The Joomla! Project announces the immediate availability of Joomla 1.5.14 [Wojmamni ama naiki]. This release contains fixes for two material bugs that were introduced in version 1.5.13 and one low level security issue. Instead of waiting for a normal 6 to 8-week release cycle, this release is being made available to users now. It has been eight days since Joomla 1.5.13 was released on July 22, 2009.
The Development Working Group's goal is to continue to provide regular, frequent updates to the Joomla community.
Please note that you should always backup your site before upgrading.
Check the Joomla 1.5.14 Post-Release FAQs to see if there are important items and helpful hints discovered after the release.
If you have modified core template overrides, please be sure to back them up before upgrading.
One low-level security issue was fixed in this release:
- Low Priority - Core - com_mailto Timeout. More information »
For additional information, visit the Joomla Security Center.
- Fixed error message in Media Manager (17319)
- No modules issues were fixed for this release
- Fixed callback error message in TinyMCE editor (17323)
- No legacy issues were fixed for this release
- No template issues were fixed for this release
- No language issues were fixed for this release
- No administrator issues were fixed for this release
- No system issues were fixed for this release
Statistics for the 1.5.14 release period:
- Joomla 1.5.14 contains:
- 2 issues fixed in SVN
- 2 commits
- Tracker activity resulted in a net increase of 14 active issues:
- 28 new reports
- 12 closed
- 2 fixed in SVN
- At the time the 1.5.14 release was packaged, the tracker had 202 active issues:
- 99 open
- 68 confirmed
- 35 pending
Joomla! Bug Squad
Thanks to the Joomla Bug Squad for their dedicated efforts investigating reports, fixing problems, and applying patches to Joomla. If you find a bug in Joomla, please report it on the 1.5 Bug Tracker.
Active members of the Joomla Bug Squad during this last release cycle include: Ian MacLennan and Mark Dexter co-coordinators; Airton Torres, Amy Stephen, Dennis Hermacki, Elin Waring, Ercan Ozkaya, Flavia Tarzwell, Gergő Erdősi, Hannes Papenberg, Jennifer Nodwell, Joe Palmer, Kevin Devine, Klas Berlič, Marieke van der Tuin, Marijke Stuivenberg, Marius van Rijnsoever, Mark Smeed, Mati Kochen, Ole Bang Ottosen, Pete Nurse, Rajesh Dhanusu, Samuel Moffatt, Shantanu Bala, Jean-Marie Simonet, and Andrew Rose.