Software Changelog

Release 20200521:

  • Windows:
    • Windows BDA: Workaround for NextPVR not working due to PID filter support.
    • Windows WMP: Fix A/V sync problem when the audio frame duration is longer than the timestamp step size.
    • Update firmware to 20200521.
  • Mac:
    • DVB subtitle support.
    • Fix A/V sync problem when the audio frame duration is longer than the timestamp step size.
    • Fix problem with audio glitching when using Bluetooth audio on macOS 10.15.
    • Fix problem where HEVC video could fail to play.
    • Update firmware to 20200521.
  • RECORD:
    • Recorded_files defaults to returning the root / top-level-recorded list.
    • Fixup older image URLs.
  • libhdhomerun:
    • Minimum signal strength for scan changed to 35%.

    Release 20200225:

    • Windows:
      • Windows 7/8/8.1: Support MPEG2/AC3 content without DirectShow codecs or VLC installed.
      • Windows 7/8/8.1: Support audio codec changing mid-stream.
      • Windows 7/8/8.1: Reduce CPU load playing video content.
      • Windows 7/8/8.1: Fix resource leak..
      • Windows Media Player: Support MPEG2/AC3 content without DirectShow codecs or VLC installed.
      • Windows Media Player: Support audio codec changing mid-stream.
      • Windows Media Player: Fix resource leak..
      • Update firmware to 20200225.
    • Mac:
      • Fix problem where video would stall if the channel was changed while paused.
      • Fix problem where video could stall in rare circumstances when fast forwarding or changing channel.
      • Update firmware to 20200225.
    • RECORD:
      • Support playback of recordings on Roku clients.
      • Report total disk space in discover.json.
      • Automatically remove log files older than 10 days.
      • Windows: 64-bit record service.
      • FreeNAS/FreeBSD: Fix problem finding HDHomeRun tuners.

    Release 20190621:

    • Windows:
      • Support new SCRIBE and SERVIO models.
      • Latest HDHomeRun RECORD service for Windows – see RECORD below.
      • Update firmware to 20190621.
    • Mac:
      • Support Verizon Fios 4k HEVC channels.
      • Support operation with multiple IP addresses on the same network interface.
      • Latest HDHomeRun RECORD service for Mac – see RECORD below.
      • Update firmware to 20190621.
    • RECORD:
      • Support running multiple record engines acting together as a pool.
      • Support operation with multiple IP addresses on the same network interface.
      • Support operation with multiple isolated AutoIP networks.
      • Support user configurable limits to the number of concurrent recordings/viewings.
      • Support configuring max concurrent recordings to 0 to disable recording on a specific record engine.
      • Detect SDCardFSfilesystem on Android.
      • StorageID in announcements changed to upper-case.
      • Robust validation of RecordPath.
      • Improvements to GUID handling.
      • Fix problem where changes in available channels may not have been detected.
      • Fix problem detecting show boundaries when buffering live TV.
      • Fix handling of HTTP requests that immediately disconnect without waiting for a response.
      • Enforce use of HTTP-POST for operations that change configuration.
      • Drop unused DisplayGroupID/DisplayGroupName fields.

    Release 20190417:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Add support for HDHomeRun SERVIO products (future product).
      • Latest HDHomeRun RECORD service for Windows – see RECORD below.
      • Update firmware to 20190417.
    • Mac:
      • Fix audio pitch issue.
      • Fix audio issues experienced on some channels in France.
      • Fix problem where seek could sometimes result in video stalling and/or playback stopping.
      • Detect and handle stereo content broadcast as 6 channel audio.
      • Improve playback smoothness.
      • Update firmware to 20190417.
    • RECORD:
      • Fix problem where a request to live-buffer a protected channel was not rejected.
      • Support live TV buffering without internet authorization.
      • WDC MyCloud: Support latest MyCloud OS update from WDC.

    Release 20180921:

    • Windows:
      • Fix problem installing Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable on some systems.

    Release 20180817:

    • Windows:
      • Support additional audio/video formats in Windows 7/8 app.
      • Add option to check for beta releases.
      • Update firmware to 20180817.
    • Mac:
      • Fix issue where some h.264 channels could show corruption near the bottom of the screen.
      • Fix problem where some channels would flicker between video and a black screen.
      • Fix problem playing audio-only channels.
      • Ensure system default audio device is used for audio.
      • Add pause/FF/RW support to live TV.
      • Update firmware to 20180817.
    • RECORD:
      • Fix problem where live TV could report end-of-stream when crossing to a new time-slot.
      • Support starting without an internet connection.
      • Mac: Sign record engine to ensure correct operation with security software expecting signed software.

    Release 20180327:

    • Windows:
      • Update firmware to 20180327.
    • Mac:
      • Update firmware to 20180327.

