Avidemux, one of the open-source non-linear video editing applications, ended 2011 on a high note with the release of Avidemux 2.5.6.
Among the highlights for Avidemux 2.5.6 is restoring AC3 and MP2 encoding support, handling of the latest x264 core code, better compatibility with some FLV Flash files, updated FFmpeg against version 0.9, drag-and-drop improvements, and various Windows and Mac OS X specific work.
More details on this latest Avidemux release can be found on the Berlios project page.
Small changelog, as usual for 2.5 most work done by gruntster :
*Restored AC3 and MP2 encoding (regression introduced 2.5.5)
*Added support for latest x264 core
*Better compatibility with some FLV files
*Updated the FFmpeg libraries (version 0.9)
*Drag-and-drop no longer blocks source application for Qt interface
*Resolved Windows XP 32-bit stability issues (regression introduced 2.5.5)
*Windows 7 taskbar now displays encoding progress
*Improved crash reporting on Windows especially Win64
*Compilation fixes for OS X Snow Leopard and Lion (thanks to nibbles)
*Various minor fixes and enhancements