Drupal 3.00 released

Submitted by Dries on Saturday, September 15, 2001 - 11:51

After six month of development, the Drupal team is pleased to announce the that release 3.00 of Drupal is now available.

Drupal is known as a content management and discussion engine suitable to setup a news-driven community or portal sites. It is mostly used as slash-like weblog software and makes a great alternative for Slash and PHP-Nuke. It sure has a lot more features. Drupal has also proven to be a valuable building block and has been successfully integrated in sites like NewsIsFree.com and Tipic.com, corporate intranets, and - last but not least - it is being used as a personal blogging tool as, for instance, can be seen at voidstar.com.

Drupal 3.00 comes with major improvements and tons of new features as listed below ...

Drupal is free. All the code is released under the GNU GPL, and may by used without paying. Free support services are available via our mailing list and website on a best effort basis:

The source code is available at:
Documentation to accompany this release is available at:
If you are upgrading from Drupal 2.00, check the upgrade script:
The key new features/updates in Drupal 3.00 include:


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