Android 9.3.2423, iOS 9.3.1

31/05/2018 | Michael Bole

Message Forwarding, Audio & Video Attachments.

The latest SaltDNA release includes the ability to forward important message content to colleagues by allowing videos and audio clips to be attached from the gallery. There have also been many bug fixes and improvements to application performance for both iOS and Android.

Android 9.3.2423

Features

  • Message forwarding - Forward important message content to colleagues.
  • Video attachments - Extending the video messaging feature to now allow for videos from the gallery to be attached.
  • Audio attachments - Allowing audio attachments to be chosen from the device.
  • User can now switch between back and front camera when recording video.

Improvements

  • Fresh install no longer forces the device to log out.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where messages were sometimes returning after a burn-all action.
  • Fixed an issue where occasionally group chat messages were not being received.
  • Fixed an issue where there was no system level missed call notification being displayed.
  • Fixed rotation issues with camera usage when capturing and playing videos.

iOS 9.3.1

Features

  • Message forwarding - Forward important message content to colleagues.
  • Video attachments - Extending the video messaging feature to now allow for videos from the gallery to be attached.
  • Audio attachments - Allowing audio attachments to be chosen from the device.
  • Application now supports landscape orientation.

Improvements

  • Improved group chat performance.
  • Added an overlay to show progress when sending an attachment.
  • UI Improvements - Icon sizing has been refined for a crisper finish.

Bug Fixes

  • Multiple minor app stability fixes.
  • Fixed a minor look-and-feel issue with video previews.
  • Fixed an issue when pasting images into the message thread input box.
  • Fixed an issue where audio attachments were being played through the ear receiver instead of speaker.
  • Fixed an issue where the keyboard was overlaying the input text when sending a message.
  • Fixed an issue where auto-burn settings displayed an incorrect value.
  • Fixed an issue with a missing translation in the conference screen.
  • Fixed the search facility on the multi-user selector screen.
  • Fixed an issue with max characters on group chat name creation.
  • Fixed an issue where the wrong identity was being displayed when a user took a screenshot.
  • Fixed an issue where the wrong permission was being requested when making a call.
  • Fixed an issue where a user could select a group chat as a call participant.
  • Fixed an issue with conference call listings.
  • Fixed and issue where a user would not receive a missed call notification when they had been offline for a while.

Known Issues

  • Speakerphone icon is enabled during p2p and conference call setup.
  • Audio note playback requires improvement - better speaker controls (iOS & Android).
  • Read receipts sometimes not arriving correctly on iOS.
  • Call disconnects audio when app is foregrounded and user enters the app from incoming call screen.
  • Group admin must be able to remove a user (iOS & Android).
  • Group message not sent to everyone. Fix inserted but bug remains open for observation.
  • Speakerphone function becomes disabled when user goes on and then off call hold.
  • Contact selector shortcut is on wrong side when Arabic language selected.