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Version NG 4.10.0
  • Release Date: May 1, 2018
    • Now, when using a custom audio in the menu, it will last the whole audio duration, not 30 seconds

Version NG 4.9.0
  • Release Date: Apr 9, 2018
    • Fixed a division by 0 when it is not possible to get the original aspect ratio
    • Added extra check for MSGFMT binary, needed to install Devede
Version NG 4.8.12
  • Release Date: Jan 24, 2018
    • Fixed the icons in the main window
Version NG 4.8.5
  • Release Date: Nov 25, 2016
    • Fixed a bug when loading a project file (thanks to RecursiveProgrammer)
    • Updated the german translation
Version NG 4.8.2
  • Release Date: Sep 25, 2016
    • Fixed a problem when adding several subtitles to the same movie (thanks to Rocco Barisci)

Version NG 4.8.0
  • Release Date: Aug 13, 2016
    • Fixed a division by zero when a clip has a duration of less than one second
Version NG 4.7.1
  • Release Date: Jul 18, 2016
    • Updated translations
Version 4.2
  • Release Date: Aug 30, 2015
    • Now can work with old and new versions of AVConv

Version 3.23.0
  • Release Date: Oct 21, 2012
  • Download(s):
  • Added support for AVConv (the new FFMpeg conversion utility)
  • Added fallback when the destination folder doesn't exists
  • Added support for AC3_FIX for FFMpeg and AVConv
  • Fixed preview from the "Menu options" window (thanks to TommyDKat)
  • Added installation system (thanks to Matttbe)
Version 3.22.0
  • Release Date: May 23, 2012
  • Download(s):
  • Allows to choose which coder use for videos and which for menus
  • Allows to choose to use or not hyperthreading
  • Set audio bitrate in menus to 192Kbps, and video bitrate to 2500Kbps
  • Graceful degradation when the locale is unknown (thanks to Mattbe)
  • Added as an installation method (thanks to Mattbe)
Version 3.21.0 Version 3.20.0
  • Release Date: Dec 9, 2011
  • Download(s):
  • Now copies all the audio tracks to the output when using FFMpeg
  • Support for changing volume in FFMpeg
  • Allows to change the margins in a DVD menu
  • Fixed several dialogs that failed when answering "No"
  • Support for getting the number of CPUs using the multiprocessing module, useful for *BSD users (thanks to Sean C. Farley)
  • Fixed when the aspect ratio is NaN (thanks to Henry HebHardt)
  • New background image (thanks to ArTuP)
  • Added .m2ts extension as video file type
  • Fixed french translation
  • Added turkish translation
Version 3.19.0
  • Release Date: Nov 27, 2011
  • Download(s):
  • Fixed bug with FFMPEG support that freeze Devede when using the last oficial version
  • Drag and Drop support in KDE
  • Allows to burn the ISO image directly after creating it (thanks to Eugeni Dodonov)
  • Now checks that MP3LAME support is available when creating DivX with FFMPEG
  • Now correctly sets the audio bitrate when creating DivX with FFMPEG
  • Updated italian translation
  • Minor bugfixes
Version 3.18.0
  • Release Date: Nov 22, 2011
  • Download(s):
  • FFMpeg support
  • Fixed menu previsualization
  • Allows to automatically shutdown the computer when the job is done
  • Always shows icons in buttons
  • Fixed a bug that prevented returning to main window when aborting
Version 3.16.9 Build 7 (Windows) Version 3.17.0
  • Release Date: Nov 27, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Fixed a bug in MKISOFS, when it shows decimals with a comman instead of a dot
  • Defines the VIDEO_FORMAT environment variable, needed in current SPUMUX versions
  • Added bugfix AC3_FIX for current MENCODER versions
  • Other little bugfixes
Version 3.16.9 Build 6 (Windows)
  • Release Date: Sep 27, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Re-enable subprocess threading. All deadlock issues should be solved with threading. This means that the progress bars should show the percentage complete at most stages.
Version 3.16.9 Build 4 (Windows)
  • Release Date: Aug 20, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Fix more subtitle issue when converting to UTF-8.
  • Build 3: Fixed issue with program locking up on subtitles.
Version 3.16.9 Build 2 (Windows)
  • Release Date: Aug 17, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Turned off all subprocess threading on win32/win64 systems. This should result in the deadlock issue being fixed
  • Percent complete is turned to pulsebars in this release because of the threads being turned off
Version 3.16.9 Version 3.16.8 Build 2 (Windows) Version 3.16.6 Build 3 (Windows) Version 3.16.8 Version 3.16.7
  • Release Date: Apr 12, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Video info is updated when changing selection with arrow keys
  • Allows up to 448Kbps for audio when using AC3
Version 3.16.6 Build 2 (Windows)
  • Release Date: Apr 10, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Option to burn DVD after conversion. Uses the first DVD burner found and there are currently no configuration options for it
  • Option to turn off computer after conversion finishes
Version 3.16.6
  • Release Date: Mar 19, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Buttons in main window now has a border, like all other buttons
  • Desktop launcher now shows a much more HIG-compliant description
  • Pressing RETURN key in Title properties and Create disc dialogs has the same effect than the Accept button
Version 3.16.5 Version 3.16.4
  • Release Date: Feb 24, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Adjusts the audio bitrate to the nearest legal value supported in mencoder
Version 3.16.3
  • Release Date: Feb 23, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Allows blank spaces in the subtitles filename
Version 3.16.2
  • Release Date: Feb 21, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Fixed the audio bitrate when using 5.1 sound
  • 3.16.1:
    • Fixed a hang when repacking MPEG files instead of reencoding them
    • Fixed Galician translation
Version 3.16.0
  • Release Date: Feb 8, 2010
  • Download(s):
  • Added support for two-pass encoding (thanks to Gustavo Sanchez)
  • Added support for 64bit Windows
  • Fixed a bug when importing old .devede files
  • Fixed a bug that prevented to manually choose the aspect ratio
  • Allows to change the final volume
  • Now remembers the last output directory used, and the last subtitle language and codepage
  • Added support for UTF-16 subtitles
  • Autodetects ASCII, UTF-8 and UTF-16 subtitles
  • Allows to create DVDs without menu
  • Check if there's a /, | orin the file name
  • Allows to force the subtitles by default
  • Flush stdout and stderr at end, so it should finally allow to have full debugging info
  • Several bugfixes for Windows version (thanks to Peter Gill)
Version 3.15.2 Version 3.15.1
  • Release Date: Nov 30, 2009
  • Download(s):
  • Fixed a bug when the program can't write the subtitle's XML file
  • Added Miguel Bouzada to the list of translators
Version 3.15.0
  • Release Date: Nov 28, 2009
  • Download(s):
  • Added -loop 1 in mplayer commands to avoid problems when the user has a mplayer.config file
  • Changed shape of the main window to better fit wide screens
  • Added support for OGG/Vorbis for menu sound
  • Added new backgrounds (Thanks to Ben)
  • Support for RMVB file extension
  • Preview button now can hide the icon when global preferences says it
  • When creating a DivX, if Default resolution is selected, won't touch size, nor aspect ratio, nor add bars
  • Updated translation to French
  • Updated translation to Galician
  • Translation to Tradicional Chinese
  • Support for filenames with double quotes (thanks to Christian)
  • Allows to split a film in two disks in SVCD and CVD, not only in VCD
Version 3.12.3 Version 3.14.0
  • Release Date: Jul 20, 2009
  • Download(s):
  • Now doesn't add black bars when creating an NTSC disc from an 720x480 file without ASPECT RATIO parameter embedded
  • Allows to repack a file as MPEG-PS without recompress the streams (useful to work with VOB files)
  • Allows to swap the field order in interlaced videos
  • Allows to change the subtitle's font size
  • Now supports subtitle filenames with XML-reserved characters
  • Supports all picture types for menu backgrounds (not only PNG)
  • Now removes previous preview files if they already existed, when using LN
  • Fixed free disk space calcule in Windows 2000 and the SetPriority function (thanks to Peter Gill)
  • Adjusted the media sizes to ensure that the ISOs always will fit in the disc
  • Now doesn't hangs when adding a video file in an unknown format
Version 3.13.1
  • Release Date: May 26, 2009
  • Download(s):
  • Save as... option now works.
  • The Title properties window closes when the user changes the action to do when the title ends. Fixed.
  • When the $HOME/.spumux directory didn't exists, DeVeDe is unable to find the font for subtitles. Fixed.
  • Added TTF-DEJAVU-CORE package in the DEB dependencies.
Version 3.13.0
  • Release Date: May 15, 2009
  • Download(s):
  • Fixed the greek translation
  • Doesn't fail when LANG is not defined
  • Migration from LibGLADE to GtkBuilder
Version 3.12.2 Version 3.12c
  • Release Date: Jan 27, 2009
  • Download(s):
  • Updated the french translation
  • Updated file Changelog.Debian
Version 3.12b
  • Release Date: Jan 26, 2009
  • Fixed a bug in the french translation, and added italian translation
Version 3.12
  • Release Date: Jan 25, 2009
  • Allows to add files with the characters <, > &, " and '
  • When the user selects a directory in the menu, removes the preview, to avoid a bug.
  • Now, when the output directory already exists, asks to the user before deleting it.
  • New disc type selection window (thanks to Jonathan Estrella).
Version 3.11b
  • Release Date: Aug 27, 2008
  • Download(s):
  • Fixed some language issues in EL, PL, SK and SV locales.
Version 3.11
  • Release Date: Aug 25, 2008
  • Now recovers the menu options when loading a disc structure
  • Changed the appearance to make it more eye-candy
  • Shows the menu's NTSC preview at the right size
  • Shows right the menu's title tipography
  • Added compatibility with GenISOimage
  • Better code to avoid antialiasing when creating the menu entries
  • Now limits the number of files to 61 to avoid problems with DVDAuthor
Version 3.10
  • Release Date: Aug 17, 2008
  • Available official DEB packages.
  • Now the user chooses a global format (PAL or NTSC) for videos and menus.
  • Removed the limit of 12 titles; now can create discs with up to 90 titles and/or 90 files.
  • Allows to add a title to the menu, and shadows to the menu texts.
  • Allows to put the menu texts at the right, left or center.
  • Now shows a preview of the selected picture when choosing the menu background.
  • Added YADIF deinterlace filter support.
  • Added contextual help.
  • New background picture.
  • Support for resolution of 160x128 pixels in DivX.
  • Added a preview button in the Menu options window.
  • Now hides the advanced options in the main window.
  • Fixed the bug that made the menus to be shown only one second in some players.
  • Now it always honours the PAL/NTSC menu type.
  • Now,when creating a PAL disk from a 24fps source, DeVeDe speeds up it instead of adding one frame each 24, obtaining a more fluid animation.
  • The silence sound file has been changed from WAV to MP3 to free some disk space.
  • Fixed a little bug when using HD resolutions for DivX.
  • Modified code to simplify adding new options to the DVD's menus.
Version 3.9
  • Release Date: Jun 24, 2008
  • Due to the use of VRC_MINRATE option, sometimes the final disk size was bigger than the predicted. Fixed.
  • Now remembers the directory from where the user added a movie file.
  • Fixed the detection of the number of cores in the system.
  • Adds the menu type (PAL or NTSC) when creating a menuless disk.
  • Uses transparent pictures for the menus, ensuring that they work fine in more players.
  • Removed CONVERT dependency (Thanks to Peter Gill).
Version 3.8c
  • Release Date: May 26, 2008
  • 3.8c: Now are really fixed the translation bugs
  • 3.8b: Fixed a bug in the italian translation.
  • 3.8b: Fixed a bug in the poland translation.
Version 3.8
  • Release Date: May 25, 2008
  • Automatic video bitrate adjust, to ensure that the ISO or BIN/CUE image occupies the maximum size in the disk.
  • Support for up to 32 subtitles tracks.
  • Allows to specify the subtitle's language.
  • Allows to choose the language to use when the original video contains several audio tracks.
  • Added the L5 deinterlacing filter.
  • Support for rotating and flipping the video.
  • Muticore support.
  • Allows to mix classic and widescreen videos in the same disk.
  • High Definition support in DivX.
  • Allows to Drag&Drop subtitles in the properties window, or to load a configuration file by Dragging&Dropping.
  • By default uses a GOP of 12 frames to ensure maximum compatibility.
  • Uses the Telecine parameter to improve quality in 24fps films.
  • Allows to add extra parameters in -lavcopts, -vf and -lameopts.
  • Now stores the status of the buttons for delete temporary files and to choose the action to do.
  • Added an icon to all windows.
  • More elegant menu system (based on code from Mojoholder)
  • Allows to choose the colors and the position of the menus.
  • Adjusted the maximum bitrate for DivX.
  • Fixed a bug when Mplayer is compiled with --enable-color-console.
Version 3.7
  • Release Date: Apr 16, 2008
  • Fixed a bug when runing in a system configured with Catalan language
  • Now asks for confirmation when closing the disk type selection window
  • The final size of the ISO image is now much more accurate
  • Fixed some Win32 bugs (thanks to Peter Gill)
Version 3.6
  • Release Date: Dec 12, 2007
  • Added a safe margin 5% in the occupied size, to have in mind the size needed by disk structures (like directories, file info and so on).
  • Fixed a some bugs in poland translation.
  • Fixed some windows compatibility bugs.
Version 3.5
  • Release Date: Dec 9, 2007
  • Improved compatibility by using CGOP and SC_THRESOLD.
