Yet another update by SubJunk.

A new version of UMS is now available, featuring many MEncoder improvements and a fix to prevent subtitle overlaps.


Universal Media Server (UMS) by 'SubJunk' is a multi-platform UPnP Media Server based on PS3 Media Server. Available on Windows, Linux and Mac OS X, both the PlayStation 3 and the XBOX 360 are supported by it.

The new v2.2.4 release prevents subtitle overlaps and features many MEncoder improvements!

Take a look at the full changelog:

- General:
Prevents internal and external subtitles from showing at the same time

- External Components:
Updated MPlayer/MEncoder to SB48, which:
Runs faster
Crashes less
Detects framerates more accurately
Fixed subtitle bug on certain CPUs
Improved audio/video sync
Fixed memory leaks
Improves AVI support
Fixed audio stuttering/repeating bug
Fixed alpha for ASS subtitles
Improves permissions handling on Windows
Removes incorrectly categorised fonts
Makes ASS/SSA subtitle rendering up to 3.5x faster
Improves AC-3 audio buffering
Fixes a bug which detected transport streams as finished when they weren't
Improved MPEG-PS encoding
You can get the new version (Windows, Linux and Mac OSX) on the official Google Code project page!.

NEWS SOURCE #1: Universal Media Server (via) Official Site
NEWS SOURCE #2: Universal Media Server v2.2.4 released (via) DashHacks

Our thanks to 'Gauss' for this news item!