Release Notes: 1.7

Prashanth Nethi edited this page Jun 10, 2016 · 5 revisions
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What's New in Release 1.7

  • CEF shell upgrade to 2623: Brackets app shell is now upgraded to CEF 2623. The long standing issue with mouse scroll being too fast on Windows is now fixed with the CEF upgrade.

  • Recent Files Navigation dialog: Ctrl + Tab is now going to bring up the new \"Recent Files\" navigation dialog showing a history of all opened files and allowing one to switch to a file visually. The new dialog also tracks opened files that are not in the working set.

  • 64 bit on MAC: Brackets on MAC is now 64 bit!

Full change logs: brackets and brackets-shell

UI Changes

TODO - list notable changes in existing features ...or: No major changes to existing features.

Known Issues

  • Debug > Run Tests is disabled in the installer/DMG distributions of Brackets, because the unit test code is not included. To run unit tests, pull Brackets from GitHub instead.

Community contributions to Brackets

Pulling source code from Git

TODO: any brackets-shell updates? which of the below messages are applicable?

  • A new brackets-shell build is required for this sprint. Be sure to rerun grunt setup before building.
  • Recommended: rebuild or reinstall an updated brackets-shell (no critical updates, but there are bugfixes).
  • Rebuilding/updating brackets-shell is optional for this release.
  • Rebuilding/updating brackets-shell is not required for this release.
  • brackets-shell's Node dependencies have changed. Run npm install before rebuilding brackets-shell.
  • Some submodules were updated this sprint. Run git submodule update to ensure your source tree is fully up to date.
  • A submodule URL was changed this sprint. Run git submodule sync and then git submodule update --init --recursive to ensure your local source tree reflects the update.

Bugs fixed in Release 1.7

For details on the bugs addressed, please refer to closed Release 1.7 bugs. Not all fixed bugs will be caught by this search query, however.