This is an overview of JREAM development. This is not a comprehensive list of every update._
- Am attempting to work at other projects, the Phalcon update and issues keep getting me.
- Downtime today for 30 minutes due to DNS transfer, no more GoDaddy ever again.
- DNS was missing CNAME to external Database, unsure how it worked prior to that as all DNS is routed through an external service not the DNS host.
- Fixed an exception Array to String error
- Bug: Issue with SendGrid Whitelist IP I need to sort out, first error received.
- All courses dorpped $5 in price permanently due to this mess below.
- Due to Updating to
C Phalcon 3.1.1 there were several breaking changes, so I've updated every package.
- Working 12 to 18 hours a day is catching up with errors, I'll need a break soon (I kid you not).
- Considering a New Framework that's better setup to scale (Micro API's for everything!)
- Updated all Composer Packages to Latest
- Bug: Fixed API Keys for Stripe, goodness!
- Bug: Figuring out why Redirects now append http or https so the URL breaks.
- Bug: Contact Forms Fixed
- Bug: 404's are loading terribly slow and dead-ends, odd behavior -- Execution time lowered.
- Bug: Fixed Payment Gateways
- Bug: Fixed Sentry (Out of Date)
- Bug: Fixed Streaming Bug (This was only Local, not Live)
- Ensure: Facebook Login Login still working with new Graph SDK
- Ensure: Viewing Videos works correctly. Though odd local dev behavior that is not logical
- New: Added System Status at
- Future Plans are Beginning, it may take a few months. A few involve:
- Run Everything Containerized
- Find a Monitoring Service for Docker
- Find an affordable CI Runner (GitLab is slow still, Servers are very pricy)
- Expand JREAM into new areas (Not just Teaching)
- There are many more goals in mind but I don't want to spill the beans to soon,
everything takes time.
- Doing a bit of blogging with about 16 pending articles to finish.
- Bug: Fixed, some directory permissions not +x after an ACL update. ~12 hours.
- Progress: Working on Two new Themes, Moving JREAM to a bigger organization.
- Launched Blog, it's now in the main navigation.
- Blog Design is not complete, writing content to help people first.
- PS: I don't use WordPress :)
- Working on researching various frameworks for new changes
- Preparing a new UI Design
- Setting up a Blog, Design will come after content https://blog.jream.com
- Working on HTTP2 for Everything
- Looking for Large Hosting Platform for Several Projects
- Backend: Medium amount of code refactoring
- Upgrade: Moved to Phalcon 3
- Upgrade: Moved to PHP7, new geo-location.
- Bugs: Fixed isSecureRequest() to isSecure() having errors from v3 Phalcon.
- UI: Adding More Icons
- UI: Fixing UI Display to look a little better
- Backend: Cleaning up Code an extra Data.
- Backend: Fixed Email Sending, Moved to AWS SES.
- Backend: Had to fix
source table causing conflict with Phalcon.
- Frontend: Working on improving small things with the UI
- Code: Mainly back-end organization and code cleanup.
- Servers: Rebuilt and Running new Production Servers, this took a long time.
- Servers: Deployed two new Development Servers.
- Servers: Error Logging Improved for bug detection.
- Payment: Fixed Stripe, using Native Stripe -- There is a bug in Omni-Pay stripe latest.
- Payment: Fixed, Paypal working due to un-logged Product error (Server logging improved on new OS).
- UI: Working minor UI changes
- Courses: Working on a new course possibly titled Ubuntu-ify, 10 videos complete so far.
- Servers: Dual servers running to prevent outages, host was DDoS'd for 10 days.
- Packages: Updating packages broke things, Video Streaming is fixed, reverted to previous AWS API.
- Payment: Currently Down.
- Course: Working on Django course, about 5 hours of content or more is complete. It's a big one!
- Update: FlowPlayer is now version 6.
- GUI: The skin for Flowplayer was changed from minimalist to something a tiny bit more interesting. Moved off the S3 onto server to fix button display issues.
- Server: Minor Server Cleanup :)
- Preparing: Live Sessions Beta Launch Soon
- Added: Consulting Service
- Internal: Re-organized include structure
- Downtime: 20 minutes downtime at 2:30pm EST
- Fixed: Was missing Phalcon Incubator Depdencies which were only in composers dev-requirements, rather than requirements. Redis wasn't caching with a missing Class.
- GUI: Updates has been removed from Dashboard and added to the footer
- Feature: Promotional Code Offers are in development
- GUI: Many minor Display Changes, SASS Minification.
- Feature: YouTube Video section added for free videos.
- Login: Implementing Google+, currently in debug mode.
- Email: Implementing a simple system internally to send updates.
- Course: Still working on Django course, it's a lot of work :)
- Flat Logo used, Collapsed icon only.
- GUI Changes.
- Course: Working on Django Course and Preparing a Live Course.
- Happy new years, working on a new Django Course.
- Downtime: 35 minutes downtime at 2:30AM EST due to the new Facebook API not ready for JREAM.
- Downtime: 10 minute downtime, had to migrate servers to another region.
- Re-issued SSL Certificate
- Removed any POODLE threat
- Forward Secrecy Supported
- Qualys SSL Labs Report:
- Overall Rating: A
- Certificate: 100
- Protocol Support: 95
- Key Exchange: 80
- Cipher Strength: 90
- Feature: Flash Fallback Enabled if MP4 is not available
- Third-Party Bug: Fullscreen Issues with player and MP4 @ https://flowplayer.org/docs/known-issues.html
- Mobile: Still working with WebM Format, there is not an RTP for V-8 codecs on AWS. Looking into HTTPS Streaming.
- Mobile: Working towards Mobile Streaming in WebM format, content took 2 days to convert. Still have difficulty with RTMP and WebM Signed URLs.
- Feature: Working on a Quiz section.
- Lacking: Not much time to work on everything from Copywriting, UI, Server, System, Courses.
- Copywriting: Discover Area Simplified with bullet lists.
- UI: Adjusted Responsive UI for front-end.
- UI: Home, Disover, Login, and Register are now more modern.
- System: Trying out Varnish for Caching.
- Bugs: Fixed a broken link (Thanks for letting me know)
- UI: The UI is going through changes slowly. It is being tested before deployment, if however you encounter a bug please email
- Courses: Published Redis Course
- Bug: Fixed Sandbox mode in PayPal on Live Environment (missed a variable)
- OS: Updated OS Distribution
- Security: Updated Bash Vulnerability "Shellshock"
- App: Making the App Multi-Module for expansion
- App: Looking for a better front-end solution
- Courses: Primarily Developing on the Redis Course.
- Internal: Refactoring parts of the JREAM Core to reduce duplicated code.
- Internal: Cleaning the Database of unused sections.
- Cancelled: Affiliation will not be available due to Tax Reasons and JREAM will never store personal information.
- UI: Application now utilizes Gulp and Bower.
- UI: Site design in the works.
- Copywriting: Building a Discover Area.
- Course: HTML & CSS Added
- UI: Site went through overhaul of UI Elements and color changes.
- Internal: All Login/Register/Password have been moved to a user controller
- Internal: Sessions had to be reset to apply changes, you may have been logged out once.
- UI: Font size Increased
- UI: Working on white space improvements
- Facebook Login: Your alias/username will automatically update if it's different when you login.
- Heartbleed Fix: There was 8 hours downtime to prevent any potential heartbleed problems when it became news.
- OpenSSL Updated.
- System Upgraded.
- Server credentials changed.
- SSL Certficates were re-issued.
- No personal information is stored at JREAM, it's on 3rd-party enterprise servers such as Stripe. There is nothing to to leak, but security matters.