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ExpressionEngine 2.x Change Log

Version 2.8.1

Release Date: March 14, 2014

  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#20165) where HTML elements with certain missing attributes could cause a JavaScript error in the control panel.

Version 2.8.0

Release Date: February 28, 2014

  • Important:
    • Fixed a security issue that could result in arbitrary script execution in certain circumstances.
  • General Changes:
    • Added the ability to create Template Layouts.
    • Added the ability to create Template Routes.
    • Added caching drivers to allow storage of cache items in the filesystem, Memcached or Redis.
    • Added the ability for all date variables to display as relative dates.
    • Added a timezone= parameter for use on all date variables.
    • Added date and time formats to the Localization Settings replacing the choice between “United States” and “European” (fixes bug #19492).
    • Added new parameters (category=, show_expired=, start_on=, stop_before=) to the Relationships field tag.
    • Added a {cp_session_id} global template tag (fixes bug #19501).
    • Added {current_time} as a valid tag to the Wiki module (fixes bug #17299).
    • Added {current_time} as a valid tag to the Forum module.
    • Added the ability to disable an extension without removing database records tied to the extension.
    • Add-ons now prompt to enable extensions if the package has an extension and extensions are disabled.
    • File, Forum, Member, Query, Search, Wiki, and Messages pagination now uses the Channel style of pagination.
    • Added the ability to always show first and last links for pagination.
    • Added the ability to pad pagination page number links to whatever number you want.
    • Changed pagination behavior such that URLs that would request a page that shouldn’t exist (e.g. page 50 in a list of 10 pages) will trigger the {if no_results} conditional.
    • The idle modal now stays open indefinitely and no longer redirects to the homepage after half an hour.
    • Disabled the login modal when Remember Me is checked.
    • Textareas in Grid have the option of showing formatting buttons.
    • Query profiler shows information about where a query was run from.
    • Renamed admin_session_type config item to cp_session_type.
    • Renamed user_session_type config item to website_session_type.
    • All cookies now default to httponly. This may be changed using the cookie_httponly system configuration override.
    • Added a nofollow attribute to the Redirect library’s off-site links.
    • Added an overflow style to the File Manager page to enable scrolling of wide tables.
    • Deprecated Channel Form’s preserve_checkboxes= parameter, all checkboxes are now preserved by default.
    • Disabled CSRF checks for Search module searches, to eliminate that occasional bit of visitor frustration.
    • Cleaned up the default config.php file to remove unnecessary and non-functional config items.
    • Made control panel URLs easier to read.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug where Control Panel forms were being redirected to the homepage after logging back in with the idle modal.
    • Fixed a bug where the Control Panel idle modal destroyed the associated active frontend session.
    • Fixed a bug where back button operation was spotty when using secure forms.
    • Fixed a bug where the login page would continually redirect back to itself.
    • Fixed a potential XSS vulnerability where some HTML entities were handled incorrectly.
    • Fixed a bug in Relationships where long optional branches caused the result set to be truncated.
    • Fixed an issue where the Channel Entries tag was not site aware when using the pages_only= parameter.
    • Fixed a bug (#20043) where global variables inside conditionals would not parse if the conditional included a variable that was substring of the global variable.
    • Fixed a bug (#19936) where the {encode=} tag would fail if used in a Text field or Textarea field using Markdown based formatting.
    • Fixed a bug where a File field’s undo function may not work correctly when inside a Grid field.
    • Fixed a bug (#19966) where deleting a Relationship field from a Grid field may not clean up previous relationships.
    • Fixed a bug (#19975) where adding a Grid row, deleting one, then adding one may cause one of the new rows not to be saved.
    • Fixed a bug where a Grid could not contain a column with the same name as its parent Grid field.
    • Fixed a bug where a Channel Entries loop containing a Grid field and a Relationships field containing that same Grid field would cause the first Grid field not to parse.
    • Fixed a bug (#20034) where a the search parameter in a Grid field that is not in a channel content type would not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#20030) where the backspace parameter would not work in a Grid field.
    • Fixed a bug (#20038) where Channel Form’s preserve_checkboxes= parameter wasn’t being respected.
    • Fixed a bug where Moblog couldn’t parse emails where the entire email was a single inline attachment.
    • Fixed a bug where expiration and comment expiration field defaults were not observing the Channel Preferences settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#19941) where a MySQL error could occur when resetting a member’s publish count to 0.
    • Fixed a bug (#19946) where a MySQL error could occur when changing the field type of a member custom field.
    • Fixed a bug (#19947) where the assigned field format type was not applied to Grid fields for certain field types (Checkbox, Multi-Select, Radio, Select).
    • Fixed a bug in the Moblog control panel where a successful moblog check did not return a success message.
    • Fixed a bug in ExpressionEngine Core (#19972) where a PHP error could occur in the control panel under certain permission settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#19977) where the keyword search could fail on the Content Edit page.
    • Fixed a bug (#20011) in the Channel Entries tag where the show_pages= parameter did not work properly with entry_id set to not show specific ids.
    • Fixed a bug (#19982) in the Channel entry form where a PHP error could occur using certain combinations of add-ons.
    • Fixed a bug in the RSS module’s feed tag where closed entries were not included regardless of the status parameter specifications.
    • Fixed a bug in the Wiki where the logout link did not work if Secure Mode was enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#19964) where the entry confirmation page would show 0 comments, regardless of how many comments the entry actually had.
    • Fixed a bug (#20056) where dates were properly formatted in the Channel Form if European date formatting was used.
  • Developers:
    • Added Cache class which provides a key-value cache store.
    • Added a bool_config_item() helper function to retrieve y/n config file items as booleans.
    • Added a cp_url() helper function to create prettier control panel URLs.
    • Added parse_date_variables() method to the Template class for proper handling of all date variables.
    • Added a no_markup option to the Markdown processor.
    • Reactor: Added channel_search_modify_search_query hook for modifying the query cached by the search module.
    • Reactor: Added channel_search_modify_result_query hook for modifying the query retrieved by the search module.
    • Replaced Magpie with SimplePie for RSS feed parsing.
    • Deprecated channel_module_create_pagination, use pagination_create instead
    • Deprecated channel_module_fetch_pagination_data, use pagination_fetch_data instead
    • Deprecated Functions::set_cookie(), please use EE_Input::set_cookie().
    • Deprecated use of EE_Input::set_cookie() to delete cookies, please use EE_Input::delete_cookie().
    • XIDs are now multi-use, as a result secure_forms_check(), check_xid(), generate_xid(), delete_xid(), restore_xid(), and garbage_collect_xids() in EE_Security are all deprecated.
    • The XID constant is deprecated, please use CSRF_TOKEN.
    • The XID field has been deprecated, please name your hidden fields csrf_token or use one of the form helpers.

Version 2.7.3

Release Date: December 10, 2013

  • General Changes:
    • Added new parameters (category, show_expired, start_on, stop_before) to the relationship tag.
    • Added “random” option to Grid’s orderby parameter.
    • Added field_row_index and field_row_count variables to Grid.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#19772) where saving a Channel Form entry that excludes the channel’s Grid field can wipe out the data in that field.
    • Fixed a bug where an error may appear on a member’s public profile page when the member’s timezone wasn’t set.
    • Fixed a bug (#19797) where multiple channels using the same status group would cause Channel Form default status settings display incorrectly.
    • Fixed a bug (#19824) where some fieldtypes used outside of the Channel content type depended on a Typography library that wasn’t loaded.
    • Fixed a bug (#19852) where Grid couldn’t exclude a single row ID.
    • Fixed a bug (#19871) where {switch=} in Grid stared output with the second option instead of the first.
    • Fixed a bug (#19870) where clicking Select All in template access options would not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#19873) where PHP might get set to the wrong timezone.
    • Fixed a bug (#19865) where Grid column name auto-population would not work as expected upon validation error.
    • Fixed a bug where an invalid date string may throw an uncaught exception on some versions of PHP 5.2.
    • Fixed a bug (#18176) where an extraneous stripslashes was causing inconsistencies between Channel Forms and the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#19301) where the status in the Channel Form statuses loop would always be set to current set status for existing entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#19037) where email addresses were being truncated at varying lengths. All email addresses are now stored at 75 characters. If you are using multiple email addresses for admin communication in Simple Commerce you will need to modify those settings. We suggest using Google Groups or a similar group email solution for contacting multiple admins.
    • Fixed a bug (#17434) where the Wiki themes had hardcoded language.
    • Fixed a bug (#18114) where logout links do not have an XID when Secure Mode is enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#19147) where comments were not included in an IP Search of members.
    • Fixed a bug (#19145) where the actions library did not support the magic __call method.
    • Fixed a bug (#19392) by removing a redundant line from our suggested .htaccess file.
    • Fixed a bug (#19840) where the update button on the edit Wiki template screen returned to the list of templates.
    • Fixed a bug (#19837) in the channel entry form where file fields could be lost on edit if the image field was changed.
    • Fixed a bug (#19243) where searching for phrases via the Entry Title Live Search would fail if the title had punctuation but the search phrase did not.
    • Fixed a bug (#17800) where resizing an image from the image HTML button would insert the image with the old height and width.
    • Fixed a bug where the {comment_total} channel entries tag would sometimes be inaccurate.
    • Fixed a typo (#19800) where there was no space between properties in an HTML input.
    • Fixed a bug (#19843) where the Markdown plugin would cause an error if the typography library wasn’t loaded.
    • Fixed a bug where Channel Form {categories} tags would not adhere to the show_group parameter.
    • Fixed a bug where manually uninstalling and reinstalling the Relationship fieldtype would not have the correct relationship table schema.
    • Fixed a bug (#19782) where custom date fields in the channel entry form could have invalid default dates.
    • Fixed a bug (#19826) in the channel entry form where inline errors would result in an invalid action message upon resubmitting the form.
    • Fixed a bug (#19847) where some forms in the Member Profile templates were being rejected by the secure mode check.
    • Fixed a bug in the Agile themes member templates where the password reset page was missing.
    • Fixed a bug (#19868) in the search module where word searches failed to return a result if the word was the very last word in the field.
    • Fixed a bug (#19828) in the search module where invalid searches were not treated consistently.
    • Fixed a bug (#19885) where the Secure Mode check could fail after image upload, though this had no practical impact on content entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#19891) where improper database configuration settings resulted in a white screen rather than the proper error message.
    • Fixed a bug (#19889) where a PHP error could occur when sending attachments using CI_Email.
    • Fixed a bug in the control panel’s table sorting filter where an AJAX call was run twice, resulting in an invisible secure mode failure the second time.
    • Fixed a bug (#19746) where a PHP error could occur if two template groups with the same name exist.
    • Fixed a bug (#19846) where a JavaScript error occurred in the control panel when filtering content by a custom date range.
    • Fixed a bug (#19443) where Relationship tags did not display category custom field data.
    • Fixed a bug (#19896) in the Simple Commerce module where encrypted subscription links went to the single purchase PayPal checkout.
    • Fixed a bug (#19879) in the Channel Form where including Relationship fields caused a JavaScript error and the fields were not sortable.
    • Fixed a bug where the Channel Form could only upload files to the current site’s directories.
    • Fixed a bug in the frontend member list filter where the form submission always failed the Secure Mode check.
    • Fixed a bug (#19799) where Relationships would throw a PHP error on the front-end if the PHP version was less than 5.2.9.
    • Fixed a bug (#19844) where Simple Commerce purchases were not being recorded after PayPal completed transactions.
    • Fixed a bug where a language key would be exposed when viewing Admin > General Configuration with items present in the Developer Log.

Version 2.7.2

Release Date: October 8, 2013

  • General Changes:
    • Addressed a security issue where XIDs may not invalidate properly.
    • Changed the email password field in the Moblog settings to a password type field.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#19737) where Grid row sorting may not work correctly in Firefox.
    • Fixed a bug where the IP to Nation module may fail to update its database on some non-GNU systems.
    • Fixed a bug in CodeIgniter’s database library where using where_in on a cached query did not apply the conditional operator.
    • Fixed a bug (#19760) where selected relationships were cut off by the field limit.
    • Fixed bugs (#19512, #19096) where the default collation on the files table was resulting in case-sensitive operations returning case- insensitive matches.
    • Fixed a bug (#19745) where the save layout function was grabbing the incorrect tab label.
    • Fixed a bug (#19368) where selecting SMTP as the email protocol and leaving the port blank resulted in a PHP socket error.
    • Fixed a bug (#19704) where trying to add a File fieldtype to a channel group, without file upload preferences set, failed without reporting the error.
    • Fixed a bug (#19728) where changing the text formatting options from editing a channel field, returns to the channel field form with validation errors and missing data.
    • Fixed a bug (#19750) where the override default text format setting was not being accurately displayed when editing a channel field.
    • Fixed a bug (#19751) where text formatting overrides were not working
    • Fixed a bug (#18219) where URLs ending in a period or comma would end up in the wrong place if converted via auto_linker.
    • Fixed a bug (#19648) where “Filter by” ID on view all members did not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#19722) where the generated link to change a forgotten password was wrong if force query strings was on.
    • Fixed a bug (#19721) where showing a formatted entry date inside the entries tag pair in the Channel Entries Calendar tag caused a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#19732) on the publish page where file fields would always be treated as required if an allowed upload directory was specified in the field’s settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#19733) where the mailing list form tag would silently fail adding emails.
    • Fixed a bug (#19624) where conditionals did not work inside checkbox and multi-select custom field tag pairs.
    • Fixed a display issue on the category edit page that occurred when a category image exists.
    • Fixed a bug (#19749) where extra segments in the URL could cause the channel module to fail to identify a single entry indicator.
    • Fixed a bug in Communicate where a PHP error could occur when sending emails to mailing lists and recipients at the same time.
    • Fixed a bug where text columns in Grid may not be able to change data types.
  • Developers:
    • Made grid_row_id available for access via the $settings class property for Grid fieldtypes when calling replace_tag() and pre_process().
    • Fixed a bug (#19427) where objects could not be passed through to views.
    • Fixed a bug where the Grid field would send the wrong row ID to post_save.

Version 2.7.1

Release Date: September 24, 2013

  • General Changes:
    • Added modulus operator to conditionals.
    • Grid column names now automatically populate based on the column label.
    • Added a setting to customize the application name for New Relic reporting.
    • The site label appears next to New Relic web transactions if Multiple Site Manager is enabled.
    • Combined the idle and logout notifications and made their state persistent across browser tabs.
    • Modified the member delete confirmation page to be clearer.
    • Changed parse order of {current_url}, {current_path} and {current_query_string} so they are available for use in conditionals (see bug #19675).
    • Added entry_id and url_title parameters to the Comment module’s Comment Notification Links tag.
    • Removed content preview from post-publish View Entry screen.
    • Reactor: Recursively loaded templates error message now shows the order of template loading that caused the recursion.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#19480) where relationships did not parse correctly across MSM sites.
    • Fixed a bug (#19715) where the publish page preview could execute Javascript.
    • Fixed a bug in the Rich Text Editor where lists were with displayed with a lot of additional spacing when editing an entry.
    • Fixed a bug where the template parser could hit the regular expression length limit when processing tags that return randomized data.
    • Fixed a bug where super admins could assign duplicate email addresses to existing users.
    • Fixed a bug (#19605) where the offset parameter did not work on relationship tags unless a limit parameter was also specified.
    • Fixed a bug (#19677) where the redirect to the frontend username update page ignored the member trigger setting.
    • Fixed a bug where Channel Form submission could result in a PHP error when overloading multibyte functions.
    • Fixed a bug (#19717) in Channel Form where the captcha word was not always created despite being required to post.
    • Fixed a bug (#19710) where file syncing would silently fail when adding large numbers of new files.
    • Fixed a bug where Channel Form failed when posting to a different MSM site (also addressed #17605).
    • Fixed a bug in the 2.0 update where a MySQL error could occur trying to alter Trackback dates.
    • Fixed a bug (#17113) in the Channel Form tag where captcha errors were not displayed when using inline errors.
    • Updated the user agents configuration file to properly recognize newer versions of Opera (#19617).
    • Fixed a bug in the Channel Entries tag where a PHP error could occur in related categories mode.
    • Fixed a bug where the updater may show an error on sites that have an RTE field but no Channel entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#19502) where logging items to the Developer Log via the Javascript controller wouldn’t have required dependencies loaded
    • Fixed a bug (#19684) where Grid column names couldn’t be prefixed with the name of the parent Grid field.
    • Fixed a bug (#19685) where some conditionals testing if a Grid field had content may evaluate incorrectly.
    • Fixed a bug (#19696) where uninstalling Grid may show an error.
    • Fixed a bug (#19707) where the class parameter was not working on Channel Form.
    • Fixed a bug (#19702) where some member profile forms may show an error upon submission when Secure Mode is turned on.
    • Fixed a bug where the search parameter wasn’t working in Channel Calendar.
    • Fixed bugs (#17681, #16840) in Channel Forms where a file upload over PHP’s post_max_size limit resulted in the request silently being dropped
    • Fixed bugs (#19388, #19452) where the query for duplicate url_titles was using the wrong regex and preforming inefficiently with a larger number of entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#19226) where CP tab ordering failed with numeric tab names because Chrome sorts numeric object keys by key instead of insertion order.
    • Fixed a bug (#19317) where an incorrect error message was being thrown when GD was not present during thumbnail creation.
    • Fixed a bug in the RTE where the last [code][/code] block would be replaced by the second to last code block when editing an entry.
    • Fixed a bug in the publish form where pressing “enter” in any text area would result in the RTE grabbing focus and the form not being submitted.
    • Fixed a bug (#19700) in the RTE where extra paragraph tags could appear at the end of the content after going to code view.

Version 2.7.0

Release Date: August 27, 2013

  • General Changes:
    • Added a new fieldtype called Grid for grouping fieldtypes in repeatable rows.
    • Added support for New Relic performance monitoring
    • Added Markdown plugin and field formatting option.
    • Added <, >, <=, and >= numeric comparison operators to the Channel Entries search parameter.
    • Added {entry_id} and {url_title} variables to the channel category archive tag.
    • Added {current_query_string} global variable
    • Merged the safecracker_file field into the default file field.
    • All files regardless of type are now linked for viewing in the File Manager.
    • Added GET support for Dynamic Parameters in Channel Entries tags
    • Removed the Updated Sites module
    • Removed the ability to ping other sites
    • Removed the Corporate theme
    • Removed the use_mobile_control_panel hidden configuration item.
    • Renamed SafeCracker to Channel Form
    • Relationships in channel form can now display their native UI using the display_field or field:fieldname tags.
    • Added a second file type match to the mime configuration for docx files.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Added a second file type match to the mime configuration for docx files.
    • Quoted-printable encoding of email Subject line made more intelligent.
    • Fixed a bug (#19433) where there were problems submitting a channel field form that had failed form validation.
    • Fixed a bug where SafeCracker did not respect the default_entry_title and url_title_prefix settings.
    • Fixed a bug where SafeCracker validation would not correctly set the new value from a prepping validation function.
    • Updated the relationship parser to handle a few of the more esoteric nesting cases more gracefully.
    • Fixed a bug (#19351) where some conditionals with multiple prefixes were not parsed correctly if the channel was related to itself.
    • Fixed a bug (#19414) where the forgotten password tool on the front end redirected to a blank page on submit due to the installer putting the wrong actions in the database.
    • Fixed a bug (#19405) where the Rich Text Editor did not always render with XHTML.
    • Fixed a bug (#19425) where the Rich Text Editor reduced extraneous whitespace too greedily.
    • Fixed a bug where PHP 5.3 did not correctly sort relationship entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#19353) where a PHP error could occur when switch database debug settings in the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#19352) where new sites had incorrect forgotten password instructions added to their specialty templates.
    • Fixed a bug (#19363) where a JavaScript error occurred on SafeCracker forms.
    • Fixed a bug (#19360) where BBCode could create bad links when rank denial was on and all HTML was allowed.
    • Fixed a bug (#19367) where a MySQL error could occur when adding a new field if no member groups were included in the publish author list.
    • Fixed a bug (#19374) where a PHP error could occur using parent relationship tags.
    • Fixed a bug (#19378) where control panel redirects to the homepage could be missing an ampersand.
    • Fixed a bug (#19375) where the File Manager directory dropdown was not limited to the current site.
    • Fixed a bug (#19371) where removing the site themes directory would cause a PHP error during installation.
    • Fixed a bug (#19398) where a MySQL error could occur when editing an entry with a relationship field sorted by date.
    • Fixed a bug (#19382) where the ‘Can change the author name’ member group permission was not properly implemented when editing entries by others.
    • Fixed a bug (#19401) where a PHP notice of an undefined constant REQ in Core.php could occur.
    • Fixed a bug (#19410) where an error was falsely triggered when editing in SafeCracker with the author_only parameter on.
    • Fixed a bug (#19406) where a PHP error could occur when viewing someone else’s member profile on the frontend.
    • Prefixed some RTE language keys to avoid collisions on the publish page (#19444).
    • Fixed a bug (#19453) where a PHP error could occur when editing old format file fields that contain the full path instead of a file directory indicator.
    • Fixed a bug (#19451) where the Communicate form did not default properly on the member permission checkbox.
    • Fixed a bug (#19448) in the member import where a PHP error could occur.
    • Fixed a bug (#19458) where the update script created for 2.0 large databases output improper database credentials.
    • Fixed a bug (#19472) in the channel entries tag where month, day and year parameters were not localized prior to use.
    • Fixed a bug (#19460) where Super Admins could not login as another member if using both cookies and sessions.
    • Fixed a bug (#19489) where publish layouts weren’t always properly updated when field group assignments were switched.
    • Fixed a bug (#19488) in the SafeCracker module where the dynamic_title parameter had no effect.
    • Fixed a bug (#19506) where the {comment_url_title_auto_path} variable in the Next/Previous tags used the channel URL instead of the comment path URL.
    • Fixed a bug (#19509) in the comment entries tag where dynamic=”no” did not affect the returned data.
    • Fixed a security bug where certain form parameters could be changed.
    • Fixed a bug (#19553) in the forgotten password email where the name variable was replaced with the username, which was inconsistent with other email notification templates.
    • Fixed a bug (#19528) in the Simple Commerce module where a PHP error occurred on the purchases page of the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#19529) where a PHP error could occur when viewing a member profile other than your own on the frontend.
    • Fixed a bug where if the current time is midnight, hours in date fields were represented as zero for the US time format.
    • Fixed a bug (#19578) where IP search results in the control panel had incorrect links to the user profiles.
    • Fixed a bug (#19590) in the 2.0 updater where the large database shell script utf8 conversion did not specifically convert table columns.
    • Altered the column size of site_preferences in the 2.0 update to prevent possible truncation of data.
    • Altered the 2.6.0 updater to be more specific when changing the forgotten password action records (#19586).
    • Altered relationship fields to have an integer type column in exp_channel_data.
    • Altered default text type columns in exp_channel_data to allow NULL consistently.
    • Fixed a bug (#19615) where the channel calendar could show day of the week occurring on the wrong day due to localizing the days of the week.
    • Fixed a bug (#19612) where the File Browser on the publish page did not limit the directories shown in the directory dropdown to the current site.
    • Fixed a reference to a removed view (#19611).
    • Fixed a bug (#19621) where the latest comment date for an entry was being set incorrectly whenever it needed to be recalculated.
    • Fixed a bug (#19661) where whitespace in figures was converted to newlines.
  • Developers:
    • New fieldtype method: validate_settings fieldtype settings can now be validated using the Form Validation library.
    • Made the parent element’s content type available to fieldtypes.
    • Entry versioning now works more like autosave in that it stores entry POST data, so it is easier for fieldtypes with external storage strategies to support revisions.
    • Added category_save hook that fires upon saving a new category or editing an existing category.
    • Added category_delete hook that fires when a category or its parent category group is deleted.
    • Fixed a bug (#19500) in the File_field::browser() where the file_field parameter was output as a variable name rather than a string in the resulting JavaScript.
    • Renamed the safecracker hooks to use the channel_form_ prefix instead of safecracker_. The old hooks are now deprecated.
    • Removed server_timezone please always use the default_site_timezone config item.
    • Removed server_timezone from the sites config array
    • Removed default_site_dst from the sites config array
    • Removed honor_entry_dst from the sites config array
    • Dropped localization_is_site_default from the members table
    • Dropped ping_return_url from the channel table
    • Removed the following jquery tools plugins: overlay.apple, toolbox.history, toolbox.mousewheel, tooltip, scrollable
    • Removed the following jquery plugins: crypt, ee_focus, ee_upload, fancybox, simplemodal, thickbox
    • Removed the example markitup button set.
    • Added a custom_field_modify_data hook to modify custom field information before it gets sent to the field.
    • Deprecated Methods
      • Api_channel_entries::send_pings
      • Member_model::get_localization_default
      • Filebrowser::frontend_filebrowser

Version 2.6.1

Release Date: May 6, 2013

  • General Changes:
    • Increased the size of the Relationships reordering drag target.
    • Made the Relationships field search box more conspicuous.
    • Publish tabs that contain fields with form submission errors are now marked with a flag.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#19322) where specifying custom_fields in the disable parameter would cause an error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17895) where the Rich Text Editor did not properly apply heading changes.
    • Fixed a bug (#18272) where text copied into an empty Rich Text Editor was wrapped in span elements instead of paragraphs.
    • Fixed bugs (#19225, #17932, #17956) where the Rich Text Editor did not always handle newlines correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#19321) where updated Relationship fields would cause an error if they were sorted by date.
    • Fixed a bug (#19196) where Internet Explorer did not load jQuery into an iframe unless the src attribute was set after adding the iframe to the DOM.
    • Fixed a bug (#19257) where hitting enter in the filebrowser search box would submit the publish form.
    • Fixed a bug (#19339) where {date_footer} was shown improperly.
    • Fixed a bug (#19337) where variables added to the channel row data from an extension hook where not always replaced correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#19346) where {page_url} was not replaced correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#19326) where email could generate a PHP error when using Sendmail.
    • Fixed a bug (#19327) in the 2.0 updater where an error could occur if a template was set to a custom template type.
    • Fixed a bug (#19328) where a MySQL error could occur on the publish page if no member groups were assigned to the author dropdown.
    • Fixed a bug (#19331) where a PHP error occurred when exporting template groups.
    • Fixed a bug (#19335) where status was not properly set using a SafeCracker form.
    • Fixed a bug (#19342) where a PHP errors was thrown when importing members with custom fields.
    • Fixed a bug(#19338) introduced in 2.6.0 where certain sessions could not be destroyed by logging out.
    • Altered SmartForge library to ignore strict mode warnings when altering database fields (bug #19330).
    • Fixed a security bug where a non Super Admin with Member Administration access could create Super Admins.
    • Fixed a bug (#19329) where the installer may fail in earlier versions of PHP.

