16.09 Release Notes

GUI/CLI/Server/Online

New policy format to allow complex policies
Update example policies and displays
New policy editor to build complex policies
Policy rules can use MediaTrace
Handling of FFV1 16-bit bitdepth (YUV and RGB)
Support of Matroska FieldOrder, MatrixCoefficients, BitsPerChannel, Range, TransferCharacteristics, Primaries new elements
Stream count policy test (in General section)

CLI

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Online

Guest mode, no need to register to use MediaConchOnline

Server

New API version to handle new policy format

Migrate old policies (GUI and Server)

If you already have policies created before MediaConch 16.09 release and want them back, follow this procedure.
First, go to your local folder:

On Windows: go to %APPDATA% (most of the time, it will be C:\Users$USER\AppData\Roaming).

On Mac OS: go to your $HOME/Library/Application Support/ directory (most of the time, $HOME will be /Users/$USER).

On Linux: go to your $HOME/.local/share/ directory (most of the time, $HOME will be /home/$USER).

Then, go to MediaConch/policies (or MediaConch\policies on Windows) directory, create if not existing a directory named “-1” and move the XSL files to this directory.

Launch the GUI or Server and policies will be loaded.

Contact us if you created complex policies and would like us to move them to the new format