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Changelog: Twilio IP Messaging JavaScript SDK



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Archived IP Messaging Releases

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We recommend using these links in your projects. As we patch bugs, these links will automatically be updated with the fixes.

IP Messaging JS v0.10

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Links are provided to specific patch versions here. We don't recommend using these links unless you have a specific need for a certain patch of a release.

0.10.12 (November 14, 2016)

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Bug Fixes

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  • Fixed an issue where the JS SDK client threw an error when updates were performed on the user immediately after the client sdk instance initialization completed

0.10.11 (November 9, 2016)

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Bug Fixes
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  • Fixed a bug whereby a users could not see new messages in channel after leaving and rejoining
  • Fixed a possible loss of "channel left" and "channel removed" events

0.10.10 (August 16, 2016)

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  • Fixed issues when setting consumption horizon to 0 on a channel

0.10.7 (July 27, 2016)

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  • Adds: setNoMessagesConsumed method to reset consumption horizon to the default state of no messages consumed
  • Fixed an issue where Message pagination did not work correctly in some cases
  • Fixed an issue where the promise was not rejected when a command failed due to a transport issue
  • Fixed an issue with the Access Token update logic which caused a websocket reconnection loop in some cases

0.10.6 (June 21, 2016)

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  • Adds Reachability Indicator functionality and properties
  • Adds Attributes property to Message object
  • Adds the Connection state object for the local client instance

0.10.4 (May 31, 2016)

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  • Fixed a bug whereby AccessManager.updateToken(token) did not work for the JS IP Messaging SDK client

0.10.3 (May 27, 2016)

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  • Add paging helper, Paginator, for messages (through new method getMessagesPaged)
  • Performance improvements for various sync operations
  • Improved messages cache
  • Fix issues with IE11 and other browsers support
  • Fixed a race that caused some messages to be shown twice in message history
  • Fixed an issue whereby if a channel sync resulted in a 403, a retry was impossible within the same client session

0.10.1 (April 13, 2016)

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  • Fixed an issue with maximum event listeners limit in user info subscriptions causing a misleading error message

0.10.0 (April 4, 2016)

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  • New: All server-side errors now presented as SessionError class with code and message fields
  • BREAKING: ip-messaging sdk doesn't have AccessManager bundled anymore. Which means that twilio-common should be included by user application alongside the IP Messaging JS library, as follows:

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  • BREAKING: user now has to wait until promise, returned from Client.initialize(), resolves before using client methods and accessing fields.
  • Fixed a bug whereby IE11 did not run the library
  • Fixed an error with marking as read first message in a channel (with index 0)
  • Fixed a minor whereby private and public channels returned different null indicators for unset FriendlyName

0.9.6 (March 18, 2016)

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Future Breaking Change Notice
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  • Future Release: The Twilio Common JS library will no longer be bundled with the IP Messaging JS library and will need to be explicitly imported alongside the IP Messaging JS library.
  • UserInfo object with FriendlyName and Attributes
  • Exists for the currently logged in User
  • Exists for all Member's in Channels
  • Events:
  • 'userInfoUpdated' event on Client object for use as part of a Global listener
  • UserInfo#updated triggers Member#userInfoUpdated and Channel#memberInfoUpdated with instance of Member as an argument.
  • Fixed: multiple 'channelUpdated' events on channel join

0.9.4 (February 21, 2016)

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Future Breaking Change Notice
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  • Future Release: The Twilio Common JS library will no longer be bundled with the IP Messaging JS library and will need to be explicitly imported alongside the IP Messaging JS library.
  • Reverted breaking change introduced in 0.9.3 whereby Twilio Common JS library needed to be explicitly imported alongside the IP Messaging JS library. This change will be re-introduced in the near future as per the above notice.

0.9.3 (February 19, 2016)

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  • Added new events added for Members and Messages at the Client object level
    • message added
    • messaged removed
    • message updated
    • member added
    • member left
    • member joined
    • typing started
    • typing ended
  • Added new convenience Consumption Horizon methods to simplify implementation
    • setLastConsumedMessageIndex: - updates the last consumed index to the value specified, if you set an 'earlier' message as the last consumed, it will move the pointer 'backwards'
    • advanceLastConsumedMessageIndex: - updates the last consumed index to the value specified but only if the new value is > the existing value in the client
  • Fixed a bug whereby Member.isTyping property not set correctly when passed into typingStarted event listener
  • Fixed consumption horizon update behavior whereby events consumption events were periodically not sent to the service

0.9.2 (December 18, 2015)

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  • Updated bundled twilio-common to 0.1.4, which should fix issues involving parsing tokens with identities that contain certain character sets.
  • Corrected an error in documentation. Descriptions for Channel.typingStarted and Channel.typingEnded were inverted.

0.9.1 (December 9, 2015)

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  • When passing a Capability Token string to the IPMessaging.Client() constructor, Client.identity should now be fully URI decoded.
  • Calling Client.accessManager.updateToken() should no longer cause exceptions.
  • Twilio's license was updated, and licenses have been added for dependencies.

0.9.0 (December 2, 2015)

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Feature add: Consumption horizon

Consumption Horizon gives your applications visibility into each Member's consumption of the messages in a Channel. The following methods have been added to support Consumption Horizon:

  • Consumption horizon additions:

    • function Channel.updateLastConsumedMessageIndex(Number index)
    • int Channel.lastConsumedMessageIndex
    • int Member.lastConsumedMessageIndex
    • Date Member.lastConsumptionTimestamp
    • int Message.index
  • API Changes:
  • Member#updated will now also fire when Member.lastConsumedMessageIndex is updated.
  • Channel#updated will now also fire when Channel.lastConsumedMessageIndex is updated.
  • New Channel properties:
  • String Channel.createdBy
  • Date Channel.dateCreated
  • Date Channel.dateUpdated

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