Module Migration Guide

Here you will learn how you can adapt existing modules to working fine with actually versions.

Migrate from 1.1 to 1.2

Stream / Content Changes

The models WallEntry and Wall were removed. So all corresponding methods like getFirstWallEntryId() are not longer available. The stream handling is now handled directly by the Content model. Also all stream classes (widgets, actions) are moved into the humhub\modules\stream package.

File module changes

Please refer the new File Handling documentation section for more details regarding the new file management API.

  • Deprecated widgets:
    • humhub\modules\user\widgets\UserPicker (replaced with humhub\modules\user\widgets\UserPickerField)
    • humhub\modules\space\widgets\Picker (replaced with humhub\modules\space\widgets\SpackePickerField)
    • humhub\widgets\DataSaved (replaced with humhub\components\View::saved)
  • Removed Content models 'attachFileGuidsAfterSave' attribute and handling
  • Deprecated File model methods
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::attachPrecreated
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getFilesOfObject
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getStoredFilePath
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getPreviewImageUrl
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::attachPrecreated
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getFilename
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getInfoArray
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getMimeBaseType
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getMimeSubType
    • \humhub\modules\file\models\File::getExtension
  • Removed configuration option 'showFilesWidgetBlacklist' use WallEntry showFiles attribute instead.
  • File models title attributes is not longer automatically populated with the filename when empty
  • Moved file upload capabilities (UploadedFile) from File model to FileUpload model
  • Moved file store content by attribute capabilities from File model to FileContent model
  • Created UploadAction/DownloadAction classes

Javascript API changes


Pjax + TopNavigation:


public $topMenuRoute = '/dashboard/dashboard';

within your controller for pjax topmenu support.

Asset Handling changes


Migrate from 1.0 to 1.1

  • Dropped unused space attribute "website"

  • ContentContainer Model Changes

    • Removed canWrite method (now requires own implementation using permissions)
  • Content Model Changes

    • Removed space_id / user_id columns - added contentcontainer_id
    • Not longer validates content visibility (private/public) permissions
  • system_admin attribute in user table was removed see humhub\modules\user\models\User::isSystemAdmin

  • Renamed space header settings menu dropdown class from humhub\modules\space\modules\manage\widgets\Menu to humhub\modules\space\widgets\HeaderControlsMenu

  • Refactored settings system. see Settings Documentation for more details. Old settings api is still available in 1.1.x

  • Refactored user group system

  • New administration menu structure

Migrate from 0.20 to 1.0

Migrate from 0.12 to 0.20

Important: This release upgrades from Yii1 to Yii2 Framework!

This requires an extensive migration of all custom modules/themes. Find more details here: HumHub 0.20 Migration

Migrate from 0.11 to 0.12

  • Rewritten Search

Migrate from 0.10 to 0.11

No breaking changes.

  • Now handle ContentContainerController layouts, new option showSidebar
  • New ContentAddonController Class
  • New Wiki Parser / Editor Widget