This guide highlights the changes introduced from v4 to v5.
Prop or Context Changes
The following values in
ImageGalleryContext have been renamed:
Remove stream-chat dependency (when applicable)
If you have installed
stream-chat dependency explicitly on your application, then please make sure you remove it.
Our Chat SDK (
stream-chat as a dependency (not peer dependency).
stream-chat in your app's package.json is discouraged and will probably cause random issues that will disturb the chat functionalities.
yarn remove stream-chat
yarn remove @react-native-community/cameraroll
yarn add @react-native-camera-roll/camera-roll
Unique Chat Component Instance
Until v4, you could provide a separate
Chat component for each usage of
Channel component or
But from v5, you must provide only one instance of the
Chat component within your application.
This component needs to be a parent for all the chat-related components such as
Enable Offline Support
To enable offline support please check the Offline Support guide.