Release history


The following table lists a history of published releases for Acton Logon. 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.

Release Datesort ascending Notes
7.x-2.x-dev 4 Jun 2018

Development snapshot

7.x-2.4 30 Oct 2013

Fixed E_NOTICE when logging in from HTTP auth.

7.x-2.3 16 Nov 2012

Fix account edit form locking to check access using currently logged in user.

7.x-2.2 23 Oct 2012

Removed legacy LDAP status checks.

7.x-2.1 24 Aug 2012

Fix dangling cookie even when HTTP authentication is not enabled (to prevent cache bypass).

7.x-2.0 20 Aug 2012

First 7.x-2.x release. Features include:

  • Plugin framework for authentication providers
  • LDAP authentication provider
  • Automatically mapping users to an authenticated provider
  • Option to lock account details (i.e. email and password) for mapped accounts
  • HTTP authentication, including guest HTTP login
  • Use Acton Logon for Drupal login form
  • Overrides for login form and password change form help texts

This release contains full unit tests except for the included LDAP provider.

Developer information

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].[extension]

Replace [version] with the version string (e.g. 7.x-1.0) of the release you wish to download and [version] with tar.gz or 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_logon --source="" [version]

Git instructions

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.

Git repository URL:

The Git repository can be cloned by executing the following command:

git clone acton_logon

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.

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