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Tomcat 6.0.10 (remm)
update Unify usage of security manager flag, submitted by Arvind Srinivasan. (remm)
fix Fix formatting of CGI variable SCRIPT_NAME. (markt)
fix 41521: Support * for servlet-name, submitted by Paul McMahan. (remm)
update Cache getServletContext value, submitted by Arvind Srinivasan. (remm)
fix Add options for handling special URL characters in paths, and disallow '\' and encoded '/' due to possible differences in behavior between Tomcat and a front end webserver. (remm)
fix Fix bad comparison for FORM processing, submitted by Anil Saldhana. (remm)
fix Reduce usage of MessageBytes.getLength(), submitted by Arvind Srinivasan. (remm)
fix 41558: Don't call synced method on every request, submitted by Arvind Srinivasan. (remm)
fix Switch to a thread local page context pool. (remm)
Tomcat 6.0.9 (remm)
fix Use 2.5 xsd in Tomcat webapps. (markt)
fix Compression filter improvements, submitted by Eric Hedström. (markt)
fix Properly return connector names. (remm)
fix Remove logging of the XML validation flag. (remm)
fix Correct error messages for context.xml. (markt)
fix 41217: Set secure flag correctly on SSO cookie, submitted by Chris Halstead. (markt)
fix 40524: request.getAuthType() now returns CLIENT_CERT rather than CLIENT-CERT. (markt)
fix 40526: Return support for JPDA_OPTS to catalina.bat and add a new option JPDA_SUSPEND, submitted by by Kurt Roy. (markt)
fix 41265: In embedded, remove the code that resets checkInterval values of zero to 300. (markt)
fix 37869: Fix getting client certificate, submitted by Christophe Pierret. (remm)
fix 40960: Throw a timeout exception when getting a timeout rather than a generic IOE, submitted by Christophe Pierret. (remm)
fix EL validation fixes for attributes. (remm)
fix 41327: Show full URI for a 404. (markt)
fix JspException now uses getCause() as the result for getRootCause(). (markt)
fix 41466: When using the NioChannel and SecureNioChannel its important to use the channels buffers. (fhanik)
Tomcat 6.0.8 (remm)
fix Make provided instances of RequestDispatcher thread safe. (markt)
add Optional development oriented loader implementation. (funkman)
add Optimized access log valve, submitted by Takayuki Kaneko. (remm)
fix Fix error messages when parsing context.xml that incorrectly referred to web.xml. (markt)
fix 41217: Set secure attribute on SSO cookie when cookie is created during a secure request. Patch provided by Chris Halstead. (markt)
fix 40524: HttpServletRequest.getAuthType() now returns CLIENT_CERT rather than CLIENT-CERT for certificate authentication as per the spec. Note that web.xml continues to use CLIENT-CERT to specify the certificate authentication should be used. (markt)
fix 41401: Add support for JPDA_OPTS to catalina.bat and add a JPDA_SUSPEND environment variable to both startup scripts. Patch provided by Kurt Roy. (markt)
fix When displaying JSP source after an exception, handle included files. (markt)
fix Display the JSP source when a compilation error occurs and display the correct line number rather than start of a scriptlet block. (markt)
fix Fix NPE when processing dynamic attributes. (remm)
fix More accurate EL usage validation. (remm)
fix Fix regression for implicit taglib and page data version numbers. (remm)
fix 41265: Allow JspServlet checkInterval init parameter to be explicitly set to the stated default value of zero by removing the code that resets it to 300 if explicitly specified as zero. (markt)
fix 41327: Show full URI for a 404. Patch provided by Vijay. (markt)
docs Add a virtual hosting how-to contributed by Hassan Schroeder. (markt)
update Update all webapps to use the servlet 2.5 xsd. (markt)
fix 39572: Improvements to CompressionFilter example provided by Eric Hedström. (markt)
Tomcat 6.0.7 (remm)
fix Fix installer's bitmap (mturk)
fix Refactor logging of errors which may occur when reading a post body (remm)
fix 37869: Also use the SSL_INFO_CLIENT_CERT field if the chain is empty, submitted by Grzegorz Grzybek (remm)
Tomcat 6.0.6 (remm)
fix Fix tagging which did not include 6.0.5's changelog (remm)
Tomcat 6.0.5 (remm)
