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  • v0.11.0

    November 25, 2020
  • v0.11.0-dev Changes

    Packaging

    • Minimum Rust version has been bumped to 1.56.0

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • The --help output was reworked with a new colorful syntax

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • OSC 4 not handling ?
    • 0๏ธโƒฃ ? in OSC strings reporting default colors instead of modified ones
    • OSC 104 not clearing colors when second parameter is empty
  • v0.10.0 Changes

    August 01, 2020

    Packaging

    • ๐Ÿ†• New extra/alacritty-msg.man manpage for the alacritty msg subcommand
    • Minimum Rust version has been bumped to 1.53.0

    โž• Added

    • Option colors.transparent_background_colors to allow applying opacity to all background colors
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for running multiple windows from a single Alacritty instance (see docs/features.md)
    • Urgency support on Wayland via xdg_activation_v1

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • ๐Ÿ”ง ExpandSelection is now a configurable mouse binding action
    • Config option background_opacity, you should use window.opacity instead
    • ๐Ÿ”ง Reload configuration files when their symbolic link is replaced
    • Strip trailing whitespaces when yanking from a block selection
    • Display area keeps history position when viewport is cleared
    • Commands spawn from the current directory of the foreground shell in Unix-like systems
    • โœ‚ Remove trailing newline from strings taken from hints or simple/semantic selections
    • Builtin font is now used for box drawing characters from U+2500 to U+259f
    • ๐Ÿ”Š Logs now print the time since startup instead of the local time

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Line indicator obstructing vi mode cursor when scrolled into history
    • Vi mode search starting in the line below the vi cursor
    • Invisible cursor with matching foreground/background colors
    • Crash when hovering over a match emptied by post-processing
    • โช Crash when the vi cursor is on the scrollback and viewport clear is invoked
    • โช Freeze when the vi cursor is on the scrollback and scrollback clear is invoked
    • Vi cursor on topmost of the display moving downward when scrolled into history with active output
    • Input lag on Wayland with Nvidia binary driver
    • Crash when hovering the mouse over fullwidth characters

    โœ‚ Removed

    • Wayland client side decorations were simplified
  • v0.10.0-dev Changes

    Packaging

    • ๐Ÿ†• New extra/alacritty-msg.man manpage for the alacritty msg subcommand
    • Minimum Rust version has been bumped to 1.53.0

    โž• Added

    • Option colors.transparent_background_colors to allow applying opacity to all background colors
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for running multiple windows from a single Alacritty instance (see docs/features.md)
    • Urgency support on Wayland via xdg_activation_v1

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • ๐Ÿ”ง ExpandSelection is now a configurable mouse binding action
    • Config option background_opacity, you should use window.opacity instead
    • ๐Ÿ”ง Reload configuration files when their symbolic link is replaced
    • Strip trailing whitespaces when yanking from a block selection
    • Display area keeps history position when viewport is cleared
    • Commands spawn from the current directory of the foreground shell in Unix-like systems

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Line indicator obstructing vi mode cursor when scrolled into history
    • Vi mode search starting in the line below the vi cursor
    • Invisible cursor with matching foreground/background colors
    • Crash when hovering over a match emptied by post-processing
    • โช Crash when the vi cursor is on the scrollback and viewport clear is invoked
    • โช Freeze when the vi cursor is on the scrollback and scrollback clear is invoked
    • Vi cursor on topmost of the display moving downward when scrolled into history with active output

    โœ‚ Removed

    • Wayland client side decorations were simplified
  • v0.9.0 Changes

    Packaging

    • Minimum Rust version has been bumped to 1.46.0

    โž• Added

    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for ipfs/ipns URLs
    • Mode field for regex hint bindings

