TYPO3 6.2.29

Release Notes

Version 6.2.29

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 6.2.29

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 6.2.29 which was released on November 22nd, 2016.


This release is a combined bug fix and security release.


Find more details in the security bulletins:



MD5 checksums

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SHA256 checksums

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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 [6.2.28](TYPO3_CMS_6.2.28 "wikilink"):

2016-11-22  ac6877b                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 6.2.29 (TYPO3 Release Team)
2016-11-22  5b9a2b4  #78557          [SECURITY] Prevent unnecessary unserialize in SuggestWizard (Nicole Cordes)
2016-11-22  4a98563  #73453          [SECURITY] Disallow invalid encoding in GeneralUtility::validPathStr (Benni Mack)
2016-11-18  a61499f  #78703          [BUGFIX] Use GeneralUtility::getUrl in DocumentationService-&gt;fetchDocument (Claus Due)
2016-11-18  354b01b  #78739          [BUGFIX] Update session id in user property (Helmut Hummel)
2016-11-15  ee1ef6a  #76153          [BUGFIX] Catch exceptions while dumping a file (Frans Saris)
2016-11-13  83ab00a  #78238          [BUGFIX] Bind the cHash to the id of the &quot;real&quot; page (Helmut Hummel)
2016-11-10  3980012  #78526          [BUGFIX] Use page uid instead of alias for cHash calculation (Helmut Hummel)
2016-11-07  45e138c  #71340          [TASK] Provide documentation Settings.cfg (Gernot Schulmeister)
2016-11-05  a861b18  #78540          [BUGFIX] Load ext_emconf information in extension installation (Nicole Cordes)
2016-11-01  0c4a74e                  [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 6.2.29-dev (TYPO3 Release Team)