Serene v6.4.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2022-12-05 // over 1 year ago
  • ๐Ÿ”‹ Features:

    • switch to pnpm for Serenity and feature projects (Serene / StartSharp still use npm)
    • also use state store for script type registry
    • allow mocking Q.debounce function in corelib for testing purposes
    • use jquery event bindings in SleekGrid where possible for better compatibility with legacy plugins
    • make sure interface checks via Q.isAssignableFrom etc. succeed by checking via __typeName even if the same interface is bundled into multiple scripts
    • abstracted SixLabors.ImageSharp dependency via new IImageProcessor interface, that might allow replacing that library with another in the future
    • ThumbnailGenerator class is now obsolete, use it via DI by IImageProcessor interface
    • abstracted upload processor via IUploadProcessor interface
    • UploadProcessor is now obsolete, inject and use IUploadProcessor interface via DI
    • abstracted upload file and image validation with new IUploadValidator interface.
    • introduced IUploadOptions interface and UploadOptions class for keeping default upload options and using in FilePage
    • reorganized upload editor attributes through new abstract class BaseUploadEditorAttribute
    • image validation is now only performed for the extensions specified in ImageExtensions which is ".gif;.jpg;.jpeg;.png;" by default
    • default extension black list can now be modified via ExtensionBlackList property of upload editor attributes
    • added UploadIntent property to upload editor attributes, which is a string that is passed to the upload editors and as a query string back to FilePage during temporary upload. This can be used to customize default thumbnail size, validations etc. in upload method based on intent.
    • [BREAKING CHANGE] IUploadStorage.CopyFrom and IUploadStorage.WriteFile methods accept OverwriteOption enum instead of bool? autoRename flag which was confusing
    • introduced full set of undelete handler related types and behaviors
    • completed XML documentation for Serenity.Services and Serenity.Web
    • switched to typescript modules also in Serene
    • update bootstrap, bootstrap-icons and jquery.
    • updated sleekgrid to 1.4.4
    • jquery is now at Serenity.Assets/jquery/jquery.js instead of Serenity.Assets/Scripts/jquery-3.5.1.js, you should update your includes in appsettings.bundles.json
    • updated movie tutorial for typescript modules
    • updated serenity docs like introduction, di, configuration, authentication, localization, caching for latest serenity version
    • updated serenity docs api reference to include descriptions for all serenity libs

    ๐Ÿ›  Bugfixes:

    • fix row selection mixin select all button state not updated for some cases
    • corelib/slick had an embedded corelib/q copy because of esbuild configuration issue
    • initially generated modular ServiceTyping by sergen contained invalid method URLs with Administration/User
    • sleekgrid: auto column hints plugin were not working properly because of jquery event binding difference
    • sleekgrid: fix rtl mode scroll column rendering
    • sleekgrid: old column filter row headers are not deleted before creating new ones

Previous changes from v6.3.6

  • ๐Ÿ›  Bugfixes:

    • null for ImportClause in TSTypeLister