Release Plan

Release 2.1.3

The next patch/bugfix release of Foswiki will be 2.1.3
  • Development target: 15 Aug 2016
  • Release Candidate: TBD (Install onto
  • General Availability: TBD
  • Released from: Release02x00 branch

Release 2.2

The next minor release of Foswiki will be 2.2
  • Feature Freeze: 1 Sep 2016
  • Release from: master
  • Beta start: TBD
  • Release target: TBD
Topic Summary Developer CurrentState
AddBacklinksToQuery Make faster Backlinks possible JulianLevens AcceptedProposal
AddDefaultWebName Add configuration parameter {HomeWebName} MichaelDaum AcceptedProposal
AddFormatControlToSearchChanges Add some formatting control to the $changes() search token. GeorgeClark AcceptedProposal
Tasks.Item1390 Tasks.Item9464 Tasks.Item13995
AddNoProxyFeature Add a 'NoProxy' configuration option to Foswiki::Net MichaelDaum AcceptedProposal
AddPasswordManagementFunctions Add way to disable and expire passwords, and expire accounts. GeorgeClark AcceptedProposal
AddRegistrationTokenToUserinfo Add $registration token to USERINFO MichaelDaum AcceptedProposal
AddTakeOutPutBackBlocksToFunc Add takeOut / putBack calls to Func GeorgeClark AcceptedProposal
ConfigurableCookieNamesAndPaths Make cookie path and names configurable GeorgeClark AcceptedProposal
ConfigurableURLIncludes It would be really helpful if URL includes could be enabled for only certain domains. MichaelDaum AcceptedProposal
ContinueCanonicalSCRIPTURLDev Continue extending the canonical form of the SCRIPT / PUB URL macros GeorgeClark UnderConstruction
Tasks.Item13795 Item14339
ImplementAdditiveTopicACLs Implement "additive" Topic level ACLs GeorgeClark ReadyToMerge
MoveQueryPathParsingIntoFoswikiRequest Make Foswiki::Request responsible for parsing the query path and identifying the Web, Topic & Attachment. GeorgeClark MergedToCore
RemoveHomegrownFoswikiNetCode Remove the homegrown Foswiki::Net code that GeorgeClark MergedToCore
SplitArgumentsinMAKETEXT Allow passing MAKETEXT's placeholder arguments separately JanKrueger MergedToCore
SupportAllMacrosInTemplateTopics Support all macros in template topics CrawfordCurrie ReadyToMerge
TopicDisplayName Let topics have a display title MichaelDaum AcceptedProposal
UseRelativeLinksByDefault Templates and Topics should use SCRIPTURLPATH GeorgeClark AcceptedProposal

Candidates for 2.2 need further investigation / consideration

Topic Summary Developer CurrentState Concerns
AddOptionalDescriptionToAccessDeniedTemplate Add some optional verbiage to the Access Denied message. GeorgeClark UnderInvestigation
EnableFriendlyAttributeParser Enable an old feature that has limited exposure. GeorgeClark UnderInvestigation
PreventRedundantFileReadsInStore Prevent redundant file reads in store MichaelDaum UnderInvestigation

Future Release

The following proposals have been accepted but are slotted for some future release - to be determined.

Topic Summary Developer CurrentState
EasyDevelopment Fast VM developer environment with Vagrant provisioning JulianLevens, OlivierRaginel AcceptedProposal
ImproveBulkRegistration Make bulk registration a bit easier to set up and use GeorgeClark UnderConstruction
OOConfigSpecsFormat Utilizing pure Perl for config specs. VadimBelman UnderConstruction
PreferenceValuesInDifferentContexts Retrieve preference values in different contexts CrawfordCurrie AcceptedProposal
Topic revision: r98 - 30 May 2016, GeorgeClark - This page was cached on 08 Apr 2017 - 01:47.

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