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All notable changes to this project will be documented in this file.

1.5.6 - 22 set ‘22

  • update linkifyjs, sequelizem, nuxt deps
  • improve homepage loading time
  • restore removed icons

1.5.5 - 21 set ‘22

  • fix #185 - wrong api usage
  • fix some dialog background on light theme
  • update sequelize and remove live patch
  • improve events filtering on selected day
  • allow tags complete removals
  • improve homepage performance
  • docs: add scheme to nginx proxy configuration

1.5.4 - 6 set ‘22

  • Update webcomponent deps
  • Refactor datime display in webcomponent
  • Force flyer download
  • Restore range events on calendar
  • Fix limit/max events for mariadb #183
  • Fix endtime selection
  • Fix microdata address

1.5.3 - 30 aug ‘22

  • Fix end time selection when it’s in the next day

1.5.2 - 26 aug ‘22

  • fix Editor background color

1.5.1 - 14 aug ‘22

  • fix regression with hidden recurrent events

1.5.0 - 8 aug ‘22

  • supported nodejs version >=14 <=16 (nodejs 12 reached End-of-Life on 30 April 2022)
  • minimum mariadb supported version >= 10.5.2
  • new Tag page
  • new Place page
  • new search flow
  • new meta-tag-place / group / collection page
  • new time selection widget
  • allow footer links reordering
  • new Docker image (smaller and faster)
  • add GANCIO_DB_PORT environment
  • restrict new tag entropy (trim, merge case insensitive)
  • add dynamic sitemap.xml
  • calendar attributes refactoring (a dot each day, colors represents n. events)
  • fix event mime type response
  • fix mariadb JSON fields
  • new gancio CLI accounts management (list / create / remove / modify accounts)
  • improve smtp setup, allow local sendmail, smpt port, tls/starttls
  • redirect to path based on content type request
  • add Slovak translation
  • lot of fixes

1.4.4 - 10 may ‘22

  • better img rendering, make it easier to download flyer #153
  • avoid place and tags duplication (remove white space, match case insensitive)
  • show date and place to unconfirmed events
  • add warning when visiting from different hostname or protocol #149
  • add tags and fix html description in ics export
  • add git dependency in Dockerfile #148
  • add external_style param to gancio-events webcomponent
  • add GANCIO_HOST and GANCIO_PORT environment vars
  • fix place and address when importing from url #147
  • fix user account removal
  • fix timezone issue #151
  • fix scrolling behavior
  • fix adding event on disabled anon posting
  • fix plain description meta
  • fix recurrent events always shown #150
  • remove less and less-loader dependency

1.4.3 - 10 mar ‘22

  • fix #140 - Invalid date
  • fix #141 - Cannot change logo
  • fix same day events
  • add missing icons in admin
  • prepare multisite settings
  • improve initialization
  • start unit testing API (it’s never too late)
  • make it clear that the admin password must be saved at the end of setup

1.4.1 - 4 mar ‘22

  • add gl/galego locale, thanks @xosem
  • fix import redirect loop
  • add missing icons (close, repeat, arrows …)
  • turn rss icon into a real link to improve a11y
  • force seconds to 0 for each events, fix recurring events starting date issue
  • fix next/prev selection on same datetime events
  • improve moderation UI (add author and event link + format creation date)
  • refactoring resource UI from fedi

1.4.0 - 9 feb ‘22

  • improve Cumulative Layout Shift
  • remove filename as default media label to avoid leak metadata
  • add endData to microdata
  • security fix with filtering settings, avoid sharing SMTP pass with front-end
  • fix broken SMTP
  • remove global materialicons / vuetify css, use threeshake and @nuxt/vuetify (really improve lighthouse score)
  • new Dockerfile using node:17.4-slim as base img (from 1.5Gb to ~800Mb)
  • add XSS and path traversal mitigation
  • improve a11y
  • update deps

1.3.3 - 1 feb ‘22

  • security fix, avoid sharing smtp pass with front-end

1.3.2 - 1 feb ‘22

  • fix webcomponent for event without img

1.3.1 - 1 feb ‘22

  • inherits tags in recurring events #138
  • you can now skip an occurrence of a recurring event
  • fix show_recurrent event in webcomponent and API
  • add new webcomponent sidebar attribute and a fullwith layout

