Bug #18533

Rename TYPO3 to TYPO4 and change libraries accordingly

Added by Ingo Renner over 8 years ago. Updated about 8 years ago.

Status:Closed Start date:2008-04-01
Priority:Must have Due date:
Assigned To:Michael Stucki % Done:


Category:- Spent time: -
Target version:-
TYPO3 Version:4.0 Complexity:
PHP Version:5.1 Is Regression:
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Many people confuse TYPO3 version 4.0 and later and speak of it as TYPO4. To accommodate these people and make their lives easier we should rename TYPO3 versions released since 4.0 to TYPO4. The new versions are thus TYPO4 1.0 (TYPO3 4.0), TYPO4 2.0 (TYPO3 4.1), and TYPO4 3.0 (TYPO3 4.2).

To make the step complete we of course need to rename class libraries like t3lib to t4lib and the typo3/ folder to typo4/, too.

Also thanks to the guy who already registered typo4.com for us!
(issue imported from #M7982)

rename_typo4.diff Magnifier (1.4 MB) Administrator Admin, 2008-04-01 17:21

rename_typo4.sh Magnifier (142 Bytes) Administrator Admin, 2008-04-01 17:21

TYPO4.png (4.8 kB) Administrator Admin, 2008-04-01 17:25


#1 Updated by Michael Stucki over 8 years ago

Thanks Ingo for noticing it, this makes real sense!
I'll take care of it and submit the issue to the core list.

#2 Updated by Steffen Kamper over 8 years ago

Nice idea.

But i think this will confuse all people having TYPO3-related sites. They have to register new domains as well as TYPO3 later sounds "outdated"

#3 Updated by Sascha Egerer over 8 years ago

April april?! :D
nice april Fool's joke

damn... typo5.com and typo5.de are already registered...
maybe we can skip version 5 and jump to version 6

#4 Updated by Chris topher over 8 years ago

Yeah, Mittwald believes in TYPO4.

Maybe they are already updating their installations....

#5 Updated by Ingo Renner about 8 years ago

April's fool joke

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