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Release 1.18.6

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=== release 1.18.6 ===
2022-02-02 15:07:08 +0000 Tim-Philipp Müller <>
* ChangeLog:
* gst-plugins-ugly.doap:
Release 1.18.6
2021-09-09 00:12:42 +0100 Tim-Philipp Müller <>
Back to development
=== release 1.18.5 ===
2021-09-08 20:03:08 +0100 Tim-Philipp Müller <>
......@@ -2,13 +2,13 @@ GStreamer 1.18 Release Notes
GStreamer 1.18.0 was originally released on 8 September 2020.
The latest bug-fix release in the 1.18 series is 1.18.5 and was released
on 8 September 2021.
The latest bug-fix release in the 1.18 series is 1.18.6 and was released
on 2 February 2022.
See for the latest
version of this document.
Last updated: Wednesday 8 September 2021, 11:00 UTC (log)
Last updated: Wednesday 2 February 2022, 11:30 UTC (log)
......@@ -2103,9 +2103,8 @@ Possibly Breaking Changes
Known Issues
- GStreamer 1.18 versions <= 1.18.4 would fail to build on Linux with
Meson 0.58 due to an issue with the include directories. Either
apply the patch or build with an older Meson version (<= 0.57) until
there is a GStreamer 1.18.5 release that includes the fix.
Meson 0.58 due to an issue with the include directories.
GStreamer >= 1.18.5 includes a fix for this.
......@@ -3183,16 +3182,180 @@ List of merge requests and issues fixed in 1.18.5
- List of Merge Requests applied in 1.18.5
- List of Issues fixed in 1.18.5
Schedule for 1.20
The sixth 1.18 bug-fix release (1.18.6) was released on 2 February 2022.
This release only contains bugfixes and security fixes and it should be
safe to update from 1.18.x.
Highlighted bugfixes in 1.18.6
- tagdemux: Fix crash when presented with malformed files (security
- video-converter: Fix broken gamma remap with high bitdepth YUV
- shout2send: Fix issues with libshout >= 2.4.2
- mxfdemux: fix regression with VANC tracks that only contains packet
types we don’t handle
- Better plugin loading error reporting on Windows
- Fixes for deprecations in Python 3.10
- build fixes, memory leak fixes, reliability fixes
- security fixes
- gstplugin: Fix for UWP build
- gstplugin: Better warnings on plugin load failure on Windows
- gst-ptp-helper: Do not disable multicast loopback
- concat: fix qos event handling
- pluginfeature: Fix object leak
- baseparse: fix invalid avg_bitrate after reset
- multiqueue: Fix query unref race on flush
- gst: Initialize optional event/message fields when parsing
- bitwriter: Fix the trailing bits lost when getting its data.
- multiqueue: never consider a queue that is not waiting
- input-selector: Use proper segments when cleaning cached buffers
- tagdemux: Fix crash when presented with malformed files (security
- videoencoder: make sure the buffer is writable before modifying
- video-converter: Fix for broken gamma remap with high bitdepth YUV
- sdpmessage: fix mapping single char fmtp params
- oggdemux: fix a race in push mode when performing the duration seek
- uridecodebin: Fix critical warnings
- audio-converter: Fix resampling when there’s nothing to output
- tcp: fix build on Solaris
- uridecodebin3: Nullify current item after all play items are freed.
