Office Development MVP / Office 365 & Azure Development
Since the release of SharePoint Framework 1.8.0, you will gain control over which TypeScript version to run in the build process. Until the release of 1.8.0 version, we were always tight to TypeScript version 2.4.2. There was no way to change this, as it was part of the internal SPFx build engine, but this has changed.
A new version of SharePoint Framework was just released and one of the great things is that some of the dependencies were bumped. In version SPFx version 1.8.0, TypeScript was updated to 2.7.2 and React to 16.7.0. The React version is not even so old; it was released in December 2018 and comes with some handy features like lazy loading of components.
Version 1.12.0 of the SharePoint Framework React Controls (@pnp/spfx-controls-react) has been released. This is an open source library that shares a set of reusable React controls, which can be used in your SharePoint Framework solutions. This release includes the following changes: New control(s) ListItemAttachments: New control added #177 IFramePanel: New control added #226 Enhancements
Something that is giving me some trouble for a long time is that the SharePoint Framework build process treads warnings as errors in production builds (when the –ship flag is present). Let’s start by giving some background information. During bundling/packaging of your SharePoint Framework solution, you could see two types of messages:
Version 1.14.1 of the SharePoint Framework Property Controls (@pnp/spfx-property-controls) has been released. This is an open source library that shares a set of reusable property pane controls, which can be used in your SharePoint Framework solutions. This release includes the following changes: Fixes TaxonomyPicker: Terms are sorted incorrectly under the wrong parent #153 EnterpriseTermPicker: Terms are sorted incorrectly under the wrong parent #156 Try it out today Get the latest release of the @pnp/spfx-property-controls from npm by executing in the command line: npm i @pnp/spfx-property-controls -S -E.