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May 2018

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Removed setup:cache:{command} and setup:indexer:{command}from config-cli-subcommands.md, as they do not exist. Replaced with cache:{command} and indexer:{command} commands. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes May 21
Updated to show a way to pass the MAGE_RUN_TYPE and MAGE_RUN_CODE Nginx variables into PHP, and include the $MAGE_RUN_TYPE in the Nginx vhost files to show how one could specify website vs store. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes May 15
Added filter attribute information in GraphQL Product 2.3.x Technical changes May 10
Added configuration info for creating nginx virtual hosts on Tutorial—Set up multiple websites or stores with nginx page. 2.x Technical changes May 10
Updated the Cloud build and deploy environment variable descriptions and samples. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes May 08
You must bypass Fastly when profiling with Blackfire in your Cloud Production environment. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Technical changes May 07
Added the Reference architecture topic 2.2.x, 2.3.x New topic May 07
Contributed to Linking properties of UI components. 2.x Technical changes May 07
You must bypass Fastly when profiling with Blackfire in your Cloud Production environment. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Technical changes May 07
You can trigger a redeploy of your Cloud environment. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes May 05
Updated the example in Example_logging database activity 2.2.x Technical changes May 04
Updated the backward incompatible changes between 2.2.0 and 2.3-develop for OpenSource and Commerce. 2.3.x Technical changes May 02
Fixed the severity values in MFTF annotations. 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes May 02
Describes the highlights, fixed issues, and community contributions for Magento Open Source and Commerce 2.2.4. See Magento Open Source 2.2.4 Release Notes and Magento Commerce 2.2.4 Release Notes for more information. 2.2.x New topic May 02
Contributed a section about Using PHP short tags in template PHTML files. 2.2.x Technical changes May 02
Added “custom database port” to the optional parameters section in the Migration Guide. 2.x Technical changes May 02
Describes the highlights, fixed issues, and community contributions for Magento Open Source and Commerce 2.1.13. See Magento Open Source 2.1.13 Release Notes and Magento Commerce 2.1.13 Release Notes for more information. 2.1.x New topic May 02
Magento 2.x GDPR compliance
Magento 1.x GDPR compliance
2.x New topic May 01
Added the development environment recommendations. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x New topic May 01
Documented the Redis Sentinel settings. 2.3.x Technical changes May 01

April 2018

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Added a new topic Suite to the MFTF Guide along with documentation updates related to the 2.2.0 release of the framework. 2.2.x, 2.3.x New topic Apr 28
Updates from the 2018 Imagine Docathon. 2.x Technical changes Apr 27
Added Error code mapping 2.3.x New topic Apr 25
Added the ability to configure a read-only connection to a non-master node to receive read-only traffic for Redis and for MariaDB. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x New Apr 24
New Smart wizards help you to verify your Cloud configuration follows best practices. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x New Apr 24
Added Marketplace EQP API reference documentation. 2.x New topic Apr 21
We added a new topic about Community Maintainers for the devdocs repository. 2.x New topic Apr 20
Added documentation for the schema.graphqls and completely revised the resolvers documentation. Also added new reference articles. 2.3.x Major updates Apr 13
Clarified the New Relic APM procedures. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes Apr 10
Updated information about how long we store snapshots. 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x Technical changes Apr 10
Added the Performance Best Practices guide. It replaces the information formerly in the topic Magento Optimization Guide. 2.2.x, 2.3.x New topic Apr 10
Changed CLI examples to include the bin/magento syntax and added guidance on adding bin to your system PATH to run commands from anywhere. 2.x Updated Apr 09
Removed the deprecated --dry-run CLI option from the Deploy static view files topic. 2.2.x Updated Apr 09
Added a topic about Metadata to the MFTF Guide. 2.2.x, 2.3.x New Apr 05
Removed a confusing and obsolete topic from the Onboarding tasks section of the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide. 2.x Updated Apr 04
Updated the 2.2 Programming Best Practices topic with information about using the after plugin. 2.2.x Updated Apr 03
Added the WARM_UP_PAGES variable for customizing the list of pages to use to pre-load the cache. Available in the new Post-deploy variables topic. 2.1.x, 2.2.x New Apr 02
Added an example of pushing logs with syslog using the .magento.env.yaml file. See the new Logging handlers topic. 2.1.x, 2.2.x New Apr 02
Added Elasticsearch 5.2 to the list of supported version in the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide. 2.2.x, 2.3.x Updated Apr 02
You can pre-load the cache using the new post_deploy hook. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Apr 02
Added the SKIP_HTML_MINIFICATION environment variable to the Cloud Environment variables reference that skips copying the static view files in the var/view_preprocessed directory. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Apr 02
Added the new CRYPT_KEY environment variable to the Deploy variables reference as a way to supply cryptographic key to another environment when moving a database. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Apr 02
Reorganized the Cloud Configure environments section of the Cloud documentation. It is easier to distinguish the Application, Cloud, Build, and Deploy variables. The variable names also appear in each right-side page navigation for easier selection.
Added the SCD_ON_DEMAND environment variable to generate static content when requested.
2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Apr 02
Added a new topic for extending the Data Migration Tool. 2.x New Apr 02

