PrestaShop (alpha2) released! download it now!

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PrestaShop (alpha2) released!

I'm so glad to announce that today new prestashop version was released. Remember that this is alpha version, 

don't use it in production! This version was released only for test purposes.


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full change log below:


Improved/changed features:

[*] Installer: install fixtures before modules

[*] FO : Dynamization of the number of items per page
[*] FO : Added posibilty to display new price instead of quantity discount
[*] Fo : Report of
[*] FO : Move header modules to new hook, last part 2/2
[*] FO : Fixed issue with custom statues does not have any color, and text was not visible
[*] FO : Move header modules to new hook, first part 1/2
[*] FO: now you can download files >1G without running into max execution limitation Added @ to suppress warning i safe mode.
[*] FO: now you can download files >1G without running into max execution limitation when reading large files ( >1G ), you often get max execution timeout error, this fix will prevent this.
[*] FO : Move both sliders module on new hook
[*] FO : Merge of
[*] FO : Code cleaning, optimizations, new callstack available in the profiling tools
[*] FO : Merge of again
[*] FO : Merge of
[*] FO : Merge of
[*] FO : Merge of +
[*] FO : Added getCategory getter in ProductController #PSCFV-8408
[*] FO : Added the possibility to deactivate customer groups management (for performances) [part 2]
[*] FO : Added the possibility to deactivate customer groups management (for performances) [part 1]

[*] BO : switch added on adminthemes
[*] BO : informations about the default left and right column added in the theme config file
[*] BO : performance improvement on AdminInvoices loading time
[*] BO : AdminThemes add form to update the theme_meta
[*] BO : MVC for myErrorHandler
[*] BO : AdminModules do not submit form on key Enter
[*] BO : delete theme_meta on theme delete
[*] BO : informations about the number of column by page added
[*] BO : Limit new error handler in BO
[*] BO : import a theme from a zip placed in the 'themes' folder in AdminThemes
[*] BO : changed dashgoals system
[*] BO : Merge of
[*] Bo : removed empty filters from the cookie (thus limiting its size)
[*] BO : Added option to always rewrite friendly url of product
[*] BO : Fixes issue with not beeing able to edit weight beacuse string is longer then max length
[*] BO : AdminImport, check choosen csv exists
[*] BO : AdminImport, check choosen scv exists
[*] BO : Merge of
[*] BO : replaced age by total spent in the customer list
[*] BO : Added countries to order list (idea from PhpMadman
[*] BO : Added combination ean13 in the backend search #PSCFV-10436

[*] CORE : Set PHP error handler
[*] CORE: original search_query assign to .tpl Avoid problems with special characters for eg. in polish language like Ä�źÄ�Å�ó etc.
[*] CORE : Merge of
[*] CORE : Throw Exception when no theme selected only in front office
[*] CORE : Throw Exception when no theme selected
[*] CORE : Merge of

[*] MO : blockviewed added title tag to image
[*] MO: blockcontact Adds title tag on link
[*] MO : Blockrss added title tag to links
[*] MO : Merge of

[*] PDF : Merge of

[*] LO : Corrected units for weight/volume/distance UK uses Metric for weight, volume and short distances but uses Imperial for long distances (i.e. Miles). Yes, it's a silly system here in the UK! // I will add counties (states) with correct ISO codes when I get chance.

Fixed bugs:

