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Bootstrap 5 Integration Coming...

June 19, 2020 Tags: theming, preview

Now that Twitter Bootstrap v5.0.0 alpha 1 has been released we have begun integrating support into Exponent CMS. The next release (v2.5.2 or v2.5.1patch4) will include optional support for the new framework. Though it will initially be shipped as an optional addon, the basic support will be included in the main package. Just as with the integration of Bootstrap 4 there will be a separate 'beta' package to add the additional file including a sample theme. Please bear in mind that until Bootstrap 5 reaches a beta stage there will be breaking changes with their implementation. (read more)

Patch #3 Released for V2.5.1

May 20, 2020 Tags: patch, release, bugs

While a patch, this is another large one (8 MBytes) and adds some new features such as dismissable News Announcements with persistence in the session. This patch fixes support for MySQL v5.7.x 'strict' mode, in addition to many other fixes and tweaks. It updates several 3rd party libraries. (read more)

Exponent Forums Back Online

March 28, 2020 Tags: forums

The Exponent CMS Forum site is now back online at http://forums.exponentcms.org/(read more)

Version 2.5.1 Released

March 4, 2020 Tags: release, bugs

Version 2.5.1 or 'Eclipsed Etouffee' is now in the wild! We fixed a number of issues, and some other things have been tweaked. If your server PHP version supports it (v5.6.0 or later), we strongly encourage all Exponent installations be upgraded to v2.5.1 as soon as practical! (read more)