Outline v0.50.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-11-15 // about 1 year ago
  • ✨ Enhancements

    • πŸ”€ Sessions are now synced across browser tabs, logging in or out in one tab will be reflected in others. (#1641)
    • It is no longer possible for users with read-only permissions to generate a public share link – this is a shift in policy.
    • Drafts screen now has filters for date and collection (#1631)
    • 0️⃣ Table of contents is now displayed on publicly shared docs by default when a doc has multiple headings (#1625)
    • GSuite is now renamed to Google Workspace

    πŸ›  Fixes

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    • πŸ‘ Gist embeds now support urls containing digits (#1622)
    • πŸ‘Œ Improved the behavior of copy and pasting between documents
    • πŸ‘Œ Improved consistency of spacing when the first item in document is a header
    • 🚚 Awkward scroll behavior when caret is moved at the end of a header (#324)
    • An issue causing Safari to hang when selecting a cell in an empty table (#322)
    • πŸ‘ Table scrollbars now better match dark theme (#320)

    Platform

    • πŸ›  Fixed inability to duplicate a document with title close to the max title length (#1610)
    • An issue that could allow "Document published" notifications to be sent to users without permission to view the document
    • ♻️ Backlink and Revision creation was refactored to be more reliable (#1611) (#1616)
    • Clicking "Share link…" in document menu no longer opens the document after sharing (#1643)
    • "Not found" page now obeys theme settings (#1626)
    • 🚚 Move document modal is now more performant (#1650)
    • Issue where multiple separators could be displayed sequential in dropdown menus (#1637)

Previous changes from v0.49.0

  • ✨ Enhancements

    • 🐎 Less transpilation of server code, more native method usage, better performance. (#1585)
    • Documents now show unique views rather than total views (#1559)
    • πŸ‘ Importing ".doc" files exported from Confluence is now supported
    • ⚑️ Emails for document updated notifications are now debounced by 5 minutes
    • The server is more likely to gracefully recover rather than crash if redis restarts or is temporarily unavailable
    • Spotify embeds improved (#1579)

    πŸ›  Fixes

    Platform

    • Zapier integration is no longer displayed for self-hosted installs (It was only ever usable in cloud version)
    • 🚚 Events are now removed from redis when processed successfully, less Redis memory usage (#1587)
    • Archived documents are no longer returned from documents.list API endpoint (#1575)
    • πŸ’» Websockets now connect in the Safari browser, previously it always fell back to long-polling due to a Safari bug
    • Dark mode styling fix in settings area (#1597)
    • πŸ‘ Searching from Slack for a team that uses Google sign-in is now supported
    • 🚚 Event log UI removed

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