Version 2.6.0

Release Date: April 23, 2013

  • General Changes:
    • ExpressionEngine now requires PHP 5.2.4 and MySQL 5.0.3.
    • Relationships field improvements:
      • New interface
      • Supports multiple relationships
      • Provides infinitely nestable relationship tags
      • Provides access to siblings and parents
      • SafeCracker support
    • Timezone selection menus now include all timezones for automatic date localization and handling of Daylight Saving Time rules.
    • Added Subscriber List tag to the Comment Module
    • Added inline option to paginate parameter.
    • Added new variables to the Channel Next/Previous tags:
      • {channel_short_name}
      • {channel}
      • {channel_url}
      • {comment_entry_id_auto_path}
      • {comment_url_title_auto_path}
    • Added new variable {comment_subscriber_total} to the Channel Entries tag.
    • Modified channel entries to no longer allow conditional parsing within content (See Update Notes for Version 2.6 for details)
    • Entry View Tracking is now disabled by default.
    • Server offset setting has been removed from Localization Settings and is now a hidden configuration variable only, called server_offset.
    • Added SMTP Server Port to the Email Configuration page.
    • Added a hidden config, email_smtp_crypto, that allows you to specify an encryption protocol for SMTP email.
    • PHP’s upload_max_filesize setting is now displayed in the File Upload Preferences form.
    • Added a status_code=”” parameter to the {redirect} tag allowing you to specify the status code of the redirect. Currently only accepts 3xx status codes.
    • smtp_password is now an input of type=”password” in Admin->Email Configuration.
    • Added category_url_title to the category edit page table after Category Name.
    • Changed password reset flow to remove an unnecessary step and force them to change their password.
    • Added channel_short_name variable to the comment entries tag.
    • Added the ability to use the system default thumbnails inside file field variable pairs.
    • Template manager no longer automatically adds files starting with ._.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed (#16355) Remember Me (FINALLY)
    • Fixed bugs (#16939, #17363, #19133) where the DST setting may incorrectly shift stored and displayed times by one hour.
    • Fixed an issue where JSON responses in the control panel were not not always sent as UTF-8
    • Fixed a bug (#18107) where email links may not render correctly in the Forum module.
    • Fixed a bug (#18230) where the edit date was being saved to the database as a localized date on initial entry save.
    • Fixed a bug (#18308) where an entry’s edit date was incorrectly tied to the entry date on the initial save.
    • Fixed a bug with the Channel Entries API when trying to save a custom field with type “real” and no data.
    • Fixed a bug (#19105) where the updater may have problems updating from EE 1.x due to config settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#16951) where the search module ignored the search form’s where field selection and defaulted to searching for all words.
    • Fixed a bug (#16985) where ExpressionEngine tags were not encoded in some category fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#17283) where setting the comment edit time limit to 0 did not result in no time limit on editing.
    • Fixed a bug (#19110) where a MySQL error occurred when using an exact search parameter in the channel entries tag and not including a search term.
    • Fixed a bug (#19130) where an improper cookie domain could be used when switching MSM sites, making it impossible to switch sites via the control panel.
    • Fixed a very rare bug (#19140) where a PHP error could occur when sending comment notifications after a comment status change.
    • Fixed a bug (#19158) where a PHP error could occur when submitting an RTE field with code tags in it.
    • Fixed a bug (#17032) where changes to the Admin localization settings did not affect the default user localization.
    • Fixed a bug (#19180) in SafeCracker File where it was not MSM compatible when used in SafeCracker.
    • Fixed a bug (#19192) where IP country searches and ban checks could trigger a MySQL error using some IPs.
    • Fixed a bug (#18278) in SafeCracker where it was possible to manipulate the parameter behavior.
    • Fixed a bug in SafeCracker where checks on the posted status did not follow member group preference settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#17259) in SafeCracker where the relationships options variable pair was not parsed outside the custom field loop.
    • Modified string cleaning to accommodate an iconv bug that could result in form data being lost it contained invalid characters (#19134).
    • Fixed a bug in the IP to Nation module where environmental factors could cause an erroneous cache full error when attempting to update the IP database.
    • Fixed a bug (#19223) in the Metaweblog API where failed new entries did not elicit a proper fault code.
    • Fixed a bug (#19220) in the Simple Commerce module where a MySQL error could occur after an update from 1.x due to a missing field.
    • Fixed a bug (#19193) in the Comment Module where closing a comment via front end editing did not properly update all associated statistics.
    • Fixed a bug (#19170) where a PHP error could result when $_GET variables included an array.
    • Fixed a bug (#19241) where a PHP error could occur when calling the Channel Structure API’s modify_channel() method.
    • Removed unused error array from the batch update method (#19251).
    • Fixed a bug (#19250) in the file field output where non-existent variables were parsed as if a path existed.
    • Fixed a bug (#19114) where the forgot password language was ambiguous.
    • Fixed a bug where uploading multiple files using the multiple=”multiple” attribute would cause an error in SafeCracker.
    • Fixed a bug (#19063) where URLs mentioned in module descriptions may not be masked.
    • Fixed a bug (#18353) where showing an RTE field as an excerpt in a Search Results tag may be missing spaces between words.
    • Fixed a bug (#18102) where members could only edit entries if the publishing was was enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#19094) where using the RTE via SafeCracker may show PHP errors upon submission.
    • Fixed a bug (#19231) where SafeCracker File would fail to upload a second file if the file names differed only on suffix.
    • Fixed a bug (#18244) where duplicating a site’s entries via MSM would have duplicate entry data for the newly-created entries in the channel_data table.
    • Fixed a bug (#18221) where using the date-picker in a SafeCracker tool would lose the leading zero on the hour segment.
    • Fixed a bug (#18270) where trying to edit a file with some special characters in the file name would show an Unauthorized error.
    • Fixed a bug (#19102) where the {excerpt} and {full_text} tags in the Search Results tag pair showed regular expression escape characters.
    • Fixed a bug (#19062) where autosaving an empty File field would save the incorrect data and may show a PHP error when editing the entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#18217) where an “Invalid GET Data” error may appear when certain safe characters where part of a query string value.
    • Fixed a bug (#19271) where accessing member logout when already logged out could destroy other user’s sessions.
    • Fixed a bug (#19237) where duplicate field names could be created due to the name being truncated for length.
    • Fixed a bug (#16256) where the status dropdown on the Content Edit page was not always populated with the correct custom statuses.
    • Fixed a bug where variable pairs could be incompletely parsed due to naming conflicts. See bugs #17915, #17673, #19249.
  • Developers
    • The Localize class has been rewritten to use PHP’s DateTime class for better localization and daylight savings time handling.
    • Added Localize::string_to_timestamp method for converting a pre- localized or non-localized time string into a Unix timestamp.
    • Added Localize::format_date to convert a Unix timestamp into a formatted date string.
    • Localize::$now property now accounts for server offset.
    • Changed the CP view file structure to inherit from a master template. Please check your view file overrides.
    • Added global ee() function for easy access to the EE super object.
    • String helper is now loaded automatically.
    • Updated underscore.js to version 1.4.4
    • Updated the Email library to be more consistent with CI, including a number of CI bug fixes. Please see the documentation for full details on usage recommendations.
    • Added Email::set_headers().
    • Added the following public Email class variables: smtp_keepalive, smtp_crypto and dsn.
    • Added an override for Email::_mime_types() that uses the mimes config file to define mimes.
    • Email::send() now automatically clears parameters if the request was successful, which may have implications for success messages.
    • Email::clear() should be used instead of Email:initialize() to manually clear parameters.
    • Channel Entries API now allows new or updated entry edit date to be explicitly set.
    • Channel Entries API will use current time as the default entry date when adding or updating an entry if the entry date is not explicitly set.
    • Channel Entries API will use current time as the default edit date when adding or updating an entry if the edit date is not explicitly set.
    • Added SmartForge library, making the Update Wizard’s database changes far more fault-tolerant.
    • Added an update log to record notices, exceptions, and failures from the Updater.
    • Functions::convert_curlies() now also encodes EE conditionals
    • Reactor: Added ability to have multiple fieldtypes in one add-on package.
    • Reactor: Added relationships_display_field hook to alter related entries displayed in the publish field of a muti-select Relationships field.
    • Reactor: Added relationships_post_save hook to alter the entry IDs that get saved upon saving an entry with a Relationships field.
    • Reactor: Added relationships_query hook to alter the entry IDs returned when parsing nested Relationships field tree tags.
    • Deprecated methods:
      • Calls to load the Security library—it’s automatically loaded
      • Using the class name as the constructor for Fieldtypes
      • Modifying load::_view_path, use load::add_package_path instead
      • Accessing the EE super object reference on one of the core classes. Please use ee() or get_instance() instead.
      • Api_channel_entries::submit_new_entry and Api_channel_entries::update_entry, use Api_channel_entries::save_entry instead.
      • Cp::add_to_head should only be used for styles, use Cp::add_to_foot for scripts.
      • Cp::delete_layout_tabs, use Layout::delete_layout_tabs instead.
      • Cp::delete_layout_fields, use Layout::delete_layout_fields instead.
      • Cp::set_variable, set the variable directly on the view object instead, e.g. ee()->view->$name = $value;
      • Cp::secure_forms, use EE_Security::have_valid_xid instead.
      • Cp::fetch_cp_themes, use Admin_model::get_cp_theme_list instead.
      • Email::_get_ip, use Input::ip_address instead.
      • Email::_set_header, use instead.`Email::set_header`
      • Email hidden configuration variable $config['email_smtp_port'], use $config['smtp_port'] instead
      • Functions::remove_double_slashes, use String helper’s reduce_double_slashes() instead.
      • Functions::compile_relationship
      • EE_Javascript::generate_json, use json_encode() instead
      • Localize::timestamp_to_gmt, use Date helper’s mysql_to_unix() instead.
      • Localize::set_localized_time.
      • Localize::set_server_time.
      • Localize::set_server_offset.
      • Localize::set_localized_offset.
      • Localize::set_human_time, use Localize::human_time instead.
      • Localize::convert_human_date_to_gmt, use Localize::string_to_timestamp instead.
      • Localize::simpl_offset
      • Localize::format_timespan, use Date helper’s timespan() instead.
      • Localize::fetch_date_params.
      • Localize::decode_date, use Localize::format_date instead.
      • Localize::convert_timestamp, use Localize::format_date instead.
      • Localize::zone_offset.
      • Localize::zones method and property.
      • Localize::set_localized_timezone.
      • Localize::fetch_days_in_month, use Date helper’s days_in_month() instead.
      • Localize::adjust_date, use Calendar::adjust_date instead.
      • Output::show_user_error, use show_error() instead
      • Services_json::json_decode use json_decode() instead
      • SafeCracker_lib::decrypt_input
      • SafeCracker_lib::encrypt_input
      • Security helper’s do_hash(), use PHP’s hashing functions instead.
      • Session::update_cookies
      • Template::assign_relationship_data
      • Channel::related_entries, use Channel::related_category_entries() instead
      • Safecracker_lib::decrypt_input
      • Safecracker_lib::encrypt_input
    • Removed Methods:
      • Channel_model::get_channel_categories()
      • Cp::add_layout_fields()
      • Cp::add_layout_tabs()
      • EE_Typography::xhtml_typography()
      • EE_XMLParser::data2xml()
      • File_upload_preferences_model::get_upload_preferences()
      • Functions::clone_object()
      • Functions::create_directory_map()
      • Functions::encoding_menu()
      • Functions::hash()
      • Localize::offset_entry_dst()
      • Localize::set_gmt()
      • Login::login_form()
      • Member_model::get_authors_simple()
      • Template::template_authentication_basic()
      • Template::template_authentication_check_basic()
      • Tools_model::delete_upload_preferences()
      • Tools_model::get_files()
      • Tools_model::get_upload_preferences()

Version 2.5.5

Release Date: December 20, 2012

  • General Changes:
    • Fixed a bug where date single variables with colons in their names would not render.
    • Fixed a bug (#18268) where PayPal addresses may fail validation in the Simple Commerce module.
    • Fixed a bug (#19075) where entries posted via SafeCracker weren’t honoring the channel’s entry versioning setting.
    • Fixed a bug (#19088) where url_title could not be set via dynamic parameters in the Channel Entries tag.
  • Developers
    • Fixed a bug where the Member_model::member_delete() method would have issues deleting single members not passed within arrays.

Version 2.5.4

Release Date: December 18, 2012

  • Important:
    • Custom main menu items are now XSS cleaned.
    • Quick links are now XSS cleaned.
    • Added X-Frame-Options header to deny attempts at iframing the Control Panel.
    • Super Admins are required to re-authenticate before they can login as another user.
    • Super Admins are required to enter their password when changing another user’s email address, username, or password.
    • Generate salt, salted password, and crypt key on user registration.
    • Changed Forgot your Password logic so it always responds with the same message so email addresses aren’t confirmed and denied for spammers.
  • General Changes:
    • Added the ability to use status in the Channel Entry tag’s orderby parameter.
    • Added {current_url} standard global variable.
    • Added {current_path} standard global variable.
    • Changed HTTP Auth realm from ‘ExpressionEngine Template’ to ‘Restricted Content’.
    • Added the disable="pagination" parameter to the Comment Entries tag to disable pagination overhead.
    • Altered member validation to ensure duplicate username checks are case insensitive regardless of database settings.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#18238) where a temp_ prefix was added to duplicate file names when using SafeCracker File.
    • Fixed a bug where a PHP error could occur when overwriting unsynced files.
    • Fixed a bug where XSS filters in certain browsers could break javascript on the template edit page under rare circumstances.
    • Fixed a bug (#18280) where referrer tracking was not disabled when the Referrer module was uninstalled, causing a MySQL error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18309) where the IP to Nation module did not properly update the update date.
    • Fixed a bug (#18201) where the IP to Nation module updater could call no longer included files, resulting in an error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18313) where IP to Nation database updates could fail silently when the host site is unavailable.
    • Fixed a bug (#18341) where backslashes could be improperly stripped from the View Entry page in the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug where backslashes could be improperly stripped when inside the Next/Previous tags.
    • Fixed a bug (#16862) where the Wiki module returned both categorized and uncategorized entries on the uncategorized entries page.
    • Fixed a bug (#18314) in the Wiki module where the check for duplicate titles when renaming an article was not wiki specific.
    • Fixed a bug (#18344) where the Wiki’s category page could display improperly under certain server environments.
    • Fixed a bug (#18304) where a 404 redirect could result in a PHP error on some versions of PHP.
    • Fixed a bug (#19046) where backslashes were improperly stripped from search results.
    • Fixed a bug (#18199) where IP to Nation was missing a few countries on the ban list.
    • Fixed a bug (#18194) where the total entries and comments fields in the members table could max out before the fields in the channel and stats tables.
    • Fixed a bug where some valid date-based conditionals may show an “Invalid EE Conditional Variable” error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18222) where the comments module could not display comments with a status of closed.
    • Fixed a bug (#18208) where the include_seconds configuration would not be respected after changing the date in a date field.
    • Fixed a bug (#18210) where the File module would improperly show protocol-relative URL paths.
    • Fixed a bug (#18234) where some member permissions may be reset when saving permissions for other member groups.
    • Fixed a bug where formatted date variables in conditionals may not always parse correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#17802) where the using the legacy $conf variable in config.php may cause the updater to have wrong information.
    • Fixed a bug (#18236) where the cp_url config override may be overwritten by saving the General Configuration form.
    • Fixed a bug (#18265) where file field entries displayed from other sites may not render correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#18239) where custom settings initialized in the Typography class would not persist through multiple calls of parse_type().
    • Fixed a bug (#18289) where filenames with spaces may not be properly encoded for display on the front-end when synced via the file manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#18285) where the RTE’s image tool may place an image at the top of the editor if browser selection data changes.
    • Fixed a bug (#18263) where PHP may claim an object wasn’t passed by reference to an extension hook.
    • Fixed a bug (#19050) where members sharing the same IP address and user agent may be locked out of the control panel if one of those members triggered a password lockout.
    • Fixed a bug (#18343) where an old javascript plugin was still attempting to be loaded in the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#18337) where the {absolute_count} variable in the search results tag returned the value of {count} instead.
    • Fixed a bug (#19056) where the {local_time} variable may not show the correct time in {exp:member:custom_profile_data}.
    • Fixed a bug (#19055) where javascript sent via the cp_js_end hook may be incorrectly cached.
    • Fixed a bug (#18319) where PHP may not be rendered in templates with a SafeCracker {custom_fields} loop.
    • Fixed a bug (#19047) where setting the site URL to a protocol- relative URL would break {path=} variables.
    • Fixed a bug (#17951) where SafeCracker may overwrite another form’s action ID if the SafeCracker form fails to load.
    • Fixed a bug (#19061) where PHP errors may not be shown on the extensions page regardless of the debug config item.
    • Fixed a bug (#18303) where the {edit_date} variable in comment entries may show the wrong date.
    • Fixed a bug (#16814) where the Datepicker field on a multiple entry edit screen would not allow AM to be manually typed into the field.
    • Fixed a bug (#18250) where forum member templates may not fully render when accessing the forum through the forum module tag.
    • Fixed bugs (#18233, #18237) where submitting a SafeCracker form that didn’t include checkbox fields would cause an undefined index error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18248) where the SafeCracker tag’s {status_menu} variable didn’t output statuses in the order designated in the CP status management screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#18264) where the {absolute_count} variable in the comment entries tag didn’t return the correct result.
    • Fixed a bug (#18245) in which member groups were not being created on all sites when Multisite Manager was enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#18259) where {if editable} in the Comment Entries tag was failing to account for edit timeout.
    • Fixed a bug (#18276) in which members in a user group with out upload permissions on a certain file directory could not view files in that directory when logged in.
    • Fixed a bug (#18258) where file paths with special characters in them were being url encoded and then saved to the database, resulting in the references to them in channel entries being corrupted.
    • Fixed a bug (#18350) where File Manager search was defaulting to filename only search when a search of all fields was expected default.
    • Fixed a bug (#18351) where the username field length was too short in the session time out login form.
    • Fixed a bug (#18321) where “Can administrate design preferences” was not properly controller access to design preferences.
  • Developers:
    • Moved the cp_member_login hook so that it is called after control panel logins are logged.
    • Fixed a bug (#19058) where api_channel_structure::get_channels($site_id) ignored the site_id parameter.

Version 2.5.3

Release Date: September 11, 2012

  • General Changes:
    • Added field searching across multiple sites to Channel Entries. When more than one site is specified along with a field search, all fields with the specified name used in all sites specified will be searched and entries returned. Related to bugs #17298 and #18074.
    • Changed Forgot your Password logic so it always responds with the same message so email addresses aren’t confirmed and denied for spammers.
    • Added autocomplete=”off” to all email, username, and password fields.
    • Altered the display of Standard Global variables to output an empty string rather than the unparsed variable when not set.
    • Added an ID of expressionengine_template_debug to the division containing template debugging output.
    • Reactor: Added path_third_themes and url_third_themes hidden config variables.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug where template files were not checked for a maximum length of 50 characters, which could result in the creation of duplicate template groups.
    • Fixed a bug (#17896) where existing image links could break when a field was switched to a Rich Text field.
    • Fixed a bug (#17995) where a PHP error could occur on the frontend when the category URL indicator was left blank.
    • Fixed a bug (#18129) in the channel entries tag where the parent_id variable was always zero if a subcategories parent was not included in the assigned categories.
    • Fixed a bug (#18131) where the Channel module’s reverse related entries could treat numbers as strings, resulting in improper ordering.
    • Fixed a bug (#18080) where the Channel Entries tag was not properly ignoring category indicators in the URL when dynamic was set to ‘no’.
    • Fixed a bug (#17445) where Ping servers were only populated on the publish page if the user had saved their individual ping preferences.
    • Fixed a bug (#17507) where Subscription pagination was incorrect for administrators viewing a user’s subscriptions.
    • Fixed a bug (#17952) where Communicate’s batch mode displayed unstyled.
    • Fixed a bug (#17762) where the Simple Commerce module could reject a valid ping due to the use of capital letters in the account email.
    • Fixed a bug (#18120) where the Simple Commerce module could reject a valid ping due to slashes added when magic_quotes are turned on.
    • Fixed a bug (#16950) in the Simple Commerce module where entering a purchase manually could cause a MySQL error in strict mode.
    • Fixed a bug (#16607) in the Simple Commerce module where subscriptions could be rejected if Paypal sent the payment notification too soon.
    • Fixed a bug (#18171) where the Content Edit page javascript could silently fail to paginate and filter in rare circumstances.
    • Fixed a bug where the JavaScript on the Template Manager page loaded all template options, slowing page load in some circumstances.
    • Fixed a security issue that could have caused issues in the template manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#18004) where member groups able to create channels were not able to access channels they have created.
    • Fixed a bug (#18087) where some spam filters may falsely mark an email from ExpressionEngine as spam due to extra encoding of the subject line.
    • Fixed a bug (#18069) where modules may not be updated if previous version number contained alpha or beta designation.
    • Fixed a bug (#17989) where some conditionals that contained single quotes no longer worked.
    • Fixed a bug (#17946) where the Template Structure API could not duplicate a template group.
    • Fixed a bug (#17935) where the Typography class may try to include an invalid path.
    • Fixed a bug (#17623) where Functions::delete_directory may fail.
    • Fixed a bug (#16339) where determining a unique URL title may run an unnecessary query.
    • Fixed a bug (#18128) where publish form validation errors regarding the author field would not show an error message.
    • Fixed a bug (#16832) where the Extensions class had some unnecessary code for PHP 4.
    • Fixed a bug (#16909) where cleaning cookie keys may show a “Disallowed Key Characters” error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18073) where clicking a formatting button in an empty rich text editor may output “undefined” in the text area.
    • Fixed a bug (#18054) where RAR files could not be uploaded.
    • Fixed a bug (#18044) where deleting a channel field group would not disassociate the field group from channels.
    • Fixed a bug (#18036) where having the Mailing List module installed but no mailing lists may show a PHP error on the Communicate screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#18040) where the Referrer module wouldn’t log referrers unless the IP to Nation module was installed.
    • Fixed a bug (#18085) where the Database Query Form link would appear for non-super admins.
    • Fixed a bug (#18022) where uploading an animated GIF may produce a PHP error in the File Manager.
    • Fixed bugs (#17878, #18094) where sorting entries by status or paging on the edit screen with a restricted account may fail.
    • Fixed a bug (#16904) where photo_url may not be parsed in a channel entries loop if photos were enabled but avatars were disabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#17966) where hidden templates could not be used as templates for Pages entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#17684) where removing a member photo when avatars were disabled showed an error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18002) where a quote mismatch in a single variable in a channel entries loop may show a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#18012) where Api_channel_entries::delete_entry() may show the wrong error messages for certain member permissions checks.
    • Fixed a bug (#18145) where the RTE extension used the cp_menu_array hook without checking last_call.
    • Fixed a bug (#18092) where the RTE fieldtype wouldn’t automatically turn URLs and email addresses into links if the channel preference was on.
    • Fixed a bug (#17795) where the throttle table may not be automatically truncated if online user tracking was turned off.
    • Fixed a bug (#17775) where the comment form could be validated using whitespace.
    • Fixed a bug (#17903) where custom menu bar links may not work depending on the path saved and the path used to access the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#17785) where variables in conditionals were not trimmed for whitespace while the rendered variable was.
    • Fixed a bug (#18071) where masked URLs in the control panel were not URL-encoded to protect characters like ampersands.
    • Fixed a bug (#18032) where the “Invalid GET Data” error would appear to site guests, it now only appears for super admins.
    • Fixed a bug (#17832) where conditionals could not be spanned over multiple lines.
    • Fixed a bug (#18056) where URL titles at least 70 characters long with one hundred thousand duplicates would fail to validate.
    • Fixed a bug (#18157) where pre formatting, post formatting, and properties were not rendering with wrapped file fields on the front end.
    • Fixed a bug (#17954) where the category archive tag would not output markup outside of {categories} and {entry_titles} variable pairs.
    • Fixed a bug (#17766) where having a custom 404 template set would have template fetching behave as if Strict URLs was turned on.
    • Fixed a bug (#18063) where entry titles could contain invisible characters.
    • Fixed a bug (#18096) where conditionals may strip script tags from the evaluated variable.
    • Fixed a bug (#18163) where orphaned categories may not be sorted correctly when sorting alphabetically.
    • Fixed a bug (#17619) where having multiple HTML image formatting buttons with different markup would all output the same markup.
    • Fixed a bug (#18001) where the limit to the amount of banned IPs or emails could be reached easily.
    • Fixed a bug (#18147) where having many member groups may slow down loading of the member group editing page.
    • Fixed a bug (#18165) where custom member select fields with quotes in the selected value would fail validation on the front end.
    • Fixed a bug (#18170) where category groups from other MSM sites may appear as an option in the channel group assignments.
    • Fixed a bug (#17999) where upgrading from pre-1.x versions may show a database error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17433) where the “img” HTML button was still present even after removing all image buttons in the settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#17645) where filtering entries may show a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17974) where member registration validation may show the wrong error message.
    • Fixed a bug (#17669) where an uploaded file with special characters in its file name may not appear correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#17670) where a maximum file upload size of 5 or less would allow a file of any size to be uploaded.
    • Fixed a bug (#18172) where saving Rich Text Editor toolsets for other members appeared not to work.
    • Fixed a bug (#17910) where the XML Encode plugin would allow email email addresses to be converted into links.
    • Fixed a bug (#17837) where using modifiers on variable pairs would not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#17557) where pagination links in the file manager were not updated when filters were applied.
    • Fixed a bug (#17992) where the file type and date range filters were not working on the File Manager screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#17554) where syncing an upload directory would not update file sizes in the database.
    • Fixed a bug (#18141) where setting preserve_checkboxes to “yes” on a SafeCracker form would not save the values of on-screen checkboxes if they were unchecked.
    • Fixed a bug (#18133) where values of a SafeCracker form were not being escaped which could break form markup.
    • Fixed a bug (#17936) where the Table library may show a PHP error about an undefined property.
    • Fixed a bug (#18182) where Template::parse_variables() may not parse variables in variable pairs under certain conditions.
    • Fixed a bug (#18184) where the output profiler did not display in the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#17646) where SafeCracker form validation for required checkbox fields would fail.
    • Fixed a bug (#18132) where SafeCracker form validation would pass if the encrypted hidden fields containing the rules were edited.
    • Fixed a bug (#18000) where SafeCracker form validation would fail if a file field was required but filled in.
    • Fixed a bug (#18185) where the recent comment date for an entry would be set to zero upon editing the entry.
    • Fixed bugs (#18018, #18019, #18020) where there were unnecessary queries when loading a SafeCracker form.
    • Fixed a bug (#16838) where categories in a SafeCracker tag pair did not have access to category images or descriptions.
    • Fixed a bug (#18118) where WMV files could not be uploaded.
    • Fixed a bug (#17958) where users were not allowed to move an entry between identical channels when the category was “none” due to “none” having two different representations in the db.
    • Fixed a bug (#18104) where the publish page tab translation file was not being loaded, and thus tabs were not being correctly localized.
    • Fixed a bug (#18033) that was causing the option “None” to be absent from the formatting options for category’s custom textarea fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#17298) where field searching was not working when searching across sites using the multiple site manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#18124) that was causing author_id=”CURRENT_USER” in the channel module to fail when Dynamic Channel Query Caching was enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#18058) where SafeCracker’s settings were not being properly translated and saved from the settings form, result being that users couldn’t uncheck any of the settings checkboxes once checked.
    • Fixed a bug (#17753) where Safecracker was inconsistently formatting large numbers.
    • Fixed a bug where the set of valid category groups was being incorrectly determined in in the channel:entries and channel:category_headings tags when a text category url parameter was given.
    • Fixed a bug where the default form ID for the Tell-A-Friend form was ‘contact_form’ instead of ‘tellafriend_form’.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17783) where the cp_menu_array hook was not documented.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17232) where some hidden configuration variables weren’t mentioned on the main hidden configuration variables page.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17451) where the exp:forum tag’s board parameter was not documented.
  • Developers:
    • Added api_channel_entries_custom_field_query hook for altering the custom fields query array result.
    • Reactor: Added file_after_save hook in File_model.
    • Reactor: Moved RTE display code to its library file to be more accessible by third parties.

