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Date01 Oct 2018

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Version Modeproduction (star)


This update fixes all known issues from the site overhaul release and some improvements were made.

Important highlights from this release

  • General Improvements
    • @mention user now uses a bcc tag instead of generating a link → [user]uid[/user]
    • Registration form page 1 will distinguish the age restriction buttons better now
      • Also added an example and better instructions for a signed coppa form
    • Download file buttons do show the hostname now:
  • Bugfixes
    • Fixed footer not staying at the bottom caused by wrong stage environment detection
    • Fixed a couple of typos
    • Fixed invalid html document caused by error in index file on
    • Fixed double scrollbar on code blocks
    • Fixed missing board icons
    • Fix coppa form "no access error" due to bug in SMF core
    • Fix attachments url (plugin bug) - download of attachments should be possible for all odd filenames again (wink)
    • Reduce reported error clutter in sentry
    • fixed a couple of js and php errors happening in rare cases
    • fix color scheme & emoji style selection and selected value display
    • user mention uses a new bbc tag + styling for it
    • removed stumbleupon from ugx_share widgets
    • Fix critical bug in SEO Plugin which hopefully fixes malformed urls
    • Fix white pages with "content not found" - The normal 404 page will be shown now (thumbs up)
    • Error report sending will only be mentioned if it actually sent one.
    • fix white bg color in ckeditor select fields (now dark blue)
    • Enabled 3rd party social authentications (login & registration) (most of them)
    • Fixed cache issues with service worker and introduce a new update popup to reload all tabs at once
    • Fix page loading throbber does appear if you want to download a file
    • Fixed issue with email check on the registration form
    • CKEditor
      • Fixed CKEditor url paste caused a crash
      • CKEditor recognizes emojis from (pasted) Discord message and other tools properly now
      • On CKEditor crash the submit / save button is functional now and you can actually save content with the legacy editor
      • Image urls in CKEditor are decoded properly now (all images should be properly displayed now)
    • Fixed a couple of undefined variables in front & backend
  • Development
    • We now use a local hosted instance (instead of google cdn) of workbox for our service worker to hopefully overcome some blocking issues
    • Updated to brand new stable released @sentry/browser sdk (replacing the legacy raven-js client)
      • CKEditor issues will be also reported to sentry now, which helps us to identify the root issue better (thumbs up)
    • Updated other dependencies as well
    • improved deployment by excluding Smileys & Emojis by default (reducing overall size of release package for faster deployments)

All tickets for this release

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(Not all changes are listed here, always check the highlights above)

Known issues

  • Supported Browsers / Devices
    • Currently only Firefox & Chrome has been heavily test.
    • Internet Explorer 11 & Edge has been partially tested.
    • There was no extensive testing on mobile devices yet
    • We need your feedback if something isn't working on your device
  • HTML Emails:
    • Outlook has some quirks (odd spacing around the email) - Blame the developers of it for using the Word HTML rendering engine

Whats next?

We will listen to community feedback as usual (heart).

The focus is now on stability and maintenance for a while. We look into performance and try to get rid of the 502 errors.

More time imto the UGX Launcher and UGXPLAY will be put and hopefully some new announcement about it will be made in the upcoming weeks.

To get a complete overview of our development plans, visit