What’s new in Kasm 1.12.0
Autoscaling configs are not automatically carried over during upgrade to 1.12. Administrators will have to reconfiguring those settings manually.
Added support for Gamepad Pass-through
Added the ability to configure the CPU Allocation Methodfor session containers. The default now uses Shares which allows sessions to use all CPU resources if there is no contention.
Administrators can force a local user to reset their password on thier next login.
Added support for admin to reset a users LDAP account password
Allow LDAP users to reset their password on login if it has expired
Added new optional Multi Server role for Proxy, allowing for a single Web UI portal and many remote agent/proxy configurations for Workspaces sessions.
Add support for physical TOTP tokens
Added LDAP, OpenID, and SAML attribute mappings. Allows the administrator to map data from the identity provider to Kasm user fields.
Added additional customization for what options are available in the Kasm session control panel. These options can be accessed from Group Settings
Added Casting Configuration Names for administrative clarity
Web Filters now support WebSockets
Added new configuration to pull a max number of docker images concurrently, see Changing MAX Concurrent Docker Pulls
Added a new Windows Service for providing uploads, downloads, resource monitoring, and getting screenshots from Windows based desktop servers.
Added lossless mode using special installation flag for true 24 bit lossless remote desktops Lossless mode
Infrastructure Support Enhancements
Added support for Oracle Linux 9 base operating system
Added support for CentOS Stream 9 base operating system
Kasm Image Enhancements
Added Vivaldi images for x86_64/aarch64
Added Ubuntu Jammy DinD images for x86_64
Added Ubuntu Jammy DinD Rootless images for x86_64
Added Chromium to Ubuntu Focal Desktop image for aarch64
Added Chromium to Ubuntu Jammy Desktop image for aarch64
Added Chromium to openSUSE 15 Desktop image for aarch64
Added RetroArch images for x86_64/aarch64
Added Minetest images for x86_64/aarch64
Added SuperTuxKart images for x86_64/aarch64
Fixed bug that prevented Nvidia GPUs from being properly assigned to containers if non-Nvidia GPUs were also installed in certain configurations.
The group setting for session_time_limit does not work in 1.12.0. It has been fixed in the developer preview release and will be fixed in the 1.13.0 release. As a workaround the session time limit can be set on individual images.