Release Notes Archive

6.72

Release date 30 December 2021

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Fixed

  • Failing DEE Audio flow and Dolby Atmos processing for media with Ludicrous Mode
  • SSL/TLS for the FTP connection
  • AC3 audio codec support in DEE processing

6.71

Release date 23 December 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • "Request rate over limit" error for Trial users on media submission in UI
  • Missing "Disable EPSV mode" for FTP WatchFolders in UI
  • Disabled video frames number check in QC auto if output media doesn't contain any video stream
  • Failing thumbnail output in case we can't determine source media height
  • Ignore ad_breaks that are out of output media duration

6.70

Release date 16 December 2021

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Disabled

  • Disabled access to the old UI.

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Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Missing data for GetQueueStats API request in some cases
  • Incorrect FPS count for output with specified padding
  • Unnecessary double URL-encode of special characters in master manifest if basename specified

6.69

Release date 09 December 2021

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Added

  • UI-users and Sub-users are now consolidated. Now Sub-users can be managed via UI.

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Fixed

  • Closed Captions muxing step failing with a rerun limit exceeded error in some cases
  • Incorrect Closed Captions if the padding or cut_black output parameters were specified
  • DEE loudness measurement added for input_speech
  • Improved edge case source media parameters check for media with Ludicrous Mode enabled

6.68

Release date 02 December 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Failed to create Image Media Playlist thumbnails if output format has encryption
  • Error in media processing if source media has a video codec marked as "none+ap4x"

6.67

Release date 25 November 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Failing QC preparation task if master manifest contains relative sub-path
  • Extraction of Closed Captions from H.264 elementary stream muxed as user_data_unregistered SEI messages.
  • Thumbnail set output progress stuck in some cases
  • Error on DEE Loudness measurement in media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Unnecessary letter case change in Closed Captions sub_path
  • QC Baton task restart in case of internal Baton error
  • Proper FTP error check before attempting to apply alternate methods like enabling passive mode etc.
  • Missing keyframe before black_padding_end

6.66

Release date 18 November 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Support of copying VANC Line 12 closed captions from the source file.
  • Incorrect behavior of alternate source sub_path if additional_alternate_id specified.
  • Missing formatting of WebVTT closed captions on converting to SCC.
  • Failing Okta SAML Authentication with "Invalid SSO Data" error.

6.65

Release date 11 November 2021

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Fixed

  • QC Baton tests failing on initialization step in rare cases
  • Muxing of audio stream processed with Dolby Encoding Engine into mainconcept_mxf output format
  • Corrupted audio stream if cut-black applied
  • Incorrect WebVTT file name indexes for Multi Job media
  • Failing 436m Closed Captions extraction from MXF in some cases

6.64

Release date 02 November 2021

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Fixed

  • Colorspace handling for BT2020 source files in media with HDR10 output
  • Letter case preservation in closed captions and alternate sources language and name tags
  • Loudness normalization for Dolby Encoding Engine
  • Handling of passive FTP error and switch to active mode

6.63

Release date 28 October 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Failing upload of multiple files to FTP destinations if the server works in active mode.
  • Incorrect PlayReady DRM PSSH box of mpeg_cbcs encrypted output

6.62

Release date 21 October 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect audio stream selection for loudnorm for some sources
  • Wrong region selection in QC media if processing region selected automatically.
  • Missing EXTINF Data in I-Frame Playlist

6.61

Release date 14 October 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Mainconcept MXF output muxing stuck in some cases.
  • Media progress estimation and inconsistent percentage calculation.
  • Additional fix of incorrect timecode track copy for media with Ludicrous Mode

6.60

Release date 07 October 2021

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Added

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Fixed

  • Large source files handling
  • Incorrect statistics for multi-bitrate output format if alternate sources specified

6.59

Release date 30 September 2021

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Fixed

  • Special character escaping in the Nielsen XML Data files
  • MXF muxing sync issues for some sources with Ludicrous Mode enabled
  • General encoding pre-processing performance improvements

