Release Date: September 25, 2020
Operating Systems: macOS, Windows, and Linux
What’s New in Local Beta 5.8.0
Introducing Star. You’ve asked for better ways to organize your Local sites and in this release we are introducing the ability to Star a Local site. Starring a site keeps it at the top of your sites list so you can get back to working on your most important work quickly and easily.
- Windows users - Creating a WordPress site in Local is now faster than ever (up to 62 seconds faster in fact)!
- Local will now warn users about a compatibility issue between Localhost routing and multisite subdomains due to there inherent incompatibility
- Live Links Pro now handles domain replacement in static assets such as CSS files and HTML
- Fixed a bug that would prevent users from creating a new site on MacOS High Sierra.
- Updated Local to Electron 9 to improve performance and stability.