NEWS 30.9 KB
Newer Older
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1 2 3
Changes between 1.7.0 and 1.8.0:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
4
Core:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
5
 * Hardware accleleration is now asynchronous
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
6 7 8 9 10
 * Preparation for Asynchronous debugging
 * Use mpg123 as MP3 decoder
 * Improve UPnP support

Application:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
11 12
 * Moved targetSDK to 23
 * Runtime permissions for storage & ringtone setting
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
13
 * Network browsing
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
14
 * Support Video Playlists
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
15
 * Support search in 'now playing' playlist
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
16
 * Restore playback history
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
 * Properly restore previous Equalizer setting
 * Undo action for media deletion
 * 'now playing' list auto-scrolls to current item
 * @hide Support Extensions
 * TV UI is now available for Android 4.2+ devices
 * Simplify and fix animations
 * 'Save playlist' has moved into Advanced options
 * Playback service is more persistent
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
25
 * Fix media deletion
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
26
 * Fix crash with huge collection for a single artist
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
27 28

TV:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
29
 * Audio Player view has been redesigned
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
30 31
 * Improve Now Playing button
 * Improve Audio player
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
32 33 34 35 36
 * Video, Songs and Browser views now sort item by first letter
 * File Browser
 * Playback history
 * 'About' and 'Licence' views
 * Scan device media more often
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56


Changes between 1.7.1 and 1.7.2:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix small crashes
 * New work-around for broken SamSung/Wiko/QMobile phones


Changes between 1.7.0 and 1.7.1:
--------------------------------

Core:
 * Fix seeking deadlocks and no-sound after seek issues

Application
 * Numerous crashes and glitches for the application


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
57 58 59
Changes between 1.6.6 and 1.7.0:
--------------------------------

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
60
Nota Bene: The application is now only supporting Android 2.2+
61

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
62 63 64 65
Core:
 * New fonts rendering engine, with fonts fallback

Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
66
 * Use MediaSessionCompat to replace MediaSession and RemoteControlClient
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
67 68
   This should fix a few weird bugs on some specific Android versions
 * New notification look
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
69
 * New Navigation menu, based on appcompat
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
70 71 72 73
 * Option to remember brightness level in video player
 * Restart current song on 'previous' click
 * We now display songs length in playlist
 * Refactored playlist & video views
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
74
 * Removal of dialogs to use Snackbars
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
75 76
 * Misc. fixes

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
77
ChromeOS:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
78
 * 'Open' option replaces the directory browser
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
79 80 81
 * YUV chroma format preset by default on ChromeOS
 * Disable brightness control on ChromeOS

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98

Changes between 1.6.5 and 1.6.6:
--------------------------------

TV:
 * Remove AUDIO_RECORD permission

Application:
 * Correctly save position in video
 * Correctly unmute when using volume keys
 * Fix regressions

Translations:
 * Update of Turkish, Swedish, Portuguese, Japanese, German,
   Chinese, Ukrainian. Swedish, Dutch, Spanish


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
99 100 101 102
Changes between 1.6.4 and 1.6.5:
--------------------------------

Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
103
 * Add optional seeking buttons in video player
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
104
 * Fix crash on Audio Album sorting
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
105
 * New preferences code using Material design
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
106
 * Update support library to 23.1
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
107 108 109
 * Fix FloatingActionButton on Android 2.x
 * Allow seeking action in all elements in audio player

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
110

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120
Changes between 1.6.3 and 1.6.4:
--------------------------------

Core:
 * Fix playback and seeking of some ASF/WMV/WMA files

Application:
 * Fix staying-alive screen
 * Correctly sort by track number in the album view

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
121

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
122 123 124 125 126 127
Changes between 1.6.2 and 1.6.3:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix crash on Android < 3.0

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
128

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
1.6.2  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136
Changes between 1.6.1 and 1.6.2:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix crashes on wiko and QMobile phones (bis repetita)
 * Fix IllegalStateException in AWindow when relaunching VideoPlayer
 * Fix crash in Video Fragment on old Android versions

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
137

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
138 139 140 141
Changes between 1.6.0 and 1.6.1:
--------------------------------

Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
1.6.2  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
142
 * Fix crashes on wiko and QMobile phones
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
143 144 145 146
 * Fix preferences crashes
 * Fix crashes in Videos List and Main Activity


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165
Changes between 1.5.90 and 1.6.0:
---------------------------------

Core:
 * Streamline libVLCjni.so symbols
 * Port to Android-M
 * Fix HTTP seek regression from 1.5.90