Version 2.5.2

Release Date: June 6, 2012

  • General Changes:
    • One-click updating of IP to Nation database, as well as support for IPv6 addresses for nations.
    • Improvements to Blacklist/Whitelist module to handle uncollapsed IPv6 addresses.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#17978) where the control panel would sometimes show an error for older versions of PHP.
    • Fixed a bug (#17968) where the Referrer module was attempting to update the comments table instead of the referrer table.
    • Fixed a bug (#17971) where accessing a site with a ‘site_name’ configuration variable set may show errors on older versions of PHP.

Version 2.5.1

Release Date: May 29, 2012

  • Important:
    • Fixed a potential cross site scripting vulnerability in the member module.
  • General Changes:
    • Added support for IPv6 IP addresses
    • Rich Text Editor fields are now available for use with the Metaweblog API module.
    • Made Communicate file uploads more resistant to malformed file names.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#17348) preventing field formatting types provided by some plugins from working with the MetaWeblog API module, and especially MarsEdit.
    • Fixed a bug (#17499) where changing a username or password from the front-end did not behave as expected in some cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#16995) where Pages module URIs were case sensitive.
    • Fixed bugs (#17026, #17378) where the Pages module and page_url tags still displayed trailing slashes in some cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#17424) where a “too many URL segments” error would not return a 404 status code.
    • Fixed a bug (#17597) where the email encode tag did not output valid HTML5.
    • Fixed a bug (#17459) where safecracker could be tricked into posting a new entry instead of editing the specified entry.
    • Fixed bugs (#16802, #17442) where package paths were not added consistently.
    • Fixed a bug (#17911) where comments did not expand correctly in the comment control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#17857) where http authentication did not correctly block some member groups.
    • Fixed a bug (#17140) where set_image_memory always assumed MB.
    • Fixed a bug (#17937) where the admin overview page did not list a description for the RTE settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#17812) where conditional comparisons with strings containing certain punctuation and special characters did not evaluate correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#17901) where pasting into the rte sometimes did not result in the expected paragraph markup.
    • Fixed a bug (#16548) where publish page permissions were not being observed.
    • Fixed a bug (#16593) where advanced search ignored the status parameter.
    • Fixed a bug (#16619) where saving the SafeCracker extension settings would clear out settings for other MSM sites.
    • Fixed a bug (#16708) where there was an unnecessary query when building the category list for new entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#16610) where importing members would not correctly set the time format.
    • Fixed a bug (#16798) where safecracker file was not obeying the required rule.
    • Fixed a bug (#17892) where the password lockout notice may show number of minutes as a hexadecimal number.
    • Fixed a bug (#17875) where the word ‘or’ was not called from a language file on the RTE toolset editor dialog.
    • Fixed a bug (#17876) where viewing the Search Log without the Search Module installed would show a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17882) where sort and search on the members table would not work if the initial sort was set to a column not in the table.
    • Fixed a bug (#16989) where SafeCracker categories were not filtered by its group_id parameter.
    • Fixed a bug (#17877) where saving a category image would save the file field data incorrectly in the database.
    • Fixed a bug (#17781) where deleting a member without the Comment module installed would show PHP errors.
    • Fixed a bug where when deleting a member, the option to delete all the member’s entries shows up even if the member has no entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#17906) where the code view of the Rich Text Editor on the front-end may appear too narrow.
    • Fixed a bug (#17905) where some language was not being referenced from language files.
    • Fixed bugs (#17902, #17912) where some subclass method signatures differed from their superclass, causing warnings in PHP 5.4.
    • Fixed a bug where submitting a publish form while the category editor was visible would result in loss of category selections for that entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#17914) where textarea rows setting could not be updated.
    • Fixed a bug (#17918) where the edit_date of an entry wouldn’t update after editing an entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#17898) where trying to add a link to the start of a bullet list item in the RTE sometimes would claim text wasn’t selected.
    • Fixed a bug (#17817) where the template manager table may move to the bottom of the page at high browser window resolutions.
    • Fixed a bug (#17831) where image manipulations may resize image to one pixel larger than desired dimension.
    • Fixed a bug (#17907) where the Rich Text Editor would pass publish form validation even if field was set to be required.
    • Fixed a bug (#17931) where saving an empty RTE field inserts empty paragraph tags into the database, making template conditionals not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#17934) where a textarea with formatting buttons showing wasn’t able to be resized when editing the publish layout.
    • Fixed a bug (#17939) where using the backspace parameter on a categories variable pair in the File Entries tag would not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#17940) where saving an entry with a hidden Rich Text Field would result in loss of new data in that field.
    • Fixed a bug (#17942) where the Help link on third-party module pages was not correct.
    • Fixed a bug (#17929) where sending an email to a member group or mailing list with an attachment may fail.
    • Fixed a bug (#17944) where editing an entry belonging to a non- existent author would show PHP errors.
    • Fixed a bug where the hostname used to access the control panel may affect which tools are loaded in the Rich Text Editor.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17633) where the example path to the server wizard was not correct.
  • Developers:
    • Variable pairs passed to Template::parse_variables() or Template::parse_variables_row() can make use of a backspace and limit parameter.

Version 2.5.0

Release Date: May 7, 2012

  • Important:
    • Improved XSS filtering of input data to prevent an XSS vulnerability.
    • Improved redirect function to prevent a CRLF injection attack.
  • General Changes:
    • Rich Text Editor
      • Added new module and fieldtype for the new rich text editor.
      • Added user preferences for rich text editor under my preferences.
    • Added a Cookie Consent Module, available in the ExpressionEngine Add-on Library.
    • Dropdown for “Preview Layout” in publish layouts sidebar updates to the member group being viewed.
    • When editing publish layouts, the checkbox for the member group being viewed defaults to being checked.
    • Removed IP requirement from sessions check to prevent logout issues for revolving IP addresses.
    • Altered language keys on the New Template page to be consistent with the New Template Group page in the control panel.
    • Reactor: Changed “edit member group” screen to show prefs for the MSM site you are presently using.
    • Reactor: Added option to member delete confirmation page to delete all entries associated with the member being deleted
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#16519) where adding a pre-defined HTML formatting button could result in the button being added to the wrong member account.
    • Fixed a bug where the Browse Files button had no effect after uploading via the File Manager page.
    • Fixed a bug where the currently selected upload folder on the File Manager page was not used as the default in the Upload File dialog.
    • Fixed bugs (#16802, #17442) where package paths were not added consistently.
    • Fixed a bug (#17391) where the localization link did not show in the My Account menu in the control panel unless the member also had permission to administer members.
    • Fixed a bug (#17443) where the recipient parameter in the Tell-a-Friend tag was ignored.
    • Fixed a bug (#17523) where a PHP error could occur when a member group had permission to create new channels but no channels had been assigned to that group.
    • Fixed a bug (#17523) where a permission error could occur when a group had permission to create new channels but did not have template access.
    • Fixed a bug (#17644) where the codeblock division added to code tags could be converted to entities when allowed HTML formatting was set to none.
    • Fixed a bug (#17647) where deleting a status group did not remove a reference to that group id in the exp_channels table.
    • Fixed a bug where the per page setting in Content Edit did not stick once navigating away from the page.
    • Fixed a bug (#17365) where setting your Default HTML formatting to Convert HTML and turning Automatically turn URLS into links on would cause the auto linking not to work.
    • Fixed a bug (#17440) where Safecracker was attempting to load the file browser even though it can’t use it.
    • Fixed a bug (#17690) where SafeCracker could not use the valid_ip form validation rule.
    • Fixed a bug (#17577) where filtered comments in the control panel may appear out of order.
    • Fixed a bug in the version helper that would display PHP errors if unexpected data was returned from the server.
    • Fixed a bug (#17380) where editing entries while the comment module is disabled would show PHP errors.
    • Fixed a bug (#17375) where loading the file manager with no upload destinations set would show a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17381) where upload preferences in config.php would be overwritten when preferences were saved via the Control Panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#17390) where backspace parameter would remove pagination markup.
    • Fixed a bug (#17387) where the Simple Commerce module performed an unnecessary query.
    • Fixed a bug (#17392) where file field tags referencing files in other sites’ upload destinations may not render.
    • Fixed a bug (#17402) where template restriction redirects would redirect users to the wrong template.
    • Fixed a bug (#17400) where having third_party_path defined while running the installer will show a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17406) where the category archives tag may show PHP errors.
    • Fixed a bug (#17417) where the edit entries screen would show a PHP error when converting high ASCII text to entities.
    • Fixed a bug (#17415) where having a category URL trigger word in a URL would show a PHP error if no category URL title was present.
    • Fixed a bug (#17414) where searching the template manager for “0” would show PHP errors.
    • Fixed a bug (#17435) where search parameter in Channel module would not work if keywords used a URI segment that contained special characters.
    • Fixed a bug (#17420) where some error messages did not return an the correct status code, thus improperly handled by some reverse proxies.
    • Fixed a bug (#17453) where listing entries in an MSM site by category URL title would fail if another site used the same category URL title.
    • Fixed bugs (#17449, #17497) where updating template preferences from the template edit screen would update the template type to “undefined”.
    • Fixed a bug (#17450) where where a file field without a file would cause Warnings.
    • Fixed a bug (#17421) where the file field was running excessive queries in the channel entries loop.
    • Fixed a bug (#17500) where changing an entry’s author would not update the last_entry_date field for the authors.
    • Fixed a bug (#17510) where the file entires tag wouldn’t honor the directory_id parameter if the directory ID belonged to another site.
    • Fixed a bug (#17534) where the “Return to Filtered Entries” link was missing after saving an entry selected from a filtered edit screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#17600) where saving a channel field with an field order value of zero would show a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17601) where the {total_comments} tag would only show the correct number if pagination was enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#17607) where deleting a member from MySQL servers in ONLY_FULL_GROUP_BY mode would show a query error.
    • Fixed a bug (#17564) where the file manager modal may not fit in smaller browser sizes.
    • Fixed a bug (#17588) where category image tags would render as blank on the front end.
    • Fixed a bug (#17462) where users in GMT-6 or earlier timezones would have their autosaved entries deleted.
    • Fixed a bug (#17454) where users could not switch sites in the control panel if cookie domains were set for each site.
    • Fixed a bug (#17609) where publish layouts may not save correctly and show a PHP error on the publish page.
    • Fixed a bug (#17411) where the table header on the template manager screen may appear improperly styled.
    • Fixed a bug (#17736) where member list initial order by and sort preferences were not honored on member list screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#17732) where thumbnail preview of file fields would fail if a protocol-agnostic URL was entered for the upload destination.
    • Fixed a bug (#17719) where control panel menus were too low in the document z-order, not giving enough flexibility to CP add-ons.
    • Fixed a bug (#17715) where year, month and day fields in channel_titles table may be incorrect depending on a number of timezone factors.
    • Fixed a bug (#16948) where cropped images may sometimes be framed by black bars.
    • Fixed a bug (#17734) where deleting a field from a publish layout may result in PHP errors on the publish screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#17695) where the version helper cached version information in a hard-coded directory instead of using the cache_path config item.
    • Fixed a bug (#17627) where submitting a publish form that fails validation may delete data in that entry’s file fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#16583) where auto-linker behavior differed from 1.x, causing links without a protocol not to be converted.
    • Fixed a bug where the channel calendar day_path did not always match the calendar day shown due to differences in localization.
    • Fixed a bug where the Updated Sites module was rejecting valid pings.
    • Reactor: Fixed a bug where 3rd party module tab fields did not have their data set after an autosave.
  • Developers:
    • Reactor: Added $member_ids, an array of members deleted, to the cp_members_member_delete_end hook.
    • Reactor: Re-exposed channel->pager_sql in the channel module.
    • Reactor: Added parameter to Api_channel_fields::field_edit_vars to specify which field types to present as options.
    • Reactor: Altered the Template class to allow plugins/modules to use __call() magic method.
    • Added myaccount_nav_setup hook to modify My Account navigation. See documentation for more information.
    • Added email_send hook to modify emails or take over email sending completely.
    • Added member_member_register_errors hook to allow additional error checking to the member registration form.
    • Added set_cookie_end hook which allows full control of setting cookies after cookie parameters have been normalized according to the cookie configuration settings.
    • Added pre_loop() function to fieldtypes for preprocessing of channel data before the entries loop runs.

Version 2.4.0

Release Date: Jan 24, 2012

  • Important:
    • Fixed a security issue that could have caused all mailing list subscribers to be unsubscribed.
  • General Changes:
    • Removed the ability to enable SQL Query Caching via the Control Panel. It is now only accessible via the ‘enable_db_caching’ hidden configuration variable. Note that this form of caching is not recommended in most environments.
    • Added the ability to apply image watermarks without having to also resize the image.
    • Added the ability to use image manipulations in custom file fields, using both a single tag and a tag pair.
    • Changed the member module to display a proper 404 page when an action could not be found.
    • Altered the handling of the control panel cookie domain for MSM sites.
    • Optimized the encode_ee_tags() method in the Functions library.
    • Disabled the ability to type over the field shortname on the ‘Admin- Channel Fields’ main page when selecting a field short name.
    • Abstracted file browser and file field into the File_field library.
    • Changed the category image field to use the new File_field library and image browser.
    • Abstracted channel pagination into the EE Pagination library.
    • Implemented new EE Pagination library with comment pagination.
    • Implemented new EE Pagination library with search pagination.
    • Added file metadata to the file upload modal.
    • Removed accordions from image edit in the file upload modal.
    • Added check to make sure that version constant matches version in config file.
    • File upload paths can now be overridden via configuration variables.
    • Added active conditional variable to category listings for determining the active category.
    • Added link to publish another entry after publishing an entry.
    • Added “credit” and “location” metadata fields to files.
    • Added url_title parameter to Channel module’s next_entry and prev_entry.
    • Channel Categories and Category Archive tags now support multiple channels in the channel parameter.
    • Files in file browser modal can now be sorted and filtered by keywords.
    • Reactor: Added the list of Channels to dropdown under Edit.
    • Reactor: Added third_party_path config item.
    • Reactor: Changed default text formatting from XHTML to none.
    • Fixed an issue where remember me functionality was not working correctly.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#16814) where the Datepicker would not allow AM to be manually typed into the field.
    • Fixed a bug where more than one Member Group could have the same name.
    • Fixed a bug (#16277) where extra line breaks were not handled in some Moblog tags.
    • Fixed a bug (#16401) where setting a Text Input’s maximum length to zero or empty could result in invalid markup.
    • Fixed a bug (#16402) where SafeCracker would not use a Channel’s ‘Allow Comments’ preference if the allow_comments= parameter was not specified.
    • Fixed a bug (#16436) where the installer could incorrectly determine the theme path if the base path contained the name of the system folder.
    • Fixed a bug (#16431) where a Fieldtype’s settings would default to NULL instead of an empty array when not specified.
    • Fixed a bug (#16434) where SafeCracker’s CAPTCHA could fail to appear in some cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#16488) where IP Search results could fail to display members with a matching IP.
    • Fixed a bug (#16578) where editing an image could result in a PHP error in some rare cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#16846) where some standard member groups could be assigned privileges that did not make sense.
    • Fixed a bug (#16563) where comment edit dates were not correctly updated.
    • Fixed a bug (#16799) where the list of Moblogs in the Moblog Module did not paginate if there were more than 100 Moblogs.
    • Fixed a bug (#17057) where the Channel Field Management table did not span correctly if there were no Channel Fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#17051) where some characters were not allowed to be used in the database password when installing ExpressionEngine.
    • Fixed a bug (#17106) in the installation wizard where some inputs that could not logically allow spaces were not trimmed.
    • Fixed a bug where date fields containing a date prior to 1970 were not displayed in the preview shown after creating or editing an entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#17231) where Moscow Time was still represented as UTC+03:00 instead of UTC+04:00.
    • Fixed a bug (#17142) by improving the grammar of messages in some areas.
    • Fixed a bug (#17157) where a member could not delete their own account.
    • Removed a stray Thumbs.db file from the download (#16748).
    • Fixed an issue with thumbnail creation where the image was not resized if one of the sides was smaller than the thumbnail size.
    • Fixed a bug (#16747) where the Translation Utility showed a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#16644) where the blacklist module returned errors as language keys.
    • Fixed a bug (#16752) where [email= tag output resulted in a javascript error.
    • Fixed a bug (#16356) where http authentication did not always work on IIS servers.
    • Fixed a bug (#16562) where “view all posts by this member” link resulted in a permission error when using Secure Mode.
    • Fixed a bug (#16504) where multiple versions of the same email on a page were not decoded correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#16759) where categories with lots of channel fields were difficult to edit from the publish page.
    • Fixed a bug (#16801) where members were always logged in as anonymous.
    • Fixed a bug (#16865) where upper case BBCode was not being parsed.
    • Fixed a bug (#16738) in the File Module where a PHP error could occur when there were no results.
    • Fixed a bug (#16754) in the SafeCracker Module where relationship data was not maintained on edit if the field was not included in the forum.
    • Fixed a PHP error in the ud_009 update file.
    • Fixed a PHP error in the ud_100 update file.
    • Fixed a bug (#17134) where the file upload could report that a file already exists when it did not.
    • Fixed a bug where the Moblog Module check reported rejected entries as successful and failed to count saved entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#17141) where a MySQL error could occur due to SafeCracker adding a stray where clause to random queries.
    • Fixed a bug (#17156) where using loading entry version and then saving the entry could result in a duplicate entry being created.
    • Fixed a bug (#17160) where uploaded files and generated thumbnails had the wrong permissions applied.
    • Fixed a bug (#17006) where performing a search, then going back in your browser and searching again would cause an invalid action error.
    • Fixed a bug (#16034) where SafeCracker would insert an empty option into dropdown menus when using the {options} tag pair.
    • Fixed a bug (#17213) where the automatically generated field short name could contain periods
    • Fixed a bug (#16333) where synchronized files in file manager would show date synchronized instead of date created.
    • Fixed a bug (#16549) where uploading a file over the maximum upload size would clear out all POST headers and show an incorrect error message.
    • Fixed a bug (#16415) where long filenames in file manager would expand table cells and move all other cells and controls off screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#15771) where editing a transparent PNG in the file manager wouldn’t process the transparency properly.
    • Fixed a bug (#16596) where existing image thumbnails weren’t updated to reflect external modifications after upload folder synchronization.
    • Fixed a bug (#16429) where publish layouts would not save if the tabs contained certain special characters, as is the case in some languages.
    • Fixed a bug (#16348, #16347) where query that builds author list could be simplified.
    • Fixed a bug (#16479) where members with no access to member groups weren’t notified they couldn’t add members without correct permissions.
    • Fixed a bug (#16823) where some image names in the theme CSS weren’t in the same case as the file name.
    • Fixed a bug (#16781) where some forms in My Account would not give confirmation of update after submission.
    • Fixed a bug (#16707) where uninstalling a fieldtype would not delete all its fields from publish layouts if the layout had more than one of it.
    • Fixed a bug (#16674) where using Recount Statistics would provide incorrect numbers for private messages and total forum posts.
    • Fixed a bug (#16841) where editing the Super Admin group would unlock it.
    • Fixed a bug (#16594) where the incorrect label was being shown under “Template Editing Privileges” for editable template groups.
    • Fixed a bug (#16669) where template group name form validation would return contradictory rules for naming template groups.
    • Fixed a bug (#16386) where sorting by channel or screen name on edit listing would not work.
    • Fixed a bug (#16385) where selected entry categories would be unselected if they were edited from the publish screen.
    • Fixed a bug (#16936) where SQL Manager would return inconsistent results when using “SELECT” vs. “select”.
    • Fixed a bug (#16960) where Member module’s ignore_list would output an SQL error.
    • Fixed a bug (#16947) where contact form with user_recipients set to “yes” and nothing specified in recipients would return an error.
    • Fixed a bug (#16919) where image manipulation names could be named “thumbs” or contain forward slashes.
    • Fixed a bug (#16971) where a SafeCracker File field would show a PHP error if it was set to show existing files and there were none.
    • Fixed a bug (#16976) where file upload success window wasn’t using language keys for labels.
    • Fixed a bug (#16260) where tag pairs inside of related_entries would throw a PHP warning.
    • Fixed a bug (#15533) where Tell-A-Friend form wouldn’t work on pages accessed through Pages module.
    • Fixed a bug (#16201) where the default highlight color for new statuses was white, making it difficult to see.
    • Fixed a bug (#17040) where IP to Nation module would throw PHP errors if an invalid file path was provided on import form.
    • Fixed a bug (#17020) where padding and offset settings for watermarks were not respected.
    • Fixed a bug (#16984) where cp_themes directory did not contain index.html files to block directory access.
    • Fixed a bug (#17047) where error message fonts may look inconsistent in different scenarios.
    • Fixed a bug (#17128) where sorting by certain fields in reverse_related_entries may produce incorrect results.
    • Fixed a bug (#17226) where error about a module not being installed did not include module name.
    • Fixed a bug (#17205) where “Most Recent Entry” link in control panel did not respect member groups’ assigned channels.
    • Fixed a bug (#17127) where a member group with no assigned channels may experience PHP errors in the control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#17007) where template groups created by non-Super Admin member groups could not be accessed by its creator.
    • Fixed a bug (#16983) where uncategorized_entries parameter in Channel Entries tag had no effect.
    • Reactor: Fixed a bug with autosave where the save() method would be called for third party add-ons on autosave.
    • Fixed a bug (#16973) where the “Show Existing Files” link on a SafeCracker file field would claim the upload directory didn’t exist.
    • Fixed a bug (#16237) where File module pagination was not working correctly.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16932) where a Plugin code sample was incorrect.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16335) where an API usage example was incorrect.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16965) where the old Batch Upload Location preference was still referenced.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17151) where several items in General Configuration were not documented.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17153) where a preference was incorrectly named in Output and Debugging Preferences.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#17180) where there was some outdated information for the Publish page.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16547) where there was some outdated information for the Comment Module page.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16547) where there was some outdated information for the File Manager page.
  • Developers:
    • Added URL_THIRD_THEMES and PATH_THIRD_THEMES constants for add-on developers.
    • Added Developer Log to log notices that need Super Admin attention.
    • Deprecated Member_model::get_authors_simple(), use Member_model::get_authors() instead.
    • Deprecated File_upload_preferences_model::get_upload_preferences(), use File_upload_preferences_model::get_file_upload_preferences() instead.
    • Deprecated Tools_model::get_upload_preferences(), use File_upload_preferences_model::get_file_upload_preferences() instead.
    • Added template_types Extension Hook to add custom template types.
    • Added member_delete Extension Hook to execute code before member deletion and to modify member IDs to delete.
    • Reactor: Added core_template_hook that lets you change the template to be loaded based on the uri_string.
    • Reactor: Added template_post_parse hook that lets you modify templates after parsing.
    • Reactor: Added template_fetch_template hook that lets you see what template is being loaded.
    • Reactor: Added option to suppress errors thrown by loading language files.
    • Reactor: Added all plugins to default text formatting list when creating a new field.
    • Reactor: Abstracted field edit/create logic to the Channel Fields API.