  • Now uses a GOP of 15 frames instead of 18 when creating a NTSC, 24fps disc, as dictates the standard.
  • Fixed a bug in italian translation which prevented the "Not enought disk space" message to be shown.
  • Added translation to russian and greek.
Version 3.4
  • Release Date: Nov 22, 2007
  • Allows to create DVDs with 5.1 sound
  • Allows to use a GOP of 12 frames to improve compatibility with some broken DVD players
  • Fixes a bug when creating VCD disks
  • Fixed a bug which prevented to previsualizate in DIVX mode.
  • Final code refactorization: finally the code is clean and maintenable.
Version 3.3
  • Release Date: Oct 22, 2007
  • The EXPAND parameter in Mencoder now uses always an even offset to avoid some artifacts when the offset was odd.
  • Fixed a bug when draging&dropping video files.
Version 3.2
  • Release Date: Sep 17, 2007
  • Fixed a bug when using extra parameters with Mencoder
  • Fixed pt_PT translation
  • Fixed a bug with pl translation
Version 3.1b
  • Release Date: Sep 10, 2007
  • Fixed a little bug which prevented version 3.1 to run under Python 2.4.
Version 3.1
  • Release Date: Sep 10, 2007
  • Fixed some problems under windows.
  • Now returns to the main window after creating the disk.
  • When opening the file selector, it filters the files by type, showing only the videos.
  • When using the NEW menu option to clean the disk structure and start again, it asks the disk type again.
  • Now, when loading a disk structure, if the disk type is different than the current selected, automatically changes to the new type.
  • Added new translations.
  • Added new icon (thanks to Jonah Naylor).
  • Second major code refactorization to improve maintenability.
  • License changed to GPL version 3.
Version 3.01
  • Release Date: Jun 30, 2007
  • Added new patches for windows version.
  • Removed the use of lower priority, because it made the conversion slower.
  • Fixed a little bug when the final directory contains blank spaces.
  • Added translation to Catala, and fixed the French one.
Version 3.0
  • Release Date: Jun 24, 2007
  • Allows to add a menu to the DVD with a list of the titles and a custom background picture.
  • Allows to save the current disc structure, in order to reutilize it, or continue working in other moment.
  • Allows to choose up to 448kbit/sec for audio.
  • Now asks before canceling a job.
  • A little bigger font size for subtitles.
  • When creating a DivX file, now it uses .AVI extension.
  • Fixed a bug with non-UTF8 locales.
  • Fixed a bug in the "Insuficient free space..." message. Now is shown translated.
  • Fixed a bug when erasing conflicting files and directories.
  • Fixed a bug when trying to create a DivX from a file with an original size equal to the final size.
  • Now, when the conversion fails, it doesn't show a "Success" message.
Version 2.13
  • Release Date: Apr 16, 2007
  • Added creation of MPEG4/DIVX files.
  • Added swedish and slovak translations.
  • Fixed some issues with translations (thanks to Marco de Freitas).
Version 2.12
  • Release Date: Feb 26, 2007
  • New and more flexibles install and uninstall scripts (thanks to Patrick Monnerat).
  • Added french translation.
  • Fixed some issues with non-UTF8 systems (thanks to Marco de Freitas).
Version 2.11
  • Release Date: Feb 9, 2007
  • Allows to specify the codepage for subtitles, allowing to use UTF-8 coded files (or with other codepages).
  • Allows to put the subtitles a little upper, fine when using the ZOOM option in 16:9 TVs or with old CRT receivers
  • When the original video has 24 fps and the destination is a NTSC DVD, DeVeDe will use 24000/1001 fps instead of 30000/1001.
  • Now supplies all the needed data to SPUMUX, so subtitles in NTSC format will be full visible.
  • Fixed some little bugs when erasing temporary files.
  • Fixed some bugs in the main loop that sometimes hanged up the conversion process.
  • Now shows a kind of progress numbers during subtitle adding and while creating the DVD structure.
  • Now translates fine all the sentences in the interface.
  • Now detects if DeVeDe has permissions to write in the destination directory when doing a preview.
  • Now uses again MP2 instead of AC3 to ensure full compatibility.
  • Now detects again when mencoder or spumux fails and shows an error message.
  • Now really allows to abort the process while adding subtitles.
  • Fixed some issues in Windows code (thanks again to Peter Gill).
  • Added new translations into German and norwegian, and completed the old ones.
Version 2.10
  • Release Date: Jan 18, 2007
  • Added italian translation.
  • The INSTALL script didn't create the GNOME/KDE menu entry. Fixed
Version 2.9
  • Release Date: Jan 1, 2007
  • Now DeVeDe can work under Windows (thanks to Peter Gill).
