This edition of the Core Weekly report highlights changes in PrestaShop’s core codebase during the previous week, from Monday 26th of June to Sunday 3rd of July 2016.

General messages

Onward with 1.7! The team is still cranking code, and we’re happy to see more and more people contributing to the codebase!

Have you tested Beta 1 of PrestaShop 1.7?
Have you tried one of your modules in 1.7? Have you tried to create a 1.7 theme? How did it go?
Give us your feedback!

Want to help things go faster? There are several ways:

You can find an up-to-date thread about the 1.7 development in the forum.
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Code changes in branch develop (for version

Let’s review the merged pull-requests on the ‘develop’ branch since the last Core Weekly Report!

Front office (including the default theme, named “Classic”, based upon the Starter Theme)

  • 5774: Improve classic theme integration, by @nihco2.
  • 5796: Removed shop name from meta title. Thank you @dh42!
  • 5799: Fix slider legends : alt and title attributes should be populated in classic theme, by @mickaelandrieu.
  • 5802: Let the modules handle the newsletter subscription, by @maximebiloe.
  • 5814: Add last level category for product breadcrumb, by @maximebiloe.
  • 5823: Fix product page selected border, by @nihco2.

Back office

  • 5136: Fixed parsing of files *.twig for translations. Thank you @true0r!
  • 5337: Fix CMS pages permissions. Thank you @fojtcz!
  • 5794: Display all combinations to make a product pack, by @maximebiloe.
  • 5795: You can exclude already discounted products from voucher. Thank you @kpodemski!
  • 5800: Load proper service to get the translator, by @quetzacoalt91.
  • 5803: Increase max. length of catalog price rule name. Thank you @antho-girard!
  • 5804: Display right tax info in carrier wizard, by @maximebiloe.
  • 5815: Increase number of products displayed for pack creation, by @maximebiloe.
  • 5822: Empty text field should be submitted, by @mickaelandrieu.


  • 5086: Prevent PHP Warning in Tools class. Thank you @kermes!
  • 5789: Fixed missing legend property in ImageRetriever, by @mickaelandrieu.
  • 5790: Select the cover image and not the first one if set in back office, by @mickaelandrieu.
  • 5791: Sprintf support in the translator, by @jtabet.
  • 5798: Remove not needed concatenation in meta title. Thank you @prestamodule!
  • 5801: Fixed notice invalid role is passed to isGranted(), by @jtabet.

Web service

  • 5531: New hook added for adding new resource in webservice. Thank you dks295!


  • 5818: Added some domains for translation, by @jtabet.
  • 5819: Replaced |sprintf: with sprintf= in smarty templates, by @jtabet.
  • 5820: Replaced @s{n} with %{n} in translations, by @jtabet.
  • 5824: Added a call to the Context’s Translator in module->l(), by @jtabet.
  • 5825: Added a call to the Context’s Translator in smarty l() when a domain is provided, by @jtabet.


  • 5793: Added US military base codes. Thank you @dh42!
  • 5806: Installer improvement, by @jtabet.

See all the PRs merged into the codebase since the last Core Weekly here.

Thank you to the contributors whose pull requests were merged since the last Core Weekly Report: @antho-girard, @dh42, @fojtcz, @kermes, @kpodemski, @prestamodule, and @true0r! Also, thank you to the contributors whose PRs haven’t been merged yet! And of course, a big thank you to all those who contribute with tickets on the Forge!

If you want to contribute to PrestaShop with code, please read these pages first:

…and if you do not know how to fix an issue but wish to report it, please read this: How to use the Forge to contribute to PrestaShop. Thank you!

Happy contributin’ everyone!