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PKS October 2008 Beta

Rating:        Based on 4 ratings
Reviewed:  4 reviews
Downloads: 1959
Released: Oct 31, 2008
Updated: Dec 8, 2008 by awinters
Dev status: Beta Help Icon

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Documentation PKS October 2008 ~ Documentation
documentation, 910K, uploaded Nov 1, 2008 - 823 downloads

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Source Code PKS October 2008 ~ Source Code
source code, 13955K, uploaded Oct 31, 2008 - 469 downloads
Application PKS October 2008 ~ Binaries
application, 1463K, uploaded Oct 31, 2008 - 667 downloads

Release Notes

PKS October 2008 Beta Discussion:

Release Features
  • Full support for Silverlight 2 RTW
    • Podcasting Upload Control
  • Office Communicator 2007 ~ Presence Support
    • Podcaster Presence (PKSHomepage, PodcastDetail, Podcasters, PodcasterDetail)
  • Updated CBQ Override web part
    • List View Added
    • Page number and total podcasts displayed
    • Updated filtering functionality and UI
  • Updated Media Encoder Service
    • Configuration managed in SharePoint list
  • New Silverlight player includes thumbnail display
  • PodcastDetail Page
    • Edit Podcast and Re-encode Podcast web parts created automatically during deployment
  • Added sub site functionality
  • Updated PodcastDetail Page query string to be limited to 256 characters or less for better Outlook link compatibility.
  • Support for multiple podcast libraries

Known Issue(s)
  • When upgrading, after the install of the October 2008 Beta release a duplicate set of "<controls> </controls>" remains in the web.config, delete the tags and reset IIS.
  • In certain Windows Server 2008 environments the MediaEncoderService.exe restarts randomly without logging errors to the application, system event or encoder logs.
    • The symptoms are thumbnails are not generated and podcasts are not re-encoded.
    • The work around is to change the default MediaEncoder.ConfigInterval from 60000 to 3600000. This will mean that updates to your configuration that are made will only be checked every hour.

Reviews for this release

Just left some issues to fix, but this was a great release. A lot of bugs in a short time was fixed, Great Job
by LegendsofTheKid on Nov 21, 2008 at 2:03 PM
Great "youtube-like" application, with potential to become excellent. Difficult to install, but once you're there you'll sure make your staff quite impressed.
by Tourpe on Nov 15, 2008 at 4:23 PM
does it gonna works in french ? but it still soo great features :) Michael Nokhamzon,
by Mickey75019 on Nov 13, 2008 at 5:44 PM
Good feartures with Latest things
by zahirattar on Nov 5, 2008 at 12:15 PM