- audio-resampler: Fix segfault when we can’t output any frames
- urisourcebin: Handle sources with dynamic pads and pads already
- playbin2/3: autoplug/caps: don’t expand caps to ANY
- uridecodebin3/urisourcebin: Reusability fixes
- rtspconnection: Only reset timeout when socket is unused
- gstvideoaggregator.c: fix build with gcc 4.8
- rtspsrc: Fix critical while serializing timeout element message
- multifilesrc: fix caps leak
- shout2: Add compatibility for libshout >= 2.4.2 shout_open return
- v4l2: Update fmt if padded height is greater than fmt height
- v4l2bufferpool: set video alignment of video meta
- qtmux: fix deadlock in gst_qt_mux_prepare_moov_recovery
- matroska: Add support for muxing/demuxing ffv1
- qtdemux: Try to build AAC codec-data whenever it’s possible
- interlace: Fix a double-unref on shutdown
- webrtcbin: Chain up to parent constructed method
- webrtc: fix log error message in function
- mxfdemux: don’t error out if VANC track only contains packets we
don’t handle
- av1parser: Fix data type of film grain param
- assrender: Support RFC8081 mime types
- pitch: Specify layout as required for negotiation
- magicleap: update lumin_rt libraries names to the latest official
- codecs: h265decoder: Fix per-slice leak
- mpeg4videoparse: fix criticals trying to insert configs that don’t
exist yet
- webrtcbin: Always set SINK/SRC flags
- mpegtspacketizer: memcmp potentially seen_before data
- zxing: update to support version 1.1.1
- No changes
- avcodecmap: Add support for GBRA_10LE/BE
- rtsp-stream: fix get_rates raciness
- rtsp-media: Only unprepare a media if it was not already unpreparing
- rtsp-media: Unprepare suspended medias too
- rtsp-client: make sure sessmedia will not get freed while used
- rtsp-media: Also mark receive-only (RECORD) medias as prepared when
- rtsp-session: Don’t unref medias twice if it is removed inside…
- examples: Fix leak in appsrc2 example
- libs: video-format: Check if formats map is not NULL
- vaapidecode: Autogenerate caps template
- vaapipostproc: copy over metadata also when using system allocated
- Avoid treating float as int (fix for Python 3.10)
- meson: Remove duplicate definition of ‘examples’ option
Our next major feature release will be 1.20, and 1.19 will be the
unstable development version leading up to the stable 1.20 release. The
development of 1.19/1.20 will happen in the git master branch.
- No changes
- No changes
- env: Fix deprecations from python 3.10
- Various fixes for macOS
- update FFmpeg wrap to 4.3.3
Cerbero build tool and packaging changes in 1.18.6
- Some fixes for Fedora 34
- cerbero: Backport fix for removed loop param of PriorityQueue()
- cerbero: Fix support for Fedora 35
- Add support for Visual Studio 2022
- openssl.recipe: Fix crash on iOS TestFlight
- UnixBootstrapper: remove sudo as root user
- bzip2.recipe: bump version to 1.0.8
- openssl.recipe: upgrade to version 1.1.1l
Contributors to 1.18.6
Antonio Ospite, Célestin Marot, Dave Piché, Erlend Eriksen, Fabrice
Fontaine, Guillaume Desmottes, Haihua Hu, He Junyan, Jakub Adam, Jan
Alexander Steffens (heftig), Jan Schmidt, Jeremy Cline, Jordan Petridis,
Mathieu Duponchelle, Matthew Waters, Mengkejiergeli Ba, Michael Gruner,
Nirbheek Chauhan, Ognyan Tonchev, Pascal Hache, Rafał Dzięgiel,
Sebastian Dröge, Seungha Yang, Stéphane Cerveau, Teng En Ung,Thibault
Saunier, Thomas Klausner, Tim-Philipp Müller, Tobias Reineke, Tobias
Ronge, Tomasz Andrzejak, Trung Do, Víctor Manuel Jáquez Leal, Vivia
… and many others who have contributed bug reports, translations, sent
suggestions or helped testing. Thank you all!
List of merge requests and issues fixed in 1.18.6
- List of Merge Requests applied in 1.18.6
- List of Issues fixed in 1.18.6
Schedule for 1.20
The plan for the 1.20 development cycle is yet to be confirmed, but it
is now expected that feature freeze will take place some time in
September/October 2021, with the first 1.20 stable release hopefully
towards the end of October 2021.
Our next major feature release will be 1.20, and will be released in
early February 2022. You can track its progress on the 1.20 Release
Notes page.
1.20 will be backwards-compatible to the stable 1.18, 1.16, 1.14, 1.12,
1.10, 1.8, 1.6, 1.4, 1.2 and 1.0 release series.
This is GStreamer gst-plugins-ugly 1.18.5.
This is GStreamer gst-plugins-ugly 1.18.6.
The GStreamer team is thrilled to announce a new major feature release
of your favourite cross-platform multimedia framework!
......@@ -82,7 +82,7 @@ for more details.
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There is also a #gstreamer IRC channel on the Freenode IRC network.
There is also a #gstreamer IRC channel on the OFTC IRC network.
==== Developers ====
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