Wappler 5.8.0 Released

Wappler 5.8.0 Released

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What's New

Introducing Wappler 5.8.0: The Ultimate Powerhouse Update!

Get ready for an electrifying new release of Wappler, packed with groundbreaking features and enhancements! Our team has been hard at work, and we’re thrilled to unveil the latest and greatest version of your favorite web development tool.

One of the highlights of this update is the fully refined Resource Manager. Now, you can effortlessly manage shared resources on cloud servers and seamlessly incorporate them into multiple Wappler projects. Say goodbye to tedious manual handling and embrace streamlined efficiency. Learn more about this game-changing functionality in our detailed guide on Installing Shared Services on Remote Servers.

We’ve also upped the ante with Postgres Database support. Now, you can create both local and shared remote services with ease. What’s more, Wappler now supports the latest Postgres versions 14 and 15, ensuring you stay at the forefront of cutting-edge database technology.

But that’s not all – we’ve turbocharged our NodeJS Redis support! Our dedicated modules deliver enhanced caching capabilities, surpassing the limitations of outdated open-source alternatives. Benefit from unprecedented power and leverage the latest Redis drivers and features. As if that weren’t enough, we’ve diligently updated numerous node modules to provide you with the most up-to-date security measures for your NodeJS projects.

And more beta updates of App Connect 2.0 extensions, allowing you to dive into the incredible speed improvements ahead of the major App Connect 2.0 update. Embrace the future of web development with blazing-fast performance.

Resource Manager

  • Add support for adding Postgres. Now you can fully add databases and users in local Postgres servers
  • Add support for newer Postgres version like 13, 14, and 15
  • Improved adding and removing of docker services and their related volumes
  • Improved renaming of docker services volumes
  • Improved users listing for Postgres services

Docker Targets

  • Add support for newer Postgres version like 13, 14, and 15
  • moved default to version 14
  • Allow to choose specific Redis version
  • Add restart always on the redis container

Server Connect NodeJS 1.7.0

  • Big update of the Redis functionality. We have implemented our own much more reliable redis cache middleware and removed the deprecated express redis cache module. There are no breaking changes and everything should work as before.
  • Updated redis client to version 4
  • Updated connect-redis (sessions) to version 7
  • Updated socket.io redis adapter to version 8
  • Removed express redis cache
  • Improved upload module

New Wappler NodeJS express cache middleware

  • Uses latest redis client
  • Only cache 200 response
  • Bypass cache by adding nocache to querystring
  • Respect Cache-Control headers no-cache and no-store
    • no-cache: will not return page from cache but can still store the page in cache
    • no-store: will not store the page in the cache

App Connect Tagify 2.0 beta 1

  • Rewrite to work with the latest App Connect 2.0

App Connect 2.0 Beta Updates

  • Updates of the App Connect 2.0 core, Preloader and Routing

Fixed issues