Wagtail 4.2.1 release notes

March 13, 2023

What’s new

Bug fixes

  • Support creating StructValue copies (Tidiane Dia)

  • Fix image uploads on storage backends that require file pointer to be at the start of the file (Matt Westcott)

  • Fix “Edit this page” missing from userbar (Satvik Vashisht)

  • Prevent audit log report from failing on missing models (Andy Chosak)

  • Fix page/snippet cannot proceed a GroupApprovalTask if it’s locked by someone outside of the group (Sage Abdullah)

  • Add missing log information for wagtail.schedule.cancel (Stefan Hammer)

  • Fix timezone activation leaking into subsequent requests in require_admin_access() (Stefan Hammer)

  • Fix dialog component’s message to have rounded corners at the top side (Sam)

  • Prevent matches from unrelated models from leaking into SQLite FTS searches (Matt Westcott)

  • Prevent duplicate addition of StreamField blocks with the new block picker (Deepam Priyadarshi)

  • Update Algolia DocSearch to use new application and correct versioning setup (Thibaud Colas)


  • Docs: Clarify ClusterableModel requirements for using relations with RevisionMixin-enabled models (Sage Abdullah)