LiVESは、シンプルですがパワフルなデジタル・ビデオ・アーティストやVJ向けのビデオ・エフェクト、編集、変換及びプレイバック・システムです。これは、Linux、BSD、Mac OS X/Darwin、IRIX及びopenMosix上で動作します。正確なフレームとサンプルで、ビデオのほとんどすべてのタイプを扱うことができます。そして、プラグインと付属されるプラグイン作成ツールにより拡張できます。また、OCSを利用してリモートで制御することができます。
An important bug with audio shifting when leaving/re-entering multi-track mode was fixed. Support was added for spacial multi-threading in effects plugins. The Antialias option in Preferences was fixed, as were buttons in Frame Calculator. A new oggstream playback plugin was added, along with new real-time effects: RGB_delay, YUV_delay, and mask_overlay. Translations to Brazilian Portuguese, German, Italian and Ukrainian were updated.
Missing plugins omitted from the last release have been restored. Device listing for the vloopback output plugin has been fixed. The new omc commands /lives/constant/value/get, /video/loop/set, /video/loop/get, /video/pingpong/set, /and video/pingpong/get were added. libweed has been updated to 0.5.0. Translations to Simplified Chinese and Hungarian were updated.
New encoder formats were added - H.264/AAC/MP4 super high quality and DivX Plus HD. X264/Blu-Ray was updated, as were the ffmpeg and transcode encoders. Auto-transition in multitrack, unicap device support, drag and drop of media files to the GUI, and audio caching for the JACK audio player were added. Possible crashes when loading the default keymap, when recording parameters were set from a parameter window, and after a failed encoding were fixed. New OSC commands were added. A -fxmodesmax startup option was added, and -debug was fixed. Support for the FREIOR_PATH environment variable was added. There were various minor fixes and updates.