fix 40585: Fix parameterised constructor for o.a.juli.FileHandler so parameters have an effect. (markt)
fix Escape invalid characters from request.getLocale. (markt, remm)
update Update required version for native to 1.1.8. (remm)
fix Do not log broken pipe errors which can occur when flushing the content of an error page. (remm)
fix Fix firstReadTimeout behavior for the AJP connector. (remm)
fix 41057: Make jsp:plugin output XHTML compliant. (markt)
update Cluster interface cleanup. (fhanik)
update Refactoring to allow usage of executors. (fhanik)
Tomcat 6.0.4 (remm)
update Update to NSIS 2.22 (remm)
fix Fix regression in 6.0.3 with Windows wrapper (mturk)
Tomcat 6.0.3 (remm)
fix 37509: Do not remove whitespace from the end of values defined in files. (markt)
fix 38198: Add reference to Context documentation from Host documentation that explains how Context name is obtained from the Context filename. (markt)
fix 40844 Missing syncs in JDBCRealm. (markt)
fix 40901: Encode directory listing output. Based on a patch provided by Chris Halstead. (markt)
fix 40929: Correct JavaDoc for StandardClassLoader. (markt)
fix 41008: Allow POST to be used for indexed queries with CGI Servlet. Patch provided by Chris Halstead. (markt)
fix Fix usage of print on the servlet output stream if the processor never used a writer (fhanik)
fix Fix logic of sameSameObjects used to determine correct wrapping of request and response objects (fhanik)
fix Update TLD scan lists, and disable caching for now (remm)
update Add system property to WebappClassLoader to allow disabling setting references to null when stopping it (remm)
add Add clustered SSO code, submitted by Fabien Carrion (remm)
fix 40860: Log exceptions and other problems during parameter processing. (markt)
update Enable JMX for trust store attributes for SSL connector. (markt)
update Port memory usage reduction changes to the HTTP connector. (remm)
fix MessageBytes.setString(null) will remove the String value. (remm)
fix 41057: Caching large strings is not useful and takes too much memory, so don't cache these (remm)
update Add keepAliveTimeout attribute to most connectors (mturk, remm)
fix Relax EL type validation for litterals. (remm)
fix Update some version numbers to 2.1. (funkman, remm)
fix Add xsds for JSP 2.1 (remm)
fix 41106: Update validation checks for EL to also include legacy 1.2 tags (remm)
fix 40677: Update SSL documentation to indicate that PKCS11 keystores may be used. (markt)
Tomcat 6.0.2 (remm)
fix Various tweaks to distribution (remm, funkman)
update Update Tomcat native to 1.1.7 (mturk)
update Update to JDT 3.2.1 (remm)
fix Fix EJB annotation interface (remm)
fix Fix passing of the keystore password for the NIO connector (fhanik)
Tomcat 6.0.1 (remm)
fix 37439, 40823: Documentation cleanup (markt)
update Refactor exception processing using Throwable.getCause to improve exception chaining (remm)
add Remove dead code involving the Logger (funkman)
fix 37458: Fix some exceptions which could happen during classloading (markt)
fix 40817: Fix CGI path (markt)
fix 34956: Add the possibility to enforce usage of request and response wrapper objects (markt)
update Many fixes for JSP 2.1 compliance, invloving tag files handling, deferred expressions validation, bom encoding support (remm)
update Many HTTP NIO connector fixes and refactorings (fhanik)
update HTTP NIO connector performance improvements (fhanik)
update Add packetSize option for the classic AJP connector (jfclere)
update Implement explicit flushing in AJP (mturk)
Tomcat 6.0.0 (remm)
add SSLEngine attribute added to the AprLifecycleListener(fhanik)
add Add API for Comet IO handling (remm, fhanik)
add Servlet 2.5 support (remm)
add JSP 2.1 support (jhook, remm)
add Unifed EL 2.1 support (jhook)
add SSLEnabled attribute required for SSL to be turned on, on all HTTP connectors (fhanik)
update Memory usage reduction for the HTTP connectors, except (remm)
update Modeler update to use dynamic mbeans rather than model mbeans, which consume more resources (costin)
add New cluster configuration and new documentation (fhanik)

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