@tobydox tobydox released this Aug 7, 2018 · 1 commit to master since this release

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This is the first maintenance release of Veyon 4.1 adressing various stability and reliability issues.

Changes since 4.1.0

  • Fix crashes in Veyon Master on client disconnects
  • Fix logon and access control with domain users
  • Fix issues with partial screen updates or black screens on Windows
  • Reset username for unchecked computers in Veyon Master
  • Improve Veyon Master performance when monitoring many clients
  • Improve installer for Windows 10
  • Fix uninstallation issues with Interception driver on Windows 10
  • Prevent DLL hijacking on systems where sas.dll is not available
  • Make systemd service installation directory configurable
  • Update translations

@tobydox tobydox released this Jul 23, 2018 · 39 commits to master since this release

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This is the final release of Veyon 4.1. Please see our blog post at https://veyon.io/blog/2018/07/23/veyon-4-1-released/ for all changes compared to Veyon 4.0.x.

Changes since 4.1 RC

  • Add button for hiding powered off computers in Master
  • Lots of bug fixes regarding systemd support and system integration on Linux
  • Massively improve remote control performance
  • New timeout handling to detect offline computers much quicker and avoid hanging connections
  • Fix open of predefined websites and programs
  • Extend help for various CLI commands
  • Update translations
Pre-release

@tobydox tobydox released this Jul 3, 2018 · 139 commits to master since this release

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This is the release candidate of Veyon 4.1. Early adopters may want to try this out, even for production usage.

Changes since 4.1 Beta

  • Optimize integration of translation resources
  • Add computer name to remote control window title
  • Make content of thumbnail caption in Master configurable
  • Overall security improvements by enabling appropriate hardening techniques
  • Reduce risks of buffer overflows in network modules (avoid functions such as sscanf(), strcpy() etc. and add more checks)
  • Fix crash in Wake-on-LAN module
  • Improve session handling on Linux which fixes server not being started properly under several circumstances
  • Run worker for system tray icon as user process which fixes hidden tray icon on Linux in some setups
  • Improve screen lock icon
  • Update translations
Pre-release

@tobydox tobydox released this May 7, 2018 · 241 commits to master since this release

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This is the beta release of Veyon 4.1. We still suggest to download Veyon 4.0.x for production usage.

Changes since 4.1 Alpha

  • Fix hanging Veyon Configurator on some Linux distributions due to systemd issues
  • Fix configurable location of user-specific VeyonMaster configuration file
  • Fix empty context menu items for active features in Veyon Master
  • Rewrite shutdown/reboot/session logout on Linux to use DBus calls
  • More plugin API improvements
  • Provide binary package for Ubuntu 18.04 and Fedora 27
  • Implement export command for CLI module networkobjects
  • Prepopulate authentication key name when importing via Configurator
  • Integrate latest translations
  • Add experimental multi session support (enable via veyon-ctl config set Service/MultiSession true)
Pre-release

@tobydox tobydox released this Apr 11, 2018 · 318 commits to master since this release

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This is the first public alpha release of Veyon 4.1. Please use this version for testing only as it still might contain serious bugs. Download Veyon 4.0.x for production usage.

Release highlights

  • Arrangeable computers in Master via drag and drop
  • Configurable refresh interval and background color for Master
  • Full systemd service support on Linux
  • Completely revised authentication key management for both Configurator and command line
  • Computer and room management at the command line
  • Import rooms and computers from CSV and text files
  • Add SSL/TLS support to LDAP/AD module
  • Predefined programs and websites for "run program" and "open website" features can be configured
  • All passwords in configuration are now encrypted
  • Platform-specific functions moved to platform plugins
  • Windows builds based on updated toolchain with GCC 7.3, Qt 5.9 and OpenSSL 1.1

@tobydox tobydox released this Apr 12, 2018 · 11 commits to 4.0 since this release

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This is another maintenance release of the stable Veyon 4.0.x series.

Please use 4.0.7 or newer on Windows as the input device interception driver included in 4.0.6 might stop your input devices from working at all!

Changes and bug fixes since v4.0.5

  • Fixed remote view/control with server ports other than default (11100)
  • Library updates
    • OpenSSL 1.0.2o
    • OpenLDAP 2.4.46
  • Updated translations
  • Cleanups and minor build system tunings
  • Update of input device interception driver

@tobydox tobydox released this Mar 14, 2018 · 18 commits to 4.0 since this release

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This is another maintenance release of the stable Veyon 4.0.x series.

Changes and bug fixes since v4.0.4

  • Fix potential memory leak in VNC server connection
  • LDAP: fix crash and improve error message handling when connection fails
  • Enable missing features of VNC server for Linux
  • Reduce Windows binary size by stripping DLLs
  • Updated translations
  • Provide packages for openSUSE 42.3

@tobydox tobydox released this Jan 25, 2018 · 36 commits to 4.0 since this release

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This is another maintenance release of the stable Veyon 4.0.x series.

Changes and bug fixes since v4.0.3

  • Windows: only optionally query domain groups for access control as this may take a long time and make Veyon applications hang
  • PowerControl: broadcast Wake-on-LAN packets to UDP port 9
  • Linux: install XDG files and icons for application menu entries
  • Linux: install PolicyKit file to enable admin password prompt
  • Linux: enable more features for builtin x11vnc server at build time (usage of XFixes and XDamage extensions)
  • Linux: added support to use external x11vnc server binary (run cmake with VEYON_X11VNC_EXTERNAL=ON)
  • Updated translations
  • Various build system related improvements