Release 5.72

Mark KrakeBlog, Release Notes (Englisch)

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A new metasfresh Release is out. Besides some improvements for automatic Testing and Bugfixes, we have added a new Sales Order API to the stack, which allows to create Sales Orders from external Applications. Thanks to all contributors for your participation.

Thanks all for your effort!
metasfresh 5.72 is out now!

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We are looking forward to meet you!


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

  • Material Cockpit - show stock details

    New Feature in Material Cockpit, now showing the Stock details and Locators. #4459

  • Introduce Window Tab's Internal Name

    New internal Functionality in Application Dictionary that allows to define internal Names of window Tabs for automatic Testing purpose. #4491

  • Advanced BLs to create inventory lines

    Extended Business Logic for the creation of Inventory lines. Now able to generate the inventorylines based on product value and last inventory count of products in a warehouse locator. #4448

  • Tablet optimized inventory-counting-window

    New window that allows the invntory counting via a tablet sized interface. #4450

  • Support Doctype Text templates also on purchase order

    Adopting the existing doctype text support to purchase orders. #4482

  • Project Status and Product Category Trl

    New Translation Feature for Project Status and Product Category. #4492

  • Projecttype Org Validation

    New Validation Rule for Projecttype, now respecting the records organisation. #4494

  • Make fields in explicit user filter mandatory or optional

    Extended Filter functionality allowing to set #4498

  • LogicExpressionEvaluator: improve error message in case something went wrong

    Improvement of Error messages. #4501

  • Extend Sales Order REST API to support price and support all product values

    Extended Sales Order REST API, now supporting prices and product values. #4517

  • Forgot password feature

    New Feature that allows a User to reset a forgotten password. #1878


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

  • Org * not selectable in WebUI but in Java Client

    Fix of API now allowing to record Org * in Records. #865

  • Cannot set attributes for product after receipt in manufacturing

    Bugfix for the setting of Attributes after doing a Material Receipt. #1027

  • Location dropdown opens again when opening the batch entry

    Fixes the Lookup behavior in Sales Order Batch entry. #1672

  • Home and End button move caret in text fields

    Bugfix for the Keyboard support of [home] and [end] keys in Text Fields. #1188

  • Unable to execute any quick actions in Firefox

    Fixes a Bug that occurred with quickactions in non-webkit browsers. #1463

  • Applied filter params sometimes not displayed in filter

    Minor Bugfix for the filtering in WebUI window. #1578

  • Included tab: when refreshing via websocket event the sort/order is not preserved

    Improvement of the Websocket refresh behavior when manipulating records in combination with changed order. #1589

  • Red line is missing when a document was not saved

    Improvement of the Error Handling for Records that cannot be saved. #1707

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  • Sequence of Dropdowns in combined Business Partner Lookups not working

    Bugfix for the automatic workflow sequence of combined Lookup Fields. #1923

  • No additional filter parameter from a dropdown selectable when filter has a default value set

    Fixes the Filtering in WebUI for filters that have a default filter criteria set. Now it’s possible to also set other filter criteria again. #1927

  • Cannot run processes

    Bugfix for running actions with parameters. #1934


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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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