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  • v6.0.3 Changes

    January 23, 2016

    What's New with Darwin Streaming Server 6.0.3

    • ๐ŸŽ DSS now builds and runs 64-bit on MacOS X
    • โšก๏ธ Updates for example modules:
      • The example Authorization module has been updated.
        Source code is available in: APIModules/QTSSDemoAuthorizationModule.bproj
      • The example Spam Defense module has been updated.
        Source code is available in: APIModules/QTSSSpamDefenseModule.bproj
      • An example RTSP redirect module has been included
        Source code is available in: APIModules/QTSSDemoRedirectModule.bproj
      • Example modules are installed into:
        ๐ŸŽ (MacOS X): /Library/QuickTimeStreamingServer/Modules.disabled
        (other Unix): /usr/local/sbin/StreamingServerModules
    • ๐Ÿ‘ OS X based user account support is added using Apple Open Directory services and includes LDAP and Active Directory user account authentication and authorization
    • Separate thread pools are used for RTSP processing and RTP processing
    • ๐Ÿš€ Performance is improved on OS X systems with 4 and 8 cores over previous releases.
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Supports hinted files greater than 4GB in size.
    • ๐ŸŽ The posted pre-built MacOS package runs on MacOS X 10.5 or later only
    • ๐Ÿ— No build support yet for non-Mac OS X systems (open source submissions are needed to build on other platforms)
    • No longer posting pre-built install binaries for non-Mac OS X systems.
      ๐Ÿ”– Version 5.5.5 for Linux and Windows can be downloaded from http://developer.apple.com/opensource/server/streaming/index.html

    ๐Ÿš€ This release contains open source submissions for the following issues:

    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed compilation problem on Solaris 10u3 (Stefan Parvu)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed access log c-bytes value (Amir Wolf)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed access log CPU utilization value
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed compilation problem on FC6 linux PPC (Matthew McGillis)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix to allow streaming of files with bad hint track references, allows compatibility with some popular encoders (Fredrik Widlund)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix StreamingProxy compilation problems for some non-MacOSX platforms
    • โž• Added a HowTo for uninstalling DSS on a MacOS X system
    • ๐Ÿง Misc. fixes for Debian linux (Ben Humpert)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed problem with video sync frame detection for MacOS X on Intel (Lorenzo Vicisano)
  • v5.5.5 Changes

    January 23, 2016

    What's New with Darwin Streaming Server 5.5.5

    ๐Ÿš€ Darwin Streaming Server 5.5.5 is a new release containing open source submissions for the following issues:

    • Compilation problems using gcc 4 (Andreas Thienemann)
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for SDPs created by VLC and Mpeg4IP (David Moore)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix date display in DSS Web Admin (Maksym Veremeyenko)
    • ๐Ÿ‘ Better support for streaming through NAT (Denis Ahrens)
    • ๐Ÿ‘ Better support for running DSS on a multi-homed system (Denis Ahrens)
    • Relaying problems with VLC (Alessandro Falaschi, http://labtel.ing.uniroma1.it/opencdn/darwinp.html)
    • ๐Ÿ”’ A security fix for possible stack and heap overflow attacks in the StreamingProxy (CVE-2007-0748, CVE-2007-0749)
    • ๐Ÿ”€ A fix for sync sample searching on OS X.
    • A fix for an infinite loop when the server fails to bind to streaming ports.
    • An enhancement allowing RTSP requests to contain the hh:mm:ss format for the npt value (Fredrik Widlund)