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We never stop improving OpenProject. Every year there are several major stable releases offering new OpenProject features.

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Release date:  02.10.2019

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Release date:  30.09.2019

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Release date: 23.09.2019

Community features:

  • Drag & Drop in work package table
  • Card view in work package module
  • Updated project overview page
  • Updated administration menu and structure
  • Checkboxes and sticky headers for wiki pages, work packages, etc.
  • Performance improvements
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

Premium features:

  • Graphs on project overview page (Cloud / Enterprise Edition)

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Release date:  23.07.2019

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Release date: 13.06.2019

  • Fixed: Wiki TOC doesn’t render headings properly [#30245]
  • Fixed: Cannot create new boards in installations with relative_url_root set [#30370]
  • Fixed: Sass compilation fails on packaged installations with relative_url_root set [#30372]
  • Fixed: Chrome is logged out when accessing pages with images on S3 storage [#28652]
  • Fixed: OpenProject logo on My page does not redirect to landing page [#30376]
  • Fixed: The PDF export is cut off after the first page [#29929]

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Release date: 07.06.2019

  • Fixed: Wiki TOC doesn’t render headings properly [#30245]
  • Fixed: Doubled files section in meeting agenda [#30291]
  • Fixed: Row highlighted by ‘Type’ makes table text unreadable [#30298]
  • Fixed: Cannot copy projects & wrong error message [#30309]
  • Fixed: Dark background for getting started tour does not cover entire page [#30314]
  • Fixed: JavaScript error when clicking on a link in My Page [#30343]
  • Fixed: Highlighting for add relation in Gantt chart not applied properly [#30354]
  • Changed: Styled scrollbars in WP views [#30304]
  • Changed: Improve print view of cost report via CSS [#30305]
  • Changed: Ensure PostgreSQL migration is finished before attachments are re-inserted [#30352]

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Release date: 06.06.2019

Community features:

  • Work package templates
  • Work package widgets on My Page
  • Autocompletion for filters and attributes
  • Updated design
  • Usability improvements
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

Premium features:

  • Agile / Kanban board

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Release date: 30.04.2019

  • Fixed: Security issue (SQL injection)

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Release date: 15.03.2019

  • Fixed: Long Work Package titles not wrapped in Cost Reports [#28766]
  • Fixed: Cannot sort by custom field of type “Float” if named “Position” [#29655]
  • Fixed: WorkPackage search results load results thrice and are slow because of it [#29715]
  • Fixed: Internal error when accessing budget detail view [#29718]
  • Fixed: Search page loads slowly initially [#29719]
  • Fixed: Manually set admin flag being unset by SAML authentication [#29720]
  • Fixed: Gantt Zoom buttons are inverted [#29721]
  • Fixed: Attachments deleted on work package update via email [#29722]
  • Changed: Allow instances to define a legal notice link to be rendered [#29697]
  • Changed: Make Gravatar default image configurable again [#29711]

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Release date: 7.03.2019

Community features:

  • Modernized My page grid implementation
  • Improved search functionality
  • Autocompletion of work package attributes

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Release date: 14.02.2019

  • Fixed: Long heading in forum overlaps buttons [#28839]
  • Fixed: Wrong error message when updating teaser element on Project Overview page [#29011]
  • Fixed: Page not found displays old OpenProject favicon icon [#29026]
  • Fixed: Incorrect spacings on WP full view (mobile) [#29154]
  • Fixed: Mobile notifications hidden by topbar [#29171]
  • Fixed: Missing colors for status selector and type indicator in Chrome pdf export [#29175]
  • Fixed: Unnecessary truncation on work package page (split screen) [#29191]
  • Fixed: Cost reports: broken scrolling behaviour [#29204]
  • Fixed: Title of default views changes after visiting a work package full view [#29211]
  • Fixed: Two column layout not applied on page reload [#29238]
  • Fixed: Work package table header not sticky on MS Edge, Opera, Safari [#29239]
  • Fixed: Work package table hierarchy arrows incorrectly indented on MS Edge [#29242]
  • Changed: When creating version on “Backlogs” page redirect to Backlogs page (not project settings) [#29182]

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Release date: 17.12.2018

Community features:

  • Modernized calendar
  • Many usability improvements
  • API support for time tracking

Premium features:

  • Read-only mode for work packages
  • Embedded work packages support relations

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Release date: 26.10.2018

Community features:

  • Guided tour for user onboarding
  • Graphs in roadmap
  • Usability improvements
  • Performance improvements
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

Premium features:

  • Improved conditional formatting (e.g. Highlighting of Type) for work package list

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Release date: 23.10.2018

  • Fixed: Relations cannot be added when OpenProject is running on relative URL root [#28639]
  • Fixed: Cannot select values for custom field filter [#28739]
  • Fixed: Renaming custom field does not invalidate cache [#28738]
  • Fixed: Top menu entries are misaligned in mobile views [#28678]
  • Fixed: Unable to save Sub-Project with Custom Field of Version using parent Version [#28421]
  • Fixed: Toolbar container styling corrected [#28645]
  • Fixed: Content-Disposition was not set for AWS hosted attachments for non-inlineable images. This resulted in SVGs being displayed inline, which opens an SVG XSS attack vector on the AWS domain (NOT on the OpenProject domain). From this version onward, non-image files will receive a forced attachment content disposition to ensure the file is not loaded in the browser.

