NW.js v0.18.3 Released with Node.js v7.0.0


NW.js 0.18.3 is here with new Node.js v7.0.0, which is the only change in this version.

There are notable changes in the Node major update, please see the announcement. We've been testing NW 0.18 with Node.js 7.0 prereleases internally for a while. Hopefully this will be a smooth transition for your code. Please file issues if you find anything wrong.

For more information on the new milestone 0.13 and later versions, please see our blog "What's New in 0.13" for a better introduction.


Full changelog: https://github.com/nwjs/nw.js/blob/nw18/CHANGELOG.md


SDK build:

Binaries for other platforms: https://dl.nwjs.io/v0.18.3/

There are 2 builds for each platform - normal build, and SDK build. Normal build doesn't have devtools, only SDK build does. lt can be opened by pressing F12 (Cmd-Alt-I on OSX). SDK packages also have more development tools to be exposed in the following releases, as well as the NaCl support.

Our build infrastructure enables live binary build from git tip so you can access to the latest binary from https://dl.nwjs.io/live-build/

Known issues



See our mailing list to discuss on this release: https://groups.google.com/d/msg/nwjs-general/vv6i3UajsuU/j70JHGjdBQAJ