Release History

TV Extension for Tizen SDK

New and Changed Features

Tizen 5.5 Emulator

The platform of emulator has been updated to Tizen 5.5.

Support Youtube playback.

Web Browser is removed.

Menu is removed and specific menu features are moved to emulator control panel.

Web Simulator

Support Tizen 5.5 Web APIs.

WebAssembly (Beta Version)

Support C/C++ WebAssembly development.

The guide on WebAssembly will be provided soon.

Fixed Bugs

Web Simulator

Fix "After changing the name of html file, apps aren't launched correctly".

Fix "Volume is not properly controlled".

Emulator

Fix "Dash streaming seek issue".

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

Sometimes web simulator gets stopped when running web apps with videos. (This issue occurs only in Windows.)

Stopping profiling session from Visual Studio Tools for Tizen gets stuck with OpenTK Sample app.

Terminating OpenTK Sample app launched by the memory profiling feature in Visual Studio Tools for Tizen is not available.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 5.0 Emulator

The TV platform and emulator have been updated(Commercial Version).

Web Simulator

Upgrade the NWjs version from 0.20.1 to 0.28.2.

Support Tizen 5.0 Web APIs.

Fixed Bugs

Web Simulator

Fix "Audio/video playback pending issue".

Fix "Wrong menu/source UI display in potrait mode".

Fix "Screen disappearing issue in ScaleScreen mode".

IDE

Fix "Unable to create Sample app in Tizen studio on selecting Sample Project Template".

Fix "Tizen studio-3.x unable to install app in TV-2.2.1 as debug mode".

Fix "Service dlog feature was called for every apps".

Emulator

Fix "html5 videos get stopped after 15 sec".

Fix "Detailed infomation dialogs get clipped".

Change "Referred site address in About Dialog".

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

Sometimes web simulator gets stopped when running web apps with videos. (This issue occurs only in Windows.)

If you run the web app through the IDE before the emulator is fully executed, there is an issue that the web app does not run.

Stopping profiling session from Visual Studio Tools for Tizen gets stuck with OpenTK Sample app.

Terminating OpenTK Sample app launched by the memory profiling feature in Visual Studio Tools for Tizen is not available.

Important Before installing the TV Extension image, uninstall the Tizen Studio, then install the latest Tizen Studio version. The TV Extension can behave unexpectedly on older Tizen Studio versions.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 5.0 Emulator

The TV platform and emulator have been updated.

Emulator launch speed has been improved.

The MDE Enabler has been added.

.NET 2.1 has been implemented.

EFL 1.21 has been implemented.

The Chromium version has been updated to M63.

Tizen .NET

.NET Core 2.1 has been implemented.

TizenFX TV 5.5.0 has been implemented.

The OpenTK and SkiaSharp libraries have been implemented.

Native Client (NaCl)

The NaCl Toolchain Download Manager has been added.

Fixed Bugs

Web Simulator

The issue where the keyboard stops working after closing the configuration settings has been fixed.

On macOS, in the configuration settings, the issue where the first firmware option checkbox is always checked has been fixed.

Native Client (NaCl)

The issue where, if a NaCl project has not been selected, a device debug configuration cannot be created has been fixed.

The issue where, if the NaCl SDK directory has not been defined, the Debugger tab in the Debug Configuration window is blank has been fixed.

Issues with the privileges page have been fixed.

Emulator

OpenTK bugs have been fixed.

Debugging bugs for .NET applications through Visual Studio have been fixed.

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

If there is no audio connection, video playback stops after 15 seconds.

There is an issue to use the memory profiler feature in "Visual Studio Tools for Tizen" for NUI template.

There is an issue that stops when the web simulator runs the video web app. (This issue occurs only in Windows.)

If you run the web app through the IDE before the emulator is fully executed, there is an issue that the web app does not run.

Important Before installing the TV Extension image, uninstall the Tizen Studio, then install the latest Tizen Studio version. The TV Extension can behave unexpectedly on older Tizen Studio versions.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 5.0 Emulator

The TV platform and emulator have been updated.

Emulator launch speed has been improved.

The MDE Enabler has been added.

