Bedrock 1.12.2 has been released with support for WordPress 5.1.
WordPress 5.1 was released today and includes a new site health feature to notify users running outdated versions of PHP, performance improvements to the new editor, and some minor development updates.
|Version||Loading Time||KeyPress event (typing)|
|Gutenberg 4.8 (WordPress 5.1)||13.6 seconds||158.2ms|
|Gutenberg 4.7 (WordPress 5.0)||15.1 seconds||203.5ms|
Source: What’s New in Gutenberg?
Development updates in WordPress 5.1
Some of the development updates in WordPress 5.1 include:
Multisite metadata in a new database table called
- Cron API updates including new filters for modifying cron storage
WP_DEBUG_LOGnow accepts a file path as a value (see #18391)
- New plugin action hooks: