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Release notes - Acquia CMS

This webpage describes the regular updates Acquia has made to Acquia CMS.

Acquia CMS 1.5.1 - June 27, 2022

  • Change Drupal Core is updated to 9.4.1.
  • Change The Drush command is added to switch the Acquia CMS profile to Minimal.
  • Change The Acquia CMS Common module is updated to 1.4.0.

Acquia CMS 1.5.0 - June 22, 2022

  • Change The acquia_cms_page and acquia_cms_site_studio modules can be installed independently.
  • Change The Layout Canvas field is not included in the Page content type when you install the acquia_cms_page module independently.
  • Change The Acquia CMS profile is cleaned up after refactoring.
  • Change The directory paths of Acquia CMS modules are changed, and they are no longer part of the Acquia CMS profile. All modules can be fetched and placed like any other Drupal contributed module.
  • Change The acquia_cms_starter and acquia_cms_tour modules are made publicly available on Drupal.org.
  • Change The existing acquia_cms_development and acquia_cms_support modules are moved as sub-modules under the acquia_cms_common module.
  • Change The following modules are updated. For detailed release notes for each module, click the version links in the following table:
Module/Theme Updated Version
Acquia CMS Article 1.3.4
Acquia CMS Event 1.3.4
Acquia CMS Person 1.3.4
Acquia CMS Place 1.3.4
Acquia CMS Common 1.3.6
Acquia CMS Page 1.3.3
Acquia CMS Site Studio 1.3.5
Acquia CMS Audio 1.3.2
Acquia CMS Image 1.3.6
Acquia CMS Toolbar 1.3.3
Acquia CMS Tour 1.3.0
Acquia CMS Starter 1.3.0
Acquia CMS Search 1.3.5
Acquia CMS Video 1.3.3
Acquia CMS Document 1.3.3
Acquia Claro 1.3.2
Acquia CMS Component 1.3.1

Acquia CMS 1.4.11 - June 14, 2022

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.16.

Acquia CMS 1.4.10 - May 30, 2022

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.14.

Acquia CMS 1.4.9 - May 17, 2022

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.13.
  • Change The Google Analytics module is pinned to 4.0.0.
  • Change The Site Studio permissions are updated.
  • Change The Acquia CMS logo is updated. This logo is displayed when installing the site using Acquia CLI.
  • Change The Acquia CMS component module can be installed separately on any Drupal site.
  • Change The composer patches section in composer.json is updated to follow the standard pattern of adding Drupal patches.
  • Fix Users were getting an error on the Acquia CMS tour configuration form.
  • Fix Users were getting an error when running site install on the existing configuration.

Acquia CMS 1.4.8 - April 25, 2022

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.12.

Acquia CMS 1.4.7 - April 18, 2022

  • Change The Acquia CMS Tour is available individually without the Acquia CMS profile.
  • Change The following modules are updated:
Module/Theme Updated Version
Site Studio 6.8.2
Google Tag Manager 8.x-1.5
Moderation Sidebar 8.x-1.5
Reroute Email 2.1.1

Acquia CMS 1.4.6 - March 30, 2022

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.9.
  • Change In the Article content type, the Author field is optional.
  • Change Developers can easily alter, add, or remove Tour wizard options.
  • Change All patches in the composer.json file are updated so that they can be easily discovered on drupal.org.
  • Change The following modules and themes are updated:
Module/Theme Updated Version
Geofield 8.x-1.38
Schema.org Metatag 8.x-2.3
  • Fix The Getting started button on the Tour Dashboard page was also visible to unauthorized users.
  • Fix Acquia CMS had Drupal coding standard issues.

Acquia CMS 1.4.5 - March 09, 2022

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.7.
  • Change The following modules and themes are updated:
Module/Theme Updated Version
Acquia Cloud Site Factory Connector 8.x-2.71
Acquia Content Hub 8.x-2.30
Webform 6.1.3
Site Studio Theme 6.8.1
  • Fix The Status Report page was displaying html markups in the summary text for Acquia Telemetry.

Acquia CMS 1.4.4 - March 03, 2022

  • Change Site Studio is updated to 6.8.1.
  • Change Drush can be upgraded to 11.
  • Change The following modules are updated:
Module Updated Version
Address 8.x-1.10
Admin Toolbar 3.1.0
Facets 2.0.1
Geocoder 8.x-3.25
Pathauto 8.x-1.9
Search API 8.x-1.23
Simple XML sitemap 4.1.1
Shield 8.x-1.6
Search API Solr 4.2.7
  • Fix Site admin was unable to change any View configurations from the Views UI page.

