CakePHP 4.4.5 Released

The CakePHP core team is happy to announce the immediate availability of CakePHP 4.4.5. This is a maintenance release for the 4.4 branch that fixes several community reported issues.


You can expect the following changes in 4.4.5. See the changelog for every commit.

  • Improved handling of authentication errors in Smtp email transport.
  • Re-enabled displaying arguments in stack frames on development error pages.
  • Improved API documentation.
  • Fixed diffForHumans() not translating text based on the current locale.
  • The ValidatableInterface is now deprecated.
  • Fixed mocking services in tests with mockService() for services that are provided by reflection based container delegates.

Contributors to 4.4.5

  • ADmad
  • celsowm
  • Chris Nizzardini
  • Iacovos Constantinou
  • Marcelo Rocha
  • Mark Scherer
  • Mark Story
  • othercorey

Thank you to all the contributors that helped make this release happen:

As always, we would like to thank all the contributors that opened issues, created pull requests or updated the documentation.

Download a packaged release on github.