Changelog

The following is a copy of the changelog from the readme.txt file.


6.6.30 jun 20 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Photo modified date/time was not updated when a comment was entered. Fixed.
  • Drag/drop album sequence stopped working. Fixed.

New Features

  • Table IV-F3 added option 'Use WP Discussion rules'. This applies to moderation only, the email notification rules are not changed, i.e. Table IV-F5, 5.1 and 5.2.
  • You can monitor commenting in the Wppa log (Table VIII-C1) if Table IX-A9.3 is ticked.
  • Table VII-C9: New tags restricted. Only admin and wppa superusers can add new tags to photos, other users can only select existing tags and remove all tags from a photo.
  • Table IV-A30: Enable pdf. To upload pdf files. The first page of the pdf file is converted to a .jpg file and treated as a photo, the photo permalink enables the download of the original full pdf file. This feature requires ImageMagick to be enabled. See Table IX-K7.

Other Changes

  • Many minor cosmetic changes.
  • The comment admin page has been recoded.

6.6.29 jun 08 2017

Bug Fixes

  • The names of directories to be imported may now contain the following regexp special chracters: '[', ']', '(', ')', '{', '}', '$', '+'.
  • Albums that contain only pending photos are no longer seen as empty for the owner of the pending photos.
  • Posterfiles for audio did not show up in photo admin. Fixed.
  • Multimedia items did not show up as cover images. Fixed.
  • Big browse buttons do no longer cover the multimedia control bar.
  • Fixed a layout issue of the audio control bar.
  • On import zipfiles there will no longer be a warning message on extraction of a directory.
  • On import albums, any .csv file found will be moved to your depot directory to be processed on the next pass when the photos exist instead of being ignored.

New Features

  • You can add an album category selectionbox in the photo search widget. There is not yet a shortcode argument analogon.
  • You can see the wppa logfile directly from the admin menu and admin bar if you are an admin and you enabled it in Table VIII-C1.
  • Table VII-B7.2: Notify approve photo. When the status of a photo changes from 'pending' to 'publish', the owner gets a notification email.
  • Zipfiles to import may now contain zipfiles. The import procedure has to be repeated to unzip the zipped zipfiles.
  • Zipfiles may now contain .csv files.
  • Moderate photos now sorts photos on a per album basis. You can select the use of the bulk photo editor for moderation in Table IX-B20.
  • Table VII-B1.3 Create notify. Send email to specified user(s) when a user creates an album.
  • You (administrator) can exucute custom code on all albums or photos in Table VIII-B98 and Table VIII-B99

Other Changes

  • After front-end upload from the album cover or thumbnail display, one will be directed to the album content (thumbnail) view.
  • Log Ajax actions. Table IX-A9.2
  • Changed default of Table I-A4: Photocount treshold to 0. There are other methods to show a cover image. This has no effect on existing installations.

6.6.28 may 30 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a typo in album admin.
  • Fixed photo id in shortcode generator when filesystem is tree structure.
  • Unapproved comments showed up in the comment widget. Fixed.
  • Fixed a layout issue in the Album navigator widget.
  • Fixed a layout issue in Table VIII-B.

Other Changes

  • Svg icons are now directly coded in html, causing a dramatic performance improvement.
  • The plugin Google maps GPX viewer stopped working due to lack of maintenance. If you want to use any external plugin, set Table IX-K5 to External plugin and read the help of IX-K5.
    A suitable external plugin should have the possibility to use a shortcode with the latitude and longitude as arguments; and the google maps api js must be loaded once on all pages.
    The shortcode for the external plugin can be entered in Table IX-K5.3.
    The following keywords can be used in the shortcode: w#lon, w#lat, w#ip, w#gmapikey, for longitude, lattitude, the visitors ipaddress and google maps api key.

6.6.27 may 12 2017

Bug Fixes

  • The fullscreen and exit buttons on lightbox were under the lightbox image. Now really fixed.
  • If the provider changes the diskname, the 'Local import from'-root_dir is now corrected automaticly to the new value.
  • + New album in the adminbar caused erroneously a Security error 2 message. Fixed.

New Features

  • You can disable cron jobs temporary in Table VIII-A0.2, Use with care!

Other Changes

  • Table II-J11: Navigation symbol style has now an option to revert to non-svg icons. Usefull in case of pageload problems due to many slideshows on a page.
  • The minimum and maximum allowed fe upload image size works now as follows: an image is too small if both width and height are less than the given limit, the image is too large if either width or height (or both) is larger than the given limit.

6.6.26 may 05 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Go to edit album after backend upload did not work in Box A and B for users with wppa_admin rights due to erroneous security failure 2 message. Fixed.
  • Exif data from non-normal oriented photos was not always properly processed. Fixed.
  • Create subalbum on the collapsable album table Create link resulted in an erroneous Security check failure message. Fixed.

New Features

  • Table VII-B10 has been split into 10.1 and 10.2. 10.1 is new setting: Frontend upload min size.

Other Changes

  • Session db table is now cleared at plugin update.

6.6.25 apr 29 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a layout issue of the front-end upload dialog tags selection boxes: redundant empty lines removed.
  • When the default photo sort order was order# or order# descending and the sort method on the album admin screen was set to default, the order number fields were not editable. Fixed.
  • The fullscreen button on lightbox was under the lightbox image. Fixed the zIndex.

New Features

  • You can now enter a default value for the New Tags input field on the front-end upload dialog. Table II-H13.1.

Other Changes

  • The photo numbers on the photo admin pages when photos have been moved or deleted are now links to a single photo edit page, to be able to quickly correct erroneous moves or deletions.

6.6.24 apr 20 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Scheduled cron jobs that never actually started are now re-animated automaticly.

New Features

  • You can now specify categories and default tags that new granted albums will get. Table IX-D11.2 and Table IX-D11.3

Other Chsnges

  • On the Settings screen: the status and togo info about scheduled cronjobs is now more accurate and will be updated at least once per minute.
  • The automatic index maintanance at the background (cron processes) is greatly enhanced in speed and lowered in server load.
  • It is no longer required to enter your @twitterName in Table II-C13.1 to get the twitter metatags into the page source.

6.6.22 apr 11 2017

Bug Fxes

  • The header in the edit photo and moderate photo pages was below the photo(s). Fixed.

New Features

  • Administrators, wppa superusers and moderators can now schedule the time for the automatic future deletion of photos.

Other Changes

  • Status of confirmation boxes on bulk photo admin page are now saved in cookies.
  • Image urls in og:matatags have no longer a version number for cleaner urls.
  • Urls in og:metatags are now always pretty, regardless of Table IV-A6. The wp permalink structure still needs to be non-default.
  • Extra calls to the functions that remove spinners are added running 1 second later to fix possible timing related issues where spinners do not disappear where they should.

6.6.21 mar 31 2017

Bug Fixes

  • QR widget now works as designed

6.6.20 mar 31 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a Qr code display issue.

Other Changes

  • Spinners are now .svg images (except in IE) and have the same color as the navigation symbols as listed in Table II-B14 and 15, and the corner rounding is like the setting in Table II-J11.
  • Added charset=utf8 to the headers in mails sent by wppa.
  • Share text to Twitter is shortened.

6.6.19 mar 24 2017

New Features

  • Table IV-E12.1 Rating on two lines. Works only with graphic display when show average is on.
  • Deleted photos can be undeleted during at least one hour by the admin or any wppa super user. See the Album table after one or more photos have been deleted.
  • Table IV-F11. Enable clickable links in comments.

Other Changes

  • Source file deletion is now also done at the background.
  • QR codes can be cached. This reduces the load on the qrserver and hence prevents DoS. Default off, Setting: Table IX-K1.4. Qrcodes are svg images in this case.

6.6.18 mar 17 2017

Bug Fixes

  • The max photo pixelsize message in the frontend upload dialog now also checks for the setting in Table VII-B10. If this value is set, it has precedence over the memory check. Make sure you do not set this value larger than the memory can handle.
  • Improved background indexing to ensure faster update of indexes in all cases.
  • On ssl pages, on the comments section, the gravatar url was insecure. Fixed.
  • The QR widget is no longer insecure on ssl pages.
  • Photo of the day selection. If set to random, restored the feature that more than one photos of the day on a single page will be different.

New Features

  • A few more buttons on the Edit Album information screen.

Other Changes

  • ImageMagick can now be used together with Cloudinary.
  • If there is only one Grant Parent, the users album will now be created regardless of if it is going to be used.

6.6.17 mar 10 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Default image audiostub.png was missing. Re-added.
  • When the php ini setting max_execution_time is not set properly, cron jobs will run at least 15 seconds, not just for one item.

New Features

  • ImageMagick Phase II. When ImageMagick is activated, the photo admin page has over a dozen extra manipulation buttons that act instantaneously.

6.6.16 mar 03 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Treecounts on album cover set to 'total' (Table II-E5) did not display the sub-sub-album count on sub-albums. Fixed.
  • Removed the link to album/photo edit on the upload admin page when the user has no rights to edit.
  • Fixed the admin bar menu options in case the user has no edit rights.
  • Rating was no longer replaced by . Fixed.
  • User skips for indexing (Table IX-E18.2) were not processed properly. Fixed.
  • Upload Box B stopped working at version 6.5.02. Fixed.

New Features

  • You can configure retries for failed mails in Table IX-A10. Retries take place every hour.

Other Changes

  • Downsizing and thumbnail creation by ImageMagic is implemented.
  • Button text is now reset after frontend upload.
  • Improved delete album and cleanup deleted photos.
  • Performance improvements during upload by removing redundant double creating thumbnails.

6.6.15 feb 24 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Lightbox exit button did not work when the background click action was set to Browse. Fixed.
  • After entering a comment, sometimes a statusmessage was displayed. Fixed.
  • Fixed an intermittant css issue on masonry horizontal thumbnail display.
  • When Table II-D5.1: Thumbnail virt album was ticked, only the first page of thumbnails had the subtext. Fixed.

New Features

  • ImageMagic phase I. Command interface. See Table IX-K7. Implemented: rotation of non-standard orientation, rotate and flip on the photo admin page. This feature is still under development. If you see unexpected behaviour, please report it here: https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wp-photo-album-plus

Other Changes

  • Removed russian language files. They are now covered by the Polyglots system.
  • Album order in album selection lists is now in accordance with the album sequence order settings.

6.6.14 feb 14 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Single quotes in photo names crashed the slideshow. Fixed.
  • Removed/fixed various minor cosmetic diagnostic and warning messages.

Other Changes

  • If the initial column width (Table I-A1.1) is less than the Mini Treshold (Table I-B7) the short texts for 'Avarage' and 'My' rating is used under single photos with extended caption.
  • The size of rating stars is the navigation fontsize plus 3 pixels. The text was also 3 px larger. This is corrected to the navigation text fontsize.
  • Processing... and Done! in the upload progression bar are now translatable.
  • Photos marked for deletion are no longer found in search operations when they are not yet physically removed by cron.

6.6.13 feb 10 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Indexing of qTranslate-able phrases in all available langages in photo and album names and descriptions now works as designed.
  • Rating stars in Chrome had an opacity problem. Fixed.

New Features

  • New album description keyword w#fsviews used to display the total number of fullsize views of photos in the album.
  • New shortcode [photo xx] where xx is an existing photo number, to display a single photo. Related settings in Table IX-L.
  • During import .csv file (for custom data) also the following fields can be modified:
    album, name, description, p_order, linkurl, linktitle, linktarget, owner, timestamp, status, tags, alt, modified, location, views, clicks, exifdtm.
    The first header item must be filename in this case.
  • Photo name can now contain keyword w#id. 'Photo w#id' has beed added to the selections in Table IX-D10: Default photo name
  • Added 'Album' in the admin bar 'New' menu for users with album admin rights.

Other Changes

  • Provided a workaround for a bug in Safari browser resulting in not working of the download links of image files.
  • Added class wppa-rating-star to rating stars and wppa-rating-thumb to the dislike thumb down.
  • Right mouse button on lightbox image is now disabled.

6.6.12 jan 31 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Under certain circumstances the close button of the new style frontend edit photo modal dialog box did not work. Fixed.
  • Fixed the incorrectly working link Top of page on the album admin screen.
  • Fixed a missing </table> in wppa_get_multitag_html();
  • Fixed a layout issue of the album multi selection box on the photo of the day admin page.

New Features

  • Shortcode attribute cols="...", used with shortcode type="multitag" can now have two numbers; one for pc (1st) and one for mobile (2nd). Example: [wppa type="multitag" cols="6,2"][/wppa]
  • The maintenance of the search index db table as well as the actual deletion of photos is now performed at the background. To monitor this activity: Tick the box in Table IX-A9: Log Cron.
  • Table IX-E18.x: Additional search engine settings.

Other Changes

  • Crashed cron jobs are now automaticly re-animated. There is a check every hour.
  • Significant performance enhancements, especially in editing album/photo info and photo deletion.

6.6.11 jan 18 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Adjusted the calculation for the size of the thumbnail image files to take into account when responsive cover images are used.
  • Responsive cover images not always worked. Fixed.
  • When Table VII-B-12 (Fe alert) was unchecked and the fe upload is blogged, the redirect to the blog post failed. Fixed.
  • Max one alertbox on fe upload/blog. Select when in Table VII-B12.
  • Fixed a possible errormessage on fe delete photo.

New Features

  • Table VIII-B12.2 Add HD tags. All photoa that are available in resolution >= 1920 x 1080 px get tag HD.
  • Albums can have their own watermark settings. New uploaded photos will have that watermark in stead of the system default as specified in Table IX-F.

Other Changes

  • You can disable the shortcode generator in Table IX-B19 for users who are neither administrator nor wppa superuser.
  • Tags GPX and HD will always be in capital letters. Existing tags can be fixed using Table VIII-B16 Fix Tags.
  • The caching of wppa options has been removed to avoid problems on systems that do not allow db fields > 64kB.
  • The togo-field of running cron jobs (Table VIII) is now being updated every 5 seconds.

6.6.10 jan 05 2017

Bug Fixes

  • Under certain circumstances the granted album was not created. Fixed: It is no longer required to have an upload widget on the members page.

New Features

  • New shortcode attribute: alt="...". The alt attrinute may conatin an existing photo id number.
    In case the shortcode can not be rendered, you used to see the 'placeholder' [WPPA+ Photo display (fsh)].
    In some circumstances this is not due to a configuration issue, but you can e.g. have plugin AMP installed and AMP applies to the content.
    When the alt attribute is added to the shortcode, a plain photo will be displayed. If you do not want anything to be displayed (no photo and no errormessage) set the alt attrinbute to none: alt="none". Full shortcode example: [wppa type="slide" album="255" alt="4187"][/wppa]

Other Changes

  • It is no longer possible to delete a photo that is explicitly used as a single image in a post or page.
  • After Blog it! (front-end upload) You will now be redirected to the post you blogged.
  • Table II-B0: Navigation type. Can be set to one out of: 'Icons', 'Icons on mobile, text on pc' or 'Text'. This makes the old text style coming back for those who really want it.
  • Table II-H16: Blog it! is now a selectionbox. You can select one out of: disabled, optional and always. This makes it possible to force users to blog their uploads.
  • You can now have responsive album cover images. Table I-D5.x and Table I-D6.x

6.6.09 dec 23 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a spurious db error on certain search ops resulting in erroneously nothing found.
  • Related count was not obeyed. Fixed.

New Features

  • Photo viewcounts can now be displayed under the album cover photo. Table II-E9: Viewcount on cover.
  • Table IV-C10: Run nl2br or wpautop on description. For thumbnail text.

Other Changes

  • The treecounts system (number of sub-albums, photos, pending and scheduled as well as photo viewcounts) has been re-implemented; data is now stored in the albums table. Viewing admin pages cause immediate recalculation, so admin pages always show correct numbers. On the foreground - to reduce overhead actions that may slow down pageloads for visitors - the updates are done in a background process (cron job) and may result in max 30 seconds delay after upload, create sub album or viewing fs images.
  • On some systems it has been shown that the eventhandler for onload is not executed on svg images. To avoid svg navigation icons from not getting the right colors and showing up, the function wppaReplaceSvg() is now called at various smart moments.
  • The album cover text is now wrapped in a div rather than a p to avoid layout problems when Table IV-D8 is set to 'Linebreaks and paragraphs'.

6.6.08 dec 16 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an error in the html for google+ share code.
  • A running slideshow no longer interrupts running audio.
  • Fixed an alignment problem of the audio bar on theme Twenty Seventeen.
  • Fixed cursor (is now a pointer) in case a single image has a link to it.
  • Fixed a spurious php error in wppa_in_widget().
  • Hilite is working again. (Indication on thumbnail when linked from slideshow to thumbnails).

Other Changes

  • The first/last arrow icons on the filmstrip do no longer show up if the first/last image is displayed.
  • Cosmetic changes to filmstrip tooltips (titles).
  • Functional enhancements in bulk edit photos i.c. immediate move por photo.
  • Table IX-H16 (iptc needs utf8 conversion) has been removed. This is now autodetected.
  • It is no longer possible to generate negative photo or album or any other db table ids.

6.6.07 dec 09 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Various fixes to better meet the w3c validation standards.

New Features

  • Table VI-A5, A7, A8: Linktype: added option: 'the thumbnails album in a slideshow'.
  • Uploader widget: added 2 switches to display total number of contributors and total number of photos.

6.6.06 dec 02 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a default covertype layout issue on static (non-responsive) display.
  • On some systems the rating system did not work. Fixed.

New Features

  • Table IV-A9.2: Track clickcounts. Counts the clicks on single images and slideshow images when there is a link url. Totals per album show up on the album admin page.
  • Table VI-B2: Thumbnail linktype: added option: 'the thumbnails album in a slideshow'. Shows the slideshow of the album where the thumbnail belongs. Starting at the pointed image. This always shows the physical album where the thumbnail belongs to as a slideshow, even when the collection of thumbnails is the content of a virtual album; as opposed to 'the fullsize photo in a slidshow' (the default) that always shows the slideshow of the selection where the thumbnail belongs to.

6.6.05 nov 30 2016

New Features

  • Table IV-E11: Rating display type can now be set to 'Likes'. Works on thumbnails (II-D4), slideshow (II-B7) and lightbox (II-G21).
  • Table IX-F8.2 and Table IX-F8.3 The color of textual watermarks can now be set.
  • Table VI-A6: LasTen widget linktype: added option: 'the thumbnails album in a slideshow'. Shows the slideshow of the album where the thumbnail belongs. Starting at the pointed image.

6.6.04 nov 25 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Delete link for pending photos under slide and thumbnail did not work but generated a security check failure. Fixed.
  • Uploading photo file formats other than .jpg, .jpeg, .png or .gif at the frontend did not produce an appropriate user errormessage, but resulted in a missing photo and thumbnail. Fixed.
  • Fixed initialisation errors that caused a php warning without functional mis-behaviour.
  • Settings in Table IX-F3: Watermark file and position were not settable. Fixed.

