This is the eighth release of BookKeeper as an Apache Top Level Project!
The 4.6.1 release is a bugfix release which fixes a bunch of issues reported from users of 4.6.0.
Apache BookKeeper users are encouraged to upgrade to 4.6.1. The technical details of this release are summarized below.
Fix critical bug on index persistence manager, see https://github.com/apache/bookkeeper/pull/913
Fix critical bug to allow using versions of Netty newer than 4.1.2 on classpath, see https://github.com/apache/bookkeeper/pull/996
Enhance Java 9 compatibility, see https://github.com/apache/bookkeeper/issues/326
New option to track task execution time, see https://github.com/apache/bookkeeper/issues/931
Distribute a version of BookKeeper which embeds and relocates Guava and Protobuf, see https://github.com/apache/bookkeeper/issues/922
Add description for the new error code “Too many requests”, see https://github.com/apache/bookkeeper/pull/921
There is no dependency upgrade since 4.6.0, but now we distribute a ‘shaded’ version of main artifacts, see Ledger API