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@jenlampton jenlampton released this May 20, 2020 · 11 commits to 1.x since this release

Maintenance release for Backdrop CMS. This update contains security updates and bug fixes only.

Notes for updating:

  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt, or default settings.php files in this release, so updating customized versions of those files is not necessary.
  • It will be necessary to run the update script (located at /update.php) for this release

Changes since 1.16.0

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@jenlampton jenlampton released this May 20, 2020 · 61 commits to 1.x since this release

Maintenance release for Backdrop CMS. This update contains security updates and bug fixes only.

Notes for updating:

  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt, or default settings.php files in this release, so updating customized versions of those files is not necessary.
  • The database update script does not need to be run.

Changes since 1.15.2:

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@jenlampton jenlampton released this May 15, 2020 · 11 commits to 1.x since this release

The Backdrop community is proud to release version 1.16 of Backdrop CMS, following our 4-month release cycle. This version contains a handful of new features and API additions, as well as the usual cleanup tasks, and usability improvements.

Notes for updating:

  • It will be necessary to run the update script (located at /update.php) for this release.
  • No crucial changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt or default settings.php files in this release. There is, however, new documentation in the settings.php file containing examples of how to override configuration values. Updating custom versions of these files is not necessary, but may be helpful.

Major new features in Backdrop 1.16 include:

Usability improvements

API additions

Cleanup tasks

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@jenlampton jenlampton released this May 15, 2020 · 61 commits to 1.x since this release

Maintenance release for Backdrop CMS. This update contains bug fixes and usability improvements only.

  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt, or default settings.php files in this release, so updating customized versions of those files is not necessary.
  • The database update script does not need to be run.

Changes since 1.15.1:

  • #4389: PHP notice on List layouts page when permission is missing.
  • #4308: Convert deprecated code for PHP 7.4 compatibility.
  • Revert "Issue #1140: Fix fields with inline labels next to floated elements."
  • #4017: Fix "file may not be referenced" in image dialog for manually uploaded files.
  • #4227: Do not allow image field min dimensions to be larger than max dimensions.
  • #4295: Rebuild Color module CSS on cache flush.
  • #4357: Prevent "theme hook not found" on date field creation.
  • #4371: Fix file path placeholder for Layouts.
  • #3869: Fix Taxonomy term list table headers when Language module is enabled.
  • #4319: Fix Empty fields are rendering markup.
  • #4373: Fix incorrect cache bin.
  • #4360: Caching install profiles setting was not being saved.
  • #3348: Fixed Color module support for sub themes and Basis sub-theme color support.
  • #4261: Remove extraneous characters in SelectQuery::addField()'s docblock.
  • #1394: Remove the unused Block IP addresses permission.
  • #4306: Adding code to time the test runs and display them in the summary.
  • #4321: Fix language pseudo field's weight to allow re-ordering.
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@jenlampton jenlampton released this May 15, 2020 · 25 commits to 1.x since this release

This is the preview release of Backdrop 1.16.0. Please use this version if you would like to help us test the features in the new version of Backdrop -- prior to the official release on May 15, 2020.

Notes for updating:

  • It will be necessary to run the update script (located at /update.php) for this release.
  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt or default settings.php files in this release. Updating custom versions of those files is not necessary.

Major new features in Backdrop 1.16.0 Preview include:

Usability improvements

API additions

Cleanup tasks

Assets 3

@jenlampton jenlampton released this Mar 26, 2020 · 61 commits to 1.x since this release

Maintenance release for Backdrop CMS. This update contains only security updates and bug fixes.

For more information about the security fixes in this release, see the security announcement at https://backdropcms.org/security/backdrop-sa-core-2020-001

Update information:

  • The database update script does not need to be run.
  • No changes have been made to the `.htaccess`, `robots.txt` or default `settings.php` files in this release, so upgrading custom versions of those files is not necessary.

Changes since 1.15.0:

  • #3355: Update CKEditor to version 4.14.0.
  • #3853: Fixed Parameter 3 expected to be a reference, value given.
  • #4328: Fixed viewsSearchQuery class missing from autoloader.
  • #4330: Fixed the permission check in the color module for previews.
  • #4321: Fixed language pseudo field's weight to allow re-ordering.
  • #4326: Fixed small typo in Basis theme's README.md.
  • #4299: Fixed taxonomy_get_term_by_name() docblock.
  • #4034: Remove redundant 'contentinfo' aria role from 'footer'.
  • #4225: Fixed permission checking for individual vocabularies.
  • #4280: Fixed "chronological" spelling.
  • #4288: Fixed typo in taxonomy_vocabulary_load_multiple() docblock.
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@jenlampton jenlampton released this Mar 26, 2020 · 137 commits to 1.x since this release

Maintenance release for Backdrop CMS. This update contains only security updates.

