Moodlerooms 3.3 MP 1 Release Notes

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    Here's everything you need to know about the Moodlerooms 3.3 Maintenance Pack 1 release.

    Updates to the release notes made after the initial release date of January 25 are marked with an asterisk *


    Release to Production 1 February 2018. The release time depends on your location and time zone:

    • North America, Central America, South America (Virginia, USA data center): Clients will be upgraded according to their time zone:
      • Eastern, Amazon and Newfoundland-Labrador Time Zones: February 1st at 12:30 AM - 2:30 AM EDT
      • Central Time Zone: February 1st at 12:30 AM - 2:30 AM CDT
      • Mountain and Pacific Time Zones: February 1st at 12:30 AM - 2:30 AM PDT
    • South America (Sao Paulo, Brazil, data center): February 1st at 12:30 AM - 2:30 AM BRT
    • EMEA (Frankfurt, Germany, data center): February 1st at 12:30 AM - 2:30 AM CEST
    • APAC excluding Australia and New Zealand (Singapore data center): February 1st at 2:30 AM - 2:30 AM SGT
    • Australia and New Zealand (Sydney, Australia, data center): February 1st at 12:30 AM - 2:30 AM AEST

    Downtime will be required for your production AND non-production sites during this window

    Non-production site upgrade schedule

    To improve the quality of the upgrade process and shorten the production upgrade window, non-production (sandbox) sites will be upgraded on Thursday, January 25, 2018, between 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

    Plugin reviews and updates

    Updates to plugins you currently use will be made available on your site automatically; you do not need to request updates. Plugins you do not use will not be available automatically and you will need to request access to them by submitting a support ticket.

    Updated plugins

    • SafeAssign - Various performance and stability updates
    • SAML2- Added ability to input custom entity ids
    • Ally - Performance improvements
    • Collab - Added group options when group setting is forced in the course.

    Bug fixes and minor enhancements

    • General
      • Added the ability to define a custom entityid for the saml2 plugin
      • Fixed a problem on which web services returning user preferences were too strict on type (Backport of MDL-59876 )
    • Moodlerooms Forums
      • Changed the activity icon in themes different than Snap
    • SafeAssign
      • Added the ability for instructors to receive notifications when new plagiarism scores are available
    • X-Ray
      • Improved course selection performance
    • Snap
      • Fixed comparison reports displaying wrong controls in Boost & Snap
      • Fixed a problem where adding a new section and course tools links were not showing in IE11 when clicked from sections in the second attempt
      • Formatted content now correctly displays in preview.