GeoMesa 3.5.2 Release Notes

GeoMesa 3.5.2 is the latest bug-fix release in the 3.5.x line. This release includes 3 bug fixes. Users should read the Upgrade Guide for additional information. Install bundles for LocationTech GeoMesa can be downloaded from GitHub or individual artifacts are available on Maven central.  GeoMesa-NiFi nars are available on GitHub or Maven central.

Notable Bug Fixes

  • Kafka Zookeeper-less usage fix for not always creating the catalog topic correctly
  • Partitioned PostGIS fix for idle transactions that can potentially block ingest and query
  • GeoServer BIN exporter fix to no longer opens two connections

Versions and Compatibility

The 2.x and 3.x lines of GeoMesa follows Semantic Versioning. It provides data compatibility with versions back to 1.2.0. GeoMesa 3.x offers public API compatibility with versions 3.x. It offers binary compatibility with versions 3.5.x.

Note that the GeoMesa public API is not currently well defined. Users with deep code integration with GeoMesa may need to update some calls.


GeoMesa 3.5.2 supports upgrade in place from previous versions of 2.x or 3.0.x, by updating the GeoMesa JAR versions. Ensure that JARs are updated in all clients and servers. See the upgrade guide for information on changes that may affect you after the update.