(tick) These are the notes for the Struts 2.5.2 distribution.

(tick) For prior notes in this release series, see Version Notes 2.5.1

  • If you are a Maven user, you might want to get started using the Maven Archetype.
Maven Dependency

You can also use Struts Archetype Catalog like below

Struts Archetype Catalog
mvn archetype:generate -DarchetypeCatalog=http://struts.apache.org/
Staging Repository
    <name>ASF Nexus Staging</name>

Internal Changes


  • [WW-4645] - SecurityMemberAccess exclude class design issue
  • [WW-4650] - Json deserialization does not work in 2.5.1
  • [WW-4651] - Negative number is considered an arithmetic expression
  • [WW-4656] - Wildcard redirect and path /static/


  • [WW-4648] - Upgrade commons-fileupload to the latest version
  • [WW-4655] - Cleans up logic in StreamResult and update docs

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