TYPO3 6.2.17

Release Notes

Version 6.2.17

This version is not supported anymore.

The TYPO3 CMS community supported from 2014-03-25 until 2017-04-04. Extended security & compatibility support (ELTS) expired on 2021-03-31.

Please consider updating to a newer version.

Release Notes for TYPO3 CMS 6.2.17

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 6.2.17 which was released on December 21st, 2015.


This release is a bug fix release.


Several regressions that had been introduced with the last versions have been fixed with these releases.



MD5 checksums

39a2be42b455f26f8c9556e166061b62  typo3_src-6.2.17.tar.gz
d7e12d20608275fef71809160e1b7121  typo3_src-6.2.17.zip


The usual upgrading procedure applies. No database updates are necessary.\ It might be required to clear all caches; the “important actions” section in the TYPO3 Install Tool offers the accordant possibility to do so.


Here is a list of what was fixed since [6.2.16](TYPO3_CMS_6.2.16 "wikilink"):

2015-12-21  b1ca8df                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 6.2.17 (TYPO3 Release Team)
2015-12-18  2c7781e  #72322          [BUGFIX] Prevent Javascript error for Flexform sections (Oliver Hader)
2015-12-17  b2b531c  #72273          [!!!][BUGFIX] Severe data-loss on workspaces publishing action (Oliver Hader)
2015-12-17  f1c4c17  #72285          [BUGFIX] DBAL: use correct default value for native connection (Melanie Kalka)
2015-12-17  dc0134b  #72291          [TASK] Extend workspace functional tests on placeholder deletion (Oliver Hader)
2015-12-17  bfa250a  #72252          [BUGFIX] substituteMarkerArrayCached() must accept special chars (Markus Klein)
2015-12-17  5c14b25  #72289          [BUGFIX] Missing check before foreach loop (Oliver Hader)
2015-12-17  e6bee88  #72265          [BUGFIX] Disclose exceptions on CLI in production context (Helmut Hummel)
2015-12-16  cc59676  #72256          [TASK] Provide labels for all log types (Anja Leichsenring)
2015-12-16  2b1e896  #72263          [BUGFIX] Empty row in table content element shows &amp;amp;nbsp; (Wouter Wolters)
2015-12-15  ae2de3c                  [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 6.2.17-dev (TYPO3 Release Team)