New release Tizonia v0.10.0

Oct 21, 2017 • juanrubio

Tizonia version 0.10.0 codenamed “Cuevas del Almanzora” is out!.

A total of 188 commits have gone into this release (354 files changed, 11755 insertions(+), 1664 deletions(-)).

The focus was:

  • general bug-fixing, including some Coverity Scan issues,
  • better support for Raspberry Pi and Arch Linux,
  • and preparation work for the upcoming Chromecast support.

What follows is a summary of the most revelant fixes and improvements in this release (see CHANGELOG.md for full details).

  • distribution: raspbian stretch #370
  • pcm_renderer_alsa: OMX_ErrorInsufficientResources on Raspberry Pi (one-channel playback through FiiO USB DAC) #378
  • player: OMX_ErrorInsufficientResources while pausing on Raspberry PI (using alsa renderer) #374
  • “Illegal instrunction” on “2017-07-05-raspbian-jessie-lite.img” #372
  • player: the terminal is occasionally left in an inconsistent state when the application fails #369
  • tizonia: pulsearprc.c:592: init_pulseaudio_stream: Assertion `ap_prc->p_pa_context_’ failed. Aborted (core dumped) #301
  • arch pl0x #335
  • Build failure on Arch Linux #376
  • Current AUR build is broken on at least two levels #375
  • Various warnings while building with gcc 7.1.1 (Manjaro Linux) #367
  • The PKGBUILD installs config files to /usr/etc instead of /etc #366
  • PKGBUILD: Fix style inconsistencies #365 (sylveon)

Fixes in Google Play Music, Dirble, and YouTube streaming.

  • player: dirble graph’s default sampling rate should be 44100 instead of 48000 #382
  • dirble: update country search to accept country names in addition to country ISO 3166 codes #381
  • youtube: add APIs to query the playback queue progress (e.g. currently playing stream 5 or 17) #380
  • youtube: URLs are permanently deleted from the playback queue in the presence of temporary communication errors #379
  • ‘tizonia –youtube-audio-mix-search’ fails with ‘TypeError: sequence item 9: expected string or Unicode, dict found’ #377

Credits

Many thanks to the following contributors for their pull requests in this release:

And also thanks to those who have provided feedback via the project’s bug tracker on GitHub.