v4.6.6 (23 May 2012 -> 30 July 2012)UI:
[ + ] New skin: LA Dub (author - Ruslan Somov; technical adaptation - Gilorn)
[ + ] Dutch language for player UI and installer (author - TheDutchJewel, http://thedutchjewel.defcon5.biz
[ + ] Popup Menu: new item *Play CD*.
[ + ] Popup Menu: new items to *File* section.
[ + ] Revamped filters tree dialog.
[ + ] Subtitles options: new checkboxes *position subtitles relative to the video frame* and *apply for all subtitles automatically*.
[ + ] Preferences->Interface->Appearance: new checkbox *For audio use title from playlist bookmarks, if available*. So, if you started playback of CUE-playlist, in player caption you will see title of current playing element from this CUE-playlist.
[ + ] Preferences->Interface->Interface window: new sub-option *But display only for current playing file* to option *Add chapters from files on timeline*.
[ + ] Preferences->Interface: new tab *Tray*.
[ + ] Preferences->Mouse: new tab *Preview*. When mouse over on timeline, allows you to see the preview of things to come, like on YouTube. Also, if you hold right mouse button + roll mouse wheel -- you can change preview window size.
[ + ] Preferences->Playlist->Misc: New option "Do not start playback when you drag'n'drop a media-file to Light Alloy's panels".
[ + ] Preferences->Keyboard: added commands for Pan'n'Scan
[ + ] Preferences->DVD: added ability to specify CD/DVD/Blu-ray devices by default. (this is for PopUp Menu->*Play CD/DVD disc*)
[ + ] Preferences->OSD->Subtitles: option *subtitles language by default*.
[ + ] Preferences->OSD->Subtitles: option *automatically switch to external subtitle*.
[ + ] Preferences->Codecs: option *ignore system codecs*.
[ + ] DVD: added support to navigate in dvd menu with keyboard arrow keys / WinLIRC. So, by default - spacebar -> enter menu item, left/right/up/down - navigation, backspace -> out from submenu (last one - works not for all DVD).
[ + ] DVD: support for malformed dvd-menu.
[ + ] DVD: output current title/chapter to player's caption, instead of "VIDEO_TS.IFO".
[ + ] Feature *rewind to last position* now supports DVD.
[ + ] Popup Menu->Video: new categories - *VSync*, *GPU*, *Misc*.
[ + ] Enhanced support to unicode.
[ + ] Autoload of external sound file to next episode of movie, if you manually loaded a same-named external audio file for a previous episode of the movie.
[ + ] File information dialog: added new fields - *About album...* (album, performer, genre, recorded date, copyrights, comments); for audio streams added - compression method, software used, software settings.
[ + ] Visual enhancements to hints.
[ + ] New player control icons to Windows 7 taskbar.
[ = ] Preferences->Mouse: changes default actions to 'Left button, one click', 'Left button, double click'.
[ = ] Preferences->OSD->Subtitles: default texture resolution for subtitles is now 1280x720. Compromise between quality and speed.
[ = ] If LA cannot play file, he will no more try to playback next file.
[ = ] DVD: Block attempt to seek in dvd-menu.
[ - ] Crash when you trying to open 'About Light Alloy' dialog, if when player is running - you plug-in second monitor.
[ - ] Preferences->OSD->Subtitles: *Folders with subtitles* wasn't function properly.
[ - ] Feature *save full-screen screenshots from movie* was broken.
[ - ] DVD: Autoplay didn't function well.
[ - ] DVD: Sometimes LA hangs.
[ - ] If video file was contain unicode symbols in its filename, screenshot function didn't worked properly.
[ - ] Save full-screen screenshots:
a) filename was empty in some cases.
b) added timestamps to filename.
c) Now it will open folder with results, after work is done.
[ - ] Fixed player crash when you use 'save full-screen screenshots' or 'save thumbnails', if video file was playing with active _external_ sound stream.
[ - ] Sometimes error occuried when you try to scroll in external playlist window.
[ - ] Fixed disappearing of Blu-ray chapters.
[ - ] Links in *About Light Alloy* wasn't work.
[ - ] A lot of cosmetical and other fixes which were made behind the scenes.Video Engine:
[ + ] Added decoding support to internal video/audio decoders of following:
Video: Flash Screen Video 1, Fraps, Bink Video, PNG, TechSmith Codec 2, MSS 1/3/4
Audio: DVD Audio, DTS Audio CD, MLP, Bink Audio, Indeo Audio
[ + ] Added support for AMR.
[ + ] Added support for Mixed AudioCD.
[ + ] Added support for DVB subtitles in MKV.
[ + ] Added support for external SUP subtitles (only for VMR-7/9 RL, EVR CA/Sync)
[ + ] Detection of compatible hardware and drivers of ATI-videocards for H.264 playback + DXVA (only for Windows Vista/7 for now)
[ + ] FLV Splitter: support for AAC-audio streams without extradata in header.
[ + ] Technical OSD: detection of CPU/GPU load (in case of GPU, only nVidia videocard are support at the moment).
[ = ] Enhanced detection of MPEG-4 with broken metadata atom.
[ = ] When you try to playback MPEG-1/2 or DVD with activated madVR - Light Alloy will automatically and silently fallback to VMR9-WL, because madVR cannot work properly with these media types.
[ = ] MPEG-TS/PS - enhanced seeking on H.264/VC-1
[ = ] Enhanced H.264 support for DXVA decoder on Interlaced movies - fixed freezes on seeking and when playback start with some movies.
[ = ] Updated internal codecs; media info module.
[ - ] Fixed appearing of green lines on DXVA-movies which occasionally happens to users with ATI-videocards.
[ - ] MPEGSplitter: subtitles were not working with chinese Windows.
[ - ] Fixed WMA decoding with internal audio decoder.
[ - ] Fixed "VC-1 I" decoding in DXVA-mode, which occasionally freeze picture and solution was a seeking in file. (apply in most cases for ATI-videocards).
[ - ] Fixed crash on some OGGs files.
[ - ] "OSD with video" didn't worked for madVR.
[ - ] Subtitles: HDMV/DVB subtitles were disappear after window bounds change.
[ - ] Subtitles: when you switch to HDMV/DVB subtitles from any others(text, like srt/ssa) - subtitles were not displaying, also when you switch to any text subtitles from HDMV/DVB - subtitles were not displayer correctly (wrong position and size)
[ - ] Subtitles: wrong position, size and aspect ratio when displaying raster subtitles (VOBSub, PGS, DVB).
[ - ] Fixed no sound issue with PCM output in 32-bit.
links can be found here: http://light-alloy.verona.im/en/download/