Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Joomla! 1.0.13 available

July 23rd, 2007 No comments


Among Joomla! 1.0.13 features, there are several low-risk security fixes and an improved password storage system.

The latter improvement will cause compatibility issues with some third party extensions, especially bridges. So, “because Joomla! 1.0.13 is a security release, it is important that you upgrade but we strongly recommend that you take extra precautions when performing this upgrade“.

For details on the improvements and for upgrading instructions, please read the release announcement.

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Lifetype 1.2.4 available

July 18th, 2007 No comments


Lifetype 1.2.4 is “focused mainly on fixing most of the issues reported since the last release but it also incorporates a few interesting features“.

First, a new check version button in the administration pages will check an RSS feed listing the latest LifeType version and report whether your version is up to date.

Second, the plugin center has been improved, with an additional link pointing to the wiki page describing the plugin operation and configuration. A plugin check version button is also available.

To learn more, please refer to the release announcement.

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Typo3 4.1.2 available

July 17th, 2007 No comments


Typo3 4.1.2 is a maintenance release that fixes a lot of issues concerning frontend rendering and backend (IRRE, Workspaces). It also improves the general code quality.

Full details can be found in the release announcement.

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PostNuke 0.8 RC1

July 17th, 2007 No comments


Today we announce the release of PostNuke 0.8 RC1, the Adam Baum release. This release candidate represents a feature complete PostNuke release, with a full upgrade process from .76x builds available. The 0.8 release is the culmination of years of hard work of many members of the development team, and RC1 shows just how close we are now nearing to a final release“.

But why Adam Baum? Adam Baum was the online pseudonym of Greg Allan, co-founder and lead developer of PostNuke. On June 16, 2002 Greg died in a motorcycle accident. It is in his memory that this landmark in the project’s history is dedicated.

For further information, please read the release announcement.

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Simple PHP Blog 0.5.0

July 15th, 2007 No comments

[Simple PHP Blog]

Simple PHP Blog 0.5.0 has been released on SourceForge. A couple of notes about the release:

1. You will need to edit all of your links (in the menu) so they will show properly. Edit them and click the visible checkbox. Click Save.

2. Most of the language files have not been updated. If you intend to update the translations, make sure to read the translation documentation that is on SourceForge.

For details, please read the release announcement.

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CMS Made Simple 1.1

July 14th, 2007 No comments

[CMS Made Simple]

CMS Made Simple 1.1 is “hopefully the last release before the 2.0 series of CMS Made Simple comes out.

Some major points of this release:
– TinyMCE is now the default editor for new installs
– Many improvements to reduce the chance of XSS attacks and SQL injections
– New versions of Smarty and ADOdb Lite

There have been many many additional under-the-scene improvements, most of them minor, but some significant. We recommend that you upgrade your CMS installations to 1.1 at your earliest convenience.

For additional details, please read the release announcement.

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PHP 4 end of life announcement

July 13th, 2007 No comments

The PHP development team has announced that support for PHP 4 will stop at the end of this year. After December 31, 2007 there will be no more releases of PHP 4, and critical security fixes will be made available until August 8, 2008.

So all PHP developers have the rest of this year to make sure their application can run on PHP 5.

For further details and documentation on migration from PHP 4 to PHP 5, please refer to the PHP News Archive.

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DotClear 2.0 beta 7

July 12th, 2007 No comments


A new beta of DotClear 2.0 has been released.

The resolution of the recently discovered security issue involved some changes in the plugin management. If you are a plugin developer, you’ll find the procedure to adapt your plugins in the DotClear documentation.

Releasing a fix to the same security issue for DotClear 1.2 will take a few more days; in the meantime, while in your administration pages, please avoid clicking on external links, and log out as soon as you finish your work.

For additional details on this beta, please read the release announcement.

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OpenCms 7.0.1 available

July 11th, 2007 No comments


Version 7.0.1 of OpenCms is available for download. This is a maintenance release which fixes a critical issue in 7.0.0 that made it impossible to apply permissions to resources outside the /system folder. A number of other issues reported by the OpenCms community since the release of 7.0.0 have also been fixed.

For additional information, please read the release announcement.

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Pligg beta 9.7

July 9th, 2007 No comments


Pligg beta 9.7 is another Pligg version which doesn’t contain any new features, only many bug fixes.

For details please refer to the release announcement in the Pligg forum Announcements section.

Categories: News