By Scott McMillan on September 1, 2015
Version 4.3 of WordPress, named “Billie” in honor of jazz singer Billie Holiday, is now running on UBC Blogs. New features in 4.3 make it even easier to format your content and customize your site. The update also covers the security releases of 4.23 and 4.24. For more details on 4.3 see the release page. […]
By Scott McMillan on August 27, 2015
UBC Blogs will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance on Saturday, August 29, 2015 from 04:00-08:00 PT.
By Scott McMillan on May 6, 2015
WordPress 4.2.2 fixes a cross-site scripting vulnerability contained in an HTML file shipped with recent Genericons packages included in the Twenty Fifteen theme as well as a number of popular plugins by removing the file. The release also includes hardening for a potential cross-site scripting vulnerability when using the Visual editor. In addition to the […]
By Scott McMillan on December 18, 2014
Just in time for term two. UBC Blogs is now running 4.1. Version 4.1 of WordPress, named “Dinah” in honor of jazz singer Dinah Washington, is now running UBC Blogs. New features in WordPress 4.1 help you focus on your writing, and the new default theme lets you show it off in style. More info […]
By Scott McMillan on December 17, 2014
For those noticing a different CWL login page it is because we have switched to CAS Authentication from Auth2. The big change to end users will be the bypass of the account creation process seen previously and more of a streamlined single sign on like behaviour. If you experience problems please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
By Scott McMillan on May 8, 2014
UBC Blogs has been updated to 3.9.1 From WordPress.org : This maintenance release fixes 34 bugs in 3.9, including numerous fixes for multisite networks, customizing widgets while previewing themes, and the updated visual editor. We’ve also made some improvements to the new audio/video playlists feature and made some adjustments to improve performance. For a full […]