New eSyndiCat 2.4 [Gold] version has been released

Discussion in 'Announcements' started by Sergey Ten, Feb 24, 2012.

  1. Sergey Ten

    Sergey Ten <b>eSyndiCat Lead Developer</b>

    Greetings

    We are happy to announce the release of new eSyndiCat 2.4 [Gold] version.

    Here is a release note:

    Code:
    - BUGFIXES
    	Forgot password in admin panel
    	Block doesn't appear on page with custom url
    	Reset categories caused 404 error on ROOT
    	Correct Headers is different in the cron.php and headers from config table. http://www.esyndicat.com/forum/about20941.html
    	Page preview does not work for plugins pages.
    	Admin panel. Manage Pages grid. Title column is not sortable.
    	Problem with page scrolling on manage database after executing SQL query
    	The number of listings in categories browsing pages display incorrectly in Google Chrome browser
    	The pagination doesn't work on Compare Languages page
    	Clear script cache after reseting data
    	CKeditor. Uploading image bug. The uploading PNG file doesn't work in IE 8
    	Issue with searching ROOT category in advanced search page - script doesn't display found category title and link
    
    - FEATURES
    	Added ability to create plan for accounts
    	Manage menu functionality
    	Added ability to create field groups
    	Rebuild categories path in admin panel
    	Added section in admin panel to repair categories level  
    	New manage email templates section
    	Login using username or email
    	Made an option to use image field instead of thumbnail
    	Add watermark to image that is uploaded via CKEditor
    	Created option to set time that a listing marked as new
    	Ability to set multi reciprocal links
    	Added functionality that allow a registered account to remove its own listings and its account as well
    	Confirmation emails when category is suggested and accepted
    	Added ability to add titles for uploaded images
    
    - IMPROVEMENTS
    	New payment system
    	Improved cron functionality
    	Improved transaction page in admin panel
    	Improved payment email notification
    	Made counting number of crossed listing optionality
    	Delete uploaded files when the listing was removed or plans was changed
    	Refactoring most eSyndiCat classes
    	Optimization for large data
    	Optimization page load time 
    	Support PHP 5
    

    Upgrade instructions:

    First of all please create a backup of your files and database

    #1 Download patch (Upgrade 2.3.05 - 2.4.00) in your downloads area.
    #2 Unpack it.
    #3 Upload all the files from patch to your working copy.
    #4 Go to admin panel -> Manage Database -> Import.
    #5 Import upgrade_2.3.05_2.4 file.

    Currently we are checking plugins compatibility with 2.4 version. Some of plugins will be available in download area in couple days.
  2. Vasily B.

    Vasily B. Administrator Staff Member

    Thanks Sergey. One additional note here.

    Patch can be easily applied to non-modified default installation. If you have custom modifications you can lose them. Please be careful while upgrading your directory.

    If you have any questions please let us know. Thanks
  3. Sergey Ten

    Sergey Ten <b>eSyndiCat Lead Developer</b>

  4. layoutzzz

    layoutzzz Paid Customer

    Hi,
    If you upgrade your site from 2.3.5 to 2.4 and you have problem with template (not loaded styles)
    Please edit ./includes/config.inc.php
    before following code
    PHP:
    error_reporting(E_ALL E_NOTICE);
    add following code
    PHP:
    define("ESYN_COMPRESS"0);  
  5. layoutzzz

    layoutzzz Paid Customer

    If you have the same as on image
    [​IMG]
    Please go to "Admin Panel->Manage Database->SQL Management"
    insert following in textarea
    Code:
    DELETE FROM `{prefix}config_groups` WHERE `name` ="email_templates"
    and click "GO"

    Be carefully with it.

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