Bamboo 8.1 upgrade notes
We’ve collected some important notes on upgrading to Bamboo 8.1. For details on all the new features and improvements we’ve introduced in this release, see the Bamboo 8.1 release notes.
Here’s some important information you should know about before upgrading.
Deprecation of the server-local artifact handler
The server-local artifact handler has been deprecated in Bamboo 8.1. Support for this artifact handler will be removed in the next Bamboo release.
See what changes are in store for the supported platforms in Bamboo. For more information about what the latest stable release of Bamboo supports, see Supported platforms.
This release of Bamboo removes or deprecates support to the following platforms:
- Removed support for Solaris and macOS/OS X on server
- Deprecated support for Solaris on agents
- Removed support for MySQL 5.6.3
- Removed support for PostgreSQL 9.6
- Removed support for SQL Server 2016
This release of Bamboo doesn't add support for any new software platforms.
How to upgrade Bamboo
See the Bamboo upgrade guide for a complete walk-through of the upgrade process that includes descriptions of all the available upgrade paths, prerequisites, and methods.