Release Notes: VLC 2.1.1 is the first minor version of the VLC 2.1.x branch. It fixes a numerous bugs and regressions introduced in 2.1.0, adds experimental HEVC and VP9 decoding, and improves the VLC installer on Windows.
Release Notes: Small new features were added, notably GME and live .webm support and an integrated listing of Web-shows directly in the playlist. Many bugfixes, updated translations, and security fixes on Windows are also part of this release.
Release Notes: This release is aimed at fixing bugs and bringing small improvements. It brings multiple libVLC improvements and important fixes for the Win32 and Mac ports, the Windows video output, and the interfaces. It introduces support for ATI GPU decoding on Windows. It updates translations and fixes many small errors.
Release Notes: A buffer overflow in the Real demuxer, reported as CVE-2008-5276, was fixed. Several other minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: This version fixes security issues in RealText and CUE demuxers.
Release Notes: This release introduces some security updates, fixing a buffer overflow in TiVo demuxer and libpng. This release introduces also some fixes for various potential crashes and memory leaks. The Windows version fixes some DirectShow and media button bugs. MMAP is now disabled by default, and translations are updated.
Release Notes: Crashes were fixed in the ogg, vobsub, and dvdread modules. Several memory leaks were fixed. Apple machines without Quartz Extreme are no longer supported (use 0.9.2 or earlier). In the Mac OS X port, a crash with deletion of old preferences and the target name for downloaded updates were fixed. Stability in the Windows port was fixed for the video output. All the 0.9.3 fixes were ported to Windows.
Release Notes: This version shows various bugfixes, including DTS chapter order, audio-CD behavior, subtitles, and podcast fixes. It also fixes a few crashes in the PS, SSA, MKV, XSPF, and FreeType modules. The Mac OS X version shows a lot of improvements and regression fixes. The Qt interface shows a few modifications and bugfixes.
Release Notes: This version adds a new interface module for Linux and Windows, a media library, and an improved playlist and many new audio and video filters. Video playback is enhanced with new protocols, new codecs, and new demuxers. Audio playback has cover art, metadata support (and editing), and has been vastly enhanced. It can play audio when the playback speed is changed. libVLC has been simplified and improved, many bindings for many languages were added, and there is a new Mac OS X framework. Scripts written in Lua can expand VLC media player's capabilities.
Release Notes: An integer overflow in the WAV demuxer, as reported in CVE-2008-2430, was fixed. Galaktos-based audio visualizations on FreeBSD were improved. The option to use shared memory within the GLX video output module was fixed. Miscellaneous bugfixes were made in multiple modules and in libvlc.