Release Notes

6.57

Release date 16If you September 2021

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Fixed

  • Mono to 5.1 audio upmixing media failing
  • Missing PSSH box for Fairplay DRM
  • Optimized preparation of QC tests for manifests
  • Failing QC duration tests on some fmp4 source files
  • Missing AVERAGE-BANDWIDTH tag in the manifest for EXT-X-I-FRAME-STREAM-INF
  • Incorrect test plan name in Baton QC PDF report

6.56

Release date 09 September 2021

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Fixed

  • Downconvert MCC 708 closed captions to 608
  • Improved processing of media with Ludicrous Mode with a source file size over 1TB

6.55

Release date 02 September 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect M3U8 manifest parsing in QC Auto if additional_alternate_id specified
  • Updated QC Baton version to 8.1 and fixed minor Baton processing issues
  • Incorrect statistics for skipped QC tests

6.54

Release date 26 August 2021

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Fixed

  • Missing 608/708 Closed Captions in MXF media with Ludicrous Mode
  • UI Media stuck in waiting status some cases
  • Failing media if output format set to copy closed captions, but source file doesn't contain ones
  • Incorrect stopping of Benchmark media
  • Wrong values of min and max width and height, framerate for AdaptationSet parameter if manifest has multiple DRM keys
  • Media status and parameters update on the Encoding Queue UI page
  • Muxing MCC closed captions without re-encode
  • Active Format Descriptor insertion without re-encode
  • Improved closed captions detection in source file
  • Stuck of mixing mainconcept_mxf output format in some cases

6.53

Release date 19 August 2021

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Fixed

  • Incorrect behavior of <cut_blackย /> in audio_only streams.
  • Not stopping main QC media on preparation stage
  • Failing upload to Akamai if destination contains not URL-encoded characters
  • Unnecessary output file bitrate lowering if the source contains 608 closed captions

6.52

Release date 12 August 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect Reserved Instances settings handling for sub-users.
  • Failing Baton QC tests for some sources
  • Wrong sample rate and channels number for raw PCM audio

6.51

Release date 05 August 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Wrong Baton QC Test status in some cases
  • Incorrect finish notification time for repackage media with Ludicrous Mode

6.50

Release date: 29 July 2021

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Fixed

  • WMA to AAC conversion audio sync
  • Media error messages display
  • Missing initial VTT thumbnail file on FTP/SFTP destinations
  • Proper audio streams validation after extraction from source
  • Unnecessary audio extraction for Repackage media
  • Disabled DAMF encode flag for Repackage media

6.49

Release date: 22 July 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Optimized Baton QC processing
  • Changed media info and task parameters tooltips on the Encoding Queue UI page.
  • Fixed missing media info for repackaging media
  • Character encoding error in scc to webvtt closed captions conversion
  • Issue with Dolby Encoding for GFX source media files
  • Updated error handling for missing closed captions in the source files
  • Auto fallback to the default workflow if Ludicrous Mode is not available for the source media.

6.48

Release date: 15 July 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Missing ad break headers in the Multijob Workflow
  • Changed order of SupplementalProperty and Role parameters in MPD manifests
  • Unsupported Azure SAS upload signature versions
  • Optimized audio-only video output formats.
  • Missing cea-708 MCC closed captions

6.47

Release date: 08 July 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect media behavior after RestartMediaErrors submission
  • Closed Caption section name changed to correct closed_captions in the GetStatus response
  • Unnecessary media failing on audio stream extraction from some source files
  • Output bitrate if muxed closed captions are empty
  • Missing key-frames for black frames padding boundaries

6.46

Release date: 01 July 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Issues with mainconcept_mxf output in media with the Ludicrous Mode
  • Changed Baton QC report file name
  • Dee upmix based on audio channels map
  • Missing request metadata in child QC media in notifications
  • Slow load time of Connection Speed chart in UI
  • Failing source parameters fetching for some ProRes source files
  • Unreferenced Closed Captions in HLS playlists
  • Incorrect mpeg2video interlaced field order
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode fails if output format set to advanced_dash and video codec set to libvpx-vp9
  • Audio track extraction for some sources

6.45

Release date: 24 June 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • S3 file upload for non-AWS destinations
  • Manifest analyze problems warning in qc_match_cue_inserts QC test
  • Stall mainconcept_mxf muxing in some cases
  • Missing QC statistics for some sources
  • Fixed validation of video clipping parameters
  • Incorrect DFXP CLosed Captions style formatting

6.44

Release date: 17 June 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Child QC media stopping
  • Incorrect closed captions mux in media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Missing request metadata in child QC media

6.43

Release date: 10 June 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Failing MXF muxing in some cases
  • Incorrect video bitrate reduce in case Cea closed captions mixing
  • Metrics Report tasks failing sometimes for a large source files

6.42

Release date: 03 June 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Failing MCC closed captions extractions for some source files
  • Output statistics for mainconcept_mxf format

6.41

Release date: 27 May 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Not working S3 Assume Role for encryption key destination
  • Incorrect ACL for encryption key destination if assume role specified
  • Incorrect default framerate for dnxhd output format
  • Timecode copying for apple_prores output format
  • Fixed QC codec declaration test for advanced_dash output format with webm codec
  • Validation of format number in QC Check request
  • Forced timesacle for eac3 audio codec - 48000

6.40

Release date: 20 May 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Decryption of muxed streams and mpeg_* encryption in QC tasks
  • Validation of use_alternate_id parameter in API request
  • Skip pass and nalu-file parameters in video_codec_parameters
  • Closed Captions desync for if deinterlacing set to "filter"
  • Akamai download in upload processes stuck in some cases
  • Incorrect streams mapping in QC tasks if add_audio_only parameter set on format level

6.39

Release date: 13 May 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect mainconcept_mxf output if video codec set to copy
  • Detection of the first video stream in EDC encoder
  • Empty side channels in mono upmix to stereo or surround
  • Processing stuck on VTT playlist generation stage if playlist doesn't contain any elements
  • Handling of audio_codec=copy streams in advanced multi-source mapping

6.38

Release date: 06 May 2021

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Fixed

6.37

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Added

Release date: 29 April 2021

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Fixed

6.36

Release date: 22 April 2021

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Fixed

6.35

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Added

Release date: 15 April 2021

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Fixed

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Disabled

Release date: 09 April 2021

6.34

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Added

  • Optimized load time of Statistics pages in UI

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Fixed

6.33

Release date: 01 April 2021

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Fixed

  • R3D sources statistics collection
  • qc_b_frames_present test behavior in case encryption and byterange
  • Peak bitrate calculation in QC tests on small segments
  • Missing image media playlists for advanced_hls and fmp4_hls output formats if add_to_manifest specified
  • Handling of indirect stream order in mpd manifests with byterange in QC tests
  • Incorrect URL to media in support tickets
  • Check that webvtt or dfxp files is not empty after closed captions conversion
  • Unnecessary VTT manifests in advanced_fmp4 output format if hls_manifests set no
  • Akamai FTP upload issue

6.32

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Added

Release date: 25 March 2021

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Fixed

6.31

Release date: 18 March 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect inner tasks order in adaptive_intermediate media with Multijob Workflow, that causes long processing time and incorrect statistics collection.
  • Incorrect parsing of ludicrous_mode and multijob_workflow parameters in the Request editor on the API-Builder UI page.
  • Updated R3D source files processing.
  • Incomplete 436m MXF closed captions extraction.
  • Not muxed cea-708 MCC closed captions.
  • Change major brand for cmaf from iso9 to iso6.

6.30

Release date: 11 March 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Sometimes source stream dowloading process stuck in QC processing
  • Fixed task processing time statistics collecting and displaying in UI
  • Ignored initial CC track offset specified in Edit List Box
  • Stitch task of media with the Ludicrous Mode fails in some cases

6.29

Release date: 04 March 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Empty HLS stream manifest issue for audio-only stream in case of intermediate_destination is set
  • Beamr CABR level parameter mapping
  • Issues with Closed Captions re-download if the first try was unsuccessful

6.28

Release date: 25 February 2021

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Added

6.27

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Added

Release date: 19 February 2021

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Fixed

6.26

Release date: 11 February 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Multisource media sometimes fails if output bitrate is low
  • Failing media with EAC3 audio codec and loudnorm parameters
  • Error in processing media with 608 closed captions and advanced audio streams
  • Request format parsing in UI API Builder
  • Incorrect IN statistics for video overlay with keep_audio set to yes
  • Incorrect statistics for logo
  • Missing data streams in source segments in media with Multijob Workflow
  • Wrong audio parameters in apple_prores output if insert_nielsen_watermarks set to yes

6.25

Release date: 28 January 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Missing custom audio stream (specified via audio_stream) in media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Allowed hyphen sign in add_to_manifest parameter
  • Statistics for media with Ludicrous Mode and Multijob Workflow
  • Multijob Workflow sources splitting

6.24

Release date: 21 January 2021

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Deprecated

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Added

  • Media with Multijob Workflow stuck on source preparing for some source files
  • Incorrect codec definition in HLS master manifest for HEVC+HDR streams with mixed content

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Fixed

  • Inconsistent structure of JSON QC report
  • Incorrect VP9 codec declaration in advanced_dash output format
  • Input Bandwidth calculation for some sources
  • Missing watchfolder source and destination match validation
  • API error in GetBandwidthStat response
  • Incorrect "bucket-url" parameter in output.json
  • Upload task fails if destination S3 denies HTTP requests