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Deprecated

  • End of support of these output formats: roku_hls, roku_800, roku_1200, roku_1800, roku_2700, appletv, appletv_43, 3gp, psp, wowza_multibitrate_mp4, kindle_fire, vp6_flix

6.58

Release date 23 September 2021

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Fixed

  • Failing QC Auto media if parent media destination file name contains extension
  • Failing closed captions extraction from source with empty ANC Essence Container
  • Incorrect timecode track copy for media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Missing AFD in MXF MPEG Video Essence Descriptor

6.57

Release date 16 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

๐Ÿ“˜

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

๐Ÿ“˜

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

๐Ÿ“˜

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

๐Ÿ“˜

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

๐Ÿ“˜

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

6.21

Release date: 24 December 2020

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Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Wrong namespaces in MPD manifest for MSPR DRM.
  • Incorrect extraction of PSSH data from PSSH box v1
  • Output statistics collection for single-bitrate media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Edge case 400 upload errors to S3
  • Failing CableLabs if output format contains closed captions wit mux type not equal to CEA-608 or CEA-708
  • Image media list generation if DAI points are set beyond video duration
  • Incorrect closed_captions output filename if destination path contains a dot sign

6.20

Release date: 17 December 2020

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect last segment duration calculation in qc_target_segment_duration test if merge_small_segment set to yes
  • Work of some QC tests with byterange fmp4 files
  • Failing QC tests for advadced_dash output format with vp9 codec
  • Wrong Ludicrous Mode media behavior in case of large segment_duration
  • Image playlist generation alghortihm was updetd to respect video keyframe interval on DAI segemtns with short durations

6.19

Release date: 10 December 2020

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Added

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Removed

  • YouTube as an output destination

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Fixed

  • Failing B-frames parsing in QC Tests in some cases
  • Incorrect statistics calculation for media with Multijob Workflow with one segment
  • Failing encryption key upload to FTP destinations in passive mode (e.g. ?passive=yes set)
  • Failing media with Multijob Workflow if byte_range in output stream set to yes
  • Handling AVC reorder depth error on CEA-608/708 closed captions mux

6.18

Release date: 03 December 2020

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Added

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Fixed

  • Failing output uploading to FTP destination in some cases
  • Incorrect S3 sources handling in UI if URL contains slashes in authentication parameters
  • Incorrect main manifest generation in some cases

6.17

Release date: 26 November 2020

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Fixed

  • QC auto fails if the source DASH manifest file name contains special characters
  • The parameter apply_to mistakenly effects advanced_hls and fmp4_hls output formats
  • Incorrect chart quantization switch on the Statistics page in UI
  • Broken PTS/DTS in the output file within some edge cases
  • Wrong stream name specified in advanced_hls and fmp4_hls master manifest if the master manifest basename is specified but manifests is not customized on the stream level
  • SegmentTemplate parameter duration attribute in VTT thumbnail manifest if segment_timeline set to no.
  • Incorrect output file extension if pack_files set to set to yes and the output file name is not specified

6.16

Release date: 19 November 2020

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Added

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Fixed

  • Suspended Account UI rendering error
  • Missing space character before i and u tags is SCC to SRT or WebVTT closed captions conversion
  • Incorrect bufsize for VBR video when muxing captions
  • Issues with sidecar files downloaded with Ludicrous Mode

6.15

Release date: 12 November 2020

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Added

๐Ÿ“˜

FIxed

  • Improve UI Encoding Queue page loading time.
  • Wrong EXT-X-TARGETDURATION value in HLS manifests if the media has Ludicrous Mode, HEVC video codec, and split_segments set to no.
  • Incorrect statistics collection for image_media_playlist.
  • Sub-users password change via UI.
  • Incorrect merge_small_segments behavior with segments that have a duration 1 second.
  • Missing whitespaces in dfxp to scc closed captions conversion.

