Here you can see the full list of changes between each release.

Version 2.1.0

Released September 9th, 2021

The most notable changes are following:

  • Reimplemented User views using services
  • Services for changing email, password, settings and details
  • Hooks for email, password, settings and details updates
  • Hook for user profile sidebar links
  • Added helper for generating dynamic navbar content
  • Gender is now a text field rather than a dropdown
  • Upgrade to Flask 2.0 and SQLAlchemy 1.4
  • Upgrade Bootstrap 3 to Bootstrap 5
  • Remove JQuery dependency by rewriting some parts to be plain JS
  • Replace Bootstrap-Markdown editor with GitHub-Markdown-Toolbar
  • … and lots of other fixes and improvements

Version 2.0.2

Released July 15th, 2018

  • Fix issue with declaring log config file path

Version 2.0.1

Released June 21st, 2018

  • Fix issue where activation tokens would fail with an exception

Version 2.0.0

Released on May 16th, 2018.

  • Improved management panel load time by requesting celery status async (PR #429)
  • Migrated FlaskBB internal behavior to use plugin hook system (PRs #369, #413, #419, #423, #426, #435, #436)
  • Migrated behavior in flaskbb.auth from living in route handlers and into services (PRs #421, #424)
  • Improved emoji support (PR #417)
  • Migrated private messages into a [plugin]( (PR #414)
  • Fixed issue where user could not re-select having the default theme (PR #387)
  • Fixed issue where a reinstall would attempt to drop the entire database instead of just the tables associated with FlaskBB (PR #364)
  • Added ability to hide and unhide topics and posts, preventing unprivileged users from viewing them (PR #325)
  • Fixed issue where password was not required when editing a user in the admin panel (PR #321)
  • Migrated from Flask-Plugins to Pluggy as plugin system for plugins. Plugins are now loaded via entry points and thus have to be installed into the same environment as FlaskBB. During this migration we also moved the [portal plugin]( into its own python package which can be installed via pip install flaskbb-plugin-portal. (PR #311)
  • Adds the functionality to “soft delete” posts and topics. (PR #325)
  • Improve logging. (PR #327)
  • Prefixes migrations with a timestamp which will sort them by creation date. (PR #353)
  • Transform views into Class-based Views. (PR #324)
  • Drop the tables instead of dropping the database when uninstalling FlaskBB. (PR #364)
  • Create the database using SQLAlchemy’s db.create_all and stamp it as ‘latest’ instead of going through all migrations.
  • Fixes a bug that prevented users to activate their accounts via the form input.
  • Fixes a translations bug that wouldn’t take the territory code into account when choosing a language (#299).
  • Fixes a bug which would not show all conversations in the conversations view.
  • Fixes a bug that made a forum section inaccessible when the last_post_id of a topic was set to None.
  • Various translations updated.
  • Multiple permission fixes and various other fixes.

Version 1.0

Released on May 5th, 2017.

  • First release of FlaskBB