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authorTim-Philipp Müller <tim@centricular.com>2021-01-13 21:13:25 +0000
committerTim-Philipp Müller <tim@centricular.com>2021-01-13 21:13:26 +0000
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@@ -2,13 +2,13 @@ GStreamer 1.18 Release Notes
GStreamer 1.18.0 was originally released on 8 September 2020.
-The latest bug-fix release in the 1.18 series is 1.18.2 and was released
-on 6 December 2020.
+The latest bug-fix release in the 1.18 series is 1.18.3 and was released
+on 13 January 2021.
See https://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/releases/1.18/ for the latest
version of this document.
-Last updated: Monday 26 October 2020, 11:00 UTC (log)
+Last updated: Wednesday 13 January 2021, 20:00 UTC (log)
Introduction
@@ -2576,6 +2576,147 @@ List of merge requests and issues fixed in 1.18.2
- List of Merge Requests applied in 1.18.2
- List of Issues fixed in 1.18.2
+1.18.3
+
+The third 1.18 bug-fix release (1.18.3) was released on 13 January 2021.
+
+This release only contains bugfixes and it should be safe to update from
+1.18.x.
+
+Highlighted bugfixes in 1.18.3
+
+- fix ogg playback regression for ogg files that also have ID3 or APE
+ tags
+- compositor: fix artefacts and invalid memory access when blending
+ subsampled formats
+- exported mini object ref/unref/copy functions for use in bindings
+ such as gstreamer-sharp
+- Add support for Apple silicon (M1) to cerbero package builder
+- Ship RIST plugin in binary packages
+- various stability, performance and reliability improvements
+- memory leak fixes
+- build fixes
+
+gstreamer
+
+- gst: Add non-inline ref/unref/copy/replace methods for various mini
+ objects (buffer, bufferlist, caps, context, event, memory, message,
+ promise, query, sample, taglist, uri) for use in bindings such as
+ gstreamer-sharp
+- harness: don’t use GST_DEBUG_OBJECT with GstHarness which is not a
+ GObject
+
+gst-plugins-base
+
+- audiorate: Make buffer writable before changing its metadata
+- compositor: fix blending of subsampled components
+- decodebin3: When reconfiguring a slot make sure that the ghostpad is
+ unlinked
+- decodebin3: Release selection lock when pushing EOS
+- encodebasebin: Ensure that parsers are compatible with selected
+ encoders
+- tagdemux: resize and trim buffer in place to fix interaction with
+ oggdemux
+- videoaggregator: Pop out old buffers on timeout
+- video-blend: fix blending 8-bit and 16-bit frames together
+- appsrc: fix signal documentation
+- gl: document some GL caps specifics
+- libvisual: workaround clang compiler warning
+
+gst-plugins-good
+
+- deinterlace: fix build of assembly optimisations on macOS
+- splitmuxsink: Avoid deadlock when releasing a pad from a running
+ muxer
+- splitmuxsink: fix bogus fragment split
+- v4l2object: Map correct video format for RGBA
+- videoflip: fix possible crash when changing video-direction/method
+ while running
+
+gst-plugins-bad
+
+- assrender: fix mutex handling in certain flushing/error situations
+- dvbsuboverlay: Add support for dynamic resolution update
+- dashsink: fix critical log of dynamic pipeline
+- d3d11shader: Fix ID3DBlob object leak
+- d3d11videosink: Prepare window once streaming started
+- decklinkaudiosrc: Fix duration of the first audio frame after each
+ discont
+- intervideosrc: fix negotiation of interlaced caps
+- msdk: needn’t close mfx session when failed, fixes double free /
+ potential crash
+- msdk: check GstMsdkContext instead of mfxSession instance
+- srt: fix locking when retrieving stats
+- rtmp2src: fix leaks when connection is cancelled during startup or
+ connection fails
+
+gst-plugins-ugly
+
+- no changes
+
+gst-libav
+
+- avauddec: Drain decoder on decoding failure, fixes timestamps after
+ decoding errors
+
+gst-rtsp-server
+
+- rtsp-media: Only count senders when counting blocked streams
+- rtsp-client: Only unref client watch context on finalize, to avoid
+ deadlock
+
+gstreamer-vaapi
+
+- no changes
+
+gstreamer-sharp
+
+- no changes
+
+gst-omx
+
+- no changes
+
+gst-python
+
+- no changes
+
+gst-editing-services
+
+- launch: Ensure to add required ref to profiles from project
+- tests: fix meson test env setup to make sure we use the right
+ gst-plugin-scanner
+
+gst-integration-testsuites
+
+- no changes
+
+gst-build
+
+- meson: Update zlib.wrap to use wrapdb instead of github fork
+
+Cerbero build tool and packaging changes in 1.18.3
+
+- Add support for Apple silicon
+- Build and ship RIST plugin
+
+Contributors to 1.18.3
+
+Andoni Morales Alastruey, Edward Hervey, Haihao Xiang, Haihua Hu, Hou
+Qi, Ignacio Casal Quinteiro, Jakub Adam, Jan Alexander Steffens
+(heftig), Jan Schmidt, Jordan Petridis, Lawrence Troup, Lim Siew Hoon,
+Mathieu Duponchelle, Matthew Waters, Nicolas Dufresne, Raju Babannavar,
+Sebastian Dröge, Seungha Yang, Thibault Saunier, Tim-Philipp Müller,
+Tobias Ronge, Vivia Nikolaidou,
+
+… and many others who have contributed bug reports, translations, sent
+suggestions or helped testing. Thank you all!
+
+List of merge requests and issues fixed in 1.18.3
+
+- List of Merge Requests applied in 1.18.3
+- List of Issues fixed in 1.18.3
+
Schedule for 1.20
Our next major feature release will be 1.20, and 1.19 will be the
@@ -2583,8 +2724,9 @@ unstable development version leading up to the stable 1.20 release. The
development of 1.19/1.20 will happen in the git master branch.
The plan for the 1.20 development cycle is yet to be confirmed, but it
-is now expected that feature freeze will take place some time in January
-2021, with the first 1.20 stable release around February/March 2021.
+is now expected that feature freeze will take place some time in
+January/February 2021, with the first 1.20 stable release hopefully
+around February/March 2021.
1.20 will be backwards-compatible to the stable 1.18, 1.16, 1.14, 1.12,
1.10, 1.8, 1.6, 1.4, 1.2 and 1.0 release series.