Devise v4.5.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2018-08-15 // over 2 years ago
    • ✨ enhancements

      • Use before_action instead of before_filter (by @edenthecat)
      • Allow people to extend devise failure app, through invoking ActiveSupport.run_load_hooks once Devise::FailureApp is loaded (by @wnm)
      • Use update instead of update_attributes (by @koic)
      • Split IP resolution from update_tracked_fields (by @mckramer)
      • upgrade dependencies for rails and responders (by @lancecarlson)
      • Add autocomplete="new-password" to new password fields (by @gssbzn)
      • Add autocomplete="current-password" to current password fields (by @gssbzn)
      • Remove redundant self from database_authenticatable module (by @abhishekkanojia)
      • Update simple_form templates with changes from https://github.com/plataformatec/devise/commit/16b3d6d67c7e017d461ea17ed29ea9738dc77e83 and https://github.com/plataformatec/devise/commit/6260c29a867b9a656f1e1557abe347a523178fab (by @gssbzn)
      • Remove :trackable from the default modules in the generators, to be more GDPR-friendly (by @fakenine)
    • 🐛 bug fixes

      • Use same string on failed login regardless of whether account exists when in paranoid mode (by @TonyMK9068)
      • Fix error when params is not a hash inside Devise::ParameterSanitizer (by @b0nn1e)
      • Look for secret_key_base inside Rails.application (by @gencer)
      • Ensure Devise::ParameterFilter does not add missing keys when called with a hash that has a default / default_proc 🔧 configured (by @joshpencheon)
      • Adds is_navigational_format? check to after_sign_up_path_for to keep consistency (by @iorme1)