Application:
 * Speed up the video/audio lists interface
 * Speed up the thumbnailing process and remove glitches
 * Correctly blacklist the system notifications and ringtones
 * Fix last playlist and random restoration
 * Fix grouping of videos
 * Translations update


Changes between 1.5.2 and 1.5.90 (1.6.0-beta):
----------------------------------------------
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
166

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
167 168 169
Core:
 * Hardware decoding performance improvements

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
170
Application:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
171 172 173
 * Revamped Advanced options dialog
 * Properly restore audio volume
 * Restored 'delete playlist' option
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
174 175
 * Introduction of a 'dark' widget
 * Performance improvement for Audio/Video media lists display
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
176 177
 * Databinding implementation
 * Upgraded AppCompat to version 23.0.1
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
178
 * Fix last audio shortcut
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
179 180
 * Fix thumbnail for ts and dvd
 * Fix thumbnail aspect ratio with some videos
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
181
 * Translations update
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
182

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
183 184 185
TV:
 * Fix video player behaviour while playing in background
 * Fix media keys events management
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
186 187


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
188 189 190
Changes between 1.5.1 and 1.5.2:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
191 192 193
Core:
 * Fix configuration of MediaCodec opening

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
194
Application:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
195
 * Add an option to disable auto scanning device at application startup
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
196
 * Update to SDK 23 and appcompat 23
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
197 198 199 200 201
 * Fix remote play/pause button behaviour
 * Fix delete option for playlists
 * Play all songs starting on the one selected in 'songs' tab
 * Hidden feature : play a video in loop by long press on 'play' in video player
 * Fix audio browser showing 'no media' view
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
202
 * Fix scan after interrupted previous scan
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
203 204 205 206 207

TV:
 * Immediatly pause video once not visible anymore on TV background
 * Stop button now exits audio player on TV
 * Refactored network browser, now showing alphabetically grouped files
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
208

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
209

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
210 211 212 213
Changes between 1.5.0 and 1.5.1:
--------------------------------

Core:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
214
 * Fix performance regression, by fixing an Audio synchronisation issue
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225

libVLC:
 * Add Setters for SurfaceTextures in AWindow

Application:
 * Fix append option in album view
 * Fix crop after screen rotation
 * Prevent too frequent devices scanning
 * Fix intent listing
 * New interface for advanced options: playback speed, chapters, Jump to Time,
   Audio/Subtitles delay, Equalizer, play as audio...
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
226
 * Add a "title" option for extra Intents when calling VLC
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
227 228 229 230

TV:
 * Fix some background video issue when playing audio
 * Support the stop button on remotes
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
231
 * Add Now Playing tile in main view
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
232 233 234 235 236

Translations
 * Update of all translations


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
237 238 239 240
Changes between 1.4.1 and 1.5.0:
--------------------------------

Application:
241
 * Removed permission READ_LOGS for recent Android versions
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
242
 * Removed permission READ_PHONE_STATE for recent Android versions
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
243
 * Handle media (external SD cards & USB keys) mount and unmount
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
244
 * Position in playlist and in song are now restored when you load last playlist
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
245
 * Design improvements, replaced some dialogs and toasts by snackbars
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
246
 * Merge Audio and Video playback in a PlaybackService
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
247
 * Improve audio<->video modes switches
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
248
 * Large code cleaning in all layers of the application
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
249
 * Fix advanced video options and video resolver crashing
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
250
 * Chapters/titles detection improvements
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
251 252 253 254
 * Fix audio focus in numerous cases
 * New subtitles file picker
 * Improve incoming View Intent to get subtitles path
 * Use TabLayout and FloatingActionButton from appcompat instead of custom code
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
255
 * Control Widget is now resizable
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
256
 * Media Information is available from Directory browsing
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
257
 * New interface for sleep timer and jump to time
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
258 259 260

Chrome:
 * Fix runtime issue with pipe2 absence
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
261
 * Disable quit&restart
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
262 263

libVLC:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
264 265 266
 * Rewrite of most libVLCjni classes, notably MediaPlayer, libVLC, Media,
   Equalizer and the related ones
 * Rewrite events managements, callbacks and surface callbacks
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
267 268 269 270 271 272
 * Creation of a .aar file for libVLC

Core:
 * libvlc new API to set the Android context for surfaces
 * Removal of static and extern objects for thread-safety
 * Merge of all video outputs into one
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
273

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
274 275 276 277 278
TV:
 * Fix HDMI devices
 * Support video in background
 * Add more features in video playback that were only on the non-TV version

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
279

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
280 281 282 283 284 285
Changes between 1.4.0 and 1.4.1:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * 'Play' option in context menu on albums
 * Handle FileProviders URIs from external apps
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296
 * Playback is tried for every filetype in directories browser mode
 * Misc fixes, including in the file deletion part and file browsing

SDK:
 * VideoPlayerActivity now returns result, with return code and extras infos

Core:
 * Add new acceleration option using MediaCodec NDK API

Translation updates:
 * Most languages updated
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
297 298


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
299
Changes between 1.3.2 and 1.4.0:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
300 301 302
--------------------------------

Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
303 304
 * Unify directories managment between preferences and Directories browser
 * Rewrite the directory browser
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
305
 * Long press on +/- buttons to continuously increase/decrease audio au subs delay
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
306 307 308 309
 * Material fixes for dialogs and some activities
 * Fix regression on the mini-player displaying in some activities
 * Support Play all in folders
 * Fix crashes
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
310
 * Don't use hardware decoding for some MTK devices on Android 4.1 because of a black screen (still investigating)
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
311 312 313

Core:
 * Blacklist some Samsung devices from hardware decoding
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
314 315


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
316 317
Changes between 1.3.1 and 1.3.2:
--------------------------------
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
318

Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
319 320
Application:
 * Fix wrong media opened from new local files browser
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
321 322
 * Fix potential crash in the MainActivity
 * Fix TV build
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
323

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
324 325 326
Changes between 1.3.0 and 1.3.1:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
327
Application:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
328
 * Increase the accessibility of the application
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
329 330 331 332 333
 * Change the Side Bar to meet Material Design update
 * Rewrite the local files browsing, using the network browsing code, which adds
   preparsing, prefetching, async, extensibility and code reuse
 * New album browser view
 * Fix back button behavior on VideoPlayer
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
334
 * Improve Material look, Ripple effect on Lollipop
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
335
 * Activate the Audio Delay control
336
 * Smaller Video Player Controler
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
337 338
 * Fix crashes, focus, rotations
 * Update to AppCompat 22.1
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
339 340 341 342 343 344

JNI:
 * Add a way to capture stdout logs directly

Core:
 * Time stretching is now on by default
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
345
 * Activate hardware acceleration for .TS files
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
346 347 348
 * Fix crashes with live streaming and hardware acceleration
 * Fix WMV on MTK devices
 * Improve audio resampler quality
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356

TV:
 * Fix recommendations duplication and improve recommendations
 * Fix B button handling and TextViews

Translations:
 * Update of ALL the translations

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
357

Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
358 359 360
Changes between 1.2.6 and 1.3.0:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
361 362 363 364
libvlcjni:
 * prepare the audio <=> video switch

Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
365
 * Support background playback for video
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
366 367 368
 * Update close, playlist and save icons
 * Broadcast metadata to other apps, including scrobblers
 * New Advanced dialog for audio playback
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
369 370 371 372 373 374 375
 * Improve search look and accuracy
 * Fix double entries for external SD cards, notably LG G3, Tablet Shield
 * Fix Android 4.1 navigation bar
 * Fix focusability of repeat, shuffle and audio buttons
 * Fix shuffle button
 * Fix crashes and interface issues
 * Fix accessibility text on some buttons of the interface
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
376 377 378 379 380 381
 * Remove wheelview dependency

Translations:
 * Update of German, Simplified Chinese, Ukrainian, Tamil, Portuguese, Italian,
   Galician and Spanish translations

Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
382

Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
383
Changes between 1.2.5 and 1.2.6:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
384 385
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
386
Core:
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
387
 * Fix crash on startup with some iso files
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
388 389

Application:
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
390 391
 * Fix presentation mode
 * New audio material design icons
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
392 393 394 395 396 397
 * Fix gestures sensitivity
 * Improve memory management
 * Minor bug and crash fixes

TV:
 * Fix recommendation playback
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
398

Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
399

Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
400 401 402 403 404 405 406
Changes between 1.2.4 and 1.2.5:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix audio stutter with some devices
 * Fix MPEG4 on some MTK devices (Wiko)
 * Fix crashes with some QCOM devices (Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, Galaxy S4/S5...)
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
407 408 409
 * Minor fixes and UI adjustments
 * Add option to ask for resume video or play from star
 * Volume/brightness: add a vertical bar and levels in %
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
410

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
411

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420
Changes between 1.2.3 and 1.2.4:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix crashes
 * Fix material design for action bar
 * Fix audio support on Fire OS


