Release Notes

Botble 3.6.1


  • Fix bug delete widget.
  • Fix bug search users.
  • Refactor code.
  • Improve performance.

Botble 3.6


  • Fix bug repeater field with image, file in custom fields plugin.
  • Move plugin management into /packages. Now it's a optional feature, you can remove botble/plugin-management and run composer update to remove plugin feature.
  • Update composer.json. Add package wikimedia/composer-merge-plugin.
  • Add command to regenerate image sizes: php artisan cms:media:thumnail:generate.
  • Add default theme options: site title, SEO meta tags.
  • Add search box on tables.
  • Update translations.
  • Optimize performance & refactor code.

Botble 3.5.1


  • Hotfix delete language.

Add this line into platform/plugins/language/resources/views/index.blade.php:191


Botble 3.5


  • Restructure asset files.
  • Fix security issue in upload user's avatar.
  • Change default value for status column to published instead of publish.
  • Create dev-tool package.
  • Change binding type for repositories from singleton to bind.
  • Remove @author in comment docs.
  • Fix language issue.
  • Fix dashboard widgets.
  • Allow to create user without role.
  • Refactor, clean migrations.

Botble 3.4


  • Upgraded to the latest Laravel version 5.8

  • Change folder structure: core, plugins and public/themes are now located in /platform folder.

  • Contact plugin: Allow to reply directly from admin panel.

  • Improve admin UI.

  • Move some plugins to packages. Now we have a new folder is /platform/packages (it is the place for required plugins).

  • Theme's directory is now located in /platform/themes/your-theme so it can't access directly anymore. After make change on theme's assets, you will need to run command php artisan cms:theme:assets:publish your-theme to copy assets to /public/themes/your-themes.

  • Made some change on assets module.

    • Refactor some methods.

      • addJavascript => addScripts
      • removeJavascript => removeScripts
      • getJavascript => getScripts
      • addStylesheets => addStyles
      • removeStylesheets => removeStyles
      • getStylesheets => getStyles
      • addStylesheetsDirectly => addStylesDirectly
      • addJavascriptDirectly => addScriptsDirectly
    • Change some config keys:

      • javascript => scripts
      • stylesheets => styles
  • Change folder to upload to storage/uploads, you need to run command php artisan storage:link to create symlink.

  • Change event to listen when adding admin menu.

Change \Botble\Base\Events\SessionStarted::class to \Illuminate\Routing\Events\RouteMatched::class


\Event::listen(\Illuminate\Routing\Events\RouteMatched::class, function () {
        'id' => 'cms-plugins-<your-plugin>', // key of menu, it should unique
        'priority' => 5,
        'parent_id' => null,
        'name' => __('Your plugin name'), // menu name, if you don't need translation, you can use the name in plain text
        'icon' => 'fa fa-camera',
        'url' => route('<plugins>.list'), // route to your plugin list.
        'permissions' => ['<plugins>.list'], // permission should same with route name, you can see that flag in Plugin.php

Botble 3.3.1


  • Hotfix: Disabled installation Botble CMS from UI because of security issues.

Botble 3.3


Botble 3.2.1


  • Hotfix bulk actions and language column

Botble 3.2


  • Fix bug UI & update admin UI
  • Add Chinese language
  • Refactor code & optimize queries
  • Update vendor packages

Botble 3.1


  • Support multi-language for theme options & widgets
  • Fix bug add super users
  • Upgrade table system & add filter tables
  • Support change language on the login page
  • Fix bug adding admin locale
  • Fix bug create plugin by command

Botble 3.0.2


  • Hotfix bug cannot create new custom field

Botble 3.0.1


  • Fix bug cropping image size.
  • Fix preview image in media management
  • Move API clients to settings.
  • Update UI for member frontend.
  • Update UI in admin panel.

