Release Notes - Hibernate Search - Version 5.8.0.Beta4 - HTML format


  • [HSEARCH-2776] - javax.transaction is not an optional dependency of hibernate-search-engine in OSGi environments
  • [HSEARCH-2777] - javax.persistence is no longer an optional dependency of hibernate-search-orm in OSGi environments
  • [HSEARCH-2785] - Phrase/match queries on normalized fields built using the DSL fail on Elasticsearch

New Feature


  • [HSEARCH-2369] - HSQuery.targetedEntities(List<Class<?>>) won't always work when using multiple backends
  • [HSEARCH-2528] - Document the dynamic mapping feature
  • [HSEARCH-2770] - Remove (deprecated) methods using Class<?> as indexed type identifier in the engine SPIs
  • [HSEARCH-2775] - Migrate internal file helpers and SPIs from File to NIO APIs
  • [HSEARCH-2781] - Rework internals of sharding to make it possible for backends not to rely on Class<?>
  • [HSEARCH-2787] - Replace INFO blocks in the documentation with valid styles
  • [HSEARCH-2788] - Remove unnecessary calls to Thread.sleep in CDI/Wildfly tests
  • [HSEARCH-2789] - Test that the CREATE strategy actually doesn't create mappings when the index already exists
  • [HSEARCH-2790] - Upgrade to Elasticsearch 5.4.2
  • [HSEARCH-2791] - Fix integration tests failing on non-H2 databases due to mapping specifics
  • [HSEARCH-2792] - Rename DslCrossHierarchyTest to ObjectLoadingCrossHierarchyTest
  • [HSEARCH-2793] - Upgrade Elasticsearch version used for 2.x tests to 2.4.5
  • [HSEARCH-2794] - Reorganize/rename performance testing modules
  • [HSEARCH-2802] - Make sure the default elasticsearch profile will only be enabled if the ES version is not provided
  • [HSEARCH-2804] - Prepare for Checkstyle 8 updates
  • [HSEARCH-2805] - Upgrade to Checkstyle 8.0
  • [HSEARCH-2807] - DSLTest numeric tests use order-sensitive assertions on queries without a sort
  • [HSEARCH-2808] - Avoid using deprecated methods from Hibernate ORM 5.2
  • [HSEARCH-2809] - Upgrade to Elasticsearch 5.5.0
  • [HSEARCH-2810] - Micro formatting issues in the documentation
  • [HSEARCH-2811] - Avoid using Lucene deprecated methods when not essential for 5.8 API
  • [HSEARCH-2812] - IdUniquenessResolver SPI needs to migrate to new type system
  • [HSEARCH-2813] - Add Elasticsearch performance tests


  • [HSEARCH-2682] - Unit test DefaultElasticsearchClientFactoryTest.multipleHosts_failover_fault fails randomly because the timeout is too low
  • [HSEARCH-2700] - Decide how simpleQueryString() should behave with null or empty input
  • [HSEARCH-2774] - The default build should include documentation
  • [HSEARCH-2783] - Deprecate no longer useful buffer_size_on_copy configuration property

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