VLC 2.0.2 for Windows and OS X has been released with some major improvements which includes Retina optimized UI for the MacBook Pro and coming back of “go automatically to fullscreen” feature.
It also includes drag & drop items between the playlist,support for Growl 1.3,playing of video in a window without UI elements is also being supported back along with removal of the font cache in Mac.
Full Changelog of VLC 2.0.2 for Mac OS X and Windows
Enabled drag and drop of playlist items between the temporary playlist and the persistent media library
Various video output improvements, notably for crop, zoom, osd and menu support
Enabled import of playlist items taken from the service discovery modules to the media library or the temporary playlist
Added media key support for keyboards by other manufacturers than Apple. This fix was facilitated through a hardware donation by ZF Friedrichshafen AG manufacturing keyboards under the brand “Cherry”.
Added HiDPI / Retina Display save UI artwork
Restored the preferences’ fullscreen options, which allows the user to start videos directly in fullscreen mode
Keep Aspect Ratio when resizing is back
Added controls to manipulate the Subtitles Duration to the Track Synchronization panel
Hidden items in the sidebar are being retained for the next launch now
Fixed crash when trying to open an Audio CD by drag & drop
Improve reliability when opening DVDs or BDs by drag & drop
Fixed a crash when attaching harddrives with multiple partitions while VLC is running
Improved OSD rendering in fullscreen mode
Improved fullscreen behavior when using a smartphone remote based upon VLC’s http interface
The selected audio device is retained throughout multiple VLC sessions now
Since running the Mac OS X interface as an Extra Interface or Control Interface can lead to undefined results, the respective options will be automatically reset on the first launch, if needed.
This fixes issues with unresponsive playback controls and crashes on quit.
Updated Growl plugin supporting Growl 1.3.
Improved reliablity in detecting VIDEO_TS folders when opened through the “Open Disc” panel.
Re-implemented the “Window Decorations” option, which, if disabled, hides all the UI elements from the video output window to give you the cleanest experience possible.
Improved the window title behavior when using the dark interface mode. It correctly responds to right and double-click events now.
Miscellaneous minor interface improvements
VLC 2.0.2 includes these cross-platform improvements:
PCs running Windows XP will use the DirectX mode by default now, like in VLC’s 1.1.x release due to a fast number of broken drivers
More accurate colorspace conversions for YUV->RGB in OpenGL
Misc fixes in the OpenGL module, on all platforms
Fixed video output on PowerPC-based Macs equipped with an ATI Radeon 7500, an ATI Radeon 9200 or a NVIDIA GeForceFX 5200 Ultra.
Fixed video output of 10bit encoded contents on Intel-based Macs equipped with an Intel GMA 950 chipset running OS X 10.6 or later.
Reworked Digital TV module for Windows. DVB-T and DVB-C work again
Fixes for RAR compressed files
Fixed DirectShow crashes on exit
Improved PulseAudio input latency
Fixes for HTTP access through a proxy
v4l2 webcam outputting H264 can now be used directly (use –v4l2-chroma=h264)
Fixed Subtitle auto-detection in subfolders
IE http proxy is no longer used by VLC on Windows
Accepts more extensions for DVD images
Fixed crash in VC1 packetizer
Fixed crashes in AAC decoder on channels changes, notably in ISDB streams
Fixed compilation with multiple FFmpeg and libav versions
Fixed G726 support
Fixes for MKV segments and MKV title display
Fixed some mp4, voc, midi and au crashes
Fixed Real .ram and .ra files support
Fixed DVB channel file support
Fixes for alac, vorbis, DTS, VC-1 and Dirac in mp4
Fix for MPEG audio encoding. Use Layer2 for the FOURCCs “mp2 ” and “mp2a”
Fixed JPEG generation when doing snapshots
Audio filters and output
Limitation of the Spatializer output volume
Fixed DirectSound device selection
Correct PulseAudio volume control
Fixed Directsound volume initialization
Volume level is no longer applied to the file output
Fixed sampling rate for the JACK output
Fixes for stdin/stdout and for different locale issues
Fixed preferences for audio devices on Windows
Fixed various crashes
Fixed multiple issues in the Open Disc dialog
Fixed playlist search and selector behavior
Miscellaneous fixes in preferences, buttons, EPG, playlist and customize dialog
Fixed tags and file names display
Fixed mousewheel on Windows
Fixes for key events and focus loss
Fixed display of some buttons
Fixed listing of files in the Open interface
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