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Last change on this file was 1470, checked in by astrange, 6 years ago

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2Fixes several problems reported with 1.2.2.
3- Some Fraps videos only displayed black. [r1424] (#566)
4- Workaround checks for Front Row stopped being effective. [r1426] (#564)
5- Fixed compatibility with web video playback. [r1427, r1429, r1450] (#572)
6- Worked around System Preferences crashing during an update on 10.6. [r1449] (#591)
7This change will take effect after this update.
8- Further fixes to Matroska import. [r1432, r1441, r1447] (#338, #492, #594, #601)
11- Added WebM/VP8 support. [r1310, r1315]
12- Added support for compressed MKV tracks, as generated by newer versions of mkvtoolnix. [r1317, r1334]
13- Added FFv1 lossless video support. [r1363] (#407)
14- Added an internal decoder for Theora, fixing compatibility problems with XiphQT. [r1379] (#499)
15- The readme and license files are now included in the component bundle. [r1309]
17- Fixed Matroska files with video glitches due to repeated timecodes. [r1364] (#502)
18- Fixed several possible crashes in Matroska import. [r1332, r1392] (#223)
19- Fixed some Matroska files losing frames at the end of the file. [r1399, r1407] (#224, #558)
20- Fixed audio sync in many FLV videos. [r1383] (1.2 regression) (#543)
21- Fixed several possible crashes/hangs in subtitle parsing. [r1327, r1331, r1339, r1376] (#515, #521)
22- Worked around Apple's incorrect channel layout in .mp4 files. [A52Codec r84]
24- Fixed several correctness errors. [r1307, r1308, r1365]
25- Improved rendering of semitransparent text styles. [r1328]
27- The next planned version will remove support for PowerPC and Mac OS X versions prior to 10.6. Maintenance updates may be provided if necessary.
30- Added Indeo 5 decoding. [r1271]
32- Fixed several bugs in Matroska support (1.2 regression) [r1240, r1243]
33- Incomplete AVI files were not fully imported (1.2 regression) [r1242]
34- Fixed subtitles crashing in 10.4 [r1240]
35- Fixed a rare crash with .mp4 [r1265]
36- No error was shown if the installer somehow failed [r1270]
37Note that it does not try to correct errors, only report them
38- Fixed crash in SSA support [r1250]
39- Fixed invisible subtitles sometimes appearing over the first frame [r1275]
42- Matroska cover art is now imported as iTunes cover art [r1149]
43- Video tracks now have their colorspace set based on the size of the video [r1170]
44Mac OS X 10.6/Snow Leopard compatibility fixes:
45- QuickTime Player 10 refused to open some files due to missing type identifiers [r1126]
46- Worked around 96khz HE-AAC audio tracks not playing or playing noise [r1128]
47- Extended Front Row subtitle hack to cover 10.6 and reduced its ugliness [r1130, r1186]
48- Worked around re-encoding files with subtitles not working [r1177]
49- Worked around some MKV embedded fonts being incompatible with 10.6 [r1193]
50- Fixed RGB HuffYUV video displaying black bars over the video on 10.6 [r1198]
51- Now compiles under Xcode 3.2
53- Using a debugger on a process with Perian loaded printed warnings about missing files [r1122]
54- Fixed decoding of WMA audio tracks [r1131]
55- Fixed a crash in LoadExternalSubtitlesFromFileDataRef [r1153]
56- Fixed some VobSub video tracks displaying with wrong colors [r1171]
57- Better support for tracks with delayed start times [r1181]
58- Fixed MPEG1/2 in Matroska playing out of order [r1188]
59- Fixed a crash opening files while they were being downloaded [r1227]
61- Fixed some top-aligned subtitles being too low [r1163]
62- Vertical text is re-enabled and works somewhat better [r1208]
66- Forced VobSub subtitles are imported into a separate track [r1015]
67- Added initial DTS passthrough via similar mechanisms as AC3 [r1024]
68- Support old ffmpeg-generated MKV files with no enabled tracks [r1021]
69- 10.6-compatible preference pane [r1085]
71- Fixed "Load External Subtitles" checkbox [r998]
72- Fixed crash/freeze when loading broken VobSub subtitles [r1000, r1034]
73- Fixed import of uncompressed audio in FLV [r1007]
74- Fixed import of some audio tracks; should improve iApps [r1042, r1088]
75- Fixed CRAM codec AVI in browsers [r1010]
76- Worked around bug in iChat codec loading [r1008]
77- Never allows Apple's code to handle AC3 data anymore so passthrough works more often [r1014]
78- Doesn't try to decode some RGB colorspaces (such as in Camtasia) that aren't supported [r1039]
79- Fixed some 16-bit RGB codecs on Intel [r1039]
80- Fixed importing movie files with no video tracks (regression from r706) [r1042]
81- Fixed H264 crash in put_h264_qpel8_h_lowpass_l2_ssse3 (in FFmpeg)
82- Fixed crash with corrupt first frame [r1061]
83- Fixed BMP/RLE in AVI [r1078]
84- Fixed several memory leaks [r1086]
85- Fixed a problem with wrong channel order in DTS 5.1 [r1076]
86- Fixed possible conflict with UniversalDetector.framework [r1100]
88- Fixed garbage characters appearing at the end of a line with some fonts [r1013]
89- Better handling of invalid SSA files [r1013]
90- Fixed rendering of multi-layer subtitles [r1016]
91- Fixed SRT files using ',' for decimals [r1019]
92- Ignored SSA shapes and \blur instead of misparsing them [r1027, r1036]
93- Disabled vertical font support again to fix files wrongly using it for Latin text [r1027]
94- Fixed subtitles in MKV wrongly displaying at the end of a video [r1036]
95- Better handling of \move and \org [r1063, r1103]
97- Compilation under 10.4 is no longer supported.
