New about the friendica core, mostly about updates.
Hey everyone, we have just branched off a release candidate branch for the next stable release of Friendica to focus on testing the code and fixing the final problem. For this to succeed, we’d like to ask you to test the 3.6-rc code on your node if you like. This branch is for the final […]
Soon we will merge a change into the develop branch that will affect the way that the system is updated. By now it was enough to call “git pull” to get the newest code. When you are on the “develop” branch you will now have to execute a second command after this pull. For a […]
As part of reworking the code base there today changes in the development branch landed, that require some manual configuration changes. If you are using the development branch, and have pulled the latest code from github (everything after the PR The poller is now the worker and we have a “scripts” folder #3920) you need to […]
Dear Federation, the Friendica team is pleased to announce the release of Friendica *Asparagus* 3.5.4. This release is a hotfix release for a bug that was overlooked in the 3.5.3rc phase during saving searches to the users side menu. It also includes fixes to smaller issues we had with relocating accounts from one node of […]
Dear Federation, the Friendica DevTeam is pleased to announce the release of Friendica *Asparagus* 3.5.3. Aside of the ongoing performance enhancements and code refractoring, some note worthy changes in this release: We ironed out some problems with the federation towards Mastodon and enhanced Diaspora and OStatus federation, as well as the bridges to other systems. […]
Dear Federation, we are pleased to announce the immedeate availability of Friendica “Asparagus” 3.5.2. The main focus of the last few months’ work was spent on internal code restructuring and performance enhancements. For a full list of changes, please refer to the CHANGELOG file. The highlights are: Enhanced compatibility with MySQL 5.7+. New support for […]
Fabio provided a patch for the Frio theme which does make the the left aside (widget) section sticky. This is a massive improvement in usability. Now, the user can scroll down his/her main content an if the the left aside section reaches its end, it will stay sticky while the user can scroll the main content further […]
This release is mainly a bug fix release for the Asparagus release of Friendica. It closes some 50 issues from the Github tracker and various others the community has found. It also includes some work on the performance of the system, thanks to the bad performance of one of the developers hosting provider. Among other things, […]
After one and a half year of developing the “Lily of the Valley” (these are some 2100 commits by 26 people) it is time to welcome the “Asparagus”, which brings many exciting new things, small improvements and many fixes along the way. Big Thanks to everyone who was involved in the process. Growth of the […]
A recent pull request to the “develop” branch introduced a nasty bug that blocked the background processing that is used to distribute messages, to import feeds and to do several more stuff. Please update your system as soon as possible if you are running with the “develop” branch and the “worker” background processing isn’t enabled.