Yii 2.0.8 is released

We are very pleased to announce the release of Yii Framework version 2.0.8.

Please refer to the instructions at http://www.yiiframework.com/download/ to install or upgrade to this version.

Version 2.0.8 is a patch release of Yii 2.0 which contains about 100 minor new features and bug fixes in 300 commits, by 64 contributors, changing 150 files.

There are extra steps to do while upgrading so check the UPGRADE.md file.

Thanks to our awesome Yii community which supplied us with valuable pull requests and discussions. The release wouldn’t be possible without you!

You can find more information about the changes in the related news announcement:


great news ! Thanks to Yii dev team for this new release !!


That’s great! Thanks!

Many thanks to Yii team :D

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