U64 Streamer v1.25

U64 Streamer v1.25


v1.25 – 14-07-2021
~ Fixed: Double click on maximized window did not reset window to normal.
~ Fixed: FPS calculation was wrong, fixed it.
~ Fixed: Exception raised when window is minimised
~ Fixed: Various window position/size, save/restore issues
~ Fixed: some remote function crashed app when u64 is not reachable.
~ Fixed: Menu is not controllable with keys anymore to prevent accidentally stop of stream.
~ Update: .Net FrameWork 4.6.1 to 4.8
~ Update: Optimized scanline simulation, total new processing
+ Added: Context menu, to open several function from the output window
+ Added: Multi frame capture function, capture xx frames to PNG files. Can be used to capture interlaced images
+ Added: Multi Frame Capture viewer, can be opened from the context menu
+ Added: CRTL+R function to reload last opened file (via dialog or drag and drop)
+ Added: Ping stats to diag window
+ Added: Handling connection errors, added screens

v1.24 – 20-03-2021
~ Fixed: CTRL+C image capture key, was not working anymore
~ Fixed: F1..F8 key assignment/remap
~ Fixed: NTSC scaling optimalisation
~ Fixed: Video frame processing optimalisation
+ Added: mouse actions on outputImage. left click=toggle menu, right click=settings
+ Added: U64 stream will be stopped when hitting “stop stream” button or closing app, if auto start/stop stream is enabled
+ Added: new image scale algorithms to make output quality better.
+ Added: screen resize / full screen function (PAL/NTSC), with realtime PAL/NTSC switching
+ Added: scan line simulation, use with default or scale algorithm, nearest neighbour can create unwanted artifacts (values:Disabled..20%)
+ Added: audio mute function
+ Added: audio volume slider
+ Added: menu position/visiblity optimalisation for different screen sizes/positions
+ Added: window size and position saving
+ Added: restore original size on double click on output window

v1.23 – 07-05-2020
~ Fixed: D64 & PRG should not be loadable if remote start is disabled
~ Fixed: D64 & PRG with capitals not working
+ Added: Import function to import Vice Palette File (VPL)
+ Added: Audio output device (DirectSound, Wasapi, waveOut) setting
On some systems changing output device can lower latency

v1.22 – 09-04-2020
~ Added FQDN support to start U64 stream, so IP & FQDN addresses are now both accepted
+ video & audio listen port added to settings
~ changed ip/fqdn tester timeout to 500ms
+ Added NTSC support
+ PAL/NTSC auto switcher
~ Changed (capture) image size field to zoom factor in the setting window
+ Added image capture diaglog, option to capture to file, clipboard or both
+ Added CTRL+C to do a quick capture to clipboard
~ Moved FPS / video mode text to statistics window. Changing title bar will prevent OBS form finding right window.
+ Added filedialog to open PRG or D64 with the stream tool
+ Drag and Drop PRG & D64 images, Drag and drop on video window to mount & run them.   To only do a mount of a D64 file, drag and drop while holding CTRL pressed
+ Added U64 Reset command
+ Basic keyboard input. The input will be put into the u64 keyboard buffer, not into the matrix buffer.
So it will work with basic and kernal based prg’s, so it doesn’t work everywhere.
+ Custom colour palette can be defined in the settings window, for the purists.
+ Import and export function to save and share your purist palettes 🙂

v1.21 – 21-07-2019
~ changed some gui elements
~ optimized video buffer code
~ audio sample rate change from 47983 to 48000, to solve some sync issues

v1.2 – 21-07-2019

+ Added audio capture

v1.1a – 07-07-2019
~ Fixed settings window issue’s

~ check on valid IP address, and issue with remote start checks

~ GUI changes

+ Added visuals to start stream and video recorder button
~ fixed window position for about and settings window
+ added button icons

+ Stream statistics
~ Optimized code

v1.1 – 02-07-2019
+ first official release
~ Various fixes, bug reports i received from users

~ Video capture: release of file handle
~ focus / minimize window / restore window problems
~ optimized stream start/stop functions

– Embeded menu: removed
+ Floating menu, so menu is always visible but not in video output window.
~ video capture window background set to black, there was a small grey line visible (not nice in OBS).
+ option to start U64 streams remotely


v1.0c Beta – 28-06-2019
+ Audio support
+ OBS compatible
+ Menu hide function
+ stream with OBS without menu
+ Framebuffer setting
+ optimize video and audio sync to slow down video frames, default buffer value=8
+ Screen resize support
~ Various small fixes and code optimization
! Video capturing is still without audio support, will be changed in the near future.

v1.0a Beta – 13-06-2019
– initial version
+ Video stream receiver
+ Image capturing
+ Video capturing

+ New
– Removed
~ Changed
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Size: 609KB
Version: 1.25
Published: 14 July 2021