Commit 2f53d499 authored by Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar Jean-Baptiste Kempf

NEWS and THANKS.

Mentions of FS controller and dropping support of old platform.
parent 3c68fe37
......@@ -5,6 +5,7 @@ Changes between 0.8.6 and 0.9.0-git (not released yet):
Important notes:
----------------
* This release will not work with Windows 98/ME and MacOS X.3 (Panther)
* The HTTP interface is now only available on the local machine by default.
If you want to make it available from other machines, you will have to
edit the ".hosts" file.
......@@ -15,9 +16,9 @@ Important notes:
C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\http\old\.hosts
- On Mac OS X, you can find it in VLC.app/Contents/MacOS/share/http/.hosts
and respectively in VLC.app/Contents/MacOS/share/http/old/.hosts
* This version of VLC contains a new interface for Windows and Linux. This
interface lacks the "Streaming Wizard" that used to be present in VLC 0.8.6.
It will be replaced by a better alternative in the next version.
* This version of VLC contains a new interface for Windows and Linux.
This interface has a fullscreen controller. This interface lacks the
"Streaming Wizard" that used to be present in VLC 0.8.6.
If you absolutely need it, we advise you to keep VLC 0.8.6.
* The behavior of --sout-keep was changed. It's now activated by default.
* The marq, mosaic and logo commands in the rc interface changed. They
......@@ -33,8 +34,8 @@ Important notes:
EXTVLCOPT options parsing in m3u playlists. Note that only a limited set
of options is available to m3u playlists (CVE-2007-6683).
* The old access:url syntax is no longer supported. Use access://url instead.
E.g.: vlc:quit -> vlc://quit ;
udp:@239.255.12.12 -> udp://@239.255.12.12
E.g.: vlc:quit -> vlc://quit ;
udp:@239.255.12.12 -> udp://@239.255.12.12
* The ffmpeg module has been removed and replaced by avcodec, avformat, swscale
(or imgresample if you use a swscale-less ffmpeg build) and postproc modules.
* The web plugins ActiveX (IE)/Firefox/Mozilla/Safari now recognize the following
......@@ -56,7 +57,7 @@ Security updates:
Playlist:
* Vastly improved playlist support:
* Media library support
* Media library creation to save all your playlist items
* "Live search"
* Shoutcast TV listings
* Audioscrobbler/Last.FM support
......@@ -181,8 +182,6 @@ Stream output:
* RTMP output
Interfaces:
* Windows/Linux
* Brand new interface for Linux and Windows, based on the Qt toolkit
* All
* New Simple Preferences dialogs showing the most important settings in an
end-user suitable way.
......@@ -190,6 +189,9 @@ Interfaces:
* Improved mouse gestures
* Vastly improved Update checker
* Full support for meta data editing (ID3v2, Ogg/Vorbis, AAC, APEv1/2)
* Windows/Linux
* Brand new interface for Linux and Windows, based on the Qt toolkit
* Fullscreen controller (transparency on Linux+Composite)
* Mac OS X
* Improved video output features
* Online access to VideoLAN's Help Wiki within VLC
......@@ -948,12 +950,12 @@ Video Output:
* Experimental generic OpenGL video output (X11, Win32, MacOS X)
with support for effects.
* Improved filter and subpictures support :
- New filters can be streamed.
- "Subpicture filters" to overlay subpictures on video
- Centralized scaling and blending
- New filters can be streamed.
- "Subpicture filters" to overlay subpictures on video
- Centralized scaling and blending
* New filters :
- "time", to display current time
- "marq", to display a marquee
- "time", to display current time
- "marq", to display a marquee
Interfaces:
* OSD sliders for volume and postition information
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......@@ -147,7 +147,7 @@ Laurent Mutricy <laurent.mutricy at ecl2005 dot ec-lyon dot fr> - HTTP interface
Leo Spalteholz <leo dot spalteholz at gmail dot com> - Qt interface design
Loox Thefuture <loox.thefuture at gmail dot com> - Media key in X11 vout
Lorena Gomes - Catalan translation
Lukas Durfina <lukas.durfina at gmail.com> - qt4: full screen controller. teletext button fix.
Lukas Durfina <lukas.durfina at gmail.com> - Qt4: full screen controller. Teletext button fix. Various fixes.
Mahrazi Mohd Kamal <mahrazi at gmail.com> - Malay Translation
Marc Nolette <nolette at videotron.ca> - PVR support in DirectShow input
Marco Munderloh <Marco.Munderloh at web.de> - HTTP fix for Win32 to URL filenames
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