Major plugin and theme updates for May 21, 2017

The following plugins will receive major updates as part of the 1.11.1 release of the CUNY Academic Commons, scheduled for May 21, 2017:

  • Email Before Download (3.6)
  • Event Organiser (3.1)
  • Jetpack by WordPress.com (4.9)
  • Ninja Forms (3.1)
  • The Events Calendar (4.5)
  • ThreeWP Broadcast (38.2)
  • WP Accessibility (1.6)
  • WP Inventory (1.5)
  • WP Retina 2x (5.0)
  • Yoast SEO (4.7)

The following theme will receive major updates as part of the 1.11.1 release of the CUNY Academic Commons, scheduled for May 21, 2017:

  • Sydney (1.39)

For more details on major update releases, please visit our release schedule and procedures page.

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Commons 1.9.19

I’ve just released version 1.9.19 of the CUNY Academic Commons. This maintenance release includes a number of fixes, including:

  • An update to the latest maintenance version of WordPress (version 4.5.3)
  • A fix for a bug that caused the wp-accessibility plugin to show the Log Out button to logged-out users
  • Removal of MediaWiki from the codebase, in accordance with the wiki sunset plan

For complete details, visit the 1.9.19 milestone.

Major plugin and theme updates for February 21, 2016

The following plugins will receive major updates as part of the 1.9.8 release of the CUNY Academic Commons, scheduled for February 21, 2016:

  • Better WordPress Google XML Sitemaps (1.4)
  • Custom Post Type UI (1.2)
  • FD Footnotes (1.36)
  • Inline Comments (2.2)
  • Jetpack by WordPress.com (3.9)
  • MailPoet Newsletters (2.7)
  • Media Library Assistant (2.24)
  • PressForward (3.8)
  • Subscribe2 (10.21)
  • ThreeWP Broadcast (28.0)
  • User Role Editor (4.23)
  • WP Accessibility (1.5)
  • WP Better Emails (0.3)
  • Yet Another Related Posts Plugin (4.3)

The following themes will receive major updates as part of the 1.9.8 release:

  • Canvas (Woo) (5.9)
  • Imbalance (wordpress.com) (1.0)

For more details on major update releases, please visit our release schedule and procedures page.

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Major plugin and theme updates for April 21, 2015

The following plugins will receive major updates as part of the 1.7.19 release of the CUNY Academic Commons, scheduled for April 21, 2015:

  • Akismet (3.1)
  • Categories Images (2.5)
  • GD bbPress Attachments (2.2)
  • Google Forms (0.74)
  • Jetpack by WordPress.com (3.4)
  • List category posts (0.58)
  • Meta Slider Lightbox (1.6)
  • Password Protected (2.0)
  • PressForward (3.5)
  • RSS Multi Importer (3.14)
  • The Events Calendar Category Colors (4.1)
  • WP Accessibility (1.4)
  • WP Retina 2x (3.2)
  • WordPress SEO (2.0)

The following theme will receive major updates as part of the 1.7.19 release of the CUNY Academic Commons, scheduled for April 21, 2015:

  • Academica (2.0)
  • Attitude (1.4)
  • Canvas (5.9)

For more details on major update releases, please visit our release schedule and procedures page.

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Major Commons plugin updates scheduled for April 21, 2014

The following plugins will receive major upgrades during the maintenance release on April 21, 2014. The numbers in parentheses represent the major version series for each plugin; on the 21st, the plugin will be upgraded to the latest available version in that series, but no later.

  1. Akismet (2.6.0)
  2. Authors Widget (2.4.2)
  3. Auto-Close Comments (1.4)
  4. Network Plugin Auditor (1.8)
  5. Really Simple CAPTCHA (1.8)
  6. The Events Calendar (3.5.1)
  7. User Role Editor (4.11)
  8. Viper’s Video Quicktags (6.5.0)
  9. WordPress SEO (1.5.2.6)
  10. WP Accessibility (1.3.0)
  11. WP Touch (3.2.1)
  12. Wysija Newsletters (Mailpoet) (2.6.2)
  13. xili-language (2.11.1)
  14. xili-xl-bbp-addon (2.11.1)

Question or concerns about these releases? Leave a comment below, or contact our team at commons@gc.cuny.edu.

(This post is in the series of “major update release warning posts”, announced in https://dev.commons.gc.cuny.edu/2013/09/05/new-release-schedule-and-procedures-document-available/ and described in detail at https://dev.commons.gc.cuny.edu/release-schedule-and-procedures/#major-update-releases.)

Commons 1.5.16

I’ve just released version 1.5.16 of the CUNY Academic Commons. This is a maintenance release, with the following highlights:

  • New plugins: WP Accessibility, Mailpoet Premium
  • Removed non-operational “My Forums” link from toolbar dropdown
  • Fixed bug in group invitation sending
  • Allow “New Profile” notice to be permanently dismissed

For complete details on the release, visit the 1.5.16 milestone.