What’s New in LiveWhale 2.7.4

This patch release includes bug-fixes pertaining to event mapping, bulk uploading, and widget customizations.

Behavior adjustments

  • Restored tags to the JSON v1 API results for blogs, blurbs, files, galleries, images, pages, and profiles which had erroneously been removed.


  • Fixed an issue introduced by changes to the Google Maps API which could prevent users from successfully plotting an event on a map.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the bulk/quick upload tools from failing to save images.
  • Fixed an issue (introduced in LiveWhale 2.2.0) that removed the hostname from iCal Subscribe links on the calendar.
  • Fixed an issue where widgets that make heavy use of spaces for indentation could trigger an URL length warning in the widget editor preview panel.
  • Fixed an issue where the event type manager did not display an error when attempting to add a duplicate event type.
  • Fixed an issue where a “widget” variable inside a <tbody> tag could be reformatted incorrectly when saving a widget.
  • Fixed an issue where placeholder CSS classes from a content layout might be left behind even after the placeholder is filled in.
  • Added an exception to the code that wraps WYSIWYG fields in paragraph tags for image captions and image credits, since those typically get custom wrapping and formatting in front-end displays.
  • Fixed the formatting of event cost in an event details view such that it is wrapped in a paragraph tag only when “other” is selected as a cost type.
  • Fixed an issue where widget might not appear correctly when placed inside another widget’s formatting using simple conditional logic (curly brackets).
  • Fixed an issue that prevented sorting the back-end news manager by a custom date range.
  • Fixed an issue that caused European-style date strings to be incorrectly formatted when returned by the public JSON endpoint.
  • Fix bug that prevented format starred field from showing in the Widget Editor when a value was present.
  • Fixed an issue where an inside a comment block for a compiled stylesheet could cause incorrect formatting in the resulting stylesheet output.
  • LiveWhale CMS Only
    • Fixed an issue that prevented Places widgets from properly rendering a map in certain cases.
    • Fixed an issue where exported profile CSVs would have an incorrectly formatted header row.
    • Fixed an issue which could cause indentation to change from tabs to spaces upon first time creation of a page from a template.


  • Updated the JSON5 NPM submodule to fix a vulnerability identified by NPM audit.

January 13, 2023

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