We're pleased to announce that the release candidate of OmniFaces 1.5 is now available for testing.
The following items are new for this release:
valueattribute is specified (so that you can specify JSF/HTML code as
- Allow endusers to specify custom passthrough attributes for
- Added new
<h:messages>with support for multiple client IDs in
forattribute, ability to disable HTML escaping and ability to perform markupless rendering like
Faces#includeCompositeComponent()to programmatically include a composite component in given parent component
- Add list based alternatives for the converters that automatically convert based on select items
- Message interpolator for Bean Validation that allows a component's label to be inserted in the middle of a message
<o:cache>as an alternative for the programmatic resetting of a cache entry.
- Added converters for an
DataModel, so these can be used in
The release candidate can be downloaded here: omnifaces-1.5-RC.jar. Please use this for testing only.
To see the API and VDL docs for this 1.5 release candidate, remove "/1.4" from the path from the current API/VDL URL.
To see the live showcase of the 1.5 release candidate, go to snapshot-omnifaces.rhcloud.com (note: the showcase doesn't necessarily show all changes)
Please take a moment to try this RC release with your projects and file an issue should you encounter any problems.
If no serious issues are discovered, we plan to promote the 1.5 RC build to final somewhere next week.