Release notes for Magnolia CMS 6.2.45

LTS release • Delivered on May 15, 2024 • Changelog: 23228

Magnolia CMS 6.2.45 introduces a few improvements primarily around Java 21 support, performance, and the Delivery API. We also fixed a few issues and further enhanced our security. We keep the details of security fixes private in line with our security policy. Contact our Support team if you need more information.


Upcoming changes

To use custom widgetset compilation in the next release, Magnolia 6.2.46 or later, you’ll need a Vaadin license.


Java 21 support

With this release, we’ve added Java 21 to our certified stack.

maxLimit property in Delivery API

The new maxLimit property in the REST Delivery API defines the highest number of nodes a delivery endpoint may return when querying JCR with pagination. The default value is 1000.

Bug fixes


  • MGNLTOMCAT-41 Update dependency org.apache.tomcat:tomcat to version 9.0.89

  • MGNLUI-8780 JCR Multi field throws an exception on dialog without an existing node

Third-party library updates

  • org.bouncycastle:* to version 1.78

    • org.bouncycastle:bcutil-jdk18on added to the BOM

  •* removed from the BOM

  • org.mvel:mvel2 at version 2.5.2.Final added to the BOM

Updated modules

  • Admincentral 6.2.38

  • Barebones Tomcat Bundle 1.2.27

  • Blossom 3.7.2

  • Community Edition 6.2.45

  • Content Dependencies 2.0.5

  • DAM 3.0.32

  • DX Core 6.2.45

  • GraphQL 1.1.8

  • License 1.8.0

  • Magnolia 6.2.45

  • Pages 6.2.35

  • REST Framework 2.2.27

  • Solr Search Provider 6.1.11

  • Third-party library BOM 6.2.45

  • UI 6.2.45

  • Workflow 6.0.14


The Magnolia team would also like to thank everyone who reported issues, contributed patches or simply commented on issues for this release. Your continued interest helps us make Magnolia better.

Thanks a mill!

Special thanks go out to Björn Eschle, Stefan Huettenrauch, Fabian Illsinger, Frank Sommer, and Jeffrey van der Heide.


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