[libav-commits] Announce plain 9 beta 2 release

Reinhard Tartler git at libav.org
Wed Oct 24 16:33:21 CEST 2012

Module: libav.org
Branch: master
Commit: ce15d03c43ace966ca0a2aeac079f7598c2b4765

Author:    Reinhard Tartler <siretart at tauware.de>
Committer: Reinhard Tartler <siretart at tauware.de>
Date:      Wed Oct 24 16:32:14 2012 +0200

Announce plain 9 beta 2 release


 src/download |   20 ++++++++++----------
 src/news     |   26 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 36 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)

diff --git a/src/download b/src/download
index f525886..93c9f91 100644
--- a/src/download
+++ b/src/download
@@ -213,16 +213,16 @@ new Bugzilla for filing bugs:
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.xz">Download bzip2 tarball</a>  
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.xz.md5">MD5</a>
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.xz.sha1">SHA1</a>
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.xz.asc">PGP signature</a><br />
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.gz">Download gzip tarball</a>  
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.gz.md5">MD5</a>
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.gz.sha1">SHA1</a>
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.tar.gz.asc">PGP signature</a><br />
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.changelog">Changelog</a><br />
-<a href="releases/libav-9_beta1.release">Release Notes</a>
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.xz">Download bzip2 tarball</a>  
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.xz.md5">MD5</a>
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.xz.sha1">SHA1</a>
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.xz.asc">PGP signature</a><br />
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.gz">Download gzip tarball</a>  
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.gz.md5">MD5</a>
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.gz.sha1">SHA1</a>
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.tar.gz.asc">PGP signature</a><br />
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.changelog">Changelog</a><br />
+<a href="releases/libav-9_beta2.release">Release Notes</a>
 <a name="release_0.8"></a><h2>Libav 0.8.4 "Forbidden Fruit"</h2>
diff --git a/src/news b/src/news
index dfb2633..e2a4017 100644
--- a/src/news
+++ b/src/news
@@ -1,5 +1,31 @@
+<a name="9_beta2"></a><h3>October 23 2012</h3>
+We are still on track with our <b>next major release codename "Plain
+9".</b>  Today, we update our beta release with <b>9_beta2</b> based on
+the feedback and testing that we got.
+Compared to the changes listed in the <a href="news.html#9beta1">beta_1
+announcement</a>, the following items come in addition:
+<li> Support for shared libraries with the MSVC toolchain </li>
+<li> Metadata (INFO tag) support in WAV muxer </li>
+<li> Support building on the Plan 9 operating system </li>
+<li> The SONAME of <b>libavutil</b> was bumped to <tt>libavutil.so.52</tt> </li>
+<li> Support FF1 codec version 3 </li>
+<li> Various other bugfixes and cleanups </li>
+You can download the new release, as usual,
+from <a href="download.html#release_9">our download page</a>
 <a name="0.8.2"></a><h3>October 22 2012</h3>

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