Apache Wicket 6.25.0 released

26 Oct 2016

The Apache Wicket PMC is proud to announce Apache Wicket 6.25.0!

Apache Wicket is an open source Java component oriented web application framework that powers thousands of web applications and web sites for governments, stores, universities, cities, banks, email providers, and more. You can find more about Apache Wicket at https://wicket.apache.org

This release marks another minor release of Wicket 6. We use semantic versioning for the development of Wicket, and as such no API breaks are present breaks are present in this release compared to 6.0.0.

With Apache Maven update your dependency to (and don’t forget to update any other dependencies on Wicket projects to the same version):


Or download and build the distribution yourself, or use our convenience binary package

Source: 6.25.0 source download Binary: 6.25.0 binary download

Upgrading from earlier versions

If you upgrade from 6.y.z this release is a drop in replacement. If you come from a version prior to 6.0.0, please read our Wicket 6 migration guide found at

Have fun!

— The Wicket team


The signatures for the source release artefacts:

Signature for apache-wicket-6.25.0.zip:

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Signature for apache-wicket-6.25.0.tar.gz:

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This Release

CHANGELOG for 6.25.0:

  • [WICKET-6218] - backport fix for WICKET-6172 to Wicket 6.x
  • [WICKET-5972] - Datepicker “Close” text overlays ‘x’ icon.
  • [WICKET-6136] - AutoCompleteTextField issue in Android 5.1.1
  • [WICKET-6209] - requesting focus on disabled field fails with error in IE8
  • [WICKET-6214] - ModalWindow broken on IE
  • [WICKET-6219] - Fragment fails to report an error in development mode
  • [WICKET-6225] - Button wrongly sets its model object as ‘value’ attribute
  • [WICKET-6227] - CharSequenceResource calculates wrong length when there are unicode symbols
  • [WICKET-6230] - Infinite redirection when using UrlPathPageParametersEncoder
  • [WICKET-6232] - When sending binary data from server to client, wicket-websocket-jquery.js throws error “message.indexOf is not a function”
  • [WICKET-6235] - TableTree#updateNode() fails if no corresponding node is visible
  • [WICKET-6236] - Files.remove() causes a 5 seconds delay instead of 500ms as was intended
  • [WICKET-6237] - PageRequestHandlerTracker doesn’t work with IRequestHandlerDelegate
  • [WICKET-6245] - Open up CsrfPreventionRequestCycleListener for extension
  • [WICKET-6246] - WebSocket request while Ajax request leads to error regarding HtmlHeaderCotnainer
  • [WICKET-6206] - Allow to use custom anticache parameter value for Image component
  • [WICKET-6210] - FileUpload does not support files of zero size
  • [WICKET-6226] - DOCTYPE URL in properties.xml example in wicket documentation won’t work.
  • [WICKET-6233] - Add component info in the error messages related to WicketTester #assertComponentOnAjaxResponse()
  • [WICKET-6234] - Log the decrypted url in CryptoMapper for debugging purposes
  • [WICKET-6239] - Use Response#addHeader() instead of #setContentLength()