Play 2.6.9 released

The Play Team is excited to announce the release of Play Framework 2.6.9. This is the latest stable release of Play. Note that version 2.6.8 is is considered unreleased and should not be used. Getting Play To start a new project, visit www.playframework.com/download. To upgrade an existing Play 2.6 project, edit your project/plugins.sbt file and set the sbt-plugin to 2.6.9. To update an older Play project, take a look at the Migration Guide. Changelog See the full list…

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Welcome Lousanna Cai!

Lightbend and Play Framework are proud to be participating in Outreachy, a program that works with open source projects to provide internships to members of groups traditionally underrepresented in tech. We are pleased to announce that Lousanna Cai was selected to work on Play Framework for the December 2017 - March 2018 round of Outreachy. We were happy to see so many qualified applicants this year for Outreachy and really appreciate the contributions of the many who applied. In the end, we chose Lousanna because we believe her contributions stood…

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Play 2.6.7 Released!

The Play Team is proud to announce the release of Play Framework 2.6.7. This is the latest stable release of Play. Getting Play To start a new project, visit www.playframework.com/download. To upgrade an existing Play 2.6 project, edit your project/plugins.sbt file and set the sbt-plugin to 2.6.7. To update an older Play project, take a look at the Migration Guide. Changelog See the full list of changes and the 2.6.7 milestone on GitHub. The changes include several backwards-compatible…

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Play 2.6.5 released!

The Play Team is pleased to announce the release of Play Framework 2.6.5. This is the latest stable release of Play. Getting Play To start a new Play project, visit www.playframework.com/download. To upgrade an existing Play 2.6 project, edit your plugins.sbt file and set the sbt-plugin to 2.6.5. To update an older Play project, take a look at the Migration Guide. Changelog See the full list of changes and the 2.6.5 milestone on GitHub. Credits Thanks to the community…

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Play 2.6.0 released

The Play team is proud to announce the release of Play 2.6.0. This release adds a number of new features and continues our efforts to make Play more modular, flexible, and secure. It also completes our removal of global state from the core of Play, making it easier to write self-contained Play applications. What's new? Some improvements in Play 2.6.0 include: Akka HTTP is now the default server backend. We still will support the Netty server backend but plan to implement most new features on Akka…

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