Category: Software updates

Sufia 6.1 released

We are pleased to announce that Sufia 6.1 has been released released.  A set of release notes can be found here ( If you are currently using Sufia 6.0 we would recommend upgrading to Sufia 6.1 as soon as possible.  Beyond the additional features in the release a number of bugs were fixed. Thanks to… Read more »

ActiveFedora 8.1.0 released

We are pleased to announce the release of ActiveFedora 8.1.0.  This release: – Patches casting behavior – see for detailed information on the problem. – Fixes rsolr patch-level dependency introduced by 35189fc. Details can be found at: Thanks, as always, to the team!

Active Fedora 9.1.0 released

We’re pleased to announce the release of ActiveFedora 9.1.0 and 9.1.1.  9.1.0 has a number of new features and 9.1.1 was released when we found a small bug just after the release of 9.1.0. New features: The has_attributes() method was deprecated and replaced with property(). The property() method previously was used to declare only RDF… Read more »

Hydra 8.0.0 released

Version 8.0.0 of the Hydra gem has been released! To use hydra 8.0.0 add the following line to your Gemfile: gem ‘hydra’, ‘8.0.0’ Then bundle install.  To test things out try the Dive into Hydra tutorial archived in the /doc directory inside the gem which is also on the github wiki: This release is the… Read more »

Hydra-head 9.1.0 and 9.1.1 released

We’re pleased to announce that hydra-head 9.1.0 and 9.1.1 have been released. Version 9.1.0 brings support for Blacklight 5.10. See the upgrade guide here: Version 9.1.1 fixes policy based access controls. They were not working in hydra-head 9 due to using incorrect Solr queries. Thanks to Justin Coyne for the work.