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JAMWiki 0.8.4

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Release Notes

The fourth bugfix release of the JAMWiki 0.8.x series, JAMWiki 0.8.4 (code name "iJAM") is now available for download from Sourceforge. This release is a minor release that contains only bugfixes; no changes have been made to CSS, the database schema, or any other area that would require special attention when upgrading. All users of previous JAMWiki 0.8.x releases are encouraged to upgrade.

See below, as well as the CHANGELOG.txt and README.txt files included in the JAMWiki distribution, for further details. Please provide feedback on the Feedback page and report any bugs on the Bug Reports page. Bug reports should include any error messages from the logs and any additional information that can be used to diagnose the problem.

Installation & Upgrade Instructions

New Installs

See Installation#New Installs.


See Installation#Upgrades. This is a minor release and there are no changes to CSS, the database schema, or configuration when upgrading from JAMWiki 0.8.3. See the release notes for JAMWiki 0.8.0 if upgrading from a version prior to JAMWiki 0.8.0.


New Features

  • None


  • Wiki tables placed after lists were being incorrectly indented. Reported by Rudi Wiesmayr.
  • Fix incorrect parsing when inline tags (such as wiki bold) are left unclosed before or after list tags. Reported by Rudi Wiesmayr.
  • Parsing of the <references /> tag produced an unclosed ordered list. Reported by Rudi Wiesmayr and an anonymous user.
  • Fix potential XSS attack with URLs of the form Special:Login?message=XSS. Reported by frafu.
  • Fix the manual upgrade steps for MS SQL in the UPGRADE.txt document. Reported by Angel.
  • Very large values for max upload file size could result in NumberFormatException being thrown on the Special:Admin page.

Translation Updates

  • None