TYPO3 6.2.2

Release Notes

Version 6.2.2

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 6.2.2

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 6.2.2 which was released on May 6th, 2014.


This release is an important bug fix release. It fixes several regressions introduced with 6.2.1. Users of 6.2.0 and 6.2.1 are strongly encouraged to update.



MD5 checksums

f399c1a543fe8780ddb5b1d493d45390  typo3_src-6.2.2.tar.gz
cf640aad02cf559d5bf60af8c9b4c0cd  typo3_src-6.2.2.zip


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


Here is a list of what was fixed since 6.2.1:


  • [TASK] Make Flow Package HHVM compatible (#57993)
  • [BUGFIX] Solve stackoverflow in prototype in IE8 (#58187)


  • [TASK] Reduce file size of core images (#58110)

File Abstraction Layer

  • [BUGFIX] remove enableFields for sys_file_processedfile (#57906)
  • [BUGFIX] Set internalUploadMap on upload in ExtendedFileUtility (#58463)
  • [TASK] Enhance localization behavior of pages.media (#58476)
  • [BUGFIX] Enable alt and link fields for page media (#56884)
  • [BUGFIX] Media field is empty on page localization (#57488)
  • [BUGFIX] Default image title in RTE contains the file name (#58373)
  • [TASK] Keep uid / pid parameters in element browser URLs (#58005)

Importer / Exporter

  • [BUGFIX] Fix file handling in import/export module (#53552)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix exporting content elements (#58576)
  • [BUGFIX] SoftReferenceIndex support for more values in class attribute (#58484)

Install Tool

  • [BUGFIX] Use REDIRECT_ prefix as fallback for environment variables (#53188)
  • [BUGFIX] DBAL native mode: Database compare fails (#58147)
  • [BUGFIX] Upgrade Wizard: Limit FileTableSplittingUpdate to TYPO3 6.0/6.1 (#57492)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix description of userHomePath and groupHomePath (#56986)
  • [BUGFIX] Detection of image manipulation libs with open_basedir (#58466)
  • [BUGFIX] Clear all cache in install tool throws exception (#58337)
  • [BUGFIX] Remove unnecessary redirect loops for first installation (#58380)
  • [BUGFIX] Sets defaultMailFromAddress as sender for install tool e-mails (#57401)
  • [BUGFIX] checkMaximumFileUploadSize shows misleading message (#58260)

Extension Manager / Distributions

  • [CLEANUP] Extension Manager code (#57861)
  • [BUGFIX] DependencyUtility does count() on an integer (#58529)
  • [BUGFIX] saltedpasswords: Check rsaauth loading (#58504)
  • [BUGFIX] Disable removal of installed extensions (#58493)
  • [BUGFIX] Removed extension stays in PackageStates file (#53459)
  • [BUGFIX] Notification about missing impexp installation (#57375)
  • [BUGFIX] Retrieving extension fails with some PHP versions (#58418)
  • [BUGFIX] Extensionmanager does not show error messages on update failure (#56823)

Page Renderer

  • Revert “[BUGFIX] Do not reset Page Renderer on partial rendering” (fixes regressions #57919 and #58010)
  • [BUGFIX] Include RSA JS files in HTML header (#58010)
  • [TASK] Clarify reset in page renderer comment (#58581)
  • [BUGFIX] Flag compressed files to exclude from compression (#58582)


  • [BUGFIX] Fail silently in category registry (#58384)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix oddities of the CategoryRegistry (#58004)
  • [BUGFIX] Database query error for non-workspaces tables (#58180)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix TCA overrides when not cached (#58039)


  • [BUGFIX] Session cookie is not recreated on login (#57751)
  • [BUGFIX] Add l18n_parent to tt_content TCA (#26709)
  • [BUGFIX] Remove GET parameters from URLs in List module (#58257)
  • [BUGFIX] Group permissions for new pages are not set (#56393)
  • [BUGFIX] Search box list module not shown (#58526)
  • [BUGFIX] EXT:saltedpasswords remove dependency on EXT:setup (#58192, solves User settings password change locks out user if saltedpasswords is not configured to allow legacy passwords)
  • [CLEANUP] Page Module: Do hovering via CSS, not JS (#58359)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix dragging of elements in page module (#58473)
  • [BUGFIX] Flush caches in group should throw exception (#58465)
  • [BUGFIX] Page Module: wrong set layer in page module during drag and drop (#58413)
  • [TASK] Remove superfluous margin above #typo3-menu (#57098)
  • [BUGFIX] News Box in BE Login Screen not styled properly (#58362)


  • [BUGFIX] Inaccessible pages on shortcuts/PageNotFound handler (#16472)
  • [BUGFIX] Properly check existence of array item in VIDEO rendering (#57809)
  • [BUGFIX] IMAGE param stdWrap-function not working (#58420)
  • [BUGFIX] TypoScriptParser does not validate absPath (#58102)


  • [BUGFIX] Queries built by repositories don't respect MM_match_fields (#10487)
  • [BUGFIX] AbstractDomainObject _cleanProperties is array (#57244)
  • [TASK] Make includeCsh configurable in ContainerViewHelper (#58075)
  • [BUGFIX] Reimplement ranges in NumberRangeValidator (#58313)


  • [BUGFIX] ext:rsaauth cliBackend pollutes cli output (#58530)
  • [BUGFIX] Don't send HTTP headers in CLI context (#58029)
  • [BUGFIX] Remove hardcoded calling script in help controller (#58456)


  • [BUGFIX] Missing TSconfig in FE (needed for EXT:feeditadvanced) (#58338)
  • [TASK] Remove backslash for UnexpectedValueException in mod.php (#58344)
  • [TASK] Add phpdoc @var for calls to makeInstance() (#58459)
  • [BUGFIX] Wrong comment in ActionMenuViewHelper (#58166)


  • [TASK] Speed up functional tests (#58433)
  • [BUGFIX] Improve Windows support for functional tests (#57524)
  • [BUGFIX] Skip APC tests if on cli and enable_cli is off (#58451)
  • [TASK] Find functional tests automatically, optimize travis-ci (#58578)
  • [CLEANUP] Clean up functional tests (#58445)
  • [TASK] Tests: Find all tests automatically (#58533)
  • [TASK] Tests: Activate ext:rsaauth test suite (#58531)
  • [TASK] Tests: Refactor and activate dbal tests (#52527)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix broken impexp functional test (#58503)
  • [CLEANUP] Remove abandoned functional test (#58446)
  • [BUGFIX] Fix namespace of RelationTest (#58450)
  • [TASK] Remove tests no longer needed (#58416)
  • [TASK] Use composer for unit and functional tests in travis (#57971)
  • [TASK] Mitigate risk for travis-ci timeouts
  • [BUGFIX] Always convert webroot to unix styled path (#58559)