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About Openmeetings Logo

Apache OpenMeetings provides: - [x] video conferencing - [x] instant messaging - [x] white board - [x] collaborative document editing - [x] other groupware tools

It uses API functions of Media Server for Remoting and Streaming Kurento).

Getting Started

Please visit the project website for the latest information: - https://openmeetings.apache.org/

Documentation for Installation and Upgrade: - https://openmeetings.apache.org/installation.html - https://openmeetings.apache.org/Upgrade.html

Along with the developer mailing list archive: - https://openmeetings.apache.org/mail-lists.html

System Requirements

You need a platform that supports Java SE 11.

Building and running

To build from source code:

For a detailed documentation on how to build from source and options see: https://openmeetings.apache.org/BuildInstructions.html

Builds and CI

Description Jenkins CI
Master nightly Build Status
Master Pull Request Build Status

Release Notes

see CHANGELOG.md file for detailed log

5.1.0

Release 5.1.0, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

Stability: * Room Audio/Video should be more stable * OM should work as expected after KMS server restart * Backup is further improved * Audio/Video connection established faster * Most recent versions of dependencies are used

UI: * User display name is used almost everywhere * Browser notifications are used to notify about new chat messages and moderator actions * Interview room was broken * Mute and “Mic status” were broken

Some other fixes and improvements, 52 issues were addressed

5.0.1

Release 5.0.1, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

Security: * Rate limit is checked for network test web service * Libraries are updated to latest versions * Password complexity can be fine-tuned

Backup/Restore: * Group files/recordings might be restored to wrong group

UI: * Translations and support of RTL languages are improved * Dashboard widgets and personal room are always displayed in current user language

Some other fixes and improvements, 21 issues were addressed

5.0.0

Release 5.0.0, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

IMPORTANT: Java 11 is required

Flash plugin is no longer required in the browser

Security: * Libraries are updated to latest versions * More strict CSP is implemented * User accounts are hidden for regular users * User email addresses are hidden

UI: * Support for touch events is added (mobiles, tablets) * Better support for new MS Edge browser * Direct link for entering the room with room name (not ID) * Front camera is used by default * User avatar is editable at Admin->Users

Audio/Video: * Stability is improved * Connection to KMS is auto-recovering * Camera resolution changes take effect immediately * Multiple client-side JS errors are fixed

Some other fixes and improvements, 74 issues were addressed

4.0.11

Release 4.0.11, provides following improvements:

Security: * 3rd-party libraries are updated to latest versions * Email sending via SSL is added * User email addresses are hidden

Other fixes and improvements, 11 issues were addressed

5.0.0-M4

Release 5.0.0-M4, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

IMPORTANT: Java 11 is required

Flash plugin is no more required in the browser

UI: * Main UI library has been changed Jquery-UI -> Bootstrap * Hotkey to resize&arrage “video” windows is added * Camera/Microphone on/off icons are less confusing * The room can be blocked until moderator will enter * Room sidebar dock button works as expected * Right-click menu for WB tab is fixed * Link to privacy statement is added to sign-in dialog

Audio/Video: * Audio-only clients doesn’t create “video” windows * Audio/Video stream tries to re-connect in case of any issue

Backup/Restore: * Backup/restore was re-worked and better covered with tests * Multiple other issues are addressed

Integration: * OAuth: user attributes retrieval is improved * LDAP documentation is improved * User picture can be retrieved from LDAP

Please NOTE: this version might be not production ready

Some other fixes and improvements, 56 issues were addressed

5.0.0-M3

Release 5.0.0-M3, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

IMPORTANT: Java 11 is required

Flash plugin is no more required in the browser

Backup/Restore: * Multiple issues with restore were fixed * Confirmation of backup import was added * File/recording hashes are preserved when possible

White board: * Document upload/conversion is improved * Whiteboards are not auto-created on room enter * Keyboard shortcut for quick poll is added

Room: * User list is now sorted

Audio/Video: * Multiple issues with audio/video/screen sharing are fixed

Please NOTE: this version might be not production ready

Some other fixes and improvements, 36 issues were addressed

5.0.0-M2

Release 5.0.0-M2, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

IMPORTANT: Java 11 is required

Flash plugin is no more required in the browser

Backup/Restore: * OAuth configs were not properly backup

White board: * Math formula is improved * Room files are improved * Clean WB REST method perform real-time clean