    Release 20171221:

    • Windows:
      • Install the latest Windows 10 app if sideloading in Windows is enabled.
      • Install INF file for DUO/QUATRO models.
      • NAS Install: detect WDC MyCloud drives with app support and auto-install the HDHomeRun DVR app.
    • Mac:
      • New HDHomeRun app for Mac (requires OS X 10.11 or newer).
    • Record engine:
      • Fix problem recording two sporting events of the same series at the same time.
      • Fix crash triggered by some clients in live TV mode.
      • Look for conf file in RecordPath if specified on the command line.

    Release 20170930:

    • Windows:
      • NAS Installer: fix problem configuring the record service to auto-start on a MyCloud single drive NAS.
      • Record service: Faster start when system is rebooted.
      • Record service: Improve handling of USB attached hard drives.
      • Record service: Detect mounted network shares.
      • Update firmware to 20170930.
    • Mac:
      • Record service: Support USB attached hard drives.
      • Update firmware to 20170930.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add tw-bcast channel lineup to match hardware.

    Release 20170815:

    • Windows:
      • Improve HDHomeRun Setup handling of the record path configuration.
      • Update NAS Installer to support latest Synology firmware.
      • Fix problem where installation may fail on some systems with the latest Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable already installed.
      • Update firmware to 20170815.
    • Mac:
      • Prevent screensaver from interrupting video playback.
      • Add support for subtitles (USA).
      • Add support for secondary audio channels.
      • Improvements to video playback.
      • Improve default audio track selection.
      • Update firmware to 20170815.

    Release 20161119:

    • Windows:
      • Update HDTC-2US firmware to 20161119.
    • Mac:
      • Update HDTC-2US firmware to 20161119.

    Release 20161117:

    • Windows:
      • Ensure required Redistributable 2015 Update 3 is installed..
      • Set DVR record engine service to Automatic (Delayed Start) to work with USB drives.
      • Update device firmware to 20161117.
    • Mac:
      • Improvements to live TV rate adaption.
      • Update device firmware to 20161117

    Release 20161107/20161107b:

    • Windows:
      • Windows Universal app for Windows 10, Windows 10 Phone, and XBox One.
      • Automatically install the Windows Universal app for Windows 10 if sideloading is enabled.
      • Beta release of HDHomeRun DVR for Windows.
      • Fix problem where installation could fail and roll back on Windows 10.
      • Fix detection of VC2015 redist on systems with a newer version installed.
      • Update device firmware to 20161107/20161107b.
    • Mac:
      • Major update to HDHomeRun app for OSX.
      • Beta release of HDHomeRun DVR for OSX.
      • Update device firmware to 20161107/20161107b.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Upgrade hdhomerun_sock API.
      • New cond API for thread signaling.
      • Windows: New defines for dllexport/dllimport.
      • Windows: Improvements to socket performance.
      • OSX: Fix sigpipe problem.
      • OSX: Improvements to timer handling.

    Release 20150826:

    • Windows:
      • Update device firmware to 20150826.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20150826.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Expand discovery API to return DeviceAuth and BaseURL.

    Release 20150615:

    • Windows:
      • Update device firmware to 20150615.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20150615.

    Release 20150604:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Reduce CPU load deinterlacing video.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fix possible crash in HDHomeRun Setup.
      • Update device firmware to 20150604.
    • Mac:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Reduce CPU load deinterlacing video.
      • Update device firmware to 20150604.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add API to return the model number of a HDHomeRun.
      • Report original network ID in scan results.

    Release 20150406:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Avoid problems caused by third-party browser plugins.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Fix black/red/blue video problem seen on some systems.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Fix SSL crash problem seen on some systems.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Improve deinterlace quality when VLC is installed.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Improve OpenGL compatibility.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Remove requirement to enter postcode.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Remove old XBMC support.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Remove old support for remapping US ClearQAM channels on Vista Media Center.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Auto-detect preview application.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Improvements to UI.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Fix crash.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Support configuring the IP address and boot script of TECH models.
    • Mac:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Support VLC 2.2.0 if installed.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Improve deinterlace quality when VLC is installed.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Support configuring the IP address and boot script of TECH models.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Remove unused lineup-location get/set functions.
      • Fix missing header needed for OS-X.

    Release 20141210:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Video rendering performance improvements.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Support reduced resolution rendering for low end tablets.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Support guide data for HDHR-US and HDHR3-US models.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Support scrolling the channel list using touch and/or mouse.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Automatically configure HDHomeRun VIEW guide data for HDHR-US/HDHR3-US models.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Improvements to user interface.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Fix default-selection of currently playing program.
      • HDHomeRun BDA/WMP: Fix problem where BDA/WMP could interrupt http stream.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Fix problem where libhdhomerun could interrupt http stream.

    Release 20141201:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Fix crash on systems without OpenGL support.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Support wider range of graphics cards.
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: Improvements to picture quality.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fix problem generating SageTV and XBMC configuration files.

