4 Aug 2010 zeenix   » (Journeyer)

Rygel 0.7.3 (Out of Their Minds)

Rygel 0.7.3 (Out of Their Minds) is out!

A new release in the current unstable 0.7.x series for upcoming GNOME 2.31.6

- Add Album-art support.
- Add support for sorted Browse/Search.
- Don't push data after HTTP response is cancelled.
- Advertise support for search by "createClass".
- Revive accidently removed XBox hacks.
- Fix icon export for uninstalled case.
- Simplify plugin APIs to further abstract plugin developers from UPnP details.
- Add convenient MediaRenderer APIs for plugins. This involved moving most of
the GstRenderer code to core.
- Fix seeking once again.
- Improve error handling in HTTP request handling code.
- Port to new DIDL-Lite contributor APIs.
- Port to Vala 0.9.3 and 0.9.4.
- Clean-up README and specify build and run-time dependencies.
- More debug output.
- MediaExport:
- Make use of gupnp-dlna for faster, more complete and reliable metadata
- Print a debug message if extraction fails for a file.
- Add windows formats to positive list of file extensions to include in the
metadata extraction.
- Don't share anyt folder by default.
- Fix url-escaped folder names on PS3.
- Fix issue of empty title of top-level virtual folders on PS3.
- Process 256 children at a time. This improves performance of harvesting of
large folders.
- GstRenderer:
- Rename to Playbin.
- Advertize support for 'video/mp4'
- Advertize support for RTSP
- Handle error from playbin.
- Don't claim support for unsupported UPnP actions and state variables.
- External:
- Fix a crasher bug.
- Localization:
- Add French translation.
- Update Simplified Chinese translations.
- Update German translation.
- Update Galician translation.
- Update Swedish translation.
- Update Slovenian translation.
- Lots of other non-functional and/or minor improvements and fixes.

Dependency-related changes:

- Require Vala >= 0.9.3
- Require gupnp >= 0.13.4
- Require gupnp-av >= 0.5.8
- Require gupnp-dlna >= 0.2.1 (new dependency)
- Require libgee >= 0.5.2
- Use gtk+-2.0 (>= 2.21.5) if available rather than gtk+-3.0

Bugs fixed in this release:

607411 - Need to mention non-compile time deps.
624445 - Samsung can't FF/REW/PAUSE when playing video/avi from Rygel.
625556 - New configure flag to switch GTK+ version.

All contributors to this release:

Aron Xu
Arun Raghavan
Claude Paroz
Eleanor Chen
Frédéric Péters
Javier Jardón
Jens Georg
Mario Blättermann
Zeeshan Ali (Khattak)

Download source tarball here

Syndicated 2010-08-03 23:08:00 (Updated 2010-08-03 23:08:37) from zeenix

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