TYPO3 6.2.8

Release Notes

Version 6.2.8

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 6.2.8

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 6.2.8 which was released on December 8th, 2014.


This release is a bug fix release.




MD5 checksums

50cbef4c4ea8bea83c73a62187676a19  typo3_src-6.2.8.tar.gz
980a7253157cf53d55d824ae7ebd9617  typo3_src-6.2.8.zip


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


Here is a list of what was fixed since [6.2.7](TYPO3_CMS_6.2.7 "wikilink"):

2014-12-08  88a5b02                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 6.2.8 (TYPO3 Release Team)
2014-12-08  44a348f  #24481          [BUGFIX] Render favicon tag only if file exists (Sascha Egerer)
2014-12-08  90f7166  #63660          [BUGFIX] Tiny syntax errors in jsfunc.inline.js (Oliver Hader)
2014-12-08  609fa96  #62676          [BUGFIX] Follow up: Escape element ID before used in jQuery selector (Alexander Opitz)
2014-12-08  1acc5bd  #63649          [BUGFIX] Properly define constant in CliBootstrap (Markus Klein)
2014-12-08  22fc23e  #63629          [BUGFIX] Better caching of TSconfig in BackendUtility for bulk inserts (Stephan Großberndt)
2014-12-08  8b233ec  #32436          [FEATURE] Column of extension&#039;s last update (Zbigniew Jacko)
2014-12-08  31222b5  #61095          [TASK] feedit: Bring back editNoPopup (Paul Golmann)
2014-12-07  3050c19  #51901          [BUGFIX] No RTE Transformation for subtype_value_field-fields of plugins (Tim Lochmueller)
2014-12-07  5703206  #55893          [BUGFIX] orphan_records show extension manager tables (Tim Lochmueller)
2014-12-07  e39d36b  #63646          [CLEANUP] Fix return type of PathUtility::stripPathSitePrefix (Helmut Hummel)
2014-12-06  95821f4  #63625          [TASK] Update to phpunit 4.4 (Christian Kuhn)
2014-12-06  7d7cda3  #59382          [BUGFIX] Redirect on direct access to overlaid mountpoint (Alexander Stehlik)
2014-12-05  8e1e0e5  #63364          [BUGFIX] Properly check permissions with read only file mounts (Helmut Hummel)
2014-12-04  dae24a6  #62527          [BUGFIX] Ignore non-integer values for type in redirects (Björn Fromme)
2014-12-04  aa95a4f  #62967          [BUGFIX] Exclude CDATA from t3lib_parsehtml-&gt;XHTML_clean (Nicole Cordes)
2014-12-04  ed766a8  6.2             [BUGFIX] Hide empty settings in user settings (Markus Klein)
2014-12-04  56730ee  #58145          [BUGFIX] Linkvalidator: Improve tolerance on HEAD-request error (Stefan Weißwange)
2014-12-04  e1dac9e  #63552          [FOLLOWUP][BUGFIX] objectManager-&gt;create is removed but still in use (Stefan Neufeind)
2014-12-04  8680cbe  #63025          [FOLLOWUP][BUGFIX] Allow frontend requests from different document root (Markus Klein)
2014-12-04  74272c4  #63025          [BUGFIX] Allow frontend requests from different document root (Helmut Hummel)
2014-12-04  6636404  #63552          [BUGFIX] objectManager-&gt;create is removed but still in use (Wouter Wolters)
2014-12-03  e01be07  #63546          [TASK] Remove unselected languages in LocalConfiguration (Andreas Fernandez)
2014-12-03  0c3b550  #45741          [BUGFIX] GeneralUtility::getUrl() fails to process redirects sometimes (Dmitry Dulepov)
2014-12-03  c6f91fb  #63286          [BUGFIX] Fix option to disable direct file upload (Steffen Müller)
2014-12-03  2ac3e6f  #60322          [TASK] TS path next to error msg in obj-browser (Philipp Kitzberger)
2014-12-03  474399a  #57712          [BUGFIX] Accessibility bypass in dt for menu with abstract (Alexander Stehlik)
2014-12-02  b0b2802  #63535          [BUGFIX] Fix wrong phpdoc for extbase plugin types (Markus Klein)
2014-12-01  bf17a3f  #62676          [BUGFIX] Escape element ID before used in jQuery selector (Roland Waldner)
2014-12-01  072a505  #63321          [BUGFIX] Add missing htmlspecialchars() or quoteJSvalue() (Stefan Neufeind)
2014-12-01  6b085ec  #62986          [BUGFIX] Do workspace overlay for not translated file meta data (Helmut Hummel)
2014-11-30  8d1b627  #63460          [BUGFIX] Fix HTML structure for buttons in EM (Markus Klein)
2014-11-30  4a46e15  #63449          [BUGFIX] Correct message when language is missing (Jigal van Hemert)
2014-11-27  25c5808  #63369          [TASK] Add missing closing quote in phpDoc (Wouter Wolters)
2014-11-27  2353ef2  #63367          [BUGFIX] StandaloneView must not require ucfirst file names (Markus Klein)
2014-11-27  32c8ba2  #63372          [CLEANUP] StandaloneViewTest needs some love (Markus Klein)
2014-11-27  fdec403                  [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 6.2.8-dev (TYPO3 Release Team)