TYPO3 7.6.20

Release Notes

Version 7.6.20

This version is not supported anymore.

The TYPO3 CMS community supported from 2015-11-10 until 2018-11-27. Extended security & compatibility support (ELTS) expired on 2022-11-30.

Please consider updating to a newer version.

Release Notes for TYPO3 CMS 7.6.20

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 7.6.20 which was released on July 4th, 2017.


This version is a maintenance release and contains bug fixes only.



SHA256 checksums

7c930d86f5fa8d8a97b562dc9b90c8a1a486f1be7b4a91188c8aab3fe40dae17  typo3_src-7.6.20.tar.gz
198aa0aeaa82a3b56ac0eff2a88fd537a5791394584c1e5f0a0a9e2289170410  typo3_src-7.6.20.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 [7.6.19](TYPO3_CMS_7.6.19 "wikilink"):

  • ecb6538c23 [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 7.6.20
  • 3f2227d233 [BUGFIX] Correct the replace section of sysext:lang
  • a928f30c02 [BUGFIX] Fully initialize ContentObjectRenderer in HtmlViewHelper
  • 2ed9d0b71e [BUGFIX] Validate FormEngine fields on load
  • 4980a61478 [TASK] bamboo 7.6 test specs and pgsql install test * e4c0a1b726 [BUGFIX] Fix namespace of `SaltedPasswordsUtility` in documentation\
  • 5fcc996dfd [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 7.6.20-dev

Package Signatures

TYPO3 Release Packages (the downloadable tarballs and zip files) as well as Git tags are signed using PGP signatures during the automated release process. Besides that, MD5 and SHA2-256 hashes are being generated for these files. Find more details on verifying signatures and hashes in the infrastructure guide.

Download GPG signed release README.md file

Example of verifying integrity of tar.gz package of current release:

wget --content-disposition https://get.typo3.org/7.6.20/tar.gz
wget --content-disposition https://get.typo3.org/7.6.20/tar.gz.sig
gpg --verify typo3_src-7.6.20.tar.gz.sig typo3_src-7.6.20.tar.gz