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • ๐ŸŽ Regression in rendering performance with dense grids since 0.6.0
    • Crash/Freezes with partially visible fullwidth characters due to alt screen resize
    • Incorrect vi cursor position after invoking ScrollPage* action
    • ๐ŸŽ Slow PTY read performance with extremely dense grids
    • Crash when resizing during vi mode
    • Unintentional text selection range change after leaving vi mode
    • ๐Ÿ Deadlock on Windows during high frequency output
    • Search without vi mode not starting at the correct location when scrolled into history
    • Crash when starting a vi mode search from the bottommost line
    • โช Original scroll position not restored after canceling search
    • Clipboard copy skipping non-empty cells when encountering an interrupted tab character
    • Vi mode cursor moving downward when scrolled in history with active output
    • Crash when moving fullwidth characters off the side of the terminal in insert mode
    • Broken bitmap font rendering with FreeType 2.11+
    • ๐Ÿง Crash with non-utf8 font paths on Linux
    • ๐Ÿ†• Newly installed fonts not rendering until Alacritty restart
  • v0.9.0-dev Changes

    โž• Added

    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for ipfs/ipns URLs
    • Mode field for regex hint bindings

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • ๐ŸŽ Regression in rendering performance with dense grids since 0.6.0
    • Crash/Freezes with partially visible fullwidth characters due to alt screen resize
    • Incorrect vi cursor position after invoking ScrollPage* action
    • ๐ŸŽ Slow PTY read performance with extremely dense grids
    • Crash when resizing during vi mode
    • Unintentional text selection range change after leaving vi mode
  • v0.8.0 Changes

    Packaging

    • Minimum Rust version has been bumped to 1.45.0

    Packaging

    • โšก๏ธ Updated shell completions
    • โž• Added ARM executable to prebuilt macOS binaries

    โž• Added

    • ๐Ÿ IME composition preview not appearing on Windows
    • โšก๏ธ Synchronized terminal updates using DCS = 1 s ST/DCS = 2 s ST
    • ๐Ÿ‘€ Regex terminal hints ([see features.md](./docs/features.md#hints))
    • ๐ŸŽ macOS keybinding (cmd+alt+H) hiding all windows other than Alacritty
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for magnet URLs

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • The vi mode cursor is now created in the top-left if the terminal cursor is invisible
    • Focused search match will use cell instead of match colors for CellForeground/CellBackground
    • ๐Ÿšš URL highlighting has moved from mouse.url to the hints config section

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Alacritty failing to start on X11 with invalid DPI reported by XRandr
    • Text selected after search without any match
    • Incorrect vi cursor position after leaving search
    • ๐Ÿ Clicking on URLs on Windows incorrectly opens File Explorer
    • Incorrect underline cursor thickness on wide cell
    • Viewport moving around when resizing while scrolled into history
    • Block cursor not expanding across fullwidth characters when on the right side of it
    • Overwriting fullwidth characters only clearing one of the involved cells

    โœ‚ Removed

    • Config field visual_bell, you should use bell instead
  • v0.8.0-dev Changes

    Packaging

    • Minimum Rust version has been bumped to 1.45.0

    โž• Added

    • ๐Ÿ IME composition preview not appearing on Windows
    • โšก๏ธ Synchronized terminal updates using DCS = 1 s ST/DCS = 2 s ST
    • ๐Ÿ‘€ Regex terminal hints ([see features.md](./docs/features.md#hints))
    • ๐ŸŽ macOS keybinding (cmd+alt+H) hiding all windows other than Alacritty
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for magnet URLs

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • The vi mode cursor is now created in the top-left if the terminal cursor is invisible
    • Focused search match will use cell instead of match colors for CellForeground/CellBackground
    • ๐Ÿšš URL highlighting has moved from mouse.url to the hints config section

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Alacritty failing to start on X11 with invalid DPI reported by XRandr
    • Text selected after search without any match
    • Incorrect vi cursor position after leaving search
    • ๐Ÿ Clicking on URLs on Windows incorrectly opens File Explorer
    • Incorrect underline cursor thickness on wide cell
    • Viewport moving around when resizing while scrolled into history
    • Block cursor not expanding across fullwidth characters when on the right side of it
    • Overwriting fullwidth characters only clearing one of the involved cells

    โœ‚ Removed

    • Config field visual_bell, you should use bell instead
  • v0.7.2 Changes

    Packaging

    • โšก๏ธ Updated shell completions

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Crash due to assertion failure on 32-bit architectures
    • Segmentation fault on shutdown with Wayland
    • Incorrect estimated DPR with Wayland
    • Consecutive clipboard stores dropped on Wayland until the application is refocused
  • v0.7.1 Changes

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Jumping between matches in backward vi search