Release Notes - Payara Platform Enterprise 5.21.0

Supported APIs and Applications

  • Java EE 8 Applications

  • MicroProfile 3.3

  • Jakarta EE 8 Applications

New Features

  • [APPSERV-20] MicroProfile ConfigSource for Payara Variable Expressions

  • [APPSERV-150] Asadmin commands to add or remove keys and certificates from the key and trust stores

  • [APPSERV-152] Asadmin command to reload the network listeners across the domain

  • [APPSERV-153] Asadmin command to remove all expired certificates from the trust store.

  • [CLOUD-59] Allow preboot and postboot commands over API bootstrap

  • [FISH-203] Asadmin Commands to Generate a CSR

  • [FISH-202] Asadmin Command to Create Self-Signed Certificate


  • [APPSERV-54] Print a Warning if Data Grid Encryption is Enabled without a Key

  • [APPSERV-57] MicroProfile Fault Tolerance 2.1

  • [APPSERV-58] MicroProfile Config 1.4

  • [APPSERV-59] MicroProfile Metrics 2.3

  • [APPSERV-60] MicroProfile Health 2.2

  • [APPSERV-61] MicroProfile Rest Client 1.4

  • [APPSERV-141] Add Caching to MicroProfile Config

  • [APPSERV-143] Update Enterprise and Community Branding

  • [APPSERV-146] Monitoring Console: Bookmarkable Page URLs

  • [APPSERV-148] Monitoring Console: MP Metrics Metadata as MC Annotations

  • [CUSTCOM-238] Support JSP on Payara Micro Docker

Bug Fixes

  • [APPSERV-55] Fix Fault Tolerance Bulkheads Race Conditions

  • [APPSERV-114] Race condition in InvocationManager

  • [APPSERV-142] Payara Micro doesn’t shutdown when invoked with –warmup

  • [CUSTCOM-22] HTTP/2 Push Can’t be Disabled

  • [CUSTCOM-194] The delete-jvm-options command shouldn’t require to specify the Java version prefix

  • [CUSTCOM-205] On ZuluJDK 8.44, accessing HTTPS gives NoSuchMethodError

  • [CUSTCOM-237] In Weld, parallel execution mode for async observers doesn’t trigger all observers (IllegalStateException: Security context is already associated)

  • [CUSTCOM-247] Custom realm defined in web.xml isn’t used for SOAP services secured using WS security policy

  • [CUSTCOM-254] NumberFormatException when parsing a HTTP header in metrics

  • [CUSTCOM-261] Remove jakarta.transaction.cdi:jakarta.transaction.cdi-api from Payara BOM as it is wrong

  • [CUSTCOM-264] Client mode debugging (server=no) doesn’t work with JDK>=9

  • [CUSTCOM-271] Metric endpoint fails to parse Accept header from Telegraf

  • [CUSTCOM-273] Support for all AjaxBehaviourEvent classes, extension to CUSTCOM-179

  • [CUSTCOM-234] JVM option -Xbootclasspath/a:$\{com.sun.aas.installRoot}/lib/grizzly-npn-api.jar already exists in the configuration

  • [CUSTCOM-262] HZ_LISTENER_PORT property error when setting system properties via the admin console

  • [ECOSYS-157] OpenID Connect Caller’s name and groups are null

  • [ECOSYS-161] [Community Contribution - NikitaZ] OAuth2AccessToken empty instance injected

Component Upgrades

  • [APPSERV-80] Upgrade Weld to 3.1.4.Final

  • [APPSERV-109] Update EclipseLink to 2.7.6

  • [APPSERV-110] Update Grizzly to 2.4.4

  • [CUSTCOM-211] Upgrade Trilead SSH 2 to support ECDSA keys