MPlayer OSX Extended

Licence: GPL
Version rev15 | Release Date: 2013-11-10 | Download

Revision 15 (10. November 2013):
New:
Add option to open files in either new or frontmost window, optionally reusing idle windows when possible.
Updated help (big thanks to Bilal Hussain!).
Add menu items to play previous/next episode (Bilal Hussain).
Add menu item to reset the volume.
Improved support for multichannel audio.
Updated file type and preferences icons (thanks to Bilal Hussain and Yummygum).
Improvements:
The App is now code-signed for Mountain Lion and Mavericks.
Add proxy icon to window title (Bilal Hussain)
Inspector title is now a label - double click to edit.
Improved inspector layout (Johan Lundström).
Better skip icons in player window (Johan Lundström).
Use 00:00:00 for undefined timestamps instead of xx:xx:xx (Johan Lundström).
Only show the application name in the title bar if no file is open (Dako).
Add fit to screen window sizing option to menu as well (Dako).
Auto-detect number of output channels of current audio device, add option to override.
Add support for more default MPlayer keybindings.
Try to play files even if extension is missing or unknown.
Cleaned up file types and type descriptions (Bilal Hussain).
Use BT.709 color matrix for HD video (Stefano Pigozzi).
Make ontop option a toggle and split off "only while playing", allowing to make a menu command to toggle ontop.
Application size down 38% by dropping PPC support, removing unnecessary libraries and only needing one MPlayer binary now that FFmpeg-MT has been merged.
Fixes:
Fix menu bar not disappearing in Mavericks in some cases.
Work around exception when opening the open panel.
Fix blank open dialog and fullscreen scrubbing bar flicker.
Fix and improve sleep prevention (allow sleep when playing only audio or while paused).
Keep window on screen when resizing using the menu commands.
Fix video size not matching actual display size of video.
Fix blacking windows not having the same window level as the main window.
Fix MPlayer and OS X channel layouts not matching for multichannel audio.
Fix volume being reset after changing audio tracks.
Fix playing VIDEO_TS folders with a dash in their path.
Fix audio stream cycling using the '#' key.
Fix some preferences items not prompting for playback restart.
Fix subtitle scale set in inspector being applied incorrectly (Johan Lundström).
New MPlayer build from 10. November 2013 (r36505):
FFmpeg-MT has been merged into main FFmpeg! No longer separate binaries for the two.
Set up build system from scratch and removed lots of libraries. Now using system libraries where possible, removed features should be covered by ffmpeg.
Includes support for 10bit h264.
Fix for AC3 and DTS passthrough.

Version rev14 | Release Date: 2011-01-09 | Download

Revision 14 (9. January 2011):

Major Changes:
Redesigned fullscreen controls by Steven La. Thanks!
Add audio output device selection to preferences.
New no-distraction fullscreen option (blocks menu, dock, task switcher, growl, etc).

Improvements:
Improve visibility of scrub bar badge.
Add option to enable equalizers by default and save defaults for the video equalizer.
Add tab-key to cycle timestamp display modes (shows controls first in fullscreen).
Remember timestamp display mode (separately for player/playlist).
Improved Spaces compatibility.

Fixes:
Fix MPE not opening any new files if all player windows have been closed.
Fix Fontconfig having to always rebuild its caches when using 32bit and 64bit clients.
Fix loosing audio when plugging/unplugging headphones.
Fix on top while playing when a movie is starting.
Fix MPE not launching when the screenshot save location doesn't exist.
Fix a bug that would toggle out of fullscreen when playing from the playlist.
Fix issues with files that contain problematic metadata.
Fix menu key binding interfering with text input.
New MPlayer and MPlayer-MT build from 7. January 2011 (r32769).

Version rev13 | Release Date: 2010-02-01 | Download

Major changes:
* Redesigned preferences window
* MPlayer binary bundles
* Interactive audio and video equalizers
* New inspector window
* Redesigned player window (by Nick Saia)
* Support for multiple player instances

Version rev14 | Release Date: 2010-01-09 | Download

* Major Changes:
o Redesigned fullscreen controls by Steven La. Thanks!
o Add audio output device selection to preferences.
o New no-distraction fullscreen option (blocks menu, dock, task switcher, growl, etc).
* Improvements:
o Improve visibility of scrub bar badge.
o Add option to enable equalizers by default and save defaults for the video equalizer.
o Add tab-key to cycle timestamp display modes (shows controls first in fullscreen).
o Remember timestamp display mode (separately for player/playlist).
o Improved Spaces compatibility.
* Fixes:
o Fix MPE not opening any new files if all player windows have been closed.
o Fix Fontconfig having to always rebuild its caches when using 32bit and 64bit clients.
o Fix loosing audio when plugging/unplugging headphones.
o Fix on top while playing when a movie is starting.
o Fix MPE not launching when the screenshot save location doesn't exist.
o Fix a bug that would toggle out of fullscreen when playing from the playlist.
o Fix issues with files that contain problematic metadata.
o Fix menu key binding interfering with text input.
* New MPlayer and MPlayer-MT build from 7. January 2011 (r32769).

Version rev12 | Release Date: 2009-10-18 | Download

* Highlights
o Compatible with OSX 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
o GUI and MPlayer are now 64bit compatible (~20-50% faster)
* Changes
o Chapter support no longer limited to MKV
o Refine the behavior of the Apple Remote's combined skip/seek buttons
* Bugfixes
o Fix two Snow Leopard issues
o Fix additional more...

Version Revision 11 | Release Date: 2009-06-27 | Download

New icon by mar2o
Fullscreen improvements:
Option to black out other screens while in fullscreen
Don't hide player window to allow using it on a second screen
Check that fullscreen controls are never placed off-screen
Don't hide menu bar except when going fullscreen on main screen
Interface improvements:
Enable volume changing and seeking with the scroll wheel
Allow player window to be dragged by clicking on the video
Additional option for on-top while playing only
Allow overriding pre-defined file types (drop-down in open dialog, hold command while dragging file on window)
Add encoding selection to open subtitle dialog
Update cache slider range to 256MB and allow higher values to be entered in the text box
Switch to new MPlayer build style with shared libraries (saves 17MB or 36%)
Add log rotation to avoid MPlayerOSX.log getting unreasonably huge
Add BS2B audio filter (to simulate speakers through headphones for a more natural listening experience)
Bugfixes:
Fixed a crash when going to fullscreen
Fix occasional volume "leak" at the start of a movie
Fix a problem with preferences window not closing
On-top now doesn't place the window above menus
Fix a memory leak in the video output (patch by mpx-trax AT the-color-black.net)
Fix MPlayer being marked as unresponsive and spindump on Leopard eating CPU time
Video no longer stops when a menu is opened for a longer time
New MPlayer and MPlayer-MT build from 22. June 2009 (r29378)

Version 1.0 Revision 9 | Release Date: 2009-04-08 | Download

Support for multithreaded decoding (FFmpeg-MT - still experimental)
Custom aspect ratio from preferences selectable in aspect ratio menu
Option to disable animated transitions of the interface
Add missing file types (flac, m2ts)
Support opening URLs from other applications (like a Browser)
Subtitles can now be dragged onto the player or opened in the finder to load them while a movie is playing
Save fullscreen controls position relative to screen
Support opening multiple files at once in the Finder or by dragging onto the icon
Updated deinterlace options
Option to skip loop filters (H264)
Add option to update to prereleases through Sparkle
Various bug fixes
Dropped support for PPC without altivec
New MPlayer and MPlayer-MT build from 07. April 2008 (r29150)

Version 1.0 Revision 8 | Release Date: 2009-01-09 | Download
  • Fullscreen controls
  • Automatic updates with Sparkle
  • Font and font style selection with Fontconfig
  • Automatic detection of subtitle encoding for supported languages
  • Improved and expanded font, subtitles and osd options
  • Options for AC3 and DTS pass-through
  • Internal video output support for multiple gui instances
  • Better Fontconfig cache warning
  • Fix going back to fullscreen on Tiger
  • Fix some memory related issues
  • Other small fixes
    Includes MPlayer build r28284 from 9. January 2009
Version 1.0 rev7 | Release Date: 2008-10-20 | Download
  1. Revision 7 (20. October 2008)
    * Fixed internal video output on Tiger
    * Fixed internal video output with too little shared memory
    * Fixed aspect ratio preferences
    * Improved fullscreen transition for internal video output
    * Support for the Apple Remote
    * Various other small bug fixes
    * Updated mplayer binary to r27807 from 20. Oct 2008
Version Revision 7 | Release Date: 2008-10-19 | Download
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Version Revision 6 | Release Date: 2008-09-28 | Download
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