TYPO3 7.6.9

Release Notes

Version 7.6.9

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 7.6.9

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 7.6.9 which was released on May 24th, 2016.


This release is a regression fix release for TYPO3 CMS [7.6.8](TYPO3_CMS_7.6.8 "wikilink") which contained critical security fixes.



MD5 checksums

7da85e4e7cc2908c1ccd9b0ce58ecb2e  typo3_src-7.6.9.tar.gz
5ca12f8cddb357ad3592710b5ddbeff7  typo3_src-7.6.9.zip

SHA256 checksums

624576cd5910d31e21bdf267d55dcfa649d7684fa0b58251b97cbe227f7b930c  typo3_src-7.6.9.tar.gz
a7d97e18b1be7d28dcffb146f3df55115cee3f6e9093ab5659f6d03f0becc361  typo3_src-7.6.9.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 [7.6.8](TYPO3_CMS_7.6.8 "wikilink"):

2016-05-24  9de685d                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 7.6.9 (TYPO3 Release Team)
2016-05-24  4d26d1e  #76278          [BUGFIX] Allow non critical request arguments with @ (Helmut Hummel)
2016-05-24  b736365                  [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 7.6.9-dev (TYPO3 Release Team)

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/7.6.9/tar.gz
wget --content-disposition https://get.typo3.org/7.6.9/tar.gz.sig
gpg --verify typo3_src-7.6.9.tar.gz.sig typo3_src-7.6.9.tar.gz