Acquia CMS 1.4.3 - February 22, 2022

  • Feature The node_revision_delete module is included and enabled in Acquia CMS because it is a soft dependency for the Site Studio module.
  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.6.
  • Change The composer dependency of acquia_cms_article from acquia_cms_search module is removed.
  • Fix Users were experiencing issues when installing a site using existing configurations.
  • Fix Site Studio configurations were causing a broken page styling issue on articles and search landing pages.

Acquia CMS 1.4.2 - February 1, 2022

  • Feature The acquia_cms_audio module automatically enables the media_entity_soundcloud module to add the audio file hosted on soundcloud.
  • Feature The audio media entity includes Tags and Categories fields.
  • Feature The Site Status report page displays the latest version of Acquia CMS.
  • Change Site Studio configurations are refactored to improve the time required for site installation.
  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.3.
  • Change The geocoder module is updated and pinned to version 3.24.0.
  • Change The google_analytics module is updated to version 4.0.
  • Change The Internal Page Cache module is uninstalled.
  • Change The media_entity_soundcloud module version 3.0 is included.
  • Change The search_api module is updated and pinned to version 1.22.0.
  • Change The search_api_autocomplete module is updated to version 1.6.
  • Change The simple_sitemap module is updated to version 4.0.
  • Change The following contributed modules are updated:
Module Updated Version
Geofield 8.x-1.36
Honeypot 2.0.2
ImageMagick 8.x-3.3
JSON:API Extras 8.x-3.20
Metatag 8.x-1.19
Password Policy 8.x-3.1
Redirect 8.x-1.7
Responsive Theme Preview 8.x-1.1
Shield 8.x-1.5

Acquia CMS 1.4.1 - January 21, 2022

  • Feature Acquia CMS includes the acquia_cms_component module so that developers can create Javascript components and use the module.
  • Feature The acquia_cms_component module includes the Component contributed module.
  • Feature The acquia_cms_component module provides the example of the react block javascript component and includes the react & api library for reference.
  • Feature The component module is pinned to release 1.0-rc3.
  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.2.
  • Change Site Studio is updated to 6.8.0.
  • Change The reroute_email module is updated to 2.1.0.
  • Change The Facets module is updated to 2.0.0.
  • Change The facets_pretty_paths module is updated to 1.2.0.
  • Change The Site Studio Visual Page Builder module is automatically installed and enabled when you install the Acquia CMS Site Studio module.
  • Change Acquia CMS is updated to use IMCE instead of media library to manage images that are part of the Site Studio configuration.
  • Change Image view modes for Media image type are updated to use corresponding image styles.
  • Change The Acquia CMS Search module is configured to be installed independently.
  • Change The Acquia CMS logo is displayed during installation of the Acquia CMS profile.
  • Change Install, update, and maintenance pages are updated to have the standard design pattern of Acquia CMS.
  • Fix The checkbox on the to Tour page of the Acquia CMS installation wizard was not getting cleared or selected.
  • Fix Acquia CMS was not showing a warning when enabling the reroute_email module.
  • Fix Acquia CMS installation was getting failed when installing Acquia CMS through UI.

Note

After upgrading to Acquia CMS 1.4.1, run the following commands:

// Apply Site Studio updates to the site.
 $ drush updb --yes

// Re-import Site Studio assets.
 $ drush cohesion:import'

After upgrading to Site Studio 6.8.0, you cannot rebuild package entities with the following command:

$ drush sitestudio:package:import

You can use the package entities rebuilds patch to fully utilise the new Site Studio sync functionality.

Acquia CMS 1.4.0 - December 15, 2021

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.3.0.
  • Change The reroute_email module is pinned to 2.0.2.
  • Change Improvements are made to the time required for installation.
  • Fix The existing code, which is deprecated or incompatible with Drupal 9. 3, is updated.
  • Fix The update hook method for updating the configuration was breaking the existing site.

Acquia CMS 1.3.5 - December 01, 2021

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.2.9.
  • Change The Acquia Purge module is updated to 1.2.0.
  • Change The Simple Sitemap module is updated to 3.11.
  • Change The Workbench Email module is updated to 2.2.1.
  • Change After enabling the Acquia CMS starter module from the UI, you now see a warning instead of an error when the Google Maps key is not set.
  • Fix The footer of the page was showing the same icon for different social media items.

Acquia CMS 1.3.4 - November 10, 2021

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.2.7.
  • Change Site Studio is updated to 6.7.0.
  • Change Config ignore module is pinned to 2.3.0 and patched to skip exporting config_ignored configurations.
  • Change ACMS component module dependencies are updated to align with the Acquia CMS profile.
  • Fix Users were experiencing Acquia CMS installation issues when installing sites with existing configurations.

