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-Changes between 1.2.9 and 1.2.10:
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-  * DVD drive autodetection.
-  * new dvdcss_is_scrambled() function.
-  * various failure recovery improvements.
-  * accept "X:\" as a device name, as well as "X:".
-  * various bug fixes.
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-Changes between 1.2.8 and 1.2.9:
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-  * more robust key caching
-  * support for cache directory tags
-  * improved seeking on win32
-  * support for Solaris libsmedia library
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-Changes between 1.2.7 and 1.2.8:
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-  * win32 fix for encrypted DVDs.
-  * workaround for strange discs that report read errors seemingly at random.
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-Changes between 1.2.6 and 1.2.7:
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-  * activated key caching by default.
-  * fix for collisions between cached keys.
-  * packaging improvements for Debian.
-  * packaging improvements for RPM-based distributions.
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-Changes between 1.2.5 and 1.2.6:
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-  * compilation fix for most UNIXes
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-Changes between 1.2.4 and 1.2.5:
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-  * key cache support
-  * improved robustness in case of read errors
-  * now builds under Cygwin
-  * now builds under Microsoft Visual C++
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-Changes between 1.2.3 and 1.2.4:
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-  * administrator rights are no longer required under Windows NT/2000/XP 
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-Changes between 1.2.2 and 1.2.3:
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-  * many Windows bugfixes
-  * workaround for drives which prevent key decryption
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-Changes between 1.2.1 and 1.2.2:
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-  * fix for the "ioctl_ReadTitleKey failed" bug on RPC2 drives
-  * better error checking
-  * improved documentation
-  * OS/2 port
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-Changes between 1.2.0 and 1.2.1:
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-  * fix for discs with a mismatched region
-  * QNX port
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-Changes between 1.1.1 and 1.2.0:
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-  * fix for a crash when an unencrypted sector is found on a scrambled disc
-  * stability enhancements
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-Changes between 1.1.0 and 1.1.1:
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-  * compilation fixes for BeOS, IRIX, OpenBSD
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-Changes between 1.0.0 and 1.1.0:
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-  * merged all patches from the Ogle group
-  * lots of bugfixes
-  * HP-UX port
-  * better error recovery
-  * third descrambling implementation
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-Changes between 0.0.3 and 1.0.0:
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-  * stable API
-  * OpenBSD port
-  * NetBSD port
-  * Mac OS X port
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-Changes between 0.0.2 and 0.0.3:
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-  * fix to access the whole device under Win32
-  * BSD/OS port
-  * Solaris port
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-Changes between 0.0.1 and 0.0.2:
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-  * internal key cache mechanism
-  * stability fixes
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