    Release 20141124:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: New application for viewing live TV. Replaces QuickTV.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Simplify tuner signal-source selection.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Default-select currently playing program.
      • HDHomeRun WMP Plugin: Support auto-selecting a tuner when not specified.
      • HDHomeRun WMP Plugin: Fix problem reporting MPEG2 video size.
      • Update device firmware to 20141124.
    • Mac:
      • HDHomeRun VIEW: New application for viewing live TV.
      • Improvements to firmware upgrade process.
      • Update device firmware to 20141124.
    • Linux:
      • HDHomeRun Cofig GTK: Fix crash on launch when used with glib + paranoia checks.
      • HDHomeRun Cofig GTK: Fix automake problem.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • New API for adding all tuners of a device to a device-selector object.
      • Improvements to implementation of random_get32 and getcurrenttime APIs.
      • Fix DNS handling on Android.

    Release 20140604:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun BDA driver: DVB-C fixup feature for use with Windows Media Center and YouSee Cable.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Ensure non-transcode operation on HDTC models when “native” is selected.
      • Update device firmware to 20140604.
    • Mac:
      • Support OS-X 10.9.
      • Drop PPC support.
      • Support compiling under jhbuild.
      • Update device firmware to 20140604.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Allow more time for firmware upgrade before reporting timeout.
      • Add Mac 64-bit support, drop PPC support.
      • Add Japanese channel map.

    Release 20140121:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Faster channel scan on HDHR3-CC and HDHR3-4DC models.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fixes and improvements for HDHR3-4DC 4-tuner DVB-C model.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fix rare problem where it may not be possible to set the source type.
      • HDHomeRun Service: Improvements to handling of resume and IP change.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV: Fix problem where channel list was not available after a channel could not be played.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Fix problem with program selection when device already has a selected program.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Improvements to webpage rendering.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Add support for transcode models.
      • Update device firmware to 20140121.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20140121.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • License changed to LGPL 2.1.
      • Improvements to socket handling on Mac/Linux.
      • Corrections to EU channel map.
      • Increase firmware upload chunk size.

    Release 20130328:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Installer: Fix problem causing installer to fail on Windows Server 2012.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fix crash when remap mode was selected for HDHR3-CC model hardware.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fix use of HDHR3-CC model in BDA Digital Cable mode with Vista Media Center.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Limit signal source selection to signal source types supported by the hardware.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Deprecate GB-PVR support.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Fix program list selection issue.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV: Display the channel name and number in the title and on the taskbar.
      • Update device firmware to 20130328.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20130328.
    • Linux:
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Fix installation to non-default directory.

    Release 20130117:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Detect subscribed channels when CableCARD is present.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Channelmap selection based on detected hardware – fixes incorrect error message in some countries.
      • HDHomeRun Service: Invoke ehprivjob automatically as needed for CableCARD operation.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV: Auto play last channel on launch.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Add device webpage access.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Report network target for tuner.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Support browsing devices while playing video.
      • Update device firmware to 20130117.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20130117.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Cleanup and protect sprintf and sscanf functions.
      • Ignore local interfaces that are not running when detecting local IP addresses.
      • Channelmap selection based on detected hardware.
      • Use time for random numbers if random number resource is not available.
      • Fix memory leak in channelscan handling.

    Release 20120405:

    • Windows:
      • Use same instance of VLC when used as the preview application.
      • Improvements to diagnostic logging.
      • Update device firmware to 20120405.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add channel map for cable TV in Korea.
      • Improvements to TCP socket handling.

    Release 20120128:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Add support for Easy HDTV DVR and NextPVR.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Support unnamed channels from CableCARD.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Generate SageTV SCN files when HDHomeRun Prime is used without a CableCARD.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Configure VLC to auto deinterlace rather than always deinterlace when VLC is selected as the viewing application.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Configure VLC to auto deinterlace rather than always deinterlace when VLC is selected as the viewing application.
      • HDHomeRun Service: Fix crash/deadlock causing errors.
      • HDHomeRun Installer: hdhomerun.inf update to match new PnP-X tags.
      • HDHomeRun Installer: Fix issue where registry entry was not updated when changing install location on x64 systems.
      • Update device firmware to 20120128.
    • Mac:
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Configure VLC to auto deinterlace rather than always deinterlace.
      • Update device firmware to 20120128.

    Release 20111025:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Test for UPnP multicast network problems automatically when detecting HDHomeRun devices.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Allow duplicate CableCARD channel names.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Auto-fix WMC channel limit on cable systems using 4-digit channel numbers.
      • HDHomeRun BDA driver: Fix minor resource leak.
      • HDHomeRun WMP plugin: Improve subscription and protection error messages.
      • HDHomeRun Installer: Add firewall rules for the domain firewall profile.
      • Update device firmware to 20111025.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20111025.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Move multicast join/leave handling to sock API.

    Release 20110925a:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Support CC models operating in ClearQAM mode.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: DVB-C channel scan improvements.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: GUI improvements.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV: Support CC models under XP/Vista.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV: Improvements to standalone installer.
      • HDHomeRun WMP Plugin: Support multiple multicast sessions to the same stream on the same host.
      • HDHomeRun Config (GUI): Report OOB information for CC models.
      • Update device firmware to 20110925a.
    • Mac:
      • Update device firmware to 20110925a.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add functions for reading OOB status.
      • Support multiple multicast sessions to the same stream on the same host.

    Release 20110830:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Avoid unregistering Prime tuners when saving configuration – fixes problem where WMC may stop playing / recording TV during the configuration saved process.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Ignore Hauppauge MOCUR tuners to avoid software/configuration conflicts.
      • CC models: Update firmware 20110830.
    • Mac:
      • CC models: Update firmware 20110830.

    Release 20110810:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Setup: GUI improvements relating to CableCARD support.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Faster firmware upgrade when multiple devices are detected.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Fix possible crash generating channel files when HDHomeRun is not accessible.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV/WMP: Present message when channel cannot be displayed due to CableCARD channel restrictions.
      • Installer: Fix double-backslash bug in firewall rules causing video to be blocked on some systems.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add vstatus API for use with CableCARD.

    Release 20110801:

    • Windows:
      • Fix install bug from 20110729 release where installation could fail on 32-bit systems.
    • Mac:
      • Fix bug from 20110729 release preventing HDHomeRun units from being discovered.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Fix bug from 20110729 release preventing HDHomeRun units from being discovered under Mac OS X.

    Release 20110729:

    • Windows:
      • HDHomeRun Prime support.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: Enable DVB-C NIT/SDT injection by default for WMC with Digital Cable.
      • HDHomeRun Setup: GUI improvements.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Improvements to TECH constellation plot display.
      • HDHomeRun Config GUI: Fix possible segfault.
      • HDHomeRun QuickTV: Add support for tuning by virtual channel for use with HDHomeRun Prime.
      • BDA driver: Add support for DVB-C NIT/SDT injection based on HDHomeRun Setup channel scan.
      • WMP plugin: Add support for tuning by virtual channel for use with HDHomeRun Prime.
      • Installer: Fix problem where the firewall rules did not apply when the active network profile changed.
      • Update to firmware 20110729.
    • Mac:
      • Update to firmware 20110729.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Support IP-Tuner format device strings (required for mythtv).
      • Improvements to local IP address detection.
      • Add vchannel tune APIs for use with HDHomeRun Prime hardware.
      • Fix DNS handling under cygwin required for remote debug logging.
      • Fix null-pointer dereference in out of memory condition.

    Release 20110323:

    • Windows:
      • Support 1GHz cable TV (HDHR3 US/EU models).
      • Run extensive channel scan for DVB-C cable (EU models).
      • Improvements to HDHomeRun Config (GUI).
      • Upgrade .NET framework.
      • Update to firmware 20110323.
    • Mac:
      • Improvements to HDHomeRun Config (GTK).
      • Update to firmware 20110323.
    • Linux:
      • Improvements to HDHomeRun Config (GTK).
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Upgrade channel maps (updated DVB-T tables, support for 1GHz cable, support for AU cable).
      • Scan 1MHz steps for EU and AU cable TV.
      • Report tuner count in discovery result.
      • Fix compile/link errors under Solaris.

    Release 20100828:

    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup / drivers:
      • Automatically generate channel Playlist for Windows Media Player.
      • Add support for remapping DVB-C channels to DVB-T for use with Windows Media Center.
      • Add support for user-specified symbol rates for DVBC.
      • Add support for application For The Record.
      • Generate XBMC files if XBMC is selected as the application, even if XBMC is not detected.
      • Make “Remove channels not found in scan” option persistent.
      • Fix SageTV SCN file generation for clean v7 installs.
      • Fix problem where tuner driver was not de-registered when tuner disabled and removed.
      • Update postcode validation rules.
      • Updated beta release of the WMC Sync utility.
      • Update to firmware 20100828.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun QuickTV / Windows Media Player:
      • Add support for MPEG1 video in QuickTV/Windows Media Player.
      • Disable codec-missing messages incorrectly triggered when rapidly changing channels.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config GUI:
      • Add support for TECH SNR numbers with higher precision than 1dB.
      • Improvements to channel selection.
      • Detect channelmap list from device.
      • Fix problem where HDHomeRun Config GUI could cause a tuner to lose program selection if the channel was tuned by a different application while HDHomeRun Config GUI was running.
      • Fix application crash if HDHR was unplugged while user has program list showing for selection.
    • Mac:
      • Update to firmware 20100828.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Fix missing fclose in the hdhomerun_config upgrade code.
      • Fix random lockkey generation.
      • Fix const warnings.

    Release 20100213:

    • Windows:
      • Add a7qam256-6100 a7qam128-6100 a7qam64-6100 modulation options for DVB-C.
      • Update to firmware 20100213.
    • Mac:
      • Update to firmware 20100213.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Fix socket issue under cygwin.

