Gekkota OS for SMT210

RELEASE NOTE

IMPORTANT: In case you wish to upgrade your SMT210 devices from Gekkota 3 middleware (3.12.XX) to Gekkota 4 middleware (4.11.1X), it is recommended to contact support@qeedji.tech to know the impact of this migration. Check also the software compatibilities below, and remember that you won’t be allowed to downgrade to a Gekkota 3 middleware afterwards. The specific SMT210 RMA (or Return Merchandise Authorization) consisting in downgrading the middleware Gekkota 4 back to the middleware Gekkota 3 is not covered by the warranty of the device

Never make electric unplug on your player while software upgrade is in progress (green led blinking 6 times every 4 seconds) else the player may not be able to work properly

2019-10-17 V4.11.12 download

IMPORTANT IN CASE MIGRATION V3.12.XX TO 4.11.12
  • Before upgrading to Gekkota 4 middleware:
    • Ensure that your current SMT210 middleware version is at least 3.12.20 (and not a beta version)
    • In case already using SignMeeting, check that the SignMeeting version running on the devices is well 1.13.10 (or above). For further information, read the SignMeeting user manual.
  • Once the migration Gekkota 3 to Gekkota 4 is done:
    • Ensure to use App version which are compatible
    • your previous projects may be not compatible. For further information, contact support@qeedji.tech
    • some license may be required. For further information, contact support@qeedji.tech
    • In case a message App format not recognized is displayed after a publication, check that the content is generated with the appropriate format (Gekkota 3 vs Gekkota 4)
BUG FIX, NEW FEATURES, MINOR UPDATES
  • In some case, the device could not start after a Gekkota 3.XX.YY to Gekkota 4.XX.YY software migration. A power supply unplug/plug was required to solve the issue.

INFORMATION


DOCUMENTATION

SUPPORTED MEDIAS

CONFIGURATION SCRIPT

SDK DEVELOPERS

KNOWN LIMITATIONS

OLD VERSIONS HISTORY


2019-06-21 V4.11.11

IMPORTANT IN CASE MIGRATION V3.12.XX TO 4.11.11
  • Before upgrading to Gekkota 4 middleware:
    • Ensure that your current SMT210 middleware version is at least 3.12.20 (and not a beta version)
    • In case already using SignMeeting, check that the SignMeeting version running on the devices is well 1.13.10 (or above). For further information, read the SignMeeting user manual.
  • Once the migration Gekkota 3 to Gekkota 4 is done:
    • Ensure to use App version which are compatible
    • your previous projects may be not compatible. For further information, contact support@qeedji.tech
    • some license may be required. For further information, contact support@qeedji.tech
    • In case a message App format not recognized is displayed after a publication, check that the content is generated with the appropriate format (Gekkota 3 vs Gekkota 4)
BUG FIX, NEW FEATURES, MINOR UPDATES
  • Change: embeds Mozilla Gecko 47
  • Add support for Test card display with key sequence pressed on a USB keyboard:
    • left, right, left, right (in less than 5 sec)
  • Add support for MS-PowerPoint media
    • 2007/2010/2013/2016
    • *.pptx, *.ppsx
      • note: in case you have some medias MS-PowerPoint *.ppt (or *.pps), save them into respectively PowerPoint presentation *.pptx, (or PowerPoint presentation *.ppsx)
      • note: ensure that the resolution of the images embedded in the PowerPoint is supported by the device
      • Ensure to embed the appropriate required by your PowerPoint media in your content
  • Add support for subtitles SRT, VTT
  • Add support for new preferences innes.hid.keyboard-event.*.authorized allowing to activate interactivity
    • default value: true
  • Add support for new preferences innes.hid.pointer-event.*.authorized allowing to activate interactivity
    • default value: true
  • Add a message No partition was detected when the SD Card is removed from the device
  • Change: brandname Innes to Qeedji accompanied with its gekko logo displayed in black color
  • Change the Web browser tab rendering when connecting to the device WebUI:
    • Title: <MODEL> (<Hostname>)
    • Logo: gekko displayed in black color
  • Change: the max. number of Web socket opened at the same time is limited to 550
  • Change: display all the available network interfaces in menu Information > Network (WebUI)
  • Change green LED behaviour depending on these different states
    • 1 flash every 4 seconds: Nominal behaviour
      • 2 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Fail soft mode level1
      • 3 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Fail soft mode level2
      • 4 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: System data partition check disk
      • 5 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Error noticed on system data partition: partition format is required
      • 6 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Firmware upgrading (or patch installation)
      • 7 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Not possible to write on SSD anymore. If persistent, contact support@qeedji.tech
  • Fix: the corner of some HTML shape could have some square corner instead some rounded corner because the border-radius could not work sometimes
  • Fix: the check box default color could have a wrong color
  • Fix: some scrollbar could be display along the system scene edge when the rotation was 90°
  • Fix: USB injection was not working with some USB stick models
  • Fix: an unexpected black screen could occur (very rare)

2018-12-05 V4.10.17

IMPORTANT IN CASE MIGRATION V3.12.XX TO 4.10.17
  • Before upgrading to Gekkota 4 middleware:
    • Ensure that your current SMT210 middleware version is at least 3.12.20 (and not a beta version)
    • In case already using SignMeeting, check that the SignMeeting version running on the devices is well 1.13.10 (or above). For further information, read the SignMeeting user manual.
  • Once the migration Gekkota 3 to Gekkota 4 is done:
    • Ensure to use App version which are compatible
    • your previous projects may be not compatible. For further information, contact support@qeedji.tech
    • some license may be required. For further information, contact support@qeedji.tech
    • In case a message App format not recognized is displayed after a publication, check that the content is generated with the appropriate format (Gekkota 3 vs Gekkota 4)
BUG FIX, NEW FEATURES, MINOR UPDATES
  • Change: embeds Mozilla Gecko 47
  • Add support for HTML5 WebUI
  • Add support for MS-PowerPoint media
    • 2007/2010/2013/2016
    • *.pptx, *.ppsx
      • note: in case you have some medias MS-PowerPoint *.ppt (or *.pps), save them into respectively PowerPoint presentation *.pptx, (or PowerPoint presentation *.ppsx)
      • note: ensure that the resolution of the images embedded in the PowerPoint is supported by the device
      • Ensure to embed the appropriate font required by your PowerPoint in your content
  • Add support for subtitles SRT, VTT
  • Add support for new preferences innes.hid.keyboard-event.*.authorized allowing to activate interactivity
    • default value: true
  • Add support for new preferences innes.hid.pointer-event.*.authorized allowing to activate interactivity
    • default value: true
  • Add a message No partition was detected when the SD Card is removed from the device
  • Change: the max. number of Web socket opened at the same time is limited to 550
  • Change: display all the available network interfaces in menu Information > Network (WebUI)
  • Change green LED behaviour depending on these different states
    • 1 flash every 4 seconds: Nominal behaviour
    • 2 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Fail soft mode level1
    • 3 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Fail soft mode level2
    • 4 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: System data partition check disk
    • 5 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Error noticed on system data partition: partition format is required
    • 6 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Firmware upgrading (or patch installation)
    • 7 flashs + 4 seconds OFF: Not possible to write on SSD anymore. If persistent, contact support@qeedji.tech
  • Fix: the corner of some HTML shape could have some square corner instead some rounded corner because the border-radius could not work sometimes
  • Fix: the check box default color could have a wrong color
  • Fix: some scrollbar could be display along the system scene edge when the rotation was 90°