Recent Releases

9.0.0-nightly.2020011921 Jan 2020 03:15 minor feature: a crash in contextBridge that happens on garbage collection. #21736. a crash that would occur when Notifications were in concert with app termination. #21719. an that could cause frameless windows to become undraggable in some circumstances. #21723. an that could prevent communication between a sandboxed child window opened with nativeWindowOpen: false and an unsandboxed parent window. Also document.visibilityState not working in sandboxed . #21696. an with potential duplicate error popups when calling shell.showItemInFolder on Windows. #21749. White flash when foregrounding an occluded window. #21750. Documentation changes: #21742.
9.0.0-nightly.2020011617 Jan 2020 03:15 minor feature: a crash in contextBridge that happens on garbage collection. #21736. a crash that would occur when Notifications were in concert with app termination. #21719. an that could cause frameless windows to become undraggable in some circumstances. #21723. an that could prevent communication between a sandboxed child window opened with nativeWindowOpen: false and an unsandboxed parent window. Also document.visibilityState not working in sandboxed . #21696. an with potential duplicate error popups when calling shell.showItemInFolder on Windows. #21749. White flash when foregrounding an occluded window. #21750. Documentation changes: #21742.
9.0.0-nightly.2020011113 Jan 2020 03:15 minor feature: an in the net module where aborting a request during a redirect could cause an error to be thrown. #21645. Incorrect button highlighting when defaultId is passed for dialog message boxes. #21652. Updated crashReporter to throw an error for getLastCrashReport if crashReporter not started. #21683.
9.0.0-nightly.2020010809 Jan 2020 03:15 minor feature: an in the net module where aborting a request during a redirect could cause an error to be thrown. #21645. Incorrect button highlighting when defaultId is passed for dialog message boxes. #21652. Updated crashReporter to throw an error for getLastCrashReport if crashReporter not started. #21683.
9.0.0-nightly.2020010405 Jan 2020 03:15 minor feature: Chore: update license year . Docs: typos in security.md. . Bump v9.0.0-nightly.20200104.
9.0.0-nightly.2019123101 Jan 2020 03:15 minor feature: improve error handling in npm install. . Docs: shell.openPath documentation. . : SimpleURLLoaderWrapper redirects. . : highlight defaulted button correctly. . Bump v9.0.0-nightly.20191231.
9.0.0-nightly.2019122628 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: an where calling allowNTLMCredentialsForDomains() could cause a change in Kerberos SPN generation behavior. #21572.
9.0.0-nightly.2019122425 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: an where calling allowNTLMCredentialsForDomains() could cause a change in Kerberos SPN generation behavior. #21572.
9.0.0-nightly.2019122021 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: an where calling allowNTLMCredentialsForDomains() could cause a change in Kerberos SPN generation behavior. #21572.
7.1.617 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: Electron apps getting rejected to Mac App Store. #20970.
9.0.0-nightly.2019121213 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: Accessibility window title on macOS. #21465. Flicker when switching between BrowserViews after creating new BrowserView. #21396. Throttling in webContents.setBackgroundThrottling. #21359. Generate desymbols on Linux. #21280.
9.0.0-nightly.2019120809 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: --ignore-connections-limit, ironically, being ignored. #21299. Broken focus with OOPIF embedded inside webview. #21223. Context menu disappearing when showing. #21225. ContextBridge crash. #21281. The 'login' event not being emitted when HTTP Basic auth was requested during a net.request. #21135. Net module requests no longer raise errors when non-2xx responses are received. #21295. The disabled-by-default-cpu_profiler tracing category now correctly records stack samples from the main process and utility processes. #21277. WebContents.reloadIgnoringCache() will now forcefully ignore all caches, including service workers. #21284. Window.root and window.GLOBAL are both now undefined when nodeIntegration is disabled as expected. #21354. Some crashes that could occur when using the net module. #21304. Generate desymbols on Linux. #21279. Made strip_absolute_paths_from_de_symbols to false in de.gn. #21317. Updated Chromium to 78.0.3904.126. #21346.
