We are pleased to announce the release of GeoServer 2.15.5 with downloads (zip war), documentation (html) and extensions.

This is a maintenance release and is a recommended update for existing installations. This is the final scheduled 2.15 maintenance release and we recommend planning your upgrade to 2.16.

This release is made in conjunction with GeoTools 21.5 and GeoWebCache 1.15.5. Thanks to everyone who contributed to this release.

For more information see the GeoServer 2.15.5 release notes.

Improvements and Fixes

This release includes a number of improvements, including:

  • Improve ncWMS extension to support time list and time range.
  • Truncate of tiles fixed use of parameters.
  • Upgrade of XStream and Jackson libraries.

A number of fixes are also present:

  • [GEOS-8940] - Tile Layers page layer names bring to the “Publishing” tab by default
  • [GEOS-9375] - WCS 2.0 scalefactor=0 can cause excess memory usage
  • [GEOS-9428] - Authkey role service filters broken on 2.16+
  • [GEOS-9431] - Integrated GWC does not kick in when making request not qualified by workspace
  • [GEOS-9484] - ADMIN_ROLE is assigned by default if no role is returned for a user inside Web Service Body Response
  • Fix cascading WMTS use of credentials
  • ncWMS extension now respects no-data values.
  • Importer fixed to respect shapefile charset encoding.

About GeoServer 2.15 Series

Additional information on the 2.15 series: