The Apache Tomcat team announces the immediate availability of Apache Tomcat 7.0.27
This release is includes significant new features as well as a number of bug fixes compared to version 7.0.26. The notable changes include:
- Support for the WebSocket protocol (RFC6455). Both streaming and message based APIs are provided and the implementation currently fully passes the Autobahn test suite. Also included are several examples.
- A number of fixes to the HTTP NIO connector, particularly when using Comet.
- Improve the memory leak prevention and detection code so that it works well with JVMs from IBM.
Please refer to the change log for the complete list of changes:
Note that this version has 4 zip binaries: a generic one and three bundled with Tomcat native binaries for Windows operating systems running on different CPU architectures.
Migration guides from Apache Tomcat 5.5.x and 6.0.x:
— The Apache Tomcat Team