New features in 2.5.0.beta4
Rebuild required. The rebuild will update package versions to latest, and must be completed if the site has not be been rebuilt from the command line in the last week.
Filter for all/unread/read on notifications page
Get a lot of notifications? Ever had a hard time finding that 1 remaining unread notification? Thanks to community contributor @Ahmed_Gagan, this long requested feature is now available.
Internet Explorer 11 Support ending June 1
We’re less than a month away from the end of IE11 support in Discourse. In beta4 we’ve made further improvements to the read-only HTML view.
Optional Category Banner for write-restricted categories
Do you have users confused why they can’t create topics in a category? You can now display a banner to users without topic-creation permission per category.
Updated Base Image
We’ve updated the Docker base image with the following changes:
- ImageMagick: update to 7.0.10-6
- nginx: update to 1.17.9
- explicitly remove the openssh-server package
- avoid pulling in unnecessary packages as dependencies
- packages removed from latest image: geoip-database guile-2.2-libs less libevent-2.1-6 libfribidi0 libgc1c2 libgd3 libgeoip1 libgnutls-dane0 libgsasl7 libkyotocabinet16v5 liblzo2-2 libmailutils5 libmariadb3 libnginx-mod-http-auth-pam libnginx-mod-http-dav-ext libnginx-mod-http-echo libnginx-mod-http-geoip libnginx-mod-http-image-filter libnginx-mod-http-subs-filter libnginx-mod-http-upstream-fair libnginx-mod-http-xslt-filter libnginx-mod-mail libnginx-mod-stream libntlm0 libunbound8 libx11-6 libx11-data libxau6 libxcb1 libxdmcp6 libxext6 libxmuu1 mailutils mailutils-common mariadb-common mysql-common ncurses-term nginx nginx-full openssh-server openssh-sftp-server xauth
But wait, there’s more! We do our best to highlight new features and changes for you, but there’s always too many changes to detail. For a full list of new features, bug fixes, UX improvements, and more, be sure to review the Additional Features and Fixes listed below.