YouTube Works Again in SMPlayer 0.8.4

The latest version of SMPlayer can be downloaded from Softpedia

By on March 25th, 2013 13:29 GMT

SMPlayer, a complete media player for Linux that is based on MPlayer as the playback engine and that uses its own codecs, is now at version 0.8.4.

SMPlayer 0.8.4 may not be a major release, but the developers have brought back the YouTube functionality.

Highlights of SMPlayer 0.8.4:

• A new option has been added and users can now select the FPS for external subtitles;
• The video equalizer dialog has been rewritten;
• SMPlayer now checks for updates automatically and notifies the user if a new version is found;
• Support has been added for encoding ISO-8859-16 for subtitles;
• New translations, Thai and Hebrew, have been integrated;
• A few bugfixes were repaired in this version;
• YouTube is working again.

A complete list of changes and updates can be found in the official announcement.

Download SMPlayer 0.8.4
right now from Softpedia.