qooxdoo Changelog

New in version 3.5

December 11th, 2013
  • Core:
  • Invalid routes (i.e. routes for which no listeners exist) now return the default path (7525).
  • Superseded 'JSON 2' with 'JSON 3' (7570)
  • Browser Support:
  • Fixed detection for new WebKit-based Opera versions (7554).
  • Fixed request animation frame handling for newer Webkits including iOS7 (7691).
  • Fixed widgets getting white as soon as transform is used in Safari (7757).
  • Check for Safaris private mode in the storage detection (7718).
  • Several fixes to deal with floating point numbers as CSS property values (7904), (7864).
  • Transport:
  • Added overrideMimeType() XHR support within qx.bom.request.Xhr (7661).
  • Fixed JSON serialization when appropriate content type. (7665).
  • qx.Website:
  • placeTo now works within parents with position: relative (7783).
  • qx.bom.element.Dataset.get and q().getData() now always return undefined if the requested attribute does not exist (7777).
  • q.create() now accepts an optional argument: The document for which new elements should be created (7859).
  • new method q.equalNodes: Equality check DOM nodes (7832).
  • new TextSelection module (6558).
  • q().getNext() and q().getPrev() now return collections instead of plain Arrays (7609).
  • Added a new 'ui' module containing a number of lightweight widgets based on the collection paradigm (7710).
  • Improved qx.Website API Viewer with grouped list view and mobile-friendly responsive UI (7831).
  • Fixed return types for data sets (7777)
  • isChildOf method added to the traversing module (7823)
  • Added new website widgets (7710)
  • Added a text selection module
  • Added unique method to the collection (7776)
  • Added 'transform' support for IE9 within the animation layer (7788)
  • Updated mustache.js to version 0.7.3 (7449)
  • Renamed the class MediaQueryListener (7896)
  • Consolidated website modules files as ZIP-File for easier downloading (6849)
  • Library:
  • New module utility module for working with Objects ( (7809) )
  • The placeTo of the placement module now also supports hidden element ( 7824 )
  • Added support for getting the width / height of non-displayed elements ( 7846 )
  • Getting the widths and heights of all elements in a collection is now supported ( 7848 )
  • throttle and debounce are now part of the new Function module ( BUG 7855 and BUG 7897 )
  • qx.Desktop:
  • Fixed display of Image widgets using padding and combined images (7601).
  • UI Core:
  • Fixed root Blocker for IE8-10 (7726)
  • Allow configuration of mouse buttons used for drag & drop (7828)
  • Added ability to scroll within a Drag and Drop session (7244).
  • Data Binding:
  • Improve error message if a model class could not be found (7585)
  • Throw an error when binding to a not existing property, source or target (7698)
  • Form:
  • Fixed icon loss of Splitbuttons when show property is set to label (6822)
  • Fixed slider rendering in the simple and indigo theme (7587)
  • Prevent closing of popups when clicking on the scrollbar buttons of selectbox and combobox (7655)
  • Widgets:
  • Fixed ColorPopup positioning for background scrolling (5879)
  • Toolbar chldren sync appearance on child add / remove (7654)
  • Fixed dispose of the color popup when the color selector window has been opened
  • Relayout tab button after icon reset in qx.ui.tabview.Page (5622).
  • VirtualTree: Improved performance for open and close icon rendering (7501).
  • qx.Mobile:
  • Fixed RegEx for os.version to detect iOS 7.0.x (7786).
  • WP8/IE10+: Touchend event is not fired when user entered another div element (7774).
  • WP8/IE10+: Pointer API does not provide multi touch detection out of the box (7891).
  • WP8/IE10+: Scrollbars are not visible (7771).
  • WP8/IE10+: Drawer does not react on taps (7773).
  • WP8/IE10+: Carousel animation was wrong (7772).
  • WP8/IE10+: Event normalization "transitionEnd" does not work (7875).
  • WP8/IE10+: Form labels are not wrapped when using FlexBox layout (7814).
  • WP8/IE10+: Menu no longer works in demo (7817).
  • IE11: MSPointerEvents are no longer available (7884).
  • iOS7: qx.bom.Viewport.getHeight(win) returns wrong value under (7785).
  • iOS7: Carousel's size is calculated wrong (7842).
  • iOS7: Scrolling does not work in Feedreader (7716).
  • iOS7: Headers are partially covered by the browser's chrome in landscape view (7717).
  • iOS7: TextField did not react when NativeScroll was used (7660).
  • iOS7: qx.Mobile Page are sized wrong on page transition (7843).
  • iOS7: Page scrolls to y:0 when using soft keyboard's next/previous buttons (7756).
  • qx.Mobile Checkbox should have a red border if validated false (7768).
  • Improved touch device detection of Carousel (7887).
  • Manage Carousel's pagination label overflow (7801).
  • Master-Detail Drawer keeps hidden when app resizes during transition (7812).
  • Review px-based mobile code and make it resolution-independent (7762).
  • SelectBox Menu's Height should be adjustable (7751).
  • Appear event of invisible page is fired on startup (7695).
  • qx.Mobile Custom theme should be adjustable to flat appearance (7608).
  • Popup can't be reused if mixing anchor and non-anchor modes (7621).
  • isOneLineWidget() makes it difficult to implement custom widget (7464).
  • Fade and Dissolve transitions look identical (7540).
  • TextArea does not allow "Return" key (7334).
  • Slider should display its value (7625).
  • TextArea is "readonly" when placing on a popup (7622).
  • Buttons did not show ellipsis when dimension is very small (7610).
  • Picker slot rendering performance should be improved (7605).
  • Carousel page transition should adapt the swipe velocity (7595).
  • Form label has no own color in custom theme (7590).
  • Centering of the Popup is wrong (7903).
  • Opened popup should ignore touch action on anchor (7913).
  • After disabling a qx.Mobile widget data entry is still possible by clicking widget label (7352).
  • Cursor jumps to the end of the text field on editing in liveupdate mode (7883).
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 did not display border-radius (7840).
  • Menu is not displaying "active" state (7868).
  • Android 4.x: Slider and RadioButtons are looking blurry (7847).
  • Firefox displays Menu too large (7822).
  • SelectBox.resetValue() throws ValidationError (7767).
  • Form button not centered (7455).
  • Menu should be able to forget previous selection (7784).
  • Modal Popup's Blocker does disappear on tap (7676).
  • UI elements disappearing (on page transition) (7282).
  • SelectBox is editable even after calling setEnabled(false) (7736).
  • qx.ui.mobile.form.renderer.Single does not hide the label of a multi-line widget (7707).

