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June 10, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 9:00 pm PDT on 6/10/22.    The following updates occurred in this OTA:  Bobcat Firmware version bumped to 1.0.2.97 (no changes)  Helium Firmware version updated to 2022.06.09.0 GA From Helium: This update also fixes the packet transfer issue.  The engineering blog explains in detail what the bug fixes are for the flatline. https://engineering.helium.com/2022/06/10/miner-hotspot-release.html

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June 2, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 01:00 pm PDT on 6/2/22.   The following updates occurred in this OTA:Bobcat Firmware version bumped to 1.0.2.96 (no changes)Helium Firmware version updated to 2022.06.02.1   From Helium:This is an emergency release to address issues found in 2022.06.01.0. A new dependency was introduced related to telemetry work that wasn’t properly configured for the release process. As the Hotspot boots up, it tries to look for a dependency that doesn’t exist, causing crashes on a subset of Hotspots where “fast sync”-like features are used and causes crashes on brand new...

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June 2, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 06:00 am PDT on 6/2/22. The following updates occurred in this OTA: Bobcat Firmware version bumped to 1.0.2.95 Helium Firmware version - no change This is a slight change requested by Helium, adding {gateway_and_mux_enable, true} to the miner block of configs.   From Helium: The core developers have tagged a new 2022.06.01.0 miner release. This release is mandatory for all Hotspot Makers. Contained in this release are further improvements to the flatline issue (fixes HTTP2) and enables mux. Enabling mux allows all data packet traffic to be routed through...

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June 1, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 07:00 pm PDT on 6/1/22.     The following updates occurred in this OTA:Bobcat Firmware version bumped to 1.0.2.94 (no changes)Helium Firmware version updated to 2022.06.01.0_GA     From Helium:This release is mandatory for all Hotspot Makers. Contained in this release are further improvements to the flatline issue (fixes HTTP2) and enables mux. Enabling mux allows all data packet traffic to be routed through gateway-rs and away from the erlang miner. This is a key step towards removing Erlang from Hotspots altogether.This release also fixes PoC timing and lets...

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May 24, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 10:00 pm PDT on 5/24/22.    The following updates occurred in this OTA: Bobcat Firmware version bumped to 1.0.2.93 (no changes) Helium Firmware version updated to 2022.05.24.0_GA From Helium: This is the anticipated "flatline" fix. This release is mandatory for all Hotspot Makers. Contained in this release are chain variables to support Validator Performance (to be activated some time after Wednesday, May 25, 2022 9:00 AM). Failure to update your fleet before the chain variables are activated will cause the Hotspot to stop functioning as Hotspots still follow the...

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