Software Update: Subsonic 3.5




Version 5.3 Subsonic true. Subsonic is an open source and cross-platform media streamer, streaming music and video, both inside and outside the home network and to multiple users simultaneously. On the computer via a web browser access to the media are obtained and there are apps to include Android, iOS and Windows Phone. The complete list of changes and improvements that have been made can be found below in version 5.3.

Subsonic 3.5

Show sidebar by default. Remember state across sessions.
Update Japanese translation, courtesy of Kenji Maekawa
Update German translation, courtesy of deejay2302
Added “Show all albums” overflow button.


Fixed error with guile or newest podcast episodes.
Much faster artist bio.
Displaying shorter artist bio.


Add method to get newest podcast episodes.
Improved performance or getArtists.

Subsonic 5.3.beta2

Allow custom URL as an alternative to *
Displaying proper message when visiting a non-existent or expired share.
Added option to delete all expired shares.


Fixed performance issue When retrieving “top songs”.

Subsonic 5.3.beta1

Show top tracks for artist.
Improved artist bio design.
Redesigned podcast pages.
Hide left frame by default, added toggle button.
Support custom redirects.
Make Default album list on homescreen configurable.
Make playButton behavior configurable (Settings> Personal> Queue Following songs on play)
Improve UI When no media is found.
Updated German translation, courtesy of deejay2302.
Show info even if artist name is slightly wrong


Ensure correct playback speed for mono and high sample frequency congestion in Jukebox mode.
Grant Access to media folders When auto-creating LDAP users.
Improved performance for podcast channels with many (> 1000) episodes.
Chromecast stop casting before the movie ends.
Expiration date not updated When upgrading from normal to lifetime subscription.
Starred image not shown for videos
“Show artist info” should be turned on by default When creating new users.
Include cover art downloading When whole album.
Png downloading album art does not always work.
Limit number of competitor cover art requests, to avoid out-of-memory.


Fixed some XSS vulnerabilities
Login failed Login Attempts. Can be used by fail2ban for IP banning.


Manage Subsonic playlist from the Sonos controller.
Show track numbers


Added more secure authentication scheme.
Added getTopSongs
Consider disc number in sorting for getAlbum
Added original width and height for videos.
Added album rating to getIndexes and getMusicDirectory.
Added maxBitRate to GetUser, GetUsers and update user.
Added license expiration dates and trial in getLicense.
Added cover art (and original image url) for podcast channels.
Support reverse chronological album lists.
Improved updates metadata or ID3 albums, eg, changing cover art.
Add changed date to playlists.
Avoid duplicate Access-Control-Allow-Origin header.


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