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com_connect - form and contact mailer
Saturday · July 20, 2024 · 01:44:13 AM
Good to know, thank you for testing.

Caching Problem
Thursday · July 18, 2024 · 06:05:11 PM
Thanks, Jakob! Fixed.

etc_cache: cache trying hard to be smart
Thursday · July 18, 2024 · 04:07:49 PM
Hi, thank you for this awesome plugin 🙏 I’m trying to create a dynamic cache with a filter, but the filter attribute value does not show up in the plugin UI. Here’s my code: <txp:etc_cac...

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Class ‘Trace’ not found
Thursday · July 18, 2024 · 12:07:05 PM
jakob wrote #337415: Joop, it looks like you got this working in the meantime, but I suspect it has something to do with your second installation being in the /test/ subfolder while the txpcfg['txpath'] in y...

Stanley: A very simple Textpattern theme
Thursday · July 18, 2024 · 10:04:20 AM
jakob wrote #337414: I know plugin textpacks, but can you supply custom textpacks (as a file?) for themes too? You could, but it would have to go in the lang directory and you’d have to pretend it wa...

Textpattern demo sites - stack changes, upgrades, tweaks et cetera
Tuesday · July 16, 2024 · 10:40:25 AM
Upgraded: PHP 8.4.0alpha2 Expect a bumpy ride on the PHP 8.4.0 pre-release demo as a) we get our house in order, and; b) the PHP crew get their house in order. There will be errors. Please check against known...

[phw_sandSpace], an admin theme for TXP CMS 4.7, 4.8 and 4.9-dev
Friday · July 12, 2024 · 02:09:56 AM
An update with some more fine tuning, optimisation, bug fixes and so on. Of note for code and main content focussed textarea, the use of property/values using max() or min() (e.g. block-size:max(30em, cal...

smd_calendar: complete schedule / event / calendar / diary
Thursday · July 11, 2024 · 12:58:00 PM
That sounds like it needs fixing. Leave it with me and I’ll patch it up for you. Sorry for the hassle.

Upgrading troubles ... :(
Thursday · July 11, 2024 · 05:08:45 AM
What I did: opened Presentation > Themes > four-point-eight and just saved it … bingo! Database hiccup, I think. Thanks, Jakob.

Restrict to articles with specified value for specified custom field
Thursday · July 11, 2024 · 03:58:24 AM
Can you simply avoid that specific case from reaching the tag by wrapping the entire code in an if_custom_field tag? e.g. <txp:if_custom_field name="tiirutaja_nr" value="" not> <!-- tiirutaja_nr c...

Modify plugin to give different link style
Wednesday · July 10, 2024 · 12:13:18 PM
Nice. <txp:php> global $s ; $category = parse('<txp:category />'); $count = safe_count( 'textpattern', "(`Category1` = '" . $category . "'" ." OR `Category2` = '" . $category . "')" ...

Plugin supply chain security considerations
Wednesday · July 10, 2024 · 04:02:15 AM
That was an interesting read and I agree 100% with the articles author. We had a lucky escape. Who’s to say next time we will be as lucky? The people who maintain these systems we rely should be recognise...

etc_post: post anything from the public side
Tuesday · July 9, 2024 · 11:44:32 AM
Saving published articles looks a bit inconsistent: event="article" step="edit". But you also need to append at least two (hidden?) inputs to your form or the plugin: ID=## and save=something. Probably some oth...

rvm_latin1_to_utf8 (v0.5)
Monday · July 8, 2024 · 06:41:29 AM
@Ruud: I made some updates to your other plugin rvm_utf8_to_utf8mb4. Please see that thread over there.

rvm_utf8_to_utf8mb4 (v0.3)
Monday · July 8, 2024 · 06:39:37 AM
This plugin updates pre-MySQL 5.5.3 tables to use full UTF-8 charset (utf8mb4 instead of utf8). Please follow the instructions carefully and backup the database in full prior to using it. This plugin started g...


Merge pull request #1932 from textpattern/dependabot/npm_and_yarn/ugl…
Wednesday · July 17, 2024 · 01:13:17 PM
Merge pull request #1932 from textpattern/dependabot/npm_and_yarn/uglify-js-3.19.0 Bump uglify-js from 3.18.0 to 3.19.0...

Bump uglify-js from 3.18.0 to 3.19.0
Wednesday · July 17, 2024 · 01:12:25 PM
Bump uglify-js from 3.18.0 to 3.19.0 Bumps [uglify-js](https://github.com/mishoo/UglifyJS) from 3.18.0 to 3.19.0. - [Release notes](https://github.com/mishoo/UglifyJS/releases) - [Commits](https://github.com/m...

Full stop.
Tuesday · July 16, 2024 · 11:33:09 AM
Full stop.

A bit more HISTORY
Tuesday · July 16, 2024 · 11:31:30 AM
A bit more HISTORY...

Add file upload callback suite
Tuesday · July 16, 2024 · 04:00:41 AM
Add file upload callback suite...

Latest admin theme builds
Friday · July 12, 2024 · 11:54:22 AM
Latest admin theme builds Adds a fixup for the form that appears on plugins page.

JS/jQuery updates
Friday · July 5, 2024 · 10:48:02 AM
JS/jQuery updates...

Update Registry.php
Friday · July 5, 2024 · 09:35:55 AM
Update Registry.php...

