TYPO3 4.5.18

Release Notes

Version 4.5.18

This version is not supported anymore.

The TYPO3 CMS community supported from 2011-02-02 until 2011-10-25. Extended security & compatibility support (ELTS) expired on 2014-10-25.

Please consider updating to a newer version.

Release Notes for TYPO3 4.5.18

This document contains information about TYPO3 version 4.5.18 which was released on August 8th 2012.


This release is a bug fix release.



MD5 checksums

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The usual upgrading procedure applies. No database updates are necessary.


Here is a list of what was fixed since [4.5.17](TYPO3_4.5.17 "wikilink"):

  • [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 4.5.18
  • [BUGFIX] Pass \$fieldName when processing FlexForm DS in t3lib_transferData (#39527)
  • [BUGFIX] t3lib_db - expects parameter 1 to be resource, boolean given (#39509)
  • [BUGFIX] Suggest Wizard crashes in Frontend Editing (#25079)
  • [BUGFIX] unlink issues warnings for lock files (#32282)
  • [BUGFIX] IRRE childs don't expand in Internet Explorer (#38849)
  • [BUGFIX] t3lib_db::exec_SELECTgetRows method annotation (#39417)
  • [BUGFIX] Properly check disabled versioning within tcemain (#33625)
  • [BUGFIX] PHP warnings may show up in the List module (#22152)
  • [BUGFIX] Shell command arguments are not escaped (#31278)
  • [BUGFIX] RTE transformation transforms LF/CR between div and hr into space (#26815)
  • [BUGFIX] Exclude E_STRICT on PHP 5.4 and unify error reporting (#38691)
  • [TASK] Always return a boolean in t3lib_div::validPathStr (#38604)
  • [TASK] Improve error message of “broken rootline” (#33082)
  • [BUGFIX] Formmail doesn't always use correct character set (#28684)
  • [BUGFIX] \$_EXTCONF was not filled in ext_tables.php (#38927)
  • [BUGFIX] stdWrap numRows fails due to wrong SELECT clause (#34152)
  • [TASK] Raise submodule pointer
  • [BUGFIX] QT movies prefixed abusively in Media CE (#39026)
  • [BUGFIX] Send sane HTTP response in showpic on error (#39052)
  • [BUGFIX] Unnecessary warning in css_styled_content (division by zero) (#36777)
  • [BUGFIX] datepicker does not set current time as default (#33629)
  • [BUGFIX] Drag&Drop inside the root page of the pagetree isn't possible (#24626)
  • [BUGFIX] Check if user is allowed to paste page to pagetree (#33546)
  • [BUGFIX] Add rootline workspace overlay for backend_layouts. (#36313)
  • [BUGFIX] accessibilityWrap ignores simple value (#38791)
  • [BUG] t3lib_div::getFilesInDir order differs from order in File list (#18771)
  • [BUGFIX] RTE: Importing google webfonts breaks style sheet parsing (#36316)
  • [BUGFIX] E_DEPRECATED does not exist in PHP 5.2 (#38645)
  • [BUGFIX] RTE spellcheck issue on Windows server (#36438)
  • [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 4.5.18-dev


  • [BUGFIX] Don't create caches twice (#37641)