VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols.
2.0.8 specific changes:
- 2.0.8 is a small update that fixes some regressions of the 2.0.x branch of VLC.
- 2.0.8 fixes numerous crashes and dangerous behaviors.
- 2.0.8 also fixes ISDB-S tunning and some OSX issues.
With faster decoding on multi-core, GPU, and mobile hardware and the ability to open more formats, notably professional, HD and 10bits codecs, 2.0 was a major upgrade for VLC.
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