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#1096 MediocreNoob

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 14:08

(subjunk updates so fast sometimes I miss a version so posting this for the sake of having all versions [maybe incase the latest version won't work for someone])
 
Universal Media Server v4.0.2: OS X (Java 7) / OS X (Java 8) // Windows (Java 7) / Windows (Java 8) // Linux (Java 7) / Linux (Java 8)

This release fixes Live Subtitles support, fixes external subtitle support on Samsung TVs, improves support for other renderers, fixes bugs and more!

  • General:
    • The Java 8 build on Windows offers to update Java 7
    • Added all default renderer values to PS3.conf to make it easier to support new renderers
    • Added documentation and formatting to PS3.conf
    • Fixed automatic Java download/installation on Windows for users without it
    • Fixed the Live Subtitles feature
    • Fixed external subtitle support
  • Renderers:
    • Improved support for DirecTV HR
    • Improved support for Panasonic TVs
    • Improved support for Samsung devices
  • External Components:
    • Updated Java Runtime Environment automatic downloader for Windows to 8u11, which:
      • Improves security
    • Updated Maven Compiler Plugin to 3.1



#1097 MediocreNoob

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Posted 16 August 2014 - 14:17

Universal Media Server v4.0.3: OS X (Java 7) / OS X (Java 8) // Windows (Java 7) / Windows (Java 8) // Linux (Java 7) / Linux (Java 8)

This release improves folder population speed, fixes external subtitles and file support bugs, fixes and updates translations and more!

  • General:
    • Fixed MP4 support on some renderers
    • Fixed transcoded video resolutions with odd numbers on some renderers
    • Fixed error when retrieving audio channels
    • Updated descriptions in UMS.conf
  • Renderers:
    • Fixed audio support on WDTV Live (thanks, DualC!)
    • Fixed external subtitle support on Samsung devices
    • Improved support for Panasonic VT60 TVs
  • Languages:
    • Fixed Spanish translation
    • Updated most translations in minor ways
    • Updated Dutch translation (thanks, leroy!)
  • External Components:
    • Updated MediaInfo for Windows to 0.7.69, which:
      • Improves folder population times
      • Improves stability
      • Improves detection of HEVC streams
      • Fixes bugs


#1098 MediocreNoob

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Posted 02 September 2014 - 15:58

Universal Media Server v4.1.0: OS X (Java 7) / OS X (Java 8) :: Windows (Java 7) / Windows (Java 8) :: Linux (Java 7) / Linux (Java 8)

This release improves file support - especially for files with subtitles - improves speed, adds Xbox One support, fixes bugs and more!

 

 

  • General:
    • Added previous and next buttons to web interface
    • Added the ability to prioritize renderer loading order
    • Windows uninstaller no longer deletes custom renderer configs
    • Windows uninstaller no longer leaves behind unused files
    • Windows automatic updater downloads the correct build for the user's Java version
    • FFmpeg defers to MEncoder for transcoding subtitles by default
    • Fixed subtitles stretching bug
    • Fixed startup crash on non-Windows operating systems
    • Fixed subtitles not being transcoded when the renderer supported streaming the file
    • Fixed automatic wireless quality optimizations not being applied
    • Improved logging and log packing
    • Speed improvements
  • Renderers:
    • Added support for Xbox One via DLNA
    • Improved support for Panasonic VT60 TVs
  • Languages:
    • Updated Spanish translation (thanks, AlfredoRamos!)
  • External Components:
    • Updated Java Runtime Environment automatic downloader for Windows to 8u20, which:
      • Improves security
    • Updated FFmpeg for Windows and OS X to builds from 2014-08-28, which:
      • Improves support for many containers and codecs
      • Fixes bugs


#1099 OP Audioboxer

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Posted 02 September 2014 - 21:47

Thanks :)



#1100 MediocreNoob

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 01:13

Universal Media Server v4.1.1: Mac OS X (Java 7) / Mac OS X (Java 8) :: Windows (Java 7) / Windows (Java 8) :: Linux (Java 8) / Linux (Java 8)

This release improves speed, improves file support and fixes bugs!

  • General:
    • Made videos start faster sometimes when using FFmpeg
    • Improved accuracy when parsing rare files
    • Improved folder population speed
    • Fixed x264 transcoding when using recent versions of MEncoder
    • Fixed Windows Java 6 versions trying to update to Java 7
  • Renderers:
    • Fixed external subtitle streaming support on Samsung TVs
  • Languages:
    • Updated French translation (thanks, Kirvx!)
    • Updated Spanish translation
  • External Components:
    • Updated MPlayer/MEncoder for Windows to SB59, which:
      • Fixes decoding of PGS subtitles
      • Improves support for many containers and codecs
      • Improves 3D compatibility on some devices
      • Fixes bugs
    • Updated Netty to 3.9.4, which:
      • Improves security
      • Fixes bugs
      • Improves memory use


#1101 vetDirtyLarry

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Posted Yesterday, 00:46

Whats the main difference in the different Java versions?



#1102 vetDirtyLarry

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Posted Today, 14:25

Whats the main difference in the different Java versions?

Hate to quote myself, but have not heard an answer, and it seems this latest version of UMS is causing some weirdness on my end. I Just installed the Java 7 version, but wondering if I should have installed the Java 8 version. I am on Windows 8.



#1103 OP Audioboxer

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Posted Today, 15:37

Hate to quote myself, but have not heard an answer, and it seems this latest version of UMS is causing some weirdness on my end. I Just installed the Java 7 version, but wondering if I should have installed the Java 8 version. I am on Windows 8.

 

I'm not actually sure. I have windows 8, but Java 7 installed. I think it's for people who have Java 8 installed for whatever reason.

 

I'm still running 4.10 just now so can't comment on weirdness :(