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Release date: 26.09.2018

  • Fixed: Highlighting of timeline missing with highlighting mode none [#28564]
  • Fixed: Jumping comment container when reverse activity sorting is activated [#28562]
  • Fixed: Signed outgoing webhooks incorrectly set signature header [#28375]
  • Fixed: A newline was added to WYSIWYG code blocks when editing a document that contained such blocks [#28609]
  • Fixed: Repository statistics SVG reports were not rendered due to Content-Security-Policy forbidding SVG elements [#28612]
  • Fixed: Regression that did not detect work package links within braces [#28578]
  • Fixed: Long-running databases of OpenProject run into PostgreSQL index error while migrating planning_element_type_colors indexes to 8.0.0 [#28556]
  • Fixed: Calendar filter toggles not working properly [#28588]
  • Fixed: Repository unfolding directory tree not working properly [#28613]
  • Fixed: Memory leak in repeated work package form requests [#28611]
  • Fixed: Login dropdown labels were styled as buttons on hover [#28616]
  • Fixed: Editing work package after submission with add_work_packages permission  [#28580]
  • Fixed: Fast click on subsequent query elements in the sidebar result in invalid table [#28539]
  • Fixed: Two scrollbars in activity comments on narrow browser windows [#28553
  • Fixed: Can’t upload attachments on comments with add_work_packages permission [#28541]
  • Fixed: Collapsing views on global work package page removes entries [#28584]
  • Improved: Restored status column on subelements table of a work package [#28526]
  • Fixed: Type is invalid when creating new project [#28543]

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Release date: 18.09.2018

Community features:

  • WYSIWYG Markdown text editor
  • New side navigation
  • Embedded work package tables
  • New design
  • Usability improvements
  • Performance improvements
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

Premium features:

  • Intelligent workflows (Custom actions)
  • Full text search for work package attachments
  • Conditional formatting (Highlighting) for work package list
  • Subelement groups for work package types

Technical changes:

  • Removal of Textile, automated migration of all your textile documents to Markdown using pandoc.
  • Entire frontend upgraded from AngularJS to Angular 6.
  • Improvements to caching of responses for improved performance.
  • Upgrade to Rails 5.1
  • Introduction of a strong-by-default Content-Security-Policy

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Release date: 20.07.2018

  • Fixed: [2FA] Device ID not transmitted when resending with different channel [#28033]
  • Fixed: [2FA] MessageBird: Originator may not be longer than 11 characters [#28034]
  • Fixed: [2FA] MessageBird: User language may be empty [#28035]
  • Fixed: [Styling] Prevent scrolling body when reaching bottom of project autocompleter [#28039]

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Release date: 10.07.2018

  • Fixed: Poor performance when adding several work packages to a large tree (#27878)
  • Fixed: Saving filter-selected list Custom Field with single value results in error (#27833)
  • Fixed: Progress calculation for parents in bulk edit was not applied (#27975)
  • Fixed: CSS columns display in Chrome versions 65 to 66 due to backface-visibility (#27823)
  • Improved: Performance on global activities page (#27582)

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Release date: 28.05.2018

  • Fixed: Cookie secure flag was not applied in all cases even when SSL was enabled (#27763)
  • Fixed: Calendar widget on My page  overlapped the project dropdown (#27765)
  • Fixed: Removed text formatting other than references in commit messages (#27769)
  • Fixed: Flashing of content on My account on initial page load (#25795)
  • Fixed: Chrome where the right column of a two-column work package layout (on larger screens) was not receiving any clicks (#27687)
  • Fixed: Updating overridden labor and unit costs reset all other overridden costs to their calculated values (#27692)
  • Fixed: Unable to update parent to previous sibling work package in shared hierarchy (#27746)
  • Fixed: English language option displayed twice in the administration (#27696, #27751)
  • Improved: Error messages when dependent work package is invalid (e.g., trying to save child with invalid parent)
  • Improved: Parent wiki pages can be selected when creating new wiki pages through content links (#26189)

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Release date: 07.05.2018

  • Work package modification for regular users on MySQL-based instances (#27237)
  • Child work packages were not deleted when the parent element is deleted (#27280)
  • The fuzzy project autocompletion has been corrected to provide better matching when a substring is matched (#27447)
  • The GitHub integration plugin did not properly receive events due to a naming clash (#27448)
  • Creating new wiki pages from a wiki link (e.g,  [[ Wiki page ]] ) now retains the correct title instead of the generated URL slug (#27462)
  • A subsequent search for documents in the global search disabled the documents search checkbox (#27479)
  • The reset button for RSS tokens generated a new API token instead (#27498)
  • Wiki start pages (titled Wikicould not be renamed back if the name was changed at one point (#27576)

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Release date: 03.04.2018

  • Updates rails-html-sanitizer to 1.0.4 to address CVE-2018-3741
  • Updates loofah to 2.2.2 to address CVE-2018-8048
  • Updates Ruby 2.4.4
  • A separate icon has been included for the Two-factor authentication plugin (#27150)
  • SMTP authentication none can now be configured through the system settings. (#27284)

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Release date: 09.03.2018

  • [Enterprise] LDAP group synchronization changed to allow memberOf  to yield members of an ldap group [#27271]
  • Invalid format render response when accessing a JavaScript file in the repository browser [#24960]
  • Progress aggregation ignores multiple identical values in subtasks [#27262]
  • Paragraphs in work package description are collapsed [#27158]
  • Locked users shown as matches when adding watchers [#27127]
  • Version sorting by name also sorts by their effective date

