J! Research Changelog

New in version 2.0.1

March 19th, 2013
  • This version has a view to categorize staff members by position.
  • It adds CVs in member profiles.
  • It fixes a bug when importing publications.

New in version 2.0 (February 12th, 2013)

  • This version adds native and exclusive support for Joomla! 2.5.x, management of publications, staff members, research areas, and projects, and a new content plugin for citations (not inline).

New in version 2.0 Beta 1 (September 17th, 2012)

  • This version supports separation of former and current members in the staff view, adds a Joomla! search plugin, can show full texts and online versions for publications in default and tabular views, and fixes multiple minor bugs.
  • This is a testing release which is not recommended for production sites.

New in version 1.2.2 (December 19th, 2010)

  • Removal of fatal errors in staff admin.
  • Addition of member position content element for Joomfish.
  • Addition of sorting by month
  • [SECURITY FIX] replacement of JRESEARCH_ALLOWRAW filters for JRESEARCH_ALLOWHTML in descriptions.
  • Cleanup of authors before mapping to staff member in bibtex importation.
  • Correction of bug related to file uploads in Firefox for Windows.

New in version 1.2.1 (October 12th, 2010)

  • Translation key corrections and rearrangement of parameters.
  • Updated to Bibutils 4.10 for Unix platforms.
  • Inclusion of a filter for former members in staff view.
  • Initial support for publication types as plugins.
  • Fixes in extensibility and support for publication type plugins.

New in version 1.2.0 (August 2nd, 2010)

  • Support for multilingual content (J!Fish compatibility).
  • Support for breadcrumbs.
  • Improved control for selection of authors and members.
  • Support for new publication types: online source, digital source and electronic article.
  • Inclusion of categories for cooperations.
  • New control for authors selection.
  • Ability to export publications from frontend.
  • Ability to change the type of a publication.
  • Parameters reorganization for frontend views.
  • Ability to import publications from frontend.
  • Support for aliases.
  • Mapping of authors to staff members in publications import.

New in version 1.2 Beta 2 (April 16th, 2010)

  • Resolution of Secunia Advisory SA39079 for 1.1 branch. Correction of control for staff import. Removal of fatal error when importing publications. Missing translation key in facilitiy menu description. Correction of issue #19478 and reestructuration of publications database scheme. so that views are not required anymore. Movement of common helper classes to admin workspace. Correction of authors and pubtype filter in default publications list. Update for german translation on admin pages. Small enhacement for pagination of filtered results. Spanish language ready for the 1.2 release. Correction of several bugs in frontend views.

New in version 1.1.4.3 (January 11th, 2010)

  • Removal of fatal error in publications frontend view. If you have 1.1.4.2 installed, just replace file {Joomla_path}/components/com_jresearch/controllers/publications.php with this one: http://joomlacode.org/gf/project/jresearch/scmsvn/?action=browse&path=/*checkout*/tags/1.1.4.3/site/controllers/publications.php&revision=594

New in version 1.2 Beta (January 6th, 2010)

  • Enhancements in frontend markup. Complete reorganization of menu parameters. Ability to import publications from frontend. Corrections in languages files. Support for aliases in all entities. Revamp of control for importing members from Joomla! users table.