[gst-devel] Thoggen 0.4 "Diegetic Reality" released

Tim Müller t.i.m at zen.co.uk
Tue Sep 6 13:35:07 CEST 2005

 Thoggen 0.4 has just been released. Get it from:

 So far there is only a source tarball, packages might follow later.
  What is Thoggen?
 Thoggen is a DVD backup utility ("DVD ripper") for Linux, based on Gtk+ and 
 GStreamer. It creates ogg/theora video files and features an extremely 
 intuitive and easy to use interface. Thoggen supports picture cropping and 

 v0.4 - Diegetic Reality

Major Changes:

 * Make things work with the new HAL/DBus API
   (FC4, Ubuntu breezy, Gentoo etc.)
 * Improve audio stream detection
 * Ask for confirmation when cancelling a job
   job via the cancel button as well (would
   only ask when closing the window previously)
 * Add .desktop file (Bastien Nocera)
 * Requires GStreamer plugins 0.8.10 (which
   contains a lot of improvements for
   audio/video sync and ogg muxing)

  * Gtk+ 2.6.0 or newer
  * GStreamer 0.8.10 or newer
  * gst-plugins 0.8.10 or newer
  * GStreamer plugins required (debian package names in brackets):
     - a52dec            (gstreamer0.8-a52dec)
     - mpeg2dec          (gstreamer0.8-mpeg2dec)
     - dvdreadsrc        (gstreamer0.8-dvd)
     - dvddemux          (gstreamer0.8-misc)
     - dvdlpcmdec        (gstreamer0.8-misc)
     - dtsdec            (gstreamer0.8-dts)
     - videorate         (gstreamer0.8-misc)
     - theoraenc         (gstreamer0.8-theora)
     - rawvorbisenc      (gstreamer0.8-vorbis)
     - oggmux            (gstreamer0.8-misc)
     - audioconvert      (gstreamer0.8-misc)
     - audioscale        (gstreamer0.8-misc)
     - ffmpegcolorspace  (gstreamer0.8-misc)
  * libdvdread3 >= 0.9.4
  * libdvdcss2 >= 1.2.8 required for encrypted DVDs
  * dbus, dbus-glib
  * hal and libhal
 More information is available at http://thoggen.net
 Please report problems/bugs to the thoggen-devel mailing list.

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