Version 7.5.0
TBA
  • Feature #1541 Linking references to multiple subunits
  • Feature #1637 Linking sub units like places, e.g. with events
  • Feature #1752 Add a place column for sub units to type view
  • Feature #1761 Forms: don't show empty type fields in forms
  • Feature #1768 Forms: improved validations
  • Feature #1734 Forms: refactor functions
  • Feature #1739 Different display of shape and area polygon
  • Feature #1758 Switch between different network visualisations
  • Feature #1737 Improved user statistics
  • Feature #1710 Manual: add CIDOC links for entity classes
  • Feature #1726 Manual: add FAQs
  • Fix #1759 Minor table layout issue
  • Fix #1773 Error with type_ids with import
  • Fix #1767 API: Timespans return "None" instead of null
Version 7.4.0
2022-06-10
  • Feature #1620 Natural events
  • Feature #1108 Current owner of human remains
  • Feature #1574 Dates with hours, minutes and seconds
  • Feature #1633 Allow special characters in type names
  • Feature #1581 Upgrade Bootstrap to 5
  • Feature #1725 Additional step by step examples in the manual
  • Feature #1675 API: 0.3 stable, 0.2 deprecated
  • Feature #1595 API: Subunits for Ariadne and THANADOS
  • Feature #1727 API: Additional type_by_class_view endpoint
  • Feature #1720 Refactoring
  • Fix #1722 Resize layout issues with some sites
  • Fix #1723 Information gets deleted from map
  • Fix #1744 API: Fixed bug with download and count parameter
Version 7.3.0
2022-05-08
  • Feature #1388 Allow contributor group to delete only own entries
  • Feature #1498 Remove types with subs and/or linked entities
  • Feature #1501 Set multiple choice types to single type
  • Feature #1698 Prevent accidentally deletion of type links
  • Feature #1700 Step by step examples for move events in manual
  • Feature #1604 Script for database upgrades
  • Feature #1631 Join database GIS tables
  • Feature #1655 API: Performance improvement
  • Feature #1691 API: Selecting relations to be returned
  • Feature #1697 Refactor
  • Fix #1683 Broken table sorting for CIDOC columns
Version 7.2.0
2022-04-02
  • Feature #1445 Anthropological sex estimation
  • Feature #1628 New maps
  • Feature #1151 Map marker improvements
  • Feature #1680 Add new connections to the network visualization
  • Feature #1491 API: CSV export for network analysis
  • Feature #1672 API: External references for types in subunits endpoint
  • Feature #1639 Refactor
  • Feature #1677 Adding a requirements.txt for alternative installation
  • Feature #1406 Update OpenAtlas Website
  • Fix #1588 Map problems adding geometries after deleting geometries
  • Fix #1594 NPM warnings during install
Version 7.1.1
2022-03-04
  • Fix #1649 Minor label error in model image
  • Fix #1650 Obsolete database version in install SQL
Version 7.1.0
2022-02-15
  • Feature #1506 Update CIDOC CRM to 7.1.1
  • Feature #1285 Improved value types display
  • Feature #1593 Adding multiple aliases at once instead one at a time
  • Feature #1629 Improved mail function
  • Feature #1624 Minor improvements and refactor
  • Feature #1599 API: Search parameter include all subtypes
  • Feature #1600 API: Search for values in value types
  • Feature #1623 API: Show types for view name
  • Fix #1626 API: typed_entities doesn't show types in geojson format
Version 7.0.4
2022-02-10
  • Fix #1616 Error at inserting an administrative unit
Version 7.0.3
2022-02-02
  • Fix #1634 Value type with subtype error
Version 7.0.2
2022-01-20
  • Fix #1632 Multiple flag gets lost when updating a hierarchy
Version 7.0.1
2022-01-05
  • Fix #1627 Error when creating a source from file view
Version 7.0.0
2022-01-01
  • Feature #1566 Update OpenAtlas software to Debian/bullseye
  • Feature #1297 Connecting events sequentially
  • Feature #1577 Show actors at places from events
  • Feature #1615 Additional step by step examples in manual
  • Feature #1549 API: deprecation of node and subunit functions
  • Feature #1579 API: Include Swagger documentation
  • Feature #1598 API: Offset Pagination
  • Feature #1603 API: Specialized GeoJSON format for subunits
  • Feature #1622 API: search with dates
  • Feature #1605 Refactor
  • Fix #1614 Custom folders in uploads causing errors
Version 6.6.4
2021-12-23
Version 6.6.3
2021-12-08
  • Fix #1616 Error at inserting an administrative unit
Version 6.6.2
2021-11-23
Version 6.6.1
2021-11-20
  • Fix #1607 Error at profile for readonly users
Version 6.6.0
2021-11-18
  • Feature #1500 Production of artifacts
  • Feature #1563 OpenAtlas model to database
  • Feature #1597 Join artifacts and finds
  • Feature #1584 Track needed and actual database version
  • Feature #1589 Additional and improved system warnings
  • Feature #1546 API: New search parameter
  • Feature #1583 Refactor
Version 6.5.2
2021-11-07
  • Fix ##1596: Sometimes unavailable add custom type button
Version 6.5.1
2021-10-28
  • Fix ##1592: Error at import when using type ids
Version 6.5.0
2021-09-19
  • Feature #1462 Current owner of artifacts
  • Feature #1562 Update manual overlay
  • Feature #1184 API: add additional output format RDFS
  • Feature #1551 API: Relation type adaptions, adding relationDescription
  • Feature #1561 Refactor
  • Fix #1557 Save buttons blocked by map
  • Fix #1580 Hidden error messages for reference systems
  • Fix #1570 API: Wrong type signature in OpenApi
Version 6.4.1
2021-08-11
  • Fix #1559 Installation problem because of missing upload folder
Version 6.4.0
2021-08-10
  • Feature #1280 Picture Preview
  • Feature #1492 Image Processing
  • Feature #1552 External reference systems for sources
  • Feature #1538 Focus on table filter at overview pages
  • Feature #1531 Map overlay improved
  • Feature #1523 Performance issues while linking pictures
  • Feature #1558 Manual entry profession
  • Feature #1536 Refactor
  • Feature #1426 API: Display image smaller size
  • Feature #1495 API: Additional Geojson output for QGIS imports
  • Feature #1529 API: Increase request performance
  • Feature #1530 API: Geometries endpoint for frontend map
  • Feature #1535 API: Get all entities linked to an entity
  • Feature #1537 API: Type entities for actor types
  • Feature #1545 API: Filter entities by types
  • Fix #1414 Enlarged Description Field Covers up Entry Buttons
  • Fix #1539 Pagination not shown for tables sometimes
  • Fix #1554 Error at value type view
Version 6.3.0
2021-06-13
  • Feature #1513 Add reference page for multiple files
  • Feature #1520 Better value type display
  • Feature #1527 Improved tab system
  • Feature #1502 Show count of finds when entering additional
  • Feature #1509 Manual - examples for use cases
  • Feature #1512 Refactor
  • Feature #1478 API: latest with pagination
  • Feature #1516 API: implement Google JSON style
  • Feature #1526 API: Refactor
  • Fix #1515 API: Paging count faulty
Version 6.2.1
2021-05-12
  • Fix #1514 End dates of entities are not displayed correctly
Version 6.2.0
2021-05-08
  • Feature #940 Multiple file upload
  • Feature #1284 Show image when editing a place or artifact
  • Feature #1428 Configuration of frontend site name
  • Feature #1476 Show/hide button for multiple reference systems
  • Feature #1494 Refactor
  • Feature #1496 API: Endpoints for entities of type
  • Feature #1490 API: Refactor
Version 6.1.0
2021-04-05
  • Feature #1215 Time spans for types
  • Feature #1443 List view for untyped entities
  • Feature #1457 Public notes
  • Feature #963 API: Add type of places to export
  • Feature #1402 API: CSV export in API
  • Feature #1487 API: Endpoint for type hierarchies
  • Feature #1489 API: Geometry for artifacts
Version 6.0.1
2021-03-15
  • Fix #1485 Cannot choose multiple for custom type
Version 6.0.0
2021-03-13
  • Feature #1091 Reference systems for types
  • Feature #1109 Sustainable web map services
  • Feature #1456 Artifacts
  • Feature #1187 Add files for artifacts
  • Feature #1465 Merge legal body to group, information carrier to artifact
  • Feature #1461 Also search in date comments
  • Feature #1398 Compress SQL export files
  • Feature #1274 API: Automatic documentation for code
  • Feature #1390 API: Swagger file in OpenAtlas repository
  • Feature #1479 API: get by view name and system class
  • Feature #1484 API: Add new functions
  • Feature #1447 Refactor
  • Fix #1477 Unable to select an entity with single quote in name
  • Fix #1452 API: "type" is empty if more entities are requested
  • Fix #1471 API: Url to linked places deprecated
Version 5.7.2
2021-01-27
Version 5.7.1
2021-01-26
  • Fix #1454 Error in install instructions
Version 5.7.0
2021-01-16
  • Feature #1292 External reference systems
  • Feature #1440 Search with unaccented characters
  • Feature #1386 API: Flask restful framework
  • Fix #1434 Errors with types if named like standard types
  • Fix #1427 API: Paging is broken
Version 5.6.0
2020-11-30
  • Feature #930 Wikidata API
  • Feature #1409 Redesign forms
  • Feature #1393 Split profile display options
  • Feature #1395 Content for frontends
  • Feature #1347 All icons to Font Awesome icons
  • Feature #1379 Feature votes
  • Feature #1407 Extend session availability (prevent CSRF token timeout)
  • Feature #1412 API: Include Wikidata
  • Feature #1350 API: Pagination in an extra array
  • Feature #1375 API: Download result of request path
  • Feature #1401 API: file access
  • Feature #1377 API: IP restrictions
  • Feature #1348 Refactor
  • Fix #1383 Map in tab views too big
  • Fix #1408 Link checker broken
Version 5.5.1
2020-10-09
  • Fix #1380 Empty date comment is saved as 'None'
Version 5.5.0
2020-09-26
  • Feature #929 Module options
  • Feature #999 Navigation for archeological subunits
  • Feature #1189 User interface improvements
  • Feature #1222 Usability improvement at select tables
  • Feature #1289 Citation example for edition and bibliography
  • Feature #1206 API: Show entities of subtypes
  • Feature #1331 API: Front end queries
Version 5.4.0
2020-09-09
  • Feature #1317 Additional manual content
  • Feature #1321 Import with types
  • Feature #1255 API: Content Negotiation
  • Feature #1275 API: parameters
  • Feature #1299 API: Setting for CORS allowance in UI
  • Feature #1318 API: Selective requests
  • Fix #1306 Search results: small table, missing mouse over description
  • Fix #1308 Missing connection for actors created from place
  • Fix #1319 Data table error in view
  • Fix #1326 User table in admin is not responsive
  • Fix #1328 Table layout error at check link duplicates function
Version 5.3.0
2020-07-15
  • Feature #1272 Tabs redesign
  • Feature #1279 Change "Add" button label to "Link"
  • Feature #1229 Show descriptions in all tables
  • Feature #1282 Additional submit buttons for sub units
  • Feature #1283 More detailed type display
  • Feature #1286 Notifications for date field
  • Feature #1287 Map tiles max zoom
  • Feature #1276 Show child nodes in tree search
  • Feature #1258 Manual Text for Subunits
  • Feature #1211 API: CORS handler
  • Feature #1232 API: Error/Exception Handling
  • Fix #547 Prevent double submit
  • Fix #1235 Layout issues with forms on smaller screens
  • Fix #1278 Broken table list views on smaller screens
  • Fix #1267 Model link checker bug
  • Fix #1288 Forward upon failed form validation
  • Fix #1291 Data tables mouse over doesn't work if filtered
  • Fix #1234 API: Relation inverse doesn't work proper
Version 5.2.0
2020-05-11
  • Feature #1065 User manual in application
  • Feature #1167 Settings and profile
  • Fix #1208 CSV export error with BC dates
  • Fix #1218 Resizeable form elements vanish below map
  • Fix #1223 Visibility of Full Entries
Version 5.1.1
2020-04-12
  • Fix #1190 Tabs not shown in file view
  • Fix #1191 Show/Hide date is switched
Version 5.1.0
2020-04-11
  • Feature #991 Images/Files for Types
  • Feature #1183 Mouse over effect for table rows
  • Fix #1182 Type view: links and redirect
  • Fix #1188 Missing map in add feature view
Version 5.0.0
2020-03-24
  • Feature #1048 Bootstrap layout
  • Feature #1050 API
  • Feature #1089 Human Remains
  • Feature #1136 Map enhancements
  • Feature #1138 Display usage of CIDOC CRM classes and properties
  • Feature #1175 Additional date checks
  • Feature #1066 Package Manager for JavaScript Libraries
  • Fix #1134 Overlay maps: not enabled if Geonames disabled
  • Fix #1139 Breadcrumbs show place twice
  • Fix #1140 HTML Code is showing in description text Actions
  • Fix #1152 Menu item isn't marked as active in entity view
Version 4.1.0
2020-01-30
  • Feature #1070 Enhance network visualization
  • Feature #952 Show subunits on map
Version 4.0.0
2020-01-01
  • Feature #905 Upgrade CIDOC CRM to 6.2.1.
  • Feature #1049 Upgrade Python to 3.7
  • Feature #1003 Import with dates
  • Feature #1068 Place import with point coordinates
  • Feature #1072 Show places of movement at the person view
  • Feature #1079 Static type checking with Mypy
  • Feature #1101 Disable showing default images for reference
  • Fix #1069 Overlay maps: interchanged easting and northing
  • Fix #1071 Filter function in jsTree doesn't clear correctly
  • Fix #1100 Save geometry not working
Version 3.20.1
2019-10-13
  • Fix #1069 Overlay maps: interchanged easting and northing
Version 3.20.0
2019-10-06
  • Feature #978 Image overlays for maps
  • Feature #1038 Move events
  • Feature #1060 New menu item "Object"
  • Feature #1061 More options to link entries
  • Feature #1058 SQL interface
  • Feature #1043 DataTables
  • Feature #1056 Additional codes for GeoNames search
Version 3.19.0
2019-08-26
  • Feature #928 GeoNames links for places
  • Feature #1042 Personal notes for entities
  • Feature #1040 New user group: Contributor
  • Feature #1055 Add finds to overview count
  • Feature #1044 Hide date form fields only if they are empty
  • Feature #1041 Remove color themes
  • Feature #1054 Remove Production and Destruction
Version 3.18.1
2019-08-20
  • Fix #1053 Bug at file upload with special characters
Version 3.18.0
2019-07-07
  • Feature #1036 Search for similar names
  • Feature #1034 Advanced data integrity check functions
  • Feature #1025 New OpenAtlas project site
Version 3.17.1
2019-05-21
  • Fix #1033 Map editing breaks upon save w/o edit
Version 3.17.0
2019-05-13
  • Feature #597 Option to display aliases in tables
  • Feature #1026 Check function for duplicate links
  • Fix #1015 Multiple Place Add in Entity doesn't work correct
  • Fix #1016 Lines cannot be deleted or edited
  • Fix #1017 Lines, Areas and Shapes get sometimes deleted
Version 3.16.0
2019-04-19
  • Feature #994 Line drawing in map
  • Feature #1011 Additional security features
  • Feature #1012 Update GeoNames search for map
Version 3.15.0
2019-04-04
  • Feature #983 External References
  • Fix #1010 Missing or misspelled map feature descriptions
Version 3.14.1
2019-03-14
  • Feature #997 Advanced date completion
  • Fix #1000 Bookmarks not working
  • Fix #987 Open Type in new Tab or Window
Version 3.14.0
2019-03-12
  • Feature #988 Search with date filter
  • Feature #996 Better structured info tabs
  • Feature #981 Documentation for dates in model
  • Fix #995 Double Search Results
Version 3.13.0
2019-02-28
  • Feature #590 Search - advanced features
  • Feature #975 Unit labels for value types
  • Feature #985 Check for invalid dates at actor/event participation
  • Feature #936 Refactor dates
  • Feature #993 Refactor links
Version 3.12.0
2018-12-31
  • Feature #652 Maps update and rewrite
  • Feature #891 Profile images
  • Feature #959 Performance
  • Feature #961 Check function for dates and circular dependencies
  • Feature #962 Configurable character limit for live searches
  • Fix #970 Insert and Continue doesn't work with place in Chrome
Version 3.11.1
2018-11-30
  • Fix #964 Forms: tables with pager ignoring selection after changing page
Version 3.11.0
2018-11-24
  • Feature #956 Clustering for maps
  • Feature #949 Performance
  • Feature #935 Remove forms from types
Version 3.10.0
2018-11-09
  • Feature #934 Import
  • Feature #951 Export: additional options
  • Feature #538 Move/delete types for multiple entities
  • Feature #954 Documentation and links in application
  • Fix #942 Server 500 Error after wrong date input at Actor/Person