9.0.0-nightly.2019120405 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: --ignore-connections-limit, ironically, being ignored. #21299. Broken focus with OOPIF embedded inside webview. #21223. Context menu disappearing when showing. #21225. ContextBridge crash. #21281. The 'login' event not being emitted when HTTP Basic auth was requested during a net.request. #21135. Net module requests no longer raise errors when non-2xx responses are received. #21295. The disabled-by-default-cpu_profiler tracing category now correctly records stack samples from the main process and utility processes. #21277. WebContents.reloadIgnoringCache() will now forcefully ignore all caches, including service workers. #21284. Window.root and window.GLOBAL are both now undefined when nodeIntegration is disabled as expected. #21354. Some crashes that could occur when using the net module. #21304. Generate desymbols on Linux. #21279. Made strip_absolute_paths_from_de_symbols to false in de.gn. #21317. Updated Chromium to 78.0.3904.126. #21346.
9.0.0-nightly.2019113001 Dec 2019 03:15 minor feature: Bump v9.0.0-nightly.20191130.
9.0.0-nightly.2019112627 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: Disabled Touch Bar typing suggestions with autocorrect=off and spellcheck=false. #21191. ENOMEM error with Node.js child_process when using empty options.env. #21141. .capturePage() resolving with an empty object instead of NativeImage instance. #21105. BackgroundThrottling: false not having an effect. #21014. Broken globalShortcut.registerAll() on Windows and Linux. #20982. Broken focus with OOPIF embedded inside webview. #21221. Context menu disappearing when showing. #21226. Crash using v8 Date.toLocale api with invalid locales. #21188. Exiting HTML fullscreen for cross-origin iframes (e.g. YouTube) while in macOS fullscreen. #21020. Flickering when maximizing and restoring frameless windows. #21206. Incorrect size of windows on differently scaled monitors. #21137.
9.0.0-nightly.2019112324 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: Disabled Touch Bar typing suggestions with autocorrect=off and spellcheck=false. #21191. ENOMEM error with Node.js child_process when using empty options.env. #21141. .capturePage() resolving with an empty object instead of NativeImage instance. #21105. BackgroundThrottling: false not having an effect. #21014. Broken globalShortcut.registerAll() on Windows and Linux. #20982. Broken focus with OOPIF embedded inside webview. #21221. Context menu disappearing when showing. #21226. Crash using v8 Date.toLocale api with invalid locales. #21188. Exiting HTML fullscreen for cross-origin iframes (e.g. YouTube) while in macOS fullscreen. #21020. Flickering when maximizing and restoring frameless windows. #21206. Incorrect size of windows on differently scaled monitors. #21137.
9.0.0-nightly.2019111920 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: Disabled Touch Bar typing suggestions with autocorrect=off and spellcheck=false. #21192. ENOMEM error with Node.js child_process when using empty options.env. #21140. .capturePage() resolving with an empty object instead of NativeImage instance. #21104. WebRequest module unable to modify CORS headers. #21123. an where custom protocols registered using registerStreamProtocol would sometimes fail to complete the response when the stream ended. #21179. Flickering when maximizing and restoring frameless windows. #21205. Incorrect size of windows on differently scaled monitors. #21138. The 'login' event not being emitted when HTTP Basic auth was requested from a WebContents. #21097. Updated Chromium to 78.0.3904.113. #21199.
9.0.0-nightly.2019111516 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: BackgroundThrottling: false not having an effect. #21013. Broken globalShortcut.registerAll() on Windows and Linux. #20983. Crash on exit in aura platforms with webview. #21022. Exiting HTML fullscreen for cross-origin iframes (e.g. YouTube) while in macOS fullscreen. #21021. Improper label internationalization for the recentDocuments MenuItem. #20957. Where app.setAppLogsPath did not work when you provided a valid path. #21008. Webrequest api typings. #21038. Updated Chromium to 78.0.3904.99. #21033.
8.0.0-nightly.2019111112 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: BackgroundThrottling: false not having an effect. #21013. Broken globalShortcut.registerAll() on Windows and Linux. #20983. Crash on exit in aura platforms with webview. #21022. Exiting HTML fullscreen for cross-origin iframes (e.g. YouTube) while in macOS fullscreen. #21021. Improper label internationalization for the recentDocuments MenuItem. #20957. Where app.setAppLogsPath did not work when you provided a valid path. #21008. Webrequest api typings. #21038. Updated Chromium to 78.0.3904.99. #21033.
