CXF 2.3.2 Release Notes
Apache CXF 2.3.2 delivers the latest set of patches and bug fixes for Apache CXF 2.3.x. This release fixes over 75 JIRA issues that have been reported by users.
There is a report that this version contains a regression when used as an embedded JAX-WS stack within a J2EE container. It passes all the standalone TCK tests. It only affects those embedding CXF into their J2EE container as the JAX-WS stack. A fix for this will come shortly as 2.3.3.
Before installing Apache CXF, make sure the following products,
with the specified versions, are installed on your system:
- Java 5 Development Kit
- Apache ant 1.6
Java 5 Development Kit
You must install the J2SE Development Kit (JDK) 5.0, which can be downloaded
After installing the JDK, set or modify the following environment variables:
- JAVA_HOME – set this environment variable
to point at the root directory of the JDK 5.0 installation.
- PATH – make sure that your PATH includes:
Apache Ant 1.6.5 (or newer, 1.7.0 should work as well)
To run samples included in the binary distribution of Apache CXF,
you must install the Apache Ant 1.6.5 build utility, which can be downloaded
After installing Apache Ant, add the <AntInstallDir>/bin directory to your PATH.
For more details, see the Installation Guide.
Building the Samples
Building the samples included in the binary distribution is easy. Change to
the samples directory and follow the build instructions in the README.txt file
included with each sample.
If you have any problems or want to send feedback of any kind, please e-mail the
cxf dev list, firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also file issues in JIRA at:
For a more detailed view of new features and bug fixes, see the release notes.