It’s Christmas time ! So comes the new release, ready to be put under the Xmas tree 🙂 Most of the changes are essentially bug fixes and added hardware support just to please more and more users. Here’s part of the Changelog :
- New remotes support (this feature was broken in previous release when used with the autoplay function).
- Switch MPlayer to 1.0pre3 release and ALSA to 1.0rc2.
- Support for DirectFB video mode.
- Support for 3Dfx cards.
- Support for USB devices hotplug.
- Support for nForce Ethernet controller.
- Support for NFS shares.
- Support for Windows 2k/XP multi-boot manager.
- Support for AniMAX remote.
- Ready to boot network, using PXE method.
- Russian font fix.
- Added bulgarian, romanian, polish and german languages.
The GeeXboX team also provides you a live IRC chatroom, to share your experience with worldwide users about all yours suggestions or problems. Please connect to IRC server chat.zone-irc.org and join the #geexbox room.
This release is dedicated to our first generous donator (we’re sure he will recognize himself 🙂 for his xmas gift which will help us in further development. Besides, we want to thank you, users from all around the world, for using GeeXboX, we wish you a merry Christmas and hope you will continue using our software next year :-p