Update: WoltLab Suite 5.2.1

  • We have just released new versions of our products:

    • WoltLab Suite 5.2.1


    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.

    Performing System Updates

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

    Notable Changes

    The list below includes only significant changes, minor fixes or typos are generally left out.

    WoltLab Suite Blog

    • The search for items matching one or more tags could raise an error under certain circumstances.

    WoltLab Suite Calendar

    • The list of user events raised an exception if no user id was provided.
    • The year view incorrectly defaulted to 2019 rather than the current year.
    • Invalid date ranges will no longer cause an error in the event overlap check.
    • Repeated events were affected by an incorrect calculation of the end date.
    • The search for items matching one or more tags could raise an error under certain circumstances.

    WoltLab Suite Filebase

    • An incorrect number of purchased quantities was reported to customers of a file.
    • Approving a file attempted to remove non existent items in the moderation queue.
    • Rebuilding files and versions failed due to a pending query cursor.
    • The search for items matching one or more tags could raise an error under certain circumstances.

    WoltLab Suite Gallery

    • Albums did not use the new masonry layout.
    • The search for items matching one or more tags could raise an error under certain circumstances.

    WoltLab Suite Forum

    • Disallowing attachments for users caused an incorrect validation error.
    • The search for items matching one or more tags could raise an error under certain circumstances.

    WoltLab Suite Core

    • An implicit limit caused the list of received reactions to be cut off.
    • The link recognition in messages performed incorrect operations on the message.
    • Captions for media items used as article images did not support HTML.
    • The teaser image of articles had not been used on the article list.
    • Removed an unintentional gap after a user was mentioned in a message.
    • Improved the upgrade process from WoltLab Suite 3.1, all steps during the Core upgrade are now idempotent.
    • The owner group now has always access to all user groups as intended.
    • MySQL 8 suffered from a serious bug that caused incorrect reports of the key definitions. For MySQL 8 only, we'll now require MySQL 8.0.14 or newer.
    • The search for items matching one or more tags could raise an error under certain circumstances.

    Alexander Ebert
    Senior Developer WoltLab® GmbH