Version 3.9.0
2018-09-28
  • Feature #867 Network visualization advanced
  • Fix #939 Translation
  • Fix #941 Text in brackets of subtypes disappears when edited
Version 3.8.0
2018-08-26
Version 3.7.0
2018-07-22
  • Feature #878 Enhanced admin functionality
  • Feature #913 Change logo function
  • Fix #914 Network view in Development Version
Version 3.6.0
2018-06-09
  • Feature #710 Value Types
  • Feature #902 Insert and continue for types
  • Feature #903 Check existing links function
Version 3.5.0
2018-05-12
  • Feature #896 Legal notice text option
  • Feature #898 Option to send mail without login credentials
  • Feature #901 Display available disk space
Version 3.4.0
2018-04-17
  • Feature #431 Sub-Units for Sites
Version 3.3.0
2018-03-20
Version 3.2.0
2018-02-10
  • Feature #732 Documentation and manual
  • Feature #888 User and activity view
  • Feature #879 Demo with MEDCON data
Version 3.1.0
2018-01-18
  • Feature #863 BC dates and date validation
  • Feature #780 Color Schemes
Version 3.0.0
2017-12-31
  • Feature #877 Python/Flask Port

    This version includes many new features and changes. Some are listed below.

    User Interface and Usability

    • Performance improvements
    • More possibilities to create and link entries in one go
    • Merge of front and backend and cleaner user interface
    • Advanced display and editing of source translations
    • Acquisition: multiple recipients, donors and places
    • Advanced type index view
    • Restructured admin area
    • Admin functions to check and deal with orphaned data
    • Show more/less option for long descriptions

    Software and Code

    • Switched main programming language to Python 3
    • Switched web application framework to Flask
    • Switched template engine to Jinja2
    • Update of third party JavaScript libraries

    Security

    • bcrypt hash algorithm for sensitive data
    • CSRF protection for forms
    • Adaptions for using HTTPS
    • A show password option at forms
Version 2.4.0
2017-03-27
  • Feature #539 Network graph visualisation
  • Feature #819 Enable linebreaks for descriptions
Version 2.3.0
2016-12-17
  • Feature #764 Improved hierarchy overview
  • Feature #702 Improved settings
  • Feature #707 Improved performance
  • Feature #494 Newsletter and registration mails
  • Feature #319 SMTP settings in admin interface
  • Feature #693 Event overview: show event dates if available
  • Feature #569 Previous and next buttons
  • Feature #768 Show info column in main lists
Version 2.2.0
2016-09-11
  • Feature #547 Map: multiple points and areas for Places
  • Feature #719 Favicon support for current systems
Version 2.1.0
2016-08-18
  • Feature #643 Performance improvements
  • Feature #700 Improved frontend
  • Feature #703 Add multiple actors, events and places to source
  • Fix #696 Add texts to source
Version 2.0.0
2016-06-19
  • Feature #428 Dynamic Types
  • Feature #687 Remove required restriction from type fields
  • Fix #688 Translation errors
  • Fix #689 Show/Hide buttons
Version 1.6.0
2016-05-04
  • Feature #340 Multi user capability
  • Feature #672 Add multiple sources for event/actor/place
  • Feature #679 Improved credits
  • Feature #683 Tooltips for form fields and profile
  • Fix #674 Place error occurs during saving
Version 1.5.0
2016-04-01
  • Feature #564 Add multiple entries for relation, member and involvement
  • Feature #586 Bookmarks
  • Feature #671 Redmine links for changelog
Version 1.4.0
2016-03-26
  • Feature #528 jsTree views for hierarchies