Version 2.3.1

Release Date: October 17, 2011

  • Important:
    • Fixed a potential cross site scripting vulnerability.
    • Modified a URL character check that was affecting third party addons to be less strict.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed several minor documentation errors including #16770, #16772, #16783, #16771, #16761 and #16318.

Version 2.3.0

Release Date: October 11, 2011

  • Important:
    • Fixed a potential cross site scripting vulnerability.
    • Fixed a potential cross site request forgery vulnerability.
    • Fixed a bug where using the MSM multi-site login feature would sometimes latch onto the wrong session.
  • General Changes:
    • Removed accordions from Member Groups, Member Preferences and Channel Preferences.
    • Forum search now uses board default pagination per page settings instead of using a hardcoded 20 items per page.
    • Updated pagination variable pair that allows much more control over pagination within channel entries and comments.
    • Member search tokens that allow you to specify different information to search for (e.g. email:ellislab.com username:test screen_name:’John Doe’)
    • Added quick way to copy and paste custom field tags from the Custom Field Group’s page
    • Added a hidden config variable remove_unparsed_vars which, when set to ‘n’ in conjunction with debug = 0, will not remove unparsed ExpressionEngine Variables.
    • Modified legacy debug 0 setting to only remove unparsed template variables when the ‘remove_unparsed_vars’ hidden config is set to ‘y’, fixing some common issues with JavaScript and JSON getting “eaten” on sites using that legacy debug setting.
    • Fixed a bug in the Metaweblog API module that was causing authentication errors.
    • Fixed a bug in parsing image tag attributes that could lead to a PHP notice error when only “Safe HTML” is allowed.
    • Fixed a bug in the template parser that was preventing the minified jQuery from being used in an ExpressionEngine template
    • Fixed a bug where a PHP notice error would occur when debug is enabled and an invalid ExpressionEngine tag occurs on the page that only has one tag segment.
    • Fixed a cosmetic IE JavaScript error (#15196) on the publish page.
    • Fixed a display error in the file upload modal of the Corporate theme.
    • Fixed a bug where reassignment of entries when deleting a member was limited to superadmins.
    • Fixed a bug (#16083) where editing or adding categories from the Publish page did not work properly in IE7.
    • Fixed a bug (#15530) where a registering member could supply a value that was not an option in a Select List member field.
    • Fixed a bug (#16214) where new categories would be sorted alphabetically when the group was using a custom sort order instead.
    • Fixed a bug (#16232) where the multi-entry editor did not update entry edit dates.
    • Fixed a bug (#16246) where the Date fieldtype could not show an error if an invalid date was entered.
    • Fixed a bug (#16239) where some buttons in the Control Panel had minor display issues.
    • Fixed a bug (#16038) where the File Manager had display issues when the Corporate theme was used.
    • Fixed a bug (#16265) where the Email Contact Form could fail to send in some cases if the user_recipients parameter was not specified.
    • Fixed a bug (#16422) where some colors appeared incorrectly in the Datepicker.
    • Fixed a bug (#16288) where http:// could be undesirably prepended to some General Configuration URLs.
    • Fixed a bug (#16397) where the Add Category dialog could appear incorrectly in some cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#16639) where non-Super Admins with group administration privileges could change a Super Admin’s member group.
    • Fixed a bug (#16626) where non-Super Admins with profile editing privileges could edit a Super Admin’s profile.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16213) where some parameters available to exp:member:login_form were not listed.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#16564) where the tag for generating comment editing Javascript was incorrectly listed.
    • Fixed a typo in the Control Panel (#16403)
    • Fixed a breadcrumb language key issue in the Control Panel (#16229)
    • Fixed a bug where the private message inbox only displayed 5 messages per page.
    • Fixed various jQuery UI display issues in the corporate theme.
    • Fixed a bug where Datepicker hours before 10 were not consistently prefixed with a zero.
    • Fixed a bug where sorting channel entries on entry_date instead of date ignored additional sort fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#16149) where File Manager permissions would prevent someone from uploading files on the Publish page.
    • Fixed a bug (#16157) where Template Access preferences would show up as being unaccessible in the File manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#16183) where Wikis would show an error if all tracking was disabled. Thanks to Erik Reagan for the fix.
    • Fixed a bug (#16193) where uninstalling the Moblog would cause an error due to a misnamed variable.
    • Fixed a bug (#16202) where the backspace parameter in the category_archive tag was removing characters from the whole loop, not each iteration.
    • Fixed a bug (#16204) where setting permissions on the closed status would not be obeyed.
    • Fixed a bug (#16211) where file size was not being updated after any image manipulation.
    • Fixed a bug (#16179) where images were being upsized instead of restricting the width.
    • Fixed a bug (#16114) where if $config[‘debug’] was set to 0, it would not show up as an option in Output and Debugging Preferences.
    • Fixed a bug (#15158) where the search excerpt field could only be selected from searchable fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#15510) where creating a channel via the API could cause an error if there were no existing channels.
    • Fixed a bug where syncing a directory with files that have spaces in their names would break links to existing File fields and textarea fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#16264) where pending members were allowed to log in.
    • Fixed a bug where groups in an MSM site that didn’t have CP access to the main site couldn’t login to the CP of any other sites.
    • Fixed a bug (#16200) where forum search was returning inconsistent and incorrect results.
    • Fixed a bug (#16322) where the Upload File button wasn’t working in the File Manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#16380) where the arrow from an accordion was overlapping the text in the accordion header.
    • Fixed a bug (#15525) where the date picker on a SafeCracker date field would always use US date formatting even when European date formatting was chosen.
    • Fixed a bug where the channel names in the Agile Records themes were incorrect for both the comments and comment_preview templates within the news template group.
    • Fixed a bug (#16414) where the RSS feed for a forum would only output the first forum’s posts.
    • Fixed a bug (#16406) where publish layouts were breaking if you disabled comments after creating a layout. Thanks to John D. Wells for supplying the fix.
    • Fixed a bug (#16363) where items on the calendar were being placed on the wrong day.
    • Fixed a bug (#16388) where the file manager modal required scrolling up to view in IE7 (updated the jQuery UI theme).
    • Fixed a bug (#16525) where password reset did not honor the password length requirements.
    • Fixed a bug (#16539) where auto generated passwords did not honor the secure password configuration setting.
    • Fixed a bug (#16116) where image files could be upsized if either, but not both, max height or max width was specified for the directory.
    • Fixed a bug (#16159) where you could not edit channel entries when the forum tab’s forum topic id had been specified a 0.
    • Fixed a bug (#16389) where a MySQL error occurred when displaying comments with dynamic set to off and pagination on.
    • Fixed a bug (#16349) where a PHP error could occur when changing comment status and the update_comment_additional hook was being used.
    • Fixed a bug (#16620) where multi-site login did not respect the return parameter.
    • Fixed a bug (#16611) where a PHP error could occur when recounting member statistics if private messages existed.
    • Fixed a bug where a PHP error could occur when sending private messages with attachments.
    • Fixed a bug (#16515) in the comments control panel where the second page of comments for a single entry was not limited to that entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#16420) where the reset_password was not properly cleared from the database once successfully changed in the forgotten password routine.
    • Fixed a bug (#16592) where the file selector button on the publish page did not work when no image button was defined in the users’ html buttons.
    • Fixed a bug (#16267) where the publish page spellcheck iframe did not display properly due to the failure to load a stylesheet.
    • Fixed a bug (#16650) where the Moblog did not include files with upper case extensions.
    • Fixed a bug (#16107) where user notepad content did not properly display.
    • Fixed a bug (#16115) where the “Upload File” button on the File Manager home page was unable to be translated.
    • Fixed a bug (#16144) where an incorrect error message appeared on unsuccessful authentication on the front end.
    • Fixed a bug (#16102) where the file manager category filtering did not function properly.
    • Fixed a bug (#16163) where the Comment Module Control Panel page was unable to limit to specific entry ids.
    • Fixed a bug (#16143) where a PHP error occurred on the Edit Member Group page when MSM was active.
    • Fixed a bug (#16180) where the CP Menu Help Links in the File Manager pointed to incorrect URLs.
    • Fixed a bug (#15909) where usernames did not have leading or trailing whitespace trimmed.
    • Fixed a bug (#16112) where a MySQL error could occur when creating a channel field and not including the ordering field.
    • Fixed a bug (#16228) where a PHP error occurred in the member importer.
  • Developers:
    • Deprecated Channel_model::get_channel_categories().
    • Deprecated Localize::set_gmt().
    • Modified routing behavior to no longer require query strings to be enabled on the frontend. Please make sure you do not use $_GET variables on the frontend (exceptions: ACT, URL, css).
    • Fixed a bug (#16350) where the update_comment_additional hook in change_comment_status() was being passed an object instead of the documented array.
    • Fixed a bug (#16366) where the can_access_module() method in the member model did not automatically return TRUE for superadmins.
    • Fixed a bug (#16383) where the get_channel_categories method in the channel_model was not working properly due to an invalid where clause.
    • Fixed a bug in Auth::verify() where it was checking for CP access permissions on front end requests.

Version 2.2.2

Release Date: August 1, 2011

ExpressionEngine version 2.2.2 is a maintenance update recommended only for membership based sites who require administrator approval for new member accounts. Version 2.2.2 fixes a critical bug on these sites where Pending members could log in and have similar permissions to members in the default Member group.

  • Removed accordions from Member Groups, Member Preferences and Channel Preferences.
  • Temporarily disabled the Profiler in the installer / updater while investigating an issue in certain environments where the Profiler may throw an exception and halt the installer.
  • Fixed a bug (#16143) where a PHP error occurred on the Edit Member Group page when MSM was active.
  • Fixed a bug (#16144) where an incorrect error message appeared on unsuccessful authentication on the front end.
  • Fixed a bug (#16264) where Pending members were allowed to log in.
  • Fixed a bug where groups in an MSM site that didn’t have CP access to the main site couldn’t login to the CP of any other sites.
  • Fixed a bug where syncing a directory with files that have spaces in their names would break links to existing File fields and textarea fields.

Version 2.2.1

Release Date: June 30, 2011

  • Turned off Template Debugging by default in new installations.
  • Added short name auto creation behavior to channel and custom field pages.
  • Moved the build date next to version number in the footer.
  • Fixed a bug where new members were not logged in automatically if confirmation was disabled.
  • Removed Survey from the updater, fixing a PHP bug (#15770).
  • Fixed a bug (#16062) where frontend member registrations did not assign a group id to the new member.
  • Fixed a bug (#16068) where the channel dropdown was truncated if it did not fit the viewport.
  • Fixed a bug (#16095) where trying to change your email settings resulted in an invalid password error.
  • Fixed a bug (#16066) where super admins could not be demoted by another super admin.
  • Fixed a bug (#15534) where navigating the template manager with ctrl + arrow keys resulted in javascript errors.
  • Fixed a bug (#16047) where {elapsed_time} and {memory_usage} were being removed with debug set to 0.
  • Fixed a bug (#16094) where the query result table did not scroll horizontally.
  • Fixed an incomplete bug (#15369) where the autosave interval config was not cast to an integer when set to 0.
  • Fixed a bug (#15986) where watermarks still had a dropshadow with ‘Enable Dropshadow’ set to ‘no’.
  • Fixed a bug where the ‘Dropshadow Distance’ setting in Watermark Preferences didn’t stick.
  • Fixed a bug (#16086) where the password lockout persisted past the specified lockout time.
  • Fixed a bug (#16076) where the file uploader did not properly resize when the max height or width was exceeded.
  • Fixed a bug (#16043) where a database error would occur in the lost password form.
  • Fixed a bug (#15991) where a PHP error would occur when deleting a file watermark preference.
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP error would occur in the email module.
  • Fixed a bug (#16044) where a MySQL error would occur when creating an Integer Field when MySQL is running in Strict Mode.
  • Fixed a bug (#16057) where changing passwords in the member profile themes would fail for non-superadmin users.
  • Fixed a bug (#16040) where the file manager modal was limited to the first 100 files in a directory.
  • Fixed a bug (#16056) where lang keys were not being used for the file browser.
  • Fixed a bug (#16074) where global variables would be parsed in an order that you couldn’t use them inside path variables.
  • Fixed a bug (#16046) where new upload directories would not have their path and URL pre-populated.
  • Fixed a bug (#16098) where field shortnames could be duplicated within the same field group when editing.

Version 2.2.0

Release Date: June 22, 2011

  • General Changes:
    • Added a File Module to display file information on the frontend.
    • Added ability to edit file metadata from the File Manager.
    • Added several file types to the mimetype listing. Please update system/expressionengine/config/mimes.php.
    • Altered Sessions handling and removed the uniqueid and userhash cookies.
    • Removed the Debug: 0 option from Output and Debugging Preferences.
    • Turned on Show SQL Queries and Template Debugging by default in a new installation.
    • Altered Control Panel sidebar to be hidden on new installations by default.
    • Added memory usage to each template log item so cumulative effect of memory used can be seen.
    • Numerous optimizations in control panel and front-end queries.
    • Altered CSS templates to send one week expires headers when the “Send HTTP Headers” option is set to yes.
    • Added additional checking to help prevent a fatal error in the event a third_party plugin is placed in the wrong directory.
    • Added configuration overrides (user_session_ttl and cp_session_ttl) to allow site developers the ability to change the default user and control panel session TTL.
    • File synchronization now ensures all added files conform to our filename standards (spaces replaced by underscores, disallowed characters removed).
    • Added the ability to limit a file field to a single directory.
    • Altered Design permissions so that members with permission to edit templates in a given template group may also add templates to that group without needing administrative privileges.
    • Updated the publish page fullscreen editor to remember cursor locations.
    • Updated the login routine to salt and rehash all passwords with a SHA-2 hash function if available.
    • Removed automatic pmachine.com to expressionengine.com ping url rewriting. Please make sure your ping servers do not include pmachine.com.
    • Added Config Overrides (user_session_ttl and cp_session_ttl) to allow site developers the ability to change the default user and control panel session TTL.
    • Changed CSS rendering for form fields to give more contrast, larger font size and an obvious focus style
    • Changed “View Rendered Template” to open in a new window
    • Removed corners.js from the CP header
  • Developers:
    • Developers: Added getter and setter method for accessing the Sessions Class $cache property. Accessing the class property directly is deprecated and developers are encouraged to update as soon as possible.
    • Developers: Removed the explicit instantiation of the jQuery Table Sorter plugin on admin_content::field_edit(), as it could interfere with Fieldtype View files using tables.
    • Altered the saved entry revision data to store custom field data after custom field ‘save’ processing.
    • Added an auth library to simplify user authentication.
    • Modifying _ci_view_path has been worked around following developer concerns about upgrades. However, it is deprecated and quickly nearing end of support. Use set_package_path, please.
    • Deprecated functions::create_directory_map(), please use the CodeIgniter directory helper.
    • Removed previously deprecated member_model::update_layouts()
    • Removed previously deprecated layout::remove_module_layout()
    • Removed previously deprecated content_edit methods: change_comment_status, delete_comment_confirm, view_comments, view_comment.
    • Removed usage of the EXT constant in EE, as it has been deprecated in CodeIgniter.
    • Added ability to send a settings object to $.ee_filebrowser.add_trigger to restrict files based on file type and directory.
    • Increased PHP memory requirement to 32M from 16M.
  • Bug fixes
    • Fixed a bug (#15841) where a PHP error would occur when attempting to create a Custom Member Field.
    • Fixed a bug (#15825) where documentation references to index.php were too ambiguous. ExpressionEngine now ships with an admin.php (masked access) file by default, and all documentation references that.
    • Fixed a bug (#15401) where some settings (such as the webmaster email) could be set to blank, impacting functionality. ExpressionEngine now performs form validation on several settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#15478) where the entry_id in the autosave JSON response could be incomplete or incorrect.
    • Fixed a bug #(15866) where the Channel API could not accept an integer value of 0.
    • Fixed a bug (#15557) where upgrading could fail if a custom active group was specified in database.php.
    • Fixed a bug (#15077) where a PHP error could occur when deleting the only Channel Field group.
    • Fixed a bug (#15896) where a PHP error could occur when deleting a Channel Field group containing certain Fieldtypes.
    • Fixed a bug where dragging fields could produce highlighting on the Publish page in WebKit-based browsers.
    • Fixed a documentation error (#15149) where options for creating extension setting fields were not well documented.
    • Fixed a bug where the control panel search behaved unpredictably with secure forms enabled.
    • Fixed a bug where using only session ids on the frontend could result in 404s in some environments.
    • Fixed a bug (#15718) where the close button had no effect on the publish page fullscreen editor.
    • Fixed a bug (#15256) where large numbers were displayed in scientific notation.
    • Fixed a bug (#15369) where setting the autosave interval to 0 caused it to continually fire instead of disabling it.
    • Fixed a bug (#15164) where errors on the publish page category editor were not displayed.
    • Fixed a bug (#15103) where some modules did not respect the IP and User Agent security setting.
    • Fixed a bug (#15756) where the Communicate re-send did not restore the sender correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#15809) where the MSM menu did not display correctly.
    • Fixed a bug (#15810) where exported template group folders did not include the .group suffix.
    • Fixed a bug (#15212) where the login success notification did not hide automatically.
    • Fixed a bug (#15744) where editing categories on the publish page deselected all of them.
    • Fixed a bug (#15246) where certain characters would cause the control panel search to bail out.
    • Fixed a bug (#15696) where the category loop was always empty inside relationship tags.
    • Fixed a bug where saving banned members could overwrite MSM configuration settings.
    • Fixed a bug (#15304) where Admin -> Channel Administration settings showed for members without Channel Administration privileges.
    • Fixed a bug (#15347) where file fields did not display saved data when viewing a revision.
    • Fixed a bug (#15465) where the Simple Commerce module did not properly end subscriptions.
    • Fixed a bug (#15863) where entry dates did not display correctly when using a saved revision.
    • Fixed a bug (#15851) where submitting the ‘Convert delimited text to XML’ page in the member import generated a 404.
    • Fixed a bug (#15629) where members with permission to change the group that a member is assigned to were unable to activate members unless they also had permission to delete members.
    • Fixed a bug (#15563) where the advanced search form did not honor the ‘Search in’ field selection.
    • Fixed a bug (#15232) on the publish page where the default day shown in the date picker calendar was improperly localized.
    • Fixed a bug (#15790) where the Filemanager library could incorrectly calculate available memory.
    • Fixed a bug (#15455) in the Wiki module where categories with the same name but in different branches could be created with an incorrect parent.
    • Fixed a bug (#15549) where the Search module was not searching in comments.
    • Fixed a bug (#15674, #15782) where package paths could be incorrectly set for Extensions.
    • Fixed a bug (#15318) where the autolinker may attempt to create a URL into a link when inside an html anchor tag.
    • Fixed a bug (#15840) where the get_plugins() method in the addons_model could throw an error under some circumstances.
    • Fixed bugs (#15773, #15832) where a Fatal PHP Error would occur in the SafeCracker File Addon.
    • Fixed a display bug on the Custom Field Groups page when no field groups exist.
    • Fixed a bug (#15562) where when entries are deleted, corresponding entries in the autosave and versioning tables are not removed.
    • Fixed a bug (#15871) where the view files in the SafeCracker File Extension did not load properly.
    • Fixed a bug (#15836) where the email contact form would not properly return to SSL encrypted urls.
    • Fixed a bug (#15337) where the corporate theme publish fields could not be resized.
    • Fixed a bug (#15574) where the next/prev month button were missing from the Safecracker Calendar.
    • Fixed a bug (#15811) where the comments control panel would fail to load due with large datasets.
    • Fixed a bug where custom themes would not properly load under certain circumstances.
    • Fixed a bug (#15924) where the “Can view comments in channel entries authored by others” member group option was ignored in the comments control panel.
    • Fixed a bug (#15009) where the SAEF CSS contained relative links
    • Fixed a bug where total channel entries reported in My Account were not accurate on a new install.
    • Fixed a bug (#15117) where the Save Revisions button was not showing up on the Publish page.
    • Fixed a bug (#15752) where the IS_EMPTY value would not work on newly added custom fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#15500) where database configuration values were not being escaped on install.
    • Fixed a bug (#15577) where SafeCracker wasn’t respecting status group assignments for member groups.
    • Fixed a bug where uploading a file to a textarea and then to a file field would result in a bad link in the file field pointing to the same file from the textrea.
    • Fixed a bug (#15529) where autosaved entries couldn’t be edited.
    • Fixed a bug (#15745) where images would be incorrectly outputted when the channel’s HTML formatting was set to ‘Allow only safe HTML’.
    • Fixed a bug (#15778) where SafeCracker forms would cause a Javascript error by attempting to load a view for the file chooser.
    • Fixed a bug (#15737) where SafeCracker forms would cause a Javascript error when there was no logged in user and no logged in user ID supplied.
    • Fixed a bug where user errors would not be sent using the selected charset.
    • Fixed a bug (#15758) where the Advanced Search form wouldn’t obey ‘search_in’ or ‘where’ values if they were in standard inputs.
    • Fixed a bug where the Advanced Search form wouldn’t obey the ‘category’ parameter.
    • Added error conditionals to SafeCracker’s form when using error_handling=”inline”.
    • Fixed a bug (#15764, #15507) where SafeCracker would not respect the channel parameter.
    • Fixed a bug where MSM sites with a domain in the form of .. (e.g. .us.com) couldn’t set cookies.
    • Fixed a bug (#15206) where the upload location dropdowns were inconsistent between the modal on the Publish page and the File Manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#15656) where SafeCracker file fields would output a period if they were empty.
    • Fixed a bug (#15936) where SafeCracker wouldn’t display captchas if the form submitted didn’t validated and error_handling was set to inline.
    • Fixed a bug (#15496) where during the install of the Agile theme, the path to the /images/uploads strips out slashes altogether.
    • Updated styles on comment edit page.
  • Developers
    • Added ability to send a settings object to $.ee_filebrowser.add_trigger to restrict files based on file type and directory.
    • Removed usage of the EXT constant in EE, as it has been deprecated in CodeIgniter.
    • Altered the saved entry revision data to store custom field data after custom field ‘save’ processing.
    • Added getter and setter method for accessing the Sessions Class $cache property. Accessing the class property directly is deprecated and developers are encouraged to update as soon as possible.
    • Removed the explicit instantiation of the jQuery Table Sorter plugin on admin_content::field_edit(), as it could interfere with Fieldtype View files using tables.
    • Added an auth library to simplify user authentication.
    • Added path variable handling to the Template Library’s parse_variables() method.
    • Modifying _ci_view_path has been worked around following developer concerns about upgrades. However, it is deprecated and quickly nearing end of support. Use set_package_path, please.
    • Deprecated functions::create_directory_map(), please use the CodeIgniter directory helper.
    • Removed previously deprecated member_model::update_layouts()
    • Removed previously deprecated layout::remove_module_layout()
    • Removed previously deprecated content_edit methods: change_comment_status, delete_comment_confirm, view_comments, view_comment.

Version 2.1.5

Release Date: May 12, 2011

Build 20110512

  • General Changes:
    • File Manager Changes (see Version Update Notes):
      • Moved file information storage to the database
      • Moved File Upload Preferences to the File Manager
      • Added a ‘Can administrate file upload preferences’ setting to Member Group settings
      • Added the ability to create custom image thumbnails on image upload
      • Added the ability to watermark custom image thumbnails
      • Altered the behavior of the minimum and maximum dimension settings in File Upload Preferences so that images that exceed the maximum will be automatically resized.
      • Added back the hidden configuration variables xss_clean_member_group_exception and xss_clean_member_exception
      • Wiki now uses the new database based file system.
      • Moblog now uses the new database based file system.
      • Migrated Moblog image and thumbnail sizes to upload dimensions.
      • MetaWeblog API now uses the new databased file system.
      • SafeCracker File now uses the new database based file system.
      • Added a new modal upload form for the File Manager and File Chooser on the publish page.
    • Added $config[‘force_redirect’] to the config file to force an intermediate confirmation page on all forwarded urls.
    • Added $config[‘cookie_secure’] to the config file to allow requiring a secure (HTTPS) in order to set cookies.
    • Added theme_folder_url as a Global Variable.
    • Added Feature Request: rel=”external” to control panel help links so they open in a new window.
    • Added Feature Request to allow parsing of global variables within snippets.
    • Removed the Blogger API module.
    • Moved SafeCracker into native modules, please see the version notes about how to upgrade.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#15590) where view files did not properly cascade.
    • Fixed a bug (#15013) where files ending in ”.jpeg” were not allowed image types.
    • Fixed a bug (#15049) where the Publish Page Glossary would not properly show when the Emotions Module is not installed.
    • Fixed a bug (#15214) where the view path for accessories was improperly set.
    • Fixed a bug (#15226) where an incorrect language key was used in the error message when trying to create a custom field group when a group with the same name already exists.
    • Fixed a bug (#15115) where plugins using PHP5 style constructors, would not properly parse in some circumstances.
    • Fixed a bug (#15298) where double slashes could appear in the comment form action in some situations.
    • Fixed a bug (#14870) where the module class name was displayed instead of the actual module name in member group module permissions.
    • Fixed a bug (#14850) where disabling signatures and member photos did disable for existing members.
    • Fixed a bug (#15221) where weblog previous/next entry tags did not properly convert special characters in the title tag, which could lead to HTML validation errors in some cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#14780) where comments belonging to expired entries would display when using the dynamic=”no” parameter in exp:comment:entries tags
    • Fixed a bug (#15086) where an empty RSS feed could lead to PHP notices.
    • Fixed a bug (#15242) where duplicating a template would not properly fill the template data on the resulting template.
    • Fixed a bug (#15269) where an error existed in the valid_title check.
    • Fixed a bug (#15319) where PHP notices could occur on the Template Manager under certain circumstances.
    • Fixed a bug (#15375) where the “Add HTML Button” on the Publish Page was missing it’s link title text.
    • Fixed a bug (#15445) where a PHP error could be thrown in the send_ajax_response() method if the javascript library had not been loaded.
    • Fixed a bug (#15487) where the update_comment_additional extension hook did not fire on bulk comment update.
    • Fixed a bug (#15299) where package libraries could not be loaded in an Accessories class constructor.
    • Fixed a bug (#12044) where embedded variables were not properly parsed within module or plugin tags.
    • Fixed a bug (#15611) where PHP errors could occur on member profile pages.
    • Fixed a bug (#15617) where a help link for custom member profile fields was incorrect.
    • Fixed a bug (#15122) where the avatar upload path was incorrectly reported in the member preferences when the directory was not writeable.
    • Fixed a bug (#15409) where the help link on new member registration page was incorrect.
    • Fixed a bug (#15435) when creating a new channel it will assign a field group even though none is selected.
    • Fixed a bug (#15440) where the open status was not properly hidden when no status group was assigned to a channel.
    • Fixed a bug (#15538) where the relationships cache was not updated following deleting an entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#15413) where certain types of email address links were incorrectly converted by the Typography Parser.
    • Fixed a bug (#15166) where libraries, models and helpers were unable to be loaded in an Accessories Class Constructor.
    • Fixed a bug (#15697) where the rendered Wiki Module version number was incorrect.
    • Fixed a bug (#15202) where saving an entry with a date in DST while you’re not in DST (or the opposite) caused the date to increase or decrease by an hour.
    • Fixed a bug (#15417) where the drop down menus off of the top level navigation would not work for Firefox 4.
    • Fixed a bug (#15513) where image rotation was going the wrong direction.
    • Fixed a bug (#15635) where SafeCracker File output was being formatted as xhtml, instead of having no formatting.
    • Fixed a bug (#15676) where the channel name was not listed on the Edit Group Assignments page.
    • Fixed a bug (#15358) where EE_Email class message() method not chainable.
    • Fixed a bug (#15380) where email_data.php was returning PHP errors in the translation utility.
    • Fixed a bug (#15249) in the typography class where a line consisting of a single character did not always have line breaks properly applied.
    • Fixed a bug (#15711) where the author_id parameter of exp:comment:entries would not work if the dynamic parameter was not explicitly disabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#15599) where a PHP error could occur if an exp:stats tag was used and online user tracking was disabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#15403) where permissions were not explicitly set on files uploaded from places other than the File Manager.
    • Fixed a bug (#15093) where comment notification emails could contain comments from other entries.
    • Fixed a bug (#13339) where autolinking would sometimes result in invalid bbcode.
    • Fixed a bug where a PHP error could be thrown when relationships are used.
    • Fixed a bug where bad relationships could be stored when using SafeCracker.
    • Fixed a bug where the status group name did not appear on the edit status group admin page.
    • Fixed a bug where the URL to the site home page was incorrect when updating.
    • Fixed a bug where the form_class and form_id parameters were non functional on the exp:member:login_form tag.
    • Fixed a bug where using a conditional inside a variable pair could result in the tag pair not being parsed in certain circumstances.
    • Fixed a bug where Superadmin permissions for categories were not properly set when upgrading from 1.x.
    • Fixed a bug where the Datepicker would default to 1969/1970 when launched on a field that contained an invalid date.
    • Fixed a bug where the currently selected date of a date field was not highlighted correctly inside the Datepicker.
    • Fixed a bug where search form XID checking would fail to check in some cases which could lead to lack of garbage collection in the security_hashes table.
    • Fixed a bug in the Channel module where date headings were calculated incorrectly.
    • Fixed a bug (related to #15199) where member registration in the control panel would cause a MySQL error when strict mode was enabled.
    • Refactored inefficient conditional statements in the channel module. (#15293)
  • Developers:
    • Moved application view files to expressionengine/views/
    • All loader variables are now private. Package view paths are handled by CodeIgniter’s add_package_path.
    • Fixed a bug (#15383) where the Template Library could remove the wrong application package after parsing.
    • Removed undocumented and long deprecated Typography class function light_xhtml_typography().
    • Deprecated undocumented Typography Class Method xhtml_typography(), use auto_typography() instead.
    • Altered native ExpressionEngine modules to work as packages for field types and extensions.
    • Moved the ‘field_content_type’ data in exp_channel_fields to the settings array for native field types that need it. The field_content_type field will be removed in the future.

Version 2.1.4

Release Date: February 1, 2011

Build 20110405

  • Important:
    • Improved XSS filtering of input data to prevent an XSS vulnerability.
    • Fixed a security issue that in certain circumstances could allow manipulation of the Email module’s recipients parameter.
    • Eliminated a vulnerability in the comment preview that occurred only when secure forms was turned off.
    • Improved randomization of temporary template markers.
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed a bug (#15416) in the template parser where nested tags could result in PHP errors.
    • Fixed a bug (#15202) where saving an entry with a date in DST while you’re not in DST (or the opposite) caused the date to increase or decrease by an hour.
    • Fixed a bug (#15199) where member registration in the control panel would cause a MySQL error when strict mode was enabled.
    • Fixed a bug (#15199) in the installer where TYPE= is not supported by MySQL 5.5+.
    • Fixed a bug (#15115) where plugins using PHP5 style constructors, would not properly parse in some circumstances.
  • Developers:
    • The security library has been moved to the CodeIgniter core. Loading it is deprecated and will result in PHP errors in future releases.
    • Fixed a bug (#15383) where the Template Library could remove the wrong application package after parsing.

Build 20110101 (initial release)

  • File management overhaul stage one completed.
  • Added {exp:comment:edit_comment_script} tag to output comment editor via a <script> tag.
  • Added {if enable_avatars}{/if} and {if enable_photos}{/if} to members and forums menu.html theme files.
  • Optimized the Channel Entries tag to consistently not perform page related queries when the pagination tag is missing.
  • Fixed a bug in the Metaweblog API settings page where PHP errors could occur if no additional statuses had been created.
  • Fixed a bug in the Metaweblog API settings page where some dropdown menus could populate incorrectly in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#14904) where links to edit entries could be incorrect if the entry list was not fully loaded.
  • Fixed a bug (#13217) where file upload buttons did not submit in Internet Explorer 7.
  • Fixed a bug (#15125) where jQuery effects were not correctly combo- loaded.
  • Fixed a documentation error (#14913) where some update instructions still advised forcing ASCII mode when uploading.
  • Fixed a documentation error (#15128) where a set of parameters was out of order in the Module Tutorial.
  • Fixed a documentation error (#14883) where instructions for creating a new theme did not mention the images directory.
  • Fixed a bug (#14876) where some channel preference input fields were not clickable in the corporate theme.
  • Fixed a bug (#14708) where the control panel login did not redirect with a session ids, breaking access in some cases.
  • Fixed a bug (#14868) in the Moblog where the field formatting settings were not respected.
  • Fixed a bug (#14851) in the Moblog where field overrides did not work properly.
  • Fixed a bug in the Moblog where email data were not properly stripped from the body content when no upload directory was specified in the Moblog settings.
  • Fixed a bug (#14952) in the Channel Entries API where formatting specifications were removed.
  • Fixed a bug (#14884) in the Comment Entries tag where the channel parameter was not honored when dynamic was set to ‘no’.
  • Fixed a bug where a comment could have an incorrect site_id if entered from a different MSM site.
  • Fixed a bug (#14869) where Page URLs did not work properly using a legacy multiple site setup.
  • Altered the behavior of the Publish Page’s write mode editor to always publish to field when the modal is closed as per #13164.
  • Fixed a bug (#14417) in the Metaweblog API where categories were not properly entered when creating a new entry.
  • Fixed a bug (#13752) where disabled fields were forced to an enabled state when the Publish Page’s toolbar was toggled.
  • Fixed a bug (#14888) where the comments module would ignore the sort parameter in certain cases.
  • Fixed a bug (#14902) where a PHP Error could occur on the publish page for non-super admin users.
  • Fixed a bug (#14882) where the Stats module incorrectly reported last_entry_date when filtering to a specific channel.
  • Fixed a bug (#14299) where PHP errors would occur on the Blogger API control panel pages.
  • Fixed a bug (#14968) where a PHP error could occur when searching for all member entries.
  • Fixed a bug (#14176) where libraries were unable to be loaded in the upd file during installation.
  • Fixed a bug (#14856) where load_package_css would not properly load for themes other than default.
  • Fixed a bug (#14945) where improper breadcrumb trail was show in admin_content area.
  • Fixed a bug (#14628) where the DATE_ISO8601 variable was returning an incorrectly formatted date string.
  • Fixed a bug (#14788) where a language variable contained improper capitalization.
  • Fixed a bug (#14855, #14999) where open fields in a saved layout could be closed when the custom field settings are altered.
  • Fixed a bug (#14779) where pagination’s {previous_page} and {next_page} variables were only evaluated once to check for conditional usage.
  • Fixed a bug (#14576) where some date variables returned nothing when no format was given. No format will now result in a timestamp.
  • Fixed a bug (#14777) where the incorrect channel title was displayed in the Autosaved Entries List.
  • Fixed a bug (#14989) where Member Profile template links do not reflect changed Profile Triggering Word.
  • Fixed a bug (#14822) where statuses were not properly filtered by status order on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#14703) where the edit photo link would show regardless of member photo settings in the member & forum themes.
  • Fixed a bug (#14951) where a PHP error would occur on the Publish Pages Categories tab when a category group was deleted.
  • Fixed a bug (#14782) where publishing autosaved entries could result in a Fatal Error Message.
  • Fixed a bug (#12167) where the “Edit Categories” link was not removed from view after being clicked to edit categories on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#14947) where the revisions checkbox was not checked by default in the publish page revisions tab.
  • Fixed a bug (#14549) where when duplicate from Existing Template function creates from database and not from file.
  • Fixed a bug (#14821) where the category tree would not properly sort by a custom order.
  • Fixed a bug (#14778) where the result from the file upload preferences query was not properly caching.
  • Fixed a bug (#14536) where comment preview did not maintain the page URI, resulting in improper page rendering.
  • Fixed a bug (#14814) where legacy multi-site setups did not properly function.
  • Fixed a bug (#12413, #14801) where the preview layout was not working.
  • Fixed a bug (#14682) where hidden custom fields were being shown after being edited.
  • Fixed a bug where field visibility wasn’t being accounted for in the Fields sidebar on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug where field width wasn’t being retained when fields are hidden in publish layouts.
  • Fixed a bug (#14934) where the resize handle was missing from the Corporate theme
  • Fixed a bug (#14967) where wildcard email addresses in the member banning preferences weren’t working properly.
  • Fixed a bug (#14896) where parse_variable_rows was not handling single variables with typography options.
  • Fixed a bug (#14877) where reverse related entries wouldn’t properly sort on numeric fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#12442) where wrapping HTML buttons were overflowing out of their toolbar.
  • Fixed a bug (#13579) where the category url title would not be created automatically on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#15025) that would result in a PHP error when uploading a member signature photo on the front end.
  • Fixed a submission error spelling error (#15024) in the private messaging system.
  • Fixed a bug (#15016) with front end comment editing when non-super admin users could not edit their own comments unless they had comment moderation privileges.

Version 2.1.3

Release Date: December 20, 2010

Build 20101220 (initial release)

  • Added a special hidden fieldtype to allow modules to dynamically define tab fields without breaking layouts.
  • Pages Module Updated to version 2.2 to fix an error with publish page layouts.
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP error could be triggered if the publish_form_entry_data hook was used.
  • Fixed a bug (#14792) where the Forum version was incorrectly identified.
  • Fixed a bug (#14723) where category and status dropdowns on the Edit page were not populated in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#14786) on the Publish page where field formatting options would not show nor would they respect default settings.
  • Fixed a bug (#14794) where publishing an entry with a live view template resulted in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#14785) where you could not successfully save an entry with a required image field.
  • Documentation: Updated to use __construct in development examples; fixes #14787.
  • Documentation: Developer Guidelines Checklist still referenced PHP 4.3; fixes #14789.

Version 2.1.2

Release Date: December 15, 2010

Build 20101215 (initial release)

Important:

  • PHP 4 support has ended. ExpressionEngine requires PHP 5.1.6

General Changes:

  • Added an overview page of available autosave data.
  • Added a tab file to the Pages module to control custom fields.
  • Added automatic pruning of cached searches to the Wiki Module.
  • Added automatic pruning of autosaved data every 6 hours, controlled by the autosave_prune_hours hidden config variable.
  • Added an importer to the IP to Nations Module that allows updating the IP records directly from the ip2nations SQL file.
  • Added secure forms check to the frontend Comment Editor. See the Version Notes and update your JavaScript if needed.
  • Added a setting to group preferences to disallow editing of html formatting buttons.
  • Added to the default message text for forwarded private messages to indicate the original message’s author, date and subject.
  • Added all default member fields and the option to include selected custom fields to the control panel’s Register a New Member form.
  • Added a new option to Custom Member Field creation/editing ‘Is field visible in the control panel’s administrative registration page?’.
  • Added a link to the View Entry page that returns to a pre-filtered list of entries on the Edit page (if a filter was used to select the entry).
  • Reenabled autosave
  • Altered autosave to work on new entries as well as existing ones.
  • Altered “Allow New Member Registrations?” to be ‘off’ by default on new installations.
  • Altered Template Manager Search to display the number of results returned, and display terms searched for.
  • Altered the New Template form in Design to remove redundant radio options and make the duplication process consistent with the New Template Group form.
  • Altered the ExpressionEngine Info Accessory to clearly indicate the latest released version and the currently installed version.
  • Modified the autosave success message to be less intrusive.
  • Made the state of the sidebar persistent across sessions.
  • Updated the IP to Nations database.
  • Removed the ability to allow duplicate email addresses for different members.
  • Removed the “Honor Entry DST” setting.
  • Removed the “Convert High ASCII” setting.
  • Removed all unused language keys pertaining to the Gallery module (#14094).

Developers:

  • Added cp_js_end and cp_css_end Extension Hook to the Javascript Controller.
  • Added a new method settings_modify_column() to Custom Fieldtypes.
  • Changed the API’s initialize method visibility to protected.
  • Moved Javascript files to themes/javascript/compressed/.
  • Deprecated localize::offset_entry_dst, will now return the passed in date. Please remove any calls to it.
  • Deprecated functions::clone_object(), as it was a work around for PHP4.
  • Fixed a bug (#14741) where ci_view_path and package paths were not properly set in Addons_accessories::process_request().
  • Abstracted the secure forms check to a new function secure_forms_check() in the Security Library.
  • Moved the entry_submission_absolute_end hook from the Channel Entries API to Content Publish and added a new parameter.
  • CodeIgniter system folder set to `` 0a18e0f60784``

Bugs:

  • Changed the ‘Forgotten Password’ emails for the Control Panel login to use the existing email notification templates (see bug #14691).
  • Fixed a bug where file uploads would not be run through xss_clean in some cases.
  • Fixed a bug where cache directory deletion could result in a PHP error in certain environments.
  • Fixed a bug where channel total_entries counts could become incorrect after batch-editing entries.
  • Fixed a bug where the File Manager showed showed links to the File Preferences for members without access to that section.
  • Fixed a bug on installation where an incorrect path was examined to load language files for modules.
  • Fixed a bug in the Comment control panel where validation did not work correctly when editing comments.
  • Fixed a bug in the Logs area where a trailing comma in JSON caused warning messages in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug in the Comment Module where the location could go in as ‘0’ for logged in members who had no location specified.
  • Fixed a bug in the Search Module where results for channels disallowed in the channel parameter could be included under rare circumstances.
  • Fixed a bug in the Wiki Module where Category names could inadvertently include a trailing space when created using a link with an alternate display text.
  • Fixed a bug (#14404) where checkboxes on the Account/View Subscriptions were not visible.
  • Fixed a bug (#14418) where a language key did not properly parse on the category edit page.
  • Fixed a bug (#14419) where the Multi-Category Edit Pages had display issues in all themes.
  • Fixed a bug (#14464) where the member_group_id tag did not properly parse in the Comments Entries tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#14410) where the nav_bubble_top.png image was a consistent height with the other themes.
  • Fixed a bug (#13534) where an upload location path was incorrect when using the Agile Records Theme.
  • Fixed a bug (#14319) where the Control Panel logs did not properly use localized dates.
  • Fixed a bug (#14505) where the stylesheet parameter would display the incorrect timestamp when the template is saved as a file.
  • Fixed a bug (#14302) where language keys did not properly parse on the Edit Member Group Preferences page if the site_id was over 9.
  • Fixed a bug (#13979) where pluralization of the phrase “Private Messages” was not consistent between the member and forum modules.
  • Fixed a bug (#14522) where a low column limit in the accessories table would prevent some member groups from being included on sites with a high number of member groups.
  • Fixed a bug (#14467) in the Channel Categories API where class members were not correctly re-initialized on subsequent calls to category_tree().
  • Fixed a bug (#14540) where dynamic_start was improperly implemented in the RSS Module.
  • Fixed a bug (#14544) where Default Publish Tabs did not properly render language variables.
  • Fixed a bug (#14545) where Email Class language variables were not properly parsed.
  • Fixed a bug (#14449) where Internet Explorer cached XMLHttpRequests, in certain instances, producing inaccurate data results in the control panel.
  • Fixed a bug (#14235) in the Comment Entries tag where a MySQL error occurred when the entry_id parameter was specified.
  • Fixed a bug (#14236) in the Comment Entries tag where the {total_results} count was inaccurate.
  • Fixed a bug (#14452) where the Wiki Module tags ignored the paginate parameter.
  • Fixed a bug (#14471) in the Wiki Module where renaming could result in an improper title when namespaces were used.
  • Fixed a bug (#14141) where the Throttle log did not display or sort correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#13418) where the maximum file size was not always checked properly (File Browser, Publish, and Wiki affected).
  • Fixed a bug (#14477) where related entries were not fully removed from custom fields on edit, resulting in placeholder data showing in frontend tags.
  • Fixed a bug (#13549) where the Channel Entries API was not properly resetting variables on repeated calls.
  • Fixed a bug (#14422) where an improper field name was being used in the Channel Entries API, resulting in incorrect data being sent to some third party modules on entry update.
  • Fixed a bug (#14135) where the Channel Entries API was not properly resetting the category data on repeated calls.
  • Fixed a bug (#14138) in the Field Types uninstaller where a PHP error could occur when attempting to remove the field from custom layouts.
  • Fixed a bug (#14513) in the Wiki Module where page links were not created properly when HTML formatting was set to ‘Convert HTML into character entities’.
  • Fixed a bug (#14310) where disabling comments for a channel could result in a PHP error on the Publish page when a custom layout was used.
  • Fixed a bug (#13938) where the formatting buttons were set not to show by default when initially imported.
  • Fixed a bug (#14613) in the Wiki Module where Category URLS could be truncated prematurely.
  • Fixed a bug (#14591) where date fields could have the wrong field type in exp_channel_data, resulting in improper ordering by date.
  • Fixed a bug (#14686) in comment notifications where the {comment_url} variable could be incorrect due to a missing slash.
  • Fixed a bug (#14611) where MySQL errors on the front end could cause a memory error when displayed.
  • Fixed a bug (#14237) in the Comment Entries tag where the comment_id parameter did nothing.
  • Fixed a bug (#14738) where the category URL title changed on edit when the category title was changed.
  • Fixed a bug (#13740) where smiley replacements in the Member and Forum module did not work in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#14316) in the Wiki module where namespaces could not be deleted.
  • Fixed a bug (#14175) where the Moblog module was unable to post when using pings.
  • Fixed a bug (#13782) where downloading files from the file manager broke the delete action.
  • Fixed a bug (#14349) in the ExpressionEngine Info accessory, where the current version and build were displayed incorrectly.
  • Fixed a bug (#14133) in the Filemanager where the table did not correctly sort on the date column.
  • Fixed a bug (#14439) where the directory helper was used without explicitly being loaded in the current method.
  • Fixed a bug (#14432) where custom date fields defaulted to 1/1/1970 under certain circumstances.
  • Fixed a bug (#12966) where menu items did not display correctly when creating a new Moblog in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#14515) where publish page fields could be offset in Internet Explorer for some users.
  • Fixed a bug (#14671) where a MySQL error could occur when attempting to access the frontend member pages with an improper URL.
  • Fixed a bug (#14592) where version information was not displayed on the Extensions page.
  • Fixed a bug (#14733) where the Add Tab dialog on the Publish page did not work properly in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#14663) where the file size in File Manager was incorrect.

Version 2.1.1

Release Date: October 18, 2010

Build 20101020 (additional changes and fixes)

  • Temporarily disabled the autosave feature.
  • Fixed a bug where third party field types did not have access to all of the fieldtype settings.
  • Fixed a bug where javascript failed to load due to overzealous data sanitization.
  • Fixed a bug (#14235) in the Comment Entries tag where a MySQL error occurred when the entry_id parameter was specified.
  • Fixed a bug (#14236) in the Comment Entries tag where the {total_results} count was inaccurate.
  • Fixed a bug (#14183) where the 30 day trial was referenced in Installer Language Files.

