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Release Notes for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0)
Published July 28, 2006
These release notes contain information on new and changed support, new and changed functionality, limitations and restrictions, and open and resolved caveats for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0).
You can access the latest software upgrades for all versions of Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway on the Cisco Software Center website at http://www.cisco.com/kobayashi/sw-center/sw-voice.shtml.
These release notes contain the following sections:
This section contains the following information:
Requirements for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4
System Requirements for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 5.4 contains the most current information on SMTP E-Mail Gateway requirements. The document is available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_installation_guides_list.html.
•For information about the compatibility of SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4 with other Cisco Unified MeetingPlace components, refer to the "Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Component Compatibility Matrix" section in the "IntroducingCisco Unified MeetingPlace" chapter of the Installation Planning Guide for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Release 5.4 at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_installation_guides_list.html.
•Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4 is not compatible with Cisco Security Agent. We recommend that you do not install Cisco Security Agent on a gateway server where SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4 is or will be installed.
If Cisco Security Agent is installed on an end-user system, users will see a security alert when they attempt to use the application-sharing feature. Users can choose to proceed with the feature and use application-sharing without difficulty.
For descriptions and locations of Cisco Unified MeetingPlace documentation on Cisco.com, see the Documentation Guide for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace. The document is shipped with Cisco Unified MeetingPlace and is available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/products_documentation_roadmaps_list.html.
New and Changed Requirements and Support—Release 5.4(11.0)
This section contains information about new and changed requirements and support in the Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0) time frame only. Refer to the release notes of the applicable version for information on new and changed support with earlier versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway. Release notes for all versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway are available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_release_notes_list.html.
Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Audio Server 5.4 Support
You can use this release of the Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway with Audio Server Release 5.4.
New Functionality—Release 5.4(11.0)
This section contains information about new functionality for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0) only. Refer to the release notes of the applicable version for information on new functionality in earlier versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway. Release notes for all versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway are available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_release_notes_list.html.
When enabling verbose logging for the SMTP E-Mail Gateway on the Notification tab in the Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Gateway Configurations tool, you do not need to restart the SMTP E-Mail Gateway. (Note that when changing the verbose logging setting on the E-Mail Gateway tab, a restart is required.)
New Video Notification Tags
The following additional tags are available for video notifications:
•<!--#Cisco ListTerminals -->
•<!--#Cisco RadInSessionCtrlUrl -->
•<!--#Cisco MeetingCategory -->
The tags allow you to insert a list of invited video terminals, a hyperlink to Video Administration for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace for the meeting, or the meeting category.
Changed Functionality—Release 5.4(11.0)
There is no changed functionality for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0).
Refer to the release notes of the applicable version for information on changed functionality in earlier versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway. Release notes for all versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway are available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_release_notes_list.html.
Installation and Upgrade Information
Installing Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4 for the First Time
We recommend that you install the SMTP E-Mail Gateway after installing Cisco Unified MeetingPlace Web Conferencing.
For instructions on installing the SMTP E-Mail Gateway, refer to the "Installing Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway" chapter of the Administration Guide for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4 at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_maintenance_guides_list.html.
Upgrading to Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4
Upgrading a legacy SMTP E-Mail Gateway system to Release 5.4 requires a legacy third-party Windows server with system specifications comparable to Cisco MCS specifications required for the same deployment. For information on Cisco MCS specifications, go to http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/voiceapp/ps378/index.html.
To upgrade the SMTP E-Mail Gateway, use the installation instructions in the "Installing Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway" chapter of the Administration Guide for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4 at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_maintenance_guides_list.html.
This section lists Severity 1, 2, and 3 caveats.
You can find the latest caveat information for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway version 5.4(11.0)—in addition to caveats of any severity for any release—by using Bug Toolkit, an online tool available for customers to query defects according to their own needs. Bug Toolkit is available at http://www.cisco.com/pcgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/launch_bugtool.pl. For information on using Bug Toolkit, see the "Using Bug Toolkit" section.
Note To access Bug Toolkit, you must be logged on to Cisco.com as a registered user.
This section contains caveat information for SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0) only. Refer to the release notes of the applicable version for caveat information for earlier versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway. Release notes for all versions of SMTP E-Mail Gateway are available at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/ps5664/ps5669/prod_release_notes_list.html.
Open Caveats—Release 5.4(11.0)
Click a link in the Caveat Number column to view the latest information on the caveat in Bug Toolkit. (Caveats are listed in order by severity, then by component, then by caveat number.)
Resolved Caveats—Release 5.4(11.0)
There are no resolved caveats for Cisco Unified MeetingPlace SMTP E-Mail Gateway Release 5.4(11.0).
Using Bug Toolkit
To access Bug Toolkit, you need an Internet connection, web browser, and Cisco.com user ID and password. For more detailed information on Bug Toolkit, click Help in any Bug Toolkit window.
To Use Bug Toolkit
Step 1 Open your web browser and go to http://www.cisco.com/cgi.
Step 2 Click the Launch Bug Toolkit link.
Step 3 To look for information about a specific caveat, enter the ID number in the Enter Known Bug ID field.
To view all caveats for a Cisco Unified MeetingPlace component, go to the "Search for Bugs in Other Cisco Software and Hardware Products" section, and enter meetingplace in the Product Name field.
Step 4 Click Next. The Cisco Unified MeetingPlace search window displays.
Step 5 Choose the filters to query for caveats. You can choose any or all of the available options:
a. Choose the Cisco Unified MeetingPlace version:
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•Choose the revision for more specific information. A revision (maintenance) release primarily contains defect fixes to address specific problems, but it may also include new features and/or enhancements.
b. Choose the Features or Components to query; make your selection from the Available list and click Add to place your selection in the Limit Search To list.
To query for all Cisco Unified MeetingPlace caveats for a specified release, choose All Features in the left window pane.
Note The default value specifies All Features and includes all of the items in the left window pane.
c. Enter keywords to search for a caveat title and description, if applicable.
Note To make queries less specific, use the All wildcard for the major version/revision, features/components, and keyword options.
d. Choose the Set Advanced Options, including the following items:
•Bug Severity Level—The default specifies 1-3.
•Bug Status Group—Check the Fixed check box for resolved caveats.
•Release Note Enclosure—The default specifies Valid Release Note Enclosure.
e. Click Next. Bug Toolkit returns a list of caveats on the basis of your query.
You can modify your results by submitting another query and using different criteria. Or you can save your query for future use.
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