Temp remove type declarations, see #1931
Friday · July 5, 2024 · 09:34:43 AM
Temp remove type declarations, see #1931 awaiting php 7.1...

Revert "More of #1931"
Thursday · July 4, 2024 · 04:01:49 AM
Revert "More of #1931" This reverts commit 9ecf0a198512b2550fd8b8ec87130fc967b61ee3.

Partial #1931
Thursday · July 4, 2024 · 03:40:38 AM
Partial #1931 Other changes should be made in Textile...

Revert "See #1931"
Thursday · July 4, 2024 · 03:32:37 AM
Revert "See #1931" This reverts commit 4100bf9f2dbdf4059676fce521f4909a715f8540.

More of #1931
Thursday · July 4, 2024 · 03:20:34 AM
More of #1931...

See #1931
Wednesday · July 3, 2024 · 05:09:21 PM
See #1931...

Move New Plugin (Create) button outside Install Plugin block
Wednesday · July 3, 2024 · 08:33:47 AM
Move New Plugin (Create) button outside Install Plugin block...

Update Registry.php
Tuesday · July 2, 2024 · 05:26:58 PM
Update Registry.php See #1931...

DOMPurify update
Monday · July 1, 2024 · 06:01:49 AM
DOMPurify update...

Update textpattern.js
Wednesday · June 26, 2024 · 06:13:25 PM
Update textpattern.js...

Update README.md
Monday · June 17, 2024 · 12:37:09 PM
Update README.md...

CURL tweaks
Sunday · June 16, 2024 · 05:50:48 AM
CURL tweaks...


Tuesday · August 24, 2021 · 03:11:48 PM
A star rating that has 5 clickable areas shown horizontally.

Saturday · March 21, 2020 · 01:11:36 PM
Caches the outout of an url (simple GET APIs, URIs, websites etc.). It can also be used to cache dynamic pages of the own website.

Monday · March 6, 2017 · 12:34:14 AM
In its simplest form, <txp:etc_search /> acts like the built-in Textpattern search, digging articles’ title and body. But it adds a bit of logic without recurring to match="all" or match="any" attri...

Sunday · March 5, 2017 · 05:15:37 AM
wet_plugout is a plugin for Textpattern which allows the site administrator to disable all active plugins with one click of a button and re-enable the previously active set later on. This procedure is probably ...

Friday · March 3, 2017 · 01:58:45 AM
Textpattern plugin builds links to articles, images, sections and categories. wet_link is largely based on Alex Shiels’ zem_link and can be used as a drop-in replacement for that.


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Textpattern turns twenty
Saturday · February 24, 2024 · 05:06:53 PM
Twenty years ago today, on the 24th February 2004, the first public gamma of Textpattern was released. And everything was going to be alright.

Textpattern 4.8.8 released: PHP 8.1 support, security fix, and more
Monday · January 24, 2022 · 11:00:00 AM
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Textpattern CMS 4.8.8.

Textpattern 4.8.8 beta released: PHP 8.1 support, behind-the-scenes changes, and more
Saturday · January 1, 2022 · 09:16:04 AM
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Textpattern CMS 4.8.8 beta for testing.

PHP 8.1.0 × Textpattern CMS 4.8.8
Friday · November 12, 2021 · 04:00:38 AM
Team Textpattern announces our intention to release one or more beta candidates of Textpattern 4.8.8 before the production release.

Understanding languages and Textpacks in Textpattern
Monday · August 2, 2021 · 08:58:41 AM
Language string handling has evolved over the years. This overview will help site administrators and plugin authors to take advantage of the language features on offer.

Changes to system requirements for Textpattern CMS 4.9
Monday · July 5, 2021 · 07:48:45 AM
Team Textpattern announce changes to the minimum requirements for the upcoming Textpattern 4.9 release series.


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Friday · October 14, 2016 · 05:44:37 PM
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Friday · November 20, 2015 · 06:36:32 AM
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Wednesday · October 21, 2015 · 07:30:42 AM
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Wednesday · October 21, 2015 · 06:48:46 AM
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Monday · October 5, 2015 · 05:44:25 PM
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Friday · September 25, 2015 · 08:03:39 AM
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Friday · September 18, 2015 · 08:22:31 AM
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From-to copyright dates
Thursday · December 19, 2019 · 10:43:56 AM
An update to Yiannis’ article on ways of outputting from-to years in an article’s copyright notice.

Show a placeholder image when an image is missing
Saturday · June 29, 2019 · 05:53:02 PM
What happens when you delete an image via Textpattern’s Content › Images pane but the image is still used elsewhere as an article image? This tip shows you how to show a placeholder image when no i...

Embed audio files using native tags
Friday · December 28, 2018 · 03:09:27 PM
The code creates a container for audio-files which can then be embedded in the articles using short-tags.

Outputting an .ics calendar file from a Textpattern article
Tuesday · November 14, 2017 · 11:16:36 PM
Have you ever wanted your site’s visitors to be able to download the date of an event(s) to their computer’s calendar? This tip shows you how to provide a downloadable .ics files for calendar apps f...

Pick the right video embedding plugin
Tuesday · January 17, 2017 · 09:16:54 PM
A helpful comparison of the current video and media playing plugins for Textpattern from Nicolas Morand.

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