Bamboo 6.8 upgrade notes
We’ve collected some important notes on upgrading to Bamboo 6.8. For details on all the new features and improvements we’ve introduced in this release, see the Bamboo 6.8 release notes.
Here’s some important information you should know about before upgrading.
Resolving artifacts content type
Bamboo allows you to display the content of your artifact based on its extension. This is done using the Resolve artifacts content type by extension option. If this option is selected, whenever you click on an artifact in a web brower, Bamboo will present you its content with MIME type set according to the artifact's file extension. Opening HTML files in this way, however, could lead to potential XSS attacks. For that reason, starting from version 6.8, the Resolve artifacts content type by extensions option is disabled by default. If you wish to enable this option, go to Administration (> Overview > Security settings.
Changes to supported platforms
See what changes are in store for the supported platforms in Bamboo. For more information about what the latest stable release of Bamboo supports, see Supported platforms.
Deprecation of JGit
Starting from version 6.8, JGit is deprecated in Bamboo.
New supported platforms
This release of Bamboo doesn't add support for any new software platforms.
How to upgrade Bamboo
See the Bamboo upgrade guide for a complete walk-through of the upgrade process that includes descriptions of all the available upgrade paths, prerequisites, and methods.
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