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What's new in OpenPLM 1.3

Warning

OpenPLM 1.3 is still in development, you can read the :ref:`previous release notes <whatsnew-1.2>`.

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Introduction

OpenPLM is a product oriented PLM solution. A product oriented PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) solution unifies all activities of the company in an ECM which structures data around the product. OpenPLM features a full web and user-friendly interface. OpenPLM is Free and Open Source Software. This means that all our work is free to use, modify and redistribute.

Notable changes:

  • Wiki syntax and Page document
  • Avatars

What's new for users

Wiki syntax

It is now possible to write rich formatted comments and other text (description, technical details, etc.).

The syntax is based on Markdown and it supports:

  • titles and subtitles
  • images
  • bullet and ordered lists
  • tables
  • special links (to a part, document, user and more)

The syntax is documented :ref:`on this page <user-richtext>`.

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A visual editor is available:

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The compose mode of the markdown editor.

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The preview mode of the markdown editor.

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The rendered text.

Parts and documents: new description field

Parts and documents have now a description field. Now parts, documents, groups and ECRs have a name and a description fields.

This field supports formatted content.

Assembly promotion in two clicks

A new button is available to promote a whole assembly. It is no more necessary to promote each individual part in the right order.

This button is available if the following conditions are met:

  • the user is the only signer of every parts (or other signers have delegated their right);
  • all leaf parts are attached to an official document.

Avatars

Check-in improvements

A click on the check-in button immediately triggers the file selector. And the file is uploaded when the file selector is validated.

Search: all types

Timeline: browse by date and filtering

The timeline has been improved. It now displays all events which happened during a given period. The previous version displayed a fixed number of events.

Moreover, it is possible to filter events based on their type (part, document and/or group) and by their author.

3D view: full screen display and BOM

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The model is done by Brojt. It is licenced under the Attribution - Share Alike - Creative Commons license.

Other enhancements

  • new login page

What's new for administrators

OpenPLM now requires Django 1.5. Some dependencies and the settings file must be upgraded. Read the :doc:`instructions </admin/upgrade/upgrade-1.3>` before upgrading your installation.

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Customize default references

It is now possible to customize the default reference of parts and documents. Read :ref:`admin-references` for details on how to customize default references.

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New application: richpage

:ref:`richpage-admin`

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What's new for developers

Django 1.5

  • StreamingHttpResponse
  • static files

Call :func:`~user.profile` instead of user.get_profile().

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Rich text | Wiki syntax

:ref:`devel-richtext`

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Modules

:mod:`plmapp.utils` is now a package and the modules :mod:`.archive`, :mod:`.encoding`, :mod:`.unicodecsv`, :mod:`.units` moved to this package.

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A new module, :mod:`plmapp.utils.importing` is available to import a function or a class from a string. It is based on the one provided by Mezzanine.

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:mod:`plmapp.base_views` moved to :mod:`plmapp.views.base`.

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A lot of views moved from :mod:`plmapp.views.main` to :mod:`plmapp.views.group`, :mod:`plmapp.views.document`, :mod:`plmapp.views.part`, :mod:`plmapp.views.plmobject` or :mod:`plmapp.views.user`.

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References

:mod:`.references`

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Previous versions

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.. toctree::
    :maxdepth: 1
    whatsnew/whatsnew-1.2
    whatsnew/whatsnew-1.1
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