Issue 259 - September, 29th 2016
Drupal 8.1.10, a maintenance release which contains fixes for security vulnerabilities, is now available for download.
"Users who have rights to edit a node, can set the visibility on comments for that node."
"As you can see we've put a fresh coat of paint on Drupal.org - but the changes run below the surface. This latest iteration of the front page brings the key concepts of our design system to the forefront: Clean, Modern, Technical."
"As we are ramping up to work on significant user improvements for Drupal 8.3, one of the key areas of progress could be with media management user interfaces and features. For that to happen, we need to agree on what we are going to work on and then have people to implement it."
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