JHipster release v7.9.0 Permalink to "JHipster release v7.9.0"

This is the new minor release of JHipster v7 with 958 closed tickets and merged pull requests.

Most important new features and upgrades Permalink to "Most important new features and upgrades"

  • Update spring-boot version to 2.7.2 - #19218
  • Upgrade angular version to 14 - #18586
  • Update react version to 18 - #18823
  • Migrate to cypress version 10 - #18854
  • Add support to generate custom generators at generate-blueprint (replaces modules) - #18306
  • Add microfrontend support to jdl. - #18254
  • Add support to mixed microservice/microfrontend. - #18632
  • Use latest version in liquibase xsd changelog - #19029
  • Fix pagination for elasticsearch - #18882
  • Implement new interfaces for ElasticSearch Entity indexing - #18741
  • Use testcontainers for sql - #18513
  • Upgrade keycloak version to 18.0.0 - #18441
  • Many libraries upgrades

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:

npm update -g generator-jhipster

And then run the upgrade sub-generator:

jhipster upgrade

Manual upgrades

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

npm update -g 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: