Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.8

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Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.8
Release date: September 7, 2018
Previous version: Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.7
Compatible with: MW 1.23.0 - 1.30.x
Current version:
SMW 4.1.3

Version 2.5.8 of Semantic MediaWiki is the eight release after the major Semantic MediaWiki 2.5.0 release. It provides enhancements as well as bugfixes. 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.

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 2.5.8

Released on September 7, 2018.


  • #3322 as d9b3bcf Improves UpdateDispatcherJob selection of subjects on forcedUpdate
  • #3341 as 726f54b Adds support for installation via MediaWiki's "install.php" script

Bug fixes and internal code changes

  • #3177 as ad23b16 Removes deprecated "jquery.json" module
  • #3386 as a24965c Fixes encode/decode issues for special property "External formatter URI"