Release 3.9 introduces the following major new features:
HTML forms are now apparent in the GI DOM, similar to the way that they appear in the HTML DOM. Additional classes have been added to support this, including the following:
This functionality also leverages the previously created classes NativeSelect, TextBox, and Label, and the prototypes fieldset and legend.
For information on forms, see [Forms in General Interface].
The new General Interface Builder Prototype Library enables sharing of components across projects and among users, allowing you to do the following:
The flexible per-instance CDF schema features addresses the issues that arise with standard data schema due to the fact that few services expose data as CDF unless they are designed specifically for General Interface.
You can now open the General Interface launch page, runtime, and applications from different domains.
The following new features in 3.9 are documented in JIRA.
The following defects are marked as fixed in 3.9 in JIRA.
For an up-to-date list of known issues in General Interface 3.9, check this JIRA filter.