RT 4.0.23rc1 released

RT 4.0.23rc1 – 2015-02-06

RT 4.0.23rc1 is now available for testing.


SHA1 sums

b7b3c03e0999644ca2bd55f89a48d387bc1599c4 rt-4.0.23rc1.tar.gz
93e76b79eece0216a00894f4fb245c70c5c69de3 rt-4.0.23rc1.tar.gz.sig

This release is a minor bugfix release. Changes include:

General user UI

  • Flush TSV download every 10 rows, for responsiveness
  • Pressing enter in user preference form fields no longer instead
    resets the auth token (#19431)
  • Pressing enter in ticket create and modify form fields now creates or
    updates the ticket, instead being equivalent to “add more
    attachments”, or the “search” on People pages (#19431)
  • Retain values in Quick Create on homepage if it fails (#14136)


  • Fix server name displayed at password prompt when RT is deployed at
    a non-root path like /rt (#22708)


  • Empty email addresses are no longer caught as being "an RT address"
    if there exist queues without Correspond addresses set (#18380)
  • Allow Parents/Children/Members/MemberOf in CreateTickets action
  • Allow RT-Originator to be overridden in templates
  • Ensure that HTML-encoded entities are indexed in FTS


  • Make Obfuscate callback in configuration options be passed the
    current user, as was documented
  • Remove obsolete _CacheConfig parameters


  • New documentation on writing portlets
  • Add an =pod directive so the first paragraph of UPGRADING is not
  • Clarify when UPGRADING-x.y steps should be run
  • Add missing semicolon on Shredder suggested indexes

A complete changelog is available from git by running:
git log rt-4.0.22…rt-4.0.23rc1
or visiting