Opencast 9: Release Notes

Important Changes

Features

Improvements

API changes

Additional Notes about 9.1

This release contains an important bugfix where unprivileged users could not upload videos, before.

Additional Notes about 9.2

A completely new system for securing static file content has been integrated. While is is not active by default for compatibility to older 9.x releases, it can be easily enabled and used to ensure access to static files has the same security checks you are already used to from the player and from other user interfaces.

Release Schedule

Date Phase
October 5th Feature freeze
November 9th–November 15th Translation week
November 16th–November 29th Public QA phase
December 15th Release of Opencast 9.0

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