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Release Notes for v17.2.0


  • Added ses.setCodeCachePath() API for setting code cache directory. #33285 (Also in 18)


  • Fire 'show' event when a BrowserWindow is shown via maximize(). #33213 (Also in 16, 18)
  • Fixed a network service crash that could occur when using setCertificateVerifyProc. #33254 (Also in 18)
  • Fixed an issue where BrowserView layout bounds where limited to it's visible bounds. #33398 (Also in 18)
  • Fixed an issue where Chrome DevTools settings didn't persist between loads. #33273 (Also in 18)
  • Fixed an issue where clicking "Open in Containing Folder" in the Sources tab in Devtools caused a crash. #33196 (Also in 16, 18)
  • Fixed broken event loop in renderer process when process reuse is enabled on windows platform. #33362 (Also in 16, 18)
  • Fixed crash in the render process on reload with pending node fs.promises. #33335 (Also in 15, 16, 18)
  • Fixed drag regions on WCO windows on Windows. #33201 (Also in 15, 16, 18)
  • Fixed incorrect external memory allocation tracking in nativeImage module. #33306 (Also in 15, 16, 18)
  • Theoretical fix for a crash we're seeing when closing multiple child windows at the same time on macOS. #33283 (Also in 18)

Other Changes

  • Fixed an issue where adding/removing display changes the BrowserWindow size. #33251 (Also in 14, 15, 16, 18)
  • Fixed an issue where moving a window created in a scaled display to a regular display would increase the window size. #33231

Release Notes for v17.1.2


  • Fixed an issue where setting window maxHeight or maxWidth made it so the width and height could no longer be resized. #33118 (Also in 18)
  • Strip crashpad_handler binary on Linux, reducing bundle size. #33176 (Also in 15, 16, 18)