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Git for Windows v2.30.2 New

Package Tool Unix Port

Git is a version control system for tracking code changes in software development. Git for Windows allows users to work on existing Git projects and/or set up local repositories for their own projects.

Use cases: git client version control
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Runs on:Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: %USERPROFILE%\.config
Stealth: ? No
Path portability: No
License: GNU GPLv2 FOSS
How to extract: Download the file prefixed with PortableGit. Launch the self-extracting EXE to a folder of your choice. Launch either git-bash.exe or git-cmd.exe.
What's new? This version addresses CVE-2021-21300 (a bug that allows code injection during a clone from an untrusted source).

New Features

youtube-dl v2021.01.24.1 New

Package Tool

youtube-dl is a command-line program to download videos from YouTube and many other sites. It is very up-to-date and typically responds very quickly to changes on the YouTube website which causes trouble for other downloaders.

Use cases: download video
Category:
Runs on:Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: None
Dependencies: Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86)
Stealth: ? Yes. Can save cache to the user's profile, see more here.
Unicode support: Yes
License: Unlicense FOSS
How to extract: Download youtube-dl.exe to a folder of your choice and launch.
What's new? See:
https://github.com/ytdl-org/youtube-dl/releases

FFmpeg (Package) v4.3.1

Package

FFmpeg is a collection of libraries and tools to process multimedia content such as audio, video, image, subtitles and related metadata.

It is a popular audio video converter and can also grab streams, device inputs as well as output them.

It contains the following tools:

  • FFmpeg: the primary tool to manipulate, convert and stream multimedia content.
  • FFprobe: analysis tool to inspect multimedia content.
  • FFplay: minimalistic multimedia player.

Available from:
Gianluigi Tiesi. You can also get the latest build here.
AnimMouse.
• Reino Wijnsma: XP-compatible-builds.
Zeranoe. Not updated. Last release is 4.3.1. Get it from the Internet Archive: 32-bit, 64-bit.

Category:
Writes settings to: None
License: Freeware/Open Source FOSS