.NET 2.1 has been implemented.

EFL 1.21 has been implemented.

The Chromium version has been updated to M63.

Tizen .NET

.NET Core 2.1 has been implemented.

TizenFX TV 5.5.0 has been implemented.

The OpenTK and SkiaSharp libraries have been implemented.

Native Client (NaCl)

The NaCl Toolchain Download Manager has been added.

Fixed Bugs

Web Simulator

The issue where the keyboard stops working after closing the configuration settings has been fixed.

On macOS, in the configuration settings, the issue where the first firmware option checkbox is always checked has been fixed.

Native Client (NaCl)

The issue where, if a NaCl project has not been selected, a device debug configuration cannot be created has been fixed.

The issue where, if the NaCl SDK directory has not been defined, the Debugger tab in the Debug Configuration window is blank has been fixed.

Issues with the privileges page have been fixed.

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

If there is no audio connection, video playback stops after 15 seconds.

When using the NUI template, the Visual Studio Tools for Tizen memory profiler and debugger do not work properly.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 4.0 Emulator

The TV platform emulator has been updated.

A new security review has been applied.

Tizen .NET Nuget Package Versions

Tizen.NET: 4.0.0

Tizen.NET.TV: 4.4.0.1341

Tizen.NET.Sdk: 1.0.1

Xamarin.Forms: 2.5.0.77107

Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen: 2.5.0.77107

Native Client (NaCl)

The C/C++ code indexer has been enabled.

Support for glibc-based NaCl toolchains has been added for new NaCl projects.

Support for the pepper_56 NaCl toolchain has been added.

Web Simulator

Dragging and dropping the remote control has been disabled.

Fixed Bugs

Tizen Studio

Installing Web applications on 2016 and 2018 TVs has been fixed.

Issues related to the "Installed Web App List" in the Device Manager have been fixed.

Emulator

Issues of a ECP panel with some java versions.

Web Simulator

"Esc" key event handling has been fixed.

The issue causing applications to launch twice has been fixed.

Native Client (NaCl)

Issues related to adding Tizen privileges to the "config.xml" file have been fixed.

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 4.0 Emulator

The TV platform emulator has been updated.

A new security review has been applied.

Tizen .NET Nuget Package Versions

Tizen.NET: 4.0.0

Tizen.NET.TV: 4.4.0.1341

Tizen.NET.Sdk: 1.0.1

Xamarin.Forms: 2.5.0.77107

Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen: 2.5.0.77107

Native Client (NaCl)

The C/C++ code indexer has been enabled.

Support for glibc-based NaCl toolchains has been added for new NaCl projects.

Support for the pepper_56 NaCl toolchain has been added.

Web Simulator

Dragging and dropping the remote control has been disabled.

Fixed Bugs

Tizen Studio

Installing Web applications on 2016 and 2018 TVs has been fixed.

Issues related to the "Installed Web App List" in the Device Manager have been fixed.

Web Simulator

"Esc" key event handling has been fixed.

The issue causing applications to launch twice has been fixed.

Native Client (NaCl)

Issues related to adding Tizen privileges to the "config.xml" file have been fixed.

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 4.0 Emulator

Update Emulator TV Platform (Official TV Platform)

A new security review has been applied

Tizen .NET

Tizen .Net Update (It is the same as the previous release)

Tizen.NET : 4.0.0

Tizen.NET.TV : 4.4.0.1341

Tizen.NET.Sdk : 1.0.1

Xamarin.Forms : 2.5.0.77107

Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen : 2.5.0.77107

Nacl

C/C++ code indexer enabled

glibc based NaCl toolchain support in newly created NaCl projects

pepper_56 NaCl toolchain support

Fixed Bugs

Tizen Studio

Fix of web app install fail bug on 2018 TV

Show installed web app list on connected devices

Web Simulator

ESC key event handling

App launching at second time

Remote control drag-n-drop feature is removed

Nacl

Disappearing manually added Tizen privileges in the config.xml file issue fixed

Sometimes privileges added in the NaCl project's properties window were not added to the config.xml - fixed

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 4.0 Emulator

The TV platform emulator has been updated.

