Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.2

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Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.2
Release date: May 17, 2017
Previous version: Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.1
Next version: Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.3
Compatible with: MW 1.23.0 - 1.29.x
Current version:
SMW 4.2.0

Version 2.5.2 of Semantic MediaWiki is the second release after the major Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.0 release. It enhances existing functionality, provides bugfixes and further increases platform stability. See the English language RELEASE NOTES below on this page for further information. Please refer to the help page on installing Semantic MediaWiki to get detailed instructions on how to install or upgrade.

Important noteImportant Note: Please remember to run MediaWiki's "update.php" maintenance script after the upgrade if you are upgrading from Semantic MediaWiki 2.4.x or earlier before continuing to work with Semantic MediaWiki.

Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.2

Released on May 17, 2017.


  • #2449 as 8783268 Made property pages show the source name of the redirect (synonym) without a DisplayTitle formatter
  • Many new translations for numerous languages by the communtity of

Bug fixes and internal code changes

  • #2413 as 313d08e Enforced NO_DEPENDENCY_TRACE on queries with namespace NS_SPECIAL
  • #2426 as 595efea Removed duplicate entry for $smwgFulltextSearchPropertyExemptionList
  • #2434 as bb6ef9a Made ParserAfterTidy to check "readOnly" mode
  • #2438 as ba2c6e7 Made ArticlePurge add a safeguard to flush query result cache
  • #2444 as 8c9c4c3 Fixed NamespaceManager to avoid reset of user settings
  • #2446 as 6697da4 Added safeguard against duplicate ID creation
  • #2448 as 60cd466 Added usage of forcedUpdate on redirect jobs
  • #2450 as 4adfd2d Fixed QueryDependencyLinksStore to avoid ORDER BY/GROUP BY on select
  • #2451 as 8a9bef2 Fixed "ext.smw.dataItem.time.js" to construct a UTC date object
  • #2457 as 5619b55 Fixed JulianDay values to use a consistent format
  • #2463 as 3f7f47e Made SMWSql3SmwIds set legacy cache only on success