TYPO3 8.7.3

Release Notes

Version 8.7.3

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Release Notes for TYPO3 CMS 8.7.3

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 8.7.3 which was released on July 4th, 2017.


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



SHA256 checksums

f354b2abb6a694e4dc521fa19936097a4acde504edadee86cfdc2b20ca0153bd  typo3_src-8.7.3.tar.gz
4eeb380601b1b90166cee3bcf6e60431d953e5c48a8eef0cae5a30502de515d8  typo3_src-8.7.3.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.

Make sure to clear your browser caches and App Data after upgrading.


Here is a list of what was fixed since [8.7.2](TYPO3_CMS_8.7.2 "wikilink"):

  • 0356a94c3e [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 8.7.3
  • 143de0e330 [TASK] Upgade CKEDITOR to 4.7.1
  • abf8691c23 [BUGFIX] Make sure correct data types are passed around in RefIndex
  • 981a5b11b8 [BUGFIX] Remove not working CDATA usage in JS template file
  • 0e005cccee [BUGFIX] Fix typo in "Recently updated pages" menu description
  • c162474a1b [BUGFIX] Copying workspace version record fails
  • 307b375281 [BUGFIX] Allow whitespaces in list of file extensions
  • 4d1eb1537b [BUGFIX] Correct the replace section of sysext:lang
  • d658d52d70 [TASK] Have LICENSE.txt in all core exts
  • 121dbbddb7 [BUGFIX] Initialize uploadfolder key for TCA group file_reference
  • b3316347ac [BUGFIX] Fully initialize ContentObjectRenderer in HtmlViewHelper
  • a7859e5df4 [BUGFIX] Fix namespace of PHPUnit exception
  • 2ecb3e86ce [BUGFIX] iconIdentifier for custom system information panel items
  • 82255e4488 [BUGFIX] travis-ci: Have DE locale
  • 1238d43c6e [TASK] typo3/testing-framework 1.1 brings phpunit 6.2
  • 0021961a46 [TASK] Update some require-dev dependencies
  • b71c2b6e38 [TASK] bamboo: Run 8.7 after master nightly
  • 4889b0ede5 [TASK] bamboo 8.7 test specs and pgsql install test
  • f849ec43ed [TASK] Raise testing-framework to 1.0.9
  • 985774eb4f [BUGFIX] Add missing frontend context check when fetching view configuration
  • ee2b45ed79 [TASK] Functional test for tt_content rendering
  • a8e7c54aa0 [TASK] Raise typo3/testing-framework to 1.0.8
  • 81d208cf5e [BUGFIX] Fix namespace of SaltedPasswordsUtility in documentation
  • 7efc3141e0 [BUGFIX] Stabilize a flaky unit test
  • e58eacdacf [BUGFIX] Fix checking config.metaCharset with uppercase letters
  • 246f156933 [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 8.7.3-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/8.7.3/tar.gz
wget --content-disposition https://get.typo3.org/8.7.3/tar.gz.sig
gpg --verify typo3_src-8.7.3.tar.gz.sig typo3_src-8.7.3.tar.gz