eZ Platform v2.3¶
Version number: v2.3
Release date: October 5, 2018
Release type: Fast Track
You can now schedule content on a Page to become visible at a specific time in the future.
To do this you can use the Schedule tab in any block's configuration or a special Content Scheduler block.
In the Schedule tab you can define when any block becomes visible and when it disappears from a Page.
Content Scheduler is a special block with a queue of Content items, each with its own airtime. The Content becomes available at the airtime, and is replaced with new Content items coming in from the queue.
All changes to scheduled content on a Page are visible in the timeline.
The timeline also shows other events, such a Content published using the date-based publisher.
You can also check user documentation on advanced publishing options
The new Form Builder enables you to create Form Content items with multiple form fields.
You can preview and download submissions in the Back Office.
See Extending Form Builder for information on how to modify and create Form fields.
You can also check user documentation on forms
ImageAsset Field Type¶
You can now create a single source media library with images that can be reused across the system.
See Reusing images and ImageAsset Field Type reference for more information.
Regenerating URL aliases¶
ezplatform:urls:regenerate-aliases command enables you to regenerate all URL aliases.
You can use it after changing URL alias configuration, or in case of database corruption.
See Regenerating URL aliases for more information.
You can now access and set user preferences in the user menu.
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Dates in preferred timezone¶
eZ Platform can now display dates across the system using timezone from User Settings.
Improved selection in UDW¶
Selection of content in Universal Discovery Widget has seen improvements, in particular when selecting multiple Content items.
Improvements to the API cover:
TrashItem->trashedtimestamp covers when a Content item was placed in Trash
Back Office translations¶
There are three new ways you can now contribute to Back Office translations: - translate in-context with bookmarks - translate in-context with console - translate directly on the Crowdin website
See How to translate the interface using Crowdin for more information.