VLC (0.8.2)

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Check out the description and change history for VLC 0.8.2 below.

What's new in version 0.8.2?

Core support: * Rewrite of the playlist - Tree structure - Input preparsing (for meta-data) - Grouping (by artist, ...) support * Preferences improvements: - New organization, designed to improve usability - New configuration types (list of modules, ...) * XML parsers * Core image manipulation support * Client-side SSL/TLS support * SSL Client certificates checking support (allows for secure VoD) * Renamed --spu-channel to --sub-track * Renamed --spumargin to --sub-margin * Renamed --audio-channel to --audio-track * Renamed --filter to --vout-filter * filters, extra interfaces, visualizations and service discovery modules are now separated by ':' instead of ',' * Access filter architecture * Track selection based on preferred language (--sub-language and --audio-language) * Zsh autocompletion for VLC's arguments * Many bugfixes... Input/Demuxers: * Support for SOCKS proxy * Support for Shoutcast Meta-data * Support for (HE-)AAC raw-audio streams * Support for images on a HTTP server that get refreshed on the server * Better support for Kasenna streams * RTSP UDP->TCP rollover support * Massive Matroska improvements * Support for XA and VOC audio files * TiVo demuxer * Samba (Windows shares) access module * Improved CDDAX module (uses several playlist items) * Fixes to Linux DVB support * Fix the "negative subtitles delay" bug * Support for FTP over IPv6 Decoders / Encoders: * Dirac decoder and encoder * PNG decoder/encoder * Improvements to DVB subtitles encoder * Support for Apple Lossless Audio Codec Access filters: * New Record and Timeshift filters Services discovery: * New type of modules, that add items to the playlist * Brand new SAP module * To enable SAP, you now need to use "-S sap" or add SAP in the "Manage->Services Discovery" menu ( IPv6 SAP is now enabled by default ) * Non-standard support for HTTP streams SAP announces removed * HAL (Hardware Abstraction Layer) discovery * DAAP (iTunes shares) support * Shoutcast Audio output: * Support for 20/24 bits LPCM Video output: * Video snapshot support (png or jpg) * Image file video output (png) * Motion detection filter (can trigger playlist actions) * Improvements to wall video filter * Support for font color and opacity Stream output: * Muxers - ASF improvements * VLM / VoD - Ability to load a configuration file on startup - Seeking support in VoD streams * Mosaic (picture-in-picture system) Interfaces: * wxWidgets - Redesigned playlist : add playlist, add directory, ... - Improved preferences - Improvements to the wizard - DVD, VCD and Audio CD navigation buttons * MacOS X - Redesigned playlist - Improved preferences * Skins - Support for multiple actions - Fixes * HTTP - Support for the new playlist system * Lirc - Now uses new config settings. See doc/lirc/example.lirc Windows port: * Screensaver disabling fix * DirectShow tuner configuration * Support for no-decoration windows MacOS X port: * Many Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger related fixes * The OpenGL video output is back * A new audio module that should work more reliable for analog audio output in various configurations. - Supports multichannel discrete analog output - Digital audio output requires you to change a preference setting because it is not yet available in the new module - Please read the README.MacOSX.rtf file for more information. BeOS port: * Support for single-buffered overlay Pocket PC port: * Many fixes * New interface * New video output Mozilla Plugin: * Javascript fixes * Mozilla plugin for MacOS X is back (not yet distributed) IE Plugin: * Brand new Internet Explorer ActiveX plugin Translations: The following languages were added: * Catalan * Danish * Turkish

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