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Release Notes for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4(2)

Table Of Contents

Release Notes for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4(2)

Contents

Introduction

Related Documentation

New and Changed Information

Software Upgrade

Release 2.2 or 2.3 to Release 2.4

Release 2.4.1 to Release 2.4.2

JTAPI Feature Additions

Caveats

Using Bug Toolkit

Open Caveats

Resolved Caveats

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


Release Notes for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4(2)


Contents

Introduction

Related Documentation

New and Changed Information

Caveats

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Introduction

The Cisco Unified Application Environment is a development and runtime platform designed for creating, deploying, and executing converged voice and data applications. It is integrated with Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Presence.

These release notes describe the new features and caveats for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4(2).

Related Documentation

There are two types of related documentation:

For product documentation, see Table 1.

For Developer documentation, go to this URL: http://www.cisco.com/web/developer/cuae/content/docs.html.

Table 1 Product Documentation 

Related Information
URL

Administration Guide for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps7058/products_administration_guide_book09186a00807dcce7.html

Installation Guide for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps7058/prod_installation_guide09186a00807fb85e.html

Upgrade Guide for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps7058/products_upgrade_guides09186a008080cfdf.html

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Documentation

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/voicesw/ps556/tsd_products_support_series_home.html

Cisco Unified Presence Documentation

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6837/tsd_products_support_series_home.html


New and Changed Information

The following sections describe new features and changes that are pertinent to the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4(2) or later.

Software Upgrade

The following sections describe the upgrade procedures

Release 2.2 or 2.3 to Release 2.4

Release 2.4.1 to Release 2.4.2

Release 2.2 or 2.3 to Release 2.4

To upgrade from Release 2.2 or 2.3 to Release 2.4.x, refer to the Upgrade Guide for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4 listed in the Related Documentation.

Release 2.4.1 to Release 2.4.2

To upgrade from Release 2.4.1 to Release 2.4.2, to install the following components:

1. Cisco Unified Core Addendum Update

2. Cisco Unified Platform Services

3. Cisco Unified Application Server

4. Cisco Unified Media Engine


Note You are not required to uninstall the previous version of the Cisco Unified Application Environment before installing this version.


Before You Begin

1. From this location: http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/tablebuild.pl/CUAE, download this executable file: CUAE-coreadd-update-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Core Addendum Update).

2. From this location: http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/tablebuild.pl/CUAE-pub, download the following executable files:

CUAE-platsvc-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Platform Services)

CUAS-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Application Server)

CUME-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Media Engine)

Procedure


Step 1 Run the CUAE-coreadd-update-2.4.x.exe self-extracting installer.

The package is extracted and runs a verification. Then end-user license agreement appears.

Step 2 Read it, and if you agree with the terms of the agreement, select I Agree.

A console appears with output indicating the progress of the installation setup.

Step 3 After the Cisco Unified Core Addendum Update is installed, use the procedures in the Installation Guide for the Cisco Unified Application Environment, Release 2.4 listed in the Related Documentation to install these components in the following order:

a. CUAE-platsvc-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Platform Services)

b. CUAS-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Application Server)

c. CUME-2.4.x.exe (Cisco Unified Media Engine)


JTAPI Feature Additions

This section briefly describes the new JTAPI feature additions for this release of the Cisco Unified Application Environment. For complete information, see the API Reference User Guide at the following URL: http://www.cisco.com/web/developer/cuae/content/docs.html.

JTapiStartMonitoring—Used to start monitoring an active call on the specified destination. The mixed RTP stream of the call will be sent to the listener device, which can be a CTI port or a phone.

JTapiSendXSIData—Used to send XSI data to the monitored phone using JTapi. This action can be used to send text, soft menus, and other IP phone-supported XML schemes to be displayed on the IP Phone.

JTapiNonTriggeringSubscribe—Used to register a device dynamically from the application. This feature eliminates the need for the user to configure the device from the management console.

JTapiUnsubscribe—Used to dynamically unregister a device. This is the counterpart of the JTapiNonTriggeringSubscribe, and enables the application to change the set of monitored devices at runtime without requiring manual configuration changes from the management console.

