XenForo 2.2.8 Patch 1 and Add-On Updates Released

XenForo 2.2.8 Released​

XenForo 2.2.8 is now available for all licensed customers to download. We strongly recommend that all customers running previous versions of XenForo 2.2 upgrade to this release to benefit from increased stability.

XenForo 2.2.8 brings initial PHP 8.1 support to XenForo. We do not currently recommend upgrading to PHP 8.1 in production but would encourage, where possible, running XF 2.2.8 and PHP 8.1 together on your staging sites/servers if possible.

One-click upgrade to XenForo 2.2.8

Directly from your admin control panel

If you are a XenForo Cloud customer, your upgrade will be scheduled automatically.

Some of the changes in XF 2.2.8 include:

The following public templates have had changes:
  • PAGE_CONTAINER
  • account_details
  • alert_user_report_rejected
  • core_datalist.less
  • core_filter.less
  • core_formrow.less
  • core_input.less
  • core_menu.less
  • core_meter_bar.less
  • editor_base.less
  • helper_user_dob_edit
  • member.less
  • member_view
  • message_macros
  • poll_macros
  • thread_type_fields_article
Where necessary, the merge system within the "outdated templates" page should be used to integrate these changes.

As always, new releases of XenForo are free to download for all customers with active licenses. You may now upgrade from your admin control panel or grab the new version from the customer area.

Current requirements​

Please note that XenForo 2.2 has higher system requirements than earlier versions.

The following are minimum requirements:
  • PHP 7.0 or newer (PHP 8.0 recommended)
  • MySQL 5.5 and newer (Also compatible with MariaDB/Percona etc.)
  • All of the official add-ons require XenForo 2.2.
  • Enhanced Search requires at least Elasticsearch 2.0.

Installation and upgrade instructions​

Full details of how to install and upgrade XenForo can be found in the XenForo 2 Manual. We strongly recommend upgrading directly from within your control panel.
 

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XenForo Media Gallery 2.2.4 Released​

XenForo Media Gallery 2.2.4 is now available for all licensed customers to download. We strongly recommend that all customers running previous versions of XenForo Media Gallery 2.2 upgrade to this release to benefit from increased stability.

One-click upgrade to XenForo Media Gallery 2.2.4

Directly from your admin control panel

If you are a XenForo Cloud customer, your upgrade will be scheduled automatically.

Some of the changes in XFMG 2.2.4 include:

The following public templates have had changes:
  • xfmg_comment_macros
Where necessary, the merge system within the "outdated templates" page should be used to integrate these changes.

XenForo Media Gallery requires XenForo 2.2 or later.

Purchasing​

XenForo Media Gallery can be purchased with a new license via the purchase page or with an existing license via the customer area.

Installation, upgrading and configuration​


Please see our XenForo Media Gallery manual page for more information.
 

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XenForo Resource Manager 2.2.4 Released​

XenForo Resource Manager 2.2.4 is now available for all licensed customers to download. We strongly recommend that all customers running previous versions of XenForo Resource Manager 2.2 upgrade to this release to benefit from increased stability.

One-click upgrade to XenForo Resource Manager 2.2.4

Directly from your admin control panel

If you are a XenForo Cloud customer, your upgrade will be scheduled automatically.

Some of the changes in XFRM 2.2.4 include:

The following public templates have had changes:
  • xfrm_resource_edit_macros
Where necessary, the merge system within the "outdated templates" page should be used to integrate these changes.

XenForo Resource Manager requires XenForo 2.2 or later.

Purchasing​

XenForo Resource Manager can be purchased with a new license via the purchase page or with an existing license via the customer area.

Installation, upgrading and configuration​


Please see our XenForo Resource Manager manual page for more information.
 

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XenForo Enhanced Search 2.2.2 Released​

XenForo Enhanced Search 2.2.2 is now available for all licensed customers to download. We strongly recommend that all customers running previous versions of XenForo Enhanced Search 2.2 upgrade to this release to benefit from increased stability.

One-click upgrade to XenForo Enhanced Search 2.2.2

Directly from your admin control panel

If you are a XenForo Cloud customer, you have already received this update.

Some of the changes in XFES 2.2.2 include:
  • PHP 8.1 compatibility.
  • Avoid a shard error if a user searches for a query that exceeds the max_clause_count value.

XenForo Enhanced Search requires XenForo 2.2 or later.

Purchasing​

XenForo Enhanced Search can be purchased with a new license via the purchase page or with an existing license via the customer area.

Installation, upgrading and configuration​


Please see our XenForo Enhanced Search manual page for more information.
 

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XenForo 2.2.8 Patch 1 Released​


Shortly after releasing 2.2.8, we became aware of an issue that may affect the expected operation of the image proxy system which may cause cached images to no longer refresh as expected.

For more details on the issue, please see this bug report.

You may now upgrade from your admin control panel or grab the new version from the customer area.

XenForo Cloud customers can also trigger an upgrade to this version from the customer area.
 
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