Apple on Monday launched Xcode 11.3.1 with bug fixes and enhancements, together with lowering the dimensions of dependency information produced by the Swift compiler, which may enhance incremental construct occasions and disk utilization for targets with many supply information. Full launch notes are posted on Apple’s developer website.
As with Xcode 11.3, model 11.3.1 helps creating apps for iOS 13.3, iPadOS 13.3, macOS 10.15.2, watchOS 6.1, and tvOS 13.3.
It has been practically one month since Apple seeded new betas for its software program platforms, which is an unusually very long time. The first betas of iOS 13.3.1, iPadOS 13.3.1, macOS 10.15.3, watchOS 6.1.2, and tvOS 13.3.1 have been seeded on December 17, however no additional builds have been made out there since then.
Apple at all times stops seeding betas over the vacations, however the cycle normally resumes in early January, together with January 7 in 2019, January Three in 2018, and January 9 in 2017, so there’s a bit of a delay this 12 months.
On an Xcode-related notice, Apple has reminded developers that, beginning April 2020, apps submitted to the App Store should use an Xcode storyboard to supply the app’s launch display screen and should have an interface that helps any show dimension. Apple additionally strongly encourages supporting multitasking on iPad.
Apps ought to look nice on all fashions of iPhone and iPad, regardless of show dimension or facet ratio. With options like Xcode storyboards and Auto Layout, your app’s interface components and layouts mechanically match the show. As introduced at WWDC19, beginning April 2020, apps submitted to the App Store should use an Xcode storyboard to supply the app’s launch display screen and should have an interface that helps any show dimension.
Support for Multitasking on iPad is strongly inspired. Adding help for a number of home windows, and adopting Multitasking capabilities, together with Slide Over, Split View, and Picture in Picture, will guarantee your app delivers a contemporary and full expertise on iPadOS.
Apple says it has addressed an Xcode bug within the storyboard canvas that would trigger the event software to crash.