Release Notes: The 1.4 'Fast Forward' series provides many new features, such as support for USB and iRiver IFP devices, and enhanced iPod support. The collection now also supports WMA, AAC, and RealMedia files, with full tagging support. The XINE engine has true gapless playback and AudioCD capabilities. Support for GStreamer 0.10 and Moodbar (a special audio visualization) has been added. The lyrics download feature is now scriptable and can access multiple lyrics sites. The user interface was polished and simplified, and internal changes have been made to make the application faster and more reliable.
Release Notes: This maintenance release provides fixes for the lyrics search feature, the Helix audio engine, and the scripting system. The translations were updated and extended.
Release Notes: This release focuses on bugfixes, and delivers especially important improvements for users of the Qt 3.3.5 library, fixing a crash when clearing the playlist. There are many stability improvements for users of the Helix audio engine. A build issue has been fixed for the PCLinuxOS distribution. Downloaded cover images will no longer be deleted by amaroK.
Release Notes: This service release provides several bugfixes, including a critical stability fix for a potential crash at startup. Additionally, it provides updated translations for many languages.
Release Notes: This release brings an important bugfix for users of HyperThreading enabled processors. The stability issues with these processors have now been fixed. There are important bugfixes for the collection scanner, the script manager, and visualization support. Helix-engine now supports ALSA natively, using the new RealPlayer 11 as a backend. Atom feeds for podcasts are now supported.
Release Notes: Numerous bugfixes and improvements were made.
Release Notes: The major new feature of this release is the new volume slider, which is elegant and highly usable. It is now possible to switch the tabs in the Context Browser with the mouse wheel. The GStreamer engine works with ALSA again, and an additional context menu with comfortable functions has been added to the playlist. There are bugfixes for the Podcast and iPod support, as well as other parts of the application.
Release Notes: New features include support for the iPod Shuffle device, a reworked Equalizer tool, and the advanced filtering options for the music collection. The GStreamer engine has been rewritten for better performance, and new artwork has been added to the user interface. There are many bugfixes, notably for the Helix engine, which can now play Ogg Vorbis files.
Release Notes: The key features of this release include Wikipedia artist lookup and the new playlist browser with built-in Podcast support. amaroK can now automatically download themes and scripts from the Internet, allowing the user to customize the application easily. There is also support for Cue sheet files, and the PostgreSQL database can be used as a backend. A new Helix-Player engine and the new dynamic playlist mode were added. The user interface was substantially improved, featuring a new sidebar with a slicker look-and-feel.