Acquia CMS 1.3.3 - October 11, 2021

  • Feature The Full HTML filter format is added to Acquia CMS Common.
  • Change The Search API module is updated to 1.20.
  • Change Default Content Module is patched to 2.0.0-alpha1 to solve install from existing config error.
  • Change The no-reply email address is updated.
  • Change The Update Manager module is no longer automatically installed by the profile.
  • Fix The drush acms:config-reset command with the All/All option was showing an error.
  • Fix Acquia CMS was not compatible with the Drupal 9.3 Standard installation profile.
  • Fix Drupal image styles in Acquia CMS were not using the ‘Focal point scale and crop’ effect.
  • Fix The Upcoming Events and Past Events view was appearing as broken.
  • Fix Acquia CMS articles when selected from the page builder were appearing as a list and not as a slider.
  • Fix Acquia CMS was showing an install error related to package imports.

Acquia CMS 1.3.2 - September 22, 2021

  • Change Admin Toolbar is updated to 3.0.
  • Change Entity Clone is updated to 1.0-beta6.
  • Change Google Analytics is updated to to 3.1.
  • Change Password policy is updated to 3.0.
  • Change Schema Metatag is updated to 2.2.
  • Change Search API Solr is updated to 4.2.
  • Change Username Enumeration Prevention is updated to 1.2.
  • Change Workbench Email is updated to 2.2.
  • Fix When enforced HTTPS redirects were enabled in ACMS, Pipelines failed while using blt tests.
  • Fix When clicking the tags link on the search page, users were incorrectly navigated to the taxonomy landing page.

Acquia CMS 1.3.1 - September 15, 2021

  • Change Acquia CMS is updated with the security release of Drupal 9.1.13 and 9.2.6.

Acquia CMS 1.3.0 - September 07, 2021

  • Feature This release includes the ability to create custom profiles with individual Acquia CMS component modules. You can install Acquia CMS or a custom profile without enabling Site Studio, and implement a custom theme with all Acquia CMS features.
  • Feature This release includes a template for creating custom themes with Acquia CMS.
  • Change This release includes updates to Acquia CMS components to support individual installation of each component.

Acquia CMS 1.2.8 - September 01, 2021

  • Change Admin Toolbar is updated to 2.5.

Acquia CMS 1.2.7 - August 13, 2021

  • Change Acquia CMS is updated with the security release of Drupal 9.2.12 and 9.2.4.

Acquia CMS 1.2.6 - August 10, 2021

  • Change Moderation Dashboard is updated to 1.0.0-beta3.
  • Change Acquia CMS is updated to support PHP 8.
  • Change The Starter Module video is updated.

Acquia CMS 1.2.5 - August 03, 2021

  • Change Acquia CMS is updated with the security release of Drupal 9.2.2.
  • Change Site Studio is updated to 6.6.0.
  • Change Site Studio performance profiling metrics are added to Telemetry data for Acquia CMS.
  • Fix Content Hub UI was not loading content after enabling the Content Hub module in Acquia CMS.

Acquia CMS 1.2.4 - June 14, 2021

  • Feature The new Wizard user interface is added for setting up Acquia CMS.
  • Change Improvements are made to video previews in CKEditor.
  • Change Improvements are made to the acms:config-reset Drush command.
  • Change Improvements are made to the time required for installation.
  • Change Acquia Search is updated to 3.0.3.
  • Fix Images added with the Image component were displaying user name and timestamp.
  • Fix Image size options in Site Studio were not resizing the image on the UI.
  • Fix Acquia CMS was displaying errors with Cloud IDE.
  • Fix Config imports were failing.
  • Fix There was an issue with the password policy module, which was blocking installations.
  • Fix Site Studio assets were not rebuilding with the site:install command.
  • Fix The composer acms:install command was showing an unsolicited message.

Acquia CMS 1.2.3 - May 27, 2021

  • Change Acquia CMS is updated with the latest security release of Drupal.

Acquia CMS 1.2.2 - May 18, 2021

  • Change The Facets module is updated to 1.8.
  • Change Site Studio is updated to 6.5.1.

Acquia CMS 1.2.1 - May 12, 2021

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.1.8.
  • Change Content Hub is added to Acquia CMS.

Acquia CMS 1.2 - April 28, 2021

  • Change Drupal core is updated to 9.1.7.
  • Change Site Studio is updated to 6.5.0.
  • Fix The Scheduled tab displayed an unexpected error on the admin page.
  • Fix Acquia CMS didn’t filter content properly after clicking the Filter option on the Content page.
  • Fix The Type button didn’t work in Mozilla Firefox.
  • Fix The Search button didn’t work after typing text in the search bar.