March 2018

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Removed references to VPN connections from the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide because they are not currently supported. 2.x Updated Mar 30
Updated references to Fastly IP addresses in the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide with the list of preferred IP addresses provided by Fastly. 2.x Updated Mar 30
Added a link to the Private Packagist documentation in the Package a component topic. 2.x Updated Mar 26
Added new options to generate:tests in Robo commands. 2.2.x, 2.3.x Updated Mar 21
Added a cross reference about Redis to the memcache topic. 2.x Updated Mar 21
Added a descriptive video showing how to keep your fork updated with the latest changes. 2.x Updated Mar 20
Removed unnecessary guidance to run npm update after npm install when Installing and Configuring Grunt. 2.x Updated Mar 20
Replaced the list of minor releases in the Technology Stack topic with a generic reference to system requirements 2.x Updated Mar 20
Added a section for backward incompatible changes between 2.0.17-2.0.18 in OpenSource and Commerce. 2.0.x Updated Mar 16
Added a section for backward incompatible changes between 2.1.11-2.1.12 in OpenSource and Commerce. 2.1.x Updated Mar 16
Added a section for backward incompatible changes between 2.2.2-2.2.3 in OpenSource and Commerce. 2.2.x Updated Mar 16
Removed reference to minor versions of Magento in the Extension Developer Guide. 2.x Updated Mar 15
The MFTF 2.1.0 has been released where we:
updated a CLI command generate,
added a data type support for an argument of action group,
added a new action selectMultipleOptions,
updated principles in Assertions
added a new assertions assertArrayIsSorted
2.2.x, 2.3 pre-release Updated Mar 13
Added support for PHP 7.1 in the Magento Commerce (Cloud) Guide. 2.2.x Updated Mar 12
Added the force (-f) option to the static content deployment command in the B2B installation topic.   Updated Mar 09
Updated the Magento Commerce (Cloud) Guide Configure routes topic to deprecate the :php endpoint and to note that now you can use the dot (.) symbol to separate the subdomain instead of using the triple dash (---). 2.2.x Updated Mar 09
Removed old content related to the multi-tenant code compiler. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Mar 07
Added a CodeTriage badge to the Contributor Guide. 2.x Updated Mar 01

February 2018

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Release Notes for Magento 2.0.18 Open Source and Commerce. 2.0.x New Feb 27
Release Notes for Magento 2.1.12 Open Source and Commerce. 2.1.x New Feb 27
Release Notes 2.2.3 Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x New Feb 27
Added supported MySQL technologies to the MySQL topic. 2.2.x Updated Feb 27
Updated the DevDocs contributions topic and published a new list of suggested topics for community contributions. 2.x Updated Feb 27
Formatting to improve consistency in the Configuration Guide.   Updated Feb 26
Added upgrade path for Magento Cloud metapackage. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Feb 23
Added reference and examples for two, new environment variablesCACHE_CONFIGURATION and SESSION_CONFIGURATION—that help with customizing Redis storage and default caching configuration. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Feb 20
Listed the adminhtml option in the Observers best practices topic. 2.x Updated Feb 09
The MFTF-2 Guide has been added to Magento 2.2 documentation 2.2.x Updated Feb 09
Learn how to customize and extend the acceptance functional tests using Merging in the MFTF 2. 2.3 pre-release New Feb 07
We added a new troubleshooting topic to help customers resolve an issue with message queues. 2.2.x New Feb 07
We added a new troubleshooting topic to help customers identify and resolve site availability issue related to Redis. 2.x New Feb 01

