TYPO3 4.6.1

Release Notes

Version 4.6.1

This version is not supported anymore.

The TYPO3 CMS community supported from 2011-10-25 until 2012-04-23. Extended security & compatibility support (ELTS) expired on 2015-04-23.

Please consider updating to a newer version.

Release Notes for TYPO3 4.6.1

This document contains information about TYPO3 version 4.6.1 which was released on November 22th 2011.


This version is a maintenance release and contains bug fixes only.



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 4.6.0:


  • [BUGFIX] Log date picker broken (#31450)
  • [BUGFIX] Options checkboxes are hidden in BE admin user form (#30492)


  • [TASK] Update ADOdb library to version 5.14 (#31486)
  • [TASK][!!!] Replaces die() calls with RuntimeException (#31826)


  • [BUGFIX] Make SignalSlot Dispatcher a singleton (#31950)
  • [BUGFIX] DateTime properties are not mapped correctly (#31345)
  • [BUGFIX] Make changed action resolving backwards compatible (#31322)

Further reading: Extension's ChangeLog

Extension Manager

  • [BUGFIX] EM: Confusing error message when uploading an extension to TER that is not registered (#31309)


  • [BUGFIX] TextboxViewHelper does not return anything (#31331)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix version dependency for extbase
  • [BUGFIX] Fix PHP Warnings in Unit Tests

Further reading: Extension's ChangeLog


  • [BUGFIX] Handling file upload fields is broken (#31085)

Install Tool

  • [BUGFIX] Install tool stays open if ENABLE_INSTALL_TOOL is not writable (#29674)


  • [BUGFIX] alt_doc.php uses deleted alternative page languages for translations (#31379)
  • [BUGFIX] Disambiguate labels in exclude fields list (#25236)
  • [BUGFIX] XLIFF: Invalid handling of overlays for unavailable language (#31353)
  • [BUGFIX] Empty text with non-localizable label key (#31347)


  • [BUGFIX][!!!] Slider wizard misuses “max” property (#31724)

Workspaces & Versioning

  • [BUGFIX] Error after hide/show element in list module (#20598)

Other Bugs/Tasks

  • [BUGFIX] Error in the pageNotFound_handling with USER_FUNCTION (#31839)
  • [BUGFIX] Vimeo mediawizardprovider needs new syntax (#31661)
  • [BUGFIX] magic_quotes_gpc does not exist anymore in PHP 5.4 (#30083)
  • [TASK] Add missing tslib_content_abstract::getContentObject() (#30994)
  • [BUGFIX] JS error on initialization of RTE extension plugin (#31498)