Chapter 22. Deprecations
This section outlines deprecations in Neo4j 2.3.0-M03 or earlier in order to help you find a smoother transition path to future releases.
- Cypher ExecutionEngine
There’s no need to use
ExecutionEngineanymore. Instead, use the execute methods on
ExecutionEngineand the related classes/interfaces have been deprecated, see the javadocs for details.
- Embedded Java API
- See Deprecated list in Javadoc.
- Graph Matching
- The graph-matching component will be removed in future releases.
- Windows scripts
.batfiles used to operate the database and tools on Windows are being phased out and will be removed in future releases, in favor of modern, equivalent PowerShell scripts. For more information, see Section 23.3, “Windows PowerShell module”.
STR()function is deprecated from Neo4j version 2.3 and onwards. It may be removed in a future major release.