CakePHP 4.5.1

The CakePHP core team is happy to announce the immediate availability of CakePHP 4.5.1. This is a maintenance release for the 4.4 branch that fixes several community reported issues and a minor security related fix.


You can expect the following changes in 4.5.1. See the changelog for every commit.

  • ControllerFactory no longer raises errors on union typed parameters.
  • Collection::combine() raises an error when keys are null.
  • Namespaced core functions are now wrapped in function_exists calls resolving errors if the file containing these functions are imported more than once.
  • Added schema mapping type to sqlite for UUID_TEXT.
  • Reverted deprecated annotation on LocatorAwareTrait::$defaultTable property.

Contributors to 4.5.1

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

  • ADmad
  • Corey Taylor
  • Jorge Gonz├ílez
  • Kevin Pfeifer
  • Mark Scherer
  • Mark Story

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.