MKVToolNix v6.8.0 released
Monday 3 March 2014 @ 6:30 pm

Hey,

I’ve released MKVToolNix 6.8.0. There were tons of bug fixes for the Windows builds, especially for the 64bit builds.

The one new feature that is present is support for h.265/HEVC video: but only for reading it from elementary streams or from other Matroska files. My initial plan was to have reading it from MPEG transport streams work as well, but alas, free time is in short supply, and this release is a week overdue already.

The HEVC support has been implemented by Rovi Corp (DivX). I’ve merged their changes, updated them to the current code base and cleaned them up somewhat. Their work is much appreciated.

For package maintainers nothing has changed compared to 6.7.0.

You can download the source code or one of the binaries.

Here’s the full ChangeLog since release 6.7.0:

Have fun.

mosu

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