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Nicecast 1. Please note that Nicecast 1. Please see this page for more details. Track titles have been updated to work with djay Pro 2, so all versions of djay should now work. Downcast is also supported. Nicecast has full compatibility with MacOS Other small updates and final tweaks have been made.
Instant On has been updated to version 8. The audio capture backend has been updated to be more robust, and this new style capture is now used by default when Instant On is installed. Users shouldn't notice any changes.
Nicecast now has preliminary compatibility with MacOS We still recommend users stick with a fully supported version of MacOS for now. Nicecast now requires MacOS If you're still on Visual and reliability improvements have been made to our Extras installer window. Nicecast now uses our new manual style, and the docs have been overhauled. Due to changes made by Apple, capturing audio from iTunes now requires Instant On.
Nicecast has been updated to handle this as needed. Minor Enhancement: Track title capture has been improved for both MegaSeg and djay Pro. Additional minor fixes and improvements have been made.
Critical Bug Fix: We've fixed a crash which occurred when the built-in server was stopped then re-started. The Instant On component has been updated to version 8.
Nicecast will now grab track titles from Hermes, Swinsian, and Radiant Player. An issue where Nicecast might fail to detect MegaSeg as the track title source when Nicecast was set to pull from an audio device has been corrected. Live has sadly closed their virtual doors. As such, the Live Server Type option has been removed in the Server window. Nicecast now prevents App Nap, for better audio broadcasting.
As well, a bug where older updates could be incorrectly left behind has been corrected. A few other minor changes have been made. When using Line Input sources, Nicecast will now always prefer the NowPlaying file for track titles, if it exists. A bug where track titles could fail to send to icecast 2 servers, due to special characters in the password, has been corrected. Many other small bugs have been fixed, and internal improvements to the audio processing pipeline have been made.
Nicecast now requires Mac OS X That bug has been corrected. Track title capture from the latest versions of Megaseg has been restored. An issue where icecast servers occasionally did not receive track titles has been rectified.
Latency in Nicecast's audio pipeline has been reduced. The Instant On extra has been updated to version 8. An extremely rare issue where audio from iTunes could be lost when toggling videos between full-screen and windowed mode has been fixed.
It was weird, and hard to track down, but it's gone now! We've made improvements to limit latency of processed audio during long audio device capture sessions, and also to prevent static and skips.
Track titles from the Mac App Store version of Algoriddim's djay are once again correctly captured. Track titles from other applications again correctly display their name in the Titles drawer. An emergency update, necessitated by immediate changes Apple has made to their Gatekeeper system, restores compatibility on Mac OS X The ability to capture Text to Speech audio has been restored, after being briefly broken by recent changes.
The Source popup has been improved to better filter background processes. Many other small bugs have been fixed.
The Instant On component has been updated to version 8, with support for Yosemite. This update provides several improvements and bug fixes. Nicecast now uses Icecast 2. An issue where the server port could incorrectly increment has been corrected. UFT8 is now assigned as the Track Title character set when sending to icecast2 servers. Code-signing is now checked during software update. We've improved the selection of hidden apps, when holding down the option key while clicking the Source selector.
The Application Source selector has been improved to better show which apps can be captured. Capturing audio from applications which are pulling from audio devices should now have much lower latency.
An issue where Safari audio capture could fail on non-English systems has been fixed. Track titles are no longer erroneously sent when the broadcast if Off Air. That was dumb. That was also dumb. A potential crash-at-quit bug has been fixed. But really, if there's one time you might not mind an app crashing, it's when you're quitting it. Errors that previously could appear when capturing from Megaseg no longer appear.
That's nice. A crash that could occur when transmitting to Shoutcast with the Nicecast debug logging on has been fixed. The license window now correctly shows long license keys. We disabled erroneous editing in the mailing list window. Sorry, sorry, got a bit carried away there. Several other small bugs and crashes have been fixed. The audio capture engine has been completely overhauled.
Audio capture from some sources may behave differently than it did previously. Please adjusted the revised "Advanced" settings as needed, and contact us with feedback. The Instant On component has been updated to version 7. This update provides improvements to System Audio capture and audio capture from Safari. The app now has a hidden "Check for News" option, accessible by pressing option while in the Fission menu.
Sometimes, track titles weren't properly sent to Shoutcast servers, based on the administrator password for that server! We've fixed that crazy bug. An issue where track durations pulled from iTunes might be incorrect, affecting Live users, has also been fixed. The preference for installing updates automatically is now on by default. The user is shown this the first time, however, and has a chance to turn it off.
The Instant On component has been updated to version 6. Nicecast now uses icecast version 2. Connection times to the Nicecast built-in server will be much faster thanks to Burst-On-Connect, now enabled by default. Nicecast now grabs track titles from G-Ear, and improvements have been made to track title grabbing from Radiologik and iTunes. Many small fixes have been made to improve audio capture from various applications.
Several other small bug fixes have been made. A bug where 4FX plugin instances would not correctly show in the Effects area has been corrected. Audio capture from iSight cameras has been restored. Software updates have been improved, with automatic downloads and install on quit, based on a newer version of Sparkle. The update comes in addition to Instant On 6. The Factory Reset functionality has been corrected to work properly on Mountain Lion.
To avoid triggering a scary warning on Mac OS X This update also includes preliminary support for Mac OS X On Mac OS X Nicecast now includes the in-window Trial Mode badge. Nicecast now has a one-time sign-up for the Rogue Amoeba mailing list. A regression with iTunes and the VoiceOver effect has been corrected.