phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

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phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

Post by Marc » Sat Dec 01, 2018 6:10 pm

Release highlights
  • Bug fixes
    • BBCode parsing fatal error - PHP fatal error encountered when calling generate_text_for_display() more than once on a page
    • Assets version not appended to JS files - For some JS files that were included with INCLUDEJS, the assets version was not appended
    • Missing cast for variable in PHP 7.1+ - The maximum execution time was not properly cast to integer on the ACP extensions page
The packages can be downloaded from our downloads page as well es our package archive. Please test the packages to the full extent, so we can have a stable final release.
Thanks for testing,

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Re: phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

Post by P_I » Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:36 pm

Downloaded full package. Previous board version is 3.2.4 (on PHP 7.0.32 (CentOS 7.x).

Followed Knowledge Base - Updating 3.2.x and sanity tested post install. So far so good.

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Re: phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

Post by lopoto » Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:34 am

:ugeek: So far so good

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Re: phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

Post by Solidjeuh » Mon Dec 03, 2018 11:50 pm

Updated from 3.2.4 to 3.2.5-RC1 went perfect!
Used the full package.

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Re: phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

Post by 3Di » Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:26 am

I do confirm.

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Re: phpBB 3.2.5-RC1 released

Post by Lady_G » Thu Dec 06, 2018 2:35 am

I have successfully updated from 3.2.4 to 3.2.5-RC1, but I have a concern about the cache/ directory.

Test environment: localhost
Database: PostgreSQL 9.2.23, size: 27 GB
PHP: 7.1.22
OS: Fedora Linux release 28
CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.60GHz (8 core) - desktop for testing
Memory driver in config.php: $acm_type = 'memcache';

After the full package install, I cleared the cache using php bin/phpbbcli.php cache:purge. A cache/production directory and index.htm remained, both are owned by apache.

During my previous upgrade from 3.2.3 to 3.2.4, there was no problem with localhost testing. When I installed the upgrade on my production server, I encountered a blank screen. I manually cleared the cache/ from the command line (rm -rf *) and the upgrade was successful.

My production server is CentOS Linux release 7.4.1708 (Core), which may explain why it acted differently than my localhost testing.

I have had this problem prior to 3.2.4, which is why I knew what to do. I expect this problem to repeat for 3.2.5.

I know that I have discussed this before in the phpBB general forum, but I can't find the info nor can I find it in a bug report.

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