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libvorbis 1.3.7 - aoTuV-b03 Update

2020-07-07

oggenc-2.88, oggdropXPd-1.9.2 and standard oggvorbis dll compiles updated to libogg 1.3.4 and libvorbis 1.3.7 - aoTuV-b03. Lancer and other library variants will follow shortly.

libvorbis 1.3.7 Update

2020-07-06

oggenc-2.88, oggdropXPd-1.9.2 and standard oggvorbis dll compiles updated to libogg 1.3.4 and libvorbis 1.3.7. Other variants will follow shortly.

FLAC 1.3.3 git-ce6dd6b5

2020-06-12

Compiles updated to the flac-1.3.3.git-ce6dd6b5. Intel-19, 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

exhale v1.0.4 Release

2020-06-09

exhale, which is an acronym for "Ecodis eXtended High-efficiency And Low-complexity Encoder", is a lightweight library and application to encode uncompressed WAVE-format audio files into MPEG-4-format files complying with the ISO/IEC 23003-3 (MPEG-D) Unified Speech and Audio Coding (USAC, also known as Extended High-Efficiency AAC) standard. In addition, exhale writes program peak-level and loudness data into the generated MPEG-4 files according to the ISO/IEC 23003-4, Dynamic Range Control (DRC) specification for use by decoders providing DRC.

lame 3.100 Release

2020-04-09

Re-compiled bundles updated to SVN dated 2020-04-09. Intel-19, 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

HTTPS enabled in RareWares

2019-11-05

RareWares pages are now securely served through SSL/TLS thanks to a brand new cryptographic certificate, courtesy of the fine people at Let's Encrypt. You can rest calm in the knowledge that your downloads are not being tampered by evil hackers while in transit to your computer.

FLAC 1.3.3 Release

2019-08-10

Compiles updated to the 1.3.3 release. Intel-19 - 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

lame 3.100 Release

2019-08-06

Re-compiled bundles updated to SVN dated 2019-08-06. Intel-19, 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

lame 3.100 Release

2019-07-22

Re-compiled bundles including the latest "Bug fix for item #501. Intel-19, 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

lame 3.100 Release

2019-07-03

Re-compiled bundles including the latest "Bug fix for item [ #500 ] Buffer overflow in encoder". Intel-19, 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

lame 3.100 Release and lame 3.99.5o

2019-06-20

Re-compiled bundles including the bug-fixed FastCRC patch. Intel-19, 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

lame 3.100 Release

2018-11-18

Re-compiled bundles including the FastCRC patch. Intel818 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows. More variants will be added over the next few days.

FLAC 1.3.2 incorporating GIT updates to 2018-11-16

2018-11-16

Compiles updated to the latest release. Intel-18 - 32 and 64 bit compiles for Windows.

All oggvorbis dll compiles updated

2018-11-15

All oggvorbis dll compiles have been updated. Standard libvorbis 1.3.6, libvorbis 1.3.6 with aoTuVb6.03 and libvorbis aoTuVb6.03 Lancer builds. (New compiles of oggdropXPd and the remaining dlls will follow shortly.)

ReallyRareWares is back!

2017-09-03

ReallyRareWares was a much beloved section of RareWares, but after losing the old domain, I kinda lost interest in this project.
But no more! Please click the link at the beginning of this news entry - or at the top of the page, read the latest news blurb, and titillate your nostalgia with our lovingly curated selection of antiques and curios.
Also, please get in touch if you want to suggect changes or additions to the articles, or want to contribute a piece of software you believe belongs there. Thank you!

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