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Download Ekiga 4.0.1

Ekiga

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What's new in this version:

User-visible fixes:
- Fix crash when quitting ekiga while receiving presence information
- Fix crash when quitting ekiga right after starting it (before STUN ending)
- Fix crash when disabling an account while icons in roster are changing
- Fix crash when receiving call a second time
- Fix crash in XML parsing in case of malicious code
- Fix increasing CPU usage afer hours of usage caused by endless OPTIONS
- Several fixes for H.323:
- fix H.323 parsing
- add the username in authentication
- fix unregistering the gatekeeper
- fix registration
- assign gk_name only if success
- do not propose adding an H.323 account if the protocol is not built-in
- Fix registration for registrars accepting the last Contact item offered
- Allow to change the REGISTER compatibility mode of an existing registration
- Fix impossibility to hangup active call after a missed call
- Fix busy or call forwarding on busy occuring when connection is released
- Fix subscribing/unsubscribing when enabling and disabling SIP accounts
- Do not show is-typing messages sent by other programs during chatting
- Stop ongoing registration when remove account
- Use meaningful names for ALSA sub-devices
- Allow to enter contact addresses without host part, and choose the host later
- Increase number of characters shown in device names
- Use a better icon for call history in addressbook
- Show the address instead of "telephoneNumber" in addressbook
- Deactivate NullAudio ptlib's device for audio input too
- Do not send OPTIONS messages once the account is disabled
- Hide the main window immediately on exit
- Handle xa status as away
- Fix debugging message when registering
- Fix race condition leading to duplicate entry in call history
- Fix incoming call if two INVITE's in a fork arrive very close together
- Use correct username in OPTIONS messages
- Allow to have message waiting indication even if asterisk's vmexten is off
- Send OPTION only on the right interface
- Fix buttons direction in dialpad for RTL languages
- Fix aborting RTP receiver with Polycom HDX8000
- Fix possible incorrect jitter calculation for RTCP
- Only kill REGISTER/SUBSCRIBE forks if a "try again" response is received
- Various other fixes

Distributor-visible changes:
- Windows port fixes
- Fix freeze on quit
- Allow to dynamically switch between main and extended streams in H.239
- Enable iLBC audio codec, as it is free now
- Disable obsolete VideoForWindows ptlib plugin
- Add emoticons icons used for chat
- Remove unuseful messages when starting ekiga the first time

Build fixes:
- Fix building opal when java SDK installed and swig is not
- Some code cleanup

Translation updates:
- Update translations: fr, ml, pt_BR
- Update help translations: pt_BR

Some major user-visible changes between ekiga 3.2.7 and 4.0.0, details are below:
- Major overhaul of the main window
- Use gnome icons instead of ekiga's own
- Re-add back H264 and H263+ video plugins
- New pulse audio plugin (in ptlib)
- New audio codecs: SILK (used by skype), G.722.1 (aka Siren 7), G.722.2 (aka GSM-AMR Wide band)
- Fix H.323 gatekeeper support
- Call auto-answer
- Support for handling multiple video streams (H.239)
- Use spinner effect during ringing on the other party
- Unregister accounts when quitting
- Set presence to offline upon quitting
- Faster startup by not getting canonical name of servers
- Fixes for Contact field during registration:
- Use two additional compatibility mode for some bogus registrars
- Fix order of items in Contact field
- Add tooltips to various windows and dialog boxes
- Adjust defaults (show offline users, use picture-in-picture)
- Jabber/XMPP and GStreamer fixes
- [windows] Support mingw-w64 and its own headers for building


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