1.3.0 - 26 gen ‘22

  • add mariadb support
  • add microdata support
  • support db setup via environment variables (used in updated docker-compose.yml files)
  • improve rss feed:
    • fix validation
    • add enclusure media for featured image
    • add categories
  • fix typo in export code
  • add theme attribute to gancio-events webcomponent (dark/light)
  • increase thumbs quality
  • improve logo for light theme
  • improve wordpress plugin
    • add [gancio-event] and [gancio-events] shortcode
    • allow gancio-events / gancio-event tags in editor
    • automatically enqueue webcomponent script
  • tags/places filters are now inclusive not exclusive
  • fix image undefined alternative text
  • update documentation, dependencies, translations

1.2.2 - 7 dic ‘21

  • shiny new gancio-event[s] webcomponents => docs
  • new backend plugin system => docs
  • improve media focal point selection
  • improve non-js experience (load img, use native lazy loading)
  • improve user_confirm / recover code flow
  • permit admins to choose user password (usefull on instance without SMTP configuration)
  • fix task manager exception
  • fix db initialization when a custom setup is used, #131
  • remove vue-clipboard2 dependency due to this bug and using a native with fallback mixin instead
  • fix a regression to support old CPU, #130
  • makes dialog use fullscreen on mobile
  • fix Delete AP Actor Action from fediverse when remote Actor is gone
  • add max param to /events API

1.2.1 - 11 nov ‘21

  • fix Note remove from fediverse
  • AP Actor is now Application, was Person
  • better handling event AP representations

this release is a step forward to improve AP compatibility with other platforms, thanks @tcit

1.2.0 - 9 nov ‘21

  • do not overwrite event slug when title is modified to preserve links
  • add public cache to events images
  • fix baseurl in initial setup configuration
  • fix user removal
  • load settings during startup and not for each request
  • refactoring user custom locale
  • published AP event’s type is not Note anymore but Event

1.1.1 - 29 ott ‘21

  • fix issue adding event with dueHour resulting in bad request
  • fix restart during setup
  • do not use @nuxt/vuetify module, manually preload vuetify via plugin
  • remove deprecated nuxt-express-module and use serverMiddleware directly

1.1.0 - 26 ott ‘21

  • a whole new setup via web! fix #126
  • new SMTP configuration dialog, fix #115
  • re-order general settings in admin panel
  • new dark/light theme setting
  • move quite all configuration into db
  • fix some email recipients
  • fix hidden events when not ended
  • update translations
  • improve install documentation
  • add systemd gancio.service
  • allow italic and span tags inside editor
  • remove moment-timezone, consola, config, inquirer dependencies
  • update deps

1.0.6 (alpha)

  • fix Dockerfile yarn cache issue on update, #123
  • fix overflow on event title @homepage
  • better import dialog on mobile
  • re-add attachment to AP
  • fix max event export
  • update deps

1.0.5 (alpha)

  • fix/improve debian install docs
  • fix ics export, use new ics package
  • use slug url everywhere (rss feed, embedded list)
  • use i18n in event confirmation email
  • remove lot of deps warning and remove some unused dependencies
  • fix show_recurrent in embedded list
  • remove old to-ico dep, use png favicon instead

1.0.4 (alpha)

  • shows a generic img for events without it

1.0.3 (alpha)

  • 12 hour clock selection, #119
  • improve media management
    • add alt-text to featured image, fix #106
    • add focalPoint support, fix #116
  • improve a11y
  • improve node v16 compatibility
  • fix #122 ? (downgrade prettier)

1.0.2 (alpha)

  • improve oauth flow UI
  • WordPress plugin
  • fix h-event import
  • improve error logging (add stack trace to exception)
  • choose start date for recurreing events (#120)
  • fix user delete from admin

1.0.1 (alpha)

  • fix AP resource removal
  • improve AP resource UI
  • fix Docker setup
  • update deps

1.0 (alpha)

This release is a complete rewrite of frontend UI and many internals, main changes are:

  • Switch UI framework from element to vuetify
  • Distribute package directly from site instead of using npm registry
  • Improve docker setup (run as user, fix some data export)
  • New logging system (based on winston)
  • Slugify event URL (keeping old one valid)
  • Import events from ics and external website using h-event (microformat) improving h-event export
  • Hide unconfirmed tags and places
  • Clean unused places and tags
  • Fix tons of issues


  • New Euskara language from Basque Country, thanks @hacklabkelo
  • fix feed with filters
  • cleaner homepage
  • fix next/prev recurrent events
  • fix some history navigation issue
  • fix blank lines in description
  • upgrade deps
  • better custom logo management
  • fix settings update


  • send AP Event Object instead of Note
  • show only future unconfirmed events in admin panel
  • new polish locale
  • add friendly instances (an additional menu is shown)
  • use user’s logo not project’s logo in federation
  • start WPGancio plugin
  • support media upload via url (API only)
  • confirm before remove a resource
  • confirm before remove a friendly instance
  • event description supports some html tag
  • fix redirect after login


