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Patch #2 Released for V2.5.0

November 22, 2019 Tags: patch, release, bugs

NOTE: DO NOT INSTALL THIS PATCH ON A SERVER RUNNING PHP v5.5.x!!! Your web site will no longer run! PHP versions older than v5.6 are very obsolete and we do not support them. The next version may also remove support for PHP v5.6 and v7.0 since they are considered obsolete. (read more)

Patch #1 Released for V2.5.0

March 21, 2019 Tags: patch, release, bugs

NOTE: DO NOT INSTALL THIS PATCH ON A SERVER RUNNING PHP v5.5.x!!! Your web site will no longer run! PHP versions older than v5.6 are very obsolete and we do not support them. The next version may also remove support for PHP v5.6 and v7.0 since they are considered obsolete. (read more)

Version 2.5.0 Released

March 14, 2019 Tags: release, bugs

Version 2.5.0 or 'Puffy Puffin' is now in the wild! It adds PHP v7.3.x support and formally removes support for PHP versions older than 5.6.x. We fixed a number of Twitter Bootstrap v4 issues, and many other issues were also fixed and some other things have been tweaked. If your server PHP version supports it (v5.6.0 or later), we strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.5.0 as soon as practical! (read more)

Patch #1 Released for V2.4.3

September 13, 2018 Tags: patch, release, bugs

NOTE: DO NOT INSTALL THIS PATCH ON A SERVER RUNNING PHP v5.5.x!!! Your web site will no longer run! PHP versions older than v5.6 are very obsolete and we will not support them in the next version release. The next version may also remove support for PHP v5.6 and v7.0 since they will have been considered obsolete by the start of 2019.

This patch addresses several issues for Bootstrap 4 and elFinder. All Exponent CMS users running at least PHP version 5.6 are encouraged to move their installations to v2.4.3 and to install this patch!! Patch #1 to v2.4.3 is found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.4.3-patch-1.zip/download  (read more)

Version 2.4.3 Released

August 1, 2018 Tags: release, bugs, security

A 'Badgered Beagle' arrives and brings Twitter Bootstrap v4 and Font Awesome v5 support! A sample Bootstrap v4 theme is now included with the package, though we no longer ship a sample Bootstrap v2 theme. We've also added support for IIS servers along with a sample configuration for NGINX servers. We've tweaked many things to ensure we are HTTP/2 compliant which should result in removing issues about cross domain loading of files. Furthermore many issues and other things have been tweaked. We strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.4.3 as soon as practical! (read more)

Patch #7 Released for V2.4.2

June 20, 2018 Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch addresses several regression issues especially with CKEditor. We strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.4.2 with this patch as soon as practical! Patch #6 to v2.4.2 is found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.4.2-patch-7.zip/download  (read more)

Patch #6 Released for V2.4.2

April 30, 2018 Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch addresses issues with forms, crashes when pulling in iCalendar feeds, and some PHP v7.2.x issues,in addition to other minor issues. We strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.4.2 with this patch as soon as practical! Patch #6 to v2.4.2 is found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.4.2-patch-6.zip/download  (read more)

Patch #5 Released for V2.4.2

March 16, 2018 Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch addresses another error introduced in Exponent CMS v2.4.1patch6 which prevented new users from creating a new account in non-eCommerce installations. It also many other minor issues. We strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.4.2 with this patch as soon as practical! Patch #5 to v2.4.2 is found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.4.2-patch-5.zip/download 
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Patch #4 Released for V2.4.2

February 16, 2018 Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch addresses an error introduced in Exponent CMS v2.4.1patch6 which prevented new users being able to create a new account. It also enhances ecommerce interaction with huge data tables. We strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.4.2 with this patch as soon as practical! Patch #4 to v2.4.2 is found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.4.2-patch-4.zip/download  (read more)

Patch #3 Released for V2.4.2

January 30, 2018 Tags: patch, release, bugs

This patch addresses an error introduced in Exponent CMS v2.4.2patch2 which prevented completing new installations. We strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.4.2 with this patch as soon as practical! Patch #3 to v2.4.2 is found at https://sourceforge.net/projects/exponentcms/files/exponent-2.4.2-patch-3.zip/download (read more)