Botble 3.0


  • Upgrade to Laravel 5.6 (change PHP required version to >=7.1.3)
  • Add Passport support
  • Refactor plugin system
  • Refactor ACL system
  • Fix bug member login and forgot password.
  • Update UI
  • Update some vendor packages

Botble 2.6


  • Fix member reset password bug.
  • Fix to change status after creating a new plugin.
  • Auto register plugin menu to admin dashboard after creating new plugin.
  • Update vendor packages.
  • Fix coding standard.

Botble 2.5


  • Update media module. Support Amazon S3 and allowing to upload video/mp4, support preview .mp4 video on admin panel.
  • Allowing to add more extensions. Just need to add to .env file.
  • Fix admin menu with permissions.
  • Fix some UI bugs.
  • Add cache management. Now we can clear cache from admin panel.
  • Upgrade custom field: Fix bugs, refactor code & adding import/export functions.

Botble 2.4.2


- Refactor plugin language to make it easier to integrate with new plugin (check FAQ for more detail).
- Fix bug when deleting default user `botble`.
- Redirect back to previous page after login
- Update default database.
- Refactor slug plugin.

Botble 2.4.1

- Fix bug change profile image
- Refactor plugin language & gallery
- Move member to plugin
- Update default database

Botble 2.4

- Upgrade to latest Laravel version 5.5. In this version, it's required PHP >= 7.0
- Separate Admin users and members.
- Update editor: allows multiple rich editor in a page, switch between text editor & rich editor.
- Fix UI: dashboard widgets, plugins.

{warning} This a big update with Laravel framework, it's core update so to upgrade from version 2.3, you should copy your themes and plugins to version 2.4 and use new database from /database.sql.

Botble 2.3.1

- Fix create a Category.
- Move analytics JSON config file to storage path.
- Move repositories, criteria to support module.
- Optimize media module.

Botble 2.3

- Apply new media management. There is many change on media on this version so the document for Media will be update later.
- Add shortcode button above editor to easy add shortcode.
- Allow switch between Ckeditor and Tinymce.
- Fix bug when create new role.
- Fix bug activate/deactivate user.
- Add create user in admin area, now we have 2 options: create user and invite user.
- Remove function get_file_by_size(). Now you can use get_image_url($post->image, 'thumb') instead of get_file_by_size.
- Add front site users area.

Botble 2.2.1

- Add post format (Default, gallery, video...)
- Fix bug in plugin language when default language is not set.
- Change route name of post, page, category in front site from "public.view" to "public.single.detail"
- Fix counter in Dashboard.
- Refactor admin breadcrumb.
- Set page title for each page in admin area.
- Add new demo theme
- Refactor show category list, theme list...
- Remove admin bar config in theme

Botble 2.2

- Easier theme breadcrumbs. Now you can use Theme::breadcrumb()->add('label', 'http://...')->add('label2', 'http:...');
- Fix invite user
- Fix reset password
- Update email template and send mail function.
Now you can send mail by: `EmailHandler::send('Hello there', 'Test email', ['name' => 'Sang Nguyen', 'to' => '[email protected]']);`
- Remove laroute package.
Please remove LarouteServiceProvider on /config/app.php and laroute package on composer.json.

Botble 2.1

- Upgrade to Laravel 5.4.
- Upgrade custom field plugin
- Refactor assets structure
- Fix error when installing.
- Fix analytics plugin after installation.

Botble 2.0


- Fix Media upload error
- Please see image attachment in this issue to update your code.


- Fix installation script.


Release Botble version 2.0

Botble 1.0


 - Fix folders in media is not accessible: To update, you just need update two files:
      + /resources/views/files/partials/folder-row.blade.php
      + /resources/views/files/partials/uplevel.blade.php
 - Fix Menu management: 
    Run "composer update" to update menu package or replace /vendor/botble/menu folder.


- Fix menu module (just run "composer update" to update menu module)
- Fix media uploads:
    Replace botbe/repositories/feature, 
    and app/http/endpoints/feature, media.js in assets.


- Upgrade to Laravel 5.3


- Update routes and media


- Add social login (login to admin page via facebook, github, google...


- Add contact form support, fix some small bugs.


- Fix dashboard widget, custom field and media management.


- Initial release Version 1.0