Release Notes - Moodle - Version 2.1.1 - HTML format

Bug

  • [MDL-6083] - forum_user_can_view_post has unneeded parameter
  • [MDL-22584] - Upgrade from 1.9 with file path depth more then 255 characters
  • [MDL-23344] - Login page does not focus on the login form inputs after the page loads
  • [MDL-23580] - Unneeded tags and other junk printed in course overview
  • [MDL-24666] - sync_users.php does not add new users
  • [MDL-25125] - TinyMCE - formatting lost
  • [MDL-25870] - Enroll Search Results not displaying in Firefox 3.6.13
  • [MDL-26253] - SCORM 2004 activities display blank in SCORM Player window, scores not reported back
  • [MDL-26285] - Enable RSS feeds setting is not working as expected
  • [MDL-26611] - Legacy role mentioned on role screen instead of Role archetype
  • [MDL-26618] - Block does not move if using Oracle database
  • [MDL-26626] - Hard coded string in block Course completion status
  • [MDL-26678] - SCORM Items are not displayed in IE7
  • [MDL-26942] - SCORM - merge scorm_get_toc
  • [MDL-27018] - Restore - url->external url not decoding internal links
  • [MDL-27040] - get_users_by_capability generates u.id IN () when no users have accessallgroups
  • [MDL-27168] - Block Course completion: in the "more details" page of this block students doesn't see properly "Yes" in the "Completed" field when they are using another language, different than English
  • [MDL-27279] - A typo in string [confirmcheckforeignkeys,core_xmldb]
  • [MDL-27305] - forum_get_view_actions() is Out of Date
  • [MDL-27329] - Log shows "Course full name" in the table head instead of "User name"
  • [MDL-27375] - CLONE - External Database Participants not enrolled (enroled) in courses on login, but are enrolled (enroled) by enrol/database/cli/sync.php.
  • [MDL-27438] - Course groups don't backup correctly
  • [MDL-27483] - Quiz repaginate enter in a endless loop
  • [MDL-27555] - Assignment submissions page options make no sense for the offline assignment type.
  • [MDL-27653] - Incorrect $user check in is_enrolled() function
  • [MDL-27696] - Chart image generation fails in Participant - All logs activity report
  • [MDL-27741] - Regression: forum_get_subscribe_link
  • [MDL-27768] - In canvas/style/core.css the image gradient-sb.jpg is linked which does not exist in the theme.
  • [MDL-27771] - Small typo in filter/tex/filter.php
  • [MDL-27796] - $_REQUEST['HTTP_HOST'] not set
  • [MDL-27804] - CSV file user upload problems
  • [MDL-27821] - Moodle 2.0 backup throws away debuginfor from nested exceptions
  • [MDL-27833] - can't search courses with non-latin characters during importing from other courses
  • [MDL-27837] - Unmask Checkboxes Don't Work As Expected With More Than One Enrolment Key
  • [MDL-27855] - "Users" link in "Breadcrumb" presents Student with error message
  • [MDL-27931] - In bulk user upload, city is required but not marked as required
  • [MDL-27947] - scorm course structure display changes when different link is used
  • [MDL-27954] - Navigation broken for search in database activity
  • [MDL-27989] - mform groups not belonging to a fieldset display badly in core themes whose parent is Canvas
  • [MDL-28015] - Workshop errors with MS SQL
  • [MDL-28017] - scorm updatetime setting is invalid
  • [MDL-28040] - Moodle 2.0 Navigation tree algorithm faulty
  • [MDL-28100] - page resource is using deprecated courseid in calling format_text
  • [MDL-28107] - Logged in user can't see enrolment icons
  • [MDL-28110] - SCORM requires JS
  • [MDL-28117] - Database activity module: Undefined constant notice
  • [MDL-28128] - Upgrade process from 2.0 to 2.1 alters quiz grades
  • [MDL-28135] - Update harcoded links to MoodleDocs to point to correct wiki (2.0, 2.1 and 2.2)
  • [MDL-28137] - Unit test - failure to create tst_capabilities table
  • [MDL-28145] - The (commented out) 'rendererfactory' stub is wrong in several theme config.php
  • [MDL-28156] - Fatal Error when backing up/restoring backup file created from empty course
  • [MDL-28160] - Why does the Preview question popup window is made to retain the whole course interface?
  • [MDL-28161] - admin/purgecaches.php incorrectly complains directory does not exist
  • [MDL-28166] - Quiz tries to send email messages while still in the process_attempt transaction -> exception
  • [MDL-28167] - Fatal error: Call to undefined function coding_exception() in lib/navigationlib.php on line 1462
  • [MDL-28168] - Custom menu output broken with urltolink filter enabled
  • [MDL-28172] - Forum attachments no longer displayed in 2.1
  • [MDL-28179] - Events API does not keep useful information when an event handler throws an exception
  • [MDL-28182] - cron is broken when deleting uncompleted users
  • [MDL-28184] - Argument 1 passed to global_navigation::add_course_essentials() must be an instance of navigation_node, boolean given
  • [MDL-28185] - upgrade failure with oracle
  • [MDL-28186] - "Enable messaging system" advanced feature removes Messaging settings from the user menu.
  • [MDL-28192] - Spelling mistake
  • [MDL-28193] - Cannot use external postgres database without table prefix
  • [MDL-28196] - Quiz code calls get_in_or_equal (not $DB->get_in_or_equal) in two places
  • [MDL-28205] - Notice on RSS block manage feeds page
  • [MDL-28210] - message/lib.php trying to redfine constants already defined
  • [MDL-28218] - admin/webservice/testclient.php does not work correctly with services defined in plugins
  • [MDL-28221] - when restoring a course from an older moodle instance (1.9) some of the content goes into legacy files and when tried to access "This legacy resource type ({$a}) was not yet migrated, sorry." appears.
  • [MDL-28222] - Bad call to quiz_report_feedback_for_grade in mod/quiz/report/attemptsreport.php
  • [MDL-28232] - Course log text export is missing a new line
  • [MDL-28253] - Upgrade to 2.x fails if a role called "Manager" exists
  • [MDL-28254] - navigationlib: typo in exception handling
  • [MDL-28255] - Coding exception thrown when viewing nested categories
  • [MDL-28268] - missing ORDER BY clause for the SQL for fetching answer records when answers are joined with the extra answer fields table.
  • [MDL-28298] - undefined constant in submission and assessment phases
  • [MDL-28300] - SCORM 2004 New attempts bug
  • [MDL-28313] - Database enrolment remote role field not being set during upgrade from 1.9 -> 2
  • [MDL-28325] - Confusing enrolment period, start date and end date settings
  • [MDL-28348] - Can not bulk delete users
  • [MDL-28363] - Hidden courses in navigation are not dimmed.
  • [MDL-28369] - hints are not being restored by new question engine code
  • [MDL-28377] - wrong/misplaced or unused parameters when calling the function review_form from review_page (mod_quiz_renderer)
  • [MDL-28440] - Missing semicolon in yui_module JS code

New Feature

  • [MDL-26482] - Add an option to SCORM Activity settings to completely remove the TOC
  • [MDL-28163] - add custom frontpage script support

Task

  • [MDL-28169] - Add Moodle 2.1.0 upgrade line to all the upgrade.php scripts

Improvement

  • [MDL-25357] - Allow more than 52 sections or just a section 0 in a course
  • [MDL-26165] - When unlimited retakes of quiz is allowed, confirmation message implies answers can no longer be changed.
  • [MDL-27538] - Documentation of superseded DB functions
  • [MDL-27755] - Course search does not include idnumber or shortname
  • [MDL-27756] - Improve move_courses() Performance
  • [MDL-27890] - Allow TinyMCE to be smaller
  • [MDL-28048] - Multilang bug Glossary/FAQ category names
  • [MDL-28191] - Theme selector: after selecting a theme, continue goes to wrong place
  • [MDL-28195] - confirm_action should allow the button labels to be customised
  • [MDL-28337] - 'Parameters' section in URL resource type needs help and/or is broken
  • [MDL-28399] - Add ability for Admins to bookmark Cohorts page
  • [MDL-28421] - Adjust class admin_setting_configmultiselect_modules to include a default
  • [MDL-28437] - Question bank pages should all use General type: admin

Sub-task

  • [MDL-22404] - Missing cohorts filter/search criteria from Bulk user action
  • [MDL-27429] - Collapse/Expand buttons on blocks do not have keyboard support
  • [MDL-28273] - warn that removing of user from cohort may unenrol
  • [MDL-28384] - Can not insert NULL url into log table
  • [MDL-28453] - temporary courses which are 'restoration in progress' shouldn't be visible at all.

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