Misc scribbles

Behind the release - the story of the bugs and features in JBrowse 1.16.0


Every once in awhile, you might see that your favorite program, JBrowse, has a new release. There are a ton of little snippets in the release notes, you might as well just go ahead and upgrade, but what went into all those little fixes? Going to the blog post has links to the github issues, http://jbrowse.org/blog/2018/12/13/jbrowse-1-16-0.html but I felt like maybe I'd add a little more context for some of them:

PS This is sort of motivated by @zcbenz blog on Electron (https://twitter.com/zcbenz http://cheng.guru/) which tells the software in terms of actual commit messages and such.