New in version 3.0.1 (September 12th, 2013)

  • This patch release includes many bugfixes and is a drop-in replacement for previous version 3.0.

New in version 2.1.1 (February 6th, 2013)

  • This patch release includes several bugfixes, including one for a potential issue with Firefox 19 and above, and is a drop-in replacement for the previous 2.1 version.

New in version 2.0.2 (September 12th, 2012)

  • This is a regular patch release, which includes some important bug fixes but no feature enhancements over the previous release. It is fully backwards-compatible to qooxdoo 2.0.x. Nothing needs to be changed in the JavaScript code of your existing apps if they are based on the previous 2.0.1 or 2.0 releases.
  • Bugfixes:
  • See the corresponding bugzilla query for the issues resolved for qooxdoo 2.0.2.
  • Core:
  • Fixed keep handling for animations. (#6611)
  • Fixed wrong validation error messages. (#6299)
  • Fixed an issue with parallel script loading in IE10 which broke source applications.
  • Data Binding:
  • Fixed wrong array index in the name data field of changeBubble events. (#6406)
  • qx.Website:
  • Fixed wrong return type when calling q(). (#6592)
  • Fixed initial setting of headers using q.io.xhr(). (#6736)
  • Fixed q's jsonp call when no callback name is given. (#6742)
  • qx.Mobile:
  • Added support for Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • qx.Desktop:
  • UI Core
  • Fixed CSS3 linear gradients (prefixed vs. unprefixed implementations) (#6513))
  • Fixed CSS3 border-images for Firefox 15 (#6683)
  • qx.bom.element.Style.compile now uses vendor-prefixed property names if necessary.
  • Widgets:
  • Fixed hiding of the table's header. (#6274)
  • Sync the show property of the toolbar with its children all the time. (#6743)
  • Fixed the selectbox cell renderer in case false is used as custom value. (#6780)
  • Theming:
  • Fixed appearance of the error popup in IE8.
  • Fixed the shadow of windows in browsers not supporting CSS shadows.
  • Using multiple Web Fonts in IE 6/7 now works
  • Applications:
  • Demobrowser
  • Minor fixes in the demos.
  • Tooling:
  • Generation
  • Minor fix in the dependency analysis.
  • Known Issues:
  • Copy & Paste does not work in the Playground App in Firefox (#6576)

New in version 1.0.1 (January 28th, 2010)

  • Fixed an issue in Firefox 3.6, which was released last week (01/21/2010). The native scrollbar widgets did no longer react on clicks on the scrollbar buttons. This is a known regression in Firefox 3.6, but fortunately we could find a workaround for this issue.
  • Fixed a critical issue that prevented IE to run properly under SSL. See Bug #3305 for details. It is strongly recommended to update to this release, if your application is deployed via https.
  • Hiding elements, which use the AlphaImageLoader, can occasionally cause IE to completely black out the screen.

New in version 0.8.2 (March 9th, 2009)

  • Inspector was added, which is a cross-browser debugging tool like Firebug.
  • Many improvements and bugfixes were made.
  • This release was tested for all common browsers, including upcoming versions like IE8.
  • Packaging and loading of qooxdoo applications was optimized.
  • A CSS3 selector engine and a jQuery-like low-level API were added.
  • A preview of the upcoming data binding layer and a preview of the new infrastructure for virtual widgets are included.

New in version 0.8.1 (December 18th, 2008)

  • qooxdoo 0.8.1 is expected to be a maintenance/bugfixing release without major changes in functionality and features. As it has not been released yet, this document is just to collect the relevant changes. It may change significantly before the actual release.

New in version 0.8 (August 30th, 2008)

  • This release adds a completely-rewritten GUI toolkit and toolchain, impressive new theming possibilities with rounded corners, shadows, background gradients, etc., and major performance gains in the toolchain.
  • It now works without Cygwin under Windows.

New in version 0.7.3 (August 28th, 2008)

  • Many bugfixes and improvements were made in all classes.
  • The fully cross-browser core logging functionality was greatly improved by incorporating some features of Firebug Lite.
  • A major fix for memory leaks in the XMLHttp-based IO layer was committed.
  • The code of the virtual table widget has been refactored and cleaned up.
  • A new advanced alpha generator script was added (generator2) to handle large-scale Web applications.
  • This maintenance release is recommended for all existing or new applications.