Working through the concerns of our community

March 31st, 2017

This is a joint statement from project lead Dries Buytaert and Megan Sanicki, Drupal Association Executive Director. Over the last week, the Drupal community has been in a debate over the various decisions made by us in relation to long-time Drupal developer Larry Garfield. As with any such decisions, and especially due to the circumstances…

Joomla! 3.7.0 Beta4 Released

March 31st, 2017

After a longer time frame than expected, we are nearly back on track with the Beta4 release. Some recent events took more time. One of these was the removal of the router feature, you can get more information here. Many people have been working on fixing and testing lots of small bugs to make the…

Joomla! 3 Retiring as Joomla! 4 Comes to Life

March 31st, 2017

In a few weeks, Joomla! 3.7 will be released. We have also finalised our roadmap for the remainder of the 3.x series and have marked Joomla! 3.9 as the final release of the series.

2017 Drupal Association at-large election winner announced

March 27th, 2017

The staff and board of the Drupal Association would like to congratulate our newest board member: Ryan Szrama. Thank you, Ryan, for stepping forward to serve the Drupal community. On behalf of the community I also want to thank the 13 candidates who put themselves out there in service of Drupal and nominated themselves. We are…

Angular 4.0.0 Now Available

March 24th, 2017

Angular version 4.0.0 – invisible-makeover – is now available. This is a major release following our announced adoption of Semantic Versioning, and is backwards compatible with 2.x.x for most applications. We are very excited to share this release with the community, as it includes some major improvements and functionality that we have been working on…

A Statement from the Executive Director

March 24th, 2017

We understand that there is uncertainty and concern in the Drupal community about project founder, Dries Buytaert, asking Larry Garfield to leave the Drupal community, and about the Drupal Association removing Larry’s DrupalCon sessions and ending his term as track chair. We want to be clear that the decision to remove Larry’s DrupalCon session and…

Statement about the new Router feature for 3.7.0

March 23rd, 2017

Some weeks ago we published the information that we are looking into the router code. Since then we have checked with a team of developers the code for the new router. The initial reason was an issue about it not responding to invalid URLs with the 404. Here we would like to share the reasons…

What’s new in Chromium 57 and Opera 44

March 22nd, 2017

Opera 44 (based on Chromium 57) for Mac, Windows, Linux is out! To find out what’s new for users, see our Desktop blog. Here’s what it means for web developers. CSS Grid CSS Grid is now available. CSS Grid supports a two-dimensional grid-based layout system, optimized for responsive user interface design. Elements within the grid…

jQuery 3.2.1 Is Now Available, With Some Hotfixes

March 20th, 2017

jQuery 3.2.1 is now available! This release comes with some hotfixes for regressions that were introduced in the 3.2.0 build four days ago. We wanted to release this patch as quickly as possible to squash any bugs you may have experienced when upgrading. The most significant one had to do with retrieving width or height…

Goodbye Project Applications, Hello Security Advisory Opt-in

March 18th, 2017

Any user on who has accepted our Git usage policy may now create full projects with releases. This is a big change in policy for the Drupal project, representing an evolution of the contribution ecosystem in the past half a decade. What was the Project Application Process? Ever since the days when Drupal’s code…