Access Grid 3.1

ANL supported packages

Externally supported packages

3.1 changes

  • Inclusion of media tools from Sumover project
  • Improved bridging support
    • VenueClient displays full list of bridges (instead of limiting list to ten)
    • Maintains bridge cache in the background
    • User preferences for whether and how often to order bridges by proximity; for refreshing the bridge cache manually; and, for user-specified bridge ordering
    • Support for multiple bridge registries
  • Supports organization of Venue data into folders
    • Users can create folders for organizing Venue data
  • Displays timestamps in Jabber chat
  • Support for SharedPresentation on Mac
  • Support for user-specified multicast group for multicast connectivity detection
  • Certificate-based Venue access control
    • Includes required client-side proxy certificate support
  • Venue Client startup time significantly reduced
  • Plugin support
    • New extensibility mechanism allows integration of client-side applications

    Bugs Fixed

    * Bug 1473    Slow Start / No Progress Indication
    * Bug 1496    certificate manger crashes on import of certificate
    * Bug 1527    Venue server stops responding periodically
    * Bug 1534    On a mulitcast enabled network, mulitcast is not available
    * Bug 1537    Node management: service delete not working; service mana...
    * Bug 1547    Adding data to a venue fails
    * Bug 1572    Add timestamps to jabber chat
    * Bug 1574    OSX error: saves files with .* extension
    * Bug 1576    Incorrect addresses given to streams
    * Bug 1583    Can't see any unicast bridges.
    * Bug 1601    Bridge server incorrectly reports that it is out of ports
    * Bug 1605    After error, Logs fill with CleanupClients and Checkpoint...   
    * Bug 1618    AGNodeService problem with UCL RAT
    * Bug 1620    NoCertificates exception trying to install certificate
    * Bug 1626    Not all bridges are listed in the client
    * Bug 1629    Built-in USB Video camera causes error "x86..." in consol...
    * Bug 1638    Allow user to change CPU affinity for vic
    * Bug 1669    Preference Menu, left hand menu window too small
    * Bug 1670    After install AG 3.1 beta will not launch
    * Bug 1672    Shared Presentation on OS X will not launch
    * Bug 1674    VIC seems to reset Videum source/channel mappings
    * Bug 1675    MSVCP71.dll missing w/WinXP AG3.1.0b1
    * Bug 1677    Autoplace opens but without menus
    * Bug 1678    Adding a new service causes existing services to restart
    * Bug 1680    Autoplace doesn't remember settings from "write vic.prefs"
    * Bug 1683    AG3.1 causes .ppt files in Outlook to open in Python
    * Bug 1688    AG does not properly detect the path of Python
    * Bug 1689    Shared Application Session timestamps should be YYYY/MM/DD
    * Bug 1695    Cannot connect to Venue Server with Venue Management Tool
    * Bug 1698    Beacon client does not start
    * Bug 1704    Chat history should not clear when exiting a venue
    * Bug 1707    Back button doesn't properly disconnect from Jabber chat
    * Bug 1709    Win XP 3.1.0b1 Client unable to connect to F7 3.0.2 Server
    * Bug 1710    Not all applicable streams are sent to Services
    * Bug 1719    Cannot enter addresses in shared browser
    * Bug 1727    Services Restart/Revert to Multicast on Node Service Addition
    * Bug 1701    Integrated beacon service started on server-side when dis...
    * Bug 1737    CertificateRequestTool error on Fedora 7
    * Bug 1738    Certificate Request Tool crashes with anonymous request
    * Bug 1744    Windows paths appear in non-Windows node configuration files

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