The Backdrop community is proud to release version 1.17 of Backdrop CMS, following our 4-month release cycle.
Major new features in Backdrop 1.17.0 include:
- Add a lazy-loading option for image fields #3659
- Provide image style tokens (imagecache_token module added to core) #3594
- Layouts: Provide an admin label and description for all blocks #4558
- Layouts: Allow support for custom contexts #3750
- Security enhancement: Enforce basic password constraints (no username or email as password) #4265
- Security enhancement: Use
.htaccessfiles to secure configuration directories #706
We'd love your feedback on this release.