Build 20101018 (initial release)

  • General changes:
    • Fixed a security issue that in certain circumstances could result in arbitrary code execution.
    • Altered version update notification to notify users if a new ExpressionEngine release is a security release.
    • Altered the behavior of the Channel Category tag’s show_empty= parameter channel specific. (Waits for the cheering to die down....)
    • Altered member profile fields to disallow HTML.
    • Altered final file permissions on uploads to compensate for certain hosting environments. (#13930)
    • Added {last_segment} global variable.
    • Added a way to trigger module updates from the main module listing page, so developers do not have to come up with their own sneaky methods of updating modules that do not have control panels (issue #13568).
    • Added a template synchronization warning in the Search and Replace tool for users saving templates as files (issue #13551).
    • Added a restrict_channel= parameter to the Channel Category tag, which allows overriding the new default behavior of its show_empty= parameter.
    • Added a Control Panel to the Comment Module.
    • Added a new status for comments. Moderated comments will no go in with a status of ‘Pending’ rather than ‘Closed’ (though moderators may still set a comment to ‘Closed’ status.
    • Added new variables to the Comment Notification Templates (see Version Notes).
    • Added new Settings to the Comment Module (Force word censoring for comments and Moderate expired comments).
    • Added new variables to the Comment Entries tag ({member_group_id}, {username}, {if editable}, {if can_moderate_comment}, {comment_stripped}).
    • Added new parameters to the Comment Entries tag (comment_id=, entry_status=, status=, author_id=_).
    • Added a random option to the Comment Entries orderby= parameter.
    • Added a new parameter to the Comment Form tag (return=).
    • Added new conditionals to the Comment Form tag ({if comments_expired}, {if comments_disabled}).
    • Added a Comment Notification tag to the Comment Module which gives members the ability to subscribe to comment notifications for an entry without commenting.
    • Added the ability to Allow Members to Edit Comments on the Front End.
    • Added a new notification template to the Comment Module to send a single digest when moderated comments are opened.)
    • Moved stats mcp file logic to a library for greater code portability.
    • Modified the Moblog module to work with POP3 over SSL (including GMail)
    • Modified the comment module subscriptions to respect a user’s smart notification setting.
    • Modified the Image formatting button to allow extra text in front of or behind the file URL.
    • Modified the wording in the Comment module of the error message when someone submits an empty comment.
    • Changed the name of the zip file for multiple file download in the File Manager from “images.zip” to “downloaded_files.zip” (#13482)
    • Corrected case of some home page language variables for consistency (#13532)
    • Renamed references of the Tab Manager to Main Menu Manager. (#13926)
    • Removed the trailing slash at the end of the URL produced by the comment_url_title_auto_path and comment_entry_id_auto_path variables in the Comment Entries Tag.
    • Removed the Authors section from the Publish toolbar because it was not a per-layout setting.
    • Removed required flag from the url title field so that it can be hidden.
    • Updated the publish page sidebar to list publish fields alphabetically.
    • Updated the publish page field sorting to allow dragging publish fields directly to different tabs.
  • Developers
    • Altered Api::is_url_safe() to return an explicit boolean response.
    • Altered functions->fetch_file_paths() to return an empty array if no file upload directories exist. (#13737)
    • Modified EE_Output::send_ajax_response() to ensure the JavaScript library is loaded.
    • Deprecated the old lang.name.php language file naming convention in favor of CodeIgniter’s name_lang.php.
    • Added a parameter to the delete_comment_additional hook.
    • Removed the comment_form_action hook.
    • Fixed a bug in the API where child drivers were not being initialized before consecutive instantiations.
    • Fixed a bug (#14009) in the Channel Entries API where _fetch_channel_preferences() did not honor the $channel_id parameter.
    • Fixed a bug (#14008) in the Channel Entries API where missing ping data could cause a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#13483) in the Channel Entries API where the required $channel_id parameter for submit_new_entry() was not being added to the data array.
    • Fixed a bug (#13610) where the FieldType update() method was not being called properly.
    • CodeIgniter system folder set to 0b88a4ed5303
  • Bug Fixes
    • Fixed a minor issue with the module’s displayed name on the Module uninstall confirmation screen (#13766)
    • Fixed a bug where an inconsistent number of max URI segments were allowed.
    • Fixed a bug where the hover state of the navigation in Internet Explorer was improperly styled.
    • Fixed html validation errors on the Config File Editor page.
    • Fixed a bug where the default comment expiration date for a channel did not show on the Publish page for new entries.
    • Fixed a bug where files uploaded to the Wiki had the wrong file size recorded.
    • Fixed a bug where a MySQL error could occur when a member group had no access to file uploads and was publishing to a channel with a file fields.
    • Fixed a bug (#13175) in the publish page datepicker where AM and PM could not be modified.
    • Fixed a bug (#13699) where a PHP error could occur when using variable pairs and MSM.
    • Fixed a bug (#13724) where the Channel Entries tag’s search parameter did not always work for IS_EMPTY.
    • Fixed a bug (#13701) where mode on the publish page would not close for fields other than the first.
    • Fixed a bug (#13319) in the Channel Entries module where an improperly formatted custom variable could result in a PHP error.
    • Fixed a bug (#13536) where the Search Results tag produced a MySQL error when on pages other than the first.
    • Fixed a bug (#13687) on the publish page where forum fields were not properly hidden when editing.
    • Fixed a bug (#13250) where form validation results were not properly displayed when creating/editing categories.
    • Fixed a bug (#13761) in the Member Module’s Custom Profile tag where {last_activity} would not format properly and {last_visit} showed the last activity date rather than the last visit date.
    • Fixed a bug (#13570) in the Translation Utility where file permissions were incorrectly interpreted.
    • Fixed a bug (#13697) on the Publish page where date validation was different for custom fields as compared to entry dates.
    • Fixed a bug (#13704) where undefined variable error could occur in the Typography Class.
    • Fixed a bug (#13714) where the multi-edit page styling was inconsistent from the rest of the UI.
    • Fixed a bug (#13854) where a PHP notice could occur in the Simple Commerce Module if the add items form was submitted with no items marked to add.
    • Fixed a bug (#13829) where snippets could be saved with spaces in the snippet name.
    • Fixed a bug (#13890) where comment_url_title_auto_path and comment_entry_id_auto_path variables produced malformed links when used inside the comment entries tag.
    • Fixed a bug (#13506) where the showToolBar link on the publish page rendered incorrectly in Internet Explorer.
    • Fixed a bug (#13691) where the number of URI segments entered in the Pages URI input on the publish page allowed for an unlimited number of URI Segments.
    • Fixed a bug (#13682) where category management permissions for non-super administrators were inconsistent.
    • Fixed a bug (#13685) where a few special characters were being removed from entry titles in the edit entry form.
    • Fixed a bug (#13497) where some modal confirmation dialogs were not displaying in IE8.
    • Fixed a bug (#13498) where Bookmarklets were not inserting the title and content into the publish form.
    • Fixed a bug (#13071) with HTML formatting buttons where the shortcut keys (Ctrl+key) were not working.
    • Fixed a bug (#13384) where the filtering menus for statuses and fields in the MetaWeblog API weren’t working.
    • Fixed a bug (#13655) with multi-site member login.
    • Fixed a bug (#13611) which could result in a PHP error from a Required Entry 404 redirect in edge cases.
    • Fixed a bug (#13503) where deleting tabs from the publish layout could cause kept tabs to be mislabeled.
    • Fixed a bug (#13585) where the Wiki would not accept uploads if the allowed types was set to “Images only”
    • Fixed a bug (#13618) where a JavaScript error was preventing the saving of template Access settings. (hotfixed on August 17th)
    • Fixed a bug (#13613) which would result in a MySQL error when Session ID based sessions in the control panel expired.
    • Fixed a bug (#13575) where the CP search was looking in the wrong location for language keys.
    • Fixed a bug (#13518) where using multiple {categories} tags with different limit= parameters inside the same entries tag would misbehave.
    • Fixed a bug (#13598) where a redundant Upload language file was preventing translation of Upload error messages.
    • Fixed a bug (#13201) where beta installations did not have their user guide URL updated to the new location at ExpressionEngine.com
    • Fixed a bug (#13363) where {page_url} variables were not respecting the “Force Query Strings” setting.
    • Fixed a bug (#13465) where the ‘Open’ status was available in the Multi-Entry Editor in cases where no status group was assigned to the entry.
    • Fixed a bug (#13924) where the file field’s file type restriction was ignored.
    • Fixed a bug (#13995) in the Channel Module where an improper segment could be used as the category url title.
    • Fixed a bug (#13977) where the display of the default statuses was inconsistent.
    • Fixed a bug (#14012) in the Channel Entries tag where the allow_comments conditional ignored the channel permissions.
    • Fixed a bug (#13309) on the Publish page where file fields could lose the correct file directory when form validation failed.
    • Fixed a bug (#14046) in the Template Edit page where clicking the View Revision History button without selecting a revision would take you to a user error page.
    • Fixed a bug (#13636) in the Channel Entries tag where pagination did not work correctly with date indicators in the URL.
    • Fixed a bug (#14032) where you could not save a custom layout for member groups with edit only permissions.
    • Fixed a bug (#13948) in the Channel Entries tag where formatted dates could be displayed using the wrong date field under certain naming conventions.
    • Fixed a bug (#13986) where a language variable was not properly parsed in the member module.
    • Fixed a bug (#13975) where a display error occurred in modal dialogues on the file edit page.
    • Fixed a bug (#14026) where entry pagination on the content edit page in the corporate theme was not functional.
    • Fixed a bug (#14016) where the first and last link pagination text was not able to be translated.
    • Fixed a bug (#14198) where the browse button was missing when a publisher clicks on Add File.

Version 2.1.0

Release Date: July 12, 2010

Build 20100810 (additional changes and fixes)

  • Fixed a potential security issue in build 20100805 where in certain circumstances guest users might be incorrectly recognized as an authentic member.
  • Fixed a bug (#13516) where the language translation utility failed due to new language file naming scheme created in the last build.
  • Fixed a bug (#13517) where the deprecated gallery modules language file was still present.

Build 20100805 (additional changes and fixes)

  • Added the ability to localize custom tabs on the Publish page.
  • Changed default installation value for Database Caching to be ‘off’.
  • Changed File Manager Modal to use jQuery Tools Overlay instead of FancyBox.
  • Renamed all language files to match the CodeIgniter naming conventions.
  • Temporarily disabled db caching for all installations until all db caching issues are resolved.
  • Fixed a bug where the correct field format was not selected on edit for custom category fields.
  • Fixed a bug where reverse related entries did not always sort properly when field names were duplicated across sites.
  • Fixed visual bugs (#13294) in the corporate theme control panel.
  • Fixed various bugs (#13150, #13160, #13329) where entry dates were changing into the future on edit.
  • Fixed a bug (#13300 and #13230) where Publish tabs did not work properly when the tab name was more than one word long.
  • Fixed a bug (#13258) where CodeIgniter language files could not be localized consistently.
  • Fixed a bug (#13281) where the upload button magic markup was not working on text input fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#13213) where glossary items could not be selected if formatting buttons were disabled.
  • Fixed a bug (#13301) where Snippets could not be named using only a number.
  • Fixed a bug (#13308) where caches were not cleared after editing a user defined global variable.
  • Fixed a bug (#13139) where members with access to the control panel could erroneously be denied access to control panel action requests.
  • Fixed a bug (#13354) in the Tab Manager where tabs did not always sort correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#13347) in the Channel Entries tag where setting show_pages=”no” would result in no entries returned when no pages had been created.
  • Fixed a bug (#13386) where only a single category could be assigned to a channel during channel creation.
  • Fixed a bug (#12967) where the Moblog settings did not always properly reflect the selected Upload Directory.
  • Fixed a bug (#13434) in Communicate where batched emails sent to Mailing Lists could result in PHP errors and an incorrect message text.
  • Fixed a bug (#13262) where a fatal PHP error occurred when updating a Custom Field Group Name.
  • Fixed a bug (#13285) where a PHP error occurred on the advanced search page if categories were specified as a search parameter.
  • Fixed a bug (#13259) where a language key for the word ‘or’ was missing.
  • Fixed a bug (#13224) where an image 404 occurred when viewing a members edit avatar page as a super admin when the member had not chosen an avatar.
  • Fixed a bug (#13379) where an undefined variable error occurred on the search results page.
  • Fixed a bug (#13174) where some form validation error messages were not ID10N compatible.
  • Fixed a bug (#13401) where field instructions where not hidden when a field was.
  • Fixed a bug (#13383) where no error message was displayed when a file to translate is not writable.
  • Fixed a bug (#13156) where img width/height attributes could create broken image links in the Typography class.
  • Fixed a bug (#13249) where some stats would not update due to overly aggressive database caching.
  • Fixed a bug (#13436) where a display error occurred in the Pages Module control panel.
  • Fixed a bug (#13444) where a display error occurred on the Edit Profile screen when custom member profile fields were present.
  • Fixed a bug (#13467) where a zIndex error made the file manager hidden if the publish write mode overlay was in use.
  • Fixed a bug (#13464) where long filenames in the Publish File Browser were cutoff.
  • Fixed a bug (#13472) where long paths to the template directory would be cut off in global template preferences.

Build 20100720 (additional changes and fixes)

  • Fixed a bug where the installer produced a javascript error with a renamed index file.
  • Fixed a bug where a language key was missing in the admin_content language file.
  • Fixed a bug where deleting a field group did not remove relationships to or from those fields.
  • Fixed a bug where emails were sent using the CodeIgniter instead of ExpressionEngine as the user agent.
  • Fixed a bug where the show template revisions links were present even when template revision were disabled.
  • Fixed bugs (#13135, #13125) where the system directory constant was incorrectly set when installing with a renamed system directory.
  • Fixed a bug (#13128) where some sites would show a PHP error on the channel preferences page.
  • Fixed a bug (#13161) where the file manager sidebar could not be hidden.
  • Fixed a bug (#13150) where channel entry dates were not localized correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#13185) where the upload field of the stand-alone entry form did not work in some browsers.
  • Fixed a bug (#13106) where Channel pagination rendered an incorrect value for {total_pages} when on the first page of results.
  • Fixed a bug (#13140) where caches were not being cleared when editing Snippets.
  • Fixed a bug (#13129) where uninstalling the Comment Module could cause a PHP error when custom layouts exist.
  • Fixed a bug (#13116) where stray fields were left in the database when custom fields were deleted.
  • Fixed a bug (#13176) where duplicate templates could be created when saving templates as text files and using SQL caching.
  • Fixed a bug (#13234) in the Wiki Moduel where a PHP error could occur when pagination was needed.
  • Fixed a bug (#13170) where the installed fieldtype array inconsistently defined paths for first party fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#13109) where the jQuery Module incorrectly referenced jQuery UI files.
  • Fixed a bug (#13151) where a MySQL error could occur on the content_edit page.
  • Fixed a bug (#13163) where z-index of the publish page file browser was less than the write mode modal window.
  • Fixed a bug (#13184) where the Moblog Module would not properly create an entry.
  • Fixed a bug (#13203) where a language key was duplicated in the content language file.

Build 20100712 (initial release)

  • PHP 4 support is deprecated.
  • Updated jQuery to 1.4 and various javascript plugins to their latest versions.
  • Added site name to ‘from’ email in Simple Commerce emails. (#12466)
  • Added additional checks on saved layouts for the publish page to ensure proper formatting (see bug #12859).
  • Added a warning if custom field names were greater than 32 characters, as MySQL would silently truncate the string. (#12920)
  • Added an additional check on the site pages data to prevent possible PHP errors that could occur due to malformed data (see #12351).
  • Added checks for duplicate records in the exp_category_posts, exp_upload_no_access and exp_message_folders tables to the 2.0 updater.
  • Added two variables to the Simple Commerce Module ($debug_incoming_ipn, $debug_email_address) to allow debugging of the incoming IPN data.
  • Refined file manager UI that was causing unexpected behavior.(#12212)
  • Refined clickable target area for expand/collapse buttons on the publish page (#12324).
  • Altered database caching to occur per site in order to prevent conflicts in MSM.
  • Altered the exp_wiki_page table to use an empty string as the default page namespace.
  • Removed deprecated Display Class.
  • Removed Categories library, Api_channel_categories should be used.
  • Removed the Thickbox jQuery plugin. Use the jQuery tools overlay instead.
  • Removed reference to the Template Library on the Create New Template page.
  • Fixed various bugs (#12587, #11246, #11930) related to quirky functionality of the html image buttons.
  • Fixed various bugs (#12504, #12396) related to the display of the control panel’s pagination numbers.
  • Fixed various bugs (#11256, #12393, #12256) where custom date fields did not respect a users localization settings consistently.
  • Fixed a bug where database caches were not always properly cleared.
  • Fixed a bug where frontend member logout did not work correctly across all browsers.
  • Fixed a bug in the installer/updater where an error message could trigger a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug where autosaved entry data did not always load properly in the Publish form.
  • Fixed a bug where parsing nested arrays with identical keys would sometimes result in stray unparsed tags.
  • Fixed a bug on the Content Edit page where the search filter did not work properly for custom date ranges.
  • Fixed a bug where a MySQL error could occur when deleting a channel and the Comment Module is not installed.
  • Fixed a bug on the channel preferences page, where having no assigned category groups could result in a php error.
  • Fixed a bug in Channel Administration where a MySQL error could result when no category group was assigned to the channel.
  • Fixed a bug where deleting a channel could result in a PHP error resulting in stray records in the exp_relationships table.
  • Fixed a bug where the CI Profiler would be output on “JavaScript” type templates, breaking JS when viewing the front end of the site with debugging on.
  • Fixed a bug in the Wiki where filesnames greater than 60 characters were allowed to be uploaded, resulting in missing files once the names were truncated for the database.
  • Fixed a bug (#12977) where a PHP error occurred on the IP To Nation Ban Country page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12457) where invalid tags in commented out code triggered template warning.
  • Fixed a bug (#12834) where load_package_css() and load_package_js() did not work in a module’s constructor.
  • Fixed a bug (#12507) where the url title prefix was not honored by the publish page javascript.
  • Fixed a bug (#12374) where file fields were not saved correctly in the standalone entry form.
  • Fixed a bug (#12385) where upload directory formatting properties were not included when using the publish page filebrowser.
  • Fixed a bug (#12883) where field settings were not available to fieldtypes in the replace_tag method.
  • Fixed a bug (#12948) where entry comments were not removed if their parent entry was deleted.
  • Fixed a bug (#12808) where third party tabs did not have access to their package resources.
  • Fixed a bug (#12630) where empty category groups could not be edited from the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12013) where tag parameters were not passed to the fieldtype correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#12731) where logged in members without upload privileges were not able to view uploaded Wiki images.
  • Fixed a bug (#12884) where smilies could be parsed inside <pre> and <code> tags.
  • Fixed a bug (#12267) in the Wiki Module where there were unparsed tags when editing a revision.
  • Fixed a bug (#12010) where the show_pages=”only” parameter was ignored when no pages exist.
  • Fixed a bug (#12375) where a new entry always had DST set to ‘no’.
  • Fixed a bug (#12345) where the Pages tab display on the Publish page was not dependent on the module being installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#12373) in the Channel Module where custom category field conditionals did not work in the Channel Entries tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#12368) where the Channel Module’s heading tags were not always consistent with their corresponding entry dates.
  • Fixed a bug (#12505) where custom field conditionals in the Channel Module’s Category Heading tag did not work properly.
  • Fixed a bug (#12178) where folder permissions were incorrect for expressionengine_info and ee_version cache folders.
  • Fixed a bug (#12229) in the Channel Module where the require_entry parameter could erroneously result in no results being found when both the entry_id and pagination indicators were in the URL.
  • Fixed a bug (#12706) where unset custom profile field variables were not parsed in the custom_profile_data tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#12722) in the Search and Replace Tool where the list of custom fields by group was incorrect.
  • Fixed a bug (#12704) where checkbox type custom fields that were pre- populated had an empty field placeholder option added.
  • Fixed a bug (#12588) where non-member module conditionals were stripped from the public_html template before being parsed.
  • Fixed a bug (#12663) where the View Template Revisions dropdown did not work in all browsers by adding a submit button.
  • Fixed a bug (#12733) where the {week_date} variable was not parsed in the channel entries tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#12736) where the Multi Entry Editor never showed ‘Allow Comments’ and ‘Make Entry Sticky’ to show as checked.
  • Fixed a bug (#12559) in the channel entries tag where member variables were not parsed if left NULL.
  • Fixed a bug (#12767) where permitted channels were not present in the channel dropdown on the Publish/Edit pages.
  • Fixed a bug (#12428) in the Metaweblog API Module where the custom field select options did not properly reflect the chosen channel.
  • Fixed a bug (#12601) where the Date Range selection on the Content Edit page was unclear.
  • Fixed a bug (#12383) where deleting a tab in a saved layout could result in a custom field being erroneously dropped from the layout in certain browsers.
  • Fixed a bug (#12797) in the Next/Previous Entry Linking where a PHP error could when the categories parameter was specified.
  • Fixed a bug where Database SQL Query Caching was never enabled, regardless of the setting.
  • Fixed a bug where edited images could not always be saved on Windows servers.
  • Fixed a bug (#12878) where the Simple Commerce Module erroneously required that the Purchase Identification Number (TXN ID) be numeric.
  • Fixed a bug (#12351) in the Pages Module where a PHP error could occur on the module configuration page when channels existed but no template groups had been created.
  • Fixed a bug where the Daylight Savings Time setting in the Control Panel always shows as ‘yes’ regardless of the individual’s setting.
  • Fixed a bug (#12788) where autosaved publish data for file fields could have the wrong file upload folder associated with the image.
  • Fixed a bug (#12436) where Forum Administrators were allowed to edit and delete posts by Superadmins.
  • Fixed a bug (#12730) in the custom layouts where you could not re-add a tab that had been deleted without saving the layout first.
  • Fixed a bug (#9540) where MySQL column data types were not altered when selecting a Numeric or Integer text field.
  • Fixed a bug (#12348) where MySQL data types were not consistently altered in the creation/edit of member custom fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#12372) where a limit of 0 on a Channel Entries tag would produce a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12406) where the maxlength input attribute did not properly appear on custom member profile text inputs.
  • Fixed a bug (#12449) where a typographical error caused a PHP error on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12456) where a language key was missing on the illegal_characters fatal error when category groups are created.
  • Fixed a bug (#12474) where members without access to Fieldtypes would still have a navigation option for fieldtypes.
  • Fixed a bug (#12562) where a fatal PHP error was encountered when attempting to load the Blogger API module.
  • Fixed a bug (#12526) where a PHP error could occur on a Stand-Alone Entry Form submission.
  • Fixed a bug (#12626) where when installing a module, the success message would link to module control panels that did not exist.
  • Fixed a bug (#12510) where third party modules could not load models in uninstall methods in the upd file.
  • Fixed a bug (#12617) where a display error occurred on the CP Search Results page in the Default & Fruit Themes.
  • Fixed a bug (#12468) where a fatal error occurred on the mobile theme publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12558) where a PHP error occurred when using template caching.
  • Fixed a bug (#12687) where a default value was not selected on the clear caches page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12629) where deleting a custom field group would not remove all field columns in the channel_data table.
  • Fixed a bug (#12346) where CSS template calls would count towards throttling checks.
  • Fixed a bug (#12718) where XSS Checks on image uploads would produce a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12734) where a MySQL error would occur when using the search and replace tool.
  • Fixed a bug (#12453) where the comment expiration date field would display on the publish page when commenting was disabled for the channel.
  • Fixed a bug (#12367) where ExpressionEngine.com could not be pinged on entry submission.
  • Fixed a bug (#12765) where a spelling error occurred on the custom field pages.
  • Fixed a bug (#12644) where CP textareas displayed with serif fonts.
  • Fixed a bug (#12693) where [img] tags were malforming urls with spaces in the file names.
  • Fixed a bug (#12777) where the dialog ‘close’ button would produce a javascript error on the add author dialog.
  • Fixed a bug (#9417) where hidden templates are not a lower opacity in the template manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#12467) where a display error could occur upon prefs submission in the Simple Commerce Module.
  • Fixed a bug (#12509) where a PHP error could occur when Automatically Convert High ASCII Text to Entities is set to ‘yes’.
  • Fixed a bug (#12519) where a PHP error would occur when the publish page admin toolbar is exposed and the entry autosaves.
  • Fixed a bug (#12393) where date fields would populate with incorrect dates when using autosaved data.
  • Fixed a bug (#12746) where setting the form class & id on the Comment Form did not properly function.
  • Fixed a bug (#12478) where a thumbnail was missing from the front page of the publish page file manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#12408) where case sensitive databases would not properly look up Stand Alone Entry Form action ids.
  • Fixed a bug (#12837) where member imports could fail due to max username/password fields not being consistent with database settings.
  • Fixed a bug (#12830) where a super administrator is improperly redirected following editing a members email settings.
  • Fixed a bug (#12829) where the admin_content language file was not loaded prior to checking for illegal characters in field group names.
  • Fixed a bug (#12819) where an incorrect language variable was used when a member does not have permission to view the email cache.
  • Fixed a bug (#12789) where a PHP error would occur sending emails from the communicate tool to member groups not allowed to be in mailing lists.
  • Fixed a bug (#12828) where the number of emails sent in the communicate tab would be incorrect.
  • Fixed a bug (#11152) where the File Manager rotate function would fail.
  • Fixed a bug (#12816) where the publish page file manager would be hidden if opened while in write mode.
  • Fixed a bug (#12018) where a malformed ExpressionEngine tag inside an entry would cause an error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12926) where the forgot password form had a maxlength of 32 characters. Increased to 80.
  • Fixed a bug (#12622) where a MySQL error would occur when editing an entry with autosaved data after making changes to fieldtypes.
  • Fixed a bug (#12831) where the ‘edit categories’ link was present on the publish page to member groups who do not have permission to edit categories.
  • Fixed a bug (#12909) where moblog check would result in ‘unathorized_for_this_channel’ errors.

Version 2.0.2 Public Beta

Release Date: April 15, 2010

Build 20100430 (additional changes and fixes)

  • Removed _to_be_replaced/lib.upload.php.
  • Removed system/expressionengine/config/CI_mimes.php file.
  • Deprecated _to_be_replaced/lib.image_lib.php.
  • Added post_save_settings() method to the Fieldtype Api.
  • Added the ability to define multiple parsing functions in fieldtypes.
  • Applied the user selected date formatting to the jquery date picker.
  • Made the PATH_THIRD constant available in the installer.
  • Modified the File Manager to no longer display sub folders.
  • Changed the category delete confirmation text to be less confusing (#12166).
  • Modified show_error() to be ajax aware, it will now only return the error message.
  • Optimized the Channel module’s parsing of reverse related entries to reduce memory consumption.
  • Altered error message behavior when a user attempts to post in a channel they are not authorized for. (#12164)
  • Fixed a bug on the field edit page, where save_settings() did not receive the documented parameter data.
  • Fixed a bug in the Template Preferences Manager where a PHP error could result when saving templates as files was not allowed.
  • Fixed a bug in the File Manager where sorting by file size was not working correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#12179, #12201) where the reported APP_VER constant was formatted incorrectly on new installations.
  • Fixed a bug (#12168) where the entry date was localized twice when repopulating the field on edit.
  • Fixed a bug (#12234) where users needed access to the category admin pages to edit categories from the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12216) where PHP errors could occur after submitting the Stand Alone Entry Form.
  • Fixed a bug (#12151) where XML-RPC responses could result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12163) where frontend member registration did not default to the proper localization settings.
  • Fixed a bug (#12186) where Pages with no trailing slash were not shown on the frontend.
  • Fixed a bug (#12204) where deleting an entry with no assigned group, or an assigned group but no fields, resulted in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12213) where installing/uninstalling the Comments module did not properly sync the comment fields on the publish page to saved layouts.
  • Fixed a bug (#12176) with saved publish layouts where two publish tabs with the same name could accidentally be created when adding fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#12181) in the template manager where access restriction settings did not always show the correct selected state.
  • Fixed a bug (#12260) where the member search filter did not always function properly and added a default ‘All’ filter.
  • Fixed a bug (#12253) where the Simple Commerce module did not send Administrator emails properly.
  • Fixed a bug (#12332) on the Content Edit page where the category and status dropdowns did not change in concert with the channel selection.
  • Fixed a bug (#12207) where a database error could occur when visiting HTML Buttons in My Account.
  • Fixed a bug (#12199) where the ‘new_version_notice’ language variable in lang.homepage.php has \n in a single quoted string.
  • Fixed a bug (#12177) where adding default HTML button redirects to File Upload Preferences.
  • Fixed a bug (#12228) where a MySQL error would occur when changing a Screen Name in My Account when the Comment Module was not installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#12230) where the Fieldtypes page had incorrect bread crumb navigation.
  • Fixed a bug (#12255) where Logs incorrectly displayed minutes as the month.
  • Fixed a bug (#12276) where a javascript error on the advanced search form prevented the category multi-selects from changing.
  • Fixed a bug (#12284) where Simple Commerce settings would not properly save or update.
  • Fixed a bug (#12296) where a language key was missing in when publish ping errors occurred.
  • Fixed a bug (#12124) where conditionals in member templates result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12318) where a MySQL error would occur when updating member profiles if the comments module was not installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#12309) where a PHP error would occur on the edit ignore list member page when accept messages was off.
  • Fixed a bug (#11244) where the Stand Alone Entry Form’s file upload was not functional.