  • add admin announcement support (fix #74)
  • each instance has a specific timezone you can choose from admin’s panel
  • refactoring language management (you can choose a default instance’s language): usually UX language is choosen looking at Accepted-Language header but there are messages not generated from an http request (eg. sending events via AP). In those cases a default instance’s language is choosen (default ‘en’).
  • use lazy loaded images
  • better mobile experience for admins
  • single day only recurring events
  • fix user block in fediverse moderation
  • filter and linkify content from fediverse
  • add a lot of help strings in admin panel
  • use html2text for event description in og: meta
  • update deps
  • fix a moment.js typo from/to issue
  • fix #73


  • a new recurring events logic (a la taskwarrior):
    • each occurrence of a recurring event could be personalized.
    • occurrence of recurring events are skippable.
    • occurrence generation could be paused.
  • support h-event microformats! in homepage and in any single event’s page
  • add a background task manager (email, recurring events creation)
  • sanitize html content coming from fediverse and event description with dompurify
    • also remove fbclid params in links
  • front end search optimization
  • use oauth2 for everything, password flow for webclient, this also fix some issue with authentication
  • clickable tags / places @ home (to add them as filters)
  • use a cleaner menububble for the new editor
  • add local smtp and sendmail options on configuration setup
  • check permission for resource removal request from fediverse
  • add resource from fediverse also when inReplyTo is another resource
  • automatic API documentation inclusion in docs
  • split moderation in another tab inside admin panel
  • use axios instead of fetch everywhere
  • lot of ux improvements & error handling
  • search links in event description with linkifyjs while add/edit events
  • remove text templates for emails and use html2text instead
  • fix email unique index for users!


  • New layout (navbar/footer/visible filters)
  • two month calendar on large display
  • admin could edit title, description, about, favicon & logo directly form admin panel
  • new add event layout =>
  • new editor to describe events (bold, italic, link) supported also using copy/paste
  • the editor also support live markdown (try using ### at line start)
  • start oauth2 server implementation (documentation:
  • add fediverse moderation
  • fix embedding an event via iframe
  • images converted in .webp
  • new catalan translation, thanks @fadelkon


  • [locale] add catalan
  • [fix] fedi outbox


  • [ui] add admin section on event page in mobile #63
  • [fix] remove username from users


  • [refactor] s/fed_user/ap_user
  • [fedi] admin moderation


  • [refactor] s/comment/resource/
  • [refactor] remove username field
  • [doc] about and federation


  • [fix] use thumb in head og:img only


  • [fix] #58 wrong url for RSS feed


  • [fedi] comments moderation
  • [fedi] user moderation
  • [fedi] instance moderation
  • [hotfix] cli setup
  • [doc] fix debian upgrade
  • [fix] comment ap_id key length
  • [fix] fediverse signature
  • [fedi] better /inbox /followers response


  • [feat] add rss link @homepage
  • [ui] add lot of explanation text
  • [ui] show copied messages
  • [admin] show n of unconfirmed users/events
  • [ui] spinner while event image is loading
  • [fedi] add follow me dialog in event
  • [fix] do not add reminders in full ics export
  • [fix] remove spaces from hashtags sent via AP
  • [fix] #56 unconfirmed event sent via ap
  • [fix] localPosts/comments in fediverse stats


  • [feat] embed event as widget in external website
  • [fedi] instances moderation in admin
  • [fix] toggle event visibility by owner
  • [fedi] manage unboost
  • [refactoring] auth as middleware


  • [fix] minor


  • [fix] tags in event


  • [model] migrations setup
  • [feat] embeddable event widget/iframe


  • [fix] delete event
  • [fix] wrong html hierarchy


  • [fix] backtop icon on mobile
  • [fix] webfinger nodeinfo return real node info
  • [fix] register email confirmation
  • [feat] add federation settings (enable comments/boost/like)
  • [feat] new event page layout
  • [feat] could download .ics of event
  • [feat] add cors to feed requests
  • [refactoring] settings middleware, cleaning codebase


  • [improve] better quality for images
  • [fix] password recovery email
  • [feat] new action field for notification
  • [feat] add DEBUG env variable in docker-compose.yml
  • [style] fixed width in confirmation events table
  • [fix] #38 timezone issue in rss export and using tor…


  • [fix] image previews from external website
  • [fix] docker-compose postgresql docs
  • [improve] export white logo to fediverse