Today we are releasing Babel 7.7.0!
This release includes new parser features like top-level await (
await x(), Stage 3) and Flow
enum declarations (Flow proposal). And now,
@babel/parser has the option of recovering from certain syntax errors!
We've also added support for TypeScript 3.7: Babel can parse and transform private class fields with type annotations, public class fields annotations defined using the
declare keyword, type assertion function signatures and template literals in
Babel now understands three new configuration files:
.babelrc.cjs, which behave the same as
Lastly, Babel 7.7.0 uses 20% less memory than 7.6.0.
You can read the whole changelog on GitHub.