Episciences release notes

Episciences release notes

Written by Raphaël Tournoy

Release notes from release 2019-03-17

New features and changes

  • The DOI has been added to the list of metadata transferred to arXiv after an article is published
  • Pagination control features have upgraded in the dashboards. There should be performance enhancements when the journal has many articles/datas.
  •  %%RATING_DEADLINE%% tag: the month is printed in full letters to avoid confusions with different formats of dates
  • LaTeX files may be added as attachments
  • Social Widget: AddThis has been replaced with AddToAny

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug which allowed an author to see comments restricted to editors when the author was also an editor of the journal.
  • Fixed a bug which led to wrong assignments of an editor when a user was a former editor of the journal
  • The possibility to add an HTML file was restored
  • Fixed the display of some LaTeX characters which were badly escaped


  • Pagination control plugin has been upgraded (performance enhancement and security fixes)
  • News management: fixed badly escaped characters, improve translations and enhance user interface