JHipster release v5.2.0 Permalink to "JHipster release v5.2.0"

JHipster v5.2.0 comes with 120 closed tickets and pull requests.

Please note that we have launched a bug bounties program and that several important tickets have been closed thanks to this. At the moment, we have $2,000 on this program thanks to our awesome sponsors, through our OpenCollective initiative.

Here are the most important tickets closed in this release:

  • Lots of CI/CD improvements by @pascalgrimaud - see #7904.
  • Upgrade to Yeoman 3 #7909.
  • Production build fix for React #8023.
  • Make Angular e2e tests use async/await #8026.
  • Update spring-boot to 2.0.4, spring-cloud to Finchley.SR1 #8046.
  • Add admin module tests for Angular #8048.
  • Update Angular to 6.1 #8066.
  • Move to Terser plugin instead of UglifyJS #8069.

Closed tickets and merged pull requests Permalink to "Closed tickets and merged pull requests"

As always, you can check all closed tickets and merged pull requests here.

How to upgrade Permalink to "How to upgrade"

Automatic upgrade

For an automatic upgrade, use the JHipster upgrade sub-generator on an existing application:

Upgrade your version of JHipster:

yarn global upgrade generator-jhipster

And then run the upgrade sub-generator:

jhipster upgrade

Manual upgrades

For a manual upgrade, first upgrade your version of JHipster with:

yarn global upgrade generator-jhipster

If you have an existing project, it will still use the JHipster version with which it was generated. To upgrade your project, you must first delete its node_modules folder and then run:


You can also update your project and all its entities by running

jhipster --with-entities

You can also update your entities one-by-one by running again the entity sub-generator, for example if your entity is named Foo

jhipster entity Foo

Help and bugs Permalink to "Help and bugs"

If you find any issue with this release, don’t hesitate to:

If the issue you have is an urgent bug or security issue, please: