• Thomas Pollinger
  • 19.12.2016
  • DE/EN

OpenText™ Web Site Management (RedDot CMS) Server und Delivery (Live) Server Updates

Hallo liebe Leser,

es gibt ein neue Updates in der OpenText™ Knowledge Base. Hier die Release Notes zu der neuen Version... ;)

Der Download erfolgt direkt über das OpenText™ Knowledge Center. Es gibt auch Deeplinks für:

um die nachfolgenden Downloads zu bekommen:

OpenText™ Web Site Management Server Release 11.2

Fixed Issues in 11.2 Service Pack 2 Hotfix 31 (Build

Issue Description Scope
WSGMS-16373 HTML5 tidy produces invalid HTML5 tags - Update TIDY version (ITSM 2391278)
WSGMS-18411 Standard element (date type) field reference link overwrite the date format as well. (ITSM 2637176)
WSGMS-18544 Content class versioning does not work if template has multiple project variants assigned (ITSM 2872803)
WSGMS-18991 Logout RQL error - 'Please login' for writing into plugin cache for logout dialog (ITSM 2683994)
WSGMS-19082 Management Server - "EditPageOrder" > double down arrow freeze the vertical bar (ITSM 2734230, 2865105)
WSGMS-19546 Existing Date fields causing ERROR#9 after upgrade to 16.0 (ITSM 2854132, 2850725, 2883312)
WSGMS-19606 Disconnecting a page from a link created in the text editor causes ERROR#5 in SmartEdit and PagePreview (ITSM 2864396, 2879431)
WSGMS-19611 SmartEdit in Chrome does not refresh when CKEditor window is closed (ITSM 2627298, 2886747, 2878761)
WSGMS-19621 SFTP is not getting fingerprint when trying to connect with Ubuntu 16.04 SFTP server (ITSM 2871662)
WSGMS-19650 DirectEdit on a text element: edited area is not highlighted correctly when doing Ctrl-Click on a RedDot in SmartTree (ITSM 2883835)
WSGMS-19765 Assets are deleted when Content Server is offline (ITSM 2858475)
WSGMS-19852 Live-Server Cleaner does not remove a "master" page containing an expired Linking/Appearance schedule (ITSM 2648440)


OpenText™ Web Site Management Server Release 16 Update 1 (Service Pack 1)

Fixed Issues in 16.0.1 Update 1 (Build

New Features/Changes:

  • Asset Folder
  • Staging Enhancements
  • Integration of CKEditor into Direct Edit
  • Page notes are available as Workflow email placeholders
  • Handling of language assignments of content workflows
  • Extended user and group matching options for project import
  • Enhancements for Management of Plug-ins
  • Publishing option Directory per publishing job YYYYMMDDSSNNH
  • Enhancements for user-defined Jobs
  • Tool tip of the Monitor Icon shows individual display settings
  • Minification of style sheets and javascript files
  • iHub Homepage Widget
  • Detailed logging of failed user authentication
  • Additional Enhancements
Issue Description Scope
WSGBL-2579 Error messages in the category navigation should contain more information about the affected page
WSGBL-2670 After switching to another language variant the element selection should be kept
WSGMS-9264 Editors without authorization on a page should not see this page in the navigation pane (ITSM 1306970)
WSGMS-16225 After creating a new language variant based of an existing variant, no workflows are assigned to the project and the global workflow is not available to the new variant. (ITSM 2377139)
WSGMS-17111 Script error when viewing certain pages in the mobile client (ITSM 2451347)
WSGMS-17741 User search criteria displays all the users of the projects instead of the selected project only (ITSM 2562398)
WSGMS-17723 Installer reads every file in Cache and ReddotTemp folders, delaying installation (ITSM 2558739)
WSGMS-17780 Configuration Utility fails with Fatal error while attempting to reconfigure the CMS (ITSM 2557999)
WSGMS-17802 Installer always reset Application Pool configuration although 'Reset all configuration files' is not enabled (ITSM 2571443)
WSGMS-17807 [Doc] Content Class Guide/Online help are not correct for image elements with the option Insert path and file name only selected (ITSM 2581958)
WSGMS-18464 'Convert Folders' for corrupt assets causes unfinishing async process with high CPU usuage (ITSM 2634949)
WSGMS-18565 [Doc] Third Party Licenses still says MS XML 4 (ITSM 2646192)
WSGMS-18786 [DOC] Management Server ver 16: OpenText WSM x86 Service removed from Windows Services and still mentioned in documentation as Server32 Service or ServerService32 (ITSM 2664182)
WSGMS-18885 Closing Reddot does not automatically release page with no Release Necessary workflow reactions (ITSM 2672383, 2680376, 2870656)
WSGMS-18986 Missing documentation for actionflag="131072" (ITSM 2661678)
WSGMS-19493 EditGlobalAuthorizations doesn't show plugins in the list in MS 16 HF8/9 (ITSM 2847898, 2878759)
WSGMS-19531 Page set to "Publish:No" will be published with file name (ITSM 2849575)
WSGMS-19566 Internal template representing the draft version of a template can be seen in SmartTree below Templates node (ITSM 2856104)
WSGMS-19571 Workflow reactions not as expected for 'Delete URL' (ITSM 2850409)
WSGMS-19611 SmartEdit in Chrome does not refresh when CKEditor window is closed (ITSM 2627298, 2886747)
WSGMS-19618 'Find Users' dialog does not close automatically in (ITSM 2870967)
WSGMS-19652 'Global Authorizations' section not displayed when Editing a Global Authorization Package (ITSM 2881901)


OpenText™ Web Site Management Delivery Server Release 16 Update 1 (Service Pack 1)

Fixed Issues in 16.0.1 Update 1 (Build

New Features/Changes:

  • New type of user group, called dynamic groups
  • Extend the powerful RESTful API
  • Extend the Reporting Module
Issue Description Scope
WSGDS-8910 Repository Dynaments - metainfo and rdeallmetainfo return null when fetching the data with the new Content Server 16 connector. (ITSM 2763855)
WSGDS-8939 Delivery Server - RestAPI doesn't return "score" field from Solr. (ITSM 2881485)
WSGDS-8945 Custom project export definitions are not created. This has been fixed. (ITSM 2893441)




Über den Autor:
Thomas Pollinger

... ist Senior Site Reliability Engineer bei der Vodafone GmbH in Düsseldorf. Seit dem Jahr 2007 betreut er zusammen mit seinen Kollegen die OpenText- (vormals RedDot-) Plattform Web Site Management für die deutsche Konzernzentrale.

Er entwickelt Erweiterungen in Form von Plug-Ins und PowerShell Skripten. Seit den Anfängen in 2001 (RedDot CMS 4.0) kennt er sich speziell mit der Arbeitweise und den Funktionen des Management Server aus.