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1 News since version 3.0:
2
3 - Drop support for emms-player-gstreamer.
4 - emms-player-mplayer: Remove code for loading movie subtitles
5 automatically by emms, since mplayer has an option
6 (`sub-fuzziness') controlling that.
7 - Support displaying lyrics in a dedicated buffer, to highlight playing lyric.
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9 News since version 2.1:
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11 - Saving bookmarks in individual tracks is now supported.
12 - Support deleting files from the cache.
13 - Add mms:// URL support for emms-player-mplayer.
14 - Implement pause, resume, and seek support for
15 emms-player-alsaplayer.
16 - A new player called emms-player-timidity has been implemented
17 which is capable of playing midi files.
18 - A new player called emms-player-fluidsynth is also capable of
19 playing midi files.
20 - A new player called emms-player-xine (in emms-player-xine.el) is
21 capable of using Xine to play tracks.
22 - Hitting "<" or ">" in emms-playlist-mode causes seeking backward
23 and forward, respectively.
24 - New file jack.el allows jackd to be started from within emacs, and
25 permits clients to be connected or disconnected.
26 - New file emms-tag-editor.el is capable of editing track
27 information in songs.
28 - New file emms-mark.el allows tracks in a playlist to be marked and
29 operated on, much like dired mode.
30 - New file emms-lastfm.el implements submitting track information to
31 Last.fm and playing Last.fm radio streams. Support for playing
32 these streams has been added to emms-streams.el.
33 - New file emms-i18n.el adds support for handling coding systems
34 properly in process input/output. This is currently only used by
35 emms-info-mp3info.el.
36 - New file emms-history.el causes playlists to be saved
37 automatically when exiting Emacs.
38 - emms-player-mpd:
39 - Using the emms-browser to insert and play tracks now works
40 properly with emms-player-mpd.
41 - Display the correct error message if an error occurs while
42 trying to play a stream.
43 - Handle any encoding errors that occur during playback.
44 - Integrate with emms-lastfm.el in `emms-player-mpd-show', if
45 emms-lastfm is loaded and active.
46 - emms-playing-time supports different display styles now.
47 - emms-lyrics: Now support lyrics auto-scrolling.
48 - emms-player-mplayer: Capable of loading movie subtitles
49 automatically now.
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51 News since version 2.0:
52
53 - A new player that uses mpg321's remote mode is now available
54 (emms-player-mpg321-remote)--this allows seeking and copes with
55 errors in files.
56 - A metadata browser has been added in emms-browser.el.
57 - Recording of the time a track was last played is now supported.
58 - emms-play-* and emms-add-* functions now toggle their play/add
59 behavior when a prefix argument is supplied.
60 - EMMS now caches tracks, which speeds up loading of large
61 collections with info tags considerably.
62 - EMMS now knows how to change the volume (emms-volume.el).
63 - When playing a playlist from emms-playlist-mode, EMMS now
64 optionally opens a new buffer for this playlist.
65
66 User-visible bug fixes:
67
68 - The emms-playlist-mode is now much faster.
69 - MP3s with errors are now playable when using the remote player.