    Release 20100121:

    • Windows:
      • Fix situation where Windows Media Center could deadlock resulting in one the following messages: “A serious error has occurred”, “Please wait. Searching for tuners”, “All tuners are in use”.
      • Fix generation of XBMC channel files when one or more channel names are invalid.
      • Fix channel sorting in QuickTV.
      • Add support for separate groups of tuners with the same source class.
      • Add GUI option to disable Windows 7 Windows Media Center background channel scan.
      • Automatically locate BdaSup.sys when reinstalling BDA components.
      • HDHR-US: Add advanced option for configuring VCT filtering/injection with US-QAM.
      • HDHR-EU: Add support for configuring DVB-C auto-modulation detection.
      • HDHR-EU: Detect E-AC3 audio.
      • Update to firmware 20100121.
    • Mac:
      • Update to firmware 20100121.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Upgrade socket handling.
      • Upgrade msleep handling.
      • hdhomerun_config: prevent sleep on Windows machines during save operation.

    Release 20091024:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Add support for J River Media Center.
      • Support DVB-C in MediaPortal.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Enable TotalMedia download for HDHR-EU customers.
      • Check for updates when run.
      • Update to firmware 20091024.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun QuickTV:
      • Add option to allow multiple QuickTV windows to be opened.
      • Add option to run QuickTV as a stay-on-top window.
      • Add support for channel-list files for listing channels.
      • Add multicast video support (commercial use).
      • Detect and report missing codecs.
      • Fix window size problem on netbooks.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun BDA driver:
      • Support Win7 WMC operation without registry information.
      • Use channelmap based channel bandwidth for DVB-T/DVB-C if application fails to set the channel bandwidth.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun WMP plugin:
      • Add multicast video support (commercial use).
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Installer:
      • Associate “.qtv” channel-list files with HDHomeRun QuickTV.
    • Mac: Installer:
      • Update to firmware 20091024.
    • HDHomeRun Config (GTK):
      • Add Ctrl-D hotkey to enable sending diagnostic information to support.
      • Stop stream on VLC exit.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Expand hdhomerun_discover API to allow socket reuse.
      • Add multicast video support.
      • Fix socket leak on non-Windows platforms.
      • Fix possible timing inaccuracy if the system time changes.
      • Remove use of select() causing problems with greater than 1024 sockets.
      • Improvements to debug logging.

    Release 20090830:

    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Update to firmware 20090830.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun QuickTV:
      • Add XP64 compatibility.
    • Mac: Installer:
      • Update to firmware 20090830.

    Release 20090806:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • GBPVR: Automatically add HDHomeRun tuners to the GBPVR bda.ini file.
      • GBPVR: Automatically add digital cable channels that contain unencrypted programs to GBPVR qam.ini file.
      • MediaPortal: Filter digital cable channels to only report channels that contain unencrypted programs.
      • SageTV: Improvements to the handling of SageTV when user has disabled UAC.
      • XBMC: Update generated files to support second tuner.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Faster channel scan for US-cable.
      • Improvements to lineup server interaction to improve channel results.
      • Improvements to guide name/number conflict handling.
      • Workaround a Windows bug causing some DVB-T channels not to work in MCE 2005 and WMC TV-Pack.
      • Fix problem where multiple VLC notification icons were left by the clock.
      • Reuse same instance of the preview application when possible.
      • Fix in-use errors reported on some systems.
      • Add option for Canada WMC TV Pack if WMC TV Pack is detected.
      • Update to firmware 20090806.
      • GUI improvements.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun QuickTV:
      • New HDHomeRun QuickTV application for viewing live TV.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config (GUI)
      • Avoid changing the selected tuner on rescan.
      • Reuse same instance of the preview application when possible.
      • Fix problem where multiple VLC notification icons were left by the clock.
      • Fix in-use errors reported on some systems.
      • GUI improvements.
    • Windows BDA Driver:
      • Fix graph reference count leak.
      • Fix bug where the signal strength may be misreported in remap mode for a non/existant channel.
    • Windows Media Player Plugin:
      • Support additional third party h.264 codecs.
      • Display error message if a codec is missing that is needed to play the channel.
      • Add dynamic tuner allocation support.
    • Mac: Installer:
      • Update to firmware 20090806.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Faster channel scan for US-cable.
      • Track TSID during channelscan for use with channel matching.
      • Resource-lock tuner during hdhomerun_config channel scan.
      • Skip discover of device ID when device ID is known.
      • Fix min/max conflict compiling with MythTV.
      • Fix possible early return from msleep.
      • Start streaming API updated to fall back to UDP if firmware does not support RTP.
      • Separate out debug disable from debug close APIs.
      • Speed up discovery process.
      • Add dynamic tuner allocation support to libhdhomerun.

    Release 20090415:

    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Fix case where conflicting channel names were not detected and prevented.
      • Fix problem where the tuner configuration was not remembered if set to “Digital Cable” combined with “Other: ATSC/QAM” or “Other: DVBT/DVBC”.
      • Update to firmware 20090415.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Fix problem where tuners may be unavailable if a DVR application terminates unexpectedly and fails to release a tuner.

