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    Deprecations and RemovalsFusion Connectors

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    This article lists connectors that have been deprecated and are removed or expected to be removed in the future. A deprecated connector is no longer actively maintained or supported by Lucidworks.

    For updates on connectors, including deprecations and removals, read the Fusion Connectors Release Notes and Fusion Release Notes.

    V1 connectors

    V1 connectors are deprecated and removed by Fusion version. The following table shows the deprecation and removal schedule for V1 connectors. Unreleased Fusion versions indicate the connector is expected to be removed at that time.

    Connectors Deprecation Removal Notes

    AWS S3 V1

    5.2

    5.5

    Use the AWS S3 V2 connector instead.

    Apache Hadoop 2 V1

    4.2

    5.0

    Box V1

    5.2

    5.3

    Use the Box V2 connector instead.

    Cloudera V1

    4.2

    5.0

    Couchbase V1

    4.2

    5.0

    Due to a dependency issue, the Couchbase V1 connector does not work as expected in Fusion 4.2. Use the Couchbase V2 connector instead.

    Hortonworks V1

    4.2

    5.0

    JDBC V1

    5.3

    5.4

    Use the JDBC V2 connector instead.

    MapR V1

    4.2

    5.0

    SharePoint Online V1

    5.3

    5.5

    Use the SharePoint Optimized V2 connector instead.

    SharePoint Online V1 Optimized

    4.2

    5.0

    Use the SharePoint Optimized V2 connector instead.

    SharePoint V1

    5.4

    5.5

    Use the SharePoint Optimized V2 connector instead.

    SharePoint V1 Optimized

    4.2

    5.0

    Use the SharePoint Optimized V2 connector instead.

    SolrXML V1

    4.2

    5.0

    Use the Solr V1 connector instead.

    Windows Share V1

    4.0

    5.0

    Use the Windows Share SMB2/3 V1 or Windows Share SMB2/3 V2 connector instead.

    In the preceding table, the SharePoint Online V1 connector was deprecated in Fusion 5.3 and removed in Fusion 5.5. As a result, Fusion 5.4 was the last version of Fusion the connector was available in.

    V2 connectors

    V2 connectors are deprecated and removed by date. The following table shows the deprecation and removal schedule for V2 connectors. Future dates indicate the connector is expected to be removed at that time.

    Connectors Deprecation Removal Notes

    JavaScript V2

    August 24, 2020

    May 18, 2022

    Use the index pipeline for fetching content.

    Active Directory for ACLs V2

    June 19, 2023

    January 31, 2024

    The Active Directory for ACLs V2 connector is not compatible with Fusion 5.6 and later, regardless of the removal date. Use the LDAP ACLs V2 connector instead.

    SharePoint V2

    June 19, 2023

    January 31, 2024

    The SharePoint V2 connector is not compatible with Fusion 5.6 and later, regardless of the removal date. Use the SharePoint Optimized V2 connector instead.

    Subversion V2

    N/A

    September 12, 2021

    In the preceding table, the LDAP V2 connector was deprecated on June 19, 2023 and is expected to be removed on January 31, 2024. At that time, the connector will no longer be available for installation and the connector may cease to function.