[gst-announce] Release notes for GStreamer 0.10.2 "If man is five"
Christian Fredrik Kalager Schaller
uraeus at linuxrising.org
Tue Jan 17 04:21:09 PST 2006
Release notes for GStreamer 0.10.2 "If man is five"
The GStreamer team is proud to announce a new release in the 0.10.x
stable series of the core of the GStreamer streaming media framework.
The 0.10.x series is a stable series targeted at end users. It is not
API or ABI compatible with the stable 0.8.x series. It is, however,
parallel installable with the 0.8.x series.
The 0.10.x series has been reworked for threadsafety. It also features
various feature additions and enchancements.
This module, gstreamer, only contains core functionality. For actual
media playback, you will need other modules.
contains a basic set of well-supported plug-ins
contains a set of well-supported plug-ins under our preferred
contains a set of well-supported plug-ins, but might pose
problems for distributors
contains a set of less supported plug-ins that haven't passed
the rigorous quality testing we expect
Features of this release
* Parallel installability with 0.8.x series
* Threadsafe design and API
* documentation updates
* bug fixes
Bugs fixed in this release
* 325429 : GST_BOILERPLATE_FULL can't be used when compiling with
* 316086 : MinGW compilation: fileindexer depends on mmap
You can find source releases of gstreamer -
More details can be found on the project's website,
Support and Bugs
Bug reports and feature requests go to:
CVS is hosted on cvs.freedesktop.org. You can browse the gstreamer
All code is in CVS and can be checked out from there. Interested
developers of the core library, plug-ins, and applications should
subscribe to the gstreamer-devel list. If there is sufficient interest
we will create more lists as necessary.
At this point many ports of existing applications to 0.10 are underway,
some still experimental. Applications with 0.10 support in either their
latest releases or CVS includes, but it not limited to Buzztard,
Flumotion, gnome-media, Rhythmbox, Sound Juicer and Totem.
Contributors to this release
* Brian Cameron
* David Schleef
* Edward Hervey
* James Livingston
* Jan Schmidt
* Sebastien Moutte
* Stefan Kost
* Thomas Vander Stichele
* Tim-Philipp Müller
* Wim Taymans
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