Console 2.0.0 Release Notes

Console 2.0.0 Release Notes

 Product Release: July 9, 2013

Release Notes Updated: July 9, 2013


This major release of Aspera Console 2.0 offers the following new features:

         A completely redesigned and refactored user interface

         Queueing feature (for transfers started in Console)

         Notification configuration and distribution information

         License keys can now be entered or uploaded directly through the Console user interface.


         #16791 - not getting email notification when email addresses are mangled in Chrome and IE9

         #19140 - in a cluster, if multiple processes try to use asctl, the config file can get reset, preventing use of component

         #9588 - adding user via console prompts to restart central if user has special character in username

         #20728 - enhancement - offer hourly time interval for console reporting

         #20590 - Console 1.7.3 upgrade fails on sles11

         #21004 - console needs to handle large directory browsing better

         #21890 - SCHEMA - change id field for fasp_files to type bigint


         #8635 - On the “Connect” tab, changing the port from 40001 fails.  If the port is changed, Aspera Central will fail to reload.  The following error is thrown: “Network Error: Unable to contact Aspera Central server: Unable to connect to remote server/proxy. Connect attempted to, port <port #>.” Restore the port to 40001 if you encounter this error.

         #8848 - An advanced report that does not have a date range will fail to repeat at the scheduled time.  Workaround:Add $REPORT_PERIOD_END and $REPORT_PERIOD_START to the advanced report.

         #9153 - Existing SSH Tunnels connections will fail if the "SSH Tunnel Start Port" is changed.  The connection status may report "SOAP Connection Problem.". If you add nodes, the nodes page may show a “duplicate UUID” error where added nodes wind up with the same UUID. Workaround: Restarting the SOAP Poller will fix broken connections and correct the duplicate UUID problem..

         #9184 - A scheduled report with a custom report period that is re-scheduled to repeat will run, but not repeat.

         #13662 - Running the purge task recreates any scheduled transfers that were cancelled.

         #19334 - If you perform a search for remote groups that start with backslash (\) or asterisk (*), Console cannot find them. This is due to Shares being unable to find groups starting with these characters.


         Windows XP, 2003, 2008

         Linux RedHat, CentOS, or SUSE

         (Linux only) Aspera Common Components 1.2.8

         Firefox 4+, Safari 5.1+, IE 7+, or Google Chrome


         Console 1.7.3 Release Notes

         Console 1.7.2 Release Notes

         Console 1.6.0 Release Notes

         Console 1.5.6 Release Notes



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OTHER RESOURCES (requires your company software download credentials to access)

         Aspera Console 2.0 Admin Guide (Windows)

         Aspera Console 2.0 Admin Guide (Linux)

         Aspera Console 2.0 User Guide


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