* Changed version requirements for t3skin (problems in combination with TYPO3...
[Packages/TYPO3.CMS.git] / NEWS.txt
1 ************************************************************************
2 CHANGES & IMPROVEMENTS between TYPO3 4.0 and 4.1
3 (for technical details see ChangeLog)
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5
6 Compatibility
7 =============
8
9 * captionSplit.cObject had been removed in version 4.0. For compatibility reasons, it has been added again, though it remains deprecated and should not be used anymore (bug #3005)
10 * In TYPO3 4.0, showpic.php automatically adds default parameters to custom URLs. Some extensions did not like this feature because they want to generate all parameters by themselves. Enabling JSwindow.altUrl_noDefaultParams will now solve this problem for them (bug #1153)
11 * FORM submit buttons with images are now valid xhtml (bug #3397)
12
13 Installation/Upgrade
14 ====================
15
16 * The update wizard has been slightly reworded to make the functionality more easy to understand (bug #3943)
17 * typo3temp/ subdirectories were not created automatically (bug #2462)
18
19 DBAL
20 ====
21
22 * Improved support for Oracle
23 * ADOdb has been updated to version 4.90
24 * DBAL now honours the no_pconnect setting
25 * Importing dumps using the install tool now works, see manual for tips
26 * Code cleanup
27 * Updates to the documentation manual
28
29 Backend skin
30 ============
31
32 * Template modules have been changed to support skins (especially t3skin)
33 * The BE admin module has been changed to support skins (especially t3skin)
34 * Current page was not highlighted in navigation tree on IE6 (bug #2874)
35
36 Important bugfixes
37 ==================
38
39 * Windows systems print phpinfo under some circumstances (bug #3362)
40 * HTTP status was incorrect for pageNotFound_handling when external URL is specified as 404 page
41 * Wrong HTTP status 503 was sent when $TSFE->set_no_cache() was called from a plugin (bugs #3049 and #3176)
42 * Mail forms did not work with <input type="image"> submit buttons (bug #1374)
43 * FE editing: edit form on page did not work in 4.0
44 * Linking images to hidden pages resulted in click-enlarge (bug #3522)
45 * config.formMailCharset did not work (bug #3600)
46 * Some broken references to media/ have been fixed (bug #3233)
47 * Fixed RTE bug: images were removed under some special conditions when saving (bug #3051)
48 * Various enhancements to CSS styles content (bugs #3138, #3258, #3416)
49 * config.spamProtectEmailAddresses returned garbled links sometimes (bug #3427)
50 * Localized flexforms did not work properly (bug #3505)
51 * Extension manager: The label for enabling unreviewed extensions is more clear now. The search scope (all/reviewed) is displayed on the import extensions page.