Fix Images Not loading In iOS 14 — React Native

Quick guide to patch React Native without upgrading

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$ npm install patch-package
$ vi node_modules/react-native/Libraries/Image/RCTUIImageViewAnimated.m
#pragma mark - CALayerDelegate

- (void)displayLayer:(CALayer *)layer
if (_currentFrame) {
layer.contentsScale = self.animatedImageScale;
layer.contents = (__bridge id)_currentFrame.CGImage;
} else {
[super displayLayer:layer];
$ npx patch-package react-native
$ git add patches/*
// package.json"scripts": {
"postinstall": "patch-package",

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