Showtime is a media player for use on HTPC media centers. It is primarily intended to be controlled via keypad input such as a IR or bluetooth remote control, keyboards, etc but works also very well with a pointer device.
A quick overview of its features:
- Playback of video and audio
- Unified search
- View photos and images in slideshow mode
Available on Linux, OS/X and PS3
Official Showtime Changelog Since V4.2 (Stable)
GLW: Rework video display pipeline
This makes it possible to switch resolution of video on-the-fly,
will be needed when doing seamless HLS bitrate switching.
Also happens to fix bug # 603
Improve A/V Syncing.
In particular make sure we reach A/V sync faster after seeking
ps3: Fix broken navigation
Most visible error was that up/down didn't work on home page
Fixes # 1669
Add support for reading splitted files transparently
For local file systems (such as internal HD, connected USB drives, etc)
Showtime can now automatically concat files named foo.001, foo.002, ...
into one file.
Some tools that can do these types of splits
FFSJ, HJ-Split, WinSplit, MasterSplitter...
Note that this is not the same thing as splitting a file with MKV tools
Fixes # 1193
Add multi language support to TheTVDB integration
Fixes # 1544
Fix recent regression causing vertical lines in images on PS3
Fixes # 1617
Add support for sorting on filename and date when browsing over UPNP
Make sure metadata scanner stops when we leave a directory
Also fix possible crashes related to those occations
Fixes # 1601
ps3: Remove "/dev_hdd0/tmp/turnoff" before shutting down system
Fixes # 1594
Showtime for mM -- Deank Quote
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