98- A52Codec has been deprecated and will be replaced by an LGPL decoder in a future release.
101- Enabled Indeo 2/3 decodecs
102- Added external idx/sub (VobSub) support
103- Added support for H.264 and H.263 in FLV containers
104- Apple's decoder now handles Baseline/Main Profile H.264
105- Fix inconsistent importing for multi-channel audio
106- Reduced memory usage for packed streams
107- Added sanity checks on all preferences
108- Fixed crash caused by (among other things) resizing a streaming window
110- Enabled hack to show subtitles in Front Row
111- Fixed negative values in SSA \frz tag
112- Fixed VSFilter bug-compatibility for \an
115- Fixed update checker never running - this version requires a manual install
116- Enabled frame-dropping on AppleTV
117- Fixed some frames being lost in AVCHD/.mp4 with newer versions of QuickTime
118- Fixed another ffmpeg crash on G3s
121- H.264 in AVI fixed
122- Some anamorphic AVI files are now supported
123- Performance problems due to PIC fixed with Xcode 3.1
124- Incorrect frame skipping on H.264 intra frames fixed
125- Better character set detection
126- The update checker is now much more polite
127- Several parsing and rendering bugs with subtitles fixed
128- Player freezing while loading subtitles with external fonts fixed
129- Audio fixed for some older MKV files with AAC/FLAC
130- Strange values in MKV chapters or video sizes are handled better
131- Initial support for SAMI subtitles added
132- Worked around a QuickTime bug (#5770288) causing frames to be lost during export
133- New codecs: DosBox ZMBV, VP6+Alpha, Nellymoser ASAO
135- Crashing on PPC G3 fixed
136- Fraps decoding artifacts fixed
139- Major performance improvements
140- TrueAudio, MP1, and DTS audio support
141- Slice-based multithreaded decoding for MPEG-1/2/H.264
142- Apple H.264 now handles AVCHD/interlaced video
143- Compatibility fixes for QuickTime 7.4 and Leopard
144- Objective-C GC compatibility
145- Fixed a crash in Toast
146- Better subtitle rendering
147- Subtitles play during MKV loading
148- Snow support
149- Miscellaneous bug fixes
152- Added support for Matroska/mkv
153- Integrated a52codec
154- Added subtitle support
155- Added support for .gvi (avi wrapper from Google Video)
156- Changed distribution to a Preference Pane in order to make installation simpler and configuration possible in the long term.
157- Changed installation directory from /Library/QuickTime to ~/Library/QuickTime.
158- Fixed avi/flv over http
159- Added support for Windows Media Audio in AVI
160- Added support for MPEG-1 layer 2 audio
161- Added support for the ADPCM audio codec in FLV
162- Added Vorbis decoder
163- Added support for Fraps FPS1
164- Added support for VP3
165- Added support for i263
166- Added support for HuffYUV
167- Added support for MPEG-1/2 video in AVI/MKV
168- Fix opening AVIs with VBR audio for which there is no available decoder
169- Fix crash with DVI ADPCM
170- Fix multichannel audio descriptions in AVI
171- Faster opening of AVI files
172- High profile H.264 support
173- Full MPEG-4 video support in .mp4
174- Altivec & SSE2 colorspace conversion
175- Fix DV in type 1 AVIs
1770.5 - Initial Release
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