Kaltura Video Package V4 for Moodle Release Notes

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Version 4.1

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video Plugin for Moodle, released June 2017. This version includes added support for Moodle 3.3 and the Boost theme. This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information. 

Version

4.1

Release date

June 2017

Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 3.3: Kaltura Release 4.1 (2017062533)

Moodle 3.2: Kaltura Release 4.1 (2017062132)

Moodle 3.1: Kaltura Release 4.1 (2017062131)

KAF Version

5.60.x

What's New in this Version:

  • Moodle 3.3 support
  • Responsive player design.

    In the Browse Search and Embed workflow, the player embedded is now responsive and will adjust its size per the frame dimensions. The 3 original size options still apply. 

  • Support for the Moodle Boost Theme.
    • Media Gallery location under the Settings tab
    • Media Gallery location in a block
    • Media Gallery location in the new left navigation bar
    • My-Media location in the user menu
  • Support for the ‘Current Course’ tab removal.

    The ‘Current Course’ was removed by Moodle In the navigation block. The Kaltura Media Gallery will no longer be available there. The Kaltura Media Gallery now located on ‘My Courses’, at the end of each course. 

 

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-14001

Fixed the  Event Log URLS (link in github)

KMS-14002

Deprecated use of stdClass object (link in github)

KMS-14013

The Embed button icon in TinyMCE editor is no longer missing.

KMS-14392

The scroll bar on the assignment submission BSE (v3.3 only) is no longer missing.


Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-14422

Some screens and the player may be cut off on the iPad portrait view.

 

 

 

 

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

KALDEV-593

A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.

KALDEV-626

A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.

SUP-3512

Migration to this version may require disabling the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.11

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video Plugin for Moodle, released December 2016. This version includes added support for Moodle 3.2. This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information. 

Version 4.0.11
Release date December 2016
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 3.2: Kaltura Release 4.0.11 (2016122232)

Moodle 3.1: Kaltura Release 4.0.11 (2016122231)

Moodle 3.0: Kaltura Release 4.0.11 (2016122230)

KAF Version 5.55.x

What's New in this Version:

1. Moodle 3.2 support - the newly-released Boost Theme is not supported at this stage.

2. Grade Book integration - added support for the Kaltura Interactive Video Quiz and Moodle grade book integration. This is only supported in the Moodle 3.2 package. For additional information please see:Interactive Video Quiz Moodle Grade Book User Guide and Interactive Video Quiz Moodle Gradebook Integration Deployment Guide.

3. Kaltura Video Presentation Resource Deprecation - previously-created content is supported.

 

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-13221

Rich Text Editor integration button updated to new Kaltura logo

KMS-11623

Video Presentation Resource Deprecation

KMS-12873

Moodle 3.2 Verification

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-13388

If enableAssignmentSubmission set to Yes, and the user role is equal to or lower than the assignmentSubmissionMaxRole field, there will be an issue with creating an external tool IVQ assignment. 

KMS-2542

A Kaltura Video Presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduction of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF) - The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing the text color option in the Edit Entry page does not work properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF) - The collapsed view does not react on the Shared Repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video from V3 to V4 in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in the small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation Description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 Migration to this version may require disabling the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.10

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video Plugin for Moodle, released July 2016. This version includes added support for Moodle 3.1. This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information. 

Version 4.0.10
Release date July 2016
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 3.1: Kaltura Release 4.0.10 (2016070731)

Moodle 3.0: Kaltura Release 4.0.10 (2016070730)

Moodle 2.9: Kaltura Release 4.0.10 (2016070729)

KAF Version 5.49.x

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-11624

Moodle 3.1 verification

KMS-11854

Added support for locally assigned roles and group limited users.

SUP-7324

The issue causing newly embedded content to not show up when using the old BSE has been resolved.

SUP-7348

The issue causing a DNS error when updating an entry has been resolved.

SUP-8116 

The issue causing difficulty with saving changes for feedback on a media assignment submission has been resolved.