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Release date: 13.02.2018

  • Synchronized LDAP groups were not properly removed when their associated OpenProject group is removed [#27103]
  • Updates the nokogiri XML parser gem which addresses a Denial-of-Service attack (CVE-2017-15412)

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Release date: 01.02.2018

  • Updated project list
  • Resize Gantt chart
  • Work package status more prominent
  • Set avatar in account settings
  • Wiki macro for work package create buttons
  • Two factor authentication (Enterprise Edition / Cloud Edition)
  • OpenProject webhooks
  • Improved performance

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Release date: 23.11.2017

  • Multi-select values could not properly be selected. This affected work package filters and multi-select custom fields. [#26611]
  • The breadcrumb in the roles and permissions in the administration was not shown properly. [#26563]

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Release date: 01.11.2017

  • The settings button did not work in the work package fullscreen create form. [#26393]
  • The wrong meeting time was shown. [#26480]
  • An internal error occurred when exporting a budget as CSV. [#26518]
  • The selected work package was not focused when navigating from the work package list to the fullscreen view and back.
  • Drag and drop for work package custom field values of type “List” did not work.
  • In MS Edge work package attributes which were shown by themselves in attribute group could not be set.
  • In Firefox the scrollbar in the permission overview was not properly displayed.

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Release date: 30.09.2017

  • Labels on Gantt chart
  • Auto zoom in Gantt chart
  • Notify users with @notations on work package page
  • Resize work package split screen with drag & drop
  • Breadcrumb on work package page
  • Improved usability and design
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

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Release date: 29.08.2017

  • Assigned to filter returns work packages set to assignee’s group. [#26207]

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Release date: 23.08.2017

  • Row highlighting in the work package table and timeline view ceases to work after using the timeline. [#26168]
  • A textile parsing error causes the description field of a work package to no longer be rendered. [#26159]
  • Pending attachments can not be removed from a new work package form. [#26117]
  • Summary field width in the news entry form suggested an allowed value of more than 256 characters. [#26113]
  • Clicking an external link in a work package’s description works, but also shows an error notification in Firefox. [#26163]
  • Usage of a non-transpiled ES6 value causes older browsers to display nothing at all, instead of an “This browser is unsupported” notification. [#26153]
  • Editing attributes in the table should no longer cause large changes to the column’s width. [#26100]
  • The icons of regular and custom field attributes in the form configuration tab were not identical. [#26129]

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Release date: 16.08.2017

  • Wrong query results were shown when switching away from a timeline query [#26086]
  • Cost reports with custom field of type list were rendered using their internal ID, not their option text [#26050]
  • With newer versions of Ruby 2.4., an internal error LocalJumpError: unexpected return when accessing the work package page has been resolved. [#26128]
  • The subject in work package show view was misaligned [#26073]
  • Additional parent elements in the work package table are rendered only with a different font color, no longer with a opaque background color [#26052]

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Release date: 09.08.2017

  • Gantt chart includes weekends, subject and dates
  • Full-width Gantt chart / timeline
  • Add screenshots to work package description and comments with copy / paste
  • Show only comments on work package activity tab
  • Relations in the work package list (Enterprise Edition / Cloud Edition)
  • Attribute help texts (Enterprise Edition / Cloud Edition)
  • Improved usability and design
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

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Release date: 03.07.2017

  • The style of the sidebar has been updated (#25556).
  • The timeline zoom factor is now saved in queries: When you open a saved timeline query the same zoom level as before is shown (#25318).
  • As a user of the Cloud Edition or Enterprise Edition, you can now upload a custom favicon which is shown in the browser. You can also set a touch icon which is shown on smartphones (e.g. when setting a bookmark)(#25517).
  • Users of the Cloud Edition and Enterprise Edition can now also set white headers and there are two additional configuration options: Setting the hover background color and the hover font color (#25275).
  • Several bugs have been fixed.

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Release date: 29.06.2017

  • An important security bug regarding session expiry has been fixed
  • Boolean custom fields were set to true when copying a work package with such a field activated. (#25494)
  • Filtering for boolean custom fields did not function properly. (#25570)
  • The names of work packages have been escaped needlessly in the relations autocompleter. (#25534)
  • The height of the query dropdown no longer exceeds the total available space when lots of queries are saved. (#25572)
  • Bulk deleting work packages across more than one project failed with an error. (#25569)
  • Removed an unnecessary horizontal scrollbar in the query dropdown. (#25593)
  • Path parameters of the repository view are now preserved when the user needed to pass through the login screen first. (#25586)

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Release date: 12.06.2017

  • [Firefox only] Work packages subject only show three dots (#25520)
  • Work packages in list cannot be selected next to subject (in hierarchy mode) (#25493)
  • “View” link on repository page links to landing page (#25487)
  • Custom colors for work package loading animation (#25481)
  • Invalid SQL statement produced by watchers filter (#25480)
  • Selectable versions for version filter not sorted (#25465)

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Release date: 08.06.2017

  • The page navigation in the forums was not displayed (#25463).
  • The Zen mode raised a JS error on iOS (#25461).
  • The mobile dropdown menus closed on click on a child menu item (#25460).
  • Error on position attribute (cannot write read-only attributes) when copying work package (#25458).
  • Work package inline-create fails when subproject filter is active (#25455).
  • Show loading indicator earlier when switching queries through dropdown (#25454).
  • Button text alignment for meeting and budget create button wrong (#25447).
  • Costs (Budget) filter not applied on saved query (#25446).
  • Project settings not accessible with a project user custom field (#25442).
  • Version custom field of type “List” could not be assigned (#25439).
  • Moving columns left/right while retaining default column set did not save (#25438).
  • The drop down menu of the mobile create button opened in the wrong direction (#25433).
  • Inline edit text inputs did not take up the entire possible width (#25430).
  • Sums cannot be displayed on second query unless deactivated first (#25420).
  • Subject and back button in fullscreen view were not aligned correctly (#25378).