[-] FO : Fix real time item compare count on bottom button
[-] FO : Fix bug #PSCSX-182, could not be redirected to addresses controller
[-] FO: fixed bug #PSCSX-88
[-] FO : Fix bug #PSCSX-107 qty input on virtual
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] Fo : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] Fo : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Report of
[-] FO : Fix versatile jQuery selector `:hidden` selects form elements with `type="hidden"` but also : elements with `display:none`, elements with their width/height equal to zero and which the ancestor element is hidden. `input[type=hidden]` is more appropriate for those reasons.
[-] FO : Remove bad links on home tabs
[-] FO : fixed product comparator when there are no products anymore
[-] FO : Added condition to display the phone number only if it is set up in the admin
[-] FO : Fix bug #PSCFV-11190 double escaping on customization
[-] FO : fixed cart rules cache id #PSCFV-11123 #PSCFV-11175
[-] FO : fixed potential error when you delete a best seller #PSCFV-11167
[-] FO : CCC do not withdraw \t+ and \s+
[-] FO : Merge of
[-] FO : trailing \t in minified html
[-] FO : Merge of
[-] FO : Merge of
[-] FO : exclude external css from CCC #PSCFV-10839
[-] FO : header add translation for fields
[-] FO : Contact-form add translation for fields
[-] FO : Fixed bug #PSCFV-11076
[-] FO : fixed tax rules cache
[-] FO : Fixed meta title entities #PSCFV-10312
[-] FO : Fix bug #PSCFV-11052 no carrier fess whne tax display to false
[-] FO : Fix #PSCFV-11069 remove unused file

[-] BO : fix theme config file format for meta
[-] BO : fix check column existence
[-] BO : duplicate function
[-] BO : fix associated table theme_meta
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-190 button ducplicated
[-] BO : Fix duplicate button on dashboard configuration
[-] BO : Fixbug #PSCSX-140 - Module anchor after search
[-] BO : Update correcte date value on dashboard
[-] BO: Fix language fields validator
[-] BO : improved simulation mode in the dashboard
[-] BO : Report of
[-] BO : FixBug uploading product image with empty legend.
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-133 - Error in validation process
[-] BO : fix bug in adminthemes
[-] BO : fix bug in adminthemes while updating the mobile theme parameter
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-160 Missing button
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-84 Fix image mapping position
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-122 Live module favorite
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-115 Friendly URL generated
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-116 Wrong friendly url hint description
[-] BO : Set correct table alias name in updatePosition
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-37 - Double upload in carrier wizard
[-] BO: call actionProductUpdate hook on status change
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-86 Missing color selector
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-91 Wrong texture display in products attributes colors
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-100 wrong checkbox integration
[-] BO : carrier wizard no fees display
[-] BO : Fixes for Advanced Stock Management Import [*] BO : Combinations import supports Advanced Stock Management [*] BO : Advanced Stock Management import now supports stock increase [*] BO : Advanced Stock Management stock unit price uses wholesale_price (Product Cost) or 0.00001 if not set [*] BO : Added Advanced Stock Management to csv import docs
[-] BO : fixed bug #PSCSX-76 - carrier wizard fees not display after reload carrier
[-] BO : fixed top right link with the "open in a new tab" button
[-] BO : Better maxlength on shippinh input fields
[-] BO : Fix timeout handling on product images regeneration
[-] BO : carrier wizard range tab now overflow scroll
[-] BO : carrier wizard fixed when select zone and set no shipping fees
[-] BO : carrier wizard, remove fees when desabled zone
[-] BO : Fix bug #PSCFV-11162 AdminImport, Exception on ProductSupplier
[-] BO : better error display for forgotten password #PSCSX-58
[-] BO: Add some useful hooks to modify the listings/options/forms
[-] BO : Adminimport reset selected csv if not exists
[-] BO : Category code cleaning, fixing, moving and multistore-ing
[-] BO : Merge of
[-] BO : Merge of
[-] BO : Undefined on image upload, revert of
[-] BO : Double separator in function createTemplate() smarty->getTemplateDir() returns a result ending with a separator, so no need to add DIRECTORY_SEPARATOR ?
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-40 categories unchanged after select a new home category
[-] BO : AdminImport new supplier csv
[-] BO : AdminImport products add missing fields Add to file header : Width, Height, Depth, Minimal quantity, Visibility, Additional shipping cost, Unity, Unit price ratio
[-] BO : AdminImport add image suppliers
[-] BO : AdminImport add image manufacturers
[-] BO : Cart rules optimization / Attempt to fix #PSCFV-8895 (need to be double-checked)
[-] BO : AdminImages manufacturers/suppliers/stores image • Missing logo Fashion_Manufacturer.jpg (small/medium/large) install-dev/fixtures/fashion/img/m • Missing logo Fashion_Supplier.jpg (small/medium/large) install-dev/fixtures/fashion/img/su
[-] BO : getCartsRuleByCode should be retrocompatible
[-] BO : Fixed potential errors with untranslated admin tabs #PSCFV-8104
[-] BO : Remove warning with open_basdir on module list
[-] BO : fixed bug #PSCSX-25 - carrier wizard summary design and missing infos
[-] BO : fixed bug #PSCSX-32 class-danger on mail send error
[-] BO : FixBug #PSCSX-33 Misplaced save button

