Early release aficionados rejoice! There is a new beta (dated 2016-03-20) here which fixes a crash in some situations in the video handling. (memory pointer free at the wrong place in time)
Speaking of video, we’ve slightly simplified the use. Now, only
require 'shoes/videoffi' is required so delete
Vlc.load_lib in your scripts after installing the new beta. There are code attempts in there to not do it twice but why tease the Gods?
A problem has been reported for Video on OSX 10.9.5 (Mavericks) but seems to be localized to that OSX version. The audio plays, but no video is shown, just the black box. OSX 10.10 doesn’t have that problem.
LASTLY, as stated before, using 3.3.1 BETA to package is just asking for confusion. I’ll also note that packaging is now 100% ruby code, albeit very confusing code which you can read for yourself to see what’s going on. It’s just scripts included in every Shoes.