The GeoServer team is happy to announce the release of GeoServer 2.5.3. Download bundles are provided (zipwardmg and exe)  along with documentation and extensions.

GeoServer 2.5.3 is the next the stable release of GeoServer and is recommended for production deployment. Thanks to everyone taking part, submitting fixes and new functionality:

  • A new process, PagedUnique, to efficiently grab large amounts of unique values from a layer column

  • Legend preview functionality in the style editor

  • A long awaited fix for poor font rendering when creating transparent map

  • Some fixes in WFS 2.0 joins

  • GeoJSON CRS syntax has been updated to the current valid one (we were using a old legacy one)

  • Some GetFeatureInfo further fixes for complex styles

  • Fix scale computation when the CRS unit of measure is not meters

  • Some WMS 1.3 rendering fixes with image mosaics

  • Avoid invalid reports of leaked connections when using SHAPE-ZIP output format against SQL views whose SQL is no more valid

  • Check the release notes for more details

  • This release is made in conjunction with GeoTools 11.3

About GeoServer 2.5

Articles and resources for GeoServer 2.5 series: