Pressbooks 3.6.1

Pressbooks 3.6.1 went live on Pressbooks.com and all of our other production networks on August 11. Here’s what changed: Fix: An issue where footnotes would not display in endnote mode has been resolved. Fix: An SCSS error in Luther has been resolved (props to @bearkrust for the bug report).

Pressbooks 3.6.0

Pressbooks 3.6.0 just went live on Pressbooks.com and all of our other production networks. Here’s what’s changed: Requires WordPress 4.5.3. Feature: Structural SCSS and supports are in place for the new book theme model (see https://pressbooks.org/core/2016/05/16/rethinking-book-themes/). Feature: Clarke 2.0 has been rebuilt on the new book theme model (see https://pressbooks.com/themes/clarke). Feature: Themes built on the new book theme model can display publisher […]

Rethinking Book Themes

Pressbooks has built book themes the same way for quite a while, with the only significant change being the switch from CSS to SCSS in Pressbooks 3.0. Shown below is the structure for one of our open-source themes, Clarke (with a couple of omissions that aren’t relevant to this post). ├── export │ ├── epub │ │ […]

Pressbooks 3.5.2

Pressbooks 3.5.2 just went live on Pressbooks.com and all of our other production networks. Here’s what’s changed: Feature: Login screen logo and color scheme can now be changed via filters (see pressbooks@d09a104). Enhancement: Google Fonts are now requested over https under all circumstances. Enhancement: Added some functionality to the Disable Comments plugin (props to @bdolor). Fix: Imports will […]

Pressbooks 3.5.1

Pressbooks 3.5.1 just went live on Pressbooks.com and all of our other production networks. Here’s what’s changed: Requires WordPress 4.5.2. Fixed: Resolved a formatting issue on the Export page (props to @bdolor). Under the Hood: Added anchor, superscript and subscript buttons to core MCE routines (eliminating dependencies).

Pressbooks 3.5

Pressbooks 3.5 just went live on Pressbooks.com and all of our other production networks. Here’s what’s changed: Feature: Search and Replace functionality has been rebuilt and more closely integrated with Pressbooks core. Feature: Pressbooks plugins (specifications forthcoming) can now be activated at the book level by book administrators. Fixed: Some image asset paths were updated. […]