JTapiHold—Used to put an active call on Hold on a monitored device.

JTapiResume—Used to resume a held call on a monitored device.

JTapiGetCallForwardStatus—Third party JTAPI action that can be used to get the call forward status of a monitored phone using JTAPI.

JTapiGetDeviceStatus—Used to get the device status of a monitored phone using JTAPI. The device status can be Idle, Active, Alerting, Held, or Unknown.

Caveats

This section contains these topics:

Using Bug Toolkit

Open Caveats

Resolved Caveats

Using Bug Toolkit

Known problems (bugs) are graded according to severity level. These release notes contain descriptions of:

All severity level 1 or 2 bugs.

Significant severity level 3 bugs.

You can search for problems by using the Cisco Software Bug Toolkit. To access Bug Toolkit, you need the following items:

Internet connection

Web browser

Cisco.com user ID and password

To use the Software Bug Toolkit, follow these steps:

Procedure


Step 1 To access the Bug Toolkit, go to http://tools.cisco.com/Support/BugToolKit/action.do?hdnAction=searchBugs.

Step 2 Log in with your Cisco.com user ID and password.

Step 3 To look for information about a specific problem, enter the bug ID number in the "Search for Bug ID" field, then click Go.


Open Caveats

Table 2 lists the open caveats. For information about an individual bug, click the Identifier to access the online record, including workarounds.


Note Because defect status continually changes, be aware that Table 2 reflects a snapshot of the defects that were open at the time the release notes were compiled. For an updated view of open defects, access Bug Toolkit and follow the instructions as described in the "Using Bug Toolkit" section.


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Table 2 Open Caveats for the Cisco Unified Application Environment 

Identifier
Summary and Bug Toolkit Link

CSCsk20337

mms.log reports error during ipm_Stop(7) Synchronization object timeout.

CSCsk33427

DeviceListX Provider does not get device pool and CSS for 5.x/6.x.

CSCsk67710

Uninstall provider does not removes the provider directory.

CSCsk76463

New devices or locales break response parse of AXL-SOAP.


Resolved Caveats

Table 3 lists Severity 1, 2 and 3 defects that are resolved.

For more information about an individual defect, you can access the online record for the defect by clicking the Identifier or going to the URL shown. You must be a registered Cisco.com user to access this online information.

Because defect status continually changes, be aware that Table 3 reflects a snapshot of the defects that were resolved at the time this report was compiled. For an updated view of resolved defects, access Bug Toolkit as described in the "Using Bug Toolkit" section.

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Table 3 Resolved Caveats for the Cisco Unified Application Environment 

Identifier
Summary and Bug Toolkit Link

CSCsi71280

SCCP: IP to PSTN, Bridged Call Dropped After 2 Rings.

CSCsi86907

License Management upload should verify MAC, reject if does not match.

CSCsj27456

CTIERR_MAXCALL_LIMIT_REACHED: Max call limit reached.

CSCzb40674

Form names in application configuration page override real config.

CSCzb50786

JTAPI: P2P IP to PSTN: IP phone goes to fast busy after PSTN line ring.

CSCzb51083

~1/30 failure rate in redirected calls with JTAPI + 20k BHCA.

CSCzb51101

P2P IPto PSTN: Results for Hold/Resume unreliable: 2 way, 1 way media.

CSCzb51123

Images above 64k fail to transmit via SendResponse.

CSCzb51124

Document all intended features of ImageBuilder.

CSCzb51139

H232 W/Early Media - Outgoing Calls - PSTN, Answer - Call Dies After 2.

CSCzb51143

JTapi - P2P Calls - IP Phone to IP Phone, Basic, IP Phone conference.

CSCzb51144

PSTN ringback not audible with SIP.

CSCzb51149

JTapi - 3rd Party Outgoing Conference Error - CallIdUnknown.

CSCzb51165

IP Phones can respond with empty response --SendExecute throws Exception.


Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

For information on obtaining documentation, submitting a service request, and gathering additional information, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/general/whatsnew/whatsnew.html

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