8.0.0-nightly.2019110708 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: BackgroundThrottling: false not having an effect. #21013. Broken globalShortcut.registerAll() on Windows and Linux. #20983. Crash on exit in aura platforms with webview. #21022. Exiting HTML fullscreen for cross-origin iframes (e.g. YouTube) while in macOS fullscreen. #21021. Improper label internationalization for the recentDocuments MenuItem. #20957. Where app.setAppLogsPath did not work when you provided a valid path. #21008. Webrequest api typings. #21038. Updated Chromium to 78.0.3904.99. #21033.
7.1.005 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: a crash in Menus related to menu.popup(). #20800. Crashes when calling webContents.printToPDF() multiple times. #20812. fs.mkdir/mkdirSync hang with recursive: true for invalid names with node 12 on windows. #20664. Memory leaks caused by callbacks not being released when the remote module is used in sub-frames ( or scriptable popup). #20816. Native module size increase on windows, follow up to #20614. #20707. Native modules size increase with VC++ and node 12 on windows. #20628. Parsing of paths with.asar in directory name extensions. #20403. deps/uv fsevents: file event reporting (backport: v12.x). #20433.
8.0.0-nightly.2019103101 Nov 2019 03:15 minor feature: Chore: update build_bring_back_node_with_ltcg_configuration.patch (#2 . Build: handle -x-y format for getCurrentBranch. . ci: skip build on doc only changes. . Chore: remove _ns suf. . Chore: remove native_mate (Part 10). . : return proper values for WM_GETMINMAXINFO. . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191024. . Chore: shrink RSA-PSS BoringSSL patch. . Chore: remove native_mate (Part 11). . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191025. . Docs: add the performance doc to the table of contents. . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191026. . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191027. . Docs: process.getSystemVersion() type. . Build: doc only change when there isn't a PR. . Chore: formatting of a few Python files. . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191028. . : prevent menu gc during popup. . Chore: bump chromium to f5b345dd470f14eef6e44732ccf23 (master). . : properly generate requestID in webContents.printToPDF(). . : deprecation warnings in Electron code. . Test: remove last usages of spec/window-helpers. . Docs: the ipc main listener being removed can have args. . : pass frameId to v8Util.setRemoteCallbackFreer(). . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191029. . : do not DCHECK non-const methods. . Build: change to download sysroots from the new sysroot bucket. . Refactor: pass base::Value by value in JS API implementations. . : devtools extensions not loading. . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191030. . Refactor: send the '' message asynchronously. . : Disable compositor recycling only for attached views. . Test: there is only --ci. . Chore: remove native_mate (Part 12). . Build: do not try to run non existent VSTS release builds. . : swapped labels on open/save gtkdialog. . Bump v8.0.0-nightly.20191031.
8.0.0-nightly.2019102728 Oct 2019 03:15 minor feature: Native module size increase on windows, follow up to #20614. #20709.
8.0.0-nightly.2019102324 Oct 2019 03:15 minor feature: IPC hang when opening a specific case of nativeWindowOpen child window. #20547. an where objects referenced by remote could sometimes not be correctly freed. #20694.
8.0.0-nightly.2019101920 Oct 2019 03:15 minor feature: HTML5 fullscreen APIs not working in . #20432. Crashes of sandboxed renderers on macOS Catalina (10.15). #20497.
8.0.0-nightly.2019101617 Oct 2019 03:15 minor feature: HTML5 fullscreen APIs not working in . #20432. Crashes of sandboxed renderers on macOS Catalina (10.15). #20497.
8.0.0-nightly.2019101213 Oct 2019 03:15 minor feature: Set the ELECTRON_SKIP_BINARY_DOWNLOAD=1 environment variable to skip electron binary download. #20438. Node.js' worker_threads in ELECTRON_RUN_AS_NODE. #20457. a regression in the recentDocuments MenuItem role on macOS. #20409. parsing of paths with.asar in directory name extensions. #20402. deps/uv fsevents: file event reporting (backport: v12.x). #20429.
6.0.1209 Oct 2019 22:06 minor feature: