Solr for TYPO3 - our Roadmap
The development of Apache Solr for TYPO3 started in January 2009. A limited version of the extension was released in the TYPO3 Extension Repository during the International TYPO3 Conference T3CON09 in Frankfurt.
- Support the latest Apache Solr version (Apache Solr 6.x)
More details: Release Blogpost
Our plan is to have a release by the end of each quarter.
- beginning of april (after 8 LTS release):
EXT:solr 6.1 - Focus: 8 LTS & PHP 7.1 ready / Last 7.6 LTS release
- end of june 2017:
EXT:solr 7.0 - Focus: Fluidtemplating in EXT:solr / 8 LTS only / Drop the old templating
- end of september 2017
- end of december
All dates under the condition of achieved financial funding.
Please contact us if you want to join or prolong your funding partnership.
- Implement features / bugfixs from the codesprint
- Support of document variants (fieldCollapsing)
- Backend statistics module
- Issuetracker cleanup
More details: See out blog post for details.
- Fluid templating via EXT:solrfluid (available within funding contribution 2016)
- Performance improvements
- Dropping deprecated code
- Dropping the support of TYPO3 6.2 LTS and use replacements for deprecations from 7.6 LTS
Planned release date: End of Q1 / 2016
2015-12-02 - Support of TYPO3 7.6 LTS and 6.2LTS, Apache Solr 4.10, manage stopwords in the backend, complete codebase with PHP-namespaces, test coverage with travis-ci, removed support for TYPO3 4.5LTS
See out blog post for details.
2014-07-04 - Apache Solr Server 4.8, TYPO3 CMS 6.2 Support, improved Backend-Module with Synonyms Editing. See our blog post for details.
Can be installed thru the TYPO3 Extension Repository (TER)
2012-11-28 - ApacheSolr Server 3.6 incl. Workspaces Support, Start- Stoptime Support, Hierarchical Facets, Last Searches, Frequent Searches, Result Score Analyzer, Improved BE module and 100 additional Changes
2012-03-28 - Maintenance release, bugfixes and small features
2012-02-23 - TYPO3 CMS 4.5 or newer required, Index Queue, Garbage Collection, Apache Solr 3.5 Support, Multi-Core by Default, Removed Frontend Indexer
2011-02-22 – Index Queue added for easy indexing of pages and extension data
2010-06-23 - Second public release including auto suggest, great dynamic fields support, bugfixes
2009-09-15 – First public release "Acts like Indexed Search"