TYPO3 4.6.8

Release Notes

Version 4.6.8

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 4.6.8

This document contains information about TYPO3 version 4.6.8 which was released on April 17th 2012.


This release is a combined bug fix and security release.


Due to security issues found in the TYPO3 Core, there was a combined release of TYPO3 4.4.15, 4.5.15 and 4.6.8.\ Find more details in the security bulletin: <https://typo3.org/teams/security/security-bulletins/typo3-core/typo3-core-sa-2012-002/&gt;



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


Here is a list of what was fixed since [4.6.7](TYPO3_4.6.7 "wikilink"):

2012-04-17  7bec4f3                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 4.6.8 (TYPO3 v4 Release Team)
2012-04-17  e894089  #34348          [SECURITY] XSS in exception handler (Oliver Klee)
2012-04-17  da929e3                  [TASK] Raise submodule pointer (TYPO3 v4 Release Team)
2012-04-15  4fb406e  #36027          [BUGFIX] Localisation update doesn&#039;t work (Sebastian Fischer)
2012-04-14  a444816  #34742          [TASK] Change hardcoded URL to constant (dkd-egerer Sascha Egerer)
2012-04-14  32017dc  #33497,#34897   [BUGFIX] t3lib_http_Request can not be loaded in frontend (Philipp Gampe)
2012-04-13  efe107e  #34923          [BUGFIX] Hardcoded variable in CookieJar.php (Philipp Gampe)
2012-04-12  f1bb34c  #32581          [BUGFIX] Slider doesn&#039;t work in IE9 (Jigal van Hemert)
2012-04-12  88135a6  #35202          [BUGFIX] Fix the unit tests to work with PHPUnit 3.6 (Oliver Klee)
2012-04-12  f68a85e  #34860,#33685   [BUGFIX] Results from live search and opendocs can&#039;t be opened (Stefan Galinski)
2012-04-12  fbde347  #35905          [BUGFIX] Failing test in autoloader with phpunit 3.6 (Christian Kuhn)
2012-04-12  fed2e3c  #35897          [BUGFIX] Failing test in caching framework memcache backend (Christian Kuhn)
2012-04-11  87e9436  #35847          [BUGFIX] t3lib_div::getUrl() providing wrong error information (Ingo Renner)
2012-04-11  7825e7a  #35272          [BUGFIX] Enable XClassing of t3lib_install by replacing new (Kay Strobach)
2012-04-11  51d1dcf  #35126          [BUGFIX] Use state &quot;excludeFromUpdates&quot; in update check (Jigal van Hemert)
2012-04-10  e1c402f  #35257          [BUGFIX] ext_icon.gif for EXT:impexp (Georg Ringer)
2012-04-08  f4e9e59  #34695          [BUGFIX] missing parameter for implode (Jigal van Hemert)
2012-04-05  80946db  #31831          [BUGFIX] &quot;Allowed excludefields&quot; misses non-tt_content FlexForms (Kai Vogel)
2012-04-05  bd038d6  #32517          [BUGFIX] Set filename to downloaded resource in t3lib_compressor (Morton Jonuschat)
2012-03-29  2df8eda  #34625          [BUGFIX] preg_spliti should be preg_split (Georg Ringer)
2012-03-28  25f666b                  [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 4.6.8-dev (TYPO3 v4 Release Team)
2012-03-28  ab955f2                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 4.6.7 (TYPO3 v4 Release Team)