Version 4.4.4

Tue, Feb 14, 2023

Version 4.4.4

Released: February 14, 2023

Status: Stable


Authentication OTP

The interface of the library used for generating QRCodes changed and broke the OTP QRCode generation. The image interface was updated, a new test added, and the entire QRCode generation simplified to lower the changes of future regressions.


The Python Transifex client was remove and replace with the new Go based client. This client is OS dependent and needs to be installed manually when working with translations (

Document indexing

An edge case was fixed where index levels with blank values would cause the empty index instance node clean up routine to incorrectly delete index instance nodes containing other document references, requiring a rebuild. A partial patch from a future index optimization was backported to enact the correct behavior.


The validation errors in the document metadata API were incorrectly causing HTTP 500 server errors. A custom REST API exception handler was added to workaround inconsistent validation exception behavior in the Django REST framework and ensure validation error raise a HTTP 400 error instead.


Backward incompatible changes


Issues closed

  • GitLab issue #1121 Index not adding Dokuments
  • GitLab issue #1128 Endpoint api/v4/documents/(?P<document_id>d+)/metadata/ not handling ValidationError exception (Returns 500 Internal Server Error instead)
  • GitLab issue #1134 Assigning a Cabinet to a Document that is part of an "No Cabinet" Index destroys the Index