Version History of Winamp 5.7 Build 3364 (Beta)

  • New: Winamp Cloud Beta
  • New: Option to run Winamp in Safe Mode (also via /SAFE=1 commandline switch)
  • Improved: Added tooltips for truncated text in Media Library listviews
  • Improved: Added 'Explore item folder' to context menu in playlists
  • Improved: Bookmark menu handling now follows Winamp's Play/Enqueue setting
  • Improved: Display album art source info in Artwork tab of File Info dialog
  • Improved: Show rating from tags if file is not in Local Media Library
  • Improved: D3D vsync mode (should fix reported video tearing issues)
  • Improved: Use new style dialog for folder browser
  • Improved: Windows 8 filetype association compatibility (w.i.p.)
  • Improved: [gen_ff] Multi-monitor support for Bento/Modern skin notifier
  • Improved: [gen_ff] Windows 8 multi-monitor/taskbar mode compatibility
  • Improved: [in_flac] FLAC streaming support
  • Improved: [in_mp3] Shoutcast v2 in-stream artwork support (and other misc fixes)
  • Improved: [in_mp3] Use MIME to determine decoder before assuming ext. is correct
  • Improved: [in_mp4] Native ALAC playback support
  • Improved: [in_mp4] Optimize MP4 Raw Reader by using chunks instead of samples
  • Improved: [in_mp4] Write ratings to tags (using the "rate" atom)
  • Improved: [ml_local/history] Friendlier error message if nde/database fails to load
  • Improved: [ml_local] New 'Date Added' column (smart views adjusted accordingly)
  • Improved: [ml_playlists] Now with Generate HTML Playlist support
  • Improved: [ml_playlists] Save playlists to custom m3udir, if specified in paths.ini
  • Improved: [ml_wire] Save (and backup) database files on updates instead of on exit
  • Improved: [pmp_ipod] Added BPM, TotalTracks, Disc# & TotalDiscs metadata support
  • Improved: [pmp_wifi] SSDP support and other optimizations
  • Fixed: Bento/Modern skin notifier sometimes no longer appearing (thanks pjn123)
  • Fixed: Deletion of 0-byte wdl*.tmp & wht*.tmp files
  • Fixed: Issues with re-embedding of vis plugins in Bento skin when exiting fullscreen
  • Fixed: Issues with some Icecast servers providing invalid stream links (v2.x bug!)
  • Fixed: Potential crashes when rapidly switching between dsp plugins
  • Fixed: [in_mp3] Mapping of POPM ratings scale
  • Fixed: [in_mp4] Bug where too-small passed-in buffer size resulted in loss of data
  • Fixed: [in_vorbis] Not reading Disc# (plus other general Vorbis Comments fixes)
  • Fixed: [in_wave] mldb info for .wav files being wiped after viewing Alt+3 dialog
  • Fixed: [ml_disc] Blocking of context menu items in ml tree for History & Bookmarks
  • Fixed: [ml_impex] UI lockups on import/export of large databases
  • Fixed: [ml_wire] Subscriptions to podcast channels with the same name
  • Fixed: [ombrowser] Alt Gr keys broken in Online Services text input fields
  • Fixed: [pmp_android] Albumart-related crash when transferring ogg files
  • Fixed: [pmp_p4s] Crash/hang on exit after transferring files to MTP/P4S devices
  • Misc: All default plugins now include file description & version in properties
  • Misc: More general tweaks, improvements, fixes and optimizations
  • Removed: [gen_orgler] The end of Winamp Charts & Music Usage Database
  • Updated: [libFLAC] FLAC 1.3.0
  • Updated: [png] libpng v1.5.14
  • Updated: [gen_jumpex] JTFE v1.2.6