Build 20100415 (initial release)

  • Developers: Added form_class and form_id class properties to the Template Library.
  • Developers: Added original redirect location to the entry_submission_redirect hook. (#11919)
  • Added additional results to control panel search. (#11448)
  • Added error checking when loading module tab files. (#11664)
  • Added default custom field settings to the Agile Records Installer.
  • Added ability to edit the email subject in Control Panel generated emails. (#11540)
  • Added the channel_entries_query_result and channel_entries_row hooks to the channel module.
  • Added form class and id parameters to contact, tell-a-friend, simple and advanced search, stand alone entry form, comment, mailing list forms.
  • Added missing language keys on publish page.
  • Added a check for required fields when saving custom layouts for the publish page.
  • Added a {exp:pages:load_site_pages} tag to the Pages for use with the Multiple Site Manager.
  • Added a class variable to the xmlrpc library to increase consistency between the Metaweblog/Blogger modules and publishing using the control panel.
  • Added ‘Site Name’ $assign_to_config variable in index.php to assist in site setup under the Multiple Site Manager.
  • Updated IP to Nation module database, incrementing to v2.2.
  • Improved the blacklist IP check to be more specific in its matching.
  • Enhanced Password Lockout feature, improving protection against brute force attacks (hat tip to Jim at Transmodern Media)
  • Altered the email field in the member table to 72 characters, consistent with the RFC2822 recommended header line limit.
  • Deprecated the ‘Enable Image Resizing’ global channel configuration item. (#11861)
  • Removed unused cp_page_id variable from control panel controllers.
  • Removed new line characters from Encoded Email inline javascript. (#11991)
  • Removed the word “hell” from the captcha dictionary.
  • Removed the Publish Page Customization option for the channel adminstration area due to redundancy. This also resolved a bug where removing fields through the administration page could cause PHP errors when custom layouts were in use (#11523) and (#11513).
  • Changed behavior of the Control Panel Timeout reminder. (#11632)
  • Changed behavior in publish autosave so error messages did not continue to repeat when missing required fields. (#11881)
  • Fixed various bugs relating to editing categories from the publish screen (#10168, #11329, #10740).
  • Fixed a language variable (#11978) in the member module.
  • Fixed a request to a non-existent image in the file manager.
  • Fixed a php error in the 200 installer when 1.x templates were saved as files.
  • Fixed a rare bug in the conditional parser that could cause an T_CONSTANT_ENCAPSED_STRING error.
  • Fixed a number of bugs in the default date fields (#11797, #12013).
  • Fixed a number of related custom layout bugs that could result in PHP errors (#11512) or an inability to access fields (#11040).
  • Fixed a PHP Strict Standards Error in the index.php files.
  • Fixed a bug introduced in build 20100121 where under PHP4 using certain extension hooks would result in PHP errors.
  • Fixed a bug in the Simple Commerce Module where the default path to the encryption folder was incorrectly processed.
  • Fixed a bug on the publish page (#12066) where certain custom fields (selects, radios, checkboxes) would not properly show the selected value when it had special characters in it.
  • Fixed a bug where a message was not displayed when activating new members.
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP error resulted when unsubscribing from comment notification.
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP notice could occur with Checkbox Fieldtypes under certain conditions.
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP notice could occur on the extensions page if no extensions are loaded.
  • Fixed a bug where a language key was missing on the Member Profile Templates Design page.
  • Fixed a bug where a large number of members could cause content truncation on the publish page when logged in as a super administrator.
  • Fixed a bug where the Package Path was being improperly set for Accessories in some cases.
  • Fixed a bug where the homepage “create a page” link would be shown with the pages module uninstalled.
  • Fixed a bug where the Stand-Alone Entry Form’s DST option did not default based on the user’s DST setting.
  • Fixed a bug where the spellcheck/glossary/smiley/writemode buttons would show below a publish textarea when the field was collapsed.
  • Fixed a bug where relationship field types were not updated to channel nomenclature, which could lead to {REL...marker} output.
  • Fixed a bug where some publish form fields would not properly populate when loaded from autosaved data.
  • Fixed a bug where file modification time was not correctly read on Windows servers.
  • Fixed a bug where proper category privileges were not assigned when creating a new member group as a clone of the Super Admin member group.
  • Fixed a bug where date variables without formatting were not being output.
  • Fixed a bug (#11549) CSS Bugs on Member Preferences Page.
  • Fixed a bug (#12094) where Wiki moderation email links were incorrect.
  • Fixed a bug (#12111) where Wiki link creation did not always use the specified case.
  • Fixed a bug (#12121) where when editing a members HTML buttons as a super admin, the super admin users html buttons would be updated.
  • Fixed a bug (#12017) where deleting purchases in the Simple Commerce module resulted in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12123) where an empty parameter on channel:entries fixed_order would create a MySQL error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12062) where dynamic filtering on the Content Edit page would fail in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#9354) where image thumbnails were not remade following the editing of an original image.
  • Fixed a bug (#9080) where setting templates to not save as text files in the template preferences manager did not remove the corresponding text file.
  • Fixed a bug (#9611) where the 2.00 upgrade did not default to English when unable to retrieve the language setting from the 1.6 configuration settings.
  • Fixed a bug (#10518) where the create a new custom field page had a PHP error when channels existed that had no custom fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#12078) where 404 templates with embeds would not properly parse if redirected to from a channel entries tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#11115) where pre tags in “safe HTML” would not properly render.
  • Fixed a bug (#12036) where PHP errors would occur on the Accessories page when more than 4 Member Groups have access to the Control Panel.
  • Fixed a bug (#11439) where the ordering by add-on name in the Add-on main pages was inconsistent.
  • Fixed a bug (#11488) where the mailing list template editor’s email message field was encoded.
  • Fixed a bug (#11504) where saved layouts could have invalid characters added, breaking the layouts.
  • Fixed a bug (#11651) where the comment expiration setting in the channel preferences did not properly update existing entries when reset to zero.
  • Fixed a bug (#11660) where file field data was lost if form validation failed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11711) where the notify authors of comments option was missing from the channel preferences page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11718) where adding forums to some categories of a non- default board would fail.
  • Fixed a bug (#11732) where the live look link did not show on the content edit page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11772) where third party fields could erroneously be treated as core fields on entry submission, resulting in a MySQL error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11774) where an improper check for existing classes could cause a PHP error when submitting an entry.
  • Fixed a bug (#11789) where changing the default index page resulted in an undefined index error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11798) where the publish page autosave did not properly handle all fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#11985) where misssing language files did not always revert to using the default files instead of showing an error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11577) where sessions extension hooks that did not exist would trigger PHP errors while trying to parse the error message.
  • Fixed a bug (#11568) where the time format for Member XML Import would not change from “European format”.
  • Fixed a bug (#11527) where escaped characters were removed when saving templates as files, and php errors could occur.
  • Fixed a bug (#11594) where an incorrect page title was set when submitting the reset password form.
  • Fixed a bug (#11622) where the phrase search was not able to be translated in the sidebar.
  • Fixed a bug (#11570) where textareas on the publish page marked with right to left text did not allow right to left text.
  • Fixed a bug (#11634) where the Corporate Theme Simple Commerce Module, Add Item pages submit button rendered incorrectly.
  • Fixed a bug (#11630) where class collision caused errors when using the jQuery module.
  • Fixed a bug (#11680) where snippet names were not checked to ensure they were not reserved words.
  • Fixed a bug (#11730) where a MySQL error could occur when uploading a Private Message Attachment.
  • Fixed a bug (#11708) where a Fatal PHP Error was encountered when uploading a Private Message Attachment.
  • Fixed a bug (#12126) where a language key was missing in the Simple Commerce Module’s “Add Purchase” Page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11120) where member list pagination did not properly function.
  • Fixed a bug (#11435) where uninstalling a fieldtype resulted in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11831) where a PHP error occurred in the Search Module, Advanced Search.
  • Fixed a bug (#11830) where trailing slashes were inserted into URLs on the search module and {comment_url_title_auto_path} in the channel calendar.
  • Fixed a bug (#11792) where the addons language file was missing a language key for ‘fieldtype’.
  • Fixed a bug (#11515) where logout modals did not function properly in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#11866) where feed templates did display properly in template preferences dropdown on the template edit page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11810) where the autosave message could be confusing to an end user.
  • Fixed a bug (#11870) where changing a members password or username in the control panel could result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11199) where exported templates resulted in file dates in the past.
  • Fixed a bug (#11703) where an invalid field type would lead to a fatal PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11912) where the max-length setting on text input custom fields were ignored on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11936) where case sensitivity was forcing the renaming of a template group to fail form validation in some cases.
  • Fixed a bug (#11840) where checkbox fieldtypes would not properly update when an entry was edited.
  • Fixed a bug (#11655) where image uploading on the publish page would not convert file name to lowercase.
  • Fixed a bug (#11618) where index.php was hard-coded into the forgot password url, breaking the forgot password link if the system folder is installed above the web root.
  • Fixed a bug (#11702) where php errors could occur if all settings array variables were not passed to checkboxes and radio fieldtypes in third-party addons.
  • Fixed a bug (#11471) where no user selected when clicking member from “Blocked List”.
  • Fixed a bug (#11319) where alert notification icons were not rendering properly in WebKit browsers.
  • Fixed a bug (#11452) where the writemode button appeared even if turned off in the custom field preference.
  • Fixed a bug (#11475) where no_related_entries and no_reverse_related_entries conditionals with opening and ending tags on the same line were not properly parsed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11474) where action requests coming from module control panel files were not properly loaded, resulting in “The action you have requested is invalid.” errors.
  • Fixed a bug (#11502) where the PayPal IPN Link was not clickable, and linked to an old page on the PayPal website.
  • Fixed a bug (#11507|#11627) where selecting a template group to be the home page for a site did not deselect the previous site home page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11511) where Search Term Log linked to member has member_id instead of id.
  • Fixed a bug (#11522) where snippets could not be changed between all or a single site when running the Multiple Site Manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#11560) where setting the publish autosave interval to 0 would automatically reset the value to 60, or 1 minute.
  • Fixed a bug (#11901) where an unselected dropdown field could trigger a validation warning when not required.
  • Fixed a bug (#11945) where spaces were converted to underscores in custom publish page tabs.
  • Fixed a bug (#11956) where rendered source code on category archive tag did not have newlines in proper locations.
  • Fixed a bug (#11960) where member avatar, photo & signatures were not properly parsed using the member:custom_profile_data tags.
  • Fixed a bug (#11973) where a PHP Fatal Error could occur when using the jQuery module.
  • Fixed a bug (#11773) in the third party tabs where publish_tabs() was not always passed the correct arguments.
  • Fixed a bug (#11482) in the RSS module where the empty_feed conditional would not properly parse if the opening and ending tags were on the same line.
  • Fixed a bug (#12025) where an undefined constant PHP Error could exist on member pages.
  • Fixed a bug (#12064) where loading jQuery UI effects via the jQuery module would fail.
  • Fixed a bug (#11639) where deleting entries in the Metaweblog API Module would fail.
  • Fixed a bug (#12061) where an error in the jQuery UI CSS files would lead to invalid CSS.
  • Fixed a bug (#12070) where the path to ImageMagick binaries were not properly passed to the image libraries, producing an error when manipulating images.
  • Fixed a bug (#11566) where the publish page file browser did not correctly insert images into text inputs.
  • Fixed a bug (#12075) where sending empty arrays to $TMPL->parse_variables() would cause a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#12056) where the content edit page did not properly sort if the comment column was not shown.

Version 2.0.1 Public Beta

Release Date: January 21, 2010

Build 20100215 (additional changes and fixes)

  • Added a warning if the control panel session has timed out, allowing the user to log back in and prevent data loss (#11167).
  • Change to login procedure to redirect to page requested in the browser address bar upon successful login.
  • Changed Checkbox Fieldtype to allow for text format overrides on the publish page (#10578).
  • Fixed a bug (#10943) where the {weblog} tag was not replaced with {channel} in saved templates.
  • Fixed a bug (#10763) where the content edit page ignored channel access privileges.
  • Fixed a missing language key (#11062) and trimmed white space from emails on the new member registration form.
  • Fixed a bug (#11195) where a typographical error in the comments table name resulted in a MySQL error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11192) in custom member field editing where some fields did not reflect their correct saved state.
  • Fixed a bug (#11198) where the EE Info Accessory was not caching the current version and build number.
  • Fixed a bug (#11203) where snippets were not parsed in the Wiki Module themes.
  • Fixed a bug (#11190) where Custom Member Fields that were textareas did not have the correct CSS class applied in the control panel.
  • Fixed a missing language key in admin_content.
  • Changed wording in installer if the database configuration file is not writeable. (#11178)
  • Fixed a bug (#11196) where a PHP would occur in the Template Manager if no templates existed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11141) caused by a PHP 5.2.1 bug (#40705) where a PHP error would occur in the control panel if comments existed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11229) where a PHP error would occur when updating member Username/Password when the Discussion Forum is installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11216) where a MySQL error would occur when deleting a channel with the comments module not installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11212) where the EE Form Helper was not adding proper enctype and method attributes to file upload form declarations.
  • Fixed a bug (#11237) where legacy upload library more than once would lead to PHP errors.
  • Fixed a bug (#11225) where removing a publish page layout did not work.
  • Fixed a bug (#11171) where Upload Directory URL was not marked as required on the Preference Page.
  • Fixed a spelling error in the ExpressionEngine Info Accessory (#11241).
  • Fixed a bug (#11211) where there channel parameters custom_fields and member_data, used with related_categories_mode, did not always work.
  • Fixed a bug (#11032) where the moblog module would incorrectly munge all nested tags.
  • Fixed a bug (#11259) where the Add Author modal on the publish page would render incorrectly in Safari.
  • Fixed a bug (#11248) where reverse related entries only showed open status entries, regardless of the status parameter.
  • Fixed a bug (#11156) where if the username or password did not meet admin defined minimum length, a blank screen could occur when logging in.
  • Fixed a bug where the user was not redirected back to the login screen when changing their password in My Account.
  • Fixed a bug (#10192) where the File Manager’s Help link was a 404 error.
  • Fixed a bug (#9581) where if a Metaweblog API client did not send a status to ExpressionEngine, the default status of the post will be NULL.
  • Fixed a bug (#10698) where the sidebar show/hide animation caused the content to jump in non-webkit browsers.
  • Fixed a bug (#11272) where comments might not be shown when url_titles were identical across channels and the channel parameter was specified.
  • Fixed a bug (#10775) where the category dropdown was not properly populated on the edit page when there was a single category.
  • Fixed a bug (#11073) on the edit page ajax search when the server default charset is not UTF-8
  • Fixed a bug (#11283) where a PHP error would occur sending an email to a member group with an attachment.
  • Fixed a bug where a MySQL error would occur when updating a members email when the comments module is not installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#11285) where MSM Global Variables were not parsing correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#11217) where templates groups beginning with non-alpha numeric characters were permitted to be made via the template syncing tool.
  • Fixed a bug (#11117) where there was invalid HTML on the installer templates.
  • Fixed a bug (#11292) where populating a select dropdown from another field could result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11296) where renaming a newly created field group would sometimes trigger a MySQL error.
  • Fixed a bug (#10893) where a channel with no status group assignment would display all statuses when publishing an entry.
  • Fixed a bug (#11309) where an incorrect avatar folder path could result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11317) where the error icon on the login page was referencing a missing image.
  • Fixed a bug where the find and replace utility was not clickable.
  • Fixed a bug (#11323) where Control Panel Logs were displayed in Ascending Order.
  • Fixed a bug where external Control Panel Quick Links were not opening in new windows.
  • Fixed a bug (#11310) where the Pages Tab on the Publish Screen was not configurable in Channel Preferences.
  • Fixed a bug (#11207) where the Magpie plugin did not correctly handle the port of a redirect response.
  • Fixed a bug (#11333) where the path to jQuery UI css was incorrect under the Multiple Site Manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#11282) where Tools Logs lacked pagination.
  • Fixed a bug (#11324) where debugging code was present in the Accessory Installer.
  • Fixed a bug (#10792) where the revisions tab for entry versioning was not displayed.
  • Fixed a bug in the control panel where viewing subscriptions resulted in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#11348) where the template type for feed templates was not set correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#10868) where duplicate templates could be created when saving templates as text files.
  • Fixed a bug (#11350) where member profile conditionals were not properly parsing.
  • Fixed a bug (#11337) where the template preferences manager only opened the template select fields on click events.
  • Fixed a bug (#11321) where flashdata notifications with inline colors were not displayed in Firefox 3.6.
  • Fixed a bug (#11365) where access to the Pages Module on the CP Home Page was not respecting member group preferences.
  • Fixed a bug (#11336) where navigation tabs did not stay at an active state when hovering on dropdown in the Corporate Theme.
  • Fixed a bug (#11134) where some of the parsing helper methods did not prep all conditionals.
  • Fixed a bug (#11206) where the custom field edit page was not showing the field formatting option for some fields, and the setting was not sticking.
  • Fixed a bug (#11406) where the category editor was not limiting the available categories per site.
  • Fixed a bug (#11379) where a MySQL error would occur in the Stats Module.
  • Fixed a bug (#11400) where no page title was present after a user reset their password.
  • Fixed a bug (#11398) where total comments were set to 0 after recount stats was run.
  • Fixed a bug (#11234) where javascript errors in Internet Explorer rendered the Control Panel unusable
  • Fixed a bug (#11405) where Channel Management Publish Page Customizations would not accurately display on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#11246) where the file browser would not properly insert files when triggered from under the publish field.
  • Fixed a bug where the channel info tag’s {channel_encoding} tag was not properly replaced.
  • Fixed a bug (#10903) where links tags entered in the translation tool translated HTML Characters to Entities.
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP error could result when performing Recount Statistics when the Forum Module is installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#10979) where bad system paths in some config items could render the control panel unusable.
  • Fixed a bug (#11425) where when altering a members Photo or Avatar as a Super Administrator would redirect to the Super Admin’s profile page, not the profile of the user being edited.
  • Fixed a bug (#11307) where layouts save in Google Chrome did not order fields correctly.
  • Fixed a bug (#11429) where changing a template name did not update the template view link.
  • Fixed a bug (#9792) where the wiki was not consistently treating urls in a case insensitive manner.
  • Altered File Manager upload behavior to convert accented characters in filenames to ensure cross-browser support. (#10862)
  • Optimized javascript loading on template manager to mitigate flicker of the jQuery UI Accordion as the DOM loads. (#11427)
  • Fixed a bug (#10876) where file uploads on the publish page ignored the site thumbnail prefix.
  • Added conditional parsing for the total_pages variable inside {paginate} tags.
  • Developers: Deprecated layout functions in the cp library. Relocating to the Layout Library, but retained in the CP class for backwards compatibility.
  • Developers: Added tablesorter plugin to the global javascript, you no longer need to load it explicitly.
  • Developers: Added delete() and post_save() methods to the custom field api.

Build 20100121 (initial release)