6.14

Release date: 05 November 2020

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Fixed

  • Multi-source media fails with a large quantity of source files
  • Wrong caption-to-caption media status if the conversion fails

6.13

Release date: 29 October 2020

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Added

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Fixed

  • Inaccessible output file of the media with Ludicrous Mode if <destinationย /> not specified
  • CableLabs mpegts error with invalid rateadjustment
  • Dash media fails on the segmentation step in some edge cases
  • Incorrect single_segment_template behavior
  • Allowed oktapreview subdomains as SSO URL for the Okta SAML SSO

6.12

Release date: 22 October 2020

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Added

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Fixed

  • Incorrect Akamai URL parsing on QC preparation stage if it contains special characters
  • Failing qc_b_frames_present test in some cases
  • Incorrect position of EventStream tag position in the output MPD manifest
  • Issue with stopping of media with Ludicrous Mode if transoding process not started
  • QC tests failing sometimes on load test results stage

6.11

Release date: 15 October 2020

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Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Incorrect manifest name in QC auto if basename contains a file extension
  • Advanced Multi-bitrate media fails in some cases if pack_files set to yes

6.10

Release date: 13 October 2020

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Fixed

  • Incorrect file name for advanced_fmp4 and fmp4_hls output formats if <pack_filesย /> set to yes.
  • Zero HLS bandwidth value in manifest in some cases.

6.09

Release date: 08 October 2020

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Changed

  • HEVC encoding pricing

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Added

  • QC media statuses in UI

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • SAML SSO authentication issue in the Chrome browser
  • Incorrect stream manifests name if alternate sources specified
  • Incorrect frame-rate parsing in qc_cue_insert test
  • Disable Ludicrous Mode for unsupported source types in UI
  • Advanced DASH output file name extension duplicated if it's specified in basename
  • Incorrect B-frames and DTS grow check in qc_b_frames_present and qc_bframe_dts_grow tests
  • Sub-Users account management in UI

6.08

Release date: 01 October 2020

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Added

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Fixed

  • Issue with sorting by Type and IP on the UI API Request Log page.
  • fMP4 files duration calculation in the related QC tests.
  • Issues with output duration in some cases when used Closed Captions mux.

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Removed

  • Temporarily disabled data filter by Source on the UI Encoding Queue page.

6.07

Release date: 24 September 2020

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Added

  • Dolby Atmos Support for advanced multi-bitrate output formats.
  • Media BuyDRM CPIX parameters management in UI

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Fixed

  • Incorrect qc_pid_interal workflow
  • Advanced multi-bitrate media upload failing if <pack_filesย /> set to yes and and one of the streams is an audio_only, but source doesn't contain audio track.
  • Incorrect QC Media response for GetMediaStatius request in case of retry.
  • More accurate segment duration calculation in qc_match_cue_inserts test.

6.06

Release date: 17 September 2020

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Fixed

  • Unnecessary QC tests in manifests contain absolute and relative paths
  • Bandwidth statistics for the technical watermarks
  • Media with multiple closed captions mux in rare cases
  • SRT to SCC closed captions conversion when the source contains more than 4 lines
  • Unexpected thumbnail output failure for some source medias
  • Unnecessary Upload Notifications for media with QC or pack_files.
  • Incorrect work of the framerate parameter for the closed_captions output format while converting SCC to WebVTT
  • Missing EAC3 segments in the audio-only streams
  • Overall output bit-rate of the cablelabs_mpegts format overage 15 Mbps

6.05

Release date: 10 September 2020

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Fixed

  • Incorrect frame-rate parsing in the qc_match_cue_inserts test.
  • Failing media with <pack_filesย /> set to yes and destination contains dash sign.
  • Missing encoded audio stream files in media with Ludicrous Mode in some cases
  • Incorrect output duration if framerate set to one of these values: 24000/1001, 30000/1001, 60000/1001
  • Advanced audio mapping for video only sources
  • Multi-source with a single-source part processing

6.04

Release date: 03 September 2020

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Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Incorrect data collection in QC Auto for video or audio-only sources.
  • QC Auto for MP4 output formats with Nielsen metadata or ftyp = 3gp5
  • Missing width/maxWidth, height/maxHeight, frameRate/maxFrameRate to DASH AdaptationSet
  • Closed Captions time_offset for ISMT mux type
  • Incorrect startWithSAP value "true" instead of "1".
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode fails if source duration shorter than chunk size.

6.03

Release date: 27 August 2020

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Removed

๐Ÿšง

Fixed

  • Unnecessary auto audio bitrate QC tests for video-only streams.
  • Empty audio-only manifest in output repackage media with multijob workflow
  • fMP4 output sidx box if <cmaf_conformantย > set to yes.

6.02.1

Release date: 21 August 2020

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Added

6.02

Release date: 20 August 2020

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Added

๐Ÿšง

Changed

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Incorrect manifest parsing in qc_match_breakpoints test
  • Support of absolute URIs in manifests in QC tests
  • Multi-Source media with a cablelabs_mpegts output format failing if <closed_captionsย /> are specified
  • Destination ignored for a waveform output format
  • Media with a cablelabs_mpegts output format failing if low bitrate set
  • Faulty auto deinterlace of non-progressive source

6.01

Release date: 13 August 2020

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Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Missing automatically generated encryption key.
  • Not performed QC tests in qc_check media with several sources. Tests list: qc_bitrate_declaration, qc_codec_declaration, qc_target_segment_duration, qc_discontinuity_tags, qc_match_breakpoints, qc_validate_segment_duration, qc_match_durations, qc_proper_sample_aes_encryption_declared, qc_match_cue_inserts.
  • Media with Beamr CABR fails if small resolution specified.
  • Incorrect segment size of the advanced_hls output format with beamr4avc video_codec.
  • Issuers with Force Keyframes in Beamr CABR media.
  • Issues with special characters like ยก and ยฟ in SCC to SRT closed captions conversion.
  • Incorrect font loading for burnt-in closed captions
  • Zero bandwidth in the HLS stream manifest for small segments

6.00

Release date: 06 August 2020

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Fixed

  • Bitrate calculation in qc_bitrate_decloration QC test.
  • "Rerun limit exceeded" error on long time processing media.
  • Inconsistent frame-rate for media with Ludicrous Mode and 608/70 closed captions in some cases.
  • Incorrect Input Bandwidth statistics for media with alternate_sources

5.99

Release date: 30 July 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Wrong channel count in encrypted eac3 DASH manifests.
  • Unnecessary source files reload on the UpdateMedia request.

5.98

Release date: 23 July 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Several UI security issues.
  • Invalid Iframe HLS manifest - the wrong first line.
  • Invalid URIs in HLS master manifest - unnecessary encoding of CHANNELS parameter.

5.96 - 5.97

Release date: 17 July 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Removed unnecessary file duplicates from packed output
  • Start time of ad_breaks/cue_inserts in DASH output.
  • API error if response body is too large

5.95

Release date: 09 July 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC Issues with parsing HLS manifests without media segments

5.94

Release date: 02 July 2020

โ—๏ธ

Removed

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC issues with advanced_hls output encrypted with sample_aes
  • SCC to WebVTT conversion issues if Roll-Up bottom line position is changing
  • Slideshow media failing if Beamr CABR is used
  • SCC to WebVTT conversion charset encoding to UTF-8
  • Statistics calculation for closed captions extraction and conversion, multisource Black Frame Detection
  • Skip audio-only stream if source file doesn't countain audio date

5.93

Release date: 25 June 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Incorrect work of the qc_validate_segment_duration and qc_short_segment tests for advanced_fmp4 media with byte-range.
  • Missing Accessibility tag in MPD manifests for the repackage media
  • Failing <color_range /> for non-HDR media
  • Incorrect srt to scc closed captions conversion when there are 5 lines in srt.
  • Failing advanced_dash and advanced_fmp4 media with <single_segment_templateย  /> specified and webvtt closed captions
  • Incorrect MPD manifests parsing if <single_segment_templateย  /> and <sub_pathย  /> are specified

5.92

Release date: 19 June 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

  • 2-Factor authorization for UI.

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Upload Error for some destinations that contains %20.
  • Fixed qc_match_cue_inserts QC test if <drop_segments /> specified.

