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From ctubb...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1687827 - /accumulo/site/trunk/content/release_notes/1.5.3.mdtext
Date Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18:04:33 GMT
Author: ctubbsii
Date: Fri Jun 26 18:04:33 2015
New Revision: 1687827

URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1687827
Log:
ACCUMULO-3843 Update release notes with more links, some wording changes.

Modified:
    accumulo/site/trunk/content/release_notes/1.5.3.mdtext

Modified: accumulo/site/trunk/content/release_notes/1.5.3.mdtext
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/accumulo/site/trunk/content/release_notes/1.5.3.mdtext?rev=1687827&r1=1687826&r2=1687827&view=diff
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--- accumulo/site/trunk/content/release_notes/1.5.3.mdtext (original)
+++ accumulo/site/trunk/content/release_notes/1.5.3.mdtext Fri Jun 26 18:04:33 2015
@@ -16,31 +16,33 @@ Notice:    Licensed to the Apache Softwa
            specific language governing permissions and limitations
            under the License.
 
-Apache Accumulo 1.5.3 is a bug-fix release for the 1.5 series. It is likely the last
-release in this line due to lack of user interest and the magnitude of improvements
-in newer release lines.
+Apache Accumulo 1.5.3 is a bug-fix release for the 1.5 series. It is likely to be the last
+1.5 release, with development shifting towards newer release lines. We recommend upgrading
+to a newer version to continue to get bug fixes and new features.
 
 In the context of Accumulo's [Semantic Versioning][semver] [guidelines][api],
-this is a "patch version". This means that there have been no API changes. Any
+this is a "patch version". This means that there should be no public API changes. Any
 changes which were made were done in a backwards-compatible manner. Code that
-runs against 1.5.2 is guaranteed to run against 1.5.3.
+runs against 1.5.2 should run against 1.5.3.
+
+Previous release notes for 1.5.2 can be found [here][REL_152].
 
 We'd like to thank all of the committers and contributors which had a part in
-making this release from code contributions to testing. Everyone's efforts are
+making this release, from code contributions to testing. Everyone's efforts are
 greatly appreciated.
 
-# Security Changes
+## Security Changes
 
-## SSLv3 disabled (POODLE)
+### [SSLv3 disabled (POODLE)][ACCUMULO-3316]
 
 Many Accumulo services were capable of enabling wire encryption using
-SSL connectors. 1.5.3 disables the problematic SSLv3 version which was
-susceptible to the man-in-the-middle attack.
-
+SSL connectors. To be safe, [ACCUMULO-3316] disables the problematic SSLv3 version by default
which was
+potentially susceptible to the man-in-the-middle attack. [ACCUMULO-3317] also disables SSLv3
in the monitor,
+so it will not accept SSLv3 client connections, when running it with https.
 
-# Notable Bug Fixes
+## Notable Bug Fixes
 
-## SourceSwitchingIterator Deadlock
+### [SourceSwitchingIterator Deadlock][ACCUMULO-3745]
 
 An instance of SourceSwitchingIterator, the Accumulo iterator which transparently manages
 whether data for a tablet read from memory (the in-memory map) or disk (HDFS after a minor
@@ -52,7 +54,7 @@ inside of the SourceSwitchingIterator to
 
 The only mitigation of this bug was to restart the tablet server that is deadlocked.
 
-## Table flush blocked indefinitely
+### [Table flush blocked indefinitely][ACCUMULO-3597]
 
 While running the Accumulo RandomWalk distributed test, it was observed that all activity
in
 Accumulo had stopped and there was an offline Accumulo metadata table tablet. The system
first
@@ -73,20 +75,24 @@ tablets in the system.
 
 The only mitigation of this bug was to restart the tablet server that is hung.
 
-## RPC Connections not cached
+### [RPC Connections not cached][ACCUMULO-3574]
 
 It was observed that the underlying connection for invoking RPCs were not actually being
cached,
 despite it being requested that they should be cached. While this did not result in a noticed
 performance impact, it was deficiency. [ACCUMULO-3574] ensures that connections are cached
when
 it is requested that they are.
 
-## Deletes on Thrift Proxy API ignored
+### [Deletes on Thrift Proxy API ignored][ACCUMULO-3474]
 
 A user noted that when trying to specify a delete using the Accumulo Thrift Proxy, the delete
 was treated as an update. [ACCUMULO-3474] fixes the Proxy server such that deletes are properly
 respected as specified by the client.
 
-# Testing #
+## Other Changes
+
+Other changes for this version can be found [in JIRA][CHANGES].
+
+## Testing
 
 Each unit and functional test only runs on a single node, while the RandomWalk
 and Continuous Ingest tests run on any number of nodes. *Agitation* refers to
@@ -129,6 +135,7 @@ Accumulo configuration from `120s` to `2
   </tr>
 </table>
 
+[ACCUMULO-3316]: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO-3316
 [ACCUMULO-2388]: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO-2388
 [ACCUMULO-3474]: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO-3474
 [ACCUMULO-3574]: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO-3574
@@ -137,3 +144,5 @@ Accumulo configuration from `120s` to `2
 [api]: https://github.com/apache/accumulo/blob/1.7.0/README.md#api
 [readme]: https://github.com/apache/accumulo/blob/1.5.3/README.md
 [semver]: http://semver.org
+[CHANGES]: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ACCUMULO/fixforversion/12328662
+[REL_152]: /release_notes/1.5.2.html
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