mog*cms is currently at version 1.2
# release notes
Version 1.2, released January 2007, has seen a host of bug fixes and a complete overhaul of the administration interface. See the changelog for detailed information.
Version 1.0 features were frozen in February 2006 in preparation for the first public release.
- entirely written using Unicode (UTF-8) to avoid problems transcoding from Latin 1 (ISO 8859-1) to other languages
- multi-lingual server administration (choose one language from ‘n’, languages are localisable by the administrator)
- simultaneously manage, synchronise and generate web sites in different target languages; date formats are also easily localisable
- documents and images can be presented to the visitor on a preferred-language basis
- tools for the visitor to choose and change her prefered language
- integrated contact management with a newsletter module and black lists
- automatic integration and management of contact forms
- automatic breadcrumbs
- automatic generation of site menus/navigation
- automated generation of thumbnail images
- integrated generation and management of image galleries
- easy uploading of image files and batch treatment
- generated HTML conforms to W3C HTML 4.1 standard
- simple interface for Meta Name and HTTP-Equiv tags
- allows administrator to restrict access to certain pages to authorised groups with integrated password management for these groups
- integrated Humane Text2HTML converter that generates conforming HTML markup
- automatic detection and activation for BBClone Web Counter
- easy updating
See the changelog here.
Versions 1.2 – 1.5 will be incremetal improvements. By version 1.5 we want to have the following in place:
- multiple user accounts with different permissions and access
- a stable architecture for extensions and plug-ins
- generated HTML to conform to W3C XHTML standard
- ‘mail to a friend’ tool
- opaque data structures with a documented API
- cleaner code, and a documented set of functions, classes and methods that third-party programmers can use (and trust)
- easier navigation, interface improvements and a general clean up in the administration
- developer documentation
Version 2.0 plans to offer the possibility to use a database as the backend, rather than the current flat file system.
Please note: this is provided for information only. It does not constitue an offer, nor a guarantee. If you are interested in using mog*cms you should evaluate your choice based on the current version, not on the expectations of future features.