5.91

Release date: 15 June 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC MPD manifests parsing for media with Multijob Workflow
  • Incorrect processing if <main_sourceย /> specified but no <alternate_sourceย /> set
  • Removed plus sign urlencode requirement for sources and destinations
  • Incorrect work of <basenameย /> if value contains dot sign.
  • Support of <bufsizeย />, <minrateย />, <maxrateย />, <audio_bufsizeย />, <audio_minrateย />, and <audio_maxrateย /> in Advanced Multi-Bitrate output formats.

5.90

Release date: 04 June 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • HEVC wrong 2-pass workflow
  • Wrong QC Auto profile/vprofile parsing
  • QC Process stuck in some cases
  • *lt;ignore_cc_absence /> default value set to no for audio_only streams
  • Decoding of j2k source files

5.89

Release date: 28 May 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Wrong invalid media parameters checking that caused process stuck
  • Fixed QC reports link for the non-default region
  • QC auto failing if the file name specified in the destination
  • <basename /> support for advanced_dash output format
  • Missing CUE markers in iframe playlist
  • Incorrect MPD manifest for the media with Ludicrous Mode and Multijob Workflow

5.88

Release date: 21 May 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC parsing CHANNEL attribute in M3U8 manifests
  • Fixed <apply_to /> issues with advanced_dash** output format
  • Wrong user ID in API credentials section on the Account page in UI.
  • Issues with **<ad_break /> if multiple CEA-608/708 specified.

5.87

Release date: 14 May 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Failing QC for encrypted advanced_fmp4
  • QC processing stuc in some cases
  • Fixed <alternate_source /> source customization in UI
  • WebVTT split on <ad_break /> and <cue_insert />
  • Timescale for repackaging
  • DFXP to WebVTT incorrect timestamp conversion

5.86

Release date: 07 May 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Failing qc_bitrate_declaration test
  • Support of 42ni audio in the media source file
  • Failing VTT thumbnails generation for short source files

5.85

Release date: 29 April 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Removed Closed Captions And Subtitles data from EXT-X-I-FRAME-STREAM-INF tag
  • Sometimes media with Ludicrous Mode fails on source file size checking

5.84

Release date: 23 April 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC parsing HLS manifests with URLs in subpath
  • Incorrect segment duration for advanced formats with hevc in stream manifests
  • Destination URL 1000 characters length limit
  • Incorrect HLS manifests with multitype closed captions
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode and byte-range fails

5.83

Release date: 20 April 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Media with Ludicrous Moed failing if HDR-10 set
  • Sped up signed S3 sources
  • Missing <use_alternate_id /> parameter in response for GetSatus request.

5.82

Release date: 09 April 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Incorrect QC duration tests on advanced_dash output format
  • Non-dropframe timecode conversion for NTSC framerates
  • Missing media info for some sources
  • Muxing WebVTT closed captions in media with Ludicrous Mode with advanced_fmp4 or advanced_dash output formats

5.81

Release date: 02 April 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Improved download processing for media with multijob workflow for non-h264 source files
  • Wrong mediainfo response for media with multijob workflow for non-h264 source files
  • Closed Captions direct copy with framerate upconverting
  • Multijob workflow with different source files
  • QC Auto minor issues
  • UI API-builder formats order
  • Media with advanced_dash output sometimes fails on segmentation
  • Apple Prores incorrect output with fractional framerate value
  • CUE markers overlap

5.80

Release date: 26 March 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Wrong DTS check for qc_validate_pts QC test
  • QC support of $Time$ placeholder in Dash manifests
  • Missing audio streams in media with Ludicrous Mode in some cases
  • Reduced output bitrate for cea-608/708 closed captions mux
  • Media with advanced_fmp4 output fails if <pack_files ย > set to yes and <hls_manifests ย > set to no
  • SRT with roll-up conversion to SCC caused blinking

5.79

Release date: 19 March 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

  • HDR support
  • MP4 output format support for media with Ludicrous Mode.
  • SegmentTemplate type for advanced_dash and advanced_fmp4 output formats

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Failing QC of encrypted CMAF fragments
  • QC Auto parsing of MPD manifest with <single_segment_template/> specified
  • Incorrect SegmentTemplate in MPD manifest
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode and <ad_breaks/> fails for some cases
  • Nielsen Watermarking for mxf output format

5.78

Release date: 12 March 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

QC:

  • Improved bitrate tests
  • QC Auto stream mapping for add_audio_only=no manifests
  • Failing short segments duration count
  • QC Auto qc_captions_presented test
  • Init segment attached twice to the whole stream in CMAF test
  • QC Auto qc_frame_rate_test test

Processing:

  • KMS request timeout for DRM
  • Failing media with Multijob Workflow and Ludicrous Mode
  • merge_small_segments for advanced_fmp4 output format
  • SMPTE-TT captions muxing. Added roll-up captions collapsing.

5.77

Release date: 5 March 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Failing Closed Captions mux for media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Support of sha-512 for BuyDRM KeyOS CPIX
  • Concatenation of multiple sources without audio stream
  • Max bitrate calculation for HLS manifests with small segments
  • Broken PTS/DTS while closed caption mux
  • UI minor layout issues

5.76

Release date: 27 February 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Issues with multiple cea-608 and cea-708 closed captions muxing
  • Vid.ly advertisement management in UI
  • Empty CODEC tag in HLS manifest for alternate stream for the media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Wrong framerate handling for the media with Ludicrous Mode

5.75

Release date: 20 February 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Account management for UI-users.
  • QC Auto minor fixes
  • QC issue with getting information from the first segment of fmp4 files
  • BuyDRM KeyOS CPIX support qc_drm_uri test
  • Failed QC tests for advanced_dash with libvpx-vp9 codec
  • QC Auto for advanced_fmp4 with alternate_sources
  • QC issue with non-audio or non-video streams in advanced_dash
  • Failing QC reports upload if region specified

5.74

Release date: 18 February 2020

5.73

Release date: 13 February 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Execution time of qc_codec_declaration with many segments in output
  • Minor QC statistics issues
  • QC Process stuck on big files
  • Init segment aes-128 decryption in QC process
  • SCC Extraction fail in some cases
  • Empty audio manifest for advanced_hls output with <audio_only /> set to yes and <pack_audio_to_mpegts /> set to yes.

5.72

Release date: 07 February 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Media fails if empty <bif_destination /> set.
  • Wrong QC processing after media restart.
  • Optimized download time of media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Media with advanced_fmp4 output format audio segmentation with ad breaks.
  • Non-S3 overlay sources for media with Ludicrous Mode
  • Missing id value in m3u8 manifest if <id />* in <ad_break />* set to 0*.

5.71

Release date: 30 January 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Support ad_breaks and cue_insert in QC auto
  • Users management in UI
  • Request validation failure on system deployment
  • Missing stream manifests in tar file for advanced_fmp4 output with <pack_files /> set to yes.
  • Broken advanced_dash output with HEVC <video_codec />
  • Support of source media with jpeg2000 codec
  • Media with advanced_dash output fails if <video_codec /> set to libvpx-vp9
  • Wrong stream extraction in adaptive_intermediate output with <alternate_source /> with <auto /> set to yes.

5.70

Release date: 23 January 2020

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Missing RESOLUTION, CODECS attributes in HLS manifest in media with Ludicrous Mode in some cases
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode fails if <burnin_timecode /> set
  • Bandwidth values for .m3u8 manifest of advanced_fmp4 output format are doubled

โ—๏ธ

Removed

  • GetQCStatus request - QC status moved to GetStatus response.

