New release of Jaws CMS available

A new release of Jaws CMS has been made available. For those unfamiliar, we did a review a while back that highlights some of it's features at the time: Jaws CMS Review. This new release brings a pile of new changes to both the system itself and the requirements:

  • Added page grouping to StaticPage gadget
  • Added user's groups management
  • Added support Jalali calender in DatePicker
  • Added download hits to FileBrowser gadget
  • Added sort option to FileBrowser gadget
  • Added some new functions to Jaws_Mail
  • Added changing type of action capability at runtime
  • Added some new variables into layout template
  • Improved Sitemap(SimpleSite) gadget
  • Improved UrlMapper to support custom extension for each map
  • Improved Banner, Contact and Quotes gadgets by adding search
  • Improved format of search result
  • Improved feed parsing in FeedParser gadget
  • Fixed custom/default maps ordering in UrlMapper gadget
  • Fixed XmlRpc in Blog gadget
  • Fixed page navigation by date in Blog gadget
  • Fixed PhooInsert plugin
  • Fixed utf8 support in fast-urls
  • Fixed hidden albums in Photo Organizer gadget
  • Fixed some issues with PHP 5.3
  • Updated third party libraries
  • Added two new themes: estate, vibrant
  • and many more enhancement and minor bug fixes


  • PHP >= 4.3.6
  • MySQL >= 4.1
  • Postgresql >= 7.4
  • Oracle >= 8.0
  • MSSQL >= 8.0
  • Firebird >= 1.5
  • Interbase >= 6.0
  • SQLite >= 2.8
  • Apache 1.3, Apache 2, Cherokee >> 0.4.29 (under fcgi), IIS, LiteSpeed, LightTPD, …

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