 2.3.8 distribution.

(tick) For prior notes in this release series, see Version Notes 2.3.7

  • If you are a Maven user, you might want to get started using the Maven Archetype.
  • Another quick-start entry point is the blank application. Rename and deploy the WAR as a starting point for your own development.
Maven Dependency

You can also use Struts Archetype Catalog like below

Struts Archetype Catalog
mvn archetype:generate -DarchetypeCatalog=http://struts.apache.org/2.3.8/
Staging Repository
    <name>ASF Nexus Staging</name>

Internal Changes

  • Upgraded to OGNL 3.0.6 which contains important performance improvement OGNL-224 and some race condition fix OGNL-226 - thanks to Pelladi Gabor and Johno Crawford
  • Solved performance issue introduced by using new FileManager approach - strongly advised to upgrade to latest version as this can impact the whole side

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