Our next item up for bid is BuddyPress 1.2.8, which includes a few small bug fixes to the 1.2 branch of code and is a highly recommended update if you are updating to WordPress 3.1. This release backports a few important fixes from the currently in-development 1.3 version of BuddyPress to play nicely with the [...]
BuddyPress 1.2 is here, and it’s now ready for anyone with a WordPress installation! There are so many new and improved features in this release it’s hard to keep this post short, but let me highlight just a few major ones for you. Standard WordPress Support BuddyPress is no longer limited to WordPress MU installations. [...]
We’ve got one more 1.2 release candidate ready for testing (zip | svn). This should be the last pre-release version of 1.2, we hope to have the final version released very early next week. Don’t forget that you can also play your part in testing by signing up at our BuddyPress Test Drive community. This [...]
A second release candidate is now available for testing on WordPress 2.9.1 and WordPress MU 2.9.1 and above (zip / svn). If you are upgrading from an earlier pre-release version then you can just overwrite the BuddyPress plugin directory. Instructions for upgrading test installations from previous versions of BuddyPress are also available. As before you [...]
The release candidate version of BuddyPress 1.2 is now ready for download and testing (svn link). Thank you to those who have contributed so far, we’ve closed over 125 tickets since we released the beta last week. We’re almost there, but we still need your help with this final testing phase. We’re looking for testers [...]
Now alive and ready for testing is the beta version of BuddyPress 1.2. This version will work with both WordPress 2.9.1 and WordPress MU 2.9.1 or higher. We especially need standard WordPress installation testers to put BuddyPress through its paces. Installation instructions can be found in the readme.txt file. If you’d prefer to not download [...]
Development for version 1.2 of BuddyPress is beginning to wind down and we’re looking at a feature freeze at the end of this month. I’d expect the new version to be released some time at the end of January after a period of beta testing. We’ve got a host of new features to look forward to in this new version and I’d like to give you a glimpse of a few of them.