Knowledge Base


Date Released:
December 22 2017


This release fixes mainly issues in Workflow, and other issues including user management, publish, packages and metadata. There are also fixes for issues encountered for older clients when upgrading.

Before upgrading

In advance of the upgrade please view the information and Technical Roadmap. Please contact us prior to upgrading we can provide you with the pre and post-upgrade tasks.


Please note that the priorities assigned to bugs differ from those assigned to Client Support tickets:

  • P1 - Major rework of product.
  • P2 - Major performance change. 
  • P3 - Regular priority change. 
  • P4 - Minor change. 
  • Trivial - Very minor UI changes.



Access control on published pages Secure URI List file randomly is missing some links P3 RDSM-14639
Content Default channel not selected when using select on branch method P3 RDSM-28103
Content Syncer Content Syncer 'Old Status' doesn't delete old content P3 RDSM-15019
Database Site Manager throwing errors before install Trivial RDSM-15699
Mail users Error occurs when trying to send an email to a group without specifying an email for the group P3 RDSM-23200
Media Library Moving media between categories actually mirrors it in 8.2.1 P3 RDSM-27573
Metadata Can't edit metadata elements in "Metadata" tab of section P3 RDSM-25111
Packages - html When media is added to an ancestor category the leaf category is put into the media category root section P3 RDSM-27970
Packages - html The hashcode function in meta tags can throw a null pointer causes packages imports to fail P3 RDSM-28013
Publish If instant publish listener handler is disabled in V7, it is enabled after upgrading P3 RDSM-27967
Publish Publish intermittently fails when meta tag mappings are edited during publish P3 RDSM-26413
Scheduler Running a task after updating a medium gives a failed to connect to email server - error: null in the logs P3 RDSM-27218
TinyMCE Pasting code into the "Source Code" in TinyMCE strips anchors P3 RDSM-21010
Upgrader Unable to upgrade to 8.2.3/8.2.4 if CAS is enabled P2 RDSM-27975
Upgrader Upgrade fails on step 0502 due to duplicate entries in channel_hier_style P3 RDSM-27902
Upgrader Upgrade fails on step 0415 due to null values in default_channel P3 RDSM-27895
Upgrader Upgrade fails on step 0423 (7.4 to 8.2.2) P3 RDSM-27894
User Management Orphaned data in group_member table causing problems for users when adding sections P3 RDSM-27889
Workflow Contributor does not receive an approval email when content is approved P3 RDSM-27791
Workflow Content rejection emails are missing information P3 RDSM-23469
Workflow Contributor does not receive content rejection emails even if they were the last user to modify it P3 RDSM-27792
Workflow "Save and approve" content does not send workflow notification emails P3 RDSM-20507