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Liquibase 1.3 Released

POSTED 27 Sep 2007 by Nathan Voxland

Liquibase 1.3 has been released. Major features include:

  • Added custom change
  • Added executeCommand change
  • Added createProcedure change
  • Added sqlCheck precondition
  • Added dbdoc documentation generator
  • Added Spring migrator
  • Added tablespace support to createTable, createIndex, addPrimaryKey, and addUniqueConstraint
  • Added defaultCascade attribute to addForeignKeyConstraint
  • Can have multiple comma-separated contexts per change set
  • Database Diff checks column types and nullability
  • DiffChangeLog will write to a file specified with the --changeLog flag
  • Database Diff checks views
  • Added ability to control strippig of comments and splitting of lines in tag
  • Added Postgres support to auto-increment related refactorings

Many bugs have been fixed as well, including:

  • Restored Java 6 Support
  • Absolute path changelogs are handled correctly on Windows
  • Other bug fixes

Upgrading is simply a matter of replacing the liquibase.jar file. To take advantage of newer change log features, change your XSD declaration to:

<databasechangelog xmlns="http://www.liquibase.org/xml/ns/dbchangelog/1.3";
    xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance";
    schemalocation="http://www.liquibase.org/xml/ns/dbchangelog/1.3
    http://www.liquibase.org/xml/ns/dbchangelog/dbchangelog-1.3.xsd">

Download Liquibase 1.3 from: http://www.liquibase.org/download.html


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