Croogo 1.4.4 and 1.5.0 Released

Posted by Rachman Chavik on Thu, Dec 27 2012

The Croogo Development Team is happy to announce the release of Croogo 1.4.4 and 1.5.0 (alpha).  1.4.4 is a maintenance release containing a small number of improvements and bug fixes. The detailed changelog can be found here.

Croogo 1.5.0 on the other hand has received a lot of work.  The detailed changelog can be viewed here.


Croogo 1.4.4 and 1.5.0 can be downloaded from

1.5.0 Changelog

1.5 contains a huge number of changes, but the most notable ones are:

  • CakePHP 2.3 is required (tested against 2.3.0-RC1-80-g5f9a371)
  • Nearly all components are now implemented as plugins
  • Inclusion of CakeDC's Search and Migrations plugin
  • ACL updates making it more compatible with default CakePHP implementation
  • Optional Row Level ACL
  • Upgrade Shell
  • Settings Shell
  • CLI installation
  • Admin theme is now responsive (with on Bootstrap and fontAwesome)
  • Defaults to InnoDb storage engine for mysql
  • Manifest files now uses JSON format (plugin.json and theme.json)

A huge thanks to contributors, especially the Occitech crew who have helped a lot in making 1.5.0 a reality.

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