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Release date: 01.06.2017

  • New integrated Gantt chart / timeline
  • Hierarchies in work package list
  • Attribute group configuration for work package types
  • Work package filter based on date
  • New header navigation
  • Zen-mode on work package page
  • Multi-select custom fields (Enterprise Edition / Cloud Edition)
  • Logo upload and custom color scheme (Enterprise Edition / Cloud Edition)
  • Performance improvements
  • Improved design
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

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Release date: 29.06.2017

  • An important security bug regarding session expiry has been fixed

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Release date: 10.03.2017

  • On the packaged installation the “Send iCalendar” button in meetings caused an error (#24445).
  • The breadcrumb was partially hidden when following the link to activities (#24477).
  • The work package toolbar menu was not visible on small screens (#24679).
  • Work package split screen on mobile was not displayed correctly (#24699).
  • An error message related to remaining hours was shown when editing child work packages (#24553).
  • Sorting by date in time reports and cost reports did not work correctly (#24567).
  • Duplicated wiki pages could not be removed (#24582).
  • Error shown when editing a user and using a reverse proxy server (#24622).
  • Inactive users were shown on the homescreen of the OpenProject instance (#24657).
  • Links in the breadcrumb were missing (#24706, #24676).
  • The PDF export showed an internal error when using certain font types.

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Release date: 20.01.2017

  • Fixes work package filter for subprojects not working (#24550).
  • Fixes error that caused last updated work package information to be always shown in UTC (#24498).
  • Resolves design error on system settings page (#24497).
  • Adds missing translation on workflow administration page (#24495).
  • Resolves design error on custom field settings page (#24407).
  • Fixes error that filter “Show all work packages” on MyPage did not work correctly.
  • Fixes bug that project filter was lost on the second page of the search results page.

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Release date: 22.12.2016

  • Fixes error for users with multiple roles with “View work packages” permission who could not view all work packages in a project (#24509).

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Release date: 21.12.2016

  • Added missing auth fields to user endpoint (#24503).
  • Allow users to be uniquely identified by login (#24504).
  • Configuration option to hide login field during signup (email only) (#24505).
  • Configuration option for registration footer (#24404).
  • Remove length constraints of category name (#24446).
  • Fixes several bugs.

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Release date: 29.11.2016

  • Watchers could not be selected in projects with too many possible watchers (#24263).
  • The wrong sum was shown for “Spent time” for work packages (#24349).
  • The links in the relation tab caused a hard reload instead of simply showing the related work package (#24265).
  • Textile <pre> and @ did not prevent code execution in the work package description.
  • Timelines which were displayed in aggregation were not shown when loaded initially.
  • Projects could not be copied (#24323).
  • The search displayed only case-sensitive results (#24282).
  • The pagination in the search results was broken (#24345).
  • A deprecation warning was displayed whenever a cronjob for incoming emails was invoked (#24306).
  • Several design bugs have been fixed (#24263, #24274, #24286, #24289, #24297, #24301, #24334, #24335, #24339, #24341, #24372, #24373, #24367).

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Release date: 10.11.2016

  • Enhanced project member table
  • Improved work package relations
  • Improved performance for work packages
  • API for users
  • Upgrade to Rails 5.0
  • Improved design
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

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Release date: 19.10.2016

  • Work packages
    • Links in the parent column in the work package list were not correctly displayed but showed an error (#23865).
    • The grouping of work packages was lost on export.
    • In work package custom fields the zero was displayed as not set (“-“) (#23975).
    • The right-click context menu on the work package list did not disappear when clicking an a work package ID or on attribute fields (#24005).
    • For users who were not allowed to make changes to work packages the attachment delete icon and the work package edit button was shown (#24032).
    • Custom fields of type “Long text” could sometimes not be saved, showed distracting icons on hover and were not accessible (#24033).
    • Curly braces in the work package description (e.g. to show code) were incorrectly displayed / escaped (#24050).
    • It was not possible to set the default “Objects per page” for the work package list (#23846).
    • There was a translation missing when displaying changes in the work package description (#23917).
  • Wiki
    • An internal error occurred when renaming wiki pages to certain reserved names (#23961).
    • The macro list on the wiki page showed wrong entries / was not correctly escaped (#23835).
  • Users
    • New users who created a hosted OpenProject instance had wrong email settings (#23856).
  • Repository
    • There was an instance when the Git repository was producing an error 500 (#23953).
    • Repository commit which referenced work packages were not shown on the work package (#24026).
  • Costs / Budgets
    • The actual costs for the different entries were not shown in a budget (#24017).
  • Cost report
    • The scrollbar for the cost report table was missing which made it impossible to see large reports (#23991).
    • An error occurred when using the cost report with Chinese language settings due to a missing translation (#23998).
  • Backlogs
    • Clicking on an empty story point field in the backlogs to assign story points to a work package was not possible (#23994).
  • Other

In addition the link to see and edit the logged time has been added to the work package list and work package page (#24023).

