MediaWiki 1.9.1 released

January 24, 2007

This is a bug-fix update that fixes some installation and upgrade issues
with the original 1.9.0 release.

* (bug 3000) Fall back to SCRIPT_NAME plus QUERY_STRING when REQUEST_URI
is not available, as on IIS with PHP-CGI
* Security fix for DjVu images. (Only affects servers where .djvu file
uploads are enabled and $wgDjvuToXML is set.)
* (bug 8638) Fix update from 1.4 and earlier
* (bug 8641) Fix order of updates to ipblocks table for updates from <=1.7
* (bug 8673) Minor fix for web service API content-type header
* Fix API revision list on PHP 5.2.1; bad reference assignment
* Fixed up the AjaxSearch
* Exclude settings files when generating documentation. That could
expose the database user and password to remote users.
* ar: fix the 'create a new page' on search page when no exact match found
* Correct tooltip accesskey hint for Opera on the Macintosh (uses
Shift-Esc-, not Ctrl-).
* (bug 8719) Firefox release notes lie! Fix tooltips for Firefox 2 on
x11; accesskeys default settings appear to be same as Windows.

Full release notes:
http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/tags/REL1_9_1/phase3/RELEASE-NOTES

Download:
http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.9/mediawiki-1.9.1.tar.gz
http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.9/mediawiki-1.9.1.patch

MD5 checksum:
89f77d8f39fbefa4325e0fe4d06746c7 mediawiki-1.9.1.tar.gz
e9e3785068f9edc6169c4215bc65eff0 mediawiki-1.9.1.patch

SHA-1 checksum:
11418c10ac59c044ece1cc0dd20a32c74b96ec86 mediawiki-1.9.1.tar.gz
6eaf11390c1aaea87ff48d798f7fe564a341f249 mediawiki-1.9.1.patch

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http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.9/mediawiki-1.9.1.patch.sig

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Posted by Brion Vibber 2007-01-24

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