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  • 2.2.8   VLC media player 2.2.8 "WeatherWax" This quick release fixes a security issue in the AVI demuxer, in addition to the fixes for 2.2.7: This release fixes compatibility with macOS High Sierra and fixes SSA subtitles rendering on macOS. This release also fixes a few security issues, in the flac and the libavcodec modules (heap write overflow), in the avi module and a few crashes.
    3cc1d8cb · Update SO revision ·
  • 2.2.7   VLC media player 2.2.7 "Umbrella" This release fixes compatibility with macOS High Sierra and fixes SSA subtitles rendering on macOS. This release also fixes a few security issues, in the flac and the libavcodec modules (heap write overflow), in the avi module and a few crashes.
    6e323812 · Update NEWS ·
  • 2.2.6   VLC media player 2.2.6 "Umbrella" This release fixes 2 subtitle security issues (when parsing JSS subtitles) and improves the direct3d video output, mostly for nvidia cards, but not only.
  • 2.2.5.1   VLC media player 2.2.5.1 "Umbrella" This is mostly focused on Windows, to limit some DLL hijacking techniques. It also fixes various issues & crashes in demuxers and video output modules.
    ad4656ab · Update NEWS ·
  • 2.2.5   VLC media player 2.2.5 "WeatherWax" This release fixes several security issues (ADPCM, LPCM, ASF, MP4, FLAC, Ogg), several crashes and minor regressions. It also fixes some green lines on Windows, some MP3 playback on macOS and the size of the screenshots
    9275f0fe · Update NEWS ·
  • 2.2.4   VLC media player 2.2.4 "WeatherWax" This small release fixes 2 security issues (one in VLC, one in libmad), an important crash on the G.711 codec and a regression on Windows XP
    888b7e89 · Update NEWS ·
  • 2.2.3   VLC media player 2.2.3 'WeatherWax' This is the third update of the branch 2.2. of VLC, named 'Weatherwax'. This release brings mostly security fixes and minor improvements and fixes, see NEWS
    7370183a · Update NEWS for 2.2.3 ·
  • 2.2.2   VLC media player 2.2.2 'Weatherwax' This is the second minor update of the 2.2.x branch. This release fixes numerous crashes and security issues. Everyone should update now.
    6259d80d · Update NEWS for 2.2.2 ·
  • 2.2.1   VLC media player 2.2.1 'Terry Pratchett' This is the first fixed up release of the 'Weatherwax' branch of VLC This fixes numerous crashes, and fixes regressions from 2.1.x
  • 2.2.0   VLC media player 2.2.0 'WeatherWax' This is the final version of VLC 2.2.0, named 'Weatherwax', first release of the 2.2.0 branch. There has been more than 4000 commits and 1000 bugs squashed for this release. This release brings numerous features and changes, see NEWS
  • 2.2.0-rc2   VLC media player 2.2.0 'WeatherWax' - Release Canditate 2 2.2.0 is a major version of VLC media player, introducing many new features fixing numerous bugs (~500 since 2.1.5, ~800 since 2.1.0). Notable features of this release are: - Hardware decoding and zero-copy rendering for Linux (VDPAU), Android (MediaCodec), Linux rPI (MMAL) - Automatic rotation to fight Vertical Video Syndrome, GPU accelerated - New formats supported, like MKV/Opus/VP9, H.265, Ogg/VP8, CAF, raw H.265 - Support for Digital Cinema Packages, Blu-Ray BD-J, FTPS - Restart where you left off feature on Qt and OS X interfaces - VLC Extensions and Addons downloader - HLSL shaders on Windows and CoreAnimation output on OS X - Port of the core on iOS, Android and WinRT Numerous bugs have been fixed: - Important refactor of the AVI, WMV, OGG and MP4 demuxers - Audio loops on Windows using DirectSound - OpenMax IL decoder, Speex, SRT support - AVI, Ogg and MP4 muxer Updates of the translations are, of course, present too.
    0f9d3494 · Update PO files ·
  • 2.2.0-rc1   VLC media player 2.2.0 'WeatherWax' - Release Canditate 1 This is the first release candidate of VLC media player 2.2.0 2.2.0 is a major version of VLC media player, introducing many new features fixing numerous bugs (~500 since 2.1.5, ~800 since 2.1.0). Notable features of this release are: - Hardware decoding and zero-copy rendering for Linux (VDPAU), Android (MediaCodec), Linux rPI (MMAL) - Automatic rotation to fight Vertical Video Syndrome, GPU accelerated - New formats supported, like MKV/Opus/VP9, H.265, Ogg/VP8, CAF, raw H.265 - Support for Digital Cinema Packages, Blu-Ray BD-J, FTPS - Restart where you left off feature on Qt and OS X interfaces - VLC Extensions and Addons downloader - HLSL shaders on Windows and CoreAnimation output on OS X - Port of the core on iOS, Android and WinRT Numerous bugs have been fixed: - Important refactor of the AVI, WMV, OGG and MP4 demuxers - Audio loops on Windows using DirectSound - OpenMax IL decoder, Speex, SRT support - AVI, Ogg and MP4 muxer Updates of the translations are, of course, present too.
