CakePHP 4.4.14

The CakePHP core team is happy to announce the immediate availability of CakePHP 4.4.14. This is a maintenance release for the 4.4 branch that fixes several community reported issues.


You can expect the following changes in 4.4.14. See the changelog for every commit.

  • Implemented SSL XOAUTH2 support in SmtpTransport. This improves compatibility with Microsoft based servers.
  • Improve API documentation.
  • Fixed support for postgres schemas other than public in Fixture schema generation.
  • Validation::utf8() and by extension the Validator::utf8() method as well now fail on invalid UTF8 bytes even when the extended range is enabled.
  • Fix usage of ROOT in deprecationWarning(). This was causing failures in standalone package usage.

Contributors to 4.4.14

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

  • ADmad
  • Marc W├╝rth
  • Mark Story
  • othercorey

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.