- OpenWeb Team
Android SDK Release Notes
An entire thread of muted comments no longer displays when launching an app or refreshing.
An entire thread is not shown when a comment and all its replies are muted, reported, or deleted.
An analytics callback is returned through the
AnalyticsEventDelegatewhen a logged in user mutes another user (
Only logged in users see the option to mute another user.
Flickering no longer occurs when the Conversation has loaded.
Clicking on a link in a comment opens the link.
Changing the orientation of the device does not cause the app to crash.
Text is no longer duplicated during comment creation.
Changing the orientation of the device while creating a comment does not display an incorrect character count.
The GIF option can be disabled.
The login flow callback returns the Activity Context.
Users can be muted directly from the mobile client.
A new API enables retrieving a full Conversation as a fragment.
A character counter can be enabled when a user creates a comment or a reply.
Only the host application has the ability to change the locale format.
When a user mutes messages of a specific user from the web UI, this setting is respected by the Android SDK.
When comment editing has been disabled in your Spot settings, this setting is respected by the Android SDK.
OpenWeb encrypts sensitive data by default instead of using
The description for rejected comments has been improved.
The posted link from the Conversation flow no longer appears in the Admin Panel.
OpenSans is now the default font. Extra fonts have been removed to reduce the SDK binary size. You can still add custom fonts to your Android app.
Flickering and bouncing issues in the Conversation screen have been corrected.
A bug in the Read More option has been corrected.
Rotating the device screen no longer causes a user message in the comment creation screen to be saved.
Gifs have been properly aligned in right-to-left (RTL) languages.
Hebrew translation for Show more comments has been created.
Spinner appears normally after a device orientation change.
Support for Android 13 (API level 33) has been added.
A spinner now appears while loading a Conversation or changing a sort option.
You can receive a callback when a user presses on a user profile or avatar, instead of when the existing profile screen is opened
The year is included in the date of a comment that was posted prior to the current year.
Editing a comment no longer causes a crash.
Sort mode is maintained when re-opening a Conversation.
Users now have the ability to see pending messages that they have written which require approval.
After a new comment has been created, a
CREATE_MESSAGE_SUCCESSFULLYevent is logged.
Dates above comments are formatted in the SDK language.
Margin and UI issues between the username and dates in RTL languages have been corrected.
The share button can be hidden based on the remote configuration.
Sensitive data has been moved to
When recovering from a 403 authentication error, the failed request is retried.
French language support has been added.
Line breaks can be added to comment text.
getUserLoginStatusAPI has been improved.
When recovering from a 403 authentication error, SSO is renewed, if needed.
The Conversation screen retains the same sort option after posting a new comment.
An SSO authentication flow issue has been corrected.
When an authentication token has expired and is no longer valid, it is removed.
renewSSOAuthenticationfunction has been added inside
The function inside
LoginDelegatehas been renamed to
A hotfix for an SSO authentication-related bug has been released.
PostIdhas been added the
The application bundle ID has been added to the Webhook callback
All replies appear under the original comment.
New comments appearing with likes.
A new API for setting the initial sort option when a Conversation opens has been added.
Special characters are decoded in the callback returned from the comment counters API.
Support has been added for any
postIdthat contains special characters.
An issue with comment status which caused some comments to be hidden in the pre-Conversation has been corrected
Different types of like and dislike customizations are supported, such as heart icon, upvote, downvote, and recommend.
The user avatar online indication can be disabled.
Subscriber badge has been added.
The comment creation screen can now be opened directly from the publisher app.
Read-only messages no longer overlap the last comment on the Conversation screen.
The text of the message shown to users when an article is closed for comments can now be customized.
When a user changes to landscape on the share screen, flickering no longer occurs.
An issue with the report comment open edit screen has been corrected.
In instances when multiple apps are being installed with the SDK, a manifest conflicting provider has been fixed.
Comments can be edited.
Real-time viewing counter has been added.
The post button can be customized.
In Android 12, an image can now be added to comments.
Comments can be created with an image.
Comments with images are visible in the pre-Conversation.
In Android 12,
FLAG_MUTABLEcrash has been corrected.
OpenWeb SDK now supports Android 12.
A new guest nickname design has been introduced.
Comments can be deleted without a crash occurring.