[Cin] New monthly tars and pkgs available
randrianasulu at gmail.com
Wed Apr 1 00:05:59 CEST 2020
В сообщении от Wednesday 01 April 2020 01:03:27 Phyllis Smith написал(а):
> At the usual place, are tars and pkgs. We specifically tested the package
> install on Mint 19.3 with no obvious problems but there is a limit of what
> we can do. Arch and Tumbleweed were updated yesterday.
> Next month we will no longer provide Centos 7 and if Ubuntu 20 comes out on
> April 23, then will add that instead of Ubuntu 19 static tar.
> If no objections, we are going to take the Shape Wipe video transitions and
> switch them from png to jpg because they make the tars/pkgs files bigger
> thus slowing down the downloads. Then we can add back some of the ones we
> eliminated to save on size. We think the saving out weighs the quality of
What about distributing many of them separately, as OS-independent package?
> A text copy of the release notes is below.
> Cinelerra-GG (Version Infinity) Release Notes for 03/01/2020-03/31/2020
> for builds
> Thanks to *Olaf and Andrea* - Improvements to formatting for making the
> Manual easier to read and more professional looking were done by Olaf.
> Creating new images of better quality and consistency were done by
> Andrea. Plus corrections and some clarifications were added by them and
> Thanks to *Andrew* – Providing patches, alerting us of new versions
> available, and much early testing.
> 1. *OpenExr* has been upgraded from 2.2.1 to 2.4.1 (Andrew notification and
> 2. *OpenCV* upgrade for more recent distros from 3.4.1 to 4.2. Older O/S
> still at 3.4.1 +(Andrew patch).
> 3. A major *change to ID based references for plugins *to resolve a code
> flaw in copying was made.
> 4. *Usability Improvements*:
> To make it easy for moving to the *next/previous auto *like fade or
> speed, added Alt-a/Ctrl-a
> shortcuts and in keeping with keyframes, Alt-Shift-A and
> Ctrl-Alt-Shift-A (Deim31 noted).
> Slider bars have been added to the *Projector and Camera *compositor
> menus for ease of use along
> with tumblers to change the range. All inter-related components are
> updated accordingly such as
> the zoom bar ranges and the auto xyz lines (Dan feature request).
> Another minor change to the *shortcut for “Delete last track” *from the
> lower case letter “d” to Ctrl-
> Shift-D and finally to just Ctrl-d to make it less dangerous but at
> the same time still not too hard to
> get to (IgorB suggestion for refinement).
> Several *new ShapeWipe transitions* created by Rafa + others available
> to load locally.
> The tips file and po file for *Spanish* were improved once again by
> *Videoscope* changes (there will be a couple of more changes next
> Added capability via an icon on the Compositor and Viewer windows
> to easily start up the scope
> (BT #71 of Andrea and more recent Dan email). Changes include
> the following:
> Replaced menu buttons with a “Scopes” pulldown which is easier to
> Added a “Smooth” button for the purpose of aesthetics for not
> showing black line missing data.
> Scope values show up without having to play first when enabled or
> when the window is resized.
> Slider bars with reset button to modify the value for the Waveform
> and Vectorscope displays.
> Additional choice for the waveform of “Waveform ply” added.
> Note that it may run better with X11 as the video driver instead of
> *Mixer window* changes:
> - added a “Tile mixers” option easily accessible in the window
> which was previously only
> available in the Window→Mixers pulldown.
> - “Zoom” has been hooked up (Dan email report).
> - there is now a “Playable” option for each window to save cpu usage
> time (Dan request).
> *Zoom... *in the Compositor, Viewer, and Mixer windows has been
> renamed to Resize Window.
> The compositor button bar has had “Generate Keyframes...” and
> “Keyframe Spanning” buttons
> removed to make room for the Videoscope button.
> Patches for render options have been worked by Andrew to include:
> EXR - choices of B44, B44A, DWAA, DWAB
> PNG - now has added choices in the render video wrench to include
> Compression level 0-9 and
> Depth of either 8 or 16 bits.
> TIFF - new choices of LZW, LZWMA, Deflate. Tiff now allows for
> future webp use.
> New plugin “boxblur” to blur horizontal, vertical, and with power.
> Very fast; based on ffmpeg’s.
> 5. *Bugs/Issues fixed:*
> Format /muxer render new button was fixed as it was not retaining
> settings correctly.
> Fix for deadlock in Compositor when double click on the indicator bar and
> trying to drag after that +
> another deadlock fixed when using [ and ] and labels (Andrew noted
> and worked to reproduce).
> Vaapi software fallback fix added so that when non-supported models, like
> 66, are not supported, the
> software will automatically be in use instead (Jacek BT #383).
> A few tweaks for BSD builds, bld_prepare script added libtool,
> shortcuts.html and plugin.opts.
> Reverted h264_nvenc and h265_nvenc vaapi render options file back to
> medium as high was illegal.
> A problem with keyfame paste track tabbing when trying to go to previous
> keyframe has been fixed.
> Transition “Length” popup close session hang is now corrected.
> Created image2 for ffmpeg streams when rendering such as in the case of
> webp (Rafa reported).
> Fixed moving edits with plugins to retain status on/off status (Dan
> Transitions losing their setups when Generate keyframes while tweaking is
> set is fixed (Rafa found).
> Bug in Shape Wipe jumping when going from Black to White has been fixed
> (Rafa analyzed).
> *OpenEDL problem of saving within a layer so that is propagated up if
> quit in non-zero layer* (Dan).
> Fixed bug in scale.C – autoaspect instead of audioaspect (Andrew found).
> Mixer zoom refactoring and cleanup done.
> DVD creation was limited to 100 sections but now goes up to 1000.
> Home/End keys in some cases had to be hit twice to perform that function
> while playing – now fixed.
> Crash when loading Exr sequence after files are deleted now gives a
> warning (Andrew found).
> Aspect ratio in Compositor was fixed when do a split screen view (IgorBeg
> Bad clamps were fixed in the plugins, Color3way and Videoscope.
> *Improvement to bluray script added (Sandhill Crane BT#398*). More
> recommendations provided but
> not yet analyzed and tested.
> Build script tweaks for cross platform - a couple of days worth of
> testing all of the builds to prevent surprises (reflects a lot of
> Andrew’s work/testing). Includes lv2 fixes from Andrew.
> Added blur_box as a template (in conjunction with need for Videoscpe) as
> it will be useful elsewhere.
> Fix for cursor over button bar in the Compositor accidentally playing
> when Click to Play enabled.
> Segv problem fixed for load server bug that has been in a long time and
> hard to believe not noticed.
> On the scope window, calculate size of media and how many cpus exist to
> determine how many
> threads to use; i.e. “load client throttle”.
More information about the Cin