This edition of the Core Weekly report highlights changes in PrestaShop’s core codebase during the previous two weeks, from Monday 25thth of July to Sunday 7th of August 2016.

General messages

We released Beta 3 of PrestaShop 1.7 last week! Have a go at it, will ya? :)

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.
The 1.7 Project FAQ is always available here:

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)

Back office




  • 5821: Properly migrate old 1.6 settings during composer install / update & upgrade script, by @jocel1.
  • 5907: Accept a specific port in doctrine configuration, by @mickaelandrieu.

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, @connemb, @firstred, @martinfojtik, @masoko, and @prestamodule!
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 and comments 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!