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Release date: 30.08.2016

  • The + New Project button was fixed to only be displayed for users who have the permission to create new work packages (#23881).
  • Work package attribute were sometimes not saved properly when multiple attributes were changed in quick succession (#23589).
  • The project list on the work package screen appeared to be ordered randomly. It’s now sorted alphabetically (#23786).
  • The global setting to display work packages from subprojects in main projects did not work (#23814).
  • Cancel button has been added to wiki pages (#23829).
  • The link to add additional work package attachments on the wiki page redirected users to the landing page instead (#23820).
  • Wiki menu items were showing the slug instead of the title (#23818).
  • The Send for review button on the meeting page did not work when a timezone was set (#23758).
  • Cost reports grouped by year and months were displayed in the wrong order (#23773).

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Release date: 16.08.2016

  • Rail security update (Rails
  • The help and profile dropdown changed rapidly when hovering over them (#23745).
  • Safari did not display the pagination buttons on the work package page (#23785).
  • The projects-menu did not properly display all projects in some cases (#23774).
  • Several design errors have been fixes (#23778, #23801).
  • Additionally, the performance on the work package page has been slightly improved (#23781).

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Release date: 10.08.2016

  • Performance improvement work package list.
  • An error message was displayed when all work package filters were removed (#23739).
  • Multiple empty options were displayed in work package select fields (#23775).
  • Adding images to the work package description sometimes didn’t work (#23750).
  • The text formatting toolbar was missing when editing news (#23740).
  • Some groups were collapsed when grouping an already grouped list by another attribute (#23720).
  • No warning message was shown when leaving a work package type with entered description (#23746).
  • Checking / unchecking checkboxes of one row / column in the workflow edit screen not working (#23694).
  • Several design errors have been fixed (#23594, #23742, #23743, #23768, #23651).

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Release date: 01.08.2016

  • Changed wiki modul
  • Activity on work package was not instantly updated when making changes to a work package. This has been fixed. (#23675).
  • Copy function is now displayed on fullscreen work package page (#23685).
  • Type and status can be selected correctly when copying a work package (#23690).
  • Custom field of type “List” can be changed correctly (#23696).
  • Grouped versions from other projects (inherited) in work package list are displayed correctly (#23697).
  • Work package export (XLS, PDF, CSV) respects filters, sorting and grouping (#23713).
  • Collapsing groups in work package page collapses related rows (#23718).
  • Inherited versions are no longer lost when making changes in the work package list (#23719).
  • Custom fields are properly displayed in queries (#23725).
  • Timeline graph is displayed when timeline is embedded (e.g. on overview page) (#23689).
  • Sorting of cost type works correctly (#23213).

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Release date: 25.07.2016

  • Inline create for work packages
  • Inline edit for work packages
  • Automatic synchronization betwen work package split screen and work package list
  • Configuration of visible attributes in OpenProject
  • Onboarding video “Getting started” included
  • Extended help menu
  • Add images to work package description with drag & drop
  • Create work packages from global work package list
  • Set the project when creating a work package
  • Improved accessibility
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

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Release date: 16.08.2016

  • Rail security update (Rails

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Release date: 20.06.2016

  • An error has been resolved which prevented the assignment of work packages to groups when editing a work package (#23099).
  • An error in the calculation of the progress of work packages with children has been fixed (#23251).
  • The burndown chart on the backlogs page was broken when a language other than English was selected. This has been fixed (#23253).
  • The context menu on the backlogs page did not disappear when an entry was selected. This has been resolved (#22837).
  • It was not possible to delete files attached to a budget. This has been fixed (#23110).
  • When creating or editing budgets and assigning groups for the planned labor costs, “Deleted user” was shown instead of the group name. This has been resolved (#23057).
  • A security error has been fixed which allowed Angular injections in texts (#23073).

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Release date: 27.05.2016

  • The wiki toolbar did not work. This has been fixed (#23050).
  • When a project contains no members the button to add a member on the project overview was not displayed. Also the link on the button was wrong. This has been fixed (#22970).
  • Some of the links on the landing page were wrong and have been corrected (#22967).
  • An error preventing exported PDFs to be opened on Mac OS X El Capitan has been fixed (#22730).
  • Gravatars were not properly loaded. This has been fixed (#5120).

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Release date: 11.04.2016

  • The work package attribute “Estimated time” could not be set back to zero once set (#22829).
  • The documents widget on MyPage could not be removed once added (#22814).
  • On small screens the login button was not displayed (#22945).
  • Several design bugs existed (#22833, #22836, #22876, #22906, #22907, #22936).
  • Several accessibility errors existed (#22935, #22948, #22957).
  • Several buttons for quick actions have been added to the project page (#22808).
  • The design and usability of the wiki page has been improved (#22887).
  • In order to offer a better user experience for mobile users, the tabs on the work package page are displayed at the bottom of the page on small screens (#22953).

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Release date: 08.03.2016

  • Work package links (via ## and ###) in emails sent when watching forums were not displayed properly. This has been fixed (#22728).
  • An error on the work package page has been fixed which caused multiple work packages to be created when clicking the “Create” button multiple times (#22735).
  • The selected work package type when creating a new child work package was not based on the type order displayed in the administration. This has been adjusted (#22639).
  • Due to an error the project list could not be accessed in the accessibility mode. This has been fixed.
  • The star icon in the project list showing which project the user is a member in was missing. It has been added (#22692).
  • In the cost report, the cells were not displayed properly when applying a grouping in the report. This has been fixed (#22762).
  • In the Task board the option to adjust the column width was only shown when the burndown chart option was available. It has been adjusted to always be displayed (#22297).
  • Several design issues have been fixed (#22805, #22802, #22803, #22732, #22716, #22705, #22686, #21902).
  • An error has been fixed which prevented the proper use to the TaskConnector for MS Project. This is now fully functional again (#22390).

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Release date: 15.02.2016

  • Wrong date in project activity shown when being in a different time zone than UTC+0 (#22641).
  • Focus was always lost on work package page after bulk edit (#22330).
  • Search text for queries in the dark theme was not visible. This has been fixed (#22654).
  • Several design improvements have been made (#21338, #21794).

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Release date: 05.02.2016

  • User avatars were not displayed (#22595).
  • Deleting a work package via bulk action was not possible when time was logged on a work package. This has been fixed (#22485).
  • An error in the incoming emails functionality has been resolved (#22607).
  • Several design errors have been fixed (#20714, #22497, #22498, #22562, #22597).

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Release date: 29.01.2016

  • An error in the packaged installation has been resolved.

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Release date: 29.01.2016

  • Error messages for macros embedded in work package descriptions were cut off when little content was displayed (#21902).
  • The button to create versions was not displayed when only inherited versions were displayed in a project. This has been resolved (#22599).
  • Several design issues have been resolved (#22564, #22570, #22571, #20683).

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Release date: 26.01.2016

  • Security release: Update Rails version (#22574).

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Release date: 22.01.2016

  • An internal error has been fixed which occurred accessing a group with an assigned custom field (#22518).
  • Several work package errors have been fixed (#22544, #21684, #21709, #22485, #22506).
  • A memory leak error which prevented work packages from being opened on Safari (mobile or desktop) or Chrome (mobile) has been fixed (#22378).

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Release date: 13.01.2016

  • Error preventing proper work package updates fixed (#22363, #22451).
  • Error on mobile devices and Safari desktop fixed (#22378).
  • Styling fixed on headers (HTML was shown) (#22453, #22454).

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Release date: 08.01.2016

  • Logging unit costs fixed (#22331).
  • Wiki pages with non UTF-8 characters can be saved again (#22384).
  • Files could not be added to documents (#22351). This has been fixed.
  • Accessibility fixes.

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Release date: 11.12.2015

  • When creating a child work package from the relations tab, there was no parent-child relationship after the creation. This has been fixed (#22178).
  • Categories could not be edited after creation (#22245).
  • The order of work package statuses could not be changed (#22293).
  • Several design issues have been resolved (#22306, #22305, #22300, #22251, #22308, #22313).

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Release date: 09.12.2015

  • It was not possible to duplicate work packages. This has been resolved (#21666).
  • The wrong grouping sum was displayed when grouping by the responsible. This has been fixed (#21859).
  • Load animations on the work package page have been added (#22008).
  • Bulk actions on work packages across projects did not work correctly. This has been fixed (#22164).
  • In some cases the work package creation did not work properly when creating a work package from the work package full screen (#22244).
  • Several design fixes are included (#21729, #21799, #22273, #22272, #22271, #22270).
  • The accessibility has been improved in several places.
  • OpenProject 5.0.6 includes a new icon set (#21603).
  • Changing a work packages assignee and responsible works significantly faster in projects with a lot of members.

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Release date: 02.12.2015

  • An error in the work package watchers has been fixed (#22215).
  • The watch button on wiki pages, forums and news pages has been fixed (#22086).
  • The progress bars (e.g. in roadmap, budgets) are displayed properly again (#22225).
  • The “watch all” / “hide empty” button on the work package page has been renamed to be more descriptive (#22221).
  • Several design bugs have been fixed (#22209, #22200).
  • The accessibility has been improved in several places.
  • Performance improvement for the work package full screen (#21750).

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Release date: 27.11.2015

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Release date: 24.11.2015

  • Error fixed which prevented the creation of versions in the project settings (#22094).

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Release date: 24.11.2015

  • The link to create new forum boards was incorrect. It has been fixed (#22142).
  • Creating new documents (using the documents plugin) was not possible due to an error. The bug has been fixed (#22140).
  • An error was resolved which prevented work packages from being displayed when appending a slash at the end (#21997).
  • Several design fixes have been include (#22088, #21876).
  • Order of default roles has been changed (#22044).
  • New translations.

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Release date: 20.11.2015

  • Internal error on enumerations page when using documents plugin fixed (#22093).
  • Bug fixed which prevented custom fields for time tracking to be displayed (#22116).
  • Error for managed remotes used for SVN resolved (#22095).
  • Bug fix for watcher icon which was not displayed properly (#21946).
  • Redirect to private projects when logged out fixed (#21868).
  • Fix for error during work package creation (#22070).
  • Styling bug fixes (#22028, #22062).
  • Translation bug fix (#22092).
  • New translations have been included.

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Release date: 18.11.2015

  • Work package creation via split screen
  • New work package full screen view
  • New home screen
  • Improved work package split screen
  • Aggregated work package activities and email notifications
  • Enhanced repository management
  • Invite project members to OpenProject and add to a project in one step
  • Improved project administration page
  • Restructured my account section
  • Simplified project and user creation
  • Deprecated features
  • Usability improvements
  • Improved design
  • Additional functionalities for API v3
  • Updated Rails version
  • New plugins released (included in packager community edition)
  • Substantial number of bug fixes

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Release date: 29.10.2015

  • New translations have been included.

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Release date: 28.09.2015

  • A fix for the packager installation has been included.
  • New translations have been included.

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Release date: 18.09.2015

  • A security fix has been included.
  • A bug was fixed which caused cache settings to be overwritten (#21536).
  • New translations have been included.

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Release date: 13.08.2015

  • In projects with a lot of (potential) watchers an error occurred when changing the work package type in the work package create form. This error has been fixed (#21233).
  • Occasionally, attributes in the work package split screen have been displayed in the wrong language. This has been fixed (#21219).
  • An error has been fixed which prevented user creation with authentication via LDAP (#21129).
  • Several wrong English strings have been fixed (#21240, #21248, #21253).
  • New translations have been included.

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Release date: 06.08.2015

  • When an action is performed on the work package split screen, the toolbar is correctly displayed. Before, the toolbar and pagination were partly hidden (#21204).
  • An error has been fixed which caused a random language to be displayed when first logging into an OpenProject instance if no language has been configured (#21119).
  • For users of OpenProject-CE packager installation on CentOS, a bug has been fixed which affects a wrong autostart configuration (#21126).
  • New translations have been included (including complete translations for Swedish).

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Release date: 30.07.2015

  • An English string in the project dependencies was wrong and has been fixed (#20910).
  • New translations have been included (including complete translations for Portuguese, Brazilian).

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Release date: 23.07.2015

  • REST API option is activated for new OpenProject instances by default (#20914).
  • Fix for possible error 500 if a work package was created in a project which has a lot of possible watchers and /or custom fields (#20998).
  • Bugfix for error which let logged out users could see the “Modules” menu even when the option “Authentication required” was activated (#20935).
  • Fix for journal entires in work packages which were displayed twice (#20914).
  • Global Roles: In the details view of a role a wrong string was displayed (#21001).
  • PDF Export: A success notification contained a type (#20996).

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Release date: 17.07.2015

  • Additional translations (e.g. complete French language support) included (#20798).
  • Fixes for wrong English translations (core and plugins) (#20901, #20902, #20859).
  • Last login date is no longer visible in the user profile (#20892).

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Release date: 10.07.2015

  • Fix for translations being not properly displayed in packager installations (#20837).
  • Bug fix for language activation in admin settings which wrongly displayed languages as “English” (#20801).
  • Bug fix for work package column context menu which broke layout (#20835).

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Release date: 08.07.2015

  • Language support for OpenProject plugins
  • Improved navigation
  • Improved design
  • Usability improvements
  • Additional functionalities for API v3

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Release date: 30.07.2015

  • In projects with a lot of members and/or custom fields creating a work package could lead to an internal error (500) (#21067).
  • In addition, a security bug has been fixed which potentially enabled XSS attacks.

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Release date: 17.06.2015

  • Security bug fix for Ruby-on-Rails (#20470).
  • Fixed bug for dates on the details pane which were not visible for anonymous users (#20266).
  • Bug fix for title which was displayed twice in email notifications when creating new work packages (#20232).
  • Fixed bug which caused an unnecessary warning message to be displayed when reloading the work package page after adding a comment via the details pane (#19515).
  • Additionally, the styling of the activities section on the details pane has been updated (#19788).

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Release date: 11.06.2015

  • Fixed timezone in the work package page (#20210). Thanks to Javier Martínez for reporting this error.
  • Assignee and responsible can be edited on split screen in subfolder installations (#20311).
  • Removed quick reference for syntax which was displayed when editing text fields (#20314).
  • Fixed error preventing deletion of global work package queries (#20316).
  • Several design improvements (#20305#20306, #20308, #20309 #20317, #20313).
  • New icons in administration section (#20305).
  • Burndown chart in backlogs now displayed properly (#20312).
  • Planned costs item in budget displayed properly (#20307).
  • Fixed error preventing the deletion of meetings (#20149).

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Release date: 26.05.2015

  • Bug fix for editing version from roadmap (fixes an internal error) (#20094)
  • Fixed design error for column selection on work package page (#20095)

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Release date: 21.05.2015

  • Updated work package split screen
  • In-place editing on work package split screen
  • Improved work package list and filters
  • Improved work package full screen
  • New design through Foundation framework
  • Many accessibility improvements

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Release date: 30.07.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.12 contains an important security fix relating to possible XSS attacks.

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Release date: 17.06.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.11 has been released which contains an important security fix (#20469).

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Release date: 29.04.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.10 has been released which contains a bug fix for the work package filters:
  • The category filter could not be selected in the work package filters. This has been fixed (#19809).

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Release date: 25.03.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.9 has been released which contains an important security bug fix.
  • An error which caused an internal error in the meeting plugin when notification could not be delivered has been fixed (#19263).

