Version 2.0.0 released

adamfowleruk
adamfowleruk
June 23, 2021

Version 2.0.0 of Herald is now available!

This version features a breaking change, hence the major version bump. This is due to moving to our own domain name heraldprox.io.

Key features in this release include:-

  • BREAKING change - moved to io.heraldprox.herald for the library
  • Full Continuous Integration (CI) via GitHub Actions
  • Now publishing artifacts to Maven Central and CocoaPods, as well as GitHub Packages
  • Support for Swift package manager
  • Added Nullable and other Kotlin flags for improved Kotlin app developer productivity and ease of use
  • Using main instead of master for releases
  • Website change to heraldprox.io, and all documentation updated with this link
  • Code review, documentation fixes
  • Baked in a workaround to a known older Android OS security gap in Bluetooth not fixes in the OS. Eases the burden on app developers
  • Using a new approach to Pseudo Device Address generation that is both non blocking on older phones and prevents prediction of future addresses

For a full list of changes please see the release notes:-

We’re community driven, so please come and join the Herald community and help us with deciding the future of the Herald project!

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