Kaltura Video App for Canvas Release Notes and Changelog

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Version

Date Released

Details

1.1

December, 2015

Kaltura Application Framework v 5.37.06

1.0 

February, 2014 

Kaltura Application Framework v 5.6.04 

Version 1.1

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video App for Canvas, released in January, 2015. Added support according to the content item message specification as part of the LTI standard. 

To upgrade you will need to uninstall the Media Gallery app and re-install following the instructions in the Kaltura Video App for Canvas Deployment Guide.

Resolved issues

ID Details
KMS-9242 The rich-text editor integration has been transitioned and now complues with content-item message specification.
KMS-10344 You can now use the Create XML generator for the Canvas app installation.
SUP-6096 The problem with embbeding Kaltura Media within Canvas Groups that  resulted in an "Access Denied" error has been fixed.

** Currently, you need to map the LTI role "None" to the  "PrivateOnly Role" to allow embedding content wihtin Canvas Groups. Please note that this will also grant My Media access to users with the "None" role.

Known Issues

ID#

 Component      

Summary

KMS-1932

Publish / General UI

When publishing a single item via My Media, there is an indication in the course's checkboxes where the item was published.
When publishing multiple items, the indication is not displayed.

KMS-2104

View Media / General UI

When vieweing a media item in large screen resolutions (e.g. 1280x800), the video player size does not fit the entire iframe.
Workaround: Scroll down to reach the player's control bar.

Limitations

ID#

Component       

Summary

 KMS-2068

My Media / View Media

When an entry is uploaded to a course via Browse, Search & Embed, the following tag is included in the media item's details: 'embedded in course'.
After the entry is deleted from the specific embed HTML of the course, the tag 'embedded in course' is still displayed under the entry's details.

KMS-1291

KMC

When deleting a course from Canvas, after a new category was created in Kaltura's end, the deletion is not reflected in Kaltura and the category is not deleted. 
This issue causes the entry to display all the courses it was published to, even though these courses may have been deleted. 

 

Version 1.0

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video App for Canvas, released in February, 2014

Known Issues

ID#

 Component      

Summary

KMS-1932

Publish / General UI

When publishing a single item via My Media, there is an indication in the course's checkboxes where the item was published.
When publishing multiple items, the indication is not displayed.

KMS-2104

View Media / General UI

When vieweing a media item in large screen resolutions (e.g. 1280x800), the video player size does not fit the entire iframe.
Workaround: Scroll down to reach the player's control bar.

Limitations

ID#

Component       

Summary

 KMS-2068

My Media / View Media

When an entry is uploaded to a course via Browse, Search & Embed, the following tag is included in the media item's details: 'embedded in course'.
After the entry is deleted from the specific embed HTML of the course, the tag 'embedded in course' is still displayed under the entry's details.

KMS-1291

KMC

When deleting a course from Canvas, after a new category was created in Kaltura's end, the deletion is not reflected in Kaltura and the category is not deleted. 
This issue causes the entry to display all the courses it was published to, even though these courses may have been deleted. 

Mobile - Known issues

ID#

  Component 

Summary

KMS-1497 

Mobile / Upload 

Uploading a new recorded video using an Android device is not supported via Canvas for this release. When uploading a new 'Camcorder' video via an Android device, an error message is displayed in the upload progress.

KMS-2087

Mobile / General UI

Text cannot be added into the Description field of a Media item or Media Gallery via iOS devices. 

KMS-2079

Mobile / General UI

Full screen via iOS devices does not work propely.

KMS-2089

Mobile / General UI

The Browse, Search & Smbed window does not fit to the iOS device screen width and may be inconvenient to control and use via Mobile.

KMS-839

View Media / Mobile 

Viewing an image via a Mobile device will open an incorrect player which refers to it as a video.
The 'Play' button in the middle of the player is needed to be clicked in order to view the image.

Tested Browsers and Operating Systems

The following desktop browsers were tested for this release:

  • Firefox, latest
  • Chrome, latest
  • Safari 7
  • IE10, IE11

The following desktop operating systems were tested for this release:

  • Windows 7
  • Mac OS 10.9 - Mavericks

Tested Mobile Devices

Platform

     Version

Reference Device

iOS

 

6.x / 7.x

  • iPhone 4            
  • iPhone 4S
  • iPad 2

Android

4.x

  • Samsung Galaxy S3
  • Samsung Tab

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