JRebirth 0.7.2 is finally released !

It was painful but it’s done !! A lot of trouble have been solved lately and infrastructure has been repaired.

The 0.7.2 is available on JRebirth repository http://repo.jrebirth.org

What’s new ?

* JRebirth Maven Repository is up to date
Artifactory server was sometimes offline due to a lot of file corruption, Jenkins had broken a lot of build due to severals Java (64bit) VM fatal errors.

* Update archetype to 0.7.2 version
The 0.7.2 archetype has been upgraded to fit with new command and application classes

* Add OnAction annotation
JRebirth provides a new feature that allow handling events with annotation, a sample is available here : https://github.com/JRebirth/JRebirth/tree/master/org.jrebirth/core/src/test/java/org/jrebirth/core/ui/annotation

* Add Touch and Gesture events
All newest touch and gesture event handlers have been added (with annotation and standard way)

* Manage @RunInto
Thread management are now configurable with annotation, you can still use class inheritance

* Impossible to retrieve a component from ready method
Main facades had a bug in their own lifecycle, everything is ok now, (Special Thanks to Heiko who send his remarks on mailing list)

* Manage Multiple Stage
A feature has been added to manage Stage (open, close etc…) with a command and a service

* Improve Wave Contract
WaveType usage has been improved (most convenient ot use)

* Provide FXMLModel
FXML integration has been simplified, you can just use a FXMLModel with a fxml file, check a sample here : https://github.com/JRebirth/JRebirth/tree/master/org.jrebirth/core/src/test/java/org/jrebirth/core/ui/fxml

* Merge Event Tracking with new Logging way
Internal logger has been discarded, and internal event tracker has been upgraded, it allows JRebirth Analyzer tool to replay all JRebirth events to analyze application behaviour

* Add JRebirth properties management
A new mecanism to load properties has been created, it allows to use custom parameters (JRebirth already use some customizable properties)

* Refactor Resources Management
Usage of resources has been improved (font, colors, parameters), check sample test classes to learn more : [https://github.com/JRebirth/JRebirth/tree/master/org.jrebirth/core/src/test/java/org/jrebirth/core/resource]

* Improve site deployment
JRebirth maven web site has been repaired, it provides Javadoc API, you should visit these urls : api.jrebirth.org site.jrebirth.org sites.jrebirth.org

Some documentation have been also updated check them on www.jrebirth.org website.

Enjoy it and don’t hesitate to send some feedbacks on mailing list.

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