Linear is built on our GraphQL API which is also available to our users through personal API keys. As we have evolved the application, the API has evolved as well. This week we're releasing larger breaking changes to future proof the API and provide more stable building blocks for the future.
All list responses from queries now return paginated results instead of a list. We implement Relay style cursor-based pagination model with
before pagination arguments. To simply query get first 10 issues for your organization:
The first 50 results are returned by default without query arguments. Pagination also supports simpler syntax where instead of
edges you can directly get all the
nodes similar to GitHub's GraphQL API:
Archived resources are now hidden by default from the paginated responses. They can be included by passing optional
includeArchived: true as a query parameter.
To get the currently logged in user, we also added a simpler
- Fixed a bug in team archiving which lead to client crashes in certain situations