The Ignite Realtime Community is thrilled to announce the release of Openfire version 4.4.0. This is a major release featuring stability improvements and new features. You can find a full changelog listing over 100 Jira Issues resolved. Our beta announcement of this release highlighted some of the most significant changes. Of note is that this release should properly work with
Java 11 and using OpenJDK as well. The minimum requirement is
You can find downloads for Openfire with the following
sha1sum values for the release artifacts.
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The previous release of Openfire 4.3.2 was made on January 31rst, 2019 and here’s a simple accounting of the 100,000+ downloads made of the software!
Openfire Download Stats for Release: 4.3.2 openfire-4.3.2-1.i686.rpm 2038 openfire-4.3.2-1.noarch.rpm 2508 openfire-4.3.2-1.x86_64.rpm 9869 openfire_4.3.2_all.deb 18521 openfire_4_3_2.dmg 2406 openfire_4_3_2.exe 9492 openfire_4_3_2.tar.gz 6861 openfire_4_3_2.zip 2938 openfire_4_3_2_bundledJRE.exe 4158 openfire_4_3_2_bundledJRE_x64.exe 19909 openfire_4_3_2_x64.exe 24528 openfire_src_4_3_2.tar.gz 319 openfire_src_4_3_2.zip 773 ====== 104320
With the release, our Github master branch now reflects a future potential release version of Openfire 4.5.0 and we have also created a
4.4 branch signifying our intention to produce a
4.4.x series of bug fixes. We presently do not have plans of making a
4.3.3 release from the
Massive thanks for this release go to @gdt and @guus. They both did lots of great work knocking out some nagging issues and improving the already great administration console. It was also encouraging to see a number of first time contributors submitting pull requests with fixes and new features.
We certainly would encourage folks to test out the new release and report issues in the community forums. Please also free free to stop by our group chat and tell us now the new release is going. We are always looking for people interested in helping out with development, documentation, and testing.
Thank you for your support and usage of Openfire!