January 2018

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Updated documentation about how to create a payment token. 2.2.x Updated Jan 31
Release notes for Magento Commerce (Cloud) ece-tools v2002.0.8. 2.2.x Updated Jan 31
We added instructions for managing message queues on Magento Commerce (Cloud) using the CRON_CONSUMERS_RUNNER environment variable. 2.2.x Updated Jan 31
We merged vendor/magento/ece-patches with vendor/magento/ece-tools v2002.0.8. You no longer need to update the vendor/magento/ece-patches package separately. 2.2.x Updated Jan 31
You can now manage build and deploy actions across all your environments—including Pro Staging and Production—using a .magento.env.yaml file. 2.2.x New Jan 31
You can now unlock specific stuck cron jobs in Magento Commerce (Cloud) with the cron:unlock command instead of stopping and re-launching all of them. 2.2.x Updated Jan 31
The deployment process creates backup files for the configuration files. You can restore the configuration files using the restore command. 2.2.x Updated Jan 31
MFTF 1.0: Updated descriptions for the before and after attributes in Actions 2.2.x Updated Jan 23
Advanced Reporting: added more details to Prerequisites 2.2.x Updated Jan 22
We updated the quarterly contributors page for Q4 2017. 2.x Updated Jan 18
MFTF: Updated actions and added Changelog 2.2.x Updated Jan 12
Added information about the index prefix when configuring Elasticsearch, which is necessary when using a single Elasticsearch instance with multiple Magento installations, like Staging and Production environments. 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Jan 10
Created a new topic describing different scenarios for working with environment variables to the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide. For example, connecting an existing search or AMQP-based service to your Magento site.
Added guidance for using these variables in the Set up RabbitMQ and Set up Elasticsearch topics.
2.1.x, 2.2.x New and Updated Jan 10
Added Magento Shipping release notes 2.2.x New Jan 05
We added code examples to help explain the following Technical Guidelines related to class design:
- 2.4. All dependencies MUST be requested by the most generic type that is required by the client object.
- 2.6. Inheritance SHOULD NOT be used. Composition SHOULD be used for code reuse.
- 2.1.4 Temporal coupling MUST be avoided.
2.x Updated Jan 03

December 2017

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Added details about backward incompatible changes between 2.0.0 and 2.2.0 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Dec 24
Action Groups in the MFTF 2.2.x New Dec 22
Added a new section in the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide for release notes related to the ece-patches Composer package. 2.2.x New, Updated Dec 20
Published release notes for the Magento Commerce (Cloud) ece-tools 2002.0.7 Composer package. 2.2.x Updated Dec 20
Added a new topic about setting up the Bitbucket integration for Magento Commerce (Cloud). 2.x New Dec 18
You must prepend environment variables with env: when using the Magento Commerce (Cloud) Project Web Interface to override configuration settings. 2.x Updated Dec 14
Advanced reporting: Overview, Modules, Data collection, Report XML 2.2.x New Dec 13
Added info about backward incompatible changes (Open Source 2.1.10 - 2.1.11 and Commerce 2.1.10-2.1.11; Open Source 2.2.1 - 2.2.2 and Commerce 2.2.1-2.2.2; B2B) 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Dec 13
Magento Functional Testing Framework Guide 2.2.x New Dec 08
Instant Purchase module 2.2.x New Dec 07
Revised guidance on which environments are limited to 5-minute cron intervals in the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide. See Configure cron settings in the Magento Admin for more information. 2.2.x Updated Dec 06
Added a new topic to the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide about configuring email and Slack notifications for build/deploy actions in an environment. 2.2.x New Dec 06
Updated the following Magento Commerce (Cloud) topics to include details about static content compression during build/deploy phases:
- Configuration Management
- Deployment process
2.2.x Updated Dec 06
Magento Commerce (Cloud) will now auto-generate an app/etc/config.php file if it doesn’t detect one in your project directory during the build phase. Updated references to configuration management in the Deployment process topic. 2.2.x Updated Dec 06
Replaced references to the mysqldump command with the new vendor/bin/ece-tools db-dump CLI command for Staging and Production environments in the Magento Commerce (Cloud) guide 2.2.x Updated Dec 06
Tech guidelines: Added strict mode requirement 1.3.1 2.2.x Updated Dec 05

