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airControl 2.1.1 Beta3 released!

Hi all,

 

I'm pleased to announce airControl 2.1.1 Beta3

 

IMPORTANT! Make sure you read these release notes before posting any new issues to the forum!

 

We highly recommend Chrome Web Browser for Web Client.

 

INSTALLATION NOTES:

 

Java requirements

Important! Starting from v2.1 beta the minimum supported Java version is 8.

We bundle Java 8 runtime with Windows and Mac OS X installs. For Linux Java must be upgraded manually.

 

HTTPS Port
The default port for Web Client is 9082. If you type http://<server address>:9081 url into browser, you will be always redirected to secure connection on port 9082(or other configured port). We support only SSL/TLS protocol.

 

To change the port used by Web Client you must modify property server.secure.port in ac_server.properties file or change Server Settings > HTTPS Port setting in using Desktop Client or Web Client. Normally installer should update this property to 9082. Please check your ac_server.properties file to see if server.secure.port was updated. If not, change it to 9082 or other value to avoid conflicts with existing applications and restart server.


32 bit and 64 bit installers
We provide different installers for 32 and 64 bit versions Java. Make sure you choose the same architecture installer as Java version installed on your system. If you get errors like java.exe is damaged on Microsoft Windows it is very likely that you are using incorrect version of java.

 

Microsoft Windows and antivirus service
You might need to disable your antivirus if you are having problems installing airControl on Microsoft Windows.

 

Manually setting up PostgreSQL
PostgreSQL 9.4 or later is required. We strongly recommend using latest version of PostgreSQL.
You only need to create a new database and create database user with write permissions, database schema will be initialized by airControl automatically.


You should provide database settings during installation. Later you can edit ac_server.properties file to modify any database connection properties manually.

 

 

UPGRADE NOTES:


We support upgrade from v2.0 GA and later. And make sure you make a backup before upgrading.

 

IMPORTANT! DESKTOP CLIENT UPGRADE USING INSTALLER IS MANDATORY.

 

If you upgrade Desktop Client using installer and it complains about not supported version you should uninstall client software first.

 

Downgrade to older versions is not supported.

 

 

KNOWN ISSUES:

 

Java 9
Currently there are some compatiblity issues with Java 9 and Desktop Client might render incorrectly. Server and Web Client should work as expected. So if you experience issues with Desktop Client, you should use Java 8 instead.


* Some MacOS X clients might experience graphical issues. Try adding -DenableTextureCoordFix to airControl2Client.vmoptions in client installation root.

 

* Postgres user password can not contain single and double quote characters (' and ").

 

REST API documentation:
You can access documentation using following url https://localhost:9082/api/v1/documentation/
Accessing documentation does not require authentication, but executing a query will require user to be logged in.

 

CHANGELOG:

 

[2.1.1 Beta3] - 2019.01.11

 

### Fixed
- Updating UNMS status causes devices to stop drawing charts
- Web Client: chart export to csv generates empty columns
- Web Client: chart drawing issues

 

### Changed
- Updated Jetty web server to v9.4.14
- Web Client: charts now draw only using SVG at a minimal interval of minute
- Removed redundant diagnostics page
- Renamed UNMS uri to UNMS Key

  


DOWNLOAD:

 

IMPORTANT! Always read release notes and make sure you follow instructions before posting new issues to the forum!

 

Windows Server/Client installer 64bit: aircontrol-v2.1.1-beta3-win64.exe
Windows Server/Client installer 32bit: aircontrol-v2.1.1-beta3-win32.exe
Linux Server/Client installer 64bit: aircontrol-v2.1.1-beta3-unix64.bin
Linux Server/Client installer 32bit: aircontrol-v2.1.1-beta3-unix32.bin
Mac OS Client installer: aircontrol-v2.1.1-beta3-mac.dmg

Debian installer for CRM Point: aircontrol_v2.1.1-beta3_all.deb 

 

Enjoy using and please report new problems or usability change requests in separate threads.

 

Thanks,
Karolis

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