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Date

Version

Stable

4/28/2020

8.34.0

Added

Fixed

  • Tracking VMAP breakStart and breakEnd events when containing VAST tag is empty
  • Inefficient handling of EventStream events on period switches
  • Smooth live streams stopping playback after some time
  • Segment downloads sometimes being cancelled too aggressively
  • CEA-608/708 captions stuck during and after SSAI in HLS stream when using NativePlayer
  • Playback stops when seeking back to 0

Stable

4/14/2020

8.33.0

Changed

Fixed

  • Seeking on non-seekable streaming ads using the video element API directly
  • Pixelated picture when switching between unencrypted and encrypted segments
  • MPD update stops when both DASH and HLS source is provided in SourceConfig
  • Certain segments being disregarded after a discontinuity on HLS with MPEG-TS
  • Subtitles not showing in fullscreen on iOS/Safari
  • Wrong playback position when restoring main content after ad break
  • Multiple VMAP tracking URLs for same tracking event type

Stable

4/7/2020

8.32.1

Added

  • Legacy SSL support on Samsung Tizen

Stable

3/31/2020

8.32.0

Added

Fixed

Stable

3/17/2020

8.31.0

Added

Fixed

  • Seeking back when VOD stream ended
  • HLS adaptation logic would fail to switch to other renditions if playlist was missing resolution information
  • Unloading a source failing on Tizen
  • Duplicate PlaybackFinished events after loading different technologies
  • Not respecting startupBitrate on content restoration for VOD

Stable

3/3/2020

8.30.1

Fixed

  • Audio tracks being removed on HLS discontinuity
  • DRM-protected live streams getting stuck
  • Transition back to DRM-protected main content after ads fails

Stable

3/3/2020

8.30.0

Added

  • Support for byte-ranged WebM content
  • Support for WebVTT inline styles
  • Webos player module to support switching between protected/unprotected content

Fixed

  • Failing to play back MPEG-TS streams when the Tizen module is active
  • Decoding error when playing back unencrypted content with a DRM config on LG 2017 devices
  • Rapid seeking could lead to the player loading segments at the wrong position with SegmentTimeline streams
  • DRM protected playback when DRM config is present in manifest but not in Source config
  • Multiple encryption transitions for DASH assets on WebOS devices
  • VTT subtitle cues not getting updated when seeking back

Stable

2/18/2020

8.29.1

Fixed

Stable

2/17/2020

8.29.0

Added

  • Envivio module to handle specifics of the Envivio packager
  • onLog callback to the LogsConfig that is invoked whenever a message is logged

Fixed

Stable

2/3/2020

8.28.0

Added

  • Smarter adaptation set merging where only adaptation sets with the same language get merged
  • Reuse DRM session across client side ad transitions, no additional license requests
  • Enhanced support for WebVTT subtitles by recognizing a multitude of additional options available from SubtitleCueEvent.vtt, including regions, voice spans, class spans, text direction, text alignment, positioning, and size.

Fixed

  • PlayerEvent.SegmentPlayback sometimes being fired at the wrong playback time when using HLS sources with multiple qualities
  • Wrong error message when MEDIA_ERR_DECODE is fired by video element
  • Potentially stalling for a long time when trying to play over a discontinuity when the playlist contains duplicate segment URLs in different discontinuity sequences
  • Metadata event not firing on each segment with ID3 HLS sources
  • Loading the same segment for two different qualities when playing at the DVR edge in a HLS live stream and the player stalls while segments drop out
  • Skipping the first segment in a playlist when playing at the DVR edge in a HLS live stream and a quality switch happens while segments drop out
  • Discontinuity adjustments are not made on Fragmented Subtitles
  • Potentially long stalling when switching qualities right at HLS discontinuity boundaries
  • Wrong timing of SegmentPlayback and Metadata events with ServiceWorker
  • Improved segment_encryption_transition_handling tweak to behave more seamlessly and add support for new Edge
  • Captions not being properly parsed after discontinuity transitions in HLS streams

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