mkv2vob 2.4.3 Beta 3
V2.4.3 Beta 3 03/Feb/2009
Added support for SSA subtitles.
Added ability to browse network folders.
Fixed (again) "Error extracting from mkv" in AVCHD mode if subtitles is a srt.
Fixed runtime error in AVCHD mode if subtitles contain bad time codes.
Fixed AC3 downconverting not actually lowering bitrate.
Fixed "transcoding required" error on most files when transcode is set to never.
Fixed error converting some DTS-ES tracks to AC3/PCM.
Fixed unable to choose a temp/dest directory in the root of an empty drive.
Fixed parse error on some files.
V2.4.3 Beta 2 30/Jan/2009
Fixed unicode bug in subtitle conversion.
Fixed "Error extracting from mkv" in AVCHD mode if subtitles is a srt.
Fixed wrong channel order in PCM conversion.
Modified loader.exe again to please norton (untested)
V2.4.3 Beta 1 29/Jan/2009
Added Drag and Drop support (both files and directories).
Added XviD transcodes are now XBOX 360 compatible with full 5.1 AC3 playback.
Added support for video with variable frame rate (it will be transcoded to CFR).
Added AVCHD 720p with height above 584 can now be converted without transcoding.
Added support for audio which is not 48Khz in AVCHD mode (eg. MP3).
Added "Use 448kbps AC3" will now downconvert 640kbps AC3.
Added detect if temp/dest folder is writable to avoid strange errors if its not.
Added detect and abort if temp folder is on a FAT32 formatted drive.
Added abort if "transcode: never" is selected and video would be unplayable.
Added display reason video is being transcoded. *
Added assume subtitles in mkv without a language flag is your preferred lanaguage.
Fixed subtitles incorrectly displayed on DBCS windows (eg. traditional chinese).
Fixed error transcoding or very large output on non-english windows.
Fixed muxing failed on MAC when used in vmware.
Fixed audio lanaguage preference not working with vorbis/mp3.
Fixed parse error with some H.264 mkv's which were not encoded with x264.
Fixed PCM conversions which are larger then 4GB not working.
Fixed tsmuxer crash/partial output in AVCHD when subtitles contains long line.
Fixed no subtitles visible in AVCHD when first subtitle starts at 00:00:00
Fixed "Skip Already Converted" not detecting AVCHD conversions.
Fixed mencoder crash at end of some files.
Fixed detect if tsmuxer crashes for any reason during AVCHD muxing.
* Transcoding reason display:
REF = Too many reference frames (Not Level 4.1)
VFR = Variable Frame Rate
SUB = Subtitles
RES = Bad AVCHD resolution
CFG = You set transcode to Always
This release has been made beta because alot of how it works internally has changed.
The main change is how it reads details from the mkv.
Specifically report if any mkv's result in parse error.
This beta release cannot be downloaded via auto update.
You need to download and install it from the link below.