Room: * Rooms can be customized on group basis * “Ghost” users are not displayed in the room * External user name is displayed as expected

Please NOTE: this version might be not production ready

Some other fixes and improvements, 18 issues were addressed

4.0.9

Release 4.0.9, provides following improvements:

Backup/Restore: * Recordings of deleted users were restored as public * OAuth configs were not properly backup

White board: * Math formula is improved * Room files are improved * Clean WB REST method perform real-time clean

Room User list: * “Ghost” users are not displayed in the room * External user name is displayed as expected

Other fixes and improvements, 19 issues were addressed

5.0.0-M1

Release 5.0.0-M1, provides following improvements:

This release provides WebRTC audio/video/screen-sharing in the Room

Flash plugin is no more required in the browser

Please NOTE: this version might be not production ready

Some other fixes and improvements, 30 issues were addressed

4.0.8

Release 4.0.8, provides following improvements:

Mobile client: * Mobile clients are displayed in user list * Audio/Video switching is more stable

OAuth: * VK based OAuth login is fixed * Integrate Wso2 Identity Server

Activities&Actions: * Less actions for non-moderators * No duplicated actions are displayed

White board: * Video on WB works in latest Safari * White Out tool is added * Whiteboard size can be tuned * Link to LaTeX guide is added

Room User list: * Issue with user’s display name is fixed * “Ghost” users are not displayed in the room

Other fixes and improvements, 30 issues were addressed

4.0.7

Release 4.0.7, provides following improvements:

Other fixes and improvements, 18 issues were addressed

4.0.6

Release 4.0.6, provides following improvements:

Other fixes and improvements, 16 issues were addressed

4.0.5

Release 4.0.5, provides following improvements:

Room: * Interview room is improved: re-designed, multiple video windows are supported * Multiple improvements in Admin * File tree is improved * Multiple improvements in white boards

Other fixes and improvements, 24 issues were addressed

4.0.4

Release 4.0.4, provides following improvements:

The purpose of this release is to provide GDPR compatible version of OpenMeetings

Room: * Performance is improved * Audio/Video streams were not closed in IE * File conversion on Windows is improved

Other fixes and improvements, 9 issues were fixed

4.0.3

Release 4.0.3, provides following improvements:

Security fix in Calendar

Room: * Performance was improved * Issues with audio/video were fixed * Quick poll was added

Multiple improvements in web services

Other fixes and improvements, 13 issues were fixed

4.0.2

Release 4.0.2, provides following improvements:

Security fixes in Chat and Admin

Chat: * Send on Enter/Ctrl+Enter * Invited guest’s name displayed as expected * Turned OFF global chat is not displayed * Link works as expected * Smiles works as expected * Hover removed from chat

Room: * Download as PDF * Download/screen-sharing application in IE * No duplicated users * Activities&Actions improved * Number of users is displayed in the room * Mathematical formulas on WB

Other fixes and improvements, 32 issues were fixed

4.0.1

Release 4.0.1, provides following improvements:

Other fixes and improvements, 43 issues were fixed

4.0.0

Release 4.0.0, provides following improvements:

Admin->Config * config keys are generalized * config types are introduced

Other fixes and improvements, 515 issues were fixed

3.3.2

Release 3.3.2, provides following improvements:

Other fixes and improvements, 8 issues were fixed

3.3.1

Release 3.3.1, provides following improvements:

Other fixes and improvements, 19 issues were fixed

3.3.0

Release 3.3.0, provides following improvements:

Security fixes in: * Chat * All requests via security headers * More secure password processing rules and storage * More strict rules for uploaded files * SQL injection in web services

11 security vulnerabilities were addressed

Whiteboard: * Room is displayed without overlap in IE * Multiple display issues * Wb room element can now be hidden

Other fixes and improvements, 21 issues were fixed

3.2.1

Service release 1 for 3.2.0, provides following improvements:

Room * Video is more stable * Office files download is fixed * Multi-upload is added * External video works as expected * WB drawing on slides works as expected

Chat * chat is made resizable * multiple issues in chat are fixed * typing indicator is added

Calendar * date/time validator is improved * whole group can be invited by admin to event

Other fixes and improvements, 49 issues were fixed

License

Licensed under Apache License 2.0 - http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Also this product includes 3rd party software. See more at NOTICE.md