Changelog for build q_pre_alpha-2599:
- Fix GridOptionsProvider broken when using default values (by paphonb)
- Add versionCode prefix to prevent downgrading (by paphonb)
- Fix tasks stabilization session crash (by paphonb)
- Experimental: Allow placing the searchbar as a widget (by Till Kottmann)
- Fix: Yet another workaround for icon mask crash (by Till Kottmann)
- Fix: Sesame: Launch default assistant if Google App isn't enabled (by Till Kottmann)
- Fix: LauncherIcons: Recreate wrapper icon when mask is invalidated (by Till Kottmann)
- Fix: We're not always able to set quiet mode (by Till Kottmann)
- Fix: Don't try to create layout with negative width (by Till Kottmann)
- Directly link to the new lawnfeed page (by Till Kottmann)
- Fix alignment of app drawer folders when multiline app names enabled (#1833) (by Su-Shing Chen)
- Import string changes from pie base (by Till Kottmann)
- Sesame: Clean up some leftovers (by Till Kottmann)
- Match window transition radius to square icon shapes (by paphonb)
- New rounded square shape (by paphonb)
- Sesame: Fix starting shortcuts (by Till Kottmann)
- Shortcuts: Reintroduce sesame support (by Till Kottmann)
- Disable R8 for now (by paphonb)
- Use feed bridge when not debuggable and system (by paphonb)
- Add Lawnfeed permission (by paphonb)
- Disable blur when taking preview screenshot (by paphonb)
- Skip setShelfHeight call on <28 (by paphonb)
- Update hoko-lite and switch to jni blur (by Till Kottmann)
- build: Make some sane assumptions (by Harsh Shandilya)
- Remove forced R8 snapshot (by Harsh Shandilya)
- Attempt to fix r8 errors (by Till Kottmann)
- Compile release builds only from now (by Till Kottmann)
- Define version number (major.minor) in build script (by Till Kottmann)
- Never include leakcanary or enable strict mode (by Till Kottmann)
- Add initial workspace padding customization (by Till Kottmann)
- Let IDEA upate the codestyle config (by Till Kottmann)
- Change build docker image to alpile-standalone (by Till Kottmann)

Starting with this version pre-release version will be built with release configuration, thus requiring the Lawnfeed plugin for Google Feed integration

(you may need to manually update lawnfeed by going to

This release does not have a Play Store Description, so we grabbed one from version 9.1 Alpha 3:

No clever tagline needed

Lawnchair. Get it? It's a bad pun, we know. Based on Launcher3 from AOSP, Lawnchair has all the features of the Pixel Launcher (including the Google Feed), plus customizability. Best of all? No root required.

Android Oreo features

Notification dots and improved shortcut UI have been backported for anyone to use! Perfect for anyone who won't be getting Android Oreo anytime soon.

Pixel Launcher: Customizable

Icon size, label, rows, and columns are all adjustable. Lawnchair also supports icon packs, and the Pill is customizable as well. These aren't the only features, and more are added regularly.

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December 10, 2019
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