Mapbender version 4.0.0 released 2024-06-26

The Mapbender development team has released Mapbender version 4.0.0 on June 26, 2024. Thanks a lot to all people involved.


The new version is a major release with numerous new features, a revised design and bug fixes.
Existing Mapbender installations can be updated to version 4.0.0 without any problems.

The built package can be found at [1] and the version 4.0.0 tag at [2].


New features of version 4.0.0

For an overview of the new features, we would like to refer you to the detailed Visual Changlog News.
The changelog also provides a complete overview of the changes [5].



Docker integration has been added see PR125 [6]. The Mapbender project now also provides dockerHub images [7].
The documentation for Docker can be found at [8].



The documentation is also currently being updated to version 4. It can be found at [9].


Switching to the new version

PHP 8.1 is now the oldest supported PHP version. PHP 8.2 and PHP 8.3 are fully supported.
An update from 3.3.x to version 4.0.0 is possible. However, there are a few steps to follow.
It is therefore essential that you read the document [10].

The migration guide in the documentation contains additional information on updating to new versions [11]

All other important information as well as links to the download and documentation can be found on the Mapbender website [12].


The Mapbender team

Find out more about Mapbender at [12].




[3] Visual Changelog german

[4] Visual Changelog english









OSGeo Sponsors

View all sponsors