Kanka Release

1.26 – Spring Cleaning and Server updates

Dear Kanka users, this update is our yearly spring cleaning update. We’ve updated and added new servers, updated the framework, removed old features, and made our lives going forward easier.

PHP version update

The first big spring cleaning task is migrating all of our servers to PHP8. This provides some speed improvement benefits, and means we can build more modern and optimised code.

Kanka framework version update

Behind the scenes, Kanka uses the Laravel framework. This update switches Kanka to the Laravel 8 version. We’ve updated the majority of our third party plugins. This fixes security issues and brings performance improvements. However, with Kanka’s complexity, this means some features might be a bit unstable. Rest assured, all of our energy and focus in the upcoming hours and days is to fix bu