What's New for 2020?

Liquid Technologies have announced the availability of Liquid Studio 2020 and Liquid XML Data Binder 2020, providing many new features and enhancements plus general performance and stability improvements.

The new release extends and improves on the existing functionality by introducing other new tools and technologies that our users have requested in order to continue to make Liquid Studio the best value XML development environment available.

Data Mapper

  • NEW PostgreSQL database integration
  • NEW VistaDB 6 database integration
  • Added SQLite libraries to installer
  • Added PostgreSQL libraries to installer
  • Added option to append to TextFile CSV Data Target
  • Fixed stack overflow issue when using large lookup lists
  • Fixed issue using SQLite from generated libraries
  • Fixed issue using VistaDB 5 from generated libraries
  • Fixed issues with data Encoding in XML Writer component

XML Data Binder

  • Added .Net Core 3.1 option for C# and Visual Basic .Net generated projects
  • Added ASYNC_FROMXMLFILE option for LINUX builds
  • Fixed missing Visual Basic .Net entries in command line processing
  • Upgraded C++ runtime to use Expat 2.2.9 for security fixes

Liquid XML Objects

  • NEW LjSerializer to Read and Write the XML Object Model as JSON documents
  • NEW Web Extensions to allows Liquid XML Objects to be used as arguments in an MVC or MVCCore Controller
  • NEW XSD Attributes to allow numeric formatting rules
  • NEW Caddy file to allow numeric formatting rules
  • Added thread safe code to LxSerializer
  • Fixed issue with pluralizing names

JSON Schema Editor

  • Fixed issue with dependencies not being written
  • Fixed issue with nested root schema references
  • Fixed issue with self referencing schema

JSON Editor

  • Fixed issue with using Ctrl+Tab
  • Fixed issue with overflow when reading decimal values
  • Fixed issue parsing decimals from a string with an exponent
  • Fixed issue deserializing empty array
  • Fixed issue deserializing empty string

WSDL Editor

  • Fixed issue loading WSDL containing embedded XSD where an import element's schameLocation has a relative path
  • Fixed issue with using soap:fault name attribute

WADL Editor

  • Fixed issue loading WADL containing embedded XSD where an import element's schameLocation has a relative path

Visual Studio Integration

  • Improved usage in Visual Studio 2017 and Visual Studio 2019 on High DPI monitors

General Improvements

  • Along with the new features outlined above, existing features have also been enhanced and improved with functionality requested by our users.