VideoLAN - VLC media player version 0.8.6d released

A new version of VLC player, v0.8.6d has been released on November 30th.

The changelog is the following:

Various bugfixes:

[ul][li]Mozilla plugin: supports a reasonable amount of MIME types on Windows
[/li][li]Linux: Fixed S/PDIF passthrough with ALSA
[/li][li]Automatic recovery on unexpected stream discontinuity (clock gap) occurrences in input
[/li][li]Use field order (top/bottom) for correct bob/linear deinterlacing
[/li][li]Fix invalid free in bookmarks loading code[/ul]
Windows and Mac OS Binaries

  • [li]FLAC Security Update (CVE-2007-4619) to prevent multiple integer overflows

Active X plugin:

  • [li]Security update (VideoLAN-SA-0703)

Mac OS X Interface & Port:

[ul][li]Apple Remote support on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard with enhanced functionality
[/li][li]Improved Video Output compatibility for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
[/li][li]Improved behavior of the Fullscreen Controller and mode changes between Fullscreen and Windowed Video Output
[/li][li]Softened the white flash artifacts that may appear during the transition of two different movies
[/li][li]Support for current Ogg file formats
[/li]NOTE: This release requires Mac OS X 10.4 or higher. Mac OS X 10.3.9 is not supported anymore.[/ul]


  • [li]Improved H.264 encoding speed on Mac OS X

Other changes:

[ul][li]The automatic updating facility was removed
[/li][li]You now need to append --m3u-extvlcopt to your command line to enable
[/li]EXTVLCOPT options parsing in m3u playlists.[/ul]

Troy posted in another thread. It never got posted here. Thanks Geno!

oooops I missed Troy’s post :o

[QUOTE=geno888;1944695]oooops I missed Troy’s post :o[/QUOTE]You did good. Troy posted it in a DVDFab thread :flower: