ESLint v2.9.0 released

We just pushed ESLint v2.9.0, which is a minor release upgrade of ESLint. This release adds some new features and fixes several bugs found in the previous release.


This is a summary of the major changes you need to know about for this version of ESLint.

Improved Autofix

This release features a new version of autofix. Now, when you use the --fix option, ESLint will make multiple passes over your code in an attempt to fix as many issues as possible. As a result, autofix will take more time now than it did previously, but we believe that this change will ultimately result in less developer time spent fixing things that can be automatically fixed by ESLint.

Additionally, due to implementing multipass autofix, we were able to extend autofix to more rules. The following rules now will be autofixed:

New Rules

This version introduces some new rules:



Bug Fixes


Dependency Upgrades