Phonon VLC 0.6.2

With a bit of delay the Phonominals today released the second maintenance release for the Phonon VLC backend 0.6. It features overall improvements to efficiency and behavior.

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Changes:

  • Major reduction of power and CPU consumption
  • Correct HTTP user-agent identification
  • Fixed a seek regression introduced in 0.6.1
  • A vlc-style config can be supplied at $HOME/.config/Phonon/vlc.conf to configure VLC’s behavior

Enjoy your multimedia!

Phonon VLC 0.6.1

The Phonominals are proud to announce the immediate availability of Phonon VLC 0.6.1. In this maintenance release for the 0.6 series we addressed some minor annoyances for music players based on Phonon.

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Changes:

  • aboutToFinish() signal has been corrected to only be emitted when the source is actually about to finish
  • A paused-play mechanic was implemented to enable pausing as initial playback state
  • Audio output selection on Microsoft Windows was improved
  • Desktop file now passes freedesktop validation

Enjoy your multimedia!