We are pleased to announce the release of GeoServer 2.15.1 with downloads (zip war exe), documentation (html pdf) and extensions.

This is a stable release recommended for production. This release is made in conjunction with GeoTools 21.1 and GeoWebCache 1.15.1. Thanks to everyone who contributed to this release.

For more information see the GeoServer 2.15.1 release notes.

Improvements and Fixes

This release includes a number of fixes and improvements, including:

  • Addressed “potentially malicious String” error encountered when first establishing a session with the web administration application.
  • Importer fixed to connect to and create PostGIS datastore
  • Fix REST API user creation problem
  • Map preview fix to display projected maps with WMS 1.3.0
  • WCS 2.0.1 metadata fix for GetCapabilities and DescribeCoverage
  • WCS 1.0.0 and WCS 2.0 fixes for elevation and custom dimension use
  • GetFeatureInfo template can now access metadata for raster layers
  • Styling improvements respecting followLine and maxAngleDelta

About GeoServer 2.15 Series

Additional information on the 2.15 series:

Java 11 comparability is the result of a successful code-sprint. Thanks to participating organizations (Boundless, GeoSolutions, GeoCat, Astun Technology, CCRi) and sprint sponsors (Gaia3D, atol, osgeo:uk, Astun Technology).