While we prepare some useful materials on Prestashop development we decided to present and explain the whole Prestashop inner workings in one graphical chart. The diagram describes the life of a request from the moment it gets into the system and till the controller starts working. We haven’t examined the process inside the controller as it’s not that important considering the context and the fact that different controllers operate on different logics. Here is what we have: (more…)
Today we will take a closer look at the Prestashop 1.5.5 changelog. The full list can be viewed here.
Lots of bugs were fixed and several modules now have cache. But today’s article is about changes that can be seen – code updates cannot be seen unless there is some kind of a context.
Here we go:
[*] FO : Add reference sort to theme
As we can see on these two screens, the Reference sorting has replaced the In stock sorting.
[*] BO: Warehouse name is now displayed on each product line orders
Very important innovation for those who use the advanced stock management feature.
[*] BO : Add clear smarty cache button
A very useful button: simply click it after module installation and the system will do the rest.
[*] BO : Proposition : IMPROVEMENT Admin Modules Positions
You can see it in action over there.
New «AdminCarrierWizard» controller has improved shipping configuration usability:
Congrats to the whole Prestashop community on the new version release!