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JAMWiki 1.2.4

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Release Notes

The fourth bugfix release of the JAMWiki 1.2.x series, JAMWiki 1.2.4 (code name "Stingrays") is now available for download from Sourceforge. This release is a minor release that contains only bugfixes; no changes have been made to CSS, the database schema, or any other area that would require special attention when upgrading. All users of previous JAMWiki 1.2.x releases are encouraged to upgrade.

See below, as well as the CHANGELOG.txt and README.txt files included in the JAMWiki distribution, for further details. Please provide feedback on the Feedback page and report any bugs in the JIRA bug tracker. Bug reports should include any error messages from the logs and any additional information that can be used to diagnose the problem.

Installation & Upgrade Instructions

New Installs

See Installation#New Installs.


See Installation#Upgrades. This is a minor release and there are no changes to CSS, the database schema, or configuration when upgrading from JAMWiki 1.2. When upgrading site administrators should be aware of the following issues that are specific to this release:

  • Installations of JAMWiki 1.2.x on app servers with limited heap may see out of memory errors. See JAMWIKI-79 for details.

See the release notes for JAMWiki 1.2 if upgrading from a version prior to JAMWiki 1.2.


New Features

  • None.


  • Failure when rendering files with non-ANSI filenames when using JAMWiki to serve images directly. Reported and fixed by Pongho Lee.
  • Named template parameters whose values are a single character in length were ignored during template parsing. Reported by Timothy Stone.
  • Template parameters without defaults should parse as an empty string rather than "{{{param}}}" when no parameter value is specified.
  • When using DB2 as repository, getting -104 when accessing Special:Log. Reported with a fix by Dennis N Brown.

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