Release Notes: This release, not long after 1.1.8, is necessary because some security issues were found, notably in the mp4 demuxer and in some underlying libraries. This release also brings updated translations and a lot of small Mac OS X fixes.
Release Notes: This release brings many major improvements, especially GPU and DSP decoding on selected platforms, new support for codecs, demuxers and muxers, Lua extensions and Lua content extensions (luaSD), improved interfaces, reworking of video output, removal of lots of modules, and rewriting of many modules in order to improve performance in CPU, RAM, and I/O. It also introduces a new libVLC and new bindings and improves the port on many platforms.
Release Notes: This release brings subtitle improvements, Apple Remote support, an updated compiler for Windows, and updated codecs for all platforms. It also improves many translations.