Chartbrew v1.1.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-12-06 // almost 2 years ago
  • DB migration required

    cd server/
    npm run db:migrate
    

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changelog

    • ๐Ÿฑ โœจ Added support for API Basic auth and Bearer token authentication in the UI
    • ๐Ÿฑ โœจ The chart config algorithm is now smarter and can detect fields from more complex and nested objects
    • ๐Ÿฑ โœจ Chartbrew can now detect dates formatted as numerical timestamps
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ’„ Cleaned the text in the selected fields for the datasets
    • ๐Ÿ— ๐Ÿ’„ Improved the visuals for KPI charts in the dashboard and in the chart builder
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ’„ Added animations when the modals open
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿšธ Improved the Embed modal with copy buttons and included a field with only the URL
    • ๐Ÿฑ โ™ฟ Removed the hover listener to display the menu. Not touch-screen friendly. Now the menu is always visible
    • ๐Ÿ”’ ๐Ÿ”’ Security fix to check for more granular role access
    • ๐Ÿ— โšก Removed unused semantic modules from the build sequence to speed up the build time
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ› Passwords in connection strings are now URL-encoded to not break the URLs

Previous changes from v1.0.0

  • ๐Ÿฑ Chartbrew is now officially out of Beta ๐ŸŽ‰

    ๐Ÿš€ -> Release tweet

    โšก๏ธ This update is more of a stability, optimization and security update to prepare it for production.

    Migrate your DB before running v1

    # get the updates, then run the following
    
    cd server/
    npm run db:migrate
    

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changelog

    • ๐Ÿฑ โœจ Added support for connections strings on MySQL, PostgreSQL and MongoDB connections
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿšธ Revamped the overall UI/UX of all the connection forms
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿšธ Improved the content of the onboarding
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐ŸŽจ Added a new module for using Media queries through the app
    • ๐Ÿ”’ ๐Ÿ”’ Made sure only necessary connection data is passed with the project
    • โšก๏ธ ๐Ÿ”’ Secured the amount of data returned for the user update route
    • ๐ŸŽ โšก Greatly increased the performance of the chart builder when changing the visuals of the charts
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ› Fixed issue with empty dates being ignored at the end of the chart
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ› Fixed issue with object types being detected as dates
    • โšก๏ธ ๐Ÿ› Fixed cron jobs for updating the charts automatically
    • ๐Ÿฑ ๐Ÿ› The connection form now closes when the content is saved
    • โฌ†๏ธ โฌ†๏ธ Fixes #59 Upgraded semantic-ui-react to v2