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Release Notes for v4.0.0-beta.10

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm i electron@4.0.0-beta.10.

Fixes

  • Added --disable-color-correct-rendering switch. #16020
  • Fixed 4-0-x regression that broke original-fs. #16038
  • Fixed BrowserWindow.getNativeWindowHandle() returning invalid handle. #16022
  • Fixed cpu pegging on single-core windows. #16012
  • Fixed crash with mouse wheel event monitor on app quit in macOS. #16063
  • Fixed several bugs related to printing. #15976

Other Changes

  • In Electron 5.0, the default for nodeIntegration will change from true to false. Electron 4 will log a warning in the renderer when nodeIntegration is enabled by default. #16004
  • Upgraded sqlite from 3.24 to 3.26. #16073
  • Warn if you try to use Electron APIs from a non-electron environment. #15977

Release Notes for v4.0.0-beta.9

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm i electron@4.0.0-beta.9.

Bug Fixes/Changes

  • chore: expose release id for use in cleanup. #15903

  • chore: improve granular release cleanup (backport: 4-0-x). #15905

  • chore: allow bumping stable => beta. #15908

  • test: fix a bunch of flaky tests related to emittedOnce (backport: 4-0-x). #15891

  • fix: backport patch that ensures that cookie store is always created (backport: 4-0-x). #15890

  • ci: Renable ffmpeg and mksnapshot tests on Azure Devops. #15902

  • fix: prevent bluetooth device list from growing without bound (backport: 4-0-x). #15866

  • chore: remove unused module. #15924

  • security: only handle related IPCs when tag is enabled (backport: 4-0-x). #15931

  • feat: add media access APIs for macOS Mojave. #15948

  • fix: use appropriate site instance for cross-site nav's (backport: 4-0-x). #15969

  • fix: move NativeWindow tracking to OSR WCV (#15585). #15970

  • Revert "fix: use appropriate site instance for cross-site nav's (backport: 4-0-x) (#15969)". #15995

  • fix: incorrect view ordering for customButtonsOnHover (backport: 4-0-x). #15996

  • fix: do not print an error for an expected condition (#15991). #16000