NW.js v0.34.2 Released with Node.js v11.1.0
This version comes with Node.js v11.1.0 release and bug fixes. It fixes a few regressions as upstream is migrating to an internal
views UI framework on macOS.
Previously we announced 0.34 with Chromium 70. It contains usual under-the-hood performance and stability tweaks, but there are also some cool new features to explore. It supports shape detection, web authentication, and more. Please check upstream information for details. For a complete list of all features (including experimental features) in this release, see the Chrome 70 milestone hotlist. The V8 engine is updated with new features such as WebAssembly Threads and
We made the 0.34 branch ready soon after Chromium bumps to 70. Thanks to the testers for their valuable feedback and bug reports. We've been working on 2 branches simultaneously: a released branch on current Chromium stable and a beta branch on Chromium beta.
- Update Node.js to v11.1.0
- Fix: listeners in different webview processes are all fired (#6849)
- Fix: mac menu support regression (#6851)
- Fix: node: fix crash in tracing and buffer
- Fix: webview.captureVisibleRegion get undefined in callback (#6853)
- Fix: [OSX] nwdirectory file dialog missing button to create dir (#6848)
- Fix: webview touch emulation
Binary for other platforms: https://dl.nwjs.io/v0.34.2/
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/
See our mailing list to discuss on this release: https://groups.google.com/d/msg/nwjs-general/WFDbGjZYLRo/CFz0IVcjBQAJ