eXist-db 4.8.0 and 5.3.1 released

eXist-db 4.8.0 and 5.3.1 have just been released to address the “log4jshell” security issue (CVE-2021-44228). You can download them from -

These releases are important security hot-fix releases. They address and close CVE-2021-44228 by updating log4j to version 2.15.0.


December 16, 2021 Read

RumbleDB 1.16

It is our pleasure to announce the release of RumbleDB 1.16 "Shagbark Hickory" beta.

RumbleDB takes XQuery's little cousin, JSONiq, to the Petabyte level on large scale clusters -- but also feels right at home on your 8-core laptop where …

November 3, 2021 Read

Oxygen XML Editor version 24 has been released!

Syncro Soft, the developer of the Oxygen XML suite of products, is proud to announce the immediate availability of version 24 of its industry-leading XML suite of products, Oxygen XML Editor, Author, Developer, Web Author, Publishing Engine, WebHelp, PDF Chemistry, …

October 18, 2021 Read

XSpec v2.2.4 Released

We are pleased to announce the release of XSpec v2.2.4, the open source unit test and behaviour-driven development framework for XSLT, XQuery, and Schematron.

XSpec v2.2.4 introduces new features and enhancements, fixes bugs, and improves the test suite and the …

October 8, 2021 Read

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