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Pivotal tc Server v3.2

Pivotal tc Server 3.1 Release Notes

Note: Pivotal tc Server 3.1.x is set for End of General Support on June 30th, 2018 and End of Technical guidance on December 31st, 2018.

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.12 | 10 OCT 2017

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.11 | 08 SEP 2017

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.10 | 24 MAY 2017

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.9 | 05 APR 2017

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.8 | 06 JAN 2017

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.7 | 15 NOV 2016

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.6 | 06 OCT 2016

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.5 | 31 JUN 2016

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.4.SR1 | 03 MAY 2016

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.4 | 28 APR 2016

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.3.SR1 | 15 JAN 2016

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.2 | 11 SEPT 2015

Pivotal tc Server 3.1.1 | 12 MAR 2015

Last Document Update: 10 OCT 2017

What’s in the Release Notes

These release notes cover the following topics:

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.12

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 8.0.47.A.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 8.0.47
    • 7.0.82.A.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 7.0.82

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.11

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 8.0.46.B.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 8.0.46 including the following fixes:
      • WebDav regression fix: 61452
    • 7.0.81.B.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 7.0.81 including the following fixes:
      • WebDav regression fix: 61452

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.10

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.9

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.8

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.7

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.6

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 8.0.37.B.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 8.0.37 including the following fixes:
      • Corrects a regression that prevents starting under a SecurityManager (ASF commit r1760307)
    • 7.0.72.A.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 7.0.72
  • Resolved the following issues:
    • tcruntime-admin get-runtime properly cleans up temporary files
    • Fixed issue processing JMX password encoding
    • Fixed issue with spaces on Windows when using tcruntime-admin.bat get-runtime
    • Enhanced logging to show threads on tc Runtime 7

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.5

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 7.0.70.A.RELEASE
    • 8.0.36.A.RELEASE
  • Resolved the following issues:
    • Removed RPM warning during removal of package
    • Added “obsoletes” to RPM for older vfabric-tc-server-standard package. The vfabric package will now be removed during RPM installation
    • Fixed tcruntime-ctl.sh error on Solaris 10
    • Changed property decoder prefixes (tcEnc) to case insensitive
  • Updated Spring Insight:
    • New version 1.9.2.SR7
    • Includes minor plugin fixes

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.4.SR1

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • Resolved the following issues:
    • Fixed the instance status detection for tcruntime-ctl script on Solaris

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.4

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 7.0.69.A.RELEASE
    • 8.0.33.A.RELEASE
  • Resolved the following issues:
    • Verify the process identifier is a tc Server process when checking status with tcruntime-ctl script
    • Update httpclient and bouncycastle libraries to latest version
    • GemFire template cacheserver script was missing a library when using tc Runtime 7

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.3.SR1

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 7.0.67.B.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 7.0.67 including the following fixes:
    • 8.0.30.C.RELEASE, equivalent to Apache Tomcat 8.0.30 including the following fixes:
  • Resolved the following issues:
    • Inconsistency with timeout value specified in tcruntime-ctl script
    • Interactive prompt sequence inconsistency across Java versions
    • tcruntime-ctl.bat does not work when crossing drive letters

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.2

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 7.0.64.B.RELEASE
    • 8.0.26.B.RELEASE
  • Resolved the following issues:
    • Timeout value not being passed into control script
    • Logging config file might be set to file that does not exist
    • Slow Query notifications are not available when using diagnostic template
    • Bash completion was not working with control script
    • Spaces in the installation path causes errors
    • Updated output when running get-runtimes list option
    • Manager app missing from developer edition

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.1

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

  • New tc Runtime versions:
    • 7.0.62.A.RELEASE
    • 8.0.23.A.RELEASE
  • Resolved the following issues:
    • Async-logger failure when tc Runtime version not specified
    • Jmx-ssl template could not find keystore on startup
    • ThreadDiagnostics has exceptions on shutdown
    • Enhanced usability of the get-template functionality
    • Updated JMXSocketListener “bind” (now deprecated) attribute to “address” in order to match other usage in the the runtime configuration.
    • Enhanced the output of the get-runtime listing
    • RPM install on RHEL 7 fails with permission issues
    • Enhanced init.d installation and usage
    • Added property replacement option for sslProtocol on SSL templates
    • Need better error message when specifying a tc Runtime version that does not exist
    • JmxSocketListener fails when using older s2enc encoding
    • Update default cipher list for SSL templates
    • tomcat-user.xml encoding should be set to UTF-8

What’s New in Pivotal tc Server 3.1.0

This Pivotal tc Server release includes the following new features and changes:

Security and Vulnerability Information

All CVEs (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) are registered with cve.mitre.org. Once the CVE information is released to the public, it can take some time before this site is updated with all the details. If you do not see the updated CVE information, please visit Apache Tomcat’s Security pages for more detailed information about the CVE.

Here are the links to Apache Tomcat security and vulnerability details per release:

Known Issues

The following problems have been identified in this release of Pivotal tc Server and Spring Insight. A workaround is provided where possible.

Issue Number Description
50645397 Spring Insight Operations does not support the Speed Tracer Google extension. Spring Insight Developer does support the extension.

tc Server Versioning

The tc Runtime version refers to the corresponding Apache Tomcat release. A letter is added to indicate whether additional patches not yet released by the Apache Software Foundation are applied.

For example:

  • tc Runtime 7.0.53.A.RELEASE is equivalent to Apache Tomcat 7.0.53.
  • tc Runtime 7.0.53.B.RELEASE is equivalent to Apache Tomcat 7.0.53 plus important bug fixes, enhancements, or security fixes. The letter could also refer to a pre-release of Apache Tomcat 7.0.54.

    The letter is incremented (7.0.53.C.RELEASE, 7.0.53.D.RELEASE, and so on) if additional patches or security fixes are applied after a release is named.

See the Apache Tomcat changelogs for a list of improvements introduced by release: