Upgrading Validation Module to Version 2.0 - Mule 4

Upgrade Validation module to version 2.x.

Supported Upgrade Paths

From Version To Version



Changes in This Release

The following operation names changed:

Previous Operation Name New Operation Name

Is not blacklisted ip

Is not denied ip

XML is-not-blacklisted-ip

XML is-not-denied-ip

Is whitelisted ip

Is allowed ip

XML is-whitelisted-ip

XML is-allowed-ip

The following parameters names changed:

Previous Parameter Name New Parameter Name

Black list

Deny list

XML blackList

XML denyList

White list

Allow list

XML whiteList

XML allowList

Changed Operations

Is Not Denied Ip


Validates that an IP address is not present in the IP list.

Is Allowed Ip


Validates that an IP address is present in the IP list.

Upgrade Prerequisites

Before you perform the upgrade, you must:

  • Create a backup of your files, data, and configurations in case you need to restore to them.

Upgrade Steps

Follow these steps to perform the upgrade:

  1. In Anypoint Studio, create a Mule project.

  2. In Mule Palette, click Search in Exchange.

  3. In Add Dependencies to Project, enter validation module in the search field.

  4. In Available modules, select Validation module and click Add.

  5. Click Finish.

  6. Verify that the mule-validation-module dependency version is 2.0.1 in the pom.xml file in the Mule project.

Studio upgrades the connector automatically.

Post-Upgrade Steps

After you install the latest version of the connector, and if you have Mule apps that use the previous operations and parameters, manually change them to the new operations and parameters:

  1. In Studio, drag the new operation to your flow.

  2. Configure the new operation with the same settings as the previous operation.

  3. Remove the previous operation.

You can also update the Mule app XML configuration file to the new names and parameters:

  1. In Studio, navigate to the Configuration XML window.

  2. Update the previous operations and parameters names with the new names.

Verify the Upgrade

After you install the latest version of the connector, follow these steps to verify the upgrade:

  1. In Studio, verify that there are no errors in the Problems or Console views.

  2. Verify that there are no problems in the project pom.xml file.

  3. Test the connection to verify that the operations work.

Revert the Upgrade

If it is necessary to revert to the previous version of Validation module, change the mule-validation-module dependency version in the project’s pom.xml file to the previous version.

You must update the project’s pom.xml file in Anypoint Studio.

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