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July 2020 Pantheon Changelog :pantheon:

Pantheon Changelog

July 2020

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Platform Improvements

Multidev and COVID Response Site Offers

Pantheon’s Multidev and COVID Response site offers have been extended to Sept 1, 2020.

Terminus 2.4.0

Terminus 2.4.0 has been released. See the release notes for more information.

Drupal 9.0

Drupal 9 was released last month on Pantheon Co-Founder Matthew Cheney wrote on our blog about the significance of this release for the Drupal community.

Localdev 0.10.1

Localdev 0.10.1 has been released, including a bug fix for Terminus authentication. For more information, see the Localdev documentation.

Drupal 8.9.1, 8.8.8, and 7.7.2

Drupal 8.9.1, Drupal 8.8.8, and Drupal 7.7.2 are now available on the Pantheon platform. These are security releases; all sites are urged to update as soon as possible. Detailed information on applying and debugging core updates can be found in the Core Updates documentation. For more information, see the Drupal 8.9.1, Drupal 8.8.8, and Drupal 7.7.2 release notes.

WordPress 5.4.2

WordPress 5.4.2 is now available on the Pantheon platform. As part of this release, Pantheon also rolled out a configuration change to block xmlrpc by default. If your site uses xmlrpc, re-enable it before deploying this release to production.

Traffic Metrics

Although it places load on the platform, Pantheon now excludes traffic from Petalbot, which would otherwise count towards your website’s total traffic.


Media & Blogs

G2 recognized Pantheon as leaders for Web Content Management, WebOps Platforms, and Managed Hosting

2020 Pantheon WebOps Summit recorded sessions

:blue_heart: Drupal 8 and 9 Migrations Made Simple: Part One
and Part Two
:blue_heart: 7 Ways to Accelerate Growth with Advanced Global CDN
:blue_heart: 5 Ways to Adopt an Agile Mindset in Uncertain Times
:blue_heart: Improving Team Communication to Drive Digital Marketing Efforts
:blue_heart: How to Optimize Your WordPress Site for Fundraising
:blue_heart: Drupal 9 and the Future of Continuous Innovation
:blue_heart: Color Accessibility is Key to Making Your Site More Inclusive

Community News

What’s Trending in the Forum?

Happy Pride Month!
Trust Levels Unlocked
FEEDBACK REQUEST: Pantheon Site Dashboard Navigation & Layout
How are you compiling your Sass?
Mentors needed for DrupalCon Global!

What’s Happening with our Heroes?

Hero @royboy789 wrote about WordPress for enterprise clients.

Upcoming Training Opportunities

Learn from the best! Our developer relations experts are here to help you on your Pantheon journey. Join the weekly demo, office hours, or head to the Power Users channel to connect with the team.

Did we mention you can now attend a variety of live workshops weekly on Thursdays? Learn more about it here!

Upcoming Events

Important - Conferences are updating plans frequently in light of the COVID-19 pandemic; check the specific conference organizer’s site directly for the most updated information. Also see the WordPress community note on WordCamp travel and COVID-19.

DrupalCamp Asheville - July 10-12
DrupalCamp Hawaii - July 11
WordCamp Boston - July 18-19
DecoupledDays, NYC - July 22-23
Drupal GovCon - July 29-31
DrupalCamp CO - Aug 14-16
WordCamp Minneapolis - Aug 20-21
WordCamp Philadelphia - Sept 26
WordCamp US 2020 (St. Louis) - Oct 27-29