Pressbooks 5.9.1, McLuhan 2.8.9, CAS-SSO 1.2.3, Etc.

We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. Just a few minor bugfixes. We were focused on Network Analytics for PressbooksEDU in the last few sprints: https://pressbooks.com/2019/08/21/network-analytics-now-available-in-pressbooksedu/ Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.9.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.9 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-cas-sso/releases/tag/1.2.3 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-saml-sso/releases/tag/1.0.4 Please Hammer Don’t Hurt ‘Em

Pressbooks 5.9.0

Pressbooks 5.9.0 has been released. Keyword: MathJax! More info: https://pressbooks.com/2019/07/10/mathjax-now-available-on-pressbooksedu/ Upgrading requires a replacement for wp.com/latex.php which uses MathJax in place of WordPress’ LaTeX image rendering service. If you are unable or unwilling to install and host the pb-mathjax microservice, you may wish to install and network activate the WP QuickLaTeX plugin. Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.9.0 YAS […]

Pressbooks 5.8.3, McLuhan 2.8.8, Stats 1.6.3

We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. New tweaks include a change to use the PDF/UA-1 profile for the digital PDFs produced with Pressbooks. Digital PDFs should now be more accessible. https://pressbooks.community/t/pdf-export-not-transferring-alt-text/935/11 Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.8.3 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.8 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-stats/releases/tag/1.6.3 Zig-a-zig-ah.

Pressbooks 5.8.2, Aldine 1.6.4, McLuhan 2.8.7

We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. New: PressbooksEDU Network Managers can now automatically whitelist iframes across an entire network from media sources they trust. See how to set up your network’s whitelist: https://networkmanagerguide.pressbooks.com/chapter/network-iframe-whitelist/ Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.8.2 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-aldine/releases/tag/1.6.4 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.7 Giddy up.

Pressbooks 5.8.1, Aldine 1.6.3, McLuhan 2.8.6, Etc

Pressbooks 5.8.1, Aldine 1.6.3, McLuhan 2.8.6, Etc We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.8.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-aldine/releases/tag/1.6.3 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.6 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-lti-provider/releases/tag/1.3.1 New: The minimum translation completion threshold in order for a file to be included in our code is 25%. Is your language missing? Translators welcome: https://www.transifex.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/

Pressbooks 5.8.0, Aldine 1.6.2, McLuhan 2.8.5, Etc

We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. Hightlights: https://pressbooks.com/2019/05/15/pressbooksedu-silver-plans-now-offer-thin-common-cartridge-exports-with-web-links/ Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.8.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.5 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-aldine/releases/tag/1.6.2 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-lti-provider/releases/tag/1.3.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-saml-sso/releases/tag/1.0.3 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-cas-sso/releases/tag/1.2.2 I like turtles.

Pressbooks 5.7.2 McLuhan 2.8.3, SAML SSO 1.0.2

We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. Hightlights: https://pressbooks.com/2019/05/02/pressbooks-vpat-now-available/ Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.7.2 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.3 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-saml-sso/releases/tag/1.0.2 Yahey!

Pressbooks 5.7.1, Aldine 1.6.1, McLuhan 2.8.2, Etc

We released patches for our plugins and themes, and have deployed them to all our hosted networks. Highlights include fixes for users of Microsoft Edge and translations. Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.7.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.2 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-aldine/releases/tag/1.6.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-lti-provider/releases/tag/1.2.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-saml-sso/releases/tag/1.0.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-cas-sso/releases/tag/1.2.1 Enjoy!

Pressbooks 5.7.0, Aldine 1.6.0, McLuhan 2.8.1, Etc

Last week, we released new versions of our plugins and themes. This week we’ve pushed out those changes to all our hosted networks. You can read about those changes here: https://pressbooks.education/news/2019/04/whats-in-the-garden-for-q1/ Changelogs: https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks/releases/tag/5.7.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-book/releases/tag/2.8.1 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-aldine/releases/tag/1.6.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-saml-sso/releases/tag/1.0.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-cas-sso/releases/tag/1.2.0 https://github.com/pressbooks/pressbooks-lti-provider/releases/tag/1.2.0 Enjoy!

Refactoring Slow Forms Using PHP Generators and Event Streams

The form will still be slow but the user experience will be better. The user will see a progress bar and see status updates in real time. The idea is to refactor something like this: /** * A task that takes way too loooooooooooooooooooooooong… */ function task() { step1(); step2(); step3(); // step100(); } Into […]