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
421 422 423 424 425 426 427
Changes between 1.2.2 and 1.2.3:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix material alignment
 * Support chapter selection
 * Fix directory context menu
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
428 429 430 431
 * Fix crash when seeking

Translations:
 * Update of Danish, Croatian, Kabyle, Polish, Slovenian, Swedish and Turkish
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
432 433 434


Changes between 1.2.1 and 1.2.2:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
435 436
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447
Core:
 * Fix an audio/video sync regression

Application:
 * Add an intent to load sub files
 * Seek by position instead of time, by default


Changes between 1.2.0 and 1.2.1:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457
Application:
 * Allow to switch to audio mode, when playing a video
 * Change the sort icon to match Material design
 * Fix crash

TV:
 * Better navigation with buttons and gamepad
 * Fix network favorites


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
458
Changes between 1.1.6 and 1.2.0:
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
459 460 461
--------------------------------

Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
462
 * Show 'load last video' option on phones
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
NEWS  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
463
 * (Lollipop only) Swipe music notification to remove it. When playback is paused.
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
464 465 466
 * Fix video ts opened as audio
 * Fix black theme
 * Fix player menu hidden with some MKV files
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
467 468
 * Keep player speed between videos
 * Refactor track selections and updates
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
NEWS  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
469
 * Option to exlude Directories from Media Library
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
470 471
 * Playlists support for audio
 * In video player, lock the back button in lock mode
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
472 473 474
 * Fix crashes for Android 2.x
 * Allow to sort video by modified date
 * Improve volume and brightness gestures
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
NEWS  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
475 476 477 478 479 480 481
 * Support cover for video files
 * Misc bugfixes

TV:
 * Better thumbnails
 * Better recommendations (last video 3 random ones)
 * Better gamepad events
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
482

483 484 485 486 487 488
Translations:
 * Thai, Russian, French, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Ukrainian,
   Turkish, Tamil, Swedish, Slovak, Portuguese, Polish, Dutch, Korean,
   Japanese, Italian, French, Finnish, Spanish, Modern Greek, German and
   Danish updates

Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
489

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
490
Changes between 1.1.5 and 1.1.6:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
491 492
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
493 494 495 496 497 498
Application:
 * Fix look of secondary fragments activities, for better navigation
 * Rework actions
 * Fix rare crashes
 * Fix HDMI unplugging
 * Improve seek
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
499 500
 * Fixes on AudioFocus
 * Fixes on Black Theme
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
501 502 503

TV:
 * Recommend last video viewed
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
504
 * Better UI while scanning
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
505 506 507 508 509

Core:
 * Fix mediacodec crash


510 511 512 513 514 515 516
Changes between 1.1.4 and 1.1.5:
--------------------------------

Application:
 * Fix BD upgrade crashes, because of broken versions of Android


517 518 519 520 521
Changes between 1.1.3 and 1.1.4:
--------------------------------

Core:
 * Support ModTracker files
Thomas Guillem's avatar
Thomas Guillem committed
522 523 524 525 526 527
 * Fix freeze when changing audio speed

Audio:
 * Add AC3 passthrough support on Lollipop (Tested on Nexus Player)
 * Add PCM 5.1 and 7.1 support via HDMI or SPDIF
 * Add Float support on Lollipop
528

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544
Application:
 * More Material fixes (search, streams, equalizer)
 * Improvements on the black theme (colors and settings)
 * Fix numerous crashes
 * Fix album art for artists

TV:
 * Fix look of numerous activities
 * Better keyboard and gamepad mappings
 * Shuffle and repeat in Audio mode
 * Better recommendations

Translations:
 * Update most translations


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
545
Changes between 1.1.2 and 1.1.3:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
546 547
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
548 549 550
Core:
 * Improve audiotrack performance and quality

551
Main Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
552 553 554 555 556 557
 * SearchView in Material, new search look and performance
 * New FAB to play all the songs
 * Rework information panel
 * Ellipsize long URLs in stream panel
 * Improve dark theme
 * Fix Moto G SD cards detection
558
 * Fix LG bug with menu button
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
559 560 561
 * Fix rare NPE for Samsung devices
 * Fix numerous NPE and crashes

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
562

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573
Changes between 1.1.1 and 1.1.2:
--------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Fix fast scrolling pulling refresh
 * Fix settings toolbar to look Material

TV:
 * Fix gamepad requirement


Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582
Changes between 1.1.0 and 1.1.1:
--------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Bugfixes
 * UI Adjustments
 * Restore dpad navigation between audio tabs


