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Device Detector
Changelog

All notable changes to Device Detector are documented in this changelog.

The format is based on Keep a Changelog, and Device Detector adheres to Semantic Versioning.

[2.4.0] - 2021-09-07

Added

  • It's now possible to hide the main PerfOps One menu via the poo_hide_main_menu filter or each submenu via the poo_hide_analytics_menu, poo_hide_consoles_menu, poo_hide_insights_menu, poo_hide_tools_menu, poo_hide_records_menu and poo_hide_settings_menu filters (thanks to Jan Thiel).

Changed

  • Updated DecaLog SDK from version 1.2.0 to version 2.0.0.

Fixed

  • There may be name collisions for some functions if version of WordPress is lower than 5.6.
  • The main PerfOps One menu is not hidden when it doesn't contain any items (thanks to Jan Thiel).
  • In some very special conditions, the plugin may be in the default site language rather than the user's language.
  • The PerfOps One menu builder is not compatible with Admin Menu Editor plugin (thanks to dvokoun).

[2.3.1] - 2021-08-11

Changed

Fixed

  • In some conditions, the plugin may be in the default site language rather than the user's language.
  • Bot detection may trigger a PHP notice.

[2.3.0] - 2021-06-22

Added

  • Compatibility with WordPress 5.8.
  • Integration with DecaLog SDK.
  • Traces publication.

Changed

  • Upgraded UDD from version 4.2.0 to version 4.2.3: dozens of added and improved detections.

[2.2.1] - 2021-02-25

Changed

  • Upgraded UDD from version 4.1.0 to version 4.2.0: dozens of added and improved detections.

[2.2.0] - 2021-02-25

Added

  • Compatibility with WordPress 5.7.

Changed

  • Consistent reset for settings.
  • Improved translation loading.
  • Many icons for brands, browsers and OSes have been updated or added.
  • [WP_CLI] device command have now a definition and all synopsis are up to date.
  • Upgraded UDD from version 4.0.1 to version 4.1.0.

Fixed

  • In Site Health section, Opcache status may be wrong (or generates PHP warnings) if OPcache API usage is restricted.

[2.1.1] - 2020-11-28

Changed

  • WP-CLI and ajax calls are definitely excluded from analytics.

Fixed

  • With some command line tools, Device Detector may trigger a false-warning.

[2.1.0] - 2020-11-23

Added

  • Compatibility with WordPress 5.6.
  • Support for data feeds - reserved for future use.

Changed

  • Improvement in the way roles are detected.
  • [MultiSite] Improved default site detection.
  • Upgraded UDD from version 3.13.0 to version 4.0.1.

Fixed

  • [SEC001] User may be wrongly detected in XML-RPC or Rest API calls.
  • [WP-CLI] Generating statistics may produce PHP warnings.
  • When site is in english and a user choose another language for herself/himself, menu may be stuck in english.

[2.0.1] - 2020-10-13

Changed

  • [WP-CLI] Improved documentation.
  • The analytics dashboard now displays a warning if analytics features are not activated.
  • Prepares PerfOps menus to future 5.6 version of WordPress.

Fixed

  • The remote IP can be wrongly detected when behind some types of reverse-proxies.
  • In admin dashboard, the statistics link is visible even if analytics features are not activated.
  • [WP-CLI] Typos in documentation.

[2.0.0] - 2020-10-08

Added

  • New tool (in PerfOps Tools menu) to analyze a user-agent string with the Device Detector engine.
  • [WP-CLI] New command to get a device detail: see wp help device describe for details.
  • [WP-CLI] New command to display Device Detector status: see wp help device status for details.
  • [WP-CLI] New command to toggle on/off main settings: see wp help device settings for details.
  • [WP-CLI] New command to describe engine capacities: see wp help device engine for details.
  • [WP-CLI] New command to display devices statistics: see wp help device analytics for details.
  • New Site Health "info" section about shared memory.
  • [API] New /wp-json/device-detector/v1/describe endpoint to analyze a user-agent string. Available to all authenticated users.

Changed

  • The positions of PerfOps menus are pushed lower to avoid collision with other plugins (thanks to Loïc Antignac).
  • Improved layout for language indicator.
  • Admin notices are now set to "don't display" by default.
  • Improved changelog readability.
  • Improved IP detection (thanks to Ludovic Riaudel).
  • The integrated markdown parser is now Markdown from Carsten Brandt.

Fixed

  • Some bots icons may be not displayed when it should be.
  • With Firefox, some links are unclickable in the Control Center (thanks to Emil1).

Removed

  • Parsedown as integrated markdown parser.

[1.5.0] - 2020-08-17

Added

  • Compatibility with WordPress 5.5.

Changed

  • Updating the plugin now deletes the cache pool.
  • Detection sequence has been improved.
  • Many icons for brands, browsers ans os have been added.
  • Upgraded UDD from version 3.12.6 to version 3.13.0.

[1.4.3] - 2020-06-29

Changed

  • Full compatibility with PHP 7.4.
  • Automatic switching between memory and transient when a cache plugin is installed without a properly configured Redis / Memcached.
  • Updated UDD from version 3.12.4 to version 3.12.6.

Fixed

  • When used for the first time, settings checkboxes may remain checked after being unchecked.

[1.4.2] - 2020-05-04

Changed

  • The lists for classes, device types and client types display now the translated name (it was previously the identifier).

Fixed

  • There's an error while activating the plugin when the server is Microsoft IIS with Windows 10.
  • With Microsoft Edge, some layouts may be ugly.

[1.4.1] - 2020-04-13

Fixed

  • Namespaces collisions.

[1.4.0] - 2020-04-12

Added

  • Compatibility with DecaLog early loading feature.

Changed

  • The settings page have now the standard WordPress style.
  • Better styling in "PerfOps Settings" page.
  • In site health "info" tab, the boolean are now clearly displayed.
  • [API] Improves the way bot producers are rendered.
  • [API] Improves the way bot categories are rendered.
  • Updated UDD from version 3.12.3 to version 3.12.4.

Fixed

  • Some strings are not translatable.

[1.3.0] - 2020-03-09

Added

  • [MultiSite] New box in summary displaying all sites to network admins.
  • [MultiSite] There's now a way to navigate between sites sub-reports.

Changed

  • Better styling in "PerfOps Settings" page.

Removed

  • Unneeded tool links in settings page.

[1.2.0] - 2020-03-01

Added

  • Full integration with PerfOps.One suite.
  • Compatibility with WordPress 5.4.

Changed

  • New menus (in the left admin bar) for accessing features: "PerfOps Analytics" and "PerfOps Settings".

Removed

  • Compatibility with WordPress versions prior to 5.2.
  • Old menus entries, due to PerfOps integration.

[1.1.1] - 2020-02-16

Changed

  • The name of the the menu item is now "Devices Analytics".

Fixed

  • Displayed version is not the good one.

[1.1.0] - 2020-02-04

Added

Changed

  • The position of the "options" tab (in settings screen) is now consistent with other PO plugins.

Fixed

  • Name collision with some non-maintained plugins.

[1.0.0] - 2020-01-22

Initial release

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