ANNOUNCE: parole 0.5.2 released

Sean Davis smd.seandavis at
Thu Jul 25 14:06:15 CEST 2013

parole 0.5.2 is now available for download from

What is parole?

Parole is a modern simple media player based on the GStreamer framework
and written to fit well in the Xfce desktop.


Release notes for 0.5.2
Bugfix release 0.5.2
* Revert "Fix MKV subtitles being shown when automatically show
subtitles is disabled (bug 9880)"
* Fix freezing on load of some subtitles (bugs #9194, #10073)
* Fix crash on startup when "Remember playlist" option enabled (bug
* Fix muting after playing media (bugs #10059, #10123)
* Fix failure to load filenames with space after colon (bug #10236)
* Fix gstreamer version check (bug #10155)

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