KMS-11337

The plugin is now sending the "launch_presentation_url" parameter in every LTI launch for language detection.

KMS-10750

The error causing issues with the full screen display has been resolved.

KMS-11871

The error causing issues with preview and embed of a video resource on IE has been resolved.

KMS-11965

The error causing issues with scrolling in the BSE window has been resolved.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduction of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the Shared Repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in the small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation Description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 Migration to this version may require disabling the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.08

This version includes added support for Moodle 3.0. This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information. 

Version 4.0.08
Release date December 2015
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 3.0: Kaltura Release 4.0.08 (2015120930)

Moodle 2.9: Kaltura Release 4.0.08 (2015120909)

Moodle 2.8: Kaltura Release 4.0.08 (2015122708)

KAF Version 5.37.04

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

SUP-4063

The message shown when grading a Kaltura video assignment where no submissions are available yet, has been updated.

SUP-6548

The issue causing the following error: "Error reading from database" when grading a submission has been resolved.

SUP-6754

When grading a Kaltura video assignment, all students will be listed, including students that have not submitted assignments yet.

KMS-9555

All the Kaltura Tool's icons have been updated.

KMS-9330

The video section will be automatically opened in the Kaltura Video Resource page.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduction of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the Shared Repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in the small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation Description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 Migratiion to this version may require disabling the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.07

This version includes added support for Moodle 2.9. This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information. 

Version 4.0.07
Release date September 2015
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 2.9: Kaltura Release 4.0.07 (2015091609)

Moodle 2.8: Kaltura Release 4.0.07 (2015090708)

Moodle 2.7: Kaltura Release 4.0.07 (2015090707)

KAF Version 5.30.05

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

SUP-3619

The issue with cross site scripting in IE has been resolved.

SUP-4944

The issue causing the error wihen embedding content via the TinyMCE on IE has been resolved.

SUP-3804

The issue causing the "Submit" button to move down the page after submitting a media assignment has been resolved.

KMS-8733

The issue causing the full screen not to work for media assignments has been resolved.

KMS-8735

The issue causing the "Exit" button to appear out of the media assignment box has been resolved.

KMS-8846

The issue causing the "Grade Submission" screen to be cut from the screen has been resolved.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduction of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing  the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the Shared Repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in the small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation Description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 The migration might require to disable the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.04

This version now includes added support for Moodle 2.8. This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information. 

Version 4.0.04
Release date March 2015
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 2.8: Kaltura Release 4.0.04 (2015021108)

Moodle 2.7: Kaltura Release 4.0.04 (2015021107)

Moodle 2.6: Kaltura Release 4.0.04 (2015021106)

Moodle 2.5: Kaltura Release 4.0.04 (2015021105)

KAF Version 5.18.10

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

SUP-3539

The issue causing the following error: "Cannot find data record in database table course_modules" has been resolved.

KMS-6000

Removed two functions that are being called that have been deprecated in Moodle 2.8.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduction of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing  the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the shared repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in the small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation Description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 The migration might require to disable the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.03

This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information.

Version 4.0.03
Release date January 2015
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 2.7: Kaltura Release 4.0.03 (2015012507)

Moodle 2.6: Kaltura Release 4.0.03 ((2015012506)

Moodle 2.5: Kaltura Release 4.0.03 (2015012505)

KAF Version 5.17.07

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

SUP-3493

The issue causing the following migration error: "Exception - Invalid entry id" has been resolved.

SUP-3537

The issue causing the following migration error: "Exception - Entry id "3" not found" has been resolved.

SUP-3519

The issue causing the following migration error: "Entry already assigned to this category" has been resolved.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduciton of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing  the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the shared repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 The migration might require to disable the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications.

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Version 4.0.02

This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information.

