[Matroska-users] mkvtoolnix 0.9.1 released

John Cannon spyder at matroska.org
Mon Jun 14 03:18:08 CEST 2004


Moritz Bunkus wrote:
> Heya users & maintainers,
>
> the usual mail :) I've released a new version called 0.9.1 containing a
> couple of fixes and a couple of enhancements. The usual mix, but I'd say
> the focus is on the new features :)
>
> The homepage:
> http://www.bunkus.org/videotools/mkvtoolnix/
> The sources:
>
http://www.bunkus.org/videotools/mkvtoolnix/sources/mkvtoolnix-0.9.1.tar.bz2
> Windows binaries:
> http://www.bunkus.org/videotools/mkvtoolnix/win32/mkvtoolnix-0.9.1.rar
> The binaries for Debian are up, the ones for Fedora Core and SuSE are
> still being built and will be available via the homepage shortly.
>
> Here's the ChangeLog since 0.9.0:
> -------------------------------------
> 2004-06-13  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mkvmerge: Dropped supoprt for 'aviclasses' (one of the two
> 	libraries for accessing AVI files). This mostly affects the
> 	Windows users as I've used aviclasses and not avilib on Windows so
> 	far. The 0.9.0-pre-builds so far haven't shown any problems,
> 	though, so I hope this doesn't break anything.
>
> 	* mmg: bug fix: The job manager did not handle the conversion
> 	of non-ASCII characters correctly.
>
> 	* mmg: new feature: The action 'delete job' in the job manager
> 	will also delete the file in the 'jobs' subdirectory.
>
> 2004-06-12  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mmg: new feature: Added an option to make mmg stay always on
> 	top (only on Windows).
>
> 	* mkvmerge: new feature: mmg will set the 'display dimensions'
> 	automatically for AVI files whose video track is MPEG4 and has the
> 	pixel aspect ratio stored in the bitstream.
>
> 	* mkvmerge: bug fix: The improved MP3 garbage detection was broken
> 	resulting in an error message from mkvmerge in some weird
> 	situations.
>
> 2004-06-08  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mkvmerge: bug fix: Matroska tracks can use lacing (several
> 	frames inside one Matroska block with only one timecode for the
> 	whole block). mkvmerge did not recreate the timecodes for the
> 	frames 1..n in the lacing correctly.
>
> 2004-06-06  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mkvmerge: feature removed: Dropped support for 'time
> 	slices'. They were not used, didn't offer the player any
> 	additional value and caused massive increase in overhead.
>
> 	* mmg: new feature: Added a dialog for adding arbitrary command
> 	line options which includes a list of advanced options to chose
> 	from.
>
> 2004-06-04  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mkvmerge: bug fix: The OGM fix in 0.9.0 broke handling for
> 	non-broken OGM files a bit.
>
> 2004-06-03  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mkvmerge: new feature: Added support for the audio/video
> 	synchronization method used by NanDub (garbage at the beginning of
> 	audio tracks inside an AVI) for AC3 and MPEG audio tracks. In
> 	other words: If an AVI is read and an audio track contains garbage
> 	right at the beginning then the corresponding audio delay is
> 	calculated and used instead of simply discarding the garbage.
>
> 2004-06-01  Moritz Bunkus  <moritz at bunkus.org>
>
> 	* mkvmerge: new feature: Enabled reading MPEG4 video from MP4
> 	files (nope, they're not stored in Matroska's native mode yet).
> -------------------------------------
>
> Have fun :)
>
> Mosu
>

SWEET! :)




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