[gst-devel] Release of cupid 0.0.2!

Ronald S. Bultje rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net
Fri Mar 11 03:04:14 CET 2005

Hi all,

I've just released Cupid 0.0.2. Downloads and information is available
from the Cupid website: http://ronald.bitfreak.net/me/cupid.php. Below
is a copy of the release notes. For those not knowing, Cupid is a
video/audio capture/display tool for the GNOME desktop. It is based on


Ronald S. Bultje <rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net>
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                              Cupid 0.0.2

Cupid is a GNOME-/GStreamer-based video-capture application. It can be used
to watch input from your TV-card, DV-camera or webcam and to capture these
to your harddisk. It supports all video/audio sources, file formats and
codecs supported by GStreamer.

	* synchronized video/audio capture to AVI, Ogg and any GStreamer-
	  supported codec or format.
	* snapshot support.
	* Support for webcams, TV-/capture-cards (v4l/v4l2) and DV cameras.
	* minimal mode and fullscreen support for simple TV viewing.
	* integrated with the GNOME desktop.

	* removal of a gtk-2.6 deprecated widgets
	* crash fixes, stability fixes
	* metadata support
	* support for preview of non-hardware-overlay devices (DV/webcams)
	* fullscreen/minimal support
	* video-only capture

Bugs fixed:
	* 160749: [v4lsrc] gst-recorder "v4l source error" failure during b...
	* 160751: Opening preferences reduces audio volume to 0
	* 163362: Core dumps upon play 
	* 163553: "data/cupid.schemas.in" cannot be listed in POTFILES.in o...
	* 163554: "Cupid" should perhaps be lowercase in configure.ac
	* 163669: Cupid hangs when recording v4l source into avi file
	* 164287: "Caps" messages in cupid.schemas.in may need translator c...
	* 164288: Strange "Set-up" message in cupid.schemas.in
	* 164291: Seemingly truncated sentences in cupid
	* 164297: Make druid titles more generic in cupid 
	* 164298: Provide translator comment for a message in cupid
	* 164402: Cupid depends on at gstreamer 0.8.4, but autoconf only ch...
	* 164617: Don't use deprecated functions/objects
	* 169919: cupid crash when no audio source is selected

	* Ronald S. Bultje <rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net>
	* Stephan Kochen <stephan at kochen.nl> (removal of deprecated widgets)
	* Christian Rose <menthos at menthos.com> (localization setup)
	* Christophe Fergeau <teuf at gnome.org> (crasher fix)

Translation updates:
	* ca (Gil Forcada <gilforcada at guiifi.net>)
	* cs (Miloslav Trmac <mitr at volny.cz>)
	* de (Frank Arnold <frank at scirocco-5v-turbo.de>)
	* en_CA (Adam Weinberger <adamw at gnomw.org>)
	* en_GB (David Lodge <dave at cirt.net>)
	* es (Francisco Javier F. Serrador <serrador at cvs.gnome.org>)
	* nb (Kjartan Maraas <kmaraas at gnome.org>)
	* nl (Tino Meinen <a.t.meinen at chello.nl>)
	* pt_BR (Raphael Higino <raphaelh at uai.com.br>)
	* sv (Christian Rose <menthos at menthos.com>)
	* zh_CN (Funda Wang <fundawang at linux.net.cn>)

	* Bugs: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/
	* Website: http://ronald.bitfreak.net/me/cupid.php
	* Mailinglist: GNOME Multimedia <gnome-multimedia at gnome.org>
	* Maintainer: Ronald S. Bultje <rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net>

Ronald S. Bultje <rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net>, Jan. 23th 2005

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