Update information:

  • The database update script does not need to be run.
  • No changes have been made to the `.htaccess`, `robots.txt` or default `settings.php` files in this release, so upgrading custom versions of those files is not necessary.

Changes since 1.14.3:

  • Issue #3355: Update CKEditor to version 4.14.0.
  • Issue #4330: Fixed the permission check in the color module for previews.
Assets 3

@jenlampton jenlampton released this Jan 16, 2020 · 61 commits to 1.x since this release

The Backdrop community is proud to release version 1.15 of Backdrop CMS, following our 4-month release cycle.

Notes for updating:

  • It will be necessary to run the update script (located at /update.php) for this release.
  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt or default settings.php files in this release. Updating custom versions of those files is not necessary.

Major new features in Backdrop 1.15.0 preview include:

  • #3297 Add Image Library modal to Image fields
  • #3566 Add a recent news block to the dashboard
  • #1610 Allow content to be placed into the menu by default
  • #4200 Allow menus to be always click/touch activated (rather than hover activated)
  • #3972 Add new translatable HTML5 date form elements: html_datetime, html_date, html_time
  • #4235 Add more display options for boolean fields

Also changed since version 1.14.2:

  • All changes from version 1.14.3
  • #4254 News Block Followup: Switch URL to a config setting and cache the news updates
  • #4270 Fix Possible regression when adding blocks with file fields
  • #4181 Remove entity_create_stub_entity() in favor of entity_create()
  • #3326 Provide UI to define watchdog severity levels
  • #4156 Disable comments by default on NEW content types
  • #3931 Remove all default words (stop words) from path alias "Strings to Remove" settings
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@jenlampton jenlampton released this Jan 16, 2020 · 137 commits to 1.x since this release

Maintenance release for Backdrop CMS. This update contains bug fixes and usability improvements only.

Update information:

  • The database update script does not need to be run
  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt or default settings.php files in this release, so upgrading custom versions of those files is not necessary.

Changes since 1.14.2:

  • #2843: Allow longer URLs in rich text editor.
  • #1578: Undefined index: identifier in views_plugin_display->is_identifier_unique().
  • #3550: Set maintenance mode value correctly when using Installer module.
  • #4151: Support multisites in install.sh.
  • #4145: Fixing admin/structure/contact/list menu link.
  • #4158: Title and alt attributes may be stripped if they contain a colon.
  • #4081: Better descriptions for row widths on flexible layouts.
  • #4187: EntityDatabaseStorageController::create() should require entity class.
  • #2623: Remove reference to non-existent add.png file.
  • #2655: Fixed inconsistent sorting issues with backdrop_sort().
  • #4263: Convert {} to [] for PHP 7.4.
  • #3556: Link documentaion on backing up database to new backdropcms.org page.
  • #3873: Better empty field value handling, fixes fatal on saving empty number fields.
  • #4180: DateThemeTestCase fails at certain times of day.
  • #4191: Added the missing @see lines to config_* function doc blocks.
  • #4215: Hero block needs file_usage_delete() when files change.
  • #4236: Dashboard: Fix undefined index notice in theme color/settings link.
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Pre-release

@jenlampton jenlampton released this Jan 2, 2020 · 77 commits to 1.x since this release

This is the preview release of Backdrop 1.15.0. Please use this version if you would like to test the features of the new version of Backdrop prior to the official release on January 15, 2020.

Notes for updating:

  • The database update script does not need to be run
  • No changes have been made to the .htaccess, robots.txt or default settings.php files in this release, so upgrading custom versions of those files is not necessary.

Major new features in Backdrop 1.15.0 preview include:

  • #3297 Add Image Library modal to Image fields
  • #3566 Add a recent news block to the dashboard
  • #1610 Allow content to be placed into the menu by default
  • #4200 Allow menus to be always click/touch activated (rather than hover activated)
  • #3972 Add new translatable HTML5 date form elements: html_datetime, html_date, html_time
  • #4235 Add more display options for boolean fields
Assets 3
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