ESLint v8.6.0 released

by Brandon Mills - 31 December 2021

We just pushed ESLint v8.6.0, which is a minor release upgrade of ESLint. This release adds some new features and fixes several bugs found in the previous release.


ESLint v8.6.0 allows rule lists or descriptions in eslint-disable-next-line comments to wrap lines:

/* eslint-disable-next-line no-console --
 * Here's a very long description about why this configuration is necessary
 * along with some additional information.




  • 3a384fc chore: Upgrade espree to 9.3.0 (#15473) (Brandon Mills)
  • 1443cc2 chore: Update (#15468) (Nicholas C. Zakas)
  • 28e907a refactor: remove unused parameter in linter.js (#15451) (Milos Djermanovic)
  • eaa08d3 test: add tests for allowReserved parser option with flat config (#15450) (Milos Djermanovic)