Leanback

Leanback and Leanback-Preference Version 1.1.0-alpha02

May 7, 2019

androidx.leanback:leanback:1.1.0-alpha02 and androidx.leanback:leanback-preference:1.1.0-alpha02 are released. The commits included in this version can at leanback commits and leanback-preference commits.

New features

  • RowsSupportFragment is now allowed to share ViewHolders with other RowsSupportFragments, which would improve performance for a multiple-tab UI.

API changes

  • Added PlaybackSupportFragment.setShowOrHideControlsOverlayOnUserInteraction() to allow app disable auto hide/show playback controls when DPAD is pressed.

Bug fixes

  • Fixed broken leanback-preference Fragments theme due to a change in preference library.
  • Fix navigation bug when BACK key is pressed on SearchEditText

Version 1.1.0-alpha01

January 30, 2019

androidx.leanback:leanback 1.1.0-alpha01

androidx.leanback:leanback 1.1.0-alpha01 is released.

New features

  • Added PinPicker widget.
  • Outline clipping is now disabled by default on low-ram device.
  • Allowed customized PlaybackSupportFragment showing/hiding controls behavior (b/122918400)

API changes

  • Framework fragments were deprecated.
  • New PinPicker class.

Bug fixes

  • Fixed a fragment transaction crash after BrowseSupportFragment is stopped
  • GuidedStepSupportFragment should not clip items in VerticalGridView (aosp/787396)
  • onCreateActionsStylist() and onCreateGuidanceStylist() were moved from constructor to GuidedSupportFragment.onCreate() (aosp/787397)
  • Fixed a bug where SearchSupportFragment failed to focus to results fragment. (aosp/798833)
  • Fixed a scrolling bug in VerticalGridView and HorizontalGridView (aosp/858809)

androidx.leanback-preference 1.1.0-alpha01

androidx.leanback-preference 1.1.0-alpha01 is released.

New features

  • Added androidx fragment classes, deprecated framework fragment classes.
  • Colors and fonts are now based on framework theme attributes.

API changes

  • New androidx fragment classes, framework fragment classes were deprecated.