Release notes

1.9.0 (2019-03-11)

  • Add set of built-in basic monitors with the most common test methods to allow start monitoring spiders more straightforward.
  • Add SendSentryMessage action to send notifications to Sentry containing the results of Spidermon execution.
  • Add SPIDERMON_ENGINE_STOP_MONITORS setting to list monitors to be executed when the Scrapy engine is stopped.
  • Fix bug that prevented the use of custom model-level validators in schematics models.
  • Refactor JSONSchemaValidator to allow select different versions of JSON Schema.
  • Refactor requirements in setup.py to include missing required dependencies.
  • Fix bug caused by backward incompatible change in jsonschema 3.0.0.
  • Fix example code of tutorial.
  • Install documentation improvements.

1.8.0 (2019-01-08)

  • Remove CreateJobReport action.
  • Include new documentation and tutorial code.
  • Rename internal method in MonitorRunner to fix typo.

1.7.0 (2018-12-04)

  • Support universal wheels.
  • Skip authentication and recipient settings when running in fake mode.

1.6.0 (2018-11-09)

  • Add SPIDERMON_EMAIL_CONTEXT setting to pass custom contexts to email actions.
  • Add support for Schematics 2.1.0.

1.5.0 (2018-09-19)

  • Convert the job ID tag into a clickable button.

1.4.0 (2018-08-17)

  • Avoid requests to get the amount of lines in the log by default, because they consume too much memory and they are very slow. You can still use the old behavior adding show_log_count to the context before creating the email message.
  • Refactor the requirements in setup.py.
  • Update the Sphinx configuration.

1.3.0 (2018-08-02)

  • Add support for periodic monitors in the Scrapy extension.

1.2.0 (2018-04-04)

  • Modify ItemValidationPipeline in order to support dict objects in addition to Scrapy.Item objects.
  • Refactor ItemValidationPipeline to make it easier to extend this class.

1.1.0 (2018-03-23)

  • Add Schematics 2.* support. Note that Schematics 2.0.0 introduced many changes to its API and even some validation rules have a slightly different behaviour in some cases.
  • ItemValidationPipeline optimisations for cases where no validators can be applied.

1.0.0 (2018-03-08)

  • Add Python 3 support.
  • Run tests on Python 2 and Python 3.
  • Add dependencies for optional validation features to setup.py.
  • Import HubstorageClient from the scrapinghub library if available.
  • Replace dash.scrapinghub.com with app.scrapinghub.com.

Backwards Incompatible Changes

  • Rename attachements attribute in the SendSlackMessage class to attachments.
  • Add the SPIDERMON_ENABLED setting to control if the Scrapy extension should run (note that it is disabled by default).