PRAW v7.6.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2022-05-10 // over 1 year ago
  • โž• Added

    • ๐Ÿ“Œ to manage pinned submissions on the authenticated user's profile.
    • :meth:.update_display_layout to update the display layout of posts in a :class:.Collection.
    • :meth:.SubredditCollectionsModeration.create keyword argument display_layout for specifying a display layout when creating a :class:.Collection.
    • :attr:~.Message.parent to get the parent of a :class:.Message.
    • :class:.ModNote to represent a moderator note.
    • :meth:.ModNote.delete to delete a single moderator note.
    • :class:.RedditModNotes to interact with moderator notes from a :class:.Reddit instance. This provides the ability to create and fetch notes for one or more redditors from one or more subreddits.
    • :class:.RedditorModNotes to interact with moderator notes from a :class:.Redditor instance.
    • :meth:.RedditorModNotes.subreddits to obtain moderator notes from multiple subreddits for a single redditor.
    • :class:.SubredditModNotes to interact with moderator notes from a :class:.Subreddit instance.
    • :meth:.SubredditModNotes.redditors to obtain moderator notes for multiple redditors from a single subreddit.
    • :meth:~.BaseModNotes.create to create a moderator note.
    • :attr:.Redditor.notes to interact with :class:.RedditorModNotes.
    • :attr:.SubredditModeration.notes to interact with :class:.SubredditModNotes.
    • :meth:~.ModNoteMixin.create_note create a moderator note from a :class:.Comment or :class:.Submission.
    • :meth:~.ModNoteMixin.author_notes to view the moderator notes for the author of a :class:.Comment or :class:.Submission.

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • โฌ‡๏ธ Drop support for Python 3.6, which is end-of-life on 2021-12-23.
    • :meth:.conversations now returns a :class:.ListingGenerator allowing you to page through more than 100 conversations.

    ๐Ÿ—„ Deprecated

    • The after argument for :meth:.conversations will now have to be included in params keyword argument.
    • Positional keyword arguments for applicable functions and methods. Starting with PRAW 8, most functions and methods will no longer support positional arguments. It will encourage more explicit argument passing, enable arguments to be sorted alphabetically, and prevent breaking changes when adding new arguments to existing methods.

Previous changes from v7.5.0

  • โž• Added

    • โšก๏ธ Log a warning if a submission's comment_sort attribute is updated after the submission has already been fetched and a warn_comment_sort config setting to turn off the warning.
    • :meth:.user_selectable to get available subreddit link flairs.
    • ๐Ÿ‘ Automatic RateLimit handling will support errors with millisecond resolution.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • An import error when using PRAW in environments where libsqlite3-dev is needed to utilize the sqlite3 builtin.
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed bug where some keyword arguments that are passed to :meth:.Draft.submit would not have an effect.