Release 5.41

Mark KrakeBlog, Release Notes (Englisch)

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The development focus in this week’s release was on the new Material Cockpit Functionality that delivers just-in-time numbers of the Handling Unit Storage, Reserved and Ordered Quantities and more. This new Feature is implemented in WebUI only and is the substitute of the old Swing UI Feature in Form MRP Product info. Another large contribution is the new Shipper integration of General Overnight. As GO! customer you can now use their shipping services directly out of metasfresh picking and shipping workflow.
Thanks to all contributors for your participation.

Thanks a lot to all contributors for your time and effort.
metasfresh 5.41 is out now!

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We have finished a few new Features for this week’s release.

  • Material Receipt candidates action for batch serial No on selected HU

    New Action added for Serial No generation in Material Receipt and distribution to its received Handling Units. #3209

  • New Action for Repost Document in Accounting Transaction Window

    New Action in Accounting Transaction Window, allowing to repost the shown lines. #3213

  • Material Cockpit Details modal overlay

    Improvement for Material Cockpit, now allowing a modal overlay with detailed information about reserved and ordered quantities and their documents. #3245

  • Implement event log

    New Event Log Functionality that is used first time for nearly realtime Material Cocpit updates. #3271

  • Pharma: Copy missing product prices after import

    New Functionality after import of pharmaceutlical prodcuts. Now automatically creating product prices in the corresponding pricelist versions. #3279

  • Translation of eMail Editor in WebUI

    Translation of the eMail Editor in WebUI for Language/ Locale de_DE. #3284

  • Workaround for truncating T_WEBUI_ViewSelection/-Line

    Temporary Solution for the data growth of ViewSelection and ViewSelectionline tables. #3286

  • Shipper Transportation: Shipper Location: change validation rule logic

    Adjustment of the Shipper Transportation validation rule logic. #3288

  • WebUI: New Window for Document Details in Material Cockpit

    New Window for Document Details that can now be shown via Material Cockpit Window. #3289

  • WebUI: Add Translation Messages for Daterangepicker

    Improved Translations. Added static translations for de_DE, en_US and Date Range Picker. #3293

  • WebUI: New Window for GO! Delivery Orders

    New Window in WebUI for the new Functionality of General Overnight Shipper Transportation. #3303

  • WebUI Window Design: Improve window Event store

    New System Admin Window Event Store. Allows the System Admin to view the status of events and checking/ resubmitting them in case of issues. #3309

  • Window for easy Distribution Orderlines Handling in WebUI

    New Window that allows the Handling of Distribution Orderlines in WebUI. #672

  • “Deal

    “ title_color=““ text_color=““ graphic=“icon“ graphic_size=“60px“ graphic_shape=“circle“ graphic_color=“#ffffff“ graphic_bg_color=“hsl(88, 65%, 44%)“ align_h=“left“ align_v=“top“ side_graphic_spacing=“20px“ max_width=“none“ child=“true“ connector_width=“1px“ connector_style=“dashed“ connector_color=“#272727″ link_text=“#737″ href=“″ href_title=““ href_target=“blank“ link_color=““ graphic_icon=“lightbulb-o“]Improvement of WebUI temporary selections.

  • Batch entry mode w/o Packing Instruction branch:master type:enhancement

    Improvement of the Batch entry mode functionality. Now it’s possible to configure the Batch entry via Sysconfig so that no Packing Instruction is needed for recording. #745

  • Show onhand quantity in new WebUI MRP Product Info Window

    New Field in material Cockpit, nw showing the on Hand Quantity too. #762

  • Raise session Timeout of WebUI Application

    Now possible to configure the session timeout of metasfresh via Spring Boot. #770

  • Use readOnlyFlag from AD_Field and AD_Tab when creating DocumentLayoutElements

    Improvement of the Read-Only functionality in WebUI, now respecting the configuration doen in AD_Fields and AD_TAB about the readOnly Flag. #778

  • Bug in long texts with new line

    Improving the behavior in LongText Fields. Now only patching the content when leaving the Field. #1470

  • Attachment in eMail Editor: Show File name/ caption instead of key

    Improving the Names for attached Files in eMail Editor. Now showing the caption names instead of attachment keys. #1478

  • New Tooltip for the Select All Functionality. #1485


We have got rid of the following Bugs in this Release.

  • Disposal creates Invoice Candidates

    Improved Feature, now possible to prohibit the creation of Invoice Candidates in Disposal Workflow. #3232

  • Search Icon disappears when switching Main-Subtab in Contract Window

    Fixes the vanishing Search Icon in window contracts of metasfresh swingUI. #3291

  • Keeping lines selected when turning the page not working

    Fixes the Pagination after selecting lines. Now the selections are kept when switching pages. #1348

  • Now enables to open modal overlays from action menu again. #1481


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Mark Krake


Co-founder & Managing Director of metas GmbH. Perpetual innovator and continuous community worker of metasfresh ERP. Free Software, Open Source and UX enthusiast.

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