1.5 is packed with new features!
- Simplified upgrades
- Simplified initial startup and deployment
- Ability to store large “complex” observations
- Better support for UTF-8 characters
- Improved memory management
- Automatic UUIDs added for all objects/rows
A larger and more detailed list of features can be found on the release notes page.
To upgrade from 1.3/1.4 to 1.5, simply download the openmrs war file and put it into your tomcat instance. The openmrs webapp will restart and enter “maintenance mode” to lead you through upgrading your database.
A huge thanks to the many people that contributed code or bug reports to
Download OpenMRS 1.5.0
Release notes for 1.5.0