Patch Day 2016-06-01

  • We have just released new versions of our products:

    • Burning Board 4.1.11 (stability release)
    • WoltLab Blog 2.1.5 (stability release)
    • WoltLab Calendar 2.1.3 (stability release)
    • WoltLab Filebase 2.1.3 (stability release)
    • WoltLab Gallery 2.1.3 (stability release)
    • WoltLab Community Framework 2.1.11 (stability release)


    Stability releases (also known as "minor releases") aim to solve existing problems in the current version. Like every stability release, they do not introduce new features; It is strongly recommended to apply these updates.

  • Updating an existing installation (recommended)


    Open your Administration Control Panel and navigate to System > Packages > List Packages. Please click on the button Search for Updates located in the right corner above the package list.


    Updating an existing installation (alternative)


    Navigate to the Download list in our customer area, select the appropriate version and click the Download Update button. Open your Administration Control Panel and navigate to System > Packages > List Packages. Click on the tab Upload package and select the previously downloaded files and upload them one by one, the order does not matter.

  • Please be aware that the list below does not cover every single change, certain minor fixes (e.g. typos) are left unnoticed.



    These updates also include major improvements to the English translation, focusing on both consistency and general phrasing. We would like to take this opportunity to express our eternal gratitude towards @Smooey, @rafix73 and @Aethior for their outstanding support.



    Burning Board 4.1.11

    • Improved handling of attempted preview of non-existent posts/threads
    • Proper error message when trying to access modification log for non-existent threads

    WoltLab Blog 2.1.5

    • Resolved a few issues related to blog's dashboard box
    • Changing the language of a blog was inconsistent
    • Special user permissions for categories were not considered when computing access rights, leading to incorrect denial

    WoltLab Calendar 2.1.3

    • Download button for iCal export was broken
    • Improved handling of participation closing date being set past the year 2038

    Calendar Event Threads 2.1.3

    • Improved translation

    WoltLab Filebase 2.1.3

    • Fixed filter options on the list of unread files

    Filebase Support Threads 2.1.2

    • Improved Translation

    WoltLab Gallery 2.1.3

    • Album slideshow was sometimes switching to a different image
    • Loading image markers was sometimes done twice causing a superfluous extra query

    User Conversation System 2.1.6

    • Log actions, such as someone joined or left a conversation, we're shown at incorrect chronological positions
    • Removing a full quote did not properly work in some cases

    Importer 2.1.10

    • Invision Power Board 4
      [list]
    • Imported passwords were sometimes not recognized

    [*]phpBB 3.1

    • Importing avatars did not work in some cases
    • Import failed with PHP 7

    [*]Burning Board 4.x

    • Conversation attachments were missing after an import

    [/list]User Infraction System 2.1.2

    • It was not possible to issue a new warning if a previous warning was revoked

    Legal Notice 2.1.1

    • Improved translation

    Moderated User Groups 2.1.4

    • Improved translation

    WoltLab Community Framework 2.1.11

    • Added a missing index for 3rd party authentication data
    • ReCAPTCHA dimensions were too small for non-JavaScript fallback
    • Redactor (WYSIWYG editor)
      [list]
    • Various improvements to smiley insertions
    • Improved quote editing tooltip to include an option to remove a quote
    • Lists inside quotes were sometimes crippled, leaving items without a parent list element

    [*]Uploading a style preview image did not properly check for broken images
    [*]Improved recognition of the time parameter for YouTube links
    [*]Attachments inside links were not rendered
    [/list]