583
Changes between 1.0.2 and 1.1.0:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
584 585
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593
Main Application:
 * New design for Material/Lollipop
 * Port to 5.0 new APIs
 * Rewrite of most views
 * Gamepad controller support for navigation
 * Async load of fragments and search
 * Option to show videos as list in portrait
 * Suport pull to refresh
Geoffrey Métais's avatar
Geoffrey Métais committed
594
 * Tracknumber, DiscNumber & AlbumArtist tags support for audio files
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621
 * Handle nowplaying for streams
 * Set Audio & Subs delay

TV:
 * Port for Android TV
 * Video + Audio browsing, settings
 * Recommandations

Core:
 * Rewrite of the NativeWindow output
 * Support of direct rendering and GPU 0-copy
 * New rendering of subtitles
 * New audio output based on AudioTrack
 * Support all the new ABIs

Fixes:
 * Fix parsing of metadata with space
 * Fix popup context menu loaded for wrong files
 * More than 60 bugs fixed

Build:
 * Move to Gradle
 * Prepare compilation for Android, Android TV, Chrome
 * Simpler multi-ABI compilation

Translations:
 * Update of all the translations
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
622

623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643

Changes between 1.0.0 and 1.0.1:
--------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Fix popup context menu loaded for the wrong items


Changes between 0.9.10 and 1.0.0:
---------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Minimum Lollipop support
 * Support remotes for DVD navigation
 * Immersive mode from Kitkat and on
 * Fix crashes

Translations:
 * Update of all the translations


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
644
Changes between 0.9.8 and 0.9.9:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
645 646
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655
Main Application:
 * Fix Artist names on the lock screen and bluetooth interface
 * Allow VLC to be installed as a system app
 * Fix potential crashes in the UI

Core:
 * Fix assert on some video decoding
 * Fix avi and m4a regressions

656 657 658
Translations:
 * Update of all the translations (more than 60 languages now)

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
659

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
660
Changes between 0.9.7 and 0.9.8:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
661 662
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
663
Main Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
664 665 666
 * Fix compatibility with Android 2.1
 * Fix Media detection when the extension was in UPPER CASE
 * Fix default display orientation for the Video Player
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
667
 * Fix possible crashes and leaks
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
668
 * Fix "replay from start" issue when screen goes off
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
669 670 671 672

Core:
 * Fix compatibility with MIPS (broken with the native crash handler
 * Support building with NDKr10
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
673
 * Prepare support for OMX zero-copy for Honeycomb+ (Android-11 and later)
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
674 675 676

libVLCjni:
 * Add bitrate information, statistics and player state methods
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
677

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
678 679 680 681
Translations:
 * Update of Spanish, Finnish, French, Hebrew, Indonesian, Marathi, Polish,
   Portuguese, Tatar translations

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
682

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
683 684 685 686 687 688
Changes between 0.9.7 and 0.9.7.1:
----------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Fix "mysterious" disappearance of the video buttons :)
 * Fix a couple of crashes in preferences, history and media information panels
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
689 690


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712
Changes between 0.9.6 and 0.9.7:
--------------------------------

Core:
 * Fix pthread issue on Android L
 * Fix wrong error on some x86 devices

Main Application:
 * Add a DVD menu button, fix DVD navigation and improve DVD menus support
 * Cache DVD CSS keys
 * Remove dependency on ActionBarSherlock: use android-support-v7-appcompat
   instead, from now on.
 * Fix various crashes on application and video playback start

Translations:
 * Initial Nepali and  Bengali translations
 * Update of Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Uzbek, Serbian, Slovenian,
   Russian, Romanian, Brazilian Portuguese, Portuguese, Polish, Marathi,
   Japanese, Italian, Scottish Gaelic, French, Modern Greek, Welsh, and Bosnian
   translations


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
713
Changes between 0.9.5 and 0.9.6:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
714 715
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
716 717 718 719 720 721 722
Core:
 * repair equalizer
 * Blacklist hardware decoding for more TS files

Main Application:
 * Fix crash in Audio browsing and Video player
 * Fix retaining of user playlists when clearing
723
 * Updates of all translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
724 725


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
726 727 728 729 730
Changes between 0.9.4 and 0.9.5:
--------------------------------

 * Fix a codec crash during thumbnailing
 * Fix various crashes in Audio and Video views
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
731 732
 * Fix hardware decoding exceptions

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
733

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
734
Changes between 0.9.3 and 0.9.4:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
735 736
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
737
Core:
738
 * Fix playback of numerous files formats
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
739 740
 * Fix some crashes in hardware decoding

