This edition of the Core Weekly report highlights changes in PrestaShop’s core codebase from Monday 16th to Sunday 22th of August 2021.

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Dear developers,

PrestaShop was released on Thursday 19th of August 2021. This maintenance release fixes 1 critical regression and 1 minor regression.

Interestingly, while the 1.7.7.x branch was getting this new release, the 8.1.x branch of PHP was also getting a third beta.

Small reminder, the next session of public demonstration from the maintainers team will happen Wednesday 1st of September 2021 at 4pm CEST.


A quick update about PrestaShop’s GitHub issues and pull requests:

Code changes in the ‘develop’ branch


Back office

Front office

  • #25567: Use _DB_PREFIX_ constant instead of ps_ in SQL queries. Thank you @idnovate
  • #25460: Fix missing row element and additional padding. Thank you @Hlavtox
  • #23803: Fix static vars not using scss vars on new-theme and classic, by @NeOMakinG



Code changes in the ‘1.7.8.x’ branch


Back office

  • #25557: Fix floating button spacing on migrated pages, by @NeOMakinG
  • #25386: Fixed selector call for enabling back the confirmation modal when changing the currency by default, by @Progi1984
  • #25205: Moved addresses block in BO Customer Page, by @Progi1984

Front office

Code changes in the ‘1.7.7.x’ branch


Back office

Front office

Code changes in modules, themes & tools

Faceted search module

Customer reassurance block module

OnBoarding module

Changes in developer documentation sources

Changes in developer documentation site

  • #6: Add Submodules Sync badge in README, by @matks

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User documentation landing page

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PrestaShop contributors website

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TranslationTools Bundle

  • #100: Fix license headers and add file, by @matks

Thank you to the contributors whose pull requests were merged since the last Core Weekly Report: @eternoendless, @matthieu-rolland, @dependabot[bot], @PierreRambaud, @WebHelpersPau, @Thymotep, @matks, @NeOMakinG, @kpodemski, @boubkerbribri, @nenes25, @idnovate, @Progi1984, @ytilotti, @Hlavtox, @PululuK!

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 issues and comments on GitHub!

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 GitHub to report an issue. Thank you!

Happy contributin’ everyone!