  • Feature #566 Enhanced profile and site settings
  • Feature #580 Change menu and structure for easier access to types
  • Feature #654 New map layers
  • Feature #666 Added Credits
Version 1.3.0
2016-02-28
  • Feature #462 Actor - add member to group from actor view
  • Feature #563 Actor - insert and continue for relations and members
  • Feature #600 Update of JavaScript libraries (for jsTree)
  • Feature #621 Revised and more compact schema
  • Fix #601 Application is very slow on some views
  • Fix #638 Names with an apostrophe in a table not selectable
Version 1.2.0
2015-12-13
  • Feature #499 Actor - place tab with map
  • Feature #511 Search - advanced features
  • Fix #547 Prevent double submit
  • Fix #587 Support multiple email recipients
Version 1.1.0
2015-11-09
  • Feature #529 Reference - Information Carrier
  • Feature #527 New user groups - manager and readonly
  • Feature #540 Help and FAQ site
  • Feature #555 Source - additional text type "Source Transliteration"
  • Feature #556 Actor - function for member not required anymore
  • Feature #560 Newsletter and show email option in profile
  • Fix #551 Model - Updating type bug
  • Fix #544 Map - Form data lost after map search
  • Fix #533 Map - Markers outside of Map
Version 1.0.0
2015-10-11
  • Feature #487 Event - Acquisition of places
  • Feature #508 Reference - Editions
  • Feature #504 Option to add comments for entities in texts tab
  • Feature #495 Layout - new OpenAtlas logo
  • Feature #412 Layout - improved layout and color scheme
  • Feature #525 Layout - overlays for tables in forms
Version 0.11.0
2015-09-11
  • Feature #433 Search functions
Version 0.10.0
2015-09-01
  • Feature #429 Actor - member of
  • Feature #472 Actor - activity for event relations
  • Feature #483 Actor - update for relations and involvements
  • Feature #486 Place - administrative units and historical places
  • Feature #389 Reference - bibliography
  • Feature #489 Layout - overwork, multiple possibilities to create and link entities
  • Feature #421 CRM link checker
Version 0.9.0
2015-07-12
  • Feature #392 Event
  • Feature #423 Map - advanced features
  • Feature #474 Layout - new tab based layout for views
Version 0.8.0
2015-06-18
  • Feature #326 Map - search, show existing places
  • Feature #425 More types
Version 0.7.0
2015-05-29
  • Feature #403 Physical things - places
  • Feature #353 Maps - with Leaflet (GIS)
  • Feature #420 First and last dates in list views
Version 0.6.0
2015-05-13
  • Feature #402 Begin, end, birth and death (precise and fuzzy))
  • Feature #346 CRM - link checker
  • Feature #412 Layout - New color scheme
  • Fix #410 wrong domains for links
Version 0.5.0
2015-04-08
  • Feature #377 Hierarchical Data
  • Feature #391 Time periods
  • Feature #365 Actor to actor relations
  • Feature #386 Filter for tables
Version 0.4.0
2015-02-23
  • Feature #362 Document - Insert, update, delete, add texts, link with actors
  • Feature #354 Alternative names
  • Feature #360 New color theme
  • Fix #357 wrong range link in list view properties
Version 0.3.0
2015-02-10
  • Feature #348 Actor - begin and end dates
  • Feature #307 Log user CRM data manipulation
  • Fix #344 tablesorter IE 11 bug
Version 0.2.0
2015-01-18
  • Feature #310 Actor - insert, update, delete, list, view
  • Feature #337 CRM - new OpenAtlas shortcuts
Version 0.1.0
2014-12-30
  • Feature #318 Import definitions from CIDOC rdfs
Version 0.0.1
2014-11-05
  • Initial version based on the "Zend Base" project from craws.net