Adrien Maglo's avatar
Adrien Maglo committed
741
Main application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
742
 * New VLC icon
743 744 745
 * Tips and tutorial are shown on the first start
 * Add the possibility to send a report after a native crash
 * Numerous icons modifications and tweaks
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
746
 * Support Dual Audio in remote mode
747 748 749
 * Fast scroll using letters in audio views
 * DVD menu are now supported
 * Vibrations on long clicks
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
750
 * Major translations updates
Adrien Maglo's avatar
Adrien Maglo committed
751

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
752

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761
Changes between 0.9.2 and 0.9.3:
--------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Fix a crash in the Remote Audio Player, leading to misbehaviours in the
   Audio player service
 * Minor icon tweaks


762
Changes between 0.9.1 and 0.9.2:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
763 764
--------------------------------

765 766 767 768 769 770 771
Core:
 * Support DVD iso

Main Application:
 * Fix numerous crashes in the interface
 * Improve the Secondary Display experience
 * Update most translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
772 773


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
0.9.1  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
774
Changes between 0.9.0 and 0.9.1:
775 776
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
0.9.1  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
777 778 779 780 781 782 783
Core:
 * Fix mp4 playback

Main Application:
 * Fix crash on some 2.3.x devices
 * Fix numerous crashes in the interface

784

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
785
Changes between 0.1.4 and 0.9.0:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
786 787
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
788
Core:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
789 790 791
 * Hardware acceleration for video decoding and rendering
 * New OpenGL video output
 * Support subtitles accelerated rendering
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
792
 * Support for SDK package creation
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
793 794 795
 * Decoding and filter accelerations for ARM and x86
 * Support video cropping
 * Allow thumbnailing of 4k videos
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
796 797

Main Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806
 * New UI for the application, available in white and dark
 * Enable Hardware decoding by default on Android 4.3 and newer
   Direct fallback to software when hardware fails
 * New UI for HDMI and Secondary Screens
 * Experimental support for Miracast/WiDi
 * New audio equalizer
 * Group of video files in folders, for TV shows
 * New preferences organization
 * New detection for SDcards
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
807 808
 * Add an option for frame skip to improve performance
 * Add an option to set network caching
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
809 810 811
 * Better audio service destruction
 * Fix opening MRLs and video streaming
 * Fix many crashes and warnings
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
812

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
813
Translations:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
814 815
 * Initial Greek, Kannada, Slovenian, Uzbek, Swedish, Sinhala, Romanian and
   Latvian translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
816
 * Updates to the Arabic, Bosnian, Brazilian Portuguese, Catalan, Czech,
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
817 818 819
   Danish, Dutch, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Icelandic,
   Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Lithuanian, Marathi, Norwegian Bokmal,
   Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Scottish Gaelic, Serbian, Simplified Chinese,
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
820 821 822
   Slovak, Spanish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu,
   Vietnamese and Welsh translations

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
823

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850
Changes between 0.1.3 and 0.1.4:
--------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Remove completion for URL opening
 * Fix video stream playback when notifications arise
 * Fix crashes in History Fragment
 * Fix widget update events

Core:
 * Fix video output on 2.x versions
 * Fix thumbnailer


Changes between 0.1.2 and 0.1.3:
--------------------------------

Main Application:
 * Fix SQlite crash on init
 * Fix wrong display time on video player
 * Fix crash on item selection in subfolder in directory view

Core:
 * Fix for FLAC
 * Fix for video output on 4.3


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
851
Changes between 0.1.1 and 0.1.2:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
852 853
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
854 855
* Relicensed libVLC jni wrapper and Java counterpart to LGPL

856
Audio Service:
857 858
 * Keep the service alive only when playing
 * Fix crashes
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
859

860 861
Main Application:
 * Manual selection of subtitles
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
862 863 864
 * Fix crashes and warnings
 * Add an option to adjust the deblocking filter level, resulting in
   noticeable performance improvements.
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
865

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
866
Translations:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
867
 * Initial Icelandic, Lithuanian and Vietnamese translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
868
 * Updates to the Bosnian, Catalan, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch,
869 870
   Galician, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Marathi,
   Norwegian Bokmål, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Scottish Gaelic,
Sébastien Toque's avatar
Sébastien Toque committed
871
   Serbian, Slovak, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, French,
872
   and Welsh translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
873 874


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
875 876 877
Changes between 0.1.0 and 0.1.1:
--------------------------------

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
878
Core:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
879
* Fix numerous crashes and error paths
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
880 881


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
882 883 884 885
Translations:
 * Updates to German, Italian and Galician Translations
 * New Welsh translation

