December 2017

@grabbou grabbou released this Dec 18, 2017 · 454 commits to master since this release

This changelog has been prepared by Ryan Turner (@turnrye) - thank you for your time and making such a detailed changelog ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

This release had a lot of work around the bundler and packager, a ton of bugfixes, and updates to many of React-Native's dependencies. Lots of under-the-hood work was done as well to improve the layout engine. Happy new year!

If you would like to help us with the next release changelog, please contact @grabbou

New features

Deprecated

  • Ignore YellowBox warnings with YellowBox.ignoreWarnings([...]) rather than console.ignoredYellowBox = [...] (26038f5 by @wli)

Changed

Bug fixes

Deprecated

  • Removing reactBridgeDidFinishTransaction from RCTScrollView (a255204 by @shergin)
  • Removing inherited background color optimization from RCTText to reduce code complexity โ€“ please give feedback if you find performance differences! (8c8944c by @shergin)

Other

Below is a list of the remaining, low-level changes that made it into this release of React Native.