Migration Guide v2.8

This article provides information to assist users in migrating Trigger.IO Forge apps from v2.7.x of the platform to v2.8.x.

Early Access Alpha Release

Welcome to the early access release of Forge platform v2.8.

This guide is a work in progress and will be continuously updated as we move closer to the final v2.8 release in Q4 2019.

Please join us on the Forge 2.8 Community Forum Topic if you have any questions around the update process or run into any difficulties!

Introduction

If your application is currently built against v2.7.x of the Forge platform it is important that you migrate to v2.8.x so that your application will continue to run on the latest Android "Q" and iOS 13 releases.

The full changelog for this release can be found in the Release Notes.

Let's take a detailed look at the steps needed to update your app for Forge Platform v2.8.

Step 0: Install Xcode 11

Step 1: update to v2.8

Edit your app's src/config.json file and set:

platform_version: "v2.8.1alpha-1"