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Sitebuilder 2.238 - 1st September 2011 - Release notes

Sitebuilder 2.238 was released on 1st September 2011. Highlights from this release include:

ID6 Warwick Web Template

We are now finalising the design for the new version of the Warwick web template, called ID6. We have set up a site to give further information (and a video that goes through the changes in detail) at

General fixes and improvements

  • There is a new "Ultra short description" option in the edit site properties screen. This will be used in ID6 for the title of the tab in the search box (and possibly also in subsites)
  • We have made a number of performance improvements to Sitebuilder when serving parts of files to browsers - you should see improvements when using download managers and when viewing PDF files in the browser



  • [SBTWO-4597] - ID6: 404 page always uses ID5
  • [SBTWO-4601] - Copied site snippets (header/footer) lose Javascript
  • [SBTWO-4638] - ID6: Shadowbox controls aligned to bottom, not middle
  • [SBTWO-4646] - Go 404 screen not working
  • [SBTWO-4650] - Page tracking confirm controller always in ID5
  • [SBTWO-4651] - Fix exception when requesting /sitebuilder2/api/rss/tocRss.atom?page=/
  • [SBTWO-4655] - Commenting on edits broken in ID6 editor
  • [SBTWO-4656] - map link not working in IE7 and IE8
  • [SBTWO-4657] - Glossary link opens glossary page in new tab (IE8 andd IE7)
  • [SBTWO-4658] - Editing comment doesn't show latest version for edit
  • [SBTWO-4659] - Resource booking pages show 'make booking' for all free slots in IE7


  • [SBTWO-4428] - Consider upgrading mod_xsendfile for range requests
  • [SBTWO-4563] - ID6: Search UI
  • [SBTWO-4576] - Support including Prototype/Scriptaculous in ID6 pages
  • [SBTWO-4637] - Rename "Tiny description" to "Ultra short description" in UI
  • [SBTWO-4648] - Requesting a site asset that doesn't exist results in a rendering exception
  • [SBTWO-4653] - Checkstyle check for "instanceof" with page types
  • [SBTWO-4654] - Allow ID6 site assets to skip certain filter steps

New Feature

  • [SBTWO-4468] - Allow arbitrary layouts in the editor
  • [SBTWO-4506] - ID6: Horizontal navigation
  • [SBTWO-4603] - ID6: Allow a choice between descriptions for parent site text


  • [SBTWO-4623] - Get all special page types working in ID6