Fluid Infusion 1.0

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Latest Release: Fluid Infusion v1.0

Current release: Fluid Infusion v1.0
Release date: April 9, 2009

  • Minified deployment package - Small deployment package. Not appropriate for development because of minified source code.
  • Source package - All release files in a single Zip archive.
  • SVN - Download this release using SVN.

What's New in Fluid Infusion 1.0

  • New data binding framework: the ChangeApplier
  • Substantial UI Options improvements and refinements, including:
    • a better user interface: improved layout, easier to use, increased contrast
    • new features: table of contents, contrast and line spacing
    • configurable strategy for persisting user preferences, using cookies by default
    • stable API
  • 3 new Fluid Skinning System themes with graphics: Coal, Slate, and Inverted High Contrast
  • New preview component: Progress (previously part of the Uploader component)
  • Improved documentation
  • Better error handling for the Uploader
  • Up to date ARIA support for the Reorderer
  • Consistency across the board: standardized APIs, class names, and source code layout
  • Many bug fixes

What is Fluid Infusion?

Fluid Infusion is a collection of rich, reusable, accessible user interface components built for the Web. These components have been designed by a cross-disciplinary team and thoroughly tested for usability and accessibility. By incorporating Fluid components into your web application's user interface, you will make your application easier to use by more people. Easier to use means happier users.

Known Issues

Build System:



Inline Edit:

For information related to known issues with Flash 10 compatibility, see http://wiki.fluidproject.org/x/kwZo

Layout Reorderer:



UI Options:

See http://issues.fluidproject.org/secure/IssueNavigator.jspa?mode=hide&requestId=10189 for an up-to-date listing of known issues with this release.

Status of Components



Infusion Framework Core

Ready for production

Inline Edit

Ready for production


Ready for production

Fluid Skinning System

Ready for production


Ready for production


Preview; see known issues



UI Options






Table of Contents

Sneak peek

Description of release status:

  • Production: supports A-Grade browsers, stable for production usage across a wide range of applications and use cases
  • Preview: still growing, but with broad browser support. Expect new features in upcoming releases
  • Sneak Peek: in development; APIs will change. Share your feedback, ideas, and code

Getting Help

For questions and assistance using Infusion 1.0, join the infusion-users mailing list, or join our IRC Channel. If you find a bug or issue with 1.0, you can file bug reports on our issue tracker.

Help us Build a Usable Web For Everyone

The Fluid Project is an open, collaborative development project. Our goal is to improve the user experience of community source web applications, so if you are a designer or developer and want to change the world, consider getting involved! The Fluid component library includes not only full source code but also a designer's toolkit that offers useful design, accessibility, and usability strategies and documentation, all backed by a growing community of interaction designers, user interface experts, and software developers contributing a wealth of expertise in usability and accessibility.


Fluid code is licensed under a dual ECL 2.0 / BSD licence. The specific licences can be found on the Fluid wiki's Infusion Licence Template page.


Thanks to all the designers, developers, testers, and support folks who helped us get this release out the door!