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v2.2

Version 2.2

v2.2.2

Release Date: May 10, 2016 (Build 150)

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where the SDK would crash if the containing Activity finished during an IMA ad request
  • Fixed an issue where IMA midrolls would not play if a postroll was defined
  • Fixed an issue where discontinuities would result in a frozen or black screen

v2.2.1

Release Date: Apr 25, 2016 (Build 149)

New Features

  • Audio Playback in Background
  • Full-Playlist IMA Ad Schedules
  • Added cookie support, including ability to play HLS streams using Akamai's SecureHD HD Token Authorization

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where IMA prerolls wouldn't play during a live stream
  • Fixed an issue where HLS streams would show up as DVR after an IMA ad played
  • Fixed an issue where the SDK would crash after a postroll if an IMA ad had been defined with a percentage offset
  • Fixed an issue where pressing reply after an bad IMA (e.g. empty VAST) would result in a doubled UI
  • Fixed an issue where seeking ahead past midroll ads would force all ads to play instead of the last one
  • Fixed an issue where the player would not initialize when it had been instantiated with a PlayerConfig containing a playlist
  • Fixed an issue where HLS streams that did not contain 'm3u8' in the URL would not play
  • Fixed an issue where IMA VMAP postrolls would not play in a playlist except for the last playlist item

v2.2.0

Release Date: Apr 08, 2016 (Build 148)

New Features

  • DVR for Live Streams in HLS
  • CEA-608 Captions in HLS
  • In-Manifest WebVTT subtitles in HLS & MPEG-DASH
  • VAST 3.0 Non-Linear Ads

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where the poster image in audio-only playlists did not remain on screen
  • Fixed an issue related to loading new media during an IMA ad break
  • Fixed an issue where finishing an activity before initialization is done results in a phantom player playing in background.
  • Fixed an issue where controls(false) still allowed the loading spinner to show and the captions to shift position for a controlbar that is not there.
  • Fixed an issue where the replay button would rotate after playing an IMA postroll.