The following table lists a history of published releases for Acton External Link. The Release column lists the release versions. The Date column lists the their creation dates. The Notes column details important changes introduced in each release. You may filter releases by selecting options for Drupal version and Release status.
|7.x-1.2||21 Dec 2012||
Add integration with Link field to display link as external link conditionally.
|7.x-1.1||13 Nov 2012||
Fix blank anchor tags without href (e.g. page bookmarks).
|7.x-1.0||22 Aug 2012||
Add text format for filtering
Only the latest recommended release can be accessed from the download home page. The link to the package for an individual release can be accessed using the following pattern:
[version] with the version string (e.g.
7.x-1.0) of the release you wish to download and
zip depending on what type of archive file you prefer.
Alternatively, if you want to use Drush to download a release, use the following command:
drush dl acton_extlink --source="http://drupal.anu.edu.au/updates/history" [version]
The source code for this download originates from a Git repository. The repository contains complete change logs for all major versions of the download. The code and history can be obtained by cloning the source repository. Information about Git and its downloads can be accessed from the Git homepage.
The Git repository can be cloned by executing the following command:
git clone https://anu.codebasehq.com/acton-util/acton_extlink.git acton_extlink
You can learn more about how to use Git to navigate and manipulate a local repository clone in the Pro Git book. There are also platform-specific graphical Git tools available, such as TortoiseGit for Windows and SourceTree for Mac.