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
886

887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904
Changes between 0.0.11 and 0.1.0:
---------------------------------

Core:
 * Update to libVLC 2.1.0 new log API
 * Update libVLC
 * Allow to build with x86_64 and OSX SDKs
 * Reduce memory usage

Main Application:
 * Warn user if playback of a deleted item starts
 * New dialog for speed/sleep/jump
 * New control from Notifications
 * Fix multiple important crashes
 * Fix some subtitles selections
 * Fix some infinite thumbnail retries
 * Fix issues where a media would not start

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
905 906 907
libVLC:
 * split libVLC classes to their own package: org.videolan.libvlc

908 909
Translations:
 * Update of Basque, Croatian
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
910 911


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
912
Changes between 0.0.10 and 0.0.11:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
913
----------------------------------
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
914
Main Application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
915
 * Numerous fixes for recurrent crashes
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
916
 * Better debugging log facility
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
917 918
 * Show seek position when locked in fullscreen mode
 * Avoid running thumbnailer when playing audio only
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
919
 * Improve the overlay fading after a gesture
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
920

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
921
Translations:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
922 923 924 925 926
 * Initial Burmese, Danish, and Serbian translations
 * Updates to the Bosnian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch,
   Estonian, German, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Norwegian Bokmål, Polish,
   Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu,
   Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
927 928 929 930 931 932


Changes between 0.0.9 and 0.0.10:
---------------------------------
 * Subs selection
 * Fixes for 2 frequent crashes
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
933 934


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
935
Changes between 0.0.8 and 0.0.9:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
936
--------------------------------
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
937 938 939 940 941 942
Core:
 * Various crash/stability fixes
 * Improved video-audio synchronization
 * Improved automatic SD card detection
 * Experimental YV12-based androidsurface
 * Wakelock issue with stopping was fixed
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
943 944
 * Use of a faster DTS decoding library
 * Codec updates
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
945

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
946
Main application:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
947
 * SD cards mount point fixes
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
948 949 950
 * Change of subtitle encoding is now possible
 * Subtitles and audio track selection is now preserved across calls
 * Many bugfixes in the interface
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
951 952
 * Fix selection of some audio tracks
 * A sleep timer was added for audio and video
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
953
 * Added an option to add custom paths to the media library scanner
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
954
 * content:// based URIs from Camera and file pickers now supported
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
955 956
 * Fix video player resume of media outside the media library
 * Jump to Time feature
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
957
 * Allow to open a video as audio-only
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
958

959 960 961
Widget:
 * Display the timeline

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
962
Translations:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
963 964
 * Initial Traditional Chinese, Catalan, and Urdu, Odia,
   Norwegian Bokmål and Portuguese (Portugal) translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
965 966
 * Updates to the Bosnian, Japanese, Russian, French, Korean,
   Simplified Chinese, Turkish, Thai, Slovak, Polish, Dutch, Khmer,
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
967 968
   Italian, Hebrew, Galician, Spanish, German, Czech, Estonian,
   Hindi, and Bosnian translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
969

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
970

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
971 972 973
Changes between 0.0.7 and 0.0.8:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
974 975 976
Core:
 * Support MIPS compilation

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
977 978 979 980 981 982
Main application:
 * SD cards mount points are auto-detected
 * Directory view starts from the SD cards and are live-detected
 * Improve the thumbnailing process
 * Improve the headset handling and remote control code, including bluetooth
 * Correctly support the lock screen controls
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
983 984
 * Fixes for Android 4.2 support
 * Fix for sound notification loudness
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992
 * Fixes miscellaneous crashes and issues

Interface:
 * Allow toggling between remaining and total time in fullscreen
 * Allow a menu option to start the media from the beginning
 * Add different options for rotation and screen orientation
 * Fix sorting of album tracks
 * Add a ticker in the status bar, when playing audio
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
993 994
 * Improve the Directories View
 * Translations
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
995

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
996

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
997
Changes between 0.0.6 and 0.0.7:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
998 999
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1000 1001 1002
Core:
 * Fix audio output selection to fix the audio-sync

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1003 1004 1005
Main application:
 * reduce the memory used for thumbnails decoding
 * better behaviour when we are low on memory
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1006 1007
 * fix the interaction between thumbnailing and sleeping
 * fix various crashes
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1008 1009 1010 1011 1012

Interface:
 * better multi-column look on low resolution phones
 * fix audio song sorting
 * add a popup-menu in the video list
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1013 1014
 * Show Volume and Brightness values
 * fix navbar hiding on tablets
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1015 1016


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1017
Changes between 0.0.5 and 0.0.6:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1018 1019
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1020 1021 1022 1023 1024
Core:
 * Change threading code for Android
 * Fix MediaCodec decoding
 * Fix audio issues in cook and DTS

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
NEWS  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1025 1026
Main application:
 * Reduce the memory and CPU used in the video list
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1027
 * Use bitmap caching to improve smoothness
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
NEWS  
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1028 1029
 * Display the current playing position as a progress bar under every video

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1030 1031 1032 1033
Interface:
 * Add animations in the video list
 * Simplify the fullscreen interface

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1034

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1035 1036 1037
Changes between 0.0.4 and 0.0.5:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066
Core:
 * Autodetection of NEON at runtime: ARMv7-a builds should work everywhere
   including tegra2 and cortex-a8 without NEON
 * Better threading support
 * Support for MediaCodec Jelly Bean hardware decoding

Main application
 * Better extensions and intent integration
 * Better service start/stop to avoid using CPU when VLC is not running or
   when we are playing a video
 * Automatic rescan when needed
 * Fix headset detection during phone calls
 * Fix several crashes
 * Fix compatibility with Android 2.1 (android-7)

Interface:
 * New grid look for Video List on tablets and phone in landscape-mode
 * Cover arts are now shown in Audio List panels
 * Better notification and use of covers in notifications
 * Directory View back button does now a parent-up action
 * Fix several crashes and misbehaviour of fragments
 * Fix small issues in About dialog, Video List, menu and preferences
 * Back button correctly behaves in fullscreen
 * Fix several sliding menu bugs

Translations
 * many :)


Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1067 1068 1069
Changes between 0.0.3 and 0.0.4:
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081
Interface:
 * Many Sliding Menu fixes
 * Fix subtitles and audio tracks selection
 * Fix Sliding menu selection
 * Fix about dialog
 * Update the android compatibility library to avoid crashes (r10)
 * Miscellaneous fixes

Core:
 * fix mp4 playback
 * correctly restrain the background processing of thumbnails and medialibrary

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1082

Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
NEWS  
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1083
Changes between 0.0.2 and 0.0.3:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1084 1085
--------------------------------

Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
NEWS  
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1086 1087 1088 1089
Device specific:
 * Add support for the Nexus7
 * Add support for Android x86

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1090 1091 1092 1093 1094
Core:
 * Many, many bugfixes and stability improvements
 * Building for Android-x86 is now supported
 * IOMX hardware acceleration and AudioTrack improvements on Jellybean
 * Media library scanning is now faster and more efficient
Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
NEWS  
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1095
 * The aspect ratio is now correctly handled in software decoding
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104

Interface:
 * Sliding panel added in video player
 * Tabs replaced with a sliding sidebar
 * Added the feature to change the playback speed in audio and video
 * Improved seek gesture
 * Added optional brightness gesture
 * Added ability to set the system ringtone to a song from VLC
 * Added history support
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1105
 * On ICS and above, added lockscreen control for music
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1106

Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1107
Translations:
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1108 1109 1110 1111
 * Added Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, Korean, Russian, Thai translations
 * Updates for the Simplified Chinese, Turkish, Polish, Hebrew,
   Galician, German, Czech, Bosnian, Estonian, Japanese, Italian, Dutch,
   Hindi and Slovak translations
Edward Wang's avatar
Edward Wang committed
1112

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1113
Changes between 0.0.1 and 0.0.2:
Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
NEWS  
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1114 1115
--------------------------------

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1116 1117 1118 1119 1120
Core:
 * the application can now go on the SDcard
 * Database speed improvements
 * .nomedia folders are correctly ignored now

Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1121 1122
Interface:
 * Dynamically switch from audio to video player on ES change
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1123 1124 1125
 * Reduce video player control size
 * ICS: better integration when dimming and fullscreen
 * Deletion is possible in folder mode
Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1126

Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
NEWS  
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1127
Stability issues:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1128
 * Fix numerous crashes
Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1129
 * Fix some memory leaks
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1130
 * Better separation of the audio widget and the service
Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
NEWS  
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1131 1132

Translations:
Ludovic Fauvet's avatar
Ludovic Fauvet committed
1133 1134
 * Added Hebrew, Polish, Hindi, Basque, Galician, Dutch, Ukrainian, Croatian,
   Czech, Scottish Gaelic, Telugu, Japanese, Chinese Simplified, Slovak,
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1135
   Spanish, Walloon, Marathi, Khmer, Italian, Polish and Estonian translations