This allows you to use it immediately through JSR223 Elements by selecting the Groovy language.
Old properties that existed to maintain backward compatibility or to offer some superfluous customization have been removed.
Icons have also been refreshed to give a more modern style and make them more meaningful Around 40 UI fixes have been made to either fix buggy, confusing behaviour or simplify usage by not allowing incompatible options to be selected Creating and testing a Test Plan before Load Test has been much simplified by allowing you to only start a selection of Thread Group, start them without applying Timers (thus gaining time) or start them using a new Validation mode.
Starting with this version a new metric called connect Time has been added. By default it is not saved to CSV or XML, to have it saved add to user.properties: The listeners Aggregate Graph and Aggregate Report previously showed only the 90 percentile (historical behavior), the 95 percentile and the 99 percentile have been added and are customizable.
To setup the percentiles value you want, add to user.properties: Now component is able to detect authentication schemes and automatically adds a pre-configured HTTP Authorization Manager with the correct Mechanism.
The Cal DAV verbs (Calendar extensions to Web DAV) REPORT and MKCALENDAR have been added in the HTTP Request sampler.
JMeter ships with a Graphite Backend Listener Client that allows sending results to a Graphite server using Pickle or Plaintext protocols.
You can implement your own backend by extending Abstract Backend Listener Client.