The information that Drupal sends to the front-end caching servers to let them know what cache-able elements are present on each page is now minified. We were previously experiencing issues on page with a large number of cache-able elements where this information would exceed the size accepted by the caching servers and cause an error that preventing the page from displaying.


  • Drupal 8.8.2
  • Drupal anchor_link 8.x-1.7
  • Drupal biblio 7.x-1.3
  • Drupal captcha 7.x-1.7
  • Drupal imageapi_optimize_binaries 8.x-1.0-alpha2
  • Drupal webform 7.x-4.22
  • WordPress auto-post-thumbnail plugin 3.7.0
  • WordPress enable-media-replace plugin 3.3.9
  • WordPress jetpack plugin 8.2.3
  • WordPress redirection plugin 4.7
  • WordPress the-events-calendar plugin 5.0.2
  • WordPress accelerate theme 1.4.4

Fixes and Tweaks

  • The categories available to tag stories in the Offices & Services site are now scoped to each office.
  • Adjusted print styles for the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference photo book to reduce the total number of pages when printing.
  • CAS and other applications now use encrypted LDAP connections.

Ongoing Work

  • Creating a new “Offices” site for institution-wide anchor functions.
  • Creating new Drupal 8 sites for our schools and programs.
  • Post-launch improvements of the updated Course Hub.

Information Technology Services
Davis Family Library 202
Middlebury, VT 05753