NEWS 2.89 KB
Newer Older
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Changes between VLC plugins 2.1.0 and 2.2.0:
--------------------------------------------

NPAPI Core:
 * Various fixes and cleanups

Mac:
Felix Paul Kühne's avatar
Felix Paul Kühne committed
8 9 10 11
 * New MacOS video output based on CoreAnimation
 * Universal Binary for 32 and 64 bit browsers
 * Fix fullscreen video output on some setups
 * Fix support for Safari 5 on OS X 10.6 and later
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
12 13 14 15
 * Fix compilation with clang++
 * Fix compilation with Xcode5 and Mavericks


16 17 18 19 20 21 22
Changes between VLC plugins 2.0.6 and 2.1.0:
--------------------------------------------

NPAPI core:
 * libVLC 2.0.0 is now required

Platforms:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
23
 * New MacOS windowed rendering path, using CoreGraphics
24 25


26 27
Changes between VLC 2.0.2 and 2.0.6:
------------------------------------
28 29 30

Common:
 * Upgrade the libVLC wrapper
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
31
 * Improve packaging on most platforms
32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46
 * Optionnal toolbars display in webview and in fullscreen
 * Quit fullscreen with Esc key
 * Fix background color
 * Fix memory and handle leaks

Webpages:
 * Update classic test pages
 * Add jQuery class to control the webplugin
 * Add VLCObject and VLCControl classes to control the webplugin
 * Add Windowless and resize test pages

NPAPI core:
 * Core class rework and redesign
 * Windowless support
 * Drop OJI support
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
47
 * Fix browser events propagation in NPAPI
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
48
 * Drop the dependency on external NPAPI headers: it will get downloaded
49 50 51 52 53 54 55

ActiveX:
 * ActiveX: first step of Win64 support
 * Fix events propagation
 * Fix memory cleaning on unload

Platforms:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
56
 * Support for Windowless under X11 with XCB
Felix Paul Kühne's avatar
Felix Paul Kühne committed
57
 * Support for Windowless under Mac OS X using CoreGraphics
58
 * Support for Windowless under Windows using GDI+
59 60 61
 * Re-write Mac OS X Port to use CoreAnimation for Windowed video playback
 * Support for Mac OS X 64 bits
 * Support for Windows 64 bits
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
62

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
63

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
64 65 66
Changes between VLC 2.0.0 and 2.0.2:
-----------------------------------
 * introduce MediaDescription object for exposing media meta information
67 68
 * Build and leaks fixes
 * marquee text size fix
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
69 70


71
Changes between VLC 1.1.4 and 2.0.0:
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
72
-----------------------------------
73

Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
74 75
 * Mozilla and ActiveX plugin separated from the main VLC source,
   and merged in the same repo, for better release management.
76
 * Fullscreen Interface on Win32 for both ActiveX and NPAPI.
77
 * Toolbar and fullscreen Interface on Linux/Unix using Gtk+
78
 * Many build fixes and improvements.
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
79
 * Compilation and project files for VS2008.
80 81
 * Port to Win64.
 * Interface for DVD control.
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
82 83
 * Update to recent NPAPI headers and better support for those.
 * Removal of Xt and Xpm dependencies, allowing load on Chromium.
84 85 86
 * Fix of the Secunia advisory SA41810
 * Fixes for numerous long-standing issues (notably #3374, #3419, #1553, #3729,
   #4286, #5138, #3819)
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
87 88
 * Support the bgcolor attribute to change the background color
 * Better support for multi-monitor fullscreen
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
89
 * Move to Xcb libraries from Xlib when Gtk+ is not used on X11 platforms
Jean-Baptiste Kempf's avatar
Jean-Baptiste Kempf committed
90 91
 * Numerous fixes for Opera and Konqueror
 * New options to disable fullscreen and toolbars for the webpages developers
Rémi Denis-Courmont's avatar
Rémi Denis-Courmont committed
92