See the Xtract Kernel Version History for changes related to core extraction logic.

We recommend to check for updates at least every three months. If there is at least one newer release available with medium or high update priority, please download the latest version from the customer portal and deploy it to your test environment.

Definition of Version Numbers #

Format: A.B.C [X]

  • A is incremented with major changes. Additional steps might be necessary when upgrading to this version.
  • B is incremented when an important feature is added, modified, or removed.
  • C is incremented when a bug is fixed, or a small feature is added, modified, or removed.
  • X defines the recommended priority for updating:
    • H - High: Install immediately.
    • M - Medium: Install within your usual update interval.
    • L - Low: Install only if advised by the support team.
Version Date Component Description
2.13.0 [M] 2020-09-14 Licensing Added Google Cloud Storage to Licensing Enum
2.12.0 [L] 2020-09-11 WPF Generic about window created
2.11.0 [L] 2020-08-26 General Added generic read buffer
2.10.0 [L] 2020-08-13 General Added helper for processes
2.9.2 [L] 2020-08-13 General IoHelper.DeleteFileRetry no longer retries on DirectoryNotFoundExceptions
2.9.1 [M] 2020-07-29 General Updated NW RFC libraries to 750 patch level 6
2.9.0 [M] 2020-07-23 General Added basic support for bulky async data processing
2.8.0 [M] 2020-07-15 General Added TimeStamp data type (utclong)
2.7.6 [L] 2020-07-03 WPF Fix for cut off version numbers in the version history window.
2.7.5 [L] 2020-05-20 Licensing License forward compatibility improvement for supported components and destinations.
2.7.4 [M] 2020-05-04 General Added ReadDecimal, ReadDouble, ReadInt64 to JsonReader. Fixed double in JsonWriter
2.7.3 [M] 2020-04-28 Licensing Added Parquet destination to XU default destinations
2.7.2 [M] 2020-04-27 Licensing Added Parquet destination
2.7.1 [L] 2020-03-23 Licensing Fixed forward compatibility of licensed components.
2.7.0 [M] 2020-02-26 Licensing All XU licenses implicitly contain the default destinations now
2.6.0 [M] 2020-02-26 Licensing Added JSON destination to XU default licenses
2.5.0 [M] 2020-02-20 General Added retry logic for accessing files in use
2.4.1 [L] 2020-02-06 General Extended JSON Writer
2.4.0 [M] 2020-02-04 WPF Updated to .NET Framework 4.7.2
2.3.1 [H] 2020-01-16 General RemoveControlCharacters() accidentally removed everything except ASCII since version 2.2.1
2.3.0 [M] 2019-12-18 General Moved log splitting to LoggerMulti to properly support XU config / web server logs
2.2.4 [L] 2019-11-26 General New DeleteFile method in IOHelper(Release note)
2.2.3 [M] 2019-11-15 General Updated gacutil to 4.7.2558.0
2.2.2 [M] 2019-11-15 General Updated Installer for XIS/XRS
2.2.1 [L] 2019-11-15 General RemoveControlCharacters now also removes chars from the C1 range
2.2.0 [M] 2019-11-13 General Logger throws InvalidOperationException if used without calling Start()
2.1.0 [L] 2019-11-13 General Logging now supports 24h and more in one log (but still restricted to < 100h)
2.0.0 [M] 2019-09-23 General Updated to .NET Standard 2.0