Tag: Joomla

Gmail Settings for Joomla 3.1.1

I installed Joomla 3.1.1 on a VPS. When I tried to use mass email, no matter what kind of mailer setting I put, I did not receive any email from it. At last I tried SMTP settings with Gmail account. 1) Choose Mailer: SMTP 2) From email: youremail@gmail.com 3) From Name: Your Name 4) Sendmail

Joomla 3 is coming

The Joomla! Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Joomla 3.0.0. This is the next major release of the Joomla CMS in the Standard Term Support (STS) track. All 3.0 users will need to plan to update to the new versions available in the STS release cycle every six months until version 3.5

Joomla 1.5.13 Security Release

It is announced that the Joomla 1.5.13 can be upgraded through Dreamhost one-click upgrade. For security purpose, I upgrade my installation of Joomla 10 minutes ago. This release contains 26 bug fixes, two moderate-level security fixes and one low-level security fix.

Joomla! release 1.5.6

Joomla! 1.5.6 released It is a security patch, to fix an important bug. SECURITY [HIGH] Fixed security hole in reset logic to check for proper token length. To upgrade from 1.5.5, you just need to replace following files. /components/com_user/models/reset.php /changelog.php /includes/framework.php /administrator/includes/framework.php /libraries/joomla/version.php /libraries/joomla/environment/uri.php 1.5.6 full package

Joomla! One-Click upgarde error

I mentioned that I have the error or warning of the Joomla! 1.5.2 on Dreamhost. Now I know what happened. My previous upgrade steps are: 1) Upgrade the Joomla! 1.5.1 through Dreamhost one-click installation. 2) Manually upgrade it to 1.5.2. So problem comes. I use this way to upgrade Joomla! 1.5.2 without problems. 1) Restore