Pantheon Changelog

Subscribe Now

Sign up for the Pantheon Changelog Newsletter to receive a monthly email on what's new and improved across the platform.

March 2020

Platform Improvements

Advanced Global CDN

Advanced Global CDN extends Global CDN for customers that need unique customizations including personalization, domain masking, and extended enterprise-grade security features including a WAF, IP and geolocation blocking and blocklisting. Advanced Global CDN is available as an add-on product to all customers now.

Drush 10

Drush 10 is now supported on Pantheon. For more information, see the Drush Docs.

Global CDN Network Expansion

New Points of Presence:

  • Ashburn, VA (WDC)
  • Chicago (PWK)

Expanded Capacity:

  • Vancouver (YVR)
  • Sydney, Australia (SYD)
  • NY (LGA)
  • Los Angeles (BUR)
  • Dallas (DFW)
  • Atlanta (FTY)
  • Boston (BOS)
  • Helsinki (HEL)
  • Osaka (ITM)
  • Amsterdam (AMS)

Drupal 8.8.2 Released

Drupal 8.8.2 is now available on the Pantheon platform. Detailed information on applying and debugging core updates can be found in the Core Updates documentation. For more information, see the Drupal 8.8.2 release notes.

Documentation

Changelogs in the Docs

Want to see what’s new with Localdev, Build Tools, and Drush? Changelogs for these tools have been incorporated into Pantheon Documentation, for easy reference.

February 2020

Platform Improvements

PHP 7.3.14 and 7.2.27 Updated

Updated to PHP 7.3.14and 7.2.27 platform-wide. For information on upgrading between major PHP versions see Upgrade PHP Versions.

Localdev 0.7.0 Released

Localdev 0.7.0 includes macOS Catalina support, a beta release channel, and numerous improvements and bug fixes. For more information, see the Localdev Docs.

Drush 8.3.2 Released

Drush 8.3.2 is available on the Pantheon platform. For more information, visit the Drush Docs.

Terminus 2.3.0 Released

Terminus 2.3.0 was released. For more information, visit the Terminus Docs.

January 2020

Platform Improvements

PHP 7.2 and 7.3 Updated

Updated to PHP 7.2.26, and 7.3.13 platform-wide. For information on upgrading between major PHP versions see Upgrade PHP Versions.

Security Enhancement: Outgoing UDP Traffic Blocked

Most UDP traffic originating from the platform has now been blocked in order to prevent platform abuse.

Drupal 8.8.1 and 7.69

Update to Drupal 8.8.1 is available to apply as a 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards.

Update to Drupal 7.69 is available to apply as a 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards.

Special Note on Updating to Drupal 8.8.x

If you have a Drupal 8.7.x site based on the example-drops-8-composer upstream, or with a manually modified CONFIG_SYNC_DIRECTORY, manually update settings.php before upgrading to Drupal 8.8.x. For details, see Configuring Settings.php

WordPress 5.3.2

Update to WordPress 5.3.2 is available to apply as a 1-click update 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards.

Localdev 0.6.0-beta.9 Released

Localdev 0.6.0-beta.9 includes macOS Catalina support, and numerous improvements and bug fixes. For more information, see Localdev.

Terminus Now Runs Site-Local Drush & WP-CLI

Terminus now runs the version of Drush or WP-CLI installed in a site’s codebase via Composer, rather than the platform-wide version installed by Pantheon.

December 2019

Platform Improvements

PHP 7.2, and 7.3 Updated

Updated to PHP 7.2.25, and 7.3.12 platform-wide. For information on upgrading between major PHP versions see Upgrade PHP Versions.

Drupal 8.7.10

Update to Drupal 8.7.10 is available to apply as a 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards.

WordPress 5.3

Update to WordPress 5.3 is available to apply as a 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards. For more information, see https://wordpress.org/support/wordpress-version/version-5-3/

Documentation

Configuring Opensolr for Pantheon sites

Learn how to set up Opensolr as a Solr search provider on Pantheon sites.

November 2019

Platform Improvements

Pantheon LocalDev 0.5.6

Improved auto-update system with support for stable and beta channels, as well as changelog display, plus other fixes. For more information, visit https://pantheon.io/localdev.

PHP 7.1, 7.2, and 7.3 Updated

Updated to PHP 7.1.33, 7.2.24, and 7.3.11 platform-wide. For information on upgrading between major PHP versions see [Upgrade PHP Versions](/php-versions).

Drupal 8.7.8

Update to Drupal 8.7.8 is available to apply as a 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards.

WordPress 5.2.4

Update to WordPress 5.2.4. For more information, see https://wordpress.org/news/2019/10/wordpress-5-2-4-security-release/.

Documentation

Configuring Visual Studio Code for Pantheon

Learn how to set up Visual Studio Code to push your local development to Pantheon with Git or SFTP.

October 2019

Platform Improvements

Pantheon Now Enforces HTTPS by Default

This release also includes several options to control HSTS and the ability to choose a primary domain. For details see the blog announcement, Pantheon YAML documentation and our updated Launch Essentials guide.

Platform Robots.txt Now Allows Swiftbot

Swiftbot can now crawl non-production environments and platform domains like test-example.pantheonsite.io to support pre-release site search testing. For details see, Bots and Indexing on Pantheon.

Drupal Core Updates Available

Drupal 8.7.7 is available to apply as a 1-click update on Pantheon site dashboards.

WordPress 5.2.3

Update to WordPress 5.2.3. For more information, see https://wordpress.org/news/2019/09/wordpress-5-2-3-security-and-maintenance-release/.

Documentation

Install and Configure Lando

Learn how to use Lando for local WordPress development.