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SDK version 5.5.1

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Release date: February 19, 2021

Overview

Android Mobile Messaging SDK version 5.5.1 release provides the push notification support for Huawei devices without Google Mobile Services and bug fixes.

Environmental Requirements

The Android Mobile Messaging SDK version 5.5.1 uses:

  • Minimum API version 21
  • Compile API version 30
  • Target API version 30
  • Maps SDK "com.google.android.gms:play-services-maps:16.1.0"

New API:

registerLPPusher API

Added PushType to support Huawei devices without Google Play Services. Note: LivePerson push notification service doesn't support sending push notification directly to Huawei Push Kit. Only push proxy is supported.

The notificationType in payload for Huawei device is "huawei". See Android payload json for details.

public static void registerLPPusher(String brandId, String appId, String deviceToken, PushType pushType, LPAuthenticationParams authenticationParams, ICallback<Void, Exception> registrationCompletedCallback)
Parameter Description
brandId The account ID, for example, 652838922.
appId The host app ID, for example, com.liveperson.myApp.
deviceToken The device token for push notification.
pushType The push notification type. See PushType for details.
authenticationParams An optional parameter that enables registering without first opening a conversation.
registrationCompletedCallback An optional callback on the registration status.

Bugs Fixed:

  • Crash on conversation screen.