Version 4.0.2
Release date January 2015
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 2.7: Kaltura Release 4.0.02 (2014121807)

Moodle 2.6: Kaltura Release 4.0.02 (2014121806)

Moodle 2.5: Kaltura Release 4.0.02 (2014121805)

KAF Version 5.16.10

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

SUP-3517 The issue causing the following migration error: "unable to determine the root category id" has been resolved.
KMS-5334 The issue causing the video resources to not work after migration has been resolved.
KMS-5210 The issue causing the migration to not complete while selecting continue has been resolved.
KMS-5543 The issue causing the following error: "Entry should be created by current user or user is not entitled to categories entry is published to" when playing an entry after a second migration, has been resolved.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura Video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduciton of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing  the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the shared repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 The migration might require to disable the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications

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Version 4.0

This version supports automatic migration of content from version V3 of the package. Please refer to the section on Content Migration for important information.

Version 4.0
Release date October 2014
Supported Moodle Versions

Moodle 2.7: Kaltura Release 4.0.01 (2014102807)

Moodle 2.6: Kaltura Release 4.0.01 (2014102106)

Moodle 2.5: Kaltura Release 4.0.01 (2014102105)

KAF Version 5.11.107

Resolved Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-4030

The 'x' icon on the search bar on mobile devices is now working properly.

FEC-1729

The full screen display is woring properly for image entries.

Known Issues

Ticket Number

Description

KMS-2542

A Kaltura Video presentation may not be viewed properly on mobile devices. The introduciton of the Kaltura HTML5 Video Presentation Player should resolve this issue.

KMS-2519

Moodle (KAF)- The Shared Repository header displays the repository counter (with a value of 1), instead of displaying "Shared Repository".

KMS-2486

Changing  the text color option in the Edit Entry page is not working properly on Internet Explorer.

KMS-2875

Moodle (KAF)- The collapsed view does not react on the shared repository tab inside the Browse, Search and Embed module.

KAL-DEV-628

A redundant scroll bar appears when migrating a video in TinyMCE in a Kaltura Video Resource from V3 to V4.

Limitations

Ticket Number

Description

FEC-1687

The full screen button in small and medium Video Presentations is not visible.
KMS-2487 HTML tags appear in the video presentation description field when creating a new video presentation.
KMS-2547 It is not possible to upload captions on mobile devices.
KALDEV-593 A Video Resource may be displayed incorrectly when adding media via the TinyMCE and Add Media.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource may be migrated incorrectly if the video was also added via the TinyMCE.
SUP-3512 The migration might require to disable the 32 category limitation by Kaltura Customer Care and will require a temporary scheduled downtime for non-KAF applications

Content Migration

Please make sure to read the Kaltura Video Package V4 for Moodle Installation and Upgrade Guide before upgrading from the Kaltura Video Package V3.

Content migration was tested and verified on the following enviornment

  • CentOS 6.5, Apache 2.2.15, PHP 5.3.3
  • CentOS 6.5, Apache 2.2.15, PHP 5.4.23
  • Fedora 19, Apache 2.4.10, PHP 5.5.15

Known Issues and Limitation for Migration

KALDEV-632 Entries shared with multiple courses in V3 may not migrate properly when running on PHP versions below 5.3.29.
KALDEV-626 A video presentation resource migrated incorrectly if the video was added also via TinyMCE.

Important Configuration Notes

  • When changing the KAF root category in the KMC, it is mandatory to update the Shared Repository by opening the KAF Admin Consle > Hosted > Shared repository field and clicking the Update button.

  • The default role-mapping settings for Students allow:

    • Accessing and adding media via My Media

    • Publishing media to the Shared Repository (previsouly known as "Shared with Site")

    • Publishing media to courses Media Gallery. Published entries will require moderation by a faculty member.

  • The default settings for Teachers (and administrator) allow:

    • Accessing and adding media via My Media

    • Publishing media to the Shared Repository (previsouly known as "Shared with Site".

    • Publishing media to courses Media Gallery. Published entries will require moderation by a faculty member.

  • Changing Moodle course names: When the name of an active course is changed in Moodle, it is only updated in the KMC (and KAF) after the first time a user accesses the Media Gallery of that course.

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