New Features

  • The administrator can now use the downloaded db table .csv-files from Table XII for import on the Photo Albums -> Import screen. For backup and for moving to another website/host.
    See http://wppa.nl/changelog/installation-notes/#moving
  • Max number of albums to show up in a selectionbox on the photo admin screen is now settable in Table IX-B6.2. If this max is exceeded, a number input field is displayed.
  • Maintenance proc Table VIII-B8.2 All to lower. Convert file-extensions to lower case. To fix very old systems. Recommended before moving the site, especially when you use a windows pc to copy the photofiles. Window does not accept two files with the same name with different case in file extension. It simply overwrites the files.

Other Changes

  • Various performance improvements.
  • Various typos in texts fixed.

6.6.03 nov 18 2016

Bug Fixes

  • On the upload admin screen, when the server allows you to upload as much as gigabytes, you will no longer get the erroneous message that the total filesize is too big.
  • Lightbox start/stop button only showed up initially but disappeared after used once. Fixed.
  • List comments by name (Table VIII-C5) did not work. Fixed.
  • Fixed a breadcrumb issue.
  • Import from remote url stopped working. Fixed.

Other Changes

  • Table VII-B7 has been renamed Table VII-B7.0. Table VII-B7.1 added: Front-end uploads get status private. This overrules the setting of VII-B7.0, but modaretion emails will still be sent if VII-B7.0 is ticked.

6.6.02 nov 12 2016

Bug Fixes

  • If Upload owner only was unticked ( Table VII-D1.2 ), it worked like it was still ticked. Fixed. In this case the upload dialog now also appears on album covers and thumbnail areas.
  • Fixed breadcrumb go to thumbnails icon for virtual albums.
  • Next page link and direct access page links on admin page Moderate photos gave no rights error. Fixed.

Other Changes

  • (Photo)file permissions are now always set to 0644 and wppa created directories to 0755 to grant accessability, even when server defaults change magically.
  • If ewww image optimizer is installed, created photo files will now always be optimized if Table IX-D17 is ticked.
  • Commenting your own photos will no longer give you credit points.
  • Items in a .csv file will now be trimmed from spaces.
  • Extended settings for counters on album covers: Table II-E5 and Table II-E8.

6.6.01 nov 10 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Under some circumstances there were many grant albums created for the same user. Fixed.
  • Fixed a spurious db error in upload widget/upload box.
  • Breadcrumb on slideshow stopped updating photoname. Fixed.
  • Cron job Remake did not work. Fixed.
  • Svg icons do not work in ie, now using .png in ie.

Other Changes

  • Breadcrumb link to current page now uses ajax if ajax enabled.

6.6.00 nov 05 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed photo permalinks for (double) quotes in album names.
  • Granted albums are now added to the permalink redirect .htaccess file immediately after creation.
  • Fixed photo permalinks for albums with multi language names using qTranslate-x.
  • Fixed a problem with facebook sharing when photo- (and/or album-) names in urls was activated and there were spaces in the names.

New Features

  • Besides rotating the image, you can now also flip the image on the photo admin page.
  • Certain maintenance tasks can now alternatively be done in the background as cron job.

Other Changes

  • All slideshow and lightbox navigation is now performed by scalable vector graphic buttons. The fill- and background colors can be set in Table III-B14 and Table III-B15. The style (the amount of rounding the corners of the square icons) can be set in Table II-J11.
  • The lightbox exit and (exit)fullscreen icons are now located at the upper right corner in all displays.
  • The 'normal' lightbox display on portrait mobile devices no longer leave big left and right margins.
  • Custom navigation symbol urls and miscellaneous settings have been dropped ( Table II-K is removed ).
  • %%wppa%% scripts are no longer supported. If you still have scripts, you can convert them here: http://wppa.nl/changelog/script-to-shortcode-conversion/
  • Completely re-designed the album and photo admin pages. This also makes it more mobile friendly.
  • og:image:width and og:image:height added to speed-up fb sharing.
  • Added Table IV-D8 to add paragraphs and/or linebreaks to album descriptions. Also changed IV-B11 to enable linebreaks only.
  • Many more small enhancements, bug fixes and performance improvements.