5.69

Release date: 16 January 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Advanced multi-bitrate media with <use_alternate_id /> set stuck if no custom manifests set and fails if <pack_files /> set to yes.
  • Video and audio streams duration differ in mov output with pcm_f32be audio codec for sources with long drop-frame
  • Processing stuck if media source has zero duration
  • Special characters in email notifications for medias with <meta />

๐Ÿšง

Changed

  • Excluded MSS manifests generation for advanced_fmp4 output

5.68

Release date: 13 January 2020

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

Processing:

  • MediaInfo process stuck for some sources
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode and with muxing capons in cea-608 mode sometimes fails
  • Media with Multijob Workflow eventually stuck on downloading

UI:

  • "Restricted" error after login
  • Usage Chart on the Statistics page not switching between monthly/weekly/daily modes

5.67

Release date: 26 December 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Wrong mp3 file size in MediaInfo
  • Audio stitching defects with aac, ac3 audio codecs with Ludicrous Mode
  • Issues with RAW source files
  • Error with rotation with Ludicrous Mode

5.66

Release date: 19 December 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Slow QC task execution
  • Wrong MediaInfo result for some mp3 files

5.65

Release date: 12 December 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Added

  • New Nielsen workflow - Suppor for injecting Nielsen watermarks into audio streams
  • Option to pack audio-only streams into MPEG-TS container

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Wrong CUE Time attribute value for
  • UI API-builder performance fix

5.64

Release date: 05 December 2019

๐Ÿšง

Changed

  • Added support for the <id /> parameter in <ad_break /> and <cue_insert /> blocks

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • In some cases jobs stuck when encoding audio-only outputs
  • QC CMAF test will validate whole concatenated stream
  • Error with empty audio-only stream manifest in advanced_hls media with Ludicrous Mode

5.63.2

Release date: 28 November 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC process failing in some cases.

5.63.1

Release date: 27 November 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Media with <force_interlace /> fails when <encoder /> set to v3

5.63

Release date: 22 November 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Added

  • Telecine support.
  • Support for video and audio overlays in outputs with Ludicrous mode.

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Inaccurate media clipping.
  • Incorrect segment count in mpeg-dash manifests for some sources.
  • QC report for missing files.

5.62

Release date: 14 November 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Missing Nielsen metadata in jobs processed with Ludicrous Mode.
  • Wrong cue placement for serial ad breaks.
  • cue_insert duplication in some cases.

5.61.1

Release date: 7 November 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC CMAF conformance test stuck in some cases.

5.61

Release date: 7 November 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Ludicrous Mode Statistics.
  • Media with Ludicrous Mode and external CC file failing.

๐Ÿ‘

Added

5.60.1

Release date: 4 November 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Empty response in GetMediaInfoEx request for some source medias.

5.60

Release date: 31 October 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Added

API:

QC:

  • Support byte_range for hls manifests

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

Processing:

  • Optimized audio-only task processing in Ludicrous Mode.
  • Minor apple_prores enhancements
  • Alternate stream duplication in some cases

5.59

Release date: 24 October 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Added

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Unnecessary additional destination in UI.
  • QC issue with m3u8 playlists with webvtt subtitles.
  • Wrong SCC to WEBVTT conversion if output framerate differs from 29.97.

5.58

Release date: 17 October 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

API:

  • Error in GetQueueTime response if queue is empty.

Processing:

  • Wrong iframe placement in fmp4_hls media with ad_breaks and fractal framerate.

UI:

  • Several layout issues
  • Missing custom request params in API-Builder
  • Missing manifest destination field

5.57

Release date: 14 October 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC media status stuck
  • Multisource jobs experiencing processing delays

5.56

Release date: 11 October 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • QC statistics issue

5.55

Release date: 10 October 2019

๐Ÿ‘

Changed

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • GetStatus response for auto_crop and cut_black
  • In some cases the last segment is missing in the VTT output directory
  • Sometimes media with closed_captions copy=yes fails if the source media doesn't have captions
  • Issues with fmp4 output playback in Safari and Edge browsers

5.54.1

Release date: 03 October 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

FIxed

  • Process stuck with some sources with invalid frames

5.54

Release date: 02 October 2019

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Loudnorm settings causing audio to cut out after 2 seconds with some sources.
  • Incorrect fMP4 segment duration in some cases
  • Duplicate links to stream manifests in master HLS manifest with multiple DRM types.

5.53

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Negative EXTINF in advanced_fmp4 with split_segments=no.
  • Minor issue with media status updates.

5.52

๐Ÿ“˜

Fixed

  • Incorrect time stamp was applied to webvtt captions.