React Native v0.37.0-rc.0 released

v0.37.0-rc.0 on GitHub (npm)


Breaking changes

Remove deprecated APIs and modules (fa5ad85) - @satya164

Removed Alternative
AppStateIOS AppState
ActivityIndicatorIOS ActvityIndicator
IntentAndroid, LinkingIOS Linking
SliderIOS Slider
SwitchAndroid, SwitchIOS Switch

Remove callback support from following modules, use promises instead:

General

Bugfixes
New features and enhancements

Android

Bugfixes
  • Fix crash when resolveView fails to find a view (8e91843)
  • Prevent app from crashing when getCurrentActivity returns null (9c3bfe0) - @cmcewen
New features and enhancements
  • ART: Use TextureView and pass Surface from the view to draw on it asynchronously instead of passing the bitmap (d294e15) - @tepamid
  • ART: Support dashes in ARTShape (d294e15) - @tepamid

iOS

Bugfixes
New features and enhancements