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Release date: 25.02.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.8 has been released which contains an important performance bug fix.
  • An error caused projects with project members with a lot of memberships to load very slowly. This has been fixed (#18889).

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Release date: 18.02.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.7 has been released which contains security and bug fixes.
  • Security error allowing users to see certain work package information without authorization has been fixed.
  • Deleted work package queries which have been added to the side menu are now properly removed when the query is deleted (#18591).
  • The “Save” button in the query list is now only displayed when changes have been made (#18592).
  • Bug causing internal error on creating reporting has been fixed (#18593).
  • Error relating to grouping of timelines has been addressed (#18690).

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Release date: 27.01.2015

  • OpenProject 4.0.6 has been released which contains a bug fix for font problems on Windows 7.
  • Several users reported problems when displaying fonts in Windows 7. In some cases letters or entire words were not displayed.
  • With OpenProject 4.0.6, a fix has been introduced which addresses this problem (#8753).

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Release date: 07.01.2015

  • When sorting by a version in the work package list, the result was not shown but an unclear error message displayed (#17928)
  • Clicking on the project name in a timeline let to “Page not found” (#17819)
  • The “Close” icon of modals was cut off (#17818)
  • Dates in the work package list were sometimes not displayed properly (#17043)

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Release date:   12.11.2014

  • Under some circumstances no text was displayed when using Chrome. This error has been fixed (#17567)
  • Custom fields of type user and version are now properly displayed in the work package table (#17660, #17630)
  • Wrong error messages when using queries have been addressed (#17572)
  • Errors occuring in subfolder installations of OpenProject have been resolved (#17566, #17564)
  • It is possible again to display multiple timelines in a wiki page (by using a macro) (#17568)

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Release date:   19.11.2014

  • An error preventing work packages from being created with an activated split screen has been resolved (#17333)
  • Errors with regards to time tracking have been fixed (#17500, #17499, #17222)
  • Timelines embedded via wiki macros are now properly sized (#17353)
  • Custom fields of type version are now displayed in the work package split screen (#17354)

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Release date:   05.11.2014

  • Packager support for easier installation has been extended to also include RHEL, CentOS and Ubuntu (#17165)

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Release date:  24.10.2014

  • OmniAuth integration for OpenProject was implemented
  • Integrated toolbar on work package page
  • Integrated query title on work package page
  • Column header functions in work package table
  • Split screen mode added to work package page
  • Improved design
  • Many accessibility improvements
  • New plugins released

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Release date: 07.01.2015

  • syntax highlighting  is now working properly (#17817)
  • several gems have been updated (#17937, #17938)

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Release date:  19.11.2014

  • Rails version has been updated to 3.2.21 (#17468)
  • An older version of Net-LDAP has been upgraded which caused problems in combination with Apache DS (#17498)
  • The permission for “Spent time” has been fixed with OpenProject 3.0.16 (#17496)

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Release date:  05.11.2014

  • Rails version updated to 3.2.20
  • Security fixes regarding sprockets are introduced
  • A bug which prevented the timelines macro from working properly has been fixed (#17010)

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Release date:  08.10.2014

  • A bug not allowing to properly copy projects either from the admin or project settings has been fixed  (#15706)
  • An error in the repository caused content of files to be displayed twice (#16169)

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Release date:  18.09.2014

  • An internal error occurring when adding two identically named queries as menu entries to the project menu has been fixed (#15447)
  • The work package details page is displayed quickly again (#15705)
  • A bug in the API v2 has been fixed (#15958)
  • An error preventing to copy projects in OpenProject persists in 3.0.13 (#15706)

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Release date:  26.08.2014

  • An error concerning the API v2 has been solved (#6688)
  • The preview function for the agenda and minutes internal error was fixed (#15208)
  • An error in the documents plugin which caused an internal error when opening a user page was fixed (#12620)

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Release date:  08.08.2014

  • Security threats fixed (#5567 and #14782)
  • The preview functionality now works again throughout the application (#14775)
  • The backlogs plugin now shows the story points in the work package page (#7922)

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Release date: 04.07.2014

  • Variety of bugs from filtering fixed (#7169)
  • Accessibility bugs fixed (#10834)
  • Performance limitations when copying projects addressed (#12299)

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Release date: 17.06.2014

  • Reposman script fixed
  • Highlighting of differences in repository was fixed (#3000)
  • Accessibilty Improvements (#13610 and #13611)

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Release date: 07.05.2014

  • Content-sniffing-based XSS for attachments fixed (#1725)
  • Security vulnerabilities in various dependencies (I18n, nokogiri, rack-ssl) fixed (#7637)
  • Rails vulnerability (CVE-2014-0130, fixed in 3.2.18) fixed (#7463)

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Release date: 21.03.2014

  • Error adding Work Package fixed (#5201)
  • First Journal Entry of chiliproject issues showed incorrect diff. This was fixed ( #5322 )
  • A bug that made content of file to be displayed twice is closed (#7647 )

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Release date: 07.03.2014

  • New Design
  • Major Accessibility Improvements
  • Keyboard Shortcuts for Power Users
  • Adaptive Timeline Reports
  • Improved Work Package Functionality
  • Add work package queries as menu items to sidebar
  • Copy projects based on Templates
  • Improved Project Settings
  • Additional Account Security Features
  • Substantial Number of Bug Fixes
  • Migration to Ruby 2.1 and Rails 3.2

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