    Release 20090411:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • SageTV: Improvements to generation of SageTV SCN files for Digital Cable.
      • SageTV: Do not generate SCN files for Digital Antenna (ATSC/DVBT).
      • SageTV: Fix problem where old SageTV SCN files were not deleted.
      • LiquidTV: Restart LiquidTV service if BDA configuration changes.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Add support for single integer virtual channel numbers.
      • Detect and prevent conflicting channel information.
      • Update to firmware 20090411.
      • GUI improvements.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Improvements to debug logging.
    • Mac: Installer:
      • Detect location of VLC.
      • Update to firmware 20090411.
      • Fix problem where firmware updater may fail to upgrade if unit is running a firmware release from 2007.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add support for single integer virtual channel numbers.
      • Add lockkey support to hdhomerun_config.
      • Cleaner exit handling for hdhomerun_config save command.

    Release 20090305a:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Add application setting to support future LiquidTV releases with HDHomeRun support.
      • Add firewall exception for BeyondTV Recorder service if detected.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Fix possible situation where driver registry settings were not upgraded when installing newer HDHomeRun software.
      • Update to firmware 20090305.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Auto-detect network provider compatibility mode if needed (replaces registry configuration).
      • Optimize auto-modulation detection based on modulation type requested.
      • Improvements to debug logging.
    • Windows: WMP plugin:
      • Support DVBT AAC/LATM audio for use in New Zealand.
    • Mac: Installer:
      • Add backwards compatibility support for OS 10.4.
      • Update to firmware 20090305.
    • Linux/Mac: HDHomeRun Config (GUI)
      • Support DVBT channel maps.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Report overflow errors when using the hdhomerun_config save command.
      • Fix loop delay handling in the hdhomerun_config save command that was causing overflow errors on some systems.

    Release 20090215:

    • Windows: Installer:
      • Deprecate HDHomeRun Manager application.
      • Store HDHomeRun software version string in registry.
    • Windows: Application support:
      • Windows Media Player plugin for streaming direclty to WMP.
      • Add workaround to support ATSC OTA in Canada with WMC TV Pack.
      • Disable WMCTVP HRC workaround if Win7 WMC is detected.
      • Fix detection of XBMC version on 64-bit Windows.
      • Fix detection of MSNP.ax when Vista SP2 is installed.
      • Depreciate support for SageTV 6.3.x and older.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Support channel preview using Windows Media Player.
      • Add ability to override resource lock when previewing channels.
      • Update to firmware 20090215.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Support channel preview using Windows Media Player.
      • Add ability to override resource lock when previewing channels.
      • Add support for TECH hardware.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Improve buffer handling and reduce memory footprint.
      • Improvements to debug logging.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Add support for executing startup script on TECH hardware.

    Release 20081231:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Generate channel files for XBMC.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Do not force the specific deinterlace mode when launching VLC.
      • Update to firmware 20081231.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Do not force the specific deinterlace mode when launching VLC.
    • Windows BDA driver:
      • Filter out blank padding when application does not control filtering.
      • Fix rare error reading lineup configuration file.
    • Linux: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Do not force the specific deinterlace mode when launching VLC.

    Release 20081222:

    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Improvements to location/postcode validation.
      • Fix bug causing blank SageTV SCN files when used with a HRC-based cable system.
      • Fix bug causing SageTV FRQ files to be incorrectly deleted in some situations.
      • Allow window to be resized.
      • Update to firmware 20081222.
    • All platforms: libhdhomerun:
      • Adjust SNQ color thresholds to better match hardware scale.
      • Replace use of strcpy with strncpy.

    Release 20081213:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Hide encrypted-only channels from TotalMedia – reduces numbering conflicts and scan time.
    • Windows: hdhomerun_config:
      • Fix problem where hdhomerun_config would cause batch file processing to fail.
    • OSX: HDHomeRun Utilities:
      • Automatically download and install required framework if not installed.
      • Fix possible lockup in HDHomeRun Config (GUI) when VLC quits.
    • Linux: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Fix ‘make install’.

