@electron-bot electron-bot released this Feb 21, 2017 · 7222 commits to master since this release

Assets 32

Bug Fixes

  • [SECURITY] Node's Buffer class is no longer available on the window global when
    Node integration is disabled. #8605
  • Fixed an issue where certain modules, like coffee-script, threw errors
    when required. #8618
  • Fixed an issue where the focused window would lose focus when an invisible
    window was created. #8676
  • The minimumFontSize, defaultFontSize, and defaultMonospaceFontSize
    settings can now be configured via the webpreferences attribute of a
    <webview> tag. #8542
  • Fixed a crash where the browser context did not shutdown cleanly. #8654
  • Fixed a crash on file lock verification. #8679


  • Fixed an issue where a titleBarStyle value of hidden-inset did not work on
    certain OS versions. #8619
  • Fixed an issue where private OS APIs were being used in the Mac App Store
    build causing apps to be rejected. #8668
  • Fixed the scroll-touch-end event not firing. #8673
  • Fixed BrowserWindow.setVibrancy not working on certain OS versions. #8717

API Changes

  • Added a app.getFileIcon(path, callback) API to get the native icon for a
    file type. #7851
  • The callback specified to the session.setCertificateVerifyProc API is now
    provided the certificate verification result and can be rejected with any
    error code supported by Chrome. #7955
  • The dialog.showMessageBox API now supports showing a checkbox with a
    message in the dialog. The state of the checkbox will be provided to the
    callback. #8590
  • webContents now emits a will-attach-webview event that can be used to
    configure the settings of a<webview> tag before it is attached.
    Calling event.preventDefault() will destroy the <webview>. #8584
  • The zoom preferences on webContents are now persisted in a session on a
    per-origin basis. #8537
  • Added support for webContents.invalidate() on non-offscreen pages to
    schedule a paint of the entire view. #8628


  • dialog.showSaveDialog now supports message, nameFieldLabel, and
    showsTagField options. #8556
  • dialog.showOpenDialog now supports a message option. #8556
  • dialog.showOpenDialog now supports a noResolveAliases property to
    disable automatic alias (symlink) resolution. #8617
  • Added a crashReporter.setExtraParameter API to adjust the extra data sent
    on crashes. #8648