November 2017

Added a new troubleshooting section to the Magento Commerce (Cloud) cron topic describing how to reset Magento cron jobs 2.2.x Updated Nov 30
Revised and added new content for Magento Commerce (Cloud) for custom Fastly VCLs including Custom Fastly VCL snippets, Custom whitelist VCL, Custom blacklist VCL, Custom extend Admin timeout VCL, Custom redirect to Wordpress VCL, and Custom block bad referer VCL. 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Nov 29
Update content for Magento Commerce (Cloud) for Composer commands and files, add new content for Git, added Security Scan Tool info to Go live and launch, add .gitignore info to Project structure, add notes to Patch Magento Commerce (Cloud), update information for upgrading Fastly in Upgrade Magento Commerce (Cloud), and updated redirects 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 29
Updated the Devdocs Quarterly Contributors page for Q3 2017   Updated Nov 29
Updated Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for MS SQL Server drivers in Configure your environments 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 27
Updated and added content for Magento Commerce (Cloud) including Theme troubleshooting, POP locations for Set up Fastly, notes to Set up cron jobs, security for Manage branches with the Project Web Interface, worker information for .magento.app.yaml, and branch information in Pro architecture 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 27
Update troubleshooting content for EAV and extension attributes 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 27
Updated Magento Commerce (Cloud) for Import existing code into a project, Prepare your existing Magento Commerce code, Import code and data to Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 22
Added detailed backward incompatible changes descriptions for deltas of minor releases (Open Source 2.0.0 - 2.1.0 and 2.1.0-2.2.0; Commerce 2.0.0 - 2.1.0 and 2.1.0-2.2.0) 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Nov 21
Removed detailed backward incompatible changes for deltas 2.0.7-2.1.0 and 2.1.9-2.2.0 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Nov 17
Updated the recommended Fastly module version 1.2.33 for Magento Commerce (Cloud): Fastly, Technologies and requirements, and Magento Commerce (Cloud) third party licenses 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 15
Updated content for Magento Commerce (Cloud) including Configuration Management for 2.1.X and 2.2.X, Deployment Process 2.0.X, 2.1.X, and 2.2.X 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 14
Updated Set up Fastly and Fastly troubleshooting for Magento Commerce (Cloud) for handling existing Fastly accounts 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 14
Updated how to Configure Xdebug for Magento Commerce (Cloud). 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 13
Updated Subscriptions and plans with information on options you can purchase including AWS Managed VPN Connection Service access 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 13
Published backward incompatible changes: Open Source 2.0.16-2.0.17, Open Source 2.1.9-2.1.10, Open Source 2.2.0-2.2.1 and Commerce 2.0.16-2.0.17, Commerce 2.1.9-2.1.10, Commerce 2.2.0-2.2.1 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Nov 09
Updated Set up Magento B2B with additional documentation links and error message updates for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.2.x Updated Nov 09
Updated Magento Commerce (Cloud) information for Blackfire.io module enablement and environment naming and New Relic APM for their university information 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 09
Added the ability to open a search results page when searching with the top bar. When entering a search term or phrase on any page, hit enter to open a full results page with faceted search options. 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 07
Updated Magento application environment variables and Deployment process with scopes and SCD_STRATEGY variable for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.2.1 2.2.x Updated Nov 07
Updated New Relic APM license and environment information for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 06
Update relationship name for RabbitMQ service for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 06
Update Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for deploy commands in Deploy code and migrate static files and datafor new and existing Pro plans and Magento application environment variables 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 06
Updated Fastly troubleshooting and supported features for Magento Commerce (Cloud) in Fastly and Fastly troubleshooting 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Nov 03

October 2017

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Added guideline on mocking auto-generated factories in Unit tests 2.0.x, 2.1.x Updated Oct 31
Updated Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for Fastly including Fastly, Set up Fastly, Custom Fastly VCL snippets, and Troubleshoot Fastly 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 30
Add B2B module set up information for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.2.x New Oct 27
Update SSH tunneling info to Magento Commerce (Cloud) in SSH and sFTP and Manage branches with the CLI. 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 25
Update database troubleshooting for Magento Commerce (Cloud) in Migrate and deploy static files and data for 2.1 and 2.2 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Oct 24
Add new content for trial Onboarding Portal for Magento Commerce (Cloud) including Subscription and plans, Onboarding tasks, Onboarding Portal management, Prepare project environments, and Welcome to Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Oct 23
Updated content for Magento Commerce (Cloud) for the updated Pro projects in Manage your project, Add Staging and Production to Pro projects, Deploy your store, Deployment process, Prepare to deploy to Staging and Production, and Test deployment 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 20
Added more information about docroot and created a new tutorial for modifying your web server’s docroot to enhance the security of your Magento installation 2.x Updated, New Oct 18
Update Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for new features for Pro plan: Manage your project, Add Staging and Production to Pro projects, Configure your project, Create and manage users, Manage branches with the Interface, Magento Cloud CLI reference, Welcome to Magento Commerce (Cloud), Starter architecture, and Pro architecture 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 18
Update Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for Starter develop and deploy workflow, Pro develop and deploy workflow, Install Magento, Configuration management and Example of managing system-specific settings, Upgrade Magento Commerce (Cloud), and Welcome to Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 17
Add cron and sFTP content for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Oct 12
Added overview of DocBlock annotations usage in integration tests 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x New Oct 11
Update Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for Prepare project environments, First-time local development setup, Clone and branch the project, Deployment process, and Magento application environment variables 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 11
Published backward incompatible changes between 2.0.15 and 2.0.16 versions in Open Source and Commerce 2.0.x Updated Oct 10
Update Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.2 Release Notes with changes in deployment 2.2.x Updated Oct 06
Updated Magento Commerce (Cloud) content for services.yaml, Elasticsearch, Solr, Redis, MySQL, and RabbitMQ 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Oct 06
Added a new option to the bin/magento migrate:data command in the Migration Guide.
Added an example of configuring the Data Migration Tool to use TLS (e.g., private/public keys) to connect to MySQL in the Migration Guide.
2.2.x Updated Oct 03

September 2017

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Update Admin account password change on project provision and creation for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Sep 27
Published backward incompatible changes between 2.2.0 and 2.1.9 versions in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Sep 27
Add third party license information for Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0.X, 2.1.X, and 2.2 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Sep 27
Added new topics for installing any extension from the command line and installing the B2B extension specifically 2.2.x New Sep 26
Updated Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.2 content for upgrade instructions, Configuration Management and Pipeline Deployment, Magento application variables, .magento.app.yaml, and requirements 2.2.x Updated Sep 26
Updated Fastly snippet examples and process for adding new VCL snippets 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Sep 20
HHVM compatibility removed in tech-stack. 2.2.x Updated Sep 14
Updated backward incompatible changes after 2.2.0 RC3.0 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Sep 14
Added a rule set for the PHP_CodeSniffer 2.2.x Updated Sep 13
Added troubleshooting information for Redis. 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Sep 11
Updated database dump commands for patching and upgrading Magento Commerce Cloud, and for Migrate and deploy content. 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Sep 08
Updated custom Fastly VCL snippet information 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x Updated Sep 08
Added troubleshooting information for generating and adding sitemap.xml and robots.txt. 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Sep 08
Updated content for Configuration Management and corresponding examples for in Magento Commerce (Cloud). 2.2.x Updated Sep 08
Versioning
Codebase Changes
Module version dependency
2.x New and Updated Sep 05
Updated backward incompatible changes after 2.2.0 RC2.3 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Sep 04
Added information for Magento Commerce (Cloud) Starter architecture and development and deploy workflow, and Pro architecture and development and deploy workflow 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Sep 01
Updated information on Magento encryption keys 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Sep 01

August 2017

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Added explanation of AggregatedFieldDataConverter 2.2.x Updated Aug 30
Added information for Fastly set up, custom VCL snippets, and troubleshooting 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.x New Aug 28
Added backward incompatible changes for 2.2.0 RC2.2 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Aug 28
Added backward incompatible changes for 2.2.0 RC2.1 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Aug 22
Frontend Product Repository
Render prices on frontend with Ui component
Added backward incompatible changes
Updated the list of REST endpoints
2.2.x New and Updated Aug 21
Rendering prices with UI Components
Frontend Product Repository
2.2.x New Aug 21
Elasticsearch update 2.2.x Updated Aug 21
Added backward incompatible changes for 2.2.0 RC2.0 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Aug 18
Added Composer-based installation instructions for 2.2.0 RC 2.0. 2.2.x Updated Aug 16
Updated backward incompatible changes 2.2.x Updated Aug 14
Updated docs about config.php being in .gitignore 2.2.x Updated Aug 11
Major revisions for deployment content 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x Updated Aug 11
Added backward incompatible changes for delta of 2.1.8 and 2.1.7 versions in Open Source and Commerce 2.1.x Updated Aug 10
Added a new topic describing how to install Magento 2 on an nginx web server (Ubuntu 16 and CentOS 7). 2.x New Aug 08
Added backward incompatible changes for 2.2.0 RC1.8 in Open Source and Commerce 2.2.x Updated Aug 07
Migrating data to Cloud: add triggers to DB dump command 2.x Updated Aug 03

June 2017

Release Notes

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
2.2.x Release Information 2.2 New June 23
Magento CE 2.2 Release Candidate Release Notes 2.2 New June 23
Magento EE 2.2 Release Candidate Release Notes 2.2 New June 23
Magento 2.2 backward incompatible changes 2.2 New June 23

Installation Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Change to a released version 2.2 Updated June 23
Check the Magento database status 2.2 New June 23
Enable or disable maintenance mode 2.2 Updated June 23
Overview of ownership and permissions 2.2 Updated June 23
Configure the Magento application 2.2 Updated June 23
Update installation dependencies 2.2 Updated June 23
Installation quick reference (tutorial) 2.2 Updated June 23
Overview of ownership and permissions 2.2 Updated June 23
Set pre-installation ownership and permissions 2.2 Updated June 23
Get the Magento CE metapackage 2.2 Updated June 23
Get the Magento EE metapackage 2.2 Updated June 23
(Easy) Install the Magento archive on your server 2.2 Updated June 23
Magento 2.2.x technology stack requirements 2.2 Updated June 23
Access issues 2.2 Updated June 23
Exceptions during installation 2.2 Updated June 23
Errors installing optional sample data 2.2 Updated June 23
Cannot write to the generated/code directory 2.2 Updated June 23

Configuration Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Configuration Guide 2.2 Updated June 23
Database caching 2.2 Updated June 23
Static Content Signing 2.2 New June 23
Magento’s deployment configuration 2.2 Updated June 23
Pipeline Deployment 2.2 New June 23
Single machine deployment 2.2 New June 23
Configure 2.2 message queues 2.2 New June 23
Migrate message queue configuration 2.2 Updated June 23
Magento Optimization Guide 2.2 Updated June 23
Configure Magento to use Varnish 2.2 Updated June 23
Advanced Varnish configuration 2.2 New June 23

Magento Cloud updates

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Import Magento EE into Magento Commerce (Cloud) 2.0, 2.1, 2.2 Updated June 29
Prepare your existing Magento EE system 2.0, 2.1, 2.2 Updated June 29
Resolve issues with encryption key 2.0, 2.1, 2.2 New June 29
Go live 2.0, 2.1, 2.2 Updated June 29
Magento application environment variables 2.0, 2.1, 2.2 Updated June 27

B2B Developer Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
B2B Developer Guide 2.2 New June 23

Frontend Developer Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
How CSS and LESS files are preprocessed and how to debug them 2.2 New June 23
Compile LESS using Grunt 2.2 New June 23
Layout overview 2.2 New June 23
Common layout customization tasks 2.2 New June 23
Templates XSS security 2.2 New June 23
Uninstall a storefront theme 2.2 New June 23
Additional tools for frontend developers 2.2 New June 23
Using Grunt for Magento tasks 2.2 New June 23

UI Components Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Using the new structure in UI components XML configuration 2.2 New June 23
Magento custom Knockout.js bindings 2.2 New June 23
UI components XML configuration structure 2.2 New June 23
Declare a custom UI component 2.2 New June 23

Module Reference Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Advanced Reporting modules 2.2 New June 23
B2B modules 2.2 New June 23
Magento_Signifyd module 2.2 New June 23

Component Manager and System Upgrade Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Upgrade the Magento application and modules 2.2 New June 23
Command-line upgrade 2.2 New June 23
Run the Extension Manager 2.2 New June 23
Run the Module Manager 2.2 New June 23
Prerequisites 2.2 New June 23
Run System Upgrade 2.2 New June 23

Magento payment provider gateway

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Signifyd fraud protection 2.2 New June 23

REST and SOAP References

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Swagger documentation 2.2 Updated June 23
List of REST endpoints by module 2.2 Updated June 23
List of service names per module 2.2 Updated June 23
SOAP Reference 2.2 Updated June 23

PHP Developer Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
The di.xml file 2.2 New June 23
Bulk Operations 2.2 New June 23
Example bulk operations implementation 2.2 New June 23
Code generation 2.2 New June 23
Configuration importers 2.2 New June 23
Sensitive and environment settings 2.2 New June 23
Serialize Library 2.2 New June 23
Indexer optimization 2.2 New June 23
Plugins (Interceptors) 2.2 New June 23
Searching with Repositories 2.2 New June 23
XSS prevention strategies 2.2 New June 23

Magento Testing Framework Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Functional Testing Framework Configuration 2.2 New June 23
Test suite in the Functional Testing Framework 2.2 New June 23
Typified element 2.2 New June 23
Quick start. Prepare Magento application 2.2 New June 23

Extension Developer Best Practices

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Writing secure code 2.2 New June 23
Serialized to JSON data upgrade 2.2 New June 23

JavaScript Developer Guide

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
JavaScript Logger 2.2 New June 23

Additional updates

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Customize the list of shipping methods 2.2 New June 23
Clear directories during development 2.2 New June 23
Add custom fields that influence other Checkout fields 2.0, 2.1 New June 8
JavaScript unit testing with Jasmine 2.2 New June 23

May 2017

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Magento custom Knockout.js bindings 2.1 New May 25

April 2017

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Date
Description and configuration options of the mostly used Magento UI components 2.1 New Apr 28
Install a third-party storefront theme 2.x New Apr 27
Uninstall a storefront theme 2.x New Apr 27
Payments integrations: response validators and payment method facade 2.0, 2.1.x Updated Apr 27
Technical guidelines for working with Events 2.1.x New Apr 19
Migration: Follow-up after running the Data Migration Tool 2.x Updated Apr 14

December 2016

October 2016

Description Versions applied to New or Updated Week ending
Magento Commerce (Cloud) (MECE) added descriptions of build and deployment scripts and other improvements to deployment 2.x Updated Oct 28
MECE added description of build and deployment logs in staging and production 2.x Updated Oct 28
MECE how to patch the Magento software 2.x New Oct 28
MECE how to upgrade the Magento software 2.x New Oct 28
Magento Functional Test Framework (FTF) create a report 2.x New Oct 28
DataSource UI component 2.1.x New Oct 28
Home page for Magento 2.x system requirements 2.x New Oct 28
Home page for Magento 2.x technical bulletins 2.x New Oct 28
Home page for Magento 2.x third-party license agreements 2.x New Oct 28
Using code sniffers 2.x New Oct 28
Updated cron group options (use_separate_process applies to 2.1.x only) 2.x Updated Oct 21
Magento Commerce (Cloud) (MECE) Release Notes home page 2.x New Oct 21
MECE 2.1.2 and 2.0.10 Release Notes 2.0.10, 2.1.2 New Oct 21
Added HTTP response codes to Web API topic 2.x Updated Oct 21
System requirements home page 2.x New Oct 21
How to apply the SUPEE-8788 security patch 1.x Updated Oct 21
Magento CE 2.0.10 release notes 2.0.x New Oct 14
Magento EE 2.0.10 release notes 2.0.x New Oct 14
Magento CE 2.1.2 release notes 2.1.x New Oct 14
Magento EE 2.1.2 release notes 2.1.x New Oct 14
Proposed outline for evolving UI Components guide 2.1.x New Oct 14
Preventing cache poisoning See topic New Oct 14
Updated system requirements 2.x Updated Oct 14
JSON responses added by Tim Reynolds 1.x Updated Oct 14
JSON responses added by Tim Reynolds 1.x Updated Oct 14
Magento CE 1.9.3 release notes 1.x New Oct 14
Magento EE 1.14.3 release notes 1.x New Oct 14
Updated system requirements 1.x Updated Oct 14
Indexing (add information about improving indexing performance) 2.x Updated Oct 7
Magento 2 documentation resources for Magento Commerce (Cloud) (MECE) 2.x New Oct 7
MECE environment variables 2.x Updated Oct 7
MECE add more information about project directory structure 2.x Updated Oct 7
MECE completely revise new environment setup 2.x Updated Oct 7
MECE responsibilities of the account owner 2.x New Oct 7
MECE Magento file system owner for local development 2.x New Oct 7
MECE setting MySQL auto_increment_increment=3 2.x New Oct 7
MECE moving from integration to staging and production (see also associated topics) 2.x New Oct 7
Added info about using tokens in authentication requests 2.x Updated Oct 7
How to programmatically create a category with custom attributes 2.x New Oct 7