Jekyll v4.1.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-05-27 // about 2 years ago
  • Minor Enhancements

    • 👍 serve: add support for ECC certificates (#7768)
    • ⚡️ Update item_property to recognize integers (#7878)
    • Include _config.yml in a new theme's gemspec (#7865)
    • ➕ Add an option to easily disable disk-cache (#7928)
    • ⚡️ Optimize markdown parsing with Kramdown by reusing the options and parser objects (#8013)
    • ➕ Add PageDrop to provide Liquid templates with data (#7992)
    • ⚡️ Optimize Kramdown::JekyllDocument#to_html calls (#8041)
    • ⬇️ Reduce Jekyll::Renderer instances during a build (#7570)
    • 🔧 Configure default language for syntax-highlighting (#8035)
    • ✂ Remove dev dependencies from new theme-gem gemspec (#8042)
    • 👍 Allow disabling import of theme configuration (#8131)
    • 👍 Allow excerpts to be generated for Page objects (#7642)
    • 🏗 Profile various stages of a site's build process (#6760)
    • ➕ Add find filters to optimize where-first chains (#8171)
    • Make number_of_words respect CJK characters (#7813)
    • 🎉 Initialize static files' data hash only if needed (#8188)

    🐛 Bug Fixes

    • Memoize absolute_url and relative_url filters (#7793)
    • 🛠 Fix documentation comment for Jekyll::Converters::Identity (#7883)
    • ⚡️ Optimize Jekyll::Filters#item_property (#7696)
    • 👍 Allow multiple binary operators in where_exp filter (#8047)
    • 🛠 Fix documents custom-ordering logic (#8028)
    • 👉 Use layout.path when rendering the Liquid layout (#8069)
    • ⬇️ Reduce array allocations from StaticFile#path (#8083)
    • Simplify Jekyll::Renderer#validate_layout (#8064)
    • ➕ Add static file's basename to its url_placeholder (#7908)
    • Clear cached Liquid template scope before render (#7967)
    • ➕ Add slugified_categories URL placeholder (#8094)
    • Cache URLFilter results of string inputs per site (#7990)
    • 👉 Use platforms instead of install_if (#8140)
    • Config include trailing slash (#8113)
    • 👍 Allow extensionless document in a strict site (#7950)
    • 👌 Improve path normalization in liquid_renderer (#8075)
    • 👍 Switch slugify regex to support more Unicode character groups (#8167)
    • Check if entry is a directory once per enumerator (#8177)
    • Filter out exclusively excluded entries sooner (#7482)