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New Features

  • added Additional nodes in music navigation tree
    • added node "music/date", which groups music into era (like 60s, 70s, ...)
    • added
    navigation tree
    • node "music/format", which lists music by file extension, sample frequency and bits per sample
  • slideshows in the web ui on mobile devices and tablets are now fullscreen WebUI with mobile-specific features
    • fullscreen slideshows on Android and improved on iOS
    • fullscreen video playback on mobile devices and tablets 
  • twonkyserver.twonky.com auto redirects to the local locally installed Twonky Server video playback is now fullscreen on mobile devices and tablets .
    No need anymore to know the IP address and port of the device running Twonky Server. If there is more than one Twonky Server installed, a list will be provided.

Improvements

  • DSD and FLAC scanner extended to scan bits per sample and channels
  • added .ini option to expose any mounted music CD in "Music/CD" instead of "Music/By Folder"
  • added .ini option to have "music/format" in advanced navigation tree
  • added .ini option x_dsf_mimetypes to set distinct mimetypes for .dsd, .dsf and .dff music items
  • improved .ini option disable_dmr_plugins to also toggle Chromecast support
  • improved Sharp Aquos device adaptation
  • improved Twonky Server to pre-cache the picture thumbnails for the web ui
  • improved Windows Media Player device adaption
  • improved support for long paths (more than 256 characters) on Windows
  • increased shutdown and restart speed
  • updated music file scanners to never use filesystem metadata for dc:date property 

Bug fixes

  • fixed DTCP-IP key handling
  • fixed Oppo device adaptation
  • fixed a problem with special characters in Lynx account password
  • fixed download crash with DTCP download after DTCP playback [Android only]
  • fixed mpeg parser for H264 with AC3
  • fixed retrieval of saved custom trees in the navigation tree builder
  • fixed wrong duration parsing in mpeg file scanner
  • improved compatibility with Platinum UPnP stack
  • no longer lists unsupported AppleTV models 4 and later 

Known issues

  • translations for new texts are missing for Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Chinese and Korean

  • "My Russound" app does not show the correct album art when used with Twonky Server

  • Roku does not support seek for music
  • Twonky Server interferes AirTunes playback with Denon AVR-4311, as workaround disabling AppleTV support with disable_dmr_plugins=1 solves this
  • UPnP inspector gets confused when Twonky Server provides multiple artist tags with different roles
  • audiobooks can not be aggregated by other Twonky Servers
  • beaming media from Mediatomb to Samsung TV D series does not work
  • cannot beam multiple items to Xbox One
  • duration calculation of MPEG2TS files is not accurate if timeseek generation is disabled
  • error in Mac OS logs for filedb-delete is actually only a warning; operation is not impacted
  • playback to AppleTV 4th gen with tvOS 10.2 or later is not supported
  • thumbnails of some rotated images do not show up correctly in webUI
  • updating from 7.x to 8.x with preserve settings leaves some files in c:\ 

QA information

CTT 2.0.4.4

MCVT 3.0.3.9

UCTT 2.0.72