    Release 20081209:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Detect Windows 7 Media Center.
      • Enable PID filter by default for GB-PVR (requires GB-PVR 3.1.7).
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • GUI layout changes to improve flow.
      • Expand list of user-selectable countries for location setting.
      • Country + signal source configuration used to set channelmap in devices.
      • Default to TotalMedia if no other apps are detected so download button is displayed.
      • Add support for channel names using Unicode character sets.
      • Fix bug causing channel names containing a space to be truncated.
      • Detect if tuner is in use before running a channel scan or launching VLC.
      • Scan full HRC/Cable channel map for use on cable systems with mixed HRC/Cable frequencies.
      • Enable deinterlace support in VLC when launched via HDHomeRun Setup.
      • Fix possible exception in a situation where installing the Windows BDA components failed.
      • Update to firmware 20081209.
      • Add DVB-T support.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Add support for channel names using Unicode character sets.
      • Detect if tuner is in use before running launching VLC.
      • Enable deinterlace support in VLC when launched via HDHomeRun Config (GUI).
      • Add DVB-T support.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Add dynamic tuner allocation support to allow tuners to be automatically allocated between computers as needed.
      • Update USCableAuto mode to support cable systems that use a mixture of cable and HRC frequencies.
      • Optimize handling of PID filter updates within a transaction.
      • Support changing channel outside of a transaction.
      • Clear program filter on channel change to prevent stale configuration from being applied if the application does not update program filter.
      • Fix error detection and handling for out of range frequency request (>2GHz).
      • Add DVB-T support.
    • OSX: HDHomeRun Config (GUI)
      • New cross-platform HDHomeRun Config GUI utility.
    • Linux: HDHomeRun Config (GUI)
      • New cross-platform HDHomeRun Config GUI utility.
    • All platforms: hdhomerun_config:
      • Configure shell in windows to display UTF-8 strings.
      • Channel scan reads channelmap from device and scans channels from this channelmap (and any other associated channelmaps).
    • All platforms: libhdhomerun:
      • Add tuner resource lock support.
      • Channel scan order reversed to scan highest frequency first.
      • Add frequency tables for additional countries.
      • Change channel_list API to use a channel_list object rather than the channelmap bitmask used previously. Channel list objects can be created for any channelmap or list of channelmaps by name.
      • Deprecate API to get channelmaps by model. Application should read the current channelmap from the device or ask the user which channelmap to use.
      • Increase max length of a channel name (needed for DVB-T).
      • Change green (good) signal color to a lighter shade of green.
      • Add extern-C statements to channel and channelscan headers.
      • Fix bug causing channel names containing a space to be truncated.
      • Fix communication problem triggered by selecting a HDHR unit by IP address when the host has multiple network interfaces.
      • Fix memory warning where buffer was not zeroed before use.
      • Add DVB-T support.

    Release 20081002:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Publish 8VSB+QAM support for WMCTVP regardless of input type.
      • Convert us-cable channel request into us-hrc channel request for WMCTVP and TotalMedia when used on a HRC based cable system – fixes problem where WMCTVP may not detect ClearQAM channels on an HRC based cable system.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Add support for VLC 0.9.2.
      • Update to firmware 20081002
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Fix bug causing HDHomeRun Config (GUI) to not terminate correctly in some situations with VLC running.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Return IHDHomeRun_ProgramFilter as supported when enumerating supported interfaces.
      • Fix possible start up deadlock in BDA driver.
    • Windows: Installer:
      • Fix bug in updater causing version file to be pulled multiple times.
      • Check SW20-S050-15 power adapter replacement database and display webpage if appropriate.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Improve discover support for UNIX platforms.
      • Add support to hdhomerun_config for reading set value from stdin.
      • Fix potential get/set buffer overflow.
      • Fix null-termination error when PID filter is set to block-all.

    Release 20080727:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • VMC: Fix miss-detection of a Microsoft limited distribution release version of MSNP.ax that resulted in a no-signal error in VMC on some systems.
      • SageTV: include channels that do not have guide numbers in the SCN channel import file.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Fix bug in channel editor where it may fail to allocate a remap number when a channel is enabled that was previously disabled.
      • If a remap number is edited and changed to a number already in use then generate a new remap number for the other channel (rather than generating a new remap number for the channel that was just edited).
    • libhdhomerun:
      • Fix segfault in hdhomerun_config when a logged channel scan is run under 64-bit Linux.

    Release 20080723:

    • Windows: Application support:
      • Add support for Windows Media Center TV Pack (WMCTVP).
      • Auto-detect Media Center version (MCE 2005, VMC, WMCTVP).
      • Generate channel import information for MCE 2005 in ATSC mode (forces MCE 2005 to detect ATSC sub-channels).
      • Add support for SageTV 6.4 native QAM (SageTV version auto-detected).
      • Add support for BeyondTV 4.9 native QAM (BeyondTV version auto-detected).
      • Add application option for GB-PVR.
      • Add application option for MediaPortal.
      • Add application option for generic ATSC/QAM applications.
      • Add application option for generic DVBT applications.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Setup:
      • Add support for DVB-T hardware.
      • Add ability to log debug information when streaming to VLC.
      • Add native QAM support to channel editor.
      • Halve the cable channel scan time by detecting HRC vs Cable/IRC.
      • Track virtual channel numbers in the channel editor in Antenna and native QAM modes.
      • Clean up editing of remap numbers in the channel editor (double-click on remap entry to edit).
      • Fix column sorting in the channel editor.
      • Fix problem where atscprefs.xml file may not be generated when a channel name is blank.
      • Generate atscprefs.xml file for MCE 2005 in ATSC mode so MCE detects all ATSC sub-channels.
      • Generate SageTV scn files so SageTV can import channel information.
      • Update to firmware 20080723.
      • General UI improvements.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Manager:
      • Fix glitch where HDHomeRun Manager flashes up a window when Windows starts.
      • New HDHomeRun Manager notification icon and menu.
    • Windows: HDHomeRun Config (GUI):
      • Add support for DVB-T hardware.
      • Show modulation type in HDHomeRun Config (GUI).
      • Add ability to log debug information when streaming to VLC.
    • Windows: BDA driver:
      • Add support for DVB-T hardware.
      • Add support for BDA AutoDemodulate API.
      • Add API to allow filtering by program number.
    • Windows: Installer:
      • Fix problem where software updater may not be installed correctly when upgrading.
    • libhdhomerun:
      • New API for channel scan.
      • Add model detection and model helper functions.
      • Use RTP by default so network loss can be detected.
      • Add define to enable exporting functions when building a Windows DLL.
      • Report reception/network errors when using the hdhomerun_config save command.
      • Increase the minimum signal threshold to approx -83dBuV.

