Activiti 5.4 and Other News
release of 5.4. They have had a drumbeat of releases since the original GA shipped (and even before, but who’s counting), and they’re at it yet again. I’m once again humbled by the great information available in the user guide. It only took a few minutes to download and install Activiti 5.4 – but those interested should bear in mind the installation is really targeted at a developer-persona – you have to run scripts to install etc. Certainly no worse than many commercial products, and in fact, quite a bit easier than most. There are a few interesting and useful new features:Activiti strikes again with the
- Improvements to Activiti Cycle round-trip
- Support for more “case management” functionality – dynamic comments, attachments, dates, etc.
- Looks like you can scan an IMAP account for tasks (often a useful way to detect process starts or status updates).