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Release info

Created by: drumm
Created on: 30 Apr 2009 at 00:17 UTC
Last updated: 30 Apr 2009 at 00:40 UTC
Core compatibility: 5.x
Release type: Security update, Bug fixes

Release notes

The seventeenth maintenance and security release of the Drupal 5 series. Only fixes for security vulnerabilities and other bugs have been committed. New features are only being added to the forthcoming Drupal 7.0 release.

This release fixes security vulnerabilities. Sites are urged to upgrade immediately after reading the security announcement:

In addition to this security vulnerability, the following bugs have been fixed since the 5.15 release:

  • #150851 by pwolanin and chx: different radio buttons in the same set should have different HTML id values (XHTML validity fix). Backport #367689 by gollyg.
  • #335741 by electricmonk. Do not recurse over non-objects.
  • #287725 by mantyla. Sort by mid to avoid inconsistencies when multiple menu items exist for a node.
  • 174940 by gpk: avoid calling up the full Drupal bootstrap for nonexistent favicon.ico. Backport by matt@antinomia.
  • #112887 by ged3000. Adding Newfoundland DST
  • #401494 by andypost. Correctly clear menu cache.
  • #396224 by pwolanin: Further harden template file name discovery
  • #395086 by Freso: call trim() before truncate_utf8() in comment module for better quality truncation.
  • #197864 by vito_swat, alpritt, Murz, catch: Use hook_term_path() in forum module instead of hook_link_alter(); simplfies code, improves performance and compatibility.


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