  • Fixed some little bugs that prevented to use DeVeDe with some files taken from video capture cards.
  • Fixed a bug with the Drag&Drop in the main window.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented DeVeDe to detect errors in the execution of MKISOFS.
  • Added a warning about VFAT/FAT32 partitions.
Version 2.8
  • Release Date: Dec 21, 2006
  • Now only allows to create 16:9 DVDs when the final width is 720 pixels, and don't allow to create 16:9 VCDs, SVCDs or CVDs.
Version 2.7
  • Release Date: Dec 19, 2006
  • Support for true DVD subtitles
  • Can create 16:9 DVDs from widescreen videos
  • Default MBD changed to 2 (slower but greater quality)
  • Now installs in /urs/local
Version 2.6
  • Release Date: Oct 31, 2006
  • When the video wasn't subdivided in chapters, the XML file was incorrect and DVDAuthor complained. Fixed.
  • Fixed a bug when the output directory was no writable.
  • Added translation for Portugues do Brasil
  • Added a FAQ.
Version 2.5
  • Release Date: Oct 8, 2006
  • Fixed another bug with directories and/or filenames with blank spaces.
  • Added a workaround for a bug found in very old DVD Players, which can't play fast forward between the last chapter and the end of a file.
Version 2.4A
  • Release Date: Oct 4, 2006
  • Added translation to Czech
Version 2.4
  • Release Date: Sep 25, 2006
  • Allows to specify that a file is already a DVD-compliant MPEG-PS file, so it won't be recompresed, but stored "as is" into the disc (usefull when you capture video from a TV capturer of other sources).
  • Alows to deinterlace the video.
  • Allows to choose the MacroBlock algorithm and use Trellis, to enhace the final picture quality.
  • Allows to choose the directory for the temporary file used during preview, and remembers it.
  • Before creating a new disc it erases the files with conflicting names in the destination directory.
  • Allows to cancel the process during the creation of the BIN/CUE image of a VCD, SVCD or CVD.
  • Added a VRC_MINRATE parameter when creating VCDs, SVCDs and CVDs, to ensure full compatibility.
  • Changed the video bitrate for VCDs from 1150 to 1152, and the minimum video bitrate for SVCDs and CVD from 500 to 600.
  • Ensures that the progress bar while converting a file is refreshed at least each two senconds.
  • First major code refactorization to enhace the maintenability.
Version 2.3
  • Release Date: Sep 1, 2006
  • In version 2.1 I added support for B frames, which produces problems with some DVD players. Fixed.
Version 2.2
  • Release Date: Aug 18, 2006
  • Fixed a little bug
Version 2.1
  • Release Date: Jul 5, 2006
  • Optimized some loops. Now DeVeDe is about 30% faster during video conversion.
  • Now checks that you have enought free disk space.
  • Allows to maintain the temporary files instead of deleting them.
  • Fixed a litle bug with the erasing of temporary files.
Version 2.0
  • Release Date: Jun 18, 2006
  • Now can create VideoCD, SuperVideoCD and China VideoDisks.
  • Allows the user to override the default resolution and use the one he wants.
  • Allows to pass custom commands to Mencoder, allowing to render subtitles, cut the file in chunks, select an audio stream when the file has two or more...
  • Allows to change the order of the files and titles.
  • Changed the position of some elements, making the interface a little more intuitive.
  • The advanced features have been grouped, so novices will see only the most important options while advanced users can have access to a lot of extra functions with just a single click.
  • Fixed a litle bug when a video header tells that it has an aspect ratio of 0 or 1.
  • Installation more compliant with FreeDesktop and Debian normatives.
Version 1.6
  • Release Date: Jun 2, 2006
  • Added support for resolutions 352x480 (in NTSC) and 352x576 (in PAL).
  • Fully support for movies with aspect ratios different than 4:3 (now, with 16:9 movies it adds the right black bars to ensure that a circle IS a circle).
  • Fixed a bug with audio/video sync when converting a PAL video to NTSC or vice-versa.
Version 1.5
  • Release Date: May 22, 2006
  • Now works with video files without audio track.
  • Transforms blank spaces in the generic filename to underscores (in previous versions, DeVeDe failed if a blank space was inserted).
  • Fixed the translation to Galego.
  • Added an uninstall script.
Version 1.4
  • Release Date: Mar 20, 2006
  • Added Drag&Drop support.
  • Translatable strings (currently supports english, spanish and galego).
  • Set a default video rate based on the final resolution.
  • Shows the elapsed time used to create de DVD.

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