Elgg Blog: Elgg 1.9.7 released

Elgg 1.9.7 has been released and is available for download: http://elgg.org/download.php
Thanks to all of our contributors.  As always, if you find any issues please report them to our github issue tracker at 
https://github.com/Elgg/Elgg/issues 1.9.7 (2014-12-14)


  • Jerôme Bakker (5)
  • iionly (3)
  • Jeroen Dalsem (2)
  • Juho Jaakkola (2)
  • Matt Beckett (1)


  • design: added the data model image from docs (680c3cf8)
  • general: moved pronuncation file from docs (3718dac7)
  • support: added documentation about the support policies of Elgg (bdd7855c)

Bug Fixes

  • core: deprecation notices thrown at login/logout even if there's no valid reason (d22a6406)
  • likes: Uses getDisplayName() instead of assuming the object has value in title property (7ece624f)
  • notifications: Verifies that a notification method is registered before using it (4eddf313, closes #7647)
  • pageowner: allow unsetting of page owner guid (a57e1fbe)
  • uservalidationbyemail: usage of deprecated ['login', 'user'] event (23939b80)
  • views: correctly close the comment form contents (0420bd00)

Matt Beckett

I'm a self-employed web developer, family man, nerd, scuba diver. Manager/maintainer of this elgg community site, and core Elgg development team member.