Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

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Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

Dear Community,
We are pleased to announce that the M1 of Talend Open Studio v7.2.1 is now publicly available, for testing only. This milestone primarily contains bug fixes, and is recommended for experienced users who would like to get an early preview of upcoming 7.2 release.
Download the Milestone #1 of Talend Open Studio for [Data Integration | Big Data | Data Quality | MDM | ESB]:
Data Integration: download
Big Data: download
Data Quality: download
MDM: download
ESB: download
When on the download page > scroll down to the "Other Releases" section to find this release.
Thanks for being a part of our community.

Talend Community Team

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Re: Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

Hi Shawn (and all Talend team)!

 

it would be good to have "Whats-new" files for each beta version - you use community as beta testers :-) and it is fine, but and for us is good to know - what new and interesting in new version without go thru all components.

 

regards, Vlad

 

 

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Community Manager

Re: Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

HI @vapukov

 

I don't think we have started any What's new document at this point of the release. It's still a very early milestone.

Let me check internally whether we could have some change log (quite rough) to share.

 

What can be interesting for the Community though on early milestones would be to check if some known issues from the previous versions were fixed for example. Those fixes often take place after a version is gone GA but as there is no patch delivery on Open Source tools, it only gets available in the next version.

 

Kind reminder, Milestones should not be used for production.

 

Cheers, 

Elisa

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Re: Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

Is version 7.2.1 a 'feature' or a 'security' update?  Like, what does this fix / enhance versus 7.1.1 GA 

Community Manager

Re: Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

Hi

 

7.2 is a feature update, there will be a bunch of new features and  functions added to the product line, although they may also be security updates along the line.

As a quick explanation about the reason why we  use 7.2.and not 7.2.0 as first version is because the version 7.2.0 is a beta version that get distributed to only a selection of customers and internally for bug detection and regression deflection purpose, so that when we go GA with 7.2.1, the product meets our go live standards. (doesn't mean we found all bugs or issues though, but we do our best Smiley Very Happy

I hope I answered your question.

Elisa

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Re: Heads up to v7.2! Your can now test the 7.2.1 M1

What does a middle number update mean?  is it a 'feature' update where a minor number means bug/security fix?  Trying to figure out the number parts and what they mean as we are looking at upgrading to 7.x soon.  

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