  • Modified control panel notifications to be less intrusive.
  • Updated send_ajax_response to json encode arrays and correctly convert native data types to their javascript equivalents.
  • Added new ExpressionEngine version notice to CP Homepage.
  • Added template export feature in the Template Manager.
  • Renamed the ‘option_group’ fieldtype to ‘checkboxes’ for clarity.
  • Increased the allowed length for fieldtype names.
  • Removed help pages, which were deprecated in leu of per-page help links.
  • Updated Wiki Module Preferences styling.
  • Added missing styles to the memberlist page to bring it more in line with the styles of the default theme.
  • When using rotate or flip from the File Manager, manual submission is now disabled, and the tool ensures the form gets submitted.
  • Removed specialty templates that were leftovers from 1.x (#11128).
  • Changed system configuration variable method_trigger to function_trigger, consistent with CI.
  • Added additional XML validation into member import (per #9669).
  • Added a language key into communicate for “View Previously Sent Email” and “Add” in the Nav Menu (bug #10739).
  • Removed unneeded “files” tool from the admin sidebar of publish (#9985).
  • Reverted an earlier bugfix that was creating more problems than it fixed (“Fixed a bug with conditionals that would result in a PHP error when a variable used does not exist, but part of that variable’s name does, e.g. foo_bar is not a valid variable, but foo is.”)
  • Changed the behaviour of url_title to mimic EE1, where it will be automatically inserted if inserted blank for a new entry (#10889 | #10644).
  • Fixed some code that was incompatible with PHP4 in the Channel SAEF, Moblog, and MetaWeblog API modules. This also resolves an issue with these modules not working with the Trial version.
  • Added a language key into communicate for “View Previously Sent Email” and “Add” in the Nav Menu (bug #10739).
  • Removed unneeded “files” tool from the admin sidebar of publish (#9985).
  • Reverted an earlier bugfix that was creating more problems than it fixed:
    • Fixed a bug with conditionals that would result in a PHP error when a variable used does not exist, but part of that variable’s name does, e.g. foo_bar is not a valid variable, but foo is.
  • Changed the behavior of url_title to mimic EE1, where it will be automatically inserted if inserted blank for a new entry (#10889 | #10644).
  • Fixed some code that was incompatible with PHP4 in the Channel SAEF, Moblog, and MetaWeblog API modules. This also resolves an issue with these modules not working with the Trial version.
  • Fixed a bug where adding an HTML button would result in 404 error.
  • Fixed a bug in the XML Member Import where the default member group was option was being nullified.
  • Fixed a bug where if a member was moved to another group before completing self-activation, the self-activation process would still move them from Pending to Members
  • Fixed a bug where viewing subscriptions in My Account would result in a MySQL error if the comments module was not installed.
  • Fixed a bug where the Agile Records site theme’s email contact form used ‘email’ instead of ‘from’ for the ‘Your email’ field (about/contact template).
  • Fixed a bug where a PHP error could occur on the content edit page when no statuses existed.
  • Fixed a bug where PHP errors were present when adding an item in the Simple Commerce Module.
  • Fixed a bug preventing MetaWeblog API from being able to post new entries in some cases.
  • Fixed a bug in the XML-RPC library causing the MetaWeblog API to send empty fields as the word “Array” rather than an empty string.
  • Fixed a bug where the sticky parameter was being ignored in the channel entries tag.
  • Fixed a bug where the word weblog was not replaced with channel in Specialty Templates.
  • Fixed bugs (#10902, #11005) where some CSS rules where affecting translation keys unintentionally.
  • Fixed bugs (#10710 / #10215) where Learning EE Accessory contained broken links.
  • Fixed a bug (#10684) where pings sent when publishing could generate a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#10681) where non-images uploaded from the file custom field type could load broken thumbnail previews.
  • Fixed a bug (#10680) where the icon for “image” in the html button bar was missing in the corporate theme.
  • Fixed a bug (#10678) where deleting a member generated PHP errors if the comment module wasn’t installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#10654) where the themes folder was required to be set with permissions of 777 in order to update site preferences.
  • Fixed a bug (#10637) where viewing member subscriptions resulted in a PHP error when forum module was enabled.
  • Fixed a bug (#10652) where pages generated from the Pages module would trigger a 404 error.
  • Fixed a bug (#10162) where EE Info Accessory was not reporting the correct version/build of EE 2.0.
  • Fixed a bug (#10650) where simple search pagination would result in a MySQL error.
  • Fixed a bug (#10661) where custom category fields in the Category Heading tag would not correctly render.
  • Fixed a bug (#10665) where the mobile theme could be chosen as a CP Theme for the desktop.
  • Fixed a bug (#9808) where a link to the documentation was missing from the Template Preferences Manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#10239) where the Template Preferences Manager was not displaying correctly in all browsers.
  • Fixed a bug (#10704) where item edit in the Simple Commerce Module is not being properly displayed.
  • Fixed a bug (#10721) where editing a member profile as a Super Admin would not return the user to said profile upon form submission.
  • Fixed a bug (#10719) where publish tabs would render incorrectly for non-super admins.
  • Fixed a bug (#10725) where templates protected with HTTP Auth were not properly indicated in the Template Manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#10738) submitting the contact form triggered in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#10724) where thumbnails generated when uploading an image on the publish page had their dimensions over-ridden.
  • Fixed a bug (#10740) where members with only access to edit categories could not edit categories on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#10756) where clicking the “Create New Page” link on the homepage would not load.
  • Fixed a bug (#10749) where having comment images disabled could lead to a PHP error in certain situations.
  • Fixed a bug (#10748) where the Pages URI in the Pages Publish Tab would empty on focus when a valid Pages URI was present.
  • Fixed a bug (#10752) where updating field formatting options would not update for existing entries.
  • Fixed a bug (#10737) where the return link following sending an email did not contain a slash between index.php and the template group name.
  • Fixed a bug (#10735) where default textarea formatting options were not updated on the publish page when changed in the field preferences.
  • Fixed a bug (#10750) where comment deleting after dynamic filtering led to a 404 error.
  • Fixed a bug (#9546) where template names were allowed to contain slashes.
  • Fixed a bug (#9415) where multiple selections for user/administrator groups in the wiki preferences could not be made.
  • Fixed a bug (#9060) where a user with no channels assigned to the member group could not edit their HTML buttons.
  • Fixed a bug (#10789) where the name of the Template creator wasn’t saved correctly when creating new Templates.
  • Fixed a bug (#10787) where content in the no_results block could be truncated.
  • Fixed a bug (#10781) where the logged in Super Admin’s avatar would display for other members while viewing their profiles in My Account.
  • Fixed a bug (#10793) where a PHP error could occur in Member Registration.
  • Fixed a bug (#10772) to show a warning in the control panel if javascript is disabled.
  • Fixed a bug (#10791) where the sticky checkbox would not be properly checked when editing a sticky entry.
  • Fixed a bug (#10804) where a super admin was not redirected to a members profile in My Account when submitting an edit.
  • Fixed a bug (#9345) where templates saved as files were not synced with the database on a version update from 1.x to 2.x.
  • Fixed a bug (#9840) where the textarea resize handle could be hidden on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#10812) where file sizes were not sorted correctly by the Table Sorter in the File Manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#10828) where the path to the language directory was incorrectly pluralized.
  • Fixed a bug (#10819) where channel_info tags variables were not properly updated to 2.x nomenclature.
  • Fixed a bug (#10736) updated functions->remove_double_slashes and reduce_double_slashes (string helper) to properly remove duplicate leading slashes.
  • Fixed a bug (#10640) where html button reordering would fail at times.
  • Fixed a bug (#9673) where Recount Preferences page was missing.
  • Fixed a bug (#10514) display changes in the Corporate Theme template manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#9798) replaced delete text in channel manager with icon.
  • Fixed a bug (#10427) where there was an unclosed <div> tag on the Corporate Theme Add/Edit Custom Fields page.
  • Fixed a bug (#9648) where the item_id was incorrectly referenced in Simple Commerce subscriptions.
  • Fixed a bug (#9577) where _weblog was not properly converted to _channel by the update script.
  • Fixed a bug (#10858) where a more descriptive error message was added on the home page create template link if no template groups exist.
  • Fixed a bug (#10855) where deleting a channel entry could result in a MySQL error if the comments module was not installed.
  • Fixed a bug (#10848) where option dropdowns on custom profile field edit page were not set to correct option.
  • Fixed a bug (#10881) where member profile fields were not visible in profile pages.
  • Fixed a bug (#10851) where Session FlashData was not available on front end requests.
  • Fixed a bug (#10895) where the Stats tag could produce a MySQL error.
  • Fixed a bug (#10880) with a missing image in the jQuery UI theme for “Default”.
  • Fixed a bug (#10942) where the replyto parameter in the email module was ignored when using the recommended tag syntax.
  • Fixed a bug (#10936) where multiple instances of the same encoded email on a template would produce the same span id, thus breaking the javascript encoding.
  • Fixed a bug (#10591) where MySQL errors could be encountered when using the Recount Statistics Utility.
  • Fixed a bug (#10927) where CP Quick tab links could cause invalid session ids in the URL and log the user out.
  • Fixed a bug (#10857) where the search form was not searching in comments.
  • Fixed a bug (#10958) where selecting a number from a select field on the publish page always resulted in an ‘Invalid Selection’ message.
  • Fixed a bug (#10946) where the help link on Admin -> Database Settings was pointing to the incorrect documentation page.
  • Fixed a bug (#10951) where channel entries pagination could have malformed previous/next page URLs.
  • Fixed a bug (#10956) where query caching in the comments module was not properly stopped, thus producing malformed queries.
  • Fixed a bug (#10969) where there was a typo in the Simple Commerce Module control panel.
  • Fixed a bug (#10967) where images uploaded via the MetaWeblog API would be corrupted.
  • Fixed a bug (#10965), an SQL error that was preventing the editing of entries via the MetaWeblog API.
  • Fixed a bug (#10973) preventing custom field variable pairs from outputting correct content.
  • Fixed a bug (#10977) where the image editing options after uploading a file on the Publish page where misaligned.
  • Fixed a bug (#10760) where member groups could access upload directories they didn’t have permission to view in the File Manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#10984) where a fatal PHP error was present on the mobile theme plugin manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#10677) where custom HTML buttons can be inserted malformed.
  • Fixed a bug (#10983) where a incorrect avatar path could cause excessive memory usage.
  • Fixed a bug (#10952) where the channel parameter was ignored on the comments form tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#10978) where multiple Extensions using the same hook in PHP 5.3 would lose the ability to modify variables by reference.
  • Fixed a bug in CodeIgniter’s Table library where an associative array with only a single item would cause an “undefined offset” error. This was in response to an SQL error reported on member_data (#10907).
  • Fixed a bug (#11008) where Control Panel Quick Links where not functioning properly when linked to a page within the control panel.
  • Fixed a bug (#11024) where incorrect output could happen when there were empty lines in the Word Censoring configuration.
  • Fixed a bug (#9967) where File Browser pagination could appear twice under some situations.
  • Fixed a bug (#11041) where related_categories_mode was not properly parsing in channel:entries.
  • Fixed a bug (#10863) where certain combinations of member preferences resulted in PHP errors.
  • Fixed a bug (#11045) where no template icon was used for XML templates.
  • Fixed a bug (#9938) where the moblog spinner would stay displayed after the moblog posted due to php errors.
  • Fixed a bug (#9936) where category overrides were not properly working in the moblog module.
  • Fixed a bug (#10900) where the File Browser on the publish page did not reset itself to the first page of any paginated directory.
  • Fixed a bug (#11074) where writemode would not display if spellcheck was disabled.
  • Fixed a bug (#10871) where some member profile fields didn’t fit into the allotted page space.
  • Fixed a bug (#10950) where field group selection in the Metaweblog API module was broken.
  • Fixed a bug (#9937) where field overrides and the allow nontextareas hidden config in the Moblog Module were not functioning.
  • Fixed a bug where the comment count for an entry was not always properly recounted after deleting a member.
  • Fixed a bug (#11075) where text formatting was not available to select dropdown field types.
  • Fixed a bug (#9024) where 1.x quick tabs were not removed in the upgrade to 2.x.
  • Fixed a bug (#9046) where some elements were able to be clicked when the admin toolbar was expanded on the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#10645) where a blank url title could cause the entry date to be set to January 1, 1970.
  • Fixed a bug (#10998) where field formatting select option was displaying on relationship fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#10376) where “Not Authorized” error message on comment administration was being truncated.
  • Fixed a bug (#10814) Display error in the publish page image manager.
  • Fixed a bug (#9101) Autoresizing notepad was not working correctly in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#10608) where modal windows in Internet Explorer were not correctly rendering.
  • Fixed a bug (#9968) where javascript errors in Internet Explorer on the template edit page caused the accordion to not function properly.
  • Fixed a bug (#10874) where javascript errors on the Template Manager could make the page unusable in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug (#11143) where submission of the wiki update form when multiple wikis exist would return to the first wiki created.
  • Fixed a bug (#11155) where conditionals were not parsed in the channel info tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#10600) where pagination in file manager was not displayed.
  • Fixed a bug (#9504) in the member importer where custom member field data were not imported.
  • Fixed a bug (#9502) in the member importer where some of the confirmation page settings information was left blank.
  • Developers:
    • Added masked_url() method to the CP Library.
    • Added load_package_css() method to the CP Library.
    • Added $member_id to member_member_register extension hook.
    • Added a new field to the exp_modules table: has_publish_fields.
    • Added a fieldtype overview page to install, uninstall, and set global settings.
    • Added per field settings for showing smileys, spellcheck, etc., please see the Fieldtype documentation for details.

Version 2.0.0 Public Beta

Release Date: December 2, 2009

Build 20091211

  • Added default Member Profile Themes in the style of the CP theme “Default”.
  • Added a notification when an image is successfully edited via the Image Editor.
  • Added {switch=} variable to Member Profile Templates.
  • Changed the register member pages of Default, Fruit and Corporate themes so that error messages display more nicely.
  • Added button to access Snippets from the Template Manager
  • Updated IP to Nation module to 2.1 for a countries database update.
  • Modified Help menu item to always be the last top level nav item, after custom items.
  • Changed the language displayed on the submit button of “Create/Edit Upload Destination” to be more consistent with the rest of the control panel (bug #10566).
  • Fixed a bug (#10558) resulting in a PHP error on the Forums tab of the publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#10508) resulting in a PHP error when using the channel module under PHP 4.
  • Fixed a bug where Strict URLs option was not displayed on Global Template Preferences Page. Also moved language keys from admin to design language file.
  • Fixed bug where spellcheck did not work for the Forum body field on the control panel publish page.
  • Fixed bug where Write Mode did not work for the Forum body field on the control panel publish page.
  • Fixed a bug where prepopulating from another custom field would result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed a bug (#9328) where ajax requests returned the login form in their response text.
  • Fixed a bug (#10512) showed a flash of the notice text before moving it to the notification dropdown.
  • Fixed a bug (#9552) where flashdata sent to the publish page was not automatically displayed in a notification.
  • Fixed a bug (#10499) where custom field formatting options were not shown on edit.
  • Fixed a bug (#10550, #10609) where field formatting options showed for relationship and file fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#10568) where the RSS icon didn’t show in the template manager of the Fruit theme.
  • Fixed a bug (#10570) where a language file wasn’t loaded in Edit Channel Group Assignments.
  • Fixed bug (#10520) where tables did not have right borders.
  • Fixed bug (#10556) where white-space:nowrap being applied to tables forced the table out of the content area.
  • Fixed bug (#10543) where unauthorized access template and HTTP authentication settings were missing from the Template Manager and Editor, preventing either feature from working.
  • Fixed bug (#10571) where uploading an avatar could result in a PHP error.
  • Fixed bug (#10583) where changing custom fields into different types could result in a PHP error.
  • Ported a 1.6 bug fix (#9997) where anchor links processed by BBCode had http: appended.
  • Fixed bug (#10581) resulting in a PHP error in the Channel Calendar.
  • Fixed bug (#10442) where submitting a category with the same name as a category in another category group would incorrectly report that the name was taken.
  • Fixed a missing language key in category creation.
  • Fixed bug (#10581) resulting in a PHP error in the Channel Calendar.
  • Fixed bug (#10582) added RSS Autodiscovery link to Agile Records Theme.
  • Fixed a bug where Segment and Embed variables were not parsed in Snippets
  • Fixed a bug in the Template Debugging log where Snippets were being referred to as Path.php Globals.
  • Fixed a bug (#10593) resulting in a PHP error when using the corporate theme.
  • Fixed a bug (#10534) where default Category selection was not honoured.
  • Fixed a bug (#10580) where Smileys, Spellcheck, and Glossary would sometimes not be displayed with textarea custom fields.
  • Fixed a bug (#10585) where {weblog...} was listed as an acceptable variable in Email Notification Template editor.
  • Fixed a bug (#10496) improved performance of corner rounding in browsers that have native support for border-radius.
  • Fixed a bug (#9794) where the Template Editor tag validator would give an incorrect error message for module tags that do not have a closing tag.
  • Fixed a bug (#10599) where empty numeric fields always triggered a validation failure.
  • Fixed a bug (#9097) where toggling checkboxes required an extra click per cycle.
  • Fixed a bug (#10579) where “undefined” is inserted as the filename when uploading an image from the Publish page.
  • Fixed a bug (#10604) where the Help link for the Category Management area led to a 404 Not Found.
  • Provided a warning if no edit operation is selected when “Save Image” is chosen from the File Manager Image Editor (bug #9410).
  • Fixed bug (#10510) Error on edit page dynamic filtering if Comment module was disabled.
  • Fixed bug (#10430) Where comment expiration date was displayed on the publish page when the comment module was not installed.
  • Fixed bug (#9534) Table overflow on Default Ping Servers Administration Page.
  • Fixed a bug where the public Profile page would display a link to send a Private Message to a user who has Private Messages disabled.
  • Fixed a bug in Agile Records profile themes that was not utilizing the {if accept_email} and {if can_private_message} conditionals.
  • Fixed bug (#10503) which produced a PHP error on the publish page if forums were enabled.
  • Fixed a bug where if the last custom field rendered on the publish page was collapsed, all subsequent fields (categories, options, forums, etc.) would also start out collapsed.
  • Fixed a bug (#10601) where the theme folder path was not being validated before being accepted when the General Configuration, which could result in an unusable control panel.
  • Fixed a bug (#10599) on member profile pages that could result in many PHP error messages.
  • Fixed bug (#10616) where the unique_id being generated buy the Member Import Utility was incorrect.
  • Fixed a bug (#10520) where renaming a template with the inline preference editor would not rename the associated file.
  • Fixed Template Manager / Editor inline preference editor notifications to have proper error / success notifications.
  • Added validation for template renaming for uniqueness, reserved words, and attempts to rename the index template.
  • Fixed a bug where the wrong variable was being used to generate the “View Site” link in the CP main menu.
  • Fixed a bug (#9765) where visiting the logout url without a valid session would add logout entries to the cp log.
  • Fixed a bug (#10426) Field formatting change message showed on all field types.
  • Fixed a bug (#10632) where index.php $assign_to_config ‘template_group’ and ‘template’ were not being utilized.
  • Changed addon installer to set proper paths for packages when installed from the control panel.
  • As Channel preferences to hide various aspects of the Publish page are toggled in Channel Preferences, custom layouts will be altered to accommodate this.
  • Fixed bug (#10588) where a PHP error would appear on the categories page.
  • Display cleanup on the category custom fields page.
  • Disabled plugin feed and remote installation. Currently no 2.0 feed exists and 1.6 plugins are incompatible.
  • Fixed bug (#10634) where ImageMagick was misspelled.
  • Fixed bug (#10639) where the jQuery module was not outputting non- jQuery JavaScript from the correct location.
  • Fixed a bug where the Publish page would throw a warning if the Status menu was hidden via Channel Preferences.
  • Developers: added send_ajax_response() method to Output class.

Build 20091207

  • Changed the default field type when creating a new Custom Field to “text”.
  • Added missing Simple Commerce change log items to the 2.0.0 Public Beta change log.
  • Fixed a bug (#9649) where Simple Commerce subscriptions would be ended when the user cancelled the subscription, instead of only when the subscription ran out.
  • Fixed a bug where the search excerpt field for a channel was not updated if a custom field or group was deleted.
  • Fixed a bug where the exp_field_formatting table was not being pruned when a custom field group is deleted.
  • Fixed a bug (#10513) where ascii_to_entities() was undefined when viewing comments.
  • Fixed a bug (#10517) where clicking into the Pages URI field doesn’t make it go blank.
  • Fixed a bug (#10474) where selecting all files in the File Manager wasn’t restricted to the current upload location.
  • Fixed a bug (#10525) where emails selected for deletion in the Mailing List manager simply refreshed the page without deleting.
  • Fixed a bug (#10530) where some missing line breaks created odd layout/spacing on the Mailing List batch subscribe page.
  • Fixed an error in the Zip library that didn’t allow downloading on PHP 4 servers.
  • Fixed a language key in the profiler: “profiler_no_memory_usage” to “profiler_no_memory”.
  • Fixed a bug (#10521) where author could not be changed on a channel entry.
  • Fixed bug (#9206) - Updated language keys for Config File Editor for consistency.
  • Fixed a bug (#10516) Changed button colour in Template Editor syntax warning table.
  • Fixed a bug (#10518) where Custom Field groups without existing fields would error on PHP 4.
  • Fixed a bug (#10577) with a typo in a PHP variable when uploading an avatar
  • Removed some extraneous ‘locked’ language keys in the Members language file (lang.members.php, bug #10548).
  • Removed the duplicate language key “plain_text” from lang.admin.php as per bug #10509.

Build 20091204

  • Updated the forum version and build numbers as per bug #10423.
  • Fixed typo on php include() in upd.ip_to_nation.php.
  • Various visual refinements (#9357, #10468)
  • Added db_test.php and email_test.php into system/expressionengine/utilities to assist with diagnosing problems.
  • Changed the default sort order of Content ‣ Edit to be entry id, descending.
  • Added the ability to create new categories from the publish page as per bug (#10431).
  • Changed control panel JavaScript and CSS to send far-future expires headers on static resources when ExpressionEngine is configured to send HTTP Headers.
  • Fixed bug (#10382) Fixing dropdown on New Template Form next to “Duplicate an existing template” so it says focused after clicking.
  • Fixed bug (#9532) where the default field formatting setting was not being honored on the publish page.
  • Fixed bug (#10405) - removed extraneous development files from the templates directory.
  • Fixed bug (#10388) Forgot password email provided an incorrect URL to reset the password
  • Fixed bug (#10207 and #10241) Cleaned up display of module buttons in Corporate theme.
  • Fixed bug (#10410) add-ons/extensions_settings_custom.php view file missing in corporate theme.
  • Fixed bug (#10420) Fixed PHP Error when updating specialty templates.
  • Fixed bug (#10181) Front end login redirect did not include slash between index.php and the template group.
  • Fixed bug (#10205) where a link to global template preferences in synchronize templates pointed to the wrong page.
  • Fixed bug (#9347) where hiding a publish field in a non-active tab had no effect.
  • Fixed bug (#10180) where a required file field would always cause form validation to fail.
  • Fixed bug (#10435) Publishing failed if the pages module was installed, but no templates had been defined.
  • Fixed bug (#10229) Limiting text input fields to numeric or integer resulted in a PHP error.
  • Fixed bug (#10461) A typo in the snippets description.
  • Fixed bug (#9742) Creating a new template group while adding a channel forced the template group name to be lowercase.
  • Fixed bug (#9580) Some tags were causing invalid template warnings.
  • Fixed bug (#10469) Textarea fields were not respecting the “Textarea Rows” property.
  • Fixed bug (#10432) Smiley link showing up in control panel despite emotion module not being installed.
  • Fixed bug (#10157) Due to a bug in certain versions of PHP, the ExpressionEngine Info Accessory would display an SSL related PHP error.
  • Fixed bug (#10472) A country was not correctly added to the array when managing banned countries, resulting in a PHP error.
  • Fixed bug (#10476) where the CP theme was not properly refreshing the new theme when switched.
  • Fixed bug (#10482) the Content Edit page was sorting in a different initial order then page load, causing the entries to “jump”.
  • Fixed bug (#10483) where the docs link in the ExpressionEngine Info accessory pointed to 1.x documentation instead of 2.0 Public Beta documentation.
  • Fixed bug (#10484) Nested display configuration in pages module did not produce nested display of pages on the Pages module home page.
  • Fixed bug where {redirect=} variables were parsed in entries

Build 20091203

  • Fixed bug (#10164) Updating language text in installer that referenced Core Installations.
  • Fixed bug (#10179) Moved “Create New Custom Field” button to the right of the page to be more consistent with other pages.
  • Fixed bug (#10189) Resolved PHP Error in Fruit Theme Template Manager
  • Fixed bug (#10368) Resolved an error where clicking links in the News and Stats accessory would cause you to leave the page.
  • Fixed bug (#10378) Resolved an write mode would not close due to javascript error.
  • Fixed bug (#10184) Resolved an error where custom fields were not being added to the correct field group.
  • Fixed bug (#10333) PHP error in the custom profile data tag.
  • Fixed bug (#10342) Incorrect success message content in the mailing list editor.
  • Fixed bug (#10380) Fixed an error where a selected page would not re- populate when editing an entry.
  • Fixed bug (#10175) Resolved PHP error on global variables manager.
  • Changed home page ‘modify’ section links for pages module to link to the module’s home page
  • Fixed a bug with default accessory installation in the Trial version.
  • Fixed a bug where My Account area will produce an error in PHP4 environments.
  • Fixed a bug (#10367) where the default channel assignment in the channel options could be wrong when editing an entry.

Build 20091202 (initial release)

  • General changes
    • ExpressionEngine is now powered by CodeIgniter, the open source PHP framework from EllisLab, Inc.
    • “Weblogs” are now known as “Channels”
    • ExpressionEngine now runs fully (and only) on UTF-8.
    • Added Snippets, a new early- parsed type of global variable which can be reused throughout your templates and can include any dynamic information.
    • New custom field types: Multi-select, Checkbox, Radio, and Upload
    • Included jQuery and numerous plugins, themes, and UI effects as standard.
    • Added a jQuery module to simplify access to jQuery script files in your ExpressionEngine installation.
    • Added additional security measures to help alert you if unauthorized changes to your index.php file are made.
    • ExpressionEngine generated URLs are even prettier, no longer use a trailing slash.
    • Added the {absolute_results} variable to the Channel Entries tag.
    • Changed the behavior of the backspace parameter so that it no longer ignores whitespace.
    • Made “yes/no” tag parameters consistent.
    • ExpressionEngine Template Comments can now be used in Global Variables and Snippets.
    • Added CodeIgniter Output Profiler for improved debugging.
    • Changed system offline message to output 503 headers with a 1 hour retry time.
    • {assign_variable:} changed to {preload_replace:foo=”bar”} and documentation clarified.
    • The Simple Commerce Module now supports subscriptions and recurring payments
    • The Trackback module has been removed from ExpressionEngine. See the version update notes for details.
    • The Photo Gallery module has been removed from ExpressionEngine. See the version update notes for details.
  • Control Panel
    • General
      • Four impressive new Control Panel themes.
      • Completely redesigned navigation.
      • Improved UI, including new table filtering and sorting capabilities.
      • Added Accessories, a brand new control panel add-on type.
      • My Account sidebar gives quick access to personal settings.
      • Added context sensitive Help system.
    • Content
      • Publish page layout can be easily customized per Channel to fit your data entry needs, including adding your own tabs.
      • New Write Mode provides uncluttered full-browser writing environment.
      • Added autosave feature to publish page to prevent content loss while editing an entry due to closing a browser window / session timeouts, etc.
      • Improved text entry (tab preservation in textareas and Write Mode)
      • Improved HTML buttons utilizing MarkItUp
      • Added ability to add Authors without leaving the publish page.
      • Category selection now uses checkboxes for easier input
      • Added brand new File Manager
      • Ability to edit images with a visual editor directly in the control panel.
    • Design
      • Improved Template Manager, including drag and drop group ordering, and inline preference and access settings.
      • Member Profile templates, System Offline Templates, Email Notification templates, User Message templates, Wiki themes, and Forum themes are now all editable via the Template Editor.
      • Template Editor includes inline preference and access settings.
      • Improved code/markup entry in the Template Editor (tab preservation).
      • Added tag validator to Template Editor, alerts you when you’ve misspelled a tag or used a tag for a plugin or module that is not installed.
      • Added “create and edit” option when creating new templates.
      • Dramatically changed flat-file template system
        • When using this feature, templates and groups will be created automatically when you add them to the template folder
        • Template Editor will indicate whether the loaded template is sourced from a file or the database
        • Easy to use Synchronization Tool to keep your database and files in sync.
        • Files are now saved with the proper file extension, making syntax highlighting simpler in your favorite text/HTML/CSS editor.
      • Improved Template search allows for more complex searches for tags, HTML, scripts, etc.
      • New navigation menu allows you to access and edit any template directly from any page in the control panel.
    • Add-ons
      • Accessories can be restricted to a specific control panel page and/or to specific member groups.
      • Improved Plugin manager
      • Context sensitive Help extends to add-ons, including third- party add-ons.
    • Members
      • Reorganized navigation so all pages relevant to member administration are under a single top-level menu.
    • Admin
      • Greatly improved navigation and preference separation.
      • Added Config Editor allowing you to edit your config.php file directly in the control panel.
    • Tools
      • Moved Communicate, Utilities, Logs, and Data management tools to the “Tools” area.
      • Communicate page now allows file attachments with emails.
      • Improved Batch Email resuming after failure.
      • Recount Statistics utilities much more performance friendly and requires less user interaction.
  • Themes
    • Member Profile, Wiki, and Forum themes are easier to edit, using .html files instead of complex PHP theme files.
    • Member Profile pages are now parsed through the full template parser, allowing the use of any tags and variables you desire in your member profile themes.
    • Site themes are much easier to create and redistribute, following the same file structure as the new flat-file template system.
  • Installer
    • Brand new example site helps introduce and teach ExpressionEngine.
    • Ability to perform an “Empty Installation” - no channels, fields, templates, etc. - a pure blank slate to use as a starting point.
    • Can now pre-select modules to install while installing ExpressionEngine, including third party modules.
    • Improved validation of installation form.
    • Updater provides real-time progress status during upgrade.
    • Update script automatically converts old tags to the new syntax where necessary.
  • Development changes
    • Add-ons now come in packages, increasing flexibility and simplifying updates and maintenance.
    • Add-ons can have their own CodeIgniter libraries, models, config, javascript, view files, etc.
    • Single third party folder for all add-on types.
    • New control panel add-on type: Accessories.
    • New Custom Field API lets you create your own custom field types. Contact the development team for alpha documentation.
    • Added simple methods for tags to parse their template variables.
    • Added CP library which has many assistive methods and handles many things for you automatically.
    • Display class is deprecated!
    • CodeIgniter core increase ease and power of developing add-ons, with many helpful tools such as Active Record, a Table library, etc.
  • And much much more...
    • ExpressionEngine 2.0 was entirely refactored to run on CodeIgniter, and in doing so, many code improvements and architectural changes were made. Under the hood, there are too many changes to itemize!
  • ExpressionEngine 2.0 features a new set of default avatars. We’d like to gratefully acknowledge the following users for their wonderful contributions:

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