GPAC Changelog

What's new in GPAC 0.7.0 rev 0

October 24th, 2017
  • Overview of the community activity:
  • ~1550 commits since 0.6.0.
  • Launched a few side projects - cf http://github.com/gpac/.
  • New test public infrastructure.
  • General:
  • Many security fixes (static compile and fuzzing through AFL, always ongoing).
  • Colorized log.
  • Changed default audio volume to 100% instead of 75%.
  • Expose more experimental options through the documentation.
  • Improved GLES renderer on mobile platforms.
  • Improvements on AVI dump.
  • Fixed pkg-config Private.libs.
  • SAT>IP playback support.
  • Codecs and File Formats:
  • Added L-HEVC File Format support (SHVC/MV-HEVC tracks and HEVC Tile Tracks).
  • Added MPEG IFF (image File Format) support.
  • Range extension support for AVC and HEVC.
  • SHVC and MV-HEVC importers and playback: moved to final spec version (SHM6+).
  • Adaptive streaming:
  • Support of HLS with fragmented MP4 playback.
  • APIs: gf_mpd_() functions and new segmenter API.
  • Improved alternate groups.
  • More support for PIFF PSEC and Smooth Streaming ( file format & playback).
  • DASH client: pluggable algorithms + improvements with scalable contents.
  • The counter source from the DASH sequences added to the public content.
  • HLS and DASH playback minor fixes.
  • DASH client logs are clearer.
  • VR and 360:
  • Added support for DASH SRD in 360 for independent videos videos (NxM partial spheres) more
  • Added support for DASH SRD in 360 for HEVC tiled videos (NxM tiles on one sphere) - checkout tuto
  • Mobile:
  • Apple VideoToolBox hardware decoding support for OSX and iOS for AVC|H264.
  • Android hardware decoding hardware acceleration for AVC|H264 (HEVC on its way).
  • YUV422 and YUV444 8 and 10 bit support in GLES renderer.
  • Android build is based on Android Studio.
  • Android: new File Manager.
  • Subtitles:
  • Import of TTML via NHML according to MPEG-4 part 30 improved.