Support for Tizen .NET (.NET Core 2.0 libraries) has been added.

Tizen Studio 2.0

The CPS structure for the .NET development environment has changed.

Tizen .NET

New API modules have been applied:

csapi-tizenfx

The latest TV open APIs have been applied:

csapi-tv

csapi-tv-service-billing

csapi-tv-service-sso

csapi-tv-windows

Updated Nuget package versions are available:

Tizen.NET: 4.0.0

Tizen.NET.Sdk: 1.0.0

Xamarin.Forms: 2.4.0.18342

Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen: 2.4.0.18342

Fixed Bugs

NaCl project cleanup has been fixed.

Debugging NaCl applications on TVs has been fixed.

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

SmartController API

SSO API

Billing API

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported in Ubuntu 12.04.

Certificates cannot be transferred to devices. This is expected to be fixed in the next release.

.NET debugging is unavailable.

New and Changed Features

Tizen 4.0 Emulator

The TV platform emulator has been updated.

A security review has been applied.

.NET applications have been added to the emulator:

Smart Hub Preview

TV Apps

My Contents

.NET secure command and debugging features have been added.

Tizen Studio 2.2

.NET secure command features have been added.

Tizen .NET

.NET debugging has been added.

The latest TizenFX APIs have been applied:

The TizenFX TV APIs have been updated:

Tizen.TV.Application.Window

New TizenFX TV APIs have been applied:

Tizen.TV.NUI.GLApplication

Updated Nuget package versions are available:

Tizen.NET : 4.0.0

Tizen.NET.TV : 4.4.0.1341

Tizen.NET.Sdk : 1.0.1

Xamarin.Forms : 2.5.0.77107

Xamarin.Forms.Platform.Tizen : 2.5.0.77107

Fixed Bugs

Minor Web simulator bugs have been fixed to improve stability.

Known Issues

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode() method of the AVInfo API

Billing API

SSO API

The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

Tizen.TV.Accessory

Tizen.TV.Multimedia

Tizen.TV.Service.Billing

Tizen.TV.Service.Sso

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

Bug Fixes

Issues related to connecting the IDE to new TV images have been fixed.

Known Issues

TV simulator: No new issues. For information on older issues, see the TV simulator known issues.

The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

The following APIs are not supported by the emulator:

getTunerEpop() method of the ProductInfo API

getDolbyDigitalCompMode()method of the AVInfo API

SmartController API

SSO API

There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

Samsung TV SDK for Legacy Platform

Features

Now application developers can add their contents to the Smart Hub preview

Addition of avplaystore module (webapis.avplaystore.getPlayer)

Updated Caph version to 3.1.0-160617

Changes in the tizen.tvchannel API specification

Bug Fixes

ATK TTS(Text to Speech) abnormality motion fix

webapis.network API return error fix

Features

public/partner/firstscreen SDK integration

Firstscreen Support (public / partner SDK)

Caph update : 3.0.1-160315

Platform Base Image Update

Bug Fixes

App restarted after the hide() function was called in the resume state. (Resolved)

Features

Minor version(Bug fixed)

  • Bug Fixes

    • Web inspector of SDK 2.1.2 could not supported debug to same app more than once. (Resolved)

  • Features

    Minor version(Bug fixed)

    Bug Fixes

    Execution and termination of App are different from the TV specifications.

    When calling tizen.application.getCurrentApplication().hide(), applications do not keep running.(Resolved)

    When doing 'Launch Applications > Execute SmartHub > Return', the screens for the applications appear. (Resolved)

    Although returning to the screen for App-launcher is exepected, the screen for broadcasting(black screen) appears. (Resolved)

    The screen of Screen-regulation ATV will be exposed on the next version. (Resolved)

    Sub-title option on menu is excluded for the security, it will be resolved on the next version. (Resolved)

    webapis.avplay > When calling 'setSpeed' function of relevance to HLS/DASH, videos stop working or occur errors. (Resolved)

    The sounds would get slightly smaller, when a volume goes up from 99 to 100. (Resolved)

    'allclean', 'done' and 'cancel' are not working properly on IME (Resolved)