Major Fixes & Changes
Unreal and Unity Integration Changes
We moved the generic code for integrating the Genvid SDK with
Unreal Engine and Unity to a dedicated folder in
See the 1.23.0 Upgrade Notes for more information on upgrading your game.
Minor Changes and Other Fixes
[documentation] Added Terraform Modules section to the References section.
[documentation] Added instructions on creating and using a Python Virtual Environment for running Genvid Toolbox.
[sdk, composed, gvencode]
framesizesentmetrics are now gauges instead of counters.
[sdk, gvencode] Fixed an Audio/Video and Data offset problem when silent mode is enabled.
[sdk] Fixed issue where the stream fails to resume on Twitch after closing the game and restarting it.
[eventsd] Fixed a crash in
eventsdwhich happened during restart that could lead to a loss of events subscriptions.
[eventsd] Fixed the stream freezing when
[web-sdk] Fixed obsolete data being present in the web client after the game has closed the stream.
[web-sdk] Fixed buffer latency of the Standalone player.
[web-sdk] The es5 version of our library is now distributed to our clients.
[web-sdk] Fixed a reconnection issue between NATS and the events service.
[web-sdk] Fixed a reconnection issue with
[web-sdk] Chroma key compositions will no longer hide game data.
[web sample] Added the volume icon to the Web Sample.
genvid-sdk show-configcan now run properly even when no secrets are present.
upload-images-sdknow creates the NATS-window package.
[toolbox] Added new Job API
/jobs/jobID/settaskgroupcountwhich allows directly setting the group count.
[toolbox] Improved the error messages when rendering job templates.
[toolbox] Fixed Python dependencies that break using Docker for Windows with the Genvid Toolbox.
[toolbox] The Toolbox now uses Azure CLI calls to avoid dependency conflicts between Azure Python API and Azure CLI.
[toolbox] Added debug-level logs to the Azure code base.
[genvid-ami] Added a new
--regionargument to the setup command. You can use this option to override the region used by your Terraform configuration for deploying the game instance.
[game image] Fixed the shortcut to the documentation on the Windows game image.
[openapi] Added the
/consultemplateendpoint definition in the OpenAPI definition file.
[bastion-ui] Terraform Variable editor now supports variables of type Map.
[bastion-ui] The Bastion-UI Terraform page now shows the number of resources allocated by Terraform next to the status. See the Terraform section for more information.
[bastion-ui, cluster-ui] ID for jobs and links of Cluster UI and Bastion UI are no longer editable after they’re created.
[bastion-ui, cluster-ui] Improved the error message for cluster name creation.
[gvencode] Fixed a memory allocation problem when trying to add audio silences.
[gvencode] Improved Audio/Video stream stability.
gvencodeblitting performance and image quality when the input and output format are identical.
[gvencode] Fixed Wipe support in local streaming.
[gvencode] Pointed the data directory for
gvencodeto the correct folder for local streaming.
[terraform] Renamed all the main files in our Terraform modules to
main.tffor better consistency with the Terraform standard.
[terraform] Renamed the new
alb_ssl_clusterto match the
basic_clusterconvention. See the 1.23.0 upgrade notes for more information.
[terraform] Added a way to create
minimal_alb_sslcluster on VPC with multiple subnets per availability zone. A list of allowed subnets to use is now available but optional.
[composed] Improved RTMSP connection/reconnection.
[composed] Fixed a termination when a game connection is lost, preventing the A/V stream from recovering quickly.
[composed] Fixed a
SIGSEGVerror due to a concurrency problem when a source disconnects.
[rootd] Improved stability when used with heavy data streams.
[rootd/eventsd] Increased the memory limit in the cloud.
[commandd/webgateway] We renamed the
webgateway. This also applies to the executable and Docker image.
[commandd/webgateway] Added a Consul key configuration to activate the command legacy-mode where the service is exposed as
[webgateway] The Webgateway service now exposes an
/eventsendpoint, allowing the sending of event batches.
[samples] Game data no longer persists when changing the primary source.
[studio] Fixed an audio crackling noise issue in Studio.
[studio] In Studio, the UI of source 1 reflects the state of source 1 audio. If the UI is grayed, there is no audio. If the UI looks activated, you can hear the audio.
[studio] Adjusted the internal instance-count in the Terraform Settings to support Studio.
[studio] Fixed display issues to enable resize of bottom widgets.
[studio] Fixed display of status panel going over two lines.
[studio] The Audio autofollow state on/off is now preserved after a refresh of the page.
[studio] Audio-follow-video option is now kept when switching scenes.
[studio] After modifying transition and video-mixer values, if the user reloads the page without saving the scene, the values are updated to the scene ones.
[studio] Fixed the Audio Mixer going in silent mode when selecting the default scene after switching the value in the cluster settings.
[studio] Set the value of the
[studio] Fixed a bug where the game data would freeze during a Studio transition.
[studio] The video-mixer primary source is now read properly when creating a new scene while the video mixer option is not selected in the configuration.
[studio] Updated the streaming strategy to a stable low-latency stream.
[studio] Studio always has a scene selected when starting.
[ingest] Ingest stream is now independent of its place in the source order.
[ingest] Fixed Ingest performance problem when no Audio/Video is streamed.
[ingest] Improved OBS Video compatibility for Color Format (NV12, I420, I444, RGB), Color Space (601 or 709), and Color Range (Partial or Full).
[ue4-plugin] Fixed reversed Audio On/Off status in the settings section of the Genvid UE4 editor.
[ue4-plugin] Fixed Genvid Editor Tab auto refresh when a change is made from Cluster-UI.
[unity] You can now specify which version of Unity to use when building the plugin and sample.
[unity] Unity plugins are now compatible with the latest Unity 2019 LTS.
[unity] Fixed a problem that caused an error to be logged despite the
SubmitGameDatafunction being successful.
[unity-plugin] Fixed some issues with the Genvid Window UI under Unity 2019.3+.
[unity-plugin] Fixed Unity Editor slowdown when Genvid Bastion is stopped while the Genvid Window tab is open.
Reload settingsnow updates settings changes in the Unity plugin without having to select another setting.
[cube] When using Twitch, Consul uses a configuration key to set the leaf and web endpoint.
[twitch] Updated our Twitch API support to the new version by adding the
[tick] Updated instructions for dealing with a lack of resources on the internal worker. See the 1.23.0 upgrade notes for more information.
[loadtester] Completed a major rewrite of the Load Tester sample and renamed it
loadtester. See the Load Tester section for information on the updates.
[loadtester] Removed the
load_testmodule as well as the test instance type. Use the public instance, instead.
consul-templateto version 0.24.1