WCMS 3.2.8 release

Friday, August 25, 2023

Release notes


  • added a "Waterloo Events" listing block, to display content from the Waterloo Events site
  • added support for banners using local videos (Vimeo support still to come)
  • added support for "single page" style banners
  • added two new "faded background" style banners, replacing the placeholder for "home page" style banners


  • made catalog search work when the catalog title has characters or words that are automatically modified or removed from the URL
  • fixed an issue where authentication-required sites would intermittently not show the login page to unauthenticated users
  • fixed an issue where logging into an authentication-required page would intermittently redirect to the wrong destination after logging in
  • fixed an issue where users could not be edited on sites that were created before the local password policy was enabled
  • fixed an issue where users could not edit an expand/collapse block if an invalid entry was present
  • added additional validation to expand/collapse blocks to prevent adding an invalid entry
  • prevented administrators from selecting invalid global menu options
  • updated and added to automated tests
  • updated multiple contrib modules

Theming changes

  • fixed section spacing not displaying when using the contacts content type
  • made an event's iCal link be visible on the layout builder page
  • ensured the search box is the same width in Safari as it is in other browsers

Migration fixes

  • ensured extra options for facts and figures migrate over
  • added MailChimp block migration
  • ensured all possible attributes and settings of forms migrate over
  • ensured migrated promo items show the header unless set to not do so