    Release 20080430:

    • Windows: Fix access violation error seen on some systems.
    • Windows/Mac/Linux: Fix upgrade communication error seen on some systems.
    • libhdhomerun: Fix uninitialized pointer causing access violation error in some situations.
    • libhdhomerun: Extend maximum allowed wait time for upgrade upload complete message to allow for actual time required to upload.

    Release 20080427:

    • Windows: Add support for downloading TotalMedia (including license key).
    • Windows: Fix multi-threaded reconnect error (most commonly seen when PC resumes from sleep).
    • Windows: Fix upgrade error handling.
    • Windows: Fix error saving graph in GraphEdit.
    • Windows: Update to firmware 20080427.
    • libhdhomerun: Check upgrade upload result reported by HDHomeRun (fixes communication state problem if upload failed).
    • libhdhomerun: Improvements to control retry/reconnect code.
    • libhdhomerun: Add pkt object to simplify packet handling.
    • libhdhomerun: Add UK/NZ frequencies to channel map API.
    • libhdhomerun: Add API for detecting channel maps based on HDHomeRun model (ATSC vs DVBT).
    • libhdhomerun: Detect MSVS Windows compile without additional user define.
    • libhdhomerun: Add support for compiling under Solaris.

    Release 20080307:

    • Windows: Fix possible no-signal issue in BDA driver.

    Release 20080305:

    • Windows: Fix possible no-signal issues when using OTA and a channel scan has not been run.
    • Windows: Fix DLL and install errors on Windows 2000.
    • Windows: Fix problem causing MCE to report “tuner error” on some systems after resuming from sleep.
    • Windows: Detect changes to IP configuration and enable/disable direct-connect as appropriate.
    • Windows: Support frequency adjustment to HRC channel numbering for applications with native QAM support.
    • Windows: Update to firmware 20080305.

    Release 20080212:

    • Windows: Combined 32-bit/64-bit installer that auto-detects OS type.
    • Windows: Suppress known non-digital or disabled channels to speed up channel scan in third-party DVR applications.
    • Windows: Auto-detect DVR application on first install.
    • Windows: Automatically close HDHomeRun utilities when installing new release.
    • Windows: Automatically stop MCE and SageTV services as required when updating BDA drivers.
    • Windows: Restart MCE scheduling service if lineup ID is changed.
    • Windows: Eliminate multiple requests for Admin approval during Vista install.
    • Windows: Eliminate need to reboot PC after upgrading in most situations.
    • Windows: Fix possible firewall installation errors when installing on a PC running SageTV.
    • Windows: Fix uninstall problem possible on some systems.
    • Windows: Detect and re-register Windows components needed by MCE if they are de-registered by uninstalling SageTV.
    • Windows: Fix cascade of errors reported when a HDHomeRun unit is unplugged while using HDHomeRun Config (GUI).
    • Windows: Update to firmware 20080212.
    • libhdhomerun: Change status color enumeration to ARGB format.

    Release 20080104:

    • Windows: Support different sources for each tuner (when supported by DVR application). Not supported by MCE.
    • Windows: Configure driver for feature-set supported by DVR application specified.
    • Windows: Support PID filtering in MCE 2005 for reduced network bandwidth in ATSC mode.
    • Windows: Improved UI handling for installing drivers.
    • Windows: Support configuration without lineup server if desired.
    • Windows: Faster channel scan by using Digital Antenna/Digital Cable selection to select channels to scan.
    • Windows: Indicate invalid/conflicting custom guide numbers.
    • Windows: Fix debug handling when using 32-bit application on 64-bit install.
    • Windows: Fix vcredist issue on Vista.
    • Windows: Fix rare miss-trigger of 4002 error on some systems.
    • Windows: Update to firmware 20080104.
    • libhdhomerun: Add APIs for obtaining number of channels that match a set of channel maps.
    • libhdhomerun: Enhance channel scan APIs to use a given set of channel maps.

    Release 20071209:

    • CD production release.