[-] Core: remove module overrides if installation failed
[-] CORE : Fix missing php self
[-] CORE : FixBug duplicate hook in getHookModuleExecList
[-] CORE: Fix Pagination problem
[-] CORE : FixBug #PSCSX-132 - file drag & drop
[-] CORE : After adding cart rule redirect improvements This allows us display success message after adding CartRule or create other actions
[-] CORE : FixBug #PSCSX-89 - Up configuration name size to 255
[-] CORE : Ensure correct parent category for home categories
[-] Core: Fix #PSCFV-11165 numerical configuration values should not be overridden if the value is the same between shop and global context
[-] Core : integrated modified pull request
[-] CORE : Remove notices on ob clean
[-] CORE : Merge of
[-] CORE : Merge of
[-] CORE : Merge of
[-] CORE : No Exception when CONTENT_LENGTH is no set
[-] Core : fixed smarty escape htmlall > html

[-] MO : homeslider - FixBug #PSCSX-213 missing pointer on description zone
[-] MO : homeslider - add on description click event
[-] MO : homeslider - fix wrong text position
[-] MO : Blockbanner - FixBug #PSCSX-155
[-] MO : homeslider - FixBug #PSCSX-158
[-] MO : themeconfigurator - Fix live configurator posistion
[-] MO : Themeconfigurator - FixBug #PSCSX-135
[-] MO : Blockcart #PSCSX-176 - Fix Scroll top
[-] MO : homeslider - FixBug #PSCSX-178 - missing php_self variable declaration
[-] MO : blocktopmenu FixBug #PSCSX-151 - Move Buttons
[-] MO : fixed warning in addsharethis
[-] MO : cheque - FixBug #PSCSX-164 - typo
[-] MO : Blocktopmenu - Fix missing categories and cms categories options
[-] MO : BlockLayered - FixBug #PNM-1331 Categories now filtered by groups
[-] MO : BlockLayered - FixBug #PNM-468 Correct sprintf format
[-] MO : BlockLayered - FixBug #PNM-468 Wrong filter unit
[-] MO : blockcms - Clean cache when "display on footer" parameter is updated
[-] MO : Newsletter - FixBug #PSCSX-113 - Missing id in field desc
[-] MO : BlockLayered - Fix missing attribute anchor separator
[-] MO : display_column_left not assigned to smarty in modules initContent() + ssl on loyalty front controller
[-] MO : Dateofdelivery Fix bug #PNM-1773 when a product has an available date
[-] MO : Bug fix - Blockwishlist, Product image link in BO
[-] MO : cheque add translation for fields
[-] MO : bankwire add translation for fields

[-] WS : Fix bug #PSCFV-11328 : Don't insert attribute image(s) id if no id to insert There was an issue with the webservice where inserting an empty <images node_type="image"></images> tag would result in an error 500 when it was not needed.
[-] WS: update product default combination after updating a new add or modify a combination

Added Features:

[+] FO : Missing old default templates

[+] BO : Add error control to modules uploading
[+] BO : Merge of
[+] BO : AdminSearchConf add import alias
[+] BO : AdminAttributes add import combinations
[+] BO : AdminProducts add import products

[+] Core: Allow to disable modules on each devices && Mobile Detect library update
[+] CORE : Merg of

[+] MO : Add name value when hover color in blocklayered.tpl - Thanks @codeurWeb


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