This is a minor bug fix release over 1.7.0. See below for the list of fixes.
There are no database changes between 1.7.1 and 1.7.0, it is fully backwards and forwards compatible.
OpenMRS 1.7.1 represents OpenMRS 126.96.36.19974
This module is bundled with 1.7.1 and is marked as a core module (http://). It can be upgraded, but cannot be removed:
- Logic Service 0.4
These modules are bundled with the 1.7.1 openmrs.war download. They will be started automatically and can be removed if they are not wanted.
- Data Entry Statistics 1.3
- Form Entry 4.5.9
- Reporting Compatibility 188.8.131.52
- HTML Form Entry 1.7.1
- Serialization 0.2.4
(taken from listing of tickets closed for 1.7.1: http://tickets.openmrs.org/secure/ReleaseNote.jspa?version=13114&projectId=10000)