    95774591 · NEWS: update for RC1 ·
  • 2.2.0-pre4   VLC media player 2.2.0-pre4 'Weatherwax' This is the fourth pre-release of VLC media player 2.2.0 2.2.0 is a major version of VLC media player, introducing many new features fixing numerous bugs (~500 since 2.1.5, ~800 since 2.1.0). Notable features of this release are: - Hardware decoding and zero-copy rendering for Linux (VDPAU), Android (MediaCodec), Linux rPI (MMAL) - Automatic rotation to fight Vertical Video Syndrome, GPU accelerated - New formats supported, like MKV/Opus/VP9, H.265, Ogg/VP8, CAF, raw H.265 - Support for Digital Cinema Packages, Blu-Ray BD-J, FTPS - Restart where you left off feature on Qt and OS X interfaces - VLC Extensions and Addons downloader - HLSL shaders on Windows and CoreAnimation output on OS X - Port of the core on iOS, Android and WinRT Numerous bugs have been fixed: - Important refactor of the AVI, WMV, OGG and MP4 demuxers - Audio loops on Windows using DirectSound - OpenMax IL decoder, Speex, SRT support - AVI, Ogg and MP4 muxer - Heap overflows in demuxers Updates of the translations are, of course, present too.
    ea7af98d · Update NEWS ·
  • 2.2.0-pre3   VLC media player 2.2.0-pre3 'Weatherwax' This is the third pre-release of VLC media player 2.2.0 2.2.0 is a major version of VLC media player, introducing many new features fixing numerous bugs (~500 since 2.1.5, ~800 since 2.1.0). Notable features of this release are: - Hardware decoding and zero-copy rendering for Linux (VDPAU), Android (MediaCodec), Linux rPI (MMAL) - Automatic rotation to fight Vertical Video Syndrome, GPU accelerated - New formats supported, like MKV/Opus/VP9, H.265, Ogg/VP8, CAF, raw H.265 - Support for Digital Cinema Packages, Blu-Ray BD-J, FTPS - Restart where you left off feature on Qt and OS X interfaces - VLC Extensions and Addons downloader - HLSL shaders on Windows and CoreAnimation output on OS X - Port of the core on iOS, Android and WinRT Numerous bugs have been fixed: - Important refactor of the AVI, WMV, OGG and MP4 demuxers - Audio loops on Windows using DirectSound - OpenMax IL decoder, Speex, SRT support - AVI, Ogg and MP4 muxer Updates of the translations are, of course, present too.
  • 2.2.0-pre2   VLC media player 2.2.0-pre2 'Weatherwax' This is the second pre-release of VLC media player 2.2.0 2.2.0 is a major version of VLC media player, introducing many new features fixing numerous bugs (~500 since 2.1.5, ~800 since 2.1.0). Notable features of this release are: - Hardware decoding and zero-copy rendering for Linux (VDPAU), Android (MediaCodec), Linux rPI (MMAL) - Automatic rotation to fight Vertical Video Syndrome, GPU accelerated - New formats supported, like MKV/Opus/VP9, H.265, Ogg/VP8, CAF, raw H.265 - Support for Digital Cinema Packages, Blu-Ray BD-J, FTPS - Restart where you left off feature on Qt and OS X interfaces - VLC Extensions and Addons downloader - HLSL shaders on Windows and CoreAnimation output on OS X - Port of the core on iOS, Android and WinRT Numerous bugs have been fixed: - Important refactor of the AVI, WMV, OGG and MP4 demuxers - Audio loops on Windows using DirectSound - OpenMax IL decoder, Speex, SRT support - AVI, Ogg and MP4 muxer Updates of the translations are, of course, present too.
  • 2.2.0-pre1   VLC media player 2.2.0-pre1 'Weatherwax' This is the first pre-release of VLC media player 2.2.0 This is a major version of VLC media player, introducing many new features fixing numerous bugs (~500 since 2.1.5, ~800 since 2.1.0). Notable features of this release are: - Hardware decoding and zero-copy rendering for Linux (VDPAU), Android (MediaCodec), Linux rPI (MMAL) - Automatic rotation to fight Vertical Video Syndrome, GPU accelerated - New formats supported, like MKV/Opus/VP9, H.265, Ogg/VP8, CAF, raw H.265 - Support for Digital Cinema Packages, Blu-Ray BD-J, FTPS - Restart where you left off feature on Qt and OS X interfaces - VLC Extensions and Addons downloader - HLSL shaders on Windows and CoreAnimation output on OS X - Port of the core on iOS, Android and WinRT Numerous bugs have been fixed: - Important refactor of the AVI, WMV, OGG and MP4 demuxers - Audio loops on Windows using DirectSound - OpenMax IL decoder, Speex, SRT support - AVI, Ogg and MP4 muxer Updates of the translations are, of course, present too.
    c0fa66fa · Update NEWS ·
  • 2.2.0-git   VLC media player 2.2.0-git Splitting the repository of VLC 2.2.0 and VLC.git master
    ddba5220 · Update live555 Contribs ·
  • 2.1.0-git   VLC media player 2.1.0-git Splitting the repository of VLC 2.1.0 and VLC.git master
    e2916227 · NEWS about 2.1.0 ·
  • 1.3.0-git   VLC media player 1.3.0-git Opening the master for development again
    5f4bb6a9 · On the road of 1.3.0 ·
  • 1.2.0-pre1   VLC media player 'Twoflower' 1.2.0-pre1 This is the first pre-version of VLC 1.2.0, aka 'Twoflower'. This version is intended to developers, packagers and power-users to report important issues and regressions. It isn't for the average user (yet). Listing here the number of changes would